The Bank of England cuts its 2015 growth forecast from 2.9% to 2.5%, as governor Mark Carney unveils his quarterly inflation report.
The European Commission is to unveil key proposals for tackling the EU migration crisis, including a controversial quota scheme.
Labour needs a break with the past and an honest assessment of why so many Welsh voters chose the Conservatives over them, one of its MPs says.
Camera crews capture a dramatic eruption from Nicaragua's Telica volcano.
The number of people claiming unemployment benefit in Northern Ireland fell by a further 900 in April, according to the latest statistics.,
Two suspected members of al-Shabab are executed after being found guilty of killing five people including four MPs, one of whom was a famous musician.
Elton John reveals plans for a film big screen adaptation of his stage show Billy Elliot the Musical as it celebrates its 10th birthday.
Four people are injured when a speedboat overturned in waters off Hamble, Hampshire.
The search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 uncovers a previously unknown shipwreck, raising hopes that the missing jet could be found.
The BBC's iconic 'Our Tune' presenter Simon Bates takes us through the rocky relationship of former team-mates Kevin Pietersen and Andrew Strauss.
Auschwitz survivors continue to testify at trial of a former SS guard Oskar Groening.
Police in Burundi's capital open fire on a big crowd of protesters in unrest over the president's re-election bid, eyewitnesses say.
Unemployment in Scotland climbed by 19,000 to 168,000 in the first quarter of the year, according to official figures.
UK unemployment in the January to March period fell to 1.83 million, official figures show, down 35,000 from the previous quarter.
North Korea's Defence Minister Hyon Yong-chol has been executed for showing disloyalty to Kim Jong-un, South Korea's spy agency says.
A former Northern Ireland woman allegedly murdered by her husband in Australia had been receiving domestic violence counselling months before hear death, a court hears.
Prince Harry takes part in a traditional Maori Haka during his tour of New Zealand.
North Korean leadership expert Mike Madden on what the reported execution of Defence Minister Hyon Yong-chol tells us.
Manny Pacquiao says his retirement is "near" but he won't make a decision until he recovers from shoulder surgery.
They say nothing in life is free, so what happened when social media firm The LAD Bible left £25 "for people in need only" in the middle of Manchester city centre?