Western Europe would struggle to defend itself against Russia because it has dismantled its military, a former Nato supreme commander warns.
Why so many of us are developing allergies
When China's children forget how to write
The homeless man who picked up Miley Cyrus' video of the year award at MTV's VMAs is wanted by police, it has emerged.
A quarter of guide dogs working in London have been involved in a collision with a bike, a survey finds.
Kate Bush makes her stage comeback at London's Hammersmith Apollo to an ecstatic response from fans at her first live concert for 35 years.
A farmer explains his relationship with his sheepdog, after researchers help unravel the mystery of how the animals do their job.
Panorama follows students in the run-up to exams to see if one school can honour its pledge and keep disruptive pupils in school as well as get them five GCSEs.
Scientists produce a simple mathematical model that explains how a single sheepdog can herd a large number of sheep.
Delighted fans took to their feet at London's Hammersmith Apollo to applaud Kate Bush, as she closed her first concert in 35 years on Tuesday night.
New rules mean nurses and midwives who have completed their training outside Europe will face shorter tests to check they are fit to work in the UK.
Sanjoy Majumder reports on the passing of one of India's best known and trusted icons, the Ambassador.
A report from children's charity Barnardo's says up to a third of victims of child sexual exploitation are male, much higher than previously thought.
Women are now frontrunners in tense EU jobs race
University students are being urged to make sure they do not lose their right to vote in the referendum.
Memories of the inaugural Special Olympics held in Chicago
The UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been chosen by members of his party as their candidate for the South Thanet parliamentary seat.
Expenses covering the cost of a young aristocrat's golf clubs in 1616 provide earliest evidence of the sport's popularity in Dornoch.
The addicts who are hunted and locked up behind bars
When is it acceptable to lean back at 30,000ft, asks Jon Kelly.