Jurors hear the alleged victim was found in distress running through the corridors of Westminster.
Wintry conditions continue to cause delays for travellers as hundreds of schools remain closed.
Customers have been sold tickets for trains that will not run or will be disrupted, a watchdog says.
East Midlands prices rose at the fastest pace in the year to October, while London saw the slowest growth.
People in less affluent regions spend more as a proportion of income on Christmas, analysis suggests.
Carl Maynard was arrested and taken to Tonbridge police station but collapsed and later died.
There were no reports of injuries when the vessel ran aground with hundreds of people aboard.
Currently, patients who need urgent care in Canterbury must go to Margate or Ashford for treatment.
The crash involved three cars which collided just after midnight on the A258, Kent Police said.
Trading Standards criticises the social media giant for not doing enough to stamp out fake traders.
Nurses and doctors fear patients are being put at risk after numbers waiting over four hours doubles.
Tuesday's FA Cup second-round replay between Carlisle United and Gillingham is postponed because of a frozen pitch.
Plymouth climb off the foot of League One as Toumani Diagouraga scores a last-minute winner against Gillingham.
Portsmouth spoil the 25th anniversary of Charlton's return to the Valley as Josh Magennis' own goal gives them victory.
Mitch Pinnock and Ryan Bird both grab braces as fourth-placed Dover brush 10-man Hartlepool aside in the National League.
Paul McCallum's hat-trick is not enough for Eastleigh, who settle for a draw with Bromley in a National League clash.
Ebbsfleet hammer sorry Guiseley at Stonebridge Road to move closer to the National League play-off places.
Maidenhead and Maidstone play out a draw in the National League at York Road, keeping both sides in mid-table.
President Trump's populist brand faces a test as he backs a Republican accused of child abuse.
Bangladeshi immigrant Akayed Ullah was wounded when a device strapped to his body exploded.
Charles Jenkins was detained for nearly 40 years and married a Japanese woman in captivity.
But the French leader says he will not agree to a demand that America's terms should be negotiated.
A blast at Baumgarten - a major gas hub in Austria - kills one and injures at least 18.
The victim was hacked to death on a busy road in broad daylight for marrying an upper caste woman.
Human rights group Amnesty says the EU is actively supporting authorities who work with gangs.
The education minister says pupils may be made to keep their phones in lockers during school hours.
Rabbi Aharon Shteinman, 104, was regarded as "Gadol Hador" or "Leader of the Generation".
The spat was triggered by the ban of some Venezuelan opposition parties from the 2018 polls.
The singer disowns a newspaper interview in which he appeared to dismiss Spacey's alleged victims.
The disgraced athlete, who was jailed after shooting dead his girlfriend, sustained minor injuries.
French President Emmanuel Macron has said he thinks the US is "extremely aggressive to decide on its own just to leave" the climate accord.
More than a dozen women have accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct. Now, in the moment of #MeToo, how do they feel?
Seif and Ghadir both deserted the "slavery" of the Syrian Army and fled the country.
A wild-haired statue of footballing legend Maradona has been unveiled in India.
Marine archaeologists in Senegal are diving on the wrecks of ships used in the transatlantic slave trade.
Migrants attempt to cross from Italy to France through the mountains in sub zero temperatures.
A ballet about the famous Soviet dancer Rudolf Nureyev, who defected to the West, premiered five months late.
Satoru Anzaki, who has terminal cancer, invited 1,000 people to the party to thank them and say goodbye.
The Queensland town of Charleville discovered it had inadvertently missed the anniversary.
Gambia denies reports that it will grant land for a Russian 'Romanov Empire' project.
New traffic laws to cope with fancy dress go-kart tours in Tokyo.
Unesco says mobile phones could wipe out the whistled language used by villagers in northern Turkey.
How militant violence has restricted the Hazara people to two districts of Quetta in Pakistan.
"Career women don't end well” is one of the core messages taught to students who attend.
Laurent Wauquiez will lead the Republicans as the party tries to pick up the pieces, writes the BBC's Hugh Schofield in Paris.
Does the crypto-currency Bitcoin really use more electricity than Ireland?
The female social entrepreneur buildings dams for farms and villages across Rajasthan, India.
Tiago Alves says he feels he is living in limbo, six months after the tragedy.
Max Olivares has a rare heart and lung condition, which requires a complex transplant operation.
Jo Collings, Bellfield's former partner, says "whatever he wanted to do, he did".
Veteran TV presenter Keith Chegwin's career stretched from 1970s children's programmes to reality TV.
Skin betting websites let players gamble with virtual items from online games as currency.
The Reverend Mike Long describes the community response to the fire back then and now, six months on.
Young women tell the BBC about their experiences of sexual harassment in our biggest ever survey.
Thousands of schools closed on Monday - but how tough a decision was it after heavy snowfalls?
Heavy snow fell in Ipswich and elsewhere in Suffolk on Sunday.
The igloo took about eight hours to build on Sunday.
Opening up about male infertility.
The Brexit secretary says if the UK fails to get a trade deal with the EU, it won't pay its divorce bill.
Bradley Wiggins - briefly distracted by what he thought was a false-start call - finishes 21st at the British Indoor Rowing Championships.
Experiencing a child's traumatic past could help parents understand their behaviour.
An exclusive look at the visual effects behind the film Paddington 2.
Santacon London 2017 attracted hundreds of people dressed as Father Christmas.
Meet Kimberly Espinel - the blogger teaching people how to photograph food for Instagram.
A meerkat, a raccoon, two turtles and an otter try to predict the results of next year's tournament.
After Donald Trump officially recognised the city as Israel's capital, UK Muslims tell us why that matters.
The Lego models have been created at an exhibition in Norwich.
Snow has fallen across many parts of the UK, bringing power cuts, school closures and some travel disruption.
Claire's sons Jack, 12, and Paul, 9, were murdered in a fire set by her abusive ex-husband.
The parents of a boy, six, who died from meningitis B have called on all children to be vaccinated.
Wolverhampton prankster rescued by firefighters "doesn't care" what people think.
A mum is taking photos of herself on the loo to campaign for disabled toilet facilities.
Citizen Khan actor and comedian Abdullah Afzal explains why he's starring in the Great Muslim Panto.
University student Averil Hart's family said she starved herself to death in 10 weeks.
With the opening of a new exhibition devoted to her works, BBC Rewind looks back at the life of the poet and writer.
A predictive text app has added Cornish to its list of languages.
Sarah, 12, on life since she and her family became homeless in Peterborough.
The Border Force warns shoppers to be on the look-out for counterfeit products.
One council in Nottinghamshire gave BBC News an in-depth look at how it grits its roads.
Former soldier Nick Dunn has landed back in the UK for an emotional reunion with his family, after being held for more than four years in India.
The Queen described "HMS Queen Elizabeth" as the best of British technology and innovation