"A classic is a book which people praise and don't read."
—Mark Twain (1835-1910) [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] American author, humorist
- Flood warning issued in Kashmir Mon, 30 Mar 2015 07:27:53 GMT
- A flood alert is issued in Indian-administered Kashmir following torrential rain and a surge in the water level of the Jhelum river.
- DNA of 78 Germanwings victims found Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:05:22 GMT
- Five days after the crash of Germanwings flight 4U 9525 in the French Alps, investigators say they have isolated DNA of 78 people on board.
- Rescued Chilean miner loses home Sat, 28 Mar 2015 22:03:04 GMT
- A Chilean miner who was trapped underground for 69 days in 2010 has lost his home in flash floods in the Atacama desert region.
- Arab League to create military force Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:46:34 GMT
- Arab League countries meeting in Egypt agree to create a joint Arab military force amid a crisis in Yemen and regional jihadist threats.
- Air Canada plane 'exits' runway Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:32:11 GMT
- An Air Canada plane landing at Halifax, Nova Scotia, leaves the runway while landing, with 23 people taken to hospital for observation.
- Pension data 'sales' investigated Mon, 30 Mar 2015 08:38:46 GMT
- The information watchdog launches an investigation into claims details of millions of people's pensions are being sold to fraudsters and cold-calling firms.
- Council bans 'lead to bizarre laws' Sun, 29 Mar 2015 23:01:17 GMT
- A law that allows councils in England and Wales to ban certain activities in public is leading to "bizarre new criminal offences", campaigners say.
- Fraud office fined £180k for breach Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:15:53 GMT
- The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) is fined £180,000 after thousands of confidential documents from a high-profile investigation were sent to the wrong person.
- Inspector independence concerns MPs Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:17:08 GMT
- The independence of chief inspectors in areas like prisons and the border force could be threatened by the way they are selected and budgets are set, MPs say.
- Your pictures: Docks Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:44:05 GMT
- Readers' photographs on the theme of docks.
- Week in pictures: 21-27 March 2015 Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:02:40 GMT
- A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
- Kathmandu graffiti Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:08:49 GMT
- The walls of the Nepali capital come to life
- Day in pictures: 27 March 2015 Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:31:23 GMT
- Images from around the world: 27 March
- In pictures: I'm not voting because... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 04:30:52 GMT
- Denise Felkin's MA project
- Photos give insight into 1960s life Mon, 23 Mar 2015 09:52:44 GMT
- A collection of 18,000 negatives of Wales