Up to 700 staff at University of Salford are expected to go on strike on Thursday in support of two sacked colleagues.
Former England cricketer Andrew 'Freddie' Flintoff causes chaos at the launch of the NatWest T20 Blast competition.
Heavy rain and strong winds have continued to batter New South Wales in Australia.
The maker of a browser plug-in that prevents ads from being seen on websites defeats an attempt to have its tool blocked.
A man in a motorised wheelchair has been rescued by commuters after he slid off a subway platform in Washington DC.
Tesco has reported the worst results in its history with a record statutory pre-tax loss of £6.4bn for the year to the end of February.
NHS founder Aneurin Bevan would be "turning in his grave" if he saw the way Welsh ministers run the service, the UK government's Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt says.
All schools in and around Niger's capital, Niamey, are to stay shut until Monday because of a meningitis outbreak that has killed 85 people this year.
With a new baby on the way, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are also moving house, as Daniela Relph reports.
UKIP leader Nigel Farage has said the UK bears a "very heavy responsibility" with regard to the current migrant crisis emerging from Libya.
Members of a paedophile network which preyed on very young children, including a baby, are found guilty of plotting the abuse at Bristol Crown Court.
A UK financial trader accused of contributing to the 2010 Wall Street "flash crash" appears in court and opposes his extradition to the US.
At least 20 people have died after Angolan police raided the camp of a religious sect, police confirm - they deny reports of 200 deaths.
Images of the hole drilled by thieves into the vault at a Hatton Garden safe deposit company in central London are released by the Met Police.
An Indian farmer dies after he hangs himself from a tree at a farmers' rally addressed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.
India takes Al Jazeera off-air for five days, claiming that it had shown wrong maps of Kashmir.
The mother who abducted her own child
A man is jailed for at least 19 years for stabbing to death joiner Jordan MacKay in South Queensferry.
England captain Steph Houghton says she is "100% sure" she will be fit in time for this summer's World Cup in Canada.
The European Commission charges Gazprom with abusing its dominant market position in Central and Eastern European gas markets.