"A best seller was a book which somehow sold well simply because it was selling well."
—Daniel J (oseph) Boorstin (b. 1914) American Gov't Official, Librarian of Congress
- Syria Islamists take northern town Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:31:44 GMT
- Islamist rebels have captured much of the north-western Syrian town of Jisr al-Shughur from government forces, activists say.
- Canada bails ex-Guantanamo detainee Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:20:06 GMT
- A Canadian court grants bail to a former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr until he completes his appeal against his US conviction.
- Britons caught up in Nepal disaster Sun, 26 Apr 2015 09:30:07 GMT
- A UK couple on their honeymoon are among a number of Britons caught up in the Nepal earthquake and subsequent avalanches in the Everest region.
- Labour plan to cap rental increases Sun, 26 Apr 2015 08:10:05 GMT
- Private landlords would not be able to increase rents by more than inflation for three years under Labour plans to give tenants more security.
- Cameron sets out '100 day' Tory plan Sun, 26 Apr 2015 02:38:31 GMT
- David Cameron says wages, welfare, housing and childcare will be at the heart of the Conservatives' programme for government in its first 100 days if it wins an outright victory.
- Britain has 'moral duty' for migrants Sun, 26 Apr 2015 04:26:24 GMT
- Britain has a "moral responsibility" to help refugees from conflicts in which it has participated, the Bishop of Manchester says.
- Week in pictures: 18-24 April 2015 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:24:44 GMT
- A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
- In pictures: Sony World Photography Awards 2015 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 07:00:33 GMT
- Ebola, Molotov cocktails and prom night feature in winning images
- Election 2015 in pictures: 24 April Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:49:25 GMT
- Images from the campaign trail: 24 April
- In pictures: Calbuco volcano eruption Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:07:02 GMT
- Red alert as Calbuco volcano erupts in Chile
- In pictures: 25 years of Hubble Thu, 23 Apr 2015 02:12:46 GMT
- Ten amazing pictures of our Universe, taken by the Hubble space telescope.
- In pictures: Stairway to Heaven Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:51:33 GMT
- Finding a final resting places in a crowded city
- In pictures: Earth's beauty Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:57:30 GMT
- To celebrate Earth Day, Nasa releases some of its best pictures
- Election 2015 in pictures: 23 April Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:27:21 GMT
- Images from the campaign trail: 23 April
- In the Hatton Garden raiders' footsteps Sat, 25 Apr 2015 23:59:46 GMT
- Retracing the London safe deposit thieves' footsteps