A former head master "obsessed with spanking" carried out sex attacks at a Norfolk school, a court is told.
Andy Murray says his ex-coach helping Tomas Berdych gives the Czech a big advantage in their Australian Open semi-final.
England fly-half Owen Farrell is ruled out of the entire Six Nations with a knee injury.
Sir David Attenborough's lifelong passion for birds of paradise
Two men are charged with abducting and murdering 18-year-old Nicola Payne who went missing from Coventry in 1991.
The Stone Roses singer Ian Brown tells a court his former teacher Fred Talbot showed pupils what he later realised was "probably a gay porn film".
An attempt to bring back the controversial measures is dropped, but peers demand to see the government's private draft of new legislation instead.
Tate reveals oil giant BP donated £3.8m to its galleries as part of its sponsorship deal over the past 17 years.
Land Rovers, Minis and Jaguars are being brought off the Hoegh Osaka, which is now docked in Southampton.
A survey of 27,000 rail passengers found 81% were satisfied with the service last year, compared with 83% in 2013.
Astronomers say they have discovered a gigantic ring system around a distant planet - the first such structure discovered outside our Solar System.
The three main towers of the new Queensferry Crossing over the Forth reach their halfway point marking a key milestone in the project.
Actor Mark Strong has been honoured his lead role in a play that lured him back to the theatre after 12 years in movie roles.
Hacktivists and angry gamers are becoming the main users of net attacks that knock sites offline by bombarding them with data, suggests a report
Which presents can cause offence?
There is no evidence that three Norfolk academies had unfair advance notice of Ofsted inspections, an independent review has concluded.
Former singer Gary Glitter has started to give evidence in his trial for a string of historical sex offences against young girls.
The theft of a statue of a Celtic sea god, that has prompted a campaign for its safe return, has now led to a 'missing persons appeal' by police.
Witnesses tell the BBC that Burundian soldiers killed 17 rebels after they surrendered, but the army insists they were killed in combat.
A man with a fetish for older women is jailed for life the murder of a pensioner in her home.