Guenter Grass was Germany's greatest post-war writer
US officials say they will formally complain over Russia's intercept of a US reconnaissance plane over the Baltic Sea.
A Halfords customer's dashboard camera catches a mechanic speeding in his car during service.
UK budget hotel chain Travelodge has reported a more than 60% surge in profits three years after its near-collapse.
Mercedes' Nico Rosberg says his latest row with team-mate Lewis Hamilton at the China Grand Prix is a "thing of the past".
Wales will be given more power over transport, energy and assembly elections if Labour wins the general election, says the party as it launches its manifesto.
Neath-born singing star Katherine Jenkins is expecting her first child - a baby girl - with her husband Andrew Levitas.
Iran suspends flights for pilgrims to Saudi Arabia following the alleged sexual assaults of two Iranian boys in Jeddah.
An opera about five people trapped in one of the Twin Towers during the 9/11 attacks is called a "remarkable piece of work" by one UK critic.
Formula 1 driver Jules Bianchi is still fighting to recover from the head injury he suffered in a crash, says his father.
BBC Sport looks at Jordan Spieth's rise to Masters glory and asks where next for golf's new superstar?
Family of missing Johanna Powell say the Foreign Office has told them that the body of a woman has been found in a search of a river in Laos, south-east Asia.
Labour launches its manifesto ahead of the general election. Here are some of the key points.
Chelsea will face Manchester City in the FA Women's Cup semi-finals, while Everton host Notts County.
The trial opens in Turkey of 45 managers and employees charged over a mine disaster in which 301 people were killed last year.
A video is released of a white reserve sheriff deputy in Oklahoma fatally shooting a black man after apparently mistaking his gun for his Taser.
Labour has launched its election manifesto with a promise to be responsible with the country's finances.
The fatal accident inquiry into the Glasgow bin lorry crash will look at the driver's medical background and his fitness to hold a licence.
David Bowie has written a number of new "classics" about love and violence for his forthcoming stage show, its director reveals.
As more details emerge of the jewel robbery in London's Hatton Garden, questions about how the thieves got away with it proliferate.