"From your parents you learn love and laughter and how to put one foot before the other. But when books are opened you discover that you have wings."
—Helen Hayes (b. 1900) American actress, Academy Award winner
- Toronto tunnel was a 'man cave' Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:11:02 GMT
- The man who dug a tunnel under Toronto and caused a media frenzy says the man cave was merely his "dream" hang out spot.
- Danes 'should teach Prophet cartoons' Fri, 06 Mar 2015 12:15:21 GMT
- Danish teaching group calls for controversial cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad to be printed in school textbooks.
- 'Boko Haram' kill dozens in Nigeria Fri, 06 Mar 2015 10:06:35 GMT
- Suspected Boko Haram militants kill at least 45 people in a raid on a remote village in Borno state, north-east Nigeria, witnesses say.
- Schools named after Peshawar victims Fri, 06 Mar 2015 13:05:21 GMT
- Pakistani authorities rename 107 schools in honour of the victims of last year's massacre of children and teachers at a school in Peshawar.
- Austria advises against Klimt return Fri, 06 Mar 2015 13:00:05 GMT
- One of Gustav Klimt's most famous paintings should not be returned to the heirs of its original Jewish owners, an Austrian panel has ruled.
- Argentina prosecutor 'was murdered' Thu, 05 Mar 2015 21:41:20 GMT
- Independent tests show that Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman was deliberately killed, his family says, ruling out accident or suicide.
- Syria Nusra chief 'killed in strike' Fri, 06 Mar 2015 08:07:41 GMT
- The military commander of Syria's al-Nusra Front militant group, Abu Homam al-Shami, is reportedly killed in an air strike.
- Boston victim 'spotted bomber’ Thu, 05 Mar 2015 23:05:13 GMT
- A man who lost his legs in the Boston Marathon bombings told the court that he locked eyes with one of the bombers just before the attack.
- TV election debates will 'go ahead' Fri, 06 Mar 2015 16:00:44 GMT
- Broadcasters say they will proceed with plans for three TV election debates, despite David Cameron saying he will only take part in one.
- Four charged over Becky body parts Fri, 06 Mar 2015 15:54:12 GMT
- Four people appear in court accused of helping to hide or dispose of the body parts of teenager Becky Watts.
- Boy, 13, admits party row murder Fri, 06 Mar 2015 15:23:57 GMT
- A 13-year-old boy admits murdering a man after an argument about a party in north London.
- Pair jailed for Ayesha Ali killing Fri, 06 Mar 2015 12:50:14 GMT
- A mother and her lover are jailed for the manslaughter of her eight-year-old daughter, Ayesha Ali, in east London.
- In pictures: Child migrants on Lampedusa Thu, 05 Mar 2015 23:07:47 GMT
- Unaccompanied children from North Africa
- In pictures: Chile volcano eruption Wed, 04 Mar 2015 09:35:02 GMT
- Villarrica volcano in southern Chile has erupted
- How did WW2 change the way people dressed? Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:39:26 GMT
- How did WW2 change the way people dressed?