Miliband in zero-hours pledge

New rights for workers to end the "worst abuses" of zero-hours contracts would be implemented by a new Labour government, Ed Miliband has promised.

25 Apr 2014 2.01am

Football world mourns Sandy Jardine

Tributes have been paid to former Rangers and Scotland defender Sandy Jardine, who has died at 65.

25 Apr 2014 1.01am

Miliband states case for the union

An independent Scotland would leave working people both north and south of the border "worse off", Ed Miliband has warned.

24 Apr 2014 11.03pm

Hillsborough slurs 'from Whitehall'

The Cabinet Office is making "urgent inquiries" following claims that government computers were used to make offensive and inflammatory comments ...

25 Apr 2014 2.01am

Royals rise early for Anzac service

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge joined Australia in commemorating its war dead at a national ceremony of remembrance.

25 Apr 2014 2.01am

'Subdued' pay deals match inflation

Pay deals remain "subdued" but are matching RPI inflation at a median of 2.5%, according to a new study.

25 Apr 2014 1.02am

Python farewell show on big screen

Cult comedy troupe Monty Python are heading back to cinemas after striking a deal to show their final ever gig on the big screen.

24 Apr 2014 7.03pm

Coldplay to headline festival

Coldplay are to headline BBC Radio 1's major Big Weekend event in Glasgow next month.

23 Apr 2014 2.03pm

3 more years in League for Corden

James Corden is to host comedy sports panel show A League Of Their Own for a further three years after broadcaster Sky extended its deal.

23 Apr 2014 12.02pm

Rivers defiant over captives joke

Comedian Joan Rivers has refused to apologise for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the harrowing ordeal of three women kidnapped in ...

25 Apr 2014 3.02am

US warns Russia over border troops

America has threatened Russia with more sanctions after Moscow announced new military exercises involving ground and air forces near its border with ...

25 Apr 2014 3.02am

Internet is CIA project, says Putin

President Vladimir Putin has called the internet a CIA project and made comments about Russia's biggest search engine Yandex, sending the company's ...

24 Apr 2014 8.02pm