Dutch 'Syria bride' custody extended

A judge in the Netherlands agrees to extend the period police can hold a Dutch teenager who travelled to Syria to marry an Islamist fighter.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 9:38 am

Two dead as London balcony collapses

Two men die and at least six other people are injured as part of a balcony collapses in west London.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 9:37 am

VIDEO: 'Creating Google' for Myanmar

Chief executive Rahul Batra explains his ambitions for the Burmese search engine Bindez.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 9:32 am

Republicans savage immigration plan

President Barack Obama's use of executive powers to give more than four million undocumented migrants work permits "damages the presidency" says a Republican leader.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 9:30 am

Sturgeon announces new Scots cabinet

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announces the make-up of her new senior ministerial team, with an equal split of male and female members.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 9:29 am

Deadly stadium stampede in Zimbabwe

Eleven people have been killed in a stampede after a religious service in a stadium in Zimbabwe, police say.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 9:28 am

Biden warns Russia faces 'isolation'

US Vice President Joe Biden, on a visit to Ukraine, says Russia faces "greater isolation" if it fails to pull back its military forces.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 9:21 am

'Child porn' councillor 'was bullied'

A councillor named as a "risk" to children rejects the claim, saying he is the victim of bullying.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 9:12 am

Hamilton puts down title marker

Lewis Hamilton is fastest in both practice sessions as he puts down a title marker ahead of the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 9:09 am

Ulster Bank closing 10 more branches

Ulster Bank is to close another 10 branches in Northern Ireland.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 9:02 am

Iran urged to agree nuclear deal

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius urges Iran to "seize the opportunity" of reaching a deal on its nuclear programme in Vienna.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 8:48 am

VIDEO: Games tech boost for movie planning

Researchers at Abertay University in Dundee look to have given the blockbuster a boost by applying computer games technology to the film industry.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 8:42 am

VIDEO: Two dead in London balcony incident

Two men have died and at least six other people have been injured in an incident in Cadogan Square, Knightsbridge where eyewitnesses say a sofa was being moved through a balcony window.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 8:28 am

VIDEO: BBC F1 team's best moments of 2014

The BBC F1 team share their favourite moments of the 2014 season so far, as the title goes down to the wire at the last race in Abu Dhabi.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 8:27 am

VIDEO: Bid to 'remove worst bits' of Health Act

Liz Kendall says a Labour private member's bill would remove the worst bits of the huge Health and Social Care Act.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 8:25 am

Uganda uproar over toddler's death

The funeral is held in Uganda of a boy of two, who was run over by a council vehicle after his mother was arrested for selling fruit.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 8:01 am

PM 'determined' to win back Rochester

UKIP's win in the Rochester by-election was narrower than expected, says the prime minister, as he vows to work to win the seat back.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 8:01 am

Tan says Wigan's Whelan is a racist

Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan accuses Wigan counterpart Dave Whelan of being a racist following several controversial comments.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 8:00 am

VIDEO: 100-year-old sees ocean for first time

The moment a 100-year-old American woman, Ruby Holt, sees the ocean for the first time.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 7:55 am

'Extremist risk' at Muslim schools

Pupils at six east London schools are "vulnerable to extremist influences and radicalisation", Ofsted's Sir Michael Wilshaw says after snap inspections.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 7:52 am

Miliband: Flags tweet disrespectful

Ed Miliband says a Labour MP who quit her role after tweeting a picture of a house with three England flags and a white van parked outside "conveyed a sense of disrespect".

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 7:37 am

Holy trademark! Batman v Valencia

La Liga giants Valencia are facing a fight to be allowed to use a bat symbol on their crest - from the creators of Batman.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 7:29 am

How a single tweet led to resignation

How exactly did the Thornberry tweet lead to her resignation?

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 7:21 am

Are all bets off after fresh UKIP win?

After Mark Reckless wins the Rochester and Strood by-election, how significant a force is UKIP in British politics?

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 7:17 am

PFA hopes Evans gets new club offer

The PFA hopes Ched Evans will be "given an opportunity at another club" after Sheffield United withdraw training offer.

Posted by on 21 November 2014 | 7:15 am