Drivers will get 10 minutes' grace before being fined if they stay too long in council-owned car parks in England, the government announces.
The four-hour waiting time target for NHS accident and emergency units across the UK should be downgraded as it is distorting priorities, experts say.
Green Party MP Caroline Lucas calls for a "progressive alliance" with the SNP as her party holds what it says is its largest ever conference.
Science is being squeezed out of English primary schools, with a third not providing the recommended two hours of teaching a week, research suggests.
Nathan Matthews, stepbrother of Bristol teenager Becky Watts, appears in court charged with her murder.
MPs will be banned from claiming expenses for dinners, TV licences and pre-23:00 taxis after May's election.
David Cameron denies claims he is running scared from a head-to-head TV debate with Ed Miliband, as the BBC Trust rejects the DUP's appeal to be included.
A man is in a critical condition in hospital after a workplace incident at a fuel company in Belfast's Harbour estate.
Football star Roy Keane is summonsed to appear in court over an alleged road rage confrontation with a Greater Manchester taxi driver.
A banker who claims he lost his job after raising concerns about his employer will have his case heard at a full employment tribunal hearing after losing a preliminary hearing.
Mirror Group Newspapers "added insult to injury" by giving a "deliberate impression" it had not engaged in phone hacking, the High Court hears.
Today's investigation into Jimmy Savile reveals how his criminal behaviour "was facilitated by ministers or civil servants".
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