The World Trade Organisation's former director-general tells the BBC that the UK economy risks a "huge blow" if it votes to leave the EU on 23 June.
Up to 700 migrants are feared drowned in a series of shipwrecks off the coast of Libya in the last few days, the UN refugee agency says.
New figures suggest 63% of shoppers who bought women's clothes online in the last six months sent at least one item back to retailers.
MPs will investigate the UK's 6,000 occupational pension schemes after question marks arise at BHS and British Steel.
Illegal immigrants in the US often get better care than the nation's military veterans, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says.
BBC Two motoring show Top Gear relaunches with its new line-up of hosts, after the departure of its old team fronted by Jeremy Clarkson.
Eighteen Albanians, believed to be migrants, are among 20 people rescued from an inflatable boat off the Kent coast after it began taking on water overnight.
Police are to conduct a review after Millwall fans were involved in crowd trouble during Sunday's League One play-off final.
A 12-year-old girl is airlifted to hospital after being injured in a jet ski crash off the Hampshire coast.
Former Glee actor Mark Salling has been formally charged with two counts of receiving and possessing images of child sexual abuse.
A woman is feared dead after a crocodile attack in Australia's Daintree National Park.
The UK's most expensive seaside town is Sandbanks in Dorset, with the average house price there nearly £665,000, according to a report.
There is growing concern for the fate of an estimated 50,000 civilians trapped in the centre of Falluja in Iraq.
Zoo officials have shot dead a gorilla after a four-year-old boy fell into its enclosure in the US city of Cincinnati.
Hundreds of thousands of bikers descend on Washington DC to commemorate America's war dead and veterans.
An elephant calf has been rescued from an uncovered drain in Sri Lanka's Hambantota port.
The discovery of the fossilised skeleton of a large sea reptile which lived 165 million years ago is causing excitement within the scientific community.
The BBC Business series My Shop visits The Startup Van team, who have now left their van and moved into a shop in order to offer their interview service.
A pilot has died after a vintage World War Two aircraft crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey.
France is commemorating the 100th anniversary of The Battle of Verdun, World War One's longest battle.
Debate within the Conservative Party and migrants being rescued in the English Channel make the front pages.
Edward Stourton examines America's long history of resistance to free trade, and asks why it has again become such a potent political force.
Deputy political editor John Pienaar considers the tensions between rival factions in the Conservative Party over Europe.
Was Western invasion in 2003 responsible for what is now happening?
Q&A on the effect on Britons travelling in France following industrial action being taken by French workers, who are blockading oil refineries as part of their dispute.
Bristol Old Vic theatre, the oldest continuously working theatre in Britain, marks its 250th anniversary.
This year's Britain's Got Talent final draws lowest audience in its 10-year history, as Army bandsman Richard Jones becomes first magic act to win.
Tony Bellew wins his WBC world cruiserweight title fight at Goodison Park by knocking out Ilunga Makabu in the third round.
Lewis Hamilton thanked title rival Nico Rosberg 'for being a gentleman' by letting him pass and helping him win the Monaco Grand Prix.
Sri Lanka mount a belated fightback with the bat, reaching 309-5 to delay England's push for victory in the second Test.
The first of Scotland's friendlies ends with an insipid defeat by Italy in Malta with Graziano Pelle netting the only goal.
Tata would need to give guarantees it is in the UK steel industry for the long run if it scraps its planned sale of plants, Stephen Kinnock says.
Firms should be flexible with staffing during the Euro 2016 football tournament, which begins on 10 June, the conciliation service Acas says.
David Cameron must accept he has failed to deliver a pledge to reduce migration, two Vote Leave MPs say, but No 10 calls the Tory attack a "distraction".
Former Prime Minister Tony Blair says leaving the EU would create "an enormous economic problem" following any Brexit vote on 23 June.
The NHS could save millions of pounds if families and doctors were offered mediation when they disagreed on a treatment, a leading consultant says.
Mental health services turned away more than a quarter of children referred for support without help in England in 2015, a report says.
The system of inquiries into child deaths in England where neglect or abuse is suspected will be overhauled, says the government
Cambridge University will remain affiliated to the National Union of students after a referendum of students rejected a motion to leave.
Mobile service provider Three confirms it will block advertising on its network for a day-long trial in June.
Sainsbury's is trialling new food-cooling technologies that promise to be more eco-friendly than current alternatives.
Piecing together the bare bones of a sea reptile that swam at the time of the dinosaurs.
Researchers invent a DNA "tape recorder" that can trace the family history of every cell in a body.
Casting the next James Bond is "not a democracy", the director Sam Mendes says at the Hay Festival.
Swashboggling, squishous and frobscottle are among thousands of Roald Dahl's gobblefunk words in a dictionary celebrating the centenary of the writer's birth.
Celena and her partner Pete separated for 10 weeks to break their bad habits and lose weight.
More than 40 years after the end of the Vietnam war dozens of ageing former American soldiers have gone back - and have succeeded in finding peace.
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
The people who shape hair in the capital of Sierra Leone
Iraqi Kurds' extraordinary exodus, 25 years on
David Sillito sees Top Gear trying to hang on to the magic
US female WW2 fighter pilots earn right to be buried with other veterans
Switzerland's forgotten role in saving WW1 lives
Artists highlight pollution in Manila's rivers
Artist's pet project transforms hedges
The teenager who smuggled PCs through the Iron Curtain