The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 16 min 41 sec ago
A grandfather killed his five-week-old granddaughter with a fatal blow to the back of her head, a court hears.
The BBC's Clive Myrie is close to the site where a Germanwings plane crashed on Tuesday, which he describes as 'secluded and remote'.
Strict new rules on taking pupils out of school in term time risk making family holidays a middle-class preserve, a teachers' union has warned.
Why has the Bank of England changed its mind on how low interest rates can go?
Radiohead's seminal album OK Computer is one of 25 recordings to be preserved by the US Library of Congress.
Singaporeans queue for up to eight hours to view the body of Lee Kuan Yew, which lies in state in the city's Parliament House.
The new Chevrolet lets nervous parents spy on their children's driving in real-time.
Kevin Pietersen rejoins Surrey for the 2015 season as he steps up his bid to earn an England recall.
Borrowers are becoming more confident in taking out personal loans and overdrafts, according to the High Street banks.
Two senior Ukrainian officials are arrested during a televised cabinet meeting, as part of an anti-corruption crackdown.
Former Burnley and QPR defender Clarke Carlisle says he feels "no shame" about his recent suicide attempt.
As MPs get ready for the final PMQs of the current Parliament, BBC archives recall highlights of the last five years.
House sparrows are the most commonly spotted bird in gardens in Scotland, according to an RSPB survey.
A tourist who was in the Bardo museum in Tunis when gunmen opened fire captured the panic on video.
Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's Women's Super League One game between Liverpool Ladies and Sunderland Ladies.
A search and recovery operation resumes in the southern French Alps
US food giant Heinz is to merge with Kraft Foods Group, creating the third-largest food company in the US.
Eight people are arrested as part of an international investigation into the supply of 'skunk' cannabis into Northern Ireland.
David Cameron and Ed Miliband are preparing for their final Prime Minister's Questions before the general election.
A second woman is appointed a bishop by the Church of England.