Dave Grohl, Ricky Gervais and Chris Martin pay tribute to DJ Fearne Cotton as she broadcasts her final show on Radio 1.
Ireland, Iceland and Switzerland fail to qualify for the final of the Eurovision Song Contest after the second semi-final in Vienna.
A Max Liebermann painting from the collection of the late art hoarder Cornelius Gurlitt is to go up for auction next month.
Mexican artist Frida Kahlo's native garden and studio are recreated at the New York Botanical Garden.
After a 33-year career, The Tonight Show host David Letterman's goodbye attracts more than 13 million viewers
English National Ballet are to move to a new "state of the art" home in east London in 2018, its artistic director announces.
Director Danny Boyle takes part in the opening ceremony for a new £25m arts centre named Home in Manchester.
Black Sabbath receive a lifetime achievement prize at the Ivor Novello songwriting awards, with honours also going to Ed Sheeran and Clean Bandit.
Some of Scotland's best-known artists are backing a campaign to reinstate the late licence at Glasgow's Arches venue.
Celebrities including Sadie Frost, Paul Gascoigne, and Shobna Gulati are awarded a combined £1.2m in phone-hacking damages from Mirror Group Newspapers.
Author JK Rowling feels "fully vindicated and her reputation restored" after the Daily Mail's apology to the author is read out in London's High Court.
Jeremy Clarkson says being sacked from Top Gear "was my own silly fault" and has left him with "a huge hole" in his life.
Four US presidents join stars including Steve Martin, Tina Fey and Foo Fighters to salute David Letterman on his final late night talk show.
The Rolling Stones play a surprise gig in Los Angeles during which they perform the entire Sticky Fingers album.
Increasing numbers of UK schoolchildren are choosing to read in their spare time, with six in 10 having a favourite work of fiction, research suggests.
BBC News catches up with Guy Sebastian, Australia's entry to this year's Eurovision Song Contest, and the fans who have followed him to Vienna.
Who made it through the second semi-final of 2015's Eurovision Song Contest?
Lamb is the first Ethiopian film ever to have made it in to the Cannes festival's official selection.
Film director Danny Boyle expresses concern about the gathering of personal data by companies such as Facebook and Google.
The DuPont Underground in Washington pitches a new way to experience art underground but will the project get off the ground? The BBC's Olivia Crellin reports.
David Letterman has presented his last edition of his late night talk show.
Sadie Frost wins £260,000 in phone-hacking damages from Mirror Group Newspapers and speaks of her relief.
A concert pianist has won a legal battle to publish an autobiographical book giving details of sexual abuse he experienced as a child.
Cate Blanchett on her new film Carol
McQueen's life in in the fast lane on film
David Letterman signs off
The secret to The Vaccines' reputation as one of the finest live UK bands
Australia's wildcard shake-up of Eurovision
Green Room director Jeremy Saulnier on his violent thriller starring Patrick Stewart
'I have a knack for pop' says Brandon Flowers