A wave of attacks by Islamic State militants in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula has left at least 50 people dead, security and medical sources say.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras makes a defiant speech urging a "No" vote in Sunday's referendum as bank cash limits begin to bite for Greeks.
Sir Nicholas Winton, who organised the rescue of 669 children destined for Nazi concentration camps, dies aged 106
British number one Heather Watson beats Daniela Hantuchova to reach the third round at Wimbledon for the second time in her career.
The BBC's Robert Peston attempts to explain the Greek debt crisis as simply as possible.
The comet being studied by Europe’s Rosetta probe is riddled with pits that formed much like sinkholes here on Earth, say scientists.
Packets of prescription medication will display how much their contents have cost taxpayers, under government plans.
The hottest July day ever is recorded in England, as temperatures hit 36.7C to beat the 2006 mark.
Mozambique decriminalises homosexuality in its new penal code, making it one of a few African countries where same-sex relationships are legal.
The body of a man is found in the search for a pensioner from Wales missing on the Isle of Wight.
Why are train lines now worse in hot weather?
In a letter to the country’s creditors, the Greek prime minister said Athens was “prepared to accept” a deal with some modifications on contentious points like pension cuts and tax increases.
A London stockbroker in 1938, he rescued 669 youngsters from Czechoslovakia but then said nothing about his deeds for 50 years.
White working-class families can feel "abandoned" by schools and heads should be able to fine feckless parents, says Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw.
Norwegian mayonnaise maker Orkla signs a deal to use a non-stick coating in its product.
The bodies of eight of the British tourists killed by a gunman in Tunisia last Friday are returned to the UK on an RAF flight.
US retailer Macy's ends its relationship with Donald Trump over controversial remarks made by the Republican presidential candidate about Mexicans.
David Cameron promises a decision on airport expansion by the end of the year and denies being "bullied" by anti-Heathrow expansion colleague Boris Johnson.
The contretemps over adding a third runway at London’s Heathrow Airport — a move endorsed by an independent commission on Wednesday — threatens to further divide the Conservative Party.
The United Kingdom has lots of defences in place and also "very limited" exposure to Greece, should the country's crisis worsen, the governor of the Bank of England has said.