Those who defamed the Tory peer on social media should confess and settle, says McAlpine's solicitor
But Director General George Entwistle says police must complete criminal investigation first
Were newsreaders Charlotte Green and Harriet Cass just too posh for today's BBC?
Hundreds of music fans stranded in cars overnight as festival site turns to mudbath following heavy rain
Research shows H5N1 virus needs only to mutate five times before being capable of causing a 'global pandemic'
Broadcaster says he is losing his fight against illness and won’t see Australia again
Red top tales: Prince Philip humour strikes again, 'toff' blames dwarves for closing nightclub
Richard Bacon accused of 'pandering to smug metropolitan elite' - but Delingpole takes his side
Rabbi's Thought of the Day quip counters Cardinal O'Brien's 'bigoted' views on same-sex marriage
Too few women on Today programme – and too many naked women in the ‘relentlessy sexist’ papers