French director Jacques Audiard's film, Dheepan, wins the top prize at Cannes, the Palme d'Or.
Swedish singer Mans Zelmerlow triumphs at this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna, beating Russia's Polina Gagarina.
Terry Sue-Patt, who played Benny Green in the children's TV series Grange Hill, is found dead in east London.
The second day of Radio 1's Big Weekend in Norwich starts with showers but hasn't put off any of the 25,000 fans at Earlham Park.
A bride who booked a Gary Barlow lookalike for her wedding gets a shock as the real Take That star turns up to sing.
A US cable network pulls a long running reality TV show over allegations of sexual abuse by one of its members.
Dave Grohl, Ricky Gervais and Chris Martin pay tribute to DJ Fearne Cotton as she broadcasts her final show on Radio 1.
Mexican artist Frida Kahlo's native garden and studio are recreated at the New York Botanical Garden.
A Max Liebermann painting from the collection of the late art hoarder Cornelius Gurlitt is to go up for auction next month.
After a 33-year career, The Tonight Show host David Letterman's goodbye attracts more than 13 million viewers
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.
Swedish singer Mans Zelmerlow has triumphed at this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna, beating Russia's Polina Gagarina.
One of London's leading music photographers is now using his lens to tackle extremism.
Take That star Gary Barlow has made his final surprise appearance to sing at the wedding of a fan in Liverpool.
Street artist Cacao Rocks explains what the increasing graffiti in the Greek capital tells us about the political climate in the country.
A new exhibition of portraits at the National Portrait Galley in Washington explores the changing nature of celebrity - and who is looking at whom.
Lamb is the first Ethiopian film ever to have made it in to the Cannes festival's official selection.
Julia Margaret Cameron was a pioneering British photographer, and should be the face of the £20 note, says Will Gompertz.
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.
The writer who links The Vagina Monologues and Mad Max
Singer Laura Doggett's frustration with modern pop lyrics
Hugh Laurie challenges Hollywood's 'scary' view of the future
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
Director Danny Boyle takes part in the opening ceremony for a new £25m arts centre named Home in Manchester.
Some of Scotland's best-known artists are backing a campaign to reinstate the late licence at Glasgow's Arches venue.
Muse, Florence and the Machine and Rudimental tie up the first day of Radio 1's Big Weekend in Norwich with Taylor Swift and Foo Fighters still to come.