Cilla Black looks set to make a charts comeback as one of her hit singles and an album re-enter the mid-week charts following her sudden death.
A Pot Noodle vending machine has been installed on a Nottingham street in what is believed to be the country's first.
An alleged cover-up of child sex allegations against Sir Edward Heath is at the centre of a police corruption probe.
It may sound quackers, but a Welshman's inventive idea to use his sheepdogs to herd ducks rather than sheep has helped keep farming alive in his family.
The Government has a grip on the migrant crisis at Calais, Philip Hammond has insisted as David Cameron faces calls to break his holiday and witness its impact "first hand".
Sexual discrimination is being practised in offices right across the UK (and the world), research suggests.
The post-mortem on Cilla Black has not revealed why she died, reports say.
Physically removing carbon from the atmosphere cannot be relied upon to prevent extreme global warming or save the oceans from acidity, scientists have warned.
An international hunting organisation has suspending the membership of the US hunter accused of illegally killing a protected lion in Zimbabwe.
Ramsay Street, the set of long-running Australian soap Neighbours, is to be transformed into a hotel for fans.
Footage of a strange object appearing to fly past a plane has led to a frenzy of speculation among UFO enthusiasts.
A new BBC documentary which puts Chinese teachers in a British schoolroom is fascinating – and sometimes funny – viewing, says Alan Tyers.
The host of a TV lottery show is believed to be among those being held by police, as they investigate allegations of ‘fixing’ a live televised draw.
The Lord Sewel affair has shone a light on exactly who is in the House of Lords. Chris Moncrieff reports.
Or lots of little formulas really, and they tend to change depending on whether it’s a Marple or Poirot novel…
Famous confectionery Kendal Mint Cake is set to have a major rebirth as an alcoholic liqueur.
What happened – or what was said – when a seagull chick wandered onto the pitch during a football game between Yeovil Town and Bournemouth?
Queen of the sky Svetlana Kapanina spends her time performing daredevil dives and climbs in her plane.
CCTV footage from on board a bus shows the moment the vehicle swerved out of control and straight towards a female pedestrian.
The Staffordshire bull terrier called Ronnie had surgery to remove eight tumours, but is now on his way to recovery.
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