From BBC News:
A school friend says Sergei Skripal was shunned by ex-classmates but did not see himself as a traitor.
A former classmate says the spy told him he even wrote to Vladimir Putin asking to come back to Russia.
Labour leader removes Owen Smith from shadow cabinet after he called for a second EU referendum.
Measurements show the entire bulk of Europe's most active volcano is edging eastwards, Scientists say.
Andy Murray, Geri Horner, David Ginola and many other stars took part in the TV fundraiser.
The gendarme is hailed a hero after taking the place of a hostage in a supermarket siege in France.
Charity Shelter said single parents were bearing the brunt of the housing crisis.
Footage posted online appeared to show a captain and his co-pilot dancing with animated characters.
The UK information commissioner wants access to records and data at the London-based company.
This is Lucy's journey of transitioning
Work to pull down five homes on the Norfolk village seafront has begun.
More than 100 England fans are arrested by police over two days in the build-up to the national team's match against the Netherlands.
The government is planning a "crackdown" on hidden fees charged by airports, reports the Times.
A charity is trying to change the way that hospitals deal with homeless people.
An inflatable duck, a major scientific step and a sleepy polar bear. All that and more this week.