Belfast-born actor and director Sir Kenneth Branagh speaks out against cuts to the arts in Northern Ireland.
Steven Gerrard is sent off 38 seconds after coming on as a half-time substitute as Manchester United beat Liverpool.
Homophobic and abusive tweet sent to Welsh referee Nigel Owens is being investigated by police.
A "most wanted" fugitive who killed an off-duty fireman with a single punch in Coventry is arrested in the Canary Islands.
A Syrian government helicopter crashes in Idlib province, with four crew captured and one killed, monitors say.
A ceremony takes place on the site of the Battle of Bosworth as part of a procession leading up to King Richard III's reburial in Leicester.
Liverpool's Steven Gerrard is sent off against Manchester United just 48 seconds after coming on as a substitute.
Police are treating the death of a 39-year-old man in the street in North Lanarkshire as suspicious.
Republican Texan Ted Cruz will set out on Monday his plans to run for the US presidency in 2016, according to his advisers.
Attempts to tie increased funding for Wales to the devolution of income tax were blocked by the Welsh Liberal Democrat leader.
The Ulster Unionist leader says he does not believe the DUP is getting more out of their unionist electoral pact than his party.
Women break Afghan funeral customs to help bury a woman killed by a mob in Kabul on an apparently false charge of burning the Koran.
Four teenagers are "extremely fortunate" to be saved from rocks with water rising up to their chests, lifeboat volunteers say.
A 52-year-old German tourist is killed in a shark attack off an Egyptian Red Sea resort, police say, the first such death in five years.
A pub sign commemorating the work of fantasy author Sir Terry Pratchett, is unveiled in Somerset.
At least 10 fire engines are in attendance at a large fire at the Hunterston coal port in Ayrshire.
Mo Farah sets a new European record and becomes the first Briton to break 60 minutes in winning the Lisbon half marathon.
Firefighters tackle 36 deliberately started grass fires in just 30 hours over the weekend putting livestock at risk.
Alex Salmond predicts a "vote by vote arrangement" between a minority Labour government and the SNP is the most likely outcome of the election.
An elderly woman is taken to hospital following a fire at sheltered housing complex in the Scottish Borders.