The UK's biggest conference pear orchard has been planted at a farm in Kent, using techniques already used abroad in a bid to help British producers compete with their foreign rivals.
The reality TV star says he still has male body parts but considers himself female.
The Last Post is sounded in an early morning service to mark the centenary of the military landings at Gallipoli in World War One.
A powerful earthquake has rocked central Nepal, causing extensive damage to buildings and some injuries.
UK could face a fine from the EU if it fails to comply with regulations on sewage treatment
The US Olympic gold medallist and reality TV personality, Bruce Jenner, has said he is transgender and identifies as a woman.
Chris Jordan looks vulnerable in a predictable England attack, says Jonathan Agnew, while Moeen Ali also toiled.
A veterans commissioner should be created to help those who have served in the military, the Liberal Democrats say.
Canadian teenager Brooke Henderson breaks the Swinging Skirts tournament record with a nine-under halfway total of 135.
People living close to the Calbuco volcano in the south of Chile have been warned that it might erupt again at some point soon.
Most of us have now had as much time as we need to peruse the main manifesto pledges of the biggest parties - but there are some more unusual offerings for voters to choose.
A 25-year-old woman is charged in connection with the murder of a man in Rhondda Cynon Taff.
A powerful earthquake strikes west of Nepal capital Kathmandu, causing extensive damage to buildings, eyewitnesses say.
Most of those taking part in Sunday's London Marathon will have spent all year working towards the big race but one man certainly stands out from the crowd.
Hundreds of soldiers from the Lancashire Fusiliers were killed during the Gallipoli campaign 100 years ago, and now a new piece of music has been composed in their honour.
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif condemns the shooting of human rights activist Sabeen Mehmud and orders an investigation.
Two elderly lovebirds from East Sussex are set to become the world's oldest newlyweds when they tie the knot in June.
Six Victoria Cross medals "won before breakfast" by Lancashire Fusiliers in the Gallipoli landings go on show for the first time.
Thousands of people gather in Gallipoli in Turkey to mark the centenary of the military landings there during the First World War.
A recent incident at the Yarl's Wood detention centre has given HM Inspectorate of Prisons "considerable concern", the BBC learns.