A last-minute bid to change the way the Speaker of the House of Commons is elected is to be debated by MPs, prompting criticism from Labour.
Ebola is more deadly for young children than adults, an analysis in the New England Journal of Medicine suggests.
The main US share indexes all fell on Wednesday, with the technology-focused Nasdaq sustaining the heaviest losses.
Tottenham defender Danny Rose pulls out of the England squad to face Lithuania and Italy due to injury.
Australian island that won't give up independence without a fight
The Thick of It creator Armando Iannucci is to adapt a new version of Charles Dickens' David Copperfield for the big screen.
MPs pass the Finance Bill at second reading.
Sixteen republicans received royal pardons between 2000 and 2002, the Northern Ireland Office discloses.
The German victims of the Alps air crash included 16 pupils returning from an exchange trip in Spain.
The two sides involved in the 'gay cake' dispute have been urged not to go to court - by the person for whom the cake was intended.
Sgt Bowe Bergdahl, the US soldier held by the Taliban in Afghanistan for five years before a controversial prisoner swap, is to be charged with desertion.
Up to 50,000 schoolchildren in Northern Ireland will have access to one of the world's most popular video games in their classrooms
Air accident investigators say that they have found "useable sounds" on the black box from the plane which crashed in the Alps on Tuesday, but it could take months to decipher them
Nigeria's government denies that militant Islamists abducted 500 children from a town in the north-east, saying the number is lower.
A "serial abuser" who admitted unlawfully wounding a woman he met online is banned from dating websites in a bid to stop him attracting more women.
The stories behind those who back IS
Facebook opens up its Messenger app to accept posts from other photo, video, audio and Gif-based social networks.
Watch highlights of the Malaysian Grand Prix at the Sepang International Circuit.
A former undercover police officer has told BBC News that Scotland Yard kept intelligence files on MPs during the 1990s.
Zayn Malik has left One Direction, the band says in a statement on their Facebook page.