"A day out-of-doors, someone I loved to talk with, a good book and some simple food and music -- that would be rest."
— (Anna) Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962) American diplomat, writer, US First Lady
- China premier unveils economic goals Thu, 05 Mar 2015 04:53:50 GMT
- China's Premier Li Keqiang unveils a lower growth target and vows tighter environmental controls as he opens parliament's annual session.
- Ukraine parliament backs bigger army Thu, 05 Mar 2015 13:11:34 GMT
- Ukraine's parliament passes a new law to increase the size of the armed forces to counter the threat from pro-Russian separatists in the east.
- Brazil raises rates to six-year high Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:56:03 GMT
- Brazil's central bank lifts interest rates to a six-year high of 12.75% in an attempt to restrain inflation.
- Iran 'frees envoy held in Yemen' Thu, 05 Mar 2015 11:37:18 GMT
- An Iranian diplomat held hostage in Yemen for more than 18 months has been freed following an intelligence operation, officials in Iran say.
- 'Wholesale change' urged in Ferguson Thu, 05 Mar 2015 02:15:27 GMT
- US Attorney General Eric Holder calls on police and courts in Ferguson, Missouri, to take immediate action after finding widespread racial bias.
- Cameron scared of TV debates - rivals Thu, 05 Mar 2015 13:03:42 GMT
- David Cameron denies claims he is running scared from a head-to-head TV debate with Ed Miliband, as he puts forward proposals for a seven-way debate instead.
- Teacher jailed for Syria 'jihad' plan Thu, 05 Mar 2015 13:30:32 GMT
- A chemistry teacher from Manchester who was planning to travel to Syria "to fight jihad" is jailed for six years.
- Facebook boast traps Tesco robber Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:23:29 GMT
- A robber who boasted on Facebook about his plans to raid a supermarket is caught red-handed by police.
- Man in court on Becky murder charge Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:03:51 GMT
- Nathan Matthews, stepbrother of Bristol teenager Becky Watts, appears in court charged with her murder.
- In pictures: Cape Town wildfires Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:59:27 GMT
- Blazes on the outskirts of Cape Town
- Day in pictures: 4 March 2015 Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:19:05 GMT
- Images from around the world: 4 March
- Your pictures: Adventure Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:07:41 GMT
- Readers' photographs on the theme of adventure
- In pictures: Dealing with addiction Tue, 03 Mar 2015 10:01:08 GMT
- David Stewart's photos of people fighting addiction
- Geneva Motor Show: What to look out for Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:17 GMT
- Models to keep an eye out for at Geneva
- Leonard 'Spock' Nimoy: Life in pictures Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:08:51 GMT
- Leonard 'Spock' Nimoy has died