"Many a man wishes he were strong enough to tear a telephone book in half-especially if he has a teenage daughter."
—Guy Albert Lombardo (1902-77) Canadian-born American bandleader
- India vows rapist interview inquiry Wed, 04 Mar 2015 16:02:23 GMT
- India's home minister promises an inquiry into how a TV crew was allowed to interview a death-row prisoner convicted over the Delhi 2012 gang rape and murder.
- Dozens feared dead in Ukraine mine Wed, 04 Mar 2015 22:29:07 GMT
- At least 30 miners are feared dead in a suspected methane gas blast at a coal mine in a rebel-held region of eastern Ukraine.
- Leader of Mexico's Zetas cartel held Thu, 05 Mar 2015 01:25:12 GMT
- Omar Trevino Morales, the leader of Mexico's Zetas drugs cartel and one of the country's most wanted men, has been captured, security officials say.
- Blast 'hits Aleppo intelligence HQ' Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:48:33 GMT
- Dozens of Syrian security personnel and rebels have been killed in an attack on an intelligence facility in the city of Aleppo, activists say.
- Buddy Holly plane crash 'review' Thu, 05 Mar 2015 05:27:24 GMT
- The 1959 plane crash that claimed the lives of three rock 'n' roll stars, including Buddy Holly, could be investigated afresh by US transport safety experts.
- Cameron: I'll only do one TV debate Thu, 05 Mar 2015 01:22:21 GMT
- David Cameron says he will take part in only one TV debate ahead of the general election featuring seven party leaders, amid a growing row over the issue.
- Three-child benefit limit considered Thu, 05 Mar 2015 02:44:28 GMT
- The Conservatives are considering limiting child benefit to three children, which could save £300m a year in the long term, BBC Newsnight learns.
- Becky murder suspect due in court Thu, 05 Mar 2015 05:57:11 GMT
- The stepbrother of missing 16-year-old Becky Watts is due to appear at Bristol Magistrates Court charged with her murder.
- Fraud office probes Bank auctions Thu, 05 Mar 2015 06:15:55 GMT
- The Serious Fraud Office is investigating liquidity auctions held by the Bank of England during the financial crisis, the Bank says.
- In pictures: Cape Town wildfires Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:59:27 GMT
- Wildfires on outskirts of Cape Town in South Africa
- 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 pictures of people coping with 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 Motor Show
- Leonard 'Spock' Nimoy: Life in pictures Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:08:51 GMT
- Leonard 'Spock' Nimoy has died