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Election 2015: What's important for rural voters?

Wed, 2015-05-06 03:12
The vote of those living in the countryside is crucial in this election, but what issues are important to them?

Owners ordered to rebuild razed pub

Wed, 2015-05-06 03:02
The owners of a pub who "flagrantly disregarded" planners and demolished it without permission are ordered to rebuild it within 18 months.

VIDEO: Brother finds Nepal survivor after five days

Wed, 2015-05-06 02:58
A twelve-year-old girl who was injured in the earthquake in Nepal and was missing for five days is being treated in a field hospital, with her brother by her side.

Have 319 councillors stood down?

Wed, 2015-05-06 02:46
UKIP's Paul Nuttall uses a figure to show UKIP does not have the monopoly on activists getting into trouble. Is it true?

Losers have excuses - Mayweather

Wed, 2015-05-06 02:42
Floyd Mayweather says "winners win and losers have excuses" after Manny Pacquiao blamed an injury for his Vegas defeat.

VIDEO: VE Day marked in the Netherlands

Wed, 2015-05-06 02:37
Serving soldiers, veterans and families have marked liberation day in the Netherlands.

EU wants travel access to iPlayer

Wed, 2015-05-06 02:32
The EU's plan for a "digital single market" could result in UK citizens being able to continue using iPlayer across Europe.

Man arrested over Davison murder

Wed, 2015-05-06 02:28
A 41-year-old man has been arrested by police investigating the murder of Gerard 'Jock' Davison.

Open letter sex attacker detained

Wed, 2015-05-06 02:28
A teenager has been detained for a sex attack on an Oxford University student who went on to publish an open letter about the ordeal.

Queen play set for election rewrite

Wed, 2015-05-06 02:14
The writer of The Audience, a play about the Queen's private meetings with her prime ministers, is poised to rework the script to reflect the result of the general election.

Ex-footballer on assault charge

Wed, 2015-05-06 02:14
Former Scotland and Blackburn Rovers captain Colin Hendry is charged with harassing and assaulting his ex-girlfriend.

Joss Whedon explains Twitter absence

Wed, 2015-05-06 02:11
Director Joss Whedon denies deleting his Twitter account over feminist criticism of his latest movie, Avengers: Age of Ultron.

Adebayor reveals issues on Facebook

Wed, 2015-05-06 02:04
Tottenham and Togo striker Emmanuel Adebayor has used Facebook to write about his personal family issues.

UK services growth at eight-month high

Wed, 2015-05-06 01:55
The UK's services sector saw its fastest growth in eight months during April, a survey indicates.

An election that really matters

Wed, 2015-05-06 01:54
Why this is the most important election in a generation for the UK's economic and cultural future.

Merkel offers to testify in spy row

Wed, 2015-05-06 01:51
Chancellor Angela Merkel offers to give evidence to MPs amid reports that German intelligence helped the US spy on Germany and its neighbours.

ENO scoops prestigious music award

Wed, 2015-05-06 01:10
The embattled English National Opera is among the winners at this year's prestigious Royal Philharmonic Society awards

UN troops killed in Congo ambush

Wed, 2015-05-06 00:59
Two Tanzanian peacekeepers with the UN mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo have been killed in an ambush near the city of Beni, the UN says.

Miliband: Voters will get it right

Wed, 2015-05-06 00:57
Labour's Ed Miliband goes into the final day of campaigning saying voters have a choice between a prime minister who will put working people first - and one who favours the rich.

Cameron: We can still win a majority

Wed, 2015-05-06 00:57
Conservative Prime Minister David Cameron says he still believes he can win a majority in Thursday's election and warns of the "danger" of a Labour minority supported by the SNP.