Leach hat-trick in first three balls

Worcestershire's Joe Leach takes a hat-trick with the first three balls of the One-Day Cup game against Northamptonshire.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 5:07 am

Freight trains derail after crash

Two freight trains collided during engineering work on the line near Cumnock in Ayrshire.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 4:59 am

Speaker Bishop quits over expenses

The speaker of the lower house of the Australian parliament, Bronwyn Bishop, resigns over an expenses scandal.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 4:57 am

UK and France seek EU help over Calais

The UK home secretary and her French counterpart urge other EU nations to act to help address the root causes of the Calais migrant crisis.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 4:56 am

'Second plane part' found on Reunion

More plane wreckage washes up on Reunion Island, after a wing part - possibly from missing flight MH370 - was found last week.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 4:54 am

Di Maria set to have PSG medical

Manchester United winger Angel Di Maria will have a medical in the next 24 hours before a proposed move to Paris St-Germain.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 4:45 am

Al-Jazeera verdict delayed again

Verdicts in the retrial of three al-Jazeera journalists in Egypt previously jailed for allegedly aiding the banned Muslim Brotherhood are delayed again.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 4:40 am

Mortar in graveyard 'despicable'

The people who left a "mortar-type device" in a graveyard in County Tyrone have been described as "despicable".

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 4:32 am

Rea on brink of winning world title

Jonathan Rea is on the brink of winning the World Superbike title after taking a win and a second place in Malaysia.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 4:14 am

Bus ploughs into tree after crash

Four people are taken to hospital after a bus crashed with a car and then ploughed into a tree.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 4:05 am

Festival to resume after plane crash

The CarFest motoring event is to resume, despite the death of a pilot whose aircraft plummeted from the sky during an aerial display.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 3:54 am

One person killed in house fire

One person dies in a fire at a house in the Lagmore area on the outskirts of west Belfast.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 3:51 am

Suicide attack hits Turkish troops

Two Turkish security troops have died and 31 wounded in a suicide attack by Kurdish PKK militants, according to the regional governor's office.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 3:39 am

Bus station disorder fines go-ahead

People who "loiter" around bus stations in Caerphilly county could face a £100 fine under new powers approved by the council.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 3:38 am

Two charged with attempted murder

Two men are charged with attempted murder after two teenagers are assaulted in Sennybridge, Powys.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 3:30 am

Man badly injured in car crash

A man is being treated for life threatening injuries after his car was involved in a crash with a pick-up truck in Aberdeenshire.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 3:16 am

VIDEO: Night out at the V&A Museum

London's Victoria and Albert Museum has stayed open around-the-clock to accommodate demand for its Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty exhibition.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 2:01 am

Myanmar flood death toll 'to rise'

The death toll from floods in Myanmar, that have hit 156,000 people, is expected to rise over the coming days, the United Nations warns.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 1:39 am

New doping claims 'very alarming'

The World Anti-Doping Agency is "very alarmed" after fresh allegations of suspected doping emerge in a leak of test data.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 1:30 am

Questions of migration - and doping

The Calais crisis - and wider issues around immigration - continue to fill most papers, but the Sunday Times leads with what it says is a major sport doping scandal.

Posted by on 2 August 2015 | 12:18 am

VIDEO: Myanmar floods worst in decades

A state of emergency has been declared in several regions of Myanmar after the worst flooding in decades.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 11:46 pm

VIDEO: Calais migrants pepper-sprayed

French police use pepper spray overnight to force back a group of migrants who cut through fencing at the Channel Tunnel terminal in Calais.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 10:52 pm

Poll to find UK's favourite insect

An online poll is launched by the Royal Society of Biology to find the UK's favourite insect.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 9:46 pm

Ice bucket challenge: What's happened since?

A year on, how much difference has it made?

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 9:12 pm

VIDEO: Funeral for Bobbi Kristina Brown

A funeral service is held in the US state of Georgia for Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of the late singer Whitney Houston and the rapper Bobby Brown.

Posted by on 1 August 2015 | 8:44 pm