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Cream guitarist Jack Bruce dies

Jack Bruce, the composer, singer and multi-instrumentalist, died today of liver disease, aged 71.

25 Oct 2014 5.05pm

Judges poised to prune boyband

The remaining X Factor contestants face the judges - and the public - this weekend with an exit predicted for at least one member of boyband Stereo ...

25 Oct 2014 2.05am

'Posh flower pot' sold for £560,000

A "posh flower pot" that had been used as a goal post and then valued at £10,000 on The Antiques Roadshow has sold for more than half a million ...

25 Oct 2014 3.05pm

McConaughey scoops thriller award

Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey has picked up another award to add to his growing trophy collection - scooping best actor at the Crime Thriller ...

25 Oct 2014 2.05am

Scott Mills reveals Cheryl support

Strictly Come Dancing contestant Scott Mills revealed he has found unlikely support from Cheryl Fernandez-Versini - as he prepares to hit the ...

25 Oct 2014 2.05am

5% planning fees hike criticised

Business groups have criticised a hike in planning fees due to come into effect this week, saying the extra cash must be used to improve the system.

26 Oct 2014 2.03am

Dead birds of prey 'not targeted'

More than a dozen birds of prey that were found dead in an area of the Highlands earlier this year were not targeted deliberately, police have said.

24 Oct 2014 7.03pm

Drivers warned as flooding expected

People are being warned to expect flooding and travel disruption as heavy rain sweeps across parts of the country tomorrow.

25 Oct 2014 5.03pm

Woman killed in two-car crash

A woman has died in a road crash in the Highlands.

25 Oct 2014 1.03pm

Lamont quits as role 'questioned'

Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont has said that her resignation as leader comes after senior members of the party "questioned" her role in a new ...

25 Oct 2014 2.03am

'Record number' in low-paid jobs

A record five million workers are now in low-paid jobs, according to a new report, sparking calls for Government action to help tackle the problem.

26 Oct 2014 4.48am

Tories reel in Labour's poll lead

The Tories have reeled in Labour's advantage according to two new polls.

26 Oct 2014 4.48am

Profit warnings reach six-year high

Profit warnings by UK-listed firms have risen to their highest summer level in six years as more businesses are squeezed by competitive price ...

26 Oct 2014 4.48am

WW1 coverage 'uniting Britain'

The commemoration of the First World War has increased the public's knowledge of the conflict and brought people in Britain together, according to ...

26 Oct 2014 4.48am

Comic Brand 'wants Bo-Jo's job'

Comedian Russell Brand has refused to comment on suggestions he could mount a bid to become Mayor of London.

26 Oct 2014 4.48am

Prepare to flee volcano, town told

People living near an active Hawaii lava flow have been warned to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to five days as molten rock ...

26 Oct 2014 3.05am

IS launch new attack on Kobani

Fighters from the Islamic State group have launched a new offensive on the northern Syrian town of Kobani after shelling the area from their ...

25 Oct 2014 9.05pm

Hero teacher tried to stop shooting

A newly-hired teacher is being hailed a hero after she struggled with a teenage killer during his terrifying gun rampage in the cafeteria of a ...

26 Oct 2014 3.05am

Journalist who won 'war' with Ebola

An American journalist who survived Ebola has told of his fight for life, saying his body was "at war" with the deadly virus.

26 Oct 2014 2.05am

Canadians return to shooting scene

Canadians have returned to the reopened grounds of Parliament Hill just three days after a gunman murdered a soldier at the national war memorial ...

26 Oct 2014 12.05am