An army sergeant accused of a string of sex attacks on female cadets denies he was in the "habit" of smacking their bottoms as they left the office.
A 34-year-old motorcyclist dies after coming off the road on the A85 near Taynuilt in Argyll.
A man is due to appear at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court on Thursday charged with the murder of Latvian national Aleksandrs Sokolovs.
Italy says it is "at war" with people traffickers, and has urged the EU to take robust action to stop more people dying in the Mediterranean.
UKIP leader Nigel Farage admits the tone he has used on issues including immigration and HIV was designed to "get noticed".
Rafael Nadal makes amends for last year's defeat by Nicolas Almagro with victory over his fellow Spaniard at the Barcelona Open.
West Ham are to offer the cheapest adult Premier League season ticket - BBC Sport asks the other clubs whether they will follow suit.
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan tells exam boards to reverse their decision not to offer A-levels and GCSEs in minority languages such as Polish and Bengali.
Disney's research arm develops a program that can automatically dub a video with alternative speech that fits a speaker's lip movements.
So many trains full of Jews used to arrive at Auschwitz that often two would have to wait while people from the first were "processed", a former Nazi SS guard says at his trial.
Three pipe bombs are made safe by Army bomb experts in County Londonderry.
Wasps' Dai Young backs England policy on overseas Test players, and says failing to do the same has "wrecked" Welsh regions.
The home secretary must return an asylum seeker and her son to the UK just months after ordering their removal, the Court of Appeal rules.
A UKIP general election candidate tells BBC Wales she is planning legal action against her own party.
Ex-SNP leader Alex Salmond says he was making a "light-hearted" point after David Cameron tweeted a video of him saying he would write Labour's Budget.
More than 40 people are reported to have been killed in clashes between Syrian Islamist rebels and Islamic State militants north of Damascus.
An award-winning mortgage broker involved in almost £700,000 worth of fraud and deception could face jail, a court hears.
Former Team Sky rider Jonathan Tiernan-Locke wants to return to cycling in 2016 after serving a two-year doping ban.
A aerobatics pilot has died in a plane crash at an airfield in Norfolk.
Protesters in Baltimore have launched a week of demonstrations against police violence as pressure to explain the death of man in police custody grows.