BBC's Yentob 'violated' by hacking

BBC creative director Alan Yentob says he felt "violated on a truly massive scale" by journalists who hacked his phone, the High Court hears.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 11:21 am

Man jailed for girl's toilet attack

A man who abused a nine-year-old girl in a public toilet in Cumbria is jailed.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 11:10 am

TV election debates will 'go ahead'

Broadcasters say they will proceed with plans for three TV election debates, despite David Cameron saying he will only take part in one.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 11:08 am

'Long, steady march' to end abuse

Natalie Pirks draws on her own experiences to illustrate what football still has to do to stamp out "the ugly side of the game".

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 10:57 am

Police criticised over Syria girls

The parents of three girls feared to be in Syria say police failed to tell them they spoke to the trio weeks ago when another girl went missing, reports say.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 10:57 am

'Adams wrong' say dead man's family

The family of a murdered County Armagh man reject claims by Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams that criminals were responsible for his death.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 10:51 am

Shot men 'failed to appear' in court

Two men who were due to appear in court on Friday failed to show after they were shot in west Belfast the night before, a court is told.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 10:42 am

Weekend edition: The best of the week's reads

A collection of some of the best reads from the BBC News website this week.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 10:37 am

Alonso crash puzzling to Coulthard

"Something does not add up" about Fernando Alonso's crash in Barcelona, says former McLaren driver David Coulthard.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 10:35 am

Warning of heavy rain and flooding

The Met Office issues an amber "be prepared" weather warning for areas surrounding Loch Ness and a yellow warning for other parts of Scotland.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 10:18 am

Four charged over Becky body parts

Four people appear in court accused of helping to hide or dispose of the body parts of teenager Becky Watts.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 9:54 am

India advance with win over Windies

India become the second team to qualify for the World Cup quarter-finals with a narrow four-wicket win over West Indies.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 9:50 am

'Flirty' Snapchat teacher banned

A West Yorkshire teacher who sent "intimate" Snapchat messages to a former pupil is banned from the profession.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 9:34 am

Boy, 13, admits party row murder

A 13-year-old boy admits murdering a man after an argument about a party in north London.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 9:23 am

Drivers get 10-minute parking leeway

Drivers will get 10 minutes' grace before being fined if they stay too long in council-owned car parks in England, the government announces.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 9:22 am

'Forced Santa' wins Dow Jones fight

A middle-aged Dow Jones accountant who said he was forced to dress up as Father Christmas and branded an "old buffer" wins his unfair dismissal case.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 9:07 am

End 'failed austerity' say Greens

Green Party leader Natalie Bennett calls for a "peaceful political revolution" at May's election to end the "failed experiment of austerity".

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 9:06 am

King seizes control at Rangers EGM

Dave King, Paul Murray and John Gilligan succeed in seizing control of Rangers with about 85% of shareholder votes.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 9:06 am

Gerrard CCTV row ex-officer jailed

A police officer who seized CCTV footage of a street scuffle as a "tool to blackmail" Liverpool footballer Steven Gerrard is jailed.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 9:01 am

Plaid's equal funding for Wales call

Plaid Cymru would demand equal funding for Wales and Scotland in any post-election coalition talks, leader Leanne Wood tells her party conference.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 8:54 am

Welsh arrests in global abuse probe

A global investigation into buying and selling child abuse images online leads to 13 arrests and 11 convictions in Wales.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 8:45 am

VIDEO: Over 50 arrests in cybercrime raids

A crackdown on internet crime as police arrest more than 50 people, including one alleged to have targeted the US Defence Department

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 8:41 am

VIDEO: Romanians living under London flyover

People from Romania are sleeping rough in a camp hidden beneath the flyovers of the North Circular, the BBC has revealed.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 8:30 am

Ebola nurse to appear at hearing

Scottish nurse Pauline Cafferkey, who contracted Ebola whilst working in Sierra Leone, is appearing before regulators in Edinburgh.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 8:16 am

Alps murders motorcyclist ruled out

A motorcyclist who was being sought over the murders of four members of a Surrey family in the French Alps is ruled out of the investigation.

Posted by on 6 March 2015 | 8:10 am