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

One dead, two injured in car crash

A driver has been killed and two people taken to hospital after a two-car crash on a rural road.

31 Oct 2014 9.03pm

NHS Grampian chief executive leaves

The chief executive of NHS Grampian is taking early retirement amid concerns over staffing numbers.

31 Oct 2014 6.03pm

Brother willing to die in Syria

A young British jihadi whose two brothers have died fighting in war-torn Syria tonight revealed he was willing to suffer the same fate.

31 Oct 2014 9.05pm

UK basks in warmest ever Halloween

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

31 Oct 2014 3.05pm

Pilot dies in Virgin rocket crash

One pilot has died and another is seriously injured after a rocket belonging to billionaire Sir Richard Branson's space tourism venture crashed ...

31 Oct 2014 9.05pm

Jet returns after part falls off

A passenger jet was forced to return to Gatwick Airport part-way through its flight to Egypt after a part plunged to the ground.

31 Oct 2014 8.05pm

UK's EU contribution soars to £11bn

The UK's net contribution to the European Union soared to £11.3 billion in 2013, an increase of £2.7 billion from the previous year, according to ...

31 Oct 2014 8.05pm

Pilot dies in spaceship test crash

One pilot has died and another has suffered "major injury" after Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo crashed during a test flight, Californian authorities ...

31 Oct 2014 8.06pm

Remains found at Ukraine crash site

Investigators have recovered an unspecified number of human remains from the site in eastern Ukraine where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down, ...

31 Oct 2014 5.22pm

Man attacks policeman with axe

Police in Washington are hunting a man who swung a large axe at an officer in an unprovoked attack.

31 Oct 2014 7.06pm

Pilot killed as Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo crashes in desert

ONE pilot has died and another has suffered “major injury” after Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo crashed during a test flight, Californian authorities ...

Man faces Meyiwa murder charge

A suspect has been charged with the murder of Senzo Meyiwa, South Africa's football captain.

31 Oct 2014 5.22pm