Royal Marine found guilty of murdering Afghan insurgent

One-Minute Read Fri 8 Nov, AT 15:40

Sergeant convicted of 'cold blooded' killing of badly wounded Afghan, but two others acquitted

John Cole

John Cole, former BBC political editor dies aged 85

Briefing Fri 8 Nov, AT 14:53

Belfast-born journalist had his own Spitting Image puppet and a well-hidden 'loathing' for Mrs Thatcher

A couple exchange wedding rings

Border staff left red-faced over 'appalling' wedding sham gaffe

One-Minute Read Fri 8 Nov, AT 14:03

Officials stormed 'sham wedding' and interrogated bride and groom before realising their mistake

Nissan boss warns he might look elsewhere if UK leaves EU

One-Minute Read Fri 8 Nov, AT 13:13

Britain's biggest carmaker adds to pressure on government to keep UK in the European Union

In The Week magazine: The secrets of the dark web

Brief Fri 8 Nov, AT 12:51

How even the NSA can't stop us getting our hands on 'bad stuff'

John Lewis 2013 Christmas ad: will it be a hit? - video

Video Fri 8 Nov, AT 12:21

Store has a lot riding on two-minute ad featuring song by Lily Allen and two animated critters

Remembrance Day poppies 'obscene fashion appendage'

Talking Point Fri 8 Nov, AT 11:57

The 'Great and Good' afraid not to wear one, but red poppies 'mock the dead', writes Robert Fisk

Spy chiefs grilled: PR exercise or triumph for transparency?

Talking Point Fri 8 Nov, AT 11:10

Forget Skyfall, the real spy chiefs had 'soundbites at the ready' when quizzed in public for first time

Al-Qaida 'lapping up' reports of Snowden leaks says MI6 boss

One-Minute Read Thu 7 Nov, AT 16:19

Media coverage of leaked documents is making work of British spies 'far, far harder' MPs are told

Russell Brand row: Nick Clegg takes aim at 'sneering' Paxman

One-Minute Read Thu 7 Nov, AT 14:56

Deputy Prime Minister wades into political debate prompted by comedian on BBC Two's Newsnight