Missing jet: 'Every angle' examined
Dozens of ships and aircraft have failed to find any piece of the missing Boeing 777 jet which vanished more than two days ago above waters south of Vietnam as investigators pursued "every angle" to explain its disappearance, including hijacking, Malaysia's civil aviation chief said today.
Labour extends job guarantee plan
Labour's flagship jobs guarantee would be in place throughout the next Parliament, paid for by a bank bonus tax and a squeeze on high-earners' pension pots, the party said.
GDP 'to reach 2008 level in summer'
The UK economy will exceed its pre-recession peak by the summer, according to upgraded forecasts from a leading business lobby group today.
Fire authorities 'at crisis point'
Fire authorities are reaching crisis point because of government funding cuts which could hit their ability to respond to future national emergencies, council leaders have warned.
Best-in-Show glory for poodle Ricky
A poodle named Ricky has landed the world's most prestigious dog show prize after being judged this year's Best-in-Show at Crufts.
Photo marks Edward's 50th birthday
An informal photograph of the Earl of Wessex looking relaxed surrounded by his wife and children has been released to mark his 50th birthday.
Cooler weather will follow sunshine
Temperatures will drop back to a more normal spring level this week, forecasters said, after parts of Britain enjoyed their hottest weather of the year yesterday.
Yachtsman rescued when boat damaged
A Scottish solo round-the-world yachtsman has been rescued after his boat was badly damaged in a "huge storm" off the tip of South America.