The government's "failure" to let MPs debate EU legislation is "deplorable", a cross-party Parliamentary committee says.
People who need treating with repeated courses of antibiotics may be at increased risk of developing diabetes, researchers have found.
A female polar bear arrives at a Scottish zoo for an attempt to raise the first polar bear in the UK for more than 20 years.
MPs say it's "inexplicable" the NHS in England spends more on bariatric surgery than well-established measures to prevent obesity.
Private equity firm 3G Capital is in talks to buy Kraft in a deal that could value the US food giant at more than $40bn (£27bn), according to reports.
Air pollution is linked to an increased risk of stroke, a large global study in the British Medical Journal suggests.
It is a metaphysical question with stark geopolitical consequences: Could the 14th Dalai Lama be the last?
Adult education and training in England "will not exist by 2020" if the government continues its "swathe of cuts", the Association of Colleges has warned.
Dubai has experienced a renewed surge of construction, says Mark Lobel - but can it offset some of the environmental impact?
A breakthrough in the development of temperature-resilient beans could help sustain a vital source of protein for millions of people around the globe.
As Utah reauthorises the use of firing squads to carry out executions, BBC news looks at the other ways US states can execute inmates.
Trade talks between the US and European Union are marked by 'dog whistle' politics, a report by the Business Select Committee says.
The UK fracking industry needs a new regulator to give the public more confidence in the fledgling sector, an industry-backed body has concluded.
The archbishop who defended the poor and died at the altar
The $10,000 bag made entirely in the US
Steven Fischer, the creator of a $10,000 luxury leather bag, explains what inspired him.
Why Cuba's only known female boxer has decided to leave
Putting the mum into mumbo-jumbo around the world
More than 60% of Australia's major organised crime figures are dealing crystal meth - known as "ice" - a new report finds.
Why I made a pudding out of my own blood