British counter-terrorism police chiefs are making an unprecedented appeal to Muslim women to urge men against travelling to possibly fight in Syria.
The number of older people in England needing care will "outstrip" the number of family members able to provide it by 2017, a think tank warns.
A first US contingent arrives in Poland for military exercises amid heightened tensions with Russia over Ukraine.
Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas announce a reconciliation deal, saying they will seek to form a unity government in the coming weeks.
US film star Jodie Foster marries her girlfriend, Alexandra Hedison, the actress's representative confirms.
Nick Clegg will pledge to speak "loudly, passionately and unequivocally" against "isolationists" when he launches the Liberal Democrat campaign for the European elections.
Plans to allow schools to keep asthma inhalers go to public consultation, as campaigners say current rules endanger hundreds of thousands of children.
A Home Office scheme resulted in asylum seekers being placed in "unacceptably poor" housing, the Commons Public Accounts Committee says.
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone goes on trial on bribery charges in the German city of Munich, and could face 10 years in jail if convicted.
Facebook reports growing earnings on surging mobile advertising revenue as chief finance officer David Ebersman prepares to leave.
RAF fighter jets were scrambled to investigate two Russian military aircraft spotted approaching UK airspace, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) says.
The Duchess of Cornwall's brother, Mark Shand, dies in a New York hospital after sustaining a serious head injury in a fall.
A police update in the hunt for missing Madeleine McCann and the death of the brother of the Duchess of Cornwall after a fall in New York attract front page headlines.
Cornish people will be granted minority status under European rules for the protection of national minorities.
The number of viewer complaints over the audibility of BBC One drama Jamaica Inn escalates, with the second episode seeing a decline in ratings following Monday's debut instalment.
Karim Benzema's goal gives Real Madrid the advantage as holders Bayern Munich lose semi-final first leg in Spain.
Legendary Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps says he is coming out of retirement because of concerns over his weight.
Paul Farbrace is confirmed as England's new assistant coach to Peter Moores after quitting as Sri Lanka head coach.
Manchester United reject "unprofessional" claim, insisting they did not want to search for a successor behind David Moyes's back.
Liverpool plan to redevelop parts of Anfield to increase the ground's capacity to around 59,000.
The Scottish government disputes UK government claims about future pension costs in an independent Scotland.
A potential free trade deal called the Trans Pacific Partnership is being seen as key to boosting growth in the Asia-Pacific region. But it has raised some questions about the impact on US jobs.
UKIP says it is "extremely unhappy" about the name of another Eurosceptic party contesting the European elections.
Senior Liberal Democrat Danny Alexander says the Lib Dems would be willing to renew their coalition with the Conservatives, but would not support a minority government.
Drinking more than three large glasses of wine can push people over a "tipping point", meaning they consume about 6,300 extra calories in the following 24 hours, research says.
The most dangerous form of skin cancer is now five times more common than it was in the 1970s.
A study says the public cost of higher university fees and loans is "highly uncertain" and depends on how much future graduates will earn.
Snooker World Champion Steve Davis is taking his love of the sport into schools in the hope of improving students' maths skills.
Twitter users bombard the New York Police department with images depicting police aggression in the latest social media campaign to go awry.
Microsoft's natural language expert explains how he breathed life into the firm's Halo-inspired virtual assistant Cortana.