The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 43 min 16 sec ago
Society is paying a "shocking" price for poor mental health care for pregnant women and new mothers in the UK, a report says.
The BBC has produced a computer game called 'The Doctor and the Dalek', as part of the Make it Digital initiative to get more young people into computer coding.
A public awareness campaign is being launched to highlight the carrier bag charge which has come into force.
The UK economy will grow by 2.4% next year, well below the 3.1% growth expected this year, forecasting group EY Item Club says.
Male and female civil servants will be entitled to full parental pay from April 2015, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is to announce.
Aftermath of worst flooding in Indian-administered Kashmir
Twenty fire appliances are battling a major fire at Didcot B Power Station, Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue has said.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says it was "stupid" to tell people to judge him on his first three months.
A suicide attacker kills at least 18 people at a Shia mosque in Iraq's capital Baghdad, the latest in a spate of insurgent attacks.
Amid growing concern in Muslim communities about the radicalisation of young men and women, one mother from London has been describing how she persuaded her son to return from fighting in Syria.
Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone says he and his team-mates should reimburse the fans who watched them lose 8-0 at Southampton.
MOTD2 analysis of how Mario Balotelli's poor form is made worse by his lack of effort, while Liverpool's defence lacks a leader
The Spanish nurse who became the first person to contract Ebola outside West Africa tests negative for the virus, the government says.
Who looks the "real deal" and who has been an "effective silent force"? Find out in Garth Crooks' team of the week.
Swansea boss Garry Monk says Victor Moses dived to win Stoke a penalty and should be "ashamed of himself".
The London Film Festival closed on Sunday evening with a screening of Brad Pitt's new film Fury.
The first animals to copulate were small fish that lived 385 million years ago in what is now Scotland, a study suggests.
Australia closes a deal to allow 200 special forces into Iraq to train local troops to fight against Islamic State, after a month-long legal row.
Christian Wade's dazzling solo try is not enough for Wasps as Leinster hit back to win their European Rugby Champions Cup match.
Former X Factor finalist Ella Henderson has called topping the UK album chart with her debut release Chapter One "a moment in time I will never forget".