Rolls-Royce announces that some jobs will be lost at its plant in Inchinnan, Renfrewshire, as part of global cutbacks.
Five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan withdraws from next week's China Open for unspecified health reasons.
Activists are encouraging a boycott of Indiana after the US state enacted a "religious freedom" law which they say discriminates against gay people.
Loaded Magazine, one of the so-called "lads' magazines" of the mid-1990s, is to close down, publisher Simian says.
Alps crash co-pilot Andreas Lubitz hid details of an existing illness from his employers, German prosecutors say.
The Conservatives are considering options for scrapping some benefits, the BBC learns - but the Tories say they are not party policy.
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The government's £11bn scheme to roll out energy saving smart meters could be an "IT disaster", the Institute of Directors warns.
Five girls barred from travelling abroad attend the same east London school as three teenagers feared to already be in Syria, it is revealed.
Federal officials have charged a former Alabama police officer with violating the civil rights of an Indian man.
Swedish poet Tomas Transtroemer, who was awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize for Literature, dies at the age of 83.
An ex-News of the World reporter who was found guilty of paying a prison officer for information has their conviction quashed.
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Yemen's foreign minister says a "short, sharp" air campaign is needed against Houthi rebels who forced the president to flee abroad.
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A Saudi-led coalition has carried out further bombing raids against Shia Houthi rebels in Yemen, hitting their northern heartland.
Passengers on a tour coach which came off the A83 in Argyll at the Rest and Be Thankful have recalled their terror as the bus overturned towards water.
The Nigerian army says it has retaken the north-eastern town of Gwoza, believed to be the headquarters of Islamist militant group Boko Haram.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit the Stephen Lawrence Centre in south-east London in one of the final public engagements before Catherine gives birth to their second child.
Carl Froch will begin an acting career and has been taking tips from Hollywood names as he ponders his boxing return.