A mother who hid the body of her newborn daughter in a suitcase is found guilty of her manslaughter.
Both the Conservatives and the Greens launched their manifestos on day 16 of the election campaign.
Defending champion Mark Selby says it took months for him to come to terms with winning his first World Championship.
The BBC's Tom Burridge describes the scene as a fellow reporter is shot during a mission to monitor the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine.
RAF Typhoons were launched to intercept two Russian aircraft near UK airspace, the Ministry of Defence says.
Worcestershire are bowled out for just 100 in their second innings as Yorkshire win by 10 wickets inside three days.
Authorities in the US state of Georgia say a woman was accidentally shot by her son-in-law as he was trying to kill an armadillo with a handgun.
US soul singer Percy Sledge, famed for his song When a Man Loves a Woman, has died aged 73, his agent says.
As the Green Party launches its manifesto with a call for a "peaceful revolution", Ben Geoghegan examines whether its message cutting through.
One of a handful of deckchairs recovered from the Titanic could fetch more than £80,000 when it goes under the hammer in Wiltshire.
Giant Asian carp were filmed flying at a college rowing team in Missouri, US. Why were they doing it, asks Tom Heyden.
Farooq Chaudhry steps down as chairman of Dance UK, days after joining top choreographers in an attack on the "declining standards" of UK dance training.
A County Durham teacher is struck by a car and killed while on holiday in Mexico.
Some of the weird places people find to sleep in
Images from the campaign trail: 14 April
The Conservatives insist their policy on minimum funding for the Welsh government has not changed, as their manifesto suggests it requires an income tax referendum.
For political parties, they are the key to power. But for social media devotees, manifesto launches present an opportunity to poke fun, as Kerry Alexandra reports.
The former security boss of a US lottery is charged with fraud after allegedly hacking the computer that picks the winning numbers.
It has now been a year since 276 girls were abducted from a secondary school in northern Nigeria, and 219 are still missing. BBC News looks at what we know a year on.
The International Monetary Fund warns that global growth remains moderate, with 'uneven prospects' across the major countries.