North Korea has attempted to fire a ballistic missile off its east coast but the launch appears to have failed, South Korean military officials say.
An inquiry into historical child sex abuse in Northern Ireland is due to begin examining allegations relating to the former Kincora Boys’ Home.
A woman killed by a crocodile in Australia’s far-north was on a trip to celebrate the end of her friend’s cancer treatment.
The length of UK roads covered by permanent average speed cameras has more than doubled since 2013, new figures have reveal.
High Streets and public spaces in some areas of the UK no longer have any council-run public lavatories, the BBC learns.
Families of victims of the Winterbourne View scandal write to the prime minister demanding he shuts outdated care home institutions.
Is Donald Trump actually the most moderate Republican candidate for years?
Will giving computers emotions make them more useful at work?
The latest in the EU referendum campaign, migrant smuggling by sea and health issues are on the front pages.
Anonymous social media novel gains growing audience
The centenary of the biggest naval engagement of World War One is to be marked by services in Scotland and at sea.
Brazilian football legend Pele is auctioning off more than 1,500 football-related items accumulated over more than six decades.
BBC Sport uncovers the multi-billion pound world where luck counts as much as breeding in the race for Derby success.
A US zoo has defended its decision to shoot a gorilla, after a four-year-old boy fell into its enclosure.
The truth about running when you are pregnant
A French gardener is jailed for 30 years for the premeditated murder of his British lover at her home in southern France in 2012.
Four people have died in floods in southwestern Germany after torrential rain in the past 24 hours.
The director of Cincinnati zoo says he would do the same again after a gorilla, into whose enclosure a child fell, was shot dead.
International footballer Alan Pulido fought one of his kidnappers and grabbed his phone to call police, officials reveal.
Competitors in Brockworth have been taking part in the annual cheese rolling contest, despite
Take That star Gary Barlow surprised shoppers in Bristol on Monday with an impromptu concert – wearing a Gary Barlow mask.