Police launch investigation after a number of people apparently attempt to sell their votes in the referendum online.
Scientists have tracked the spread of Ebola in West Africa, revealing genetic clues to the course of the outbreak.
A former social worker says Rotherham council deliberately under-reported the number of children at risk of sexual exploitation to meet targets.
There has been a "significant" increase in net migration into the UK, which reached 243,000 in the 12 months to March, government statisticians say.
Will Clacton's voters opt for UKIP over the Tories?
Pakistani police name Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as a suspect in the murder of 14 followers of an anti-government cleric in Lahore, officials say.
Inspections of the children's services at the centre of the Rotherham abuse scandal are to be carried out early, as the deputy police and crime commissioner resigns and calls for her boss Shaun Wright to go.
Egypt has opened an investigation into ousted President Mohammed Morsi for allegedly handing over secret files to Qatar, state media report.
The Scottish Parliament would get further powers "soon" if there is a "No" vote to independence, David Cameron has said.
A Labour MP is hit by an egg after being confronted by pro-independence supporters while campaigning ahead of the referendum.
Zambia's leader sacks his justice minister, seen as a potential successor, amid rumours the president is gravely ill.
Tory MP Douglas Carswell has defected to the UK Independence Party - and says he will seek re-election in Clacton at a by-election.
Is the argument over universities coming back to life?
All but essential travel to Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia should be avoided, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office warns British nationals.
A gold-rush starts at a beach in Kent where a German artist buried £10,000 worth of bullion as part of an arts festival.
Ukraine accuses Russia of deploying troops in the country's east, while Nato says Russia has stepped up its arms supply to separatists.
After a lengthy dispute, the WRU and the four Welsh rugby regions sign a deal aimed at keeping star players in Wales.
Armed police dramatically raid the office of a video gamer near Denver, US - and the incident was broadcast live online.
Former minister Michael McGimpsey says patients will die if the health budget row is not resolved.
Islamic State (IS) militants appear to have killed "dozens" of Syrian soldiers captured after gaining control of the Tabqa airbase, activists say.