Fifth of UK couples 'close to break-up'

Almost one in five (18%) of couples in the UK argue regularly or consider separating, a study suggests.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 4:03 am

Mourinho 'will get Man Utd ethos'

Jose Mourinho would deliver "entertaining" football if appointed at Manchester United, says club legend Paul Scholes.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 4:03 am

Landmark deal unlocks €10.3bn for Greece

Greece agrees a deal to get further funds from its international creditors as eurozone finance ministers hail a "breakthrough".

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 3:38 am

M&S warns revamp plan will hit profits

Marks and Spencer reports a rise in underlying profits but its new boss warns improving its clothing and home range will hit profits in the short term.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 3:27 am

Brexit could extend austerity, IFS says

The Institute for Fiscal Studies says leaving the EU could lead to more austerity - but Vote Leave calls the think-tank "a propaganda arm" of Brussels.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 3:19 am

Tata considers bids for UK steel plants

Business Secretary Sajid Javid and Welsh First Minister Carwyn Jones are in Mumbai for a Tata board meeting to discuss bids for its UK steel operations.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 3:14 am

VIDEO: 'Ask new M&S boss to come and speak to me'

What do women want from High Street stalwart Marks and Spencer?

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 3:08 am

'Big cut' in antibiotic prescriptions

GPs in England have "dramatically" reduced the number of antibiotic prescriptions they prescribe to patients, latest figures reveal.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 3:06 am

Missing man case now a murder inquiry

The disappearance of man last seen a year ago is now being treated as a murder case, it has emerged.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 2:59 am

Scotland now a 'nation of home drinkers'

Adults in Scotland increase their consumption of alcohol for the second year in a row, according to a report.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 2:18 am

Google tax raid, diabetes 'cure', Burt Kwouk dies

The French state seeking £1.2bn in back taxes from Google, stomach surgery that "reverses" type 2 diabetes, and the death of Cato actor Burt Kwouk all feature in Wednesday's papers.

Posted by on 25 May 2016 | 12:08 am

Ex-military officers fight for EU exit

A dozen former senior military officers speak out in favour of leaving the EU, warning membership has undermined the UK's "combat effectiveness".

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 8:26 pm

University pay dispute 'could widen'

University lecturers are due to start a two-day strike over pay, amid warnings other staff could join the dispute.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 8:26 pm

Last-minute rescue bid for BHS emerges

A new consortium led by a former Mothercare director is thought to be the frontrunner to rescue department store chain BHS as the threat of liquidation looms.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 8:20 pm

Union threatened by 'ad hoc devolution'

The integrity of the United Kingdom is being threatened by "piecemeal" devolution to England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, peers say.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 8:06 pm

Vote Leave focuses on immigration

Vote Leave focuses on immigration

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 7:50 pm

Cross-border action urged on gun crime

Governments across Europe need to improve the way they gather and share information about firearms to cut gun crime, a major UK-led study finds.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 7:16 pm

Care 'has improved for 12,000 in homes'

More than 12,000 people in England are now safer and being looked after better in care homes than they were two years ago, the Care Quality Commission says.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 7:14 pm

VIDEO: 'I don't want to be a European'

As part of its My Decision series, BBC Newsnight catches up with Rochdale pensioner Gillian Duffy to find out how she plans to vote in the EU referendum.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 6:55 pm

Taxpayers 'lost £97m' calling HMRC

Taxpayers who were forced to wait for up to an hour when phoning HM Revenue and Customs lost the equivalent of £97m last year, NAO says.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 6:05 pm

Would Brexit add two years to austerity?

Would Brexit add two years to austerity?

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 6:01 pm

VIDEO: Inside infamous Moscow anti-doping lab

Dan Roan is granted rare behind-the-scenes access to the discredited Moscow laboratory at the centre of the Russian doping scandal.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 5:34 pm

VIDEO: The football league for overweight men

A football league exclusively for men who classed as obese has been launched in Somerset.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 2:08 pm

VIDEO: Is Wales better off in or out of EU?

Hywel Griffith travels along the Heads of the Valleys Road to find out if the EU is working for people in Wales.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 2:04 pm

VIDEO: Family 'unaware doctor was joining IS'

A BBC investigation has found that an NHS doctor left his family in the UK and joined the so-called Islamic State militant group in Syria.

Posted by on 24 May 2016 | 1:31 pm