Kate Bush makes her stage comeback at London's Hammersmith Apollo to an ecstatic response from fans at her first live concert for 35 years.
A farmer explains his relationship with his sheepdog, after researchers help unravel the mystery of how the animals do their job.
Scientists produce a simple mathematical model that explains how a single sheepdog can herd a large number of sheep.
Delighted fans took to their feet at London's Hammersmith Apollo to applaud Kate Bush, as she closed her first concert in 35 years on Tuesday night.
New rules mean nurses and midwives who have completed their training outside Europe will face shorter tests to check they are fit to work in the UK.
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When is it acceptable to lean back at 30,000ft, asks Jon Kelly.
'I want to build something with a global reach'
The Italian city that has been making violins for centuries
The Italian city that as been making violins for centuries
A letter signed by 130 firms says the business case for independence “has not been made”.
US stocks closed higher on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 index closing above 2,000 for the first time.
Burger King confirms that it plans to merge with Tim Hortons, the Canadian coffee and doughnut chain.
The climate impacts of the world's fossil-fuelled power plants are being underestimated because of poor accounting, say researchers.
The BBC's Colin Paterson talks to fans ahead of Kate Bush's first gig in 35 years.
A target number of badgers to be killed in this year's pilot cull to tackle tuberculosis in cattle is announced.
Residents in a Teesside street are being filmed for the next series of controversial TV show Benefits Street.
The British volunteer nurse William Pooley, who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone, has been given the experimental drug ZMapp.
South Africa avoids falling into recession after second-quarter GDP figures show the economy grew by 0.6% during the April-to-June period.
Director Martin Scorsese is planning to make a TV spin-off of his film Shutter Island, with a prequel of the story about an isolated psychiatric hospital.