BBC refuses apology over Top Gear

The BBC has refused the Argentinian ambassador's demand for a public apology following the row over a Top Gear special filmed in the South American ...

31 Oct 2014 3.05pm

MTV 'map' leads to Labrinth video

Singer and producer Labrinth is to put Glasgow in the spotlight with a 3D interactive video mapping projection in the build-up to 2014 MTV Europe ...

30 Oct 2014 7.04pm

Schiffer among PM's Chequers guests

Supermodel Claudia Schiffer has dined with David Cameron at the Prime Minister's official country residence, official records show.

31 Oct 2014 3.05pm

X Factor hopefuls face instant axe

X Factor contestants face instant dismissal on tomorrow night's show if they fail to impress viewers in a Halloween elimination twist as the show ...

31 Oct 2014 12.04pm

Rowling based witch on hated woman

Harry Potter author JK Rowling has returned to the world of her teenage wizard to explain the background of one of her most evil characters.

31 Oct 2014 11.05am

Underwear DNA 'linked to accused'

A trial has heard details of DNA found on a teenager's underwear linked to the man accused of her murder.

31 Oct 2014 4.04pm

Holyrood conveners could be elected

Holyrood could be strengthened by plans to introduce elected committee conveners, Presiding Officer Tricia Marwick has said.

31 Oct 2014 1.03pm

Glasgow link 'airport's best asset'

Prestwick Airport should maintain its status as a gateway to Glasgow and become a launchpad to outer space to secure its long-term future, a new ...

31 Oct 2014 4.04pm

66% want another referendum: Poll

Two-thirds of Scots want another independence referendum to be held in the next 10 years while more than half think a vote on the country's future ...

31 Oct 2014 3.03pm

66% of Scots want new referendum within 10 years

Two-thirds of Scots want another independence referendum to be held in the next 10 years while more than half think a vote on the country’s future ...

Halloween hots up with record high

The record for the warmest Halloween in Britain has been shattered, forecasters say.

31 Oct 2014 3.05pm

Proposals to repay £2bn WWI debt

Steps to repay the UK's £2 billion in outstanding First World War debt have been unveiled with plans to redeem bonds dating back to the 18th ...

31 Oct 2014 9.04am

Rolf Harris loses first appeal bid

Disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris has lost the first round of his bid to appeal against his convictions for a string of indecent assaults.

31 Oct 2014 3.05pm

Police chief faces internal charge

A chief constable will face an internal charge of gross misconduct following claims that he made "inappropriate advances" to female colleagues and ...

31 Oct 2014 12.04pm

Murderers lose whole-life challenge

Two murderers have lost challenges against orders that they can never be released from prison.

31 Oct 2014 12.04pm

Shelters fill up after mudslide

Sri Lankan authorities are warning of more landslides at a tea plantation where a deadly torrent of mud swept away scores of homes this week.

31 Oct 2014 9.05am

Trooper ambush suspect is captured

A survivalist accused of ambushing two state troopers, killing one and seriously wounding the other, was captured by US marshals near an abandoned ...

31 Oct 2014 3.05am

Hannah accused in court over attack

The man accused of abducting British-born university student Hannah Graham in Virginia is being arraigned on an unrelated sexual assault from nearly ...

31 Oct 2014 9.05am

Malaysia Airlines sued over flight

Two Malaysian teenage boys are suing Malaysia Airlines and the government over the loss of their father eight months after Flight 370 that was ...

31 Oct 2014 5.32am

Burkina Faso protests continue

Anti-government protesters have gathered again in Burkina Faso's capital.

31 Oct 2014 4.47am