The Great British Bake Off presenter Sue Perkins says she has been living with a brain tumour for eight years.
Bill Turnbull announces he is leaving BBC Breakfast after nearly 15 years saying that was "more than enough for me and the audience"
A fire in an apartment in Paris kills eight people, including two children, French officials say, amid reports that it may have been started deliberately.
The official launch party for Strictly Come Dancing has been held in London, as the contestants reveal what they are looking forward to.
Durban will be the first African city to host the Commonwealth Games as it is confirmed as the venue for 2022.
A former Manchester music teacher facing sex abuse allegations apparently shot himself dead after officers arrived at his US home to arrest him.
A City of London skyscraper, nicknamed the Walkie Talkie, wins the Carbuncle Cup, is judged to be the UK's worst new building.
Trespassers on tracks near the Channel Tunnel in France have caused major disruption for hundreds of passengers, amid reports of migrants climbing on train roofs.
Former Labour leadership contender Chuka Umunna urges his party to unite around its new leader, whoever wins the contest.
Boats carrying thousands of migrants arrive overnight in mainland Greece, as the EU struggles to cope with an unprecedented influx.
Britain's Andy Murray wins a pulsating night match against Nick Kyrgios to reach the US Open second round in New York.
Police cars with no sirens are being used for emergency responses, delaying officers and potentially helping criminals escape arrest, the Police Federation says.
The once tranquil port of Aden in Yemen is being steadily infiltrated by jihadists from both al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsular and the so-called Islamic State, writes the BBC's Frank Gardner.
As Japan restarts its nuclear power industry, four years after the Fukushima disaster, have we learned to make peace with the technology?
Europe's leaders face some hugely sensitive decisions that will determine whether an open Europe can survive, says Gavin Hewitt.
In August 1970, Carole de Saram joined thousands of women on a strike in New York City.
The government announces "significant" changes to its plans for the rules on an in-out EU referendum, the BBC understands.
The identity of the last unnamed victim of the Shoreham air crash is set to be revealed later as the inquests open into the deaths of the 11 people who were killed in the disaster.
Intel takes the wraps off its new family of Skylake computer chips, explaining why the processors should outperform its earlier processors.
US federal agents arrest more than 90 people and shut down 16 underground labs making illegal steroids and other performance-enhancing drugs.