All front-line police officers should be offered a Taser to protect them against the increased terrorism threat, the head of the Police Federation says.
The Army is setting up a new unit that will use psychological operations and social media to help fight wars "in the information age".
Violent religious extremists are often tortured men with a history of using pornography, London Mayor Boris Johnson says.
Officials' primary concern was with "national security" during a paedophile scandal involving a senior British diplomat in the 1980s, according to a former top civil servant.
Migrant voters could have a decisive impact in key marginal seats at the general election, a study suggests.
Events are held to mark the 50th anniversary of Sir Winston Churchill's funeral, with the boat that carried his coffin repeating its Thames journey.
Former cabinet minister Andrew Mitchell refused an offer to settle his "Plebgate" libel case just two months before he lost, court papers show.
Paul Murphy is to stand down as Labour MP for Torfaen after 28 years in parliament.
University applications have reached record levels, according to the Ucas admissions service.
Four survivors of child sex abuse say they have received more threats and online abuse after MPs inadvertently published their details online.
Former Labour health minister Lord Darzi tells BBC's Newsnight it is irrelevant whether NHS care is delivered by the private or the public sector.
A school in Bristol apologises for including UKIP in a list of far-right groups that was shown to pupils during a lesson.
MPs say problems in some more autonomous schools have been picked up too late because of lack of oversight by the government.
The BBC, Sky and ITN have confirmed that they will not be inviting the DUP to take part in the main televised debates ahead of the general election.
A tour of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.
Scottish government plans to protect the nation's seas are not fit for purpose and could even make the current situation worse, MSPs say.
BBC Democracy Live takes you on a tour of the Scottish Parliament.
Newly-qualified doctors should be offered "golden hellos" to entice them to work in general practice in Wales, Plaid Cymru says.
A guide to the National Assembly for Wales.
The Green Party is looking to peel off voters from Labour - but what should Ed Miliband's response be?
The grids have been drawn up, the campaign is already under way. With the forthcoming election too close to call, for the next 100 days the parties will be throwing everything at trying to win.
Political analysis from around England
MPs hear evidence on broadband in rural areas and the Charity Commission.
Links to political parties and other useful websites covering UK politics.
Here's a full list of who is doing what job in David Cameron's new cabinet
The details of Labour leader Ed Miliband's shadow cabinet following the recent reshuffle.
Links to other Parliamentary broadcasters
Esther Rantzen says Maureen Lipman's comments over a rise in anti-Semitism are "incredibly insulting to Britain".
Sir John Chilcot has yet to explain reasons for the delay to his inquiry says ex-Home Office minister Norman Baker.
Nigel Farage says he does not feel any better for taking part in Dry January, abstaining from alcohol for a month.