Alastair Cook says he wants to start "enjoying my cricket again" after losing his position as England one-day captain.
The UN Security Council begins a rare discussion of North Korea's human rights situation, despite objections from Russia and China.
Joe Cocker found success putting his soul into other people's songs
Home Secretary Theresa May's plan to expel foreign graduates draws criticism from the scientific community.
Sir Alex Ferguson describes Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick as "the best English player in the game".
A 20-year-old man has died following a three-car collision near Downpatrick in County Down.
Joe Cocker, who has died at the age of 70, performing on Top of the Pops.
The number of online shoppers is on the rise this Christmas, with 91% of rural dwellers now shopping online.
Ten people are injured as a van is driven into shoppers at a Christmas market in Nantes, French officials say, with reports the driver then stabbed himself.
Seven men are sentenced for "driving like lunatics" in a convoy which caused a head-on crash.
Politicians, religious and civic leaders give their reaction to the bin lorry crash that killed six people in central Glasgow.
Eyewitnesses describe the "horrible scenes" after a bin lorry crashed into pedestrians in central Glasgow, killing six people.
Singer Joe Cocker, best known for his cover of the Beatles' With A Little Help From My Friends, dies aged 70.
Is New York's mayor to blame for rising tensions?
Two men are charged with the murder of off-duty Merseyside police constable Neil Doyle.
A man dies after he is hit by a train at Dunmurry Halt station on the outskirts of Belfast.
More than 50 people convicted of terrorism in Pakistan face imminent execution after the president rejected mercy petitions, officials say.
Big Brother is the most complained about TV show of the year, with X Factor, EastEnders, Coronation Street and X Factor all in the top 10.
The condition of boxing legend Muhammad Ali has "vastly improved" since he was taken to hospital with pneumonia on Saturday, his spokesman says.
Police firefighters and animal welfare officials rescue a common seal found in a Merseyside field about 20 miles (32km) from the sea.