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Go Figure: The week in numbers

Fri, 2014-05-30 06:26
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.

Week in pictures: 24-30 May 2014

Fri, 2014-05-30 06:22
News photos from around the world

Razor blades in food bank donations

Fri, 2014-05-30 06:18
Razor blades and dirty cat litter are found in items donated to a food bank in West Sussex.

India's economic growth disappoints

Fri, 2014-05-30 06:17
India's economy grew at a slower-than-forecast annual pace of 4.6% between January and March, due largely to a slowdown in the manufacturing sector.

Froome frustrated by lack of testing

Fri, 2014-05-30 06:12
Tour de France champion Chris Froome says anti-doping measures must be tightened up to help prove the sport is clean.

Man 'lied' to police on Boston plot

Fri, 2014-05-30 05:57
Officials in the US state of Massachusetts charge a 23-year-old man with lying to police and destroying evidence in the Boston bombings inquiry.

This week's movers and shakers

Fri, 2014-05-30 05:54
Who's top who's bottom in business this week

Flintoff 'must earn Lancashire place'

Fri, 2014-05-30 05:53
Andrew Flintoff is not certain of a place in Lancashire's T20 team, says director of cricket Mike Watkinson.

Rennard apology enough, says ally

Fri, 2014-05-30 05:52
Lord Rennard has made a "generous" apology to four women who accused him of sexual harassment, his legal adviser says.

Pair arrested over toddler's death

Fri, 2014-05-30 05:52
A man and a woman are arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a one-year-old girl who was admitted to a Surrey hospital with serious injuries.

MP sorry for Duffy 'bigot' comment

Fri, 2014-05-30 05:49
A Labour MP is "deeply sorry" for saying Gordon Brown was right to brand Rochdale pensioner Gillian Duffy a "bigot".

Back in the game

Fri, 2014-05-30 05:30
How good are athletes' reactions after five years out of the game?

Sharp rise in EU migrant numbers

Fri, 2014-05-30 05:28
The numbers of refugees and migrants reaching Europe so far in 2014 has risen sharply, the BBC has learned, reaching as many as 60,000.

VIDEO: Google to consider deletion requests

Fri, 2014-05-30 05:23
Google has launched a service to allow Europeans to ask for personal data to be removed from online search results, after a European Union court ruling.

'Conflict' deadline looms for firms

Fri, 2014-05-30 04:54
Manufacturers of products that use "conflict minerals" must submit a plan to deal with the problem by Monday, and many are expected to miss the deadline.

Sudan husband in death row hope

Fri, 2014-05-30 04:53
The husband of a woman on death row in Sudan for abandoning her religious faith tells the BBC about seeing their new baby and his hopes for an appeal.

Death probe PC's resignation halted

Fri, 2014-05-30 04:52
The Metropolitan Police withdraws its acceptance of the resignation of an officer due to face an investigation in a death in custody case.

'Tractor beam' built at university

Fri, 2014-05-30 04:43
Physicists at Dundee University create a Star Trek-style "tractor beam" capable of moving objects using ultrasound.

Investigation into police cell death

Fri, 2014-05-30 04:42
The Police Ombudsman's Office is investigating the death of a man in a cell at a police station in County Antrim.

'Debt woes up' from tax credit system

Fri, 2014-05-30 04:30
There has been a sharp rise in debt problems caused by tax credit overpayments, according to Citizens Advice.
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