Three BBC staff working in Libya have been beaten, detained and subjected to a mock execution, it has emerged.
Opponents of government plans to introduce competition to the NHS are organising to defeat the plans.
Peers should lead by example and stop using rabbits' fur on their ceremonial robes, a baroness has said.
The large number of government ministers in parliament is creating an unaccountable government, a report has said.
Liberal Democrat ministers are to be protected from angry protesters by a major security operation at the party's spring conference in Sheffield.
Children's charity Barnardo's is going to take on a hand-on role in taking care of children of asylum seekers who are to be returned to their home country.
The Cabinet manual does not undercut parliamentary sovereignty or pave the way to a written constitution, Sir Gus O'Donnell has said.