Watson and Dench head Bafta LA list

There was a British invasion of Beverly Hills as Bafta Los Angeles hosted its annual Britannia Awards, honouring film and television talent from both ...

31 Oct 2014 5.22pm

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

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

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

Scots would vote Yes now - poll

Scotland would vote Yes to independence if another referendum were held today - just six weeks after a majority voted No, a poll has found.

1 Nov 2014 8.48am

TV debate proposals 'unacceptable'

Current proposals for televised debates in the build-up to the general election are "unacceptable", Nicola Sturgeon has said.

31 Oct 2014 8.03pm

Murder inquiry after stabbing death

A murder inquiry has been launched after a teenager was stabbed to death outside a convenience store.

1 Nov 2014 7.48am

Man dies after shooting incident

A man has died after being shot near a food wholesaler's.

1 Nov 2014 2.04am

MPs slam Government over food waste

The Government has "no plans" to force councils to bring in separate food waste collections, officials have said.

1 Nov 2014 2.04am

Royal couple end tour in the rain

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall ended their four-day tour of Colombia on a wet and windy note - sheltering under umbrellas.

1 Nov 2014 2.04am

Crosses placed in tribute to fallen

Thousands of wooden crosses with the name of fallen servicemen and women will be planted as a moving Field of Remembrance.

1 Nov 2014 2.04am

Nigeria kidnap girls 'married off'

The leader of Nigeria's Islamic extremist group denies agreeing to a ceasefire and says more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls have all converted to ...

1 Nov 2014 9.50am

Power struggle in Burkina Faso

A second military officer has declared that he is Burkina Faso's new president after the West African country's long-time leader was pushed from ...

1 Nov 2014 6.32am

Trick-or-treat girls die in crash

Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in costume have been hit by a vehicle and killed while on a pedestrian crossing at junction in southern ...

1 Nov 2014 8.50am

Islamist fighters killed in Libya

Eighteen Islamist militiamen have been killed in an attack on a western Libyan town.

1 Nov 2014 8.50am

Nurse can move about as curbs eased

A US nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone can move about as she pleases after a judge eased state-imposed restrictions on her.

1 Nov 2014 7.49am