Theresa May will warn MPs against having a new referendum if Parliament is deadlocked over Brexit.
It comes after strong US resolutions on the war in Yemen and the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
"Gig economy" workers will be better protected by a package of reforms, the government says.
Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas beats Lewis Hamilton and Harry Kane to be named BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2018.
New York police officers went to Colin Kroll's Manhattan flat after a request to check on him.
Did swimwear designer Sian Gabbidon or nut milk entrepreneur Camilla Ainsworth win?
A former HS2 boss says an early cost estimate MPs had was wrong by hundreds of millions of pounds.
About 10,000 people take to the streets in Budapest to protest at a large increase in overtime work.
New rules will target directors of companies who make unsolicited calls to consumers.
The number of businesses going bust surges as diners stay at home, new figures show.
Carl Simpson told the BBC his Christmas hotel booking for 24 homeless people had been cancelled
The British High Street store is struggling in the UK and wants to build its presence in China.
Nine months after a nerve agent attack in Salisbury, a pantomime is bringing festive cheer to the city's Playhouse.
Talk of a second referendum "plot" and Theresa May's efforts to kill the idea make Monday's papers.
Take on the role of a new student as you start military classes at school in Poland in this immersive 360 video.
When bees nest on a cliff face hundreds of metres above the ground, there's only one way to gather their sweet produce.
When their relatives went missing, they took shovels and started digging whenever they got a tip-off.
A Canadian charity has found colourised old images help spark curiosity about the historic conflict.
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "opposites".
The car struck a telegraph pole in the early hours of Sunday at Cruckton, Shrewsbury.
Confused by Brexit jargon? Reality Check unpacks the basics.
BBC coverage of latest developments
Cement is the source of about 8% of the world's carbon dioxide emissions. How can this be changed?
How Payal Kadakia set up and built fitness class booking website ClassPass, which is now said to be worth $470m.
The actress insisted on doing treacherous scenes wearing a blindfold for thriller Bird Box.
From a possible US shutdown to the annual TV love-in with Putin, here's what to watch this week.
Visitor numbers to UK libraries dropped by 10 million last year - but some are bucking the trend.
What lessons can the we learn from the economic ructions suffered by New Zealand in 1973 when the UK joined the EEC?
The ONS is about to announce how it will treat student loans in the national accounts. Will it lead to changes in student finance?
Indonesia, the nation with the world's largest Muslim population, has a rapidly growing middle class - and some very rich people with money to burn.
The Swedish pop star on her return to music, defying expectations and the healing power of dancing.
Substitute Xherdan Shaqiri scores two late goals as Liverpool beat Manchester United to return to the top of the Premier League.
England's netballers win Team of the Year and Greatest Sporting Moment at SPOTY following their historic Commonwealth Games triumph.
BBC Sports Personality of the Year rewards Gareth Southgate for leading England to the World Cup semi-finals this summer.
Watch as The Lightning Seeds, David Baddiel and Frank Skinner reunite to perform a special rendition of Three Lions at Sports Personality of the Year at the Genting Arena in Birmingham.
Billie Jean King, who won 39 Grand Slams, receives the lifetime achievement award at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year show.
Watch as Lewis Hamilton presents Billy Monger with the Helen Rollason Award at Sports Personality of the Year 2018 at the Genting Arena in Birmingham.
A chance to reflect on the people from the world of sport who have passed away in the past 12 months.
As the BBC drama Mrs Wilson ends, Alexander Wilson's family don't know what to believe, his grandson writes.
Lucy Davis and Lee Jenkins died along with four others in the three-car crash in December last year.
The driver who was allegedly in a stolen car rammed other cars in a bid to evade police.
James Blair from Worcester suffers with the genetic condition Noonan syndrome and regularly receives hospital care.
Viktorija Sokolova's head was "smashed in" by the 16-year-old, who was also convicted of raping her.
Tafarwa Beckford shot Derek Myers dead in retaliation for an attack on his friend.
Remand prisoner John Delahaye should not have been given the medication unsupervised, a jury concludes.
Balvinder Singh, 59, died of his injuries after the van he was driving was hit by Jason Bannister.
Dean Ward died a week after being injured by an 18-year-old in a park.
Unite members in Birmingham vote to work-to-rule in a row over council payments.
The gang was armed with hammers and smashed display cases before fleeing with the haul.
HomeLess One serves hot meals to about 100 people a night, five times a week but wants to expand.
Asha Ali Rage coaches Muslim girls in her community in a bid to get more of them into football.
Newsbeat speaks to two influencers accused of "blackfishing" and looks at why it's so controversial.
Only children's care has avoided council cuts since 2010.
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe says his side must show big character after a sixth defeat in seven games sees Wolves climb above them.
Aston Villa and Stoke City play out a pulsating draw at Villa Park as the hosts twice come from behind.
Birmingham City score twice in two minutes at Ewood Park to earn a late Championship draw against Blackburn Rovers.
David Ball scores twice in nine second-half minutes as Bradford move off the bottom of the table with a 4-0 thrashing of Walsall.
West Brom come from behind to pick up a crucial victory at fellow Championship promotion contenders Sheffield United.
Former England spinner Ashley Giles replaces Andrew Strauss as managing director of England men's cricket.
England midfielder Jake Livermore signs a contract extension with West Bromwich Albion, tying him to the club until 2022.
Aston Villa "reassign" under-23s manager Kevin MacDonald from his role amid allegations of bullying by a former player.
1. Carney warns UK businesses are unready for no deal. The Governor of the Bank of England said that fewer than half of UK businesses have contingency plans for a no-deal Brexit. Mark Carney also denied that his warnings were intended to scare the public into backing his favoured type of Brexit, after the Bank said yesterday that leaving the EU without a deal would plunge the country into the worst recession since the 1930s. BBC
2. Legal advice says 'Britain would be trapped in customs union'. Leaked details of the attorney-general’s legal advice suggest Britain would be trapped “indefinitely” in a customs union with Brussels if MPs back Theresa May’s Brexit deal. The PM is refusing to publish the advice because it contains a stark passage that makes clear the UK could end up locked in a “backstop” arrangement with the European Union. The Sunday Times
3. Younger generation more stressed. A survey to ascertain the wellbeing of UK adults found that 18- to 34-year-olds had the lowest score of any other group, with up to 80 per cent experiencing anxiety or stress daily. A confluence of working longer hours, sleeping less, more time on digital devices, plus a nutritionally inferior convenience diet were all contributing factors - but the biggest improvements could be made with the easiest changes: moving more, and getting outside for fresh air and daylight. Psychology Today
4. To excel you need five competencies. The most successful leaders excel at five emotional intelligence competencies: self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, and social skill. These competencies combine in different ways to create distinctive leadership styles. Master the styles, and you can flexibly switch among them as circumstances dictate. [MORE]
5. Five people rang police 8,655 times in 2017. Five people with mental health problems rang London’s Metropolitan Police a total of 8,655 times in 2017, according to the HM Inspectorate of Constabulary. The police watchdog says that answering the calls cost £70,000, and is warning that police forces across the UK are “picking up the pieces” for poor mental health provision. BBC
6. Is university worth the money? As the Government prepares to publish a review of higher education funding in 2019, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has released the results of an analysis of the tax records of UK graduates now aged 29. According to the report, female graduates earn 28% more (£6,700) on average than their female peers who did not go to university, while men earn 8% (£2,700) more.
7. Council tax to rise after government cuts weaken police. Council tax is set to rise as part of a £700m police funding boost. The move, which could see bills go up by as much as £24 a year for each household in England and Wales, comes in response to warnings from officers about an increase in violent crime and reductions in officer numbers across the country following the government's austerity cuts. The Times
8. Biggest drop in house prices since 2012. House prices fell by the biggest average drop since 2012 last month, according to data from property website Rightmove. The firm says the average asking price for a home fell by £5,222 in November to £302,023. The steepest falls were in London, where the typical asking price fell £10,793 or 1.7%, and south-east England, where it fell £8,647 (2.1%). Financial Times
9. The bottom line. The BBC is planning to spend £10.65m promoting its new audio app Sounds - about 10% of the entire annual budget for BBC local radio. The app brings together the Beeb’s radio, music and podcasts in one place in a bid to attract younger listeners. The Times
Storm Deirdre has brought strong winds to the UK this weekend, resulting in planes having to abort landings.
Nine months after a nerve agent attack in Salisbury, a pantomime is bringing festive cheer to the city's Playhouse.
Watch as Geraint Thomas is announced as the winner of BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2018 at the Genting Arena in Birmingham.
Find out if Ashley, Joe, Faye or Stacey won the 2018 BBC TV dancing series.
It's been a busy week in British politics, from Parliamentary squabbles to meetings with European leaders, and a confidence vote.
Amateur film of the 2005 Buncefield fire is released by a man who captured the flames as a teenager.
Natasha Mina's father was jailed for 12 years in October after abusing her and three other people.
The number of dachshunds registered with The Kennel Club in the UK has increased by 80% in five years.
The slow cooker enthusiast who brought you the easy fry-up has this great Christmas hack.
We all like getting Christmas post, but what if you didn't have anyone to send you so much as a card?
The festive flavour has been created at an ice cream parlour in Hertfordshire.
Beau Austin has now been given a bravery award for his quick thinking.
One hundred years since the first votes were cast by UK women, who is standing up for women's rights today?
Video shows a large blaze with plumes of smoke rising above Chester Zoo's Monsoon Forest habitat.
Sir Richard Branson has spoken out against a hard Brexit, warning it would be "an absolute disaster".
The tolls are scrapped on the Severn bridges between south Wales and south-west England from Monday.
Tony Blair says the EU would help the UK remain if it was "prepared to think again".
Young and vulnerable people are being exploited by drug gangs from large urban areas in a practice called County Lines.
From ejecting members of the public to questions about his robotic alter ego, the QT host has had some memorable moments during 25 years in the hot seat.
'John' was referred to Prevent by a college teacher and is now working to help people at risk of radicalisation.
But at 73, Beverley James faced down her demons to finally learn to swim.
League tables are the shop window of every school, and parents often use them to help choose schools for their children.
The mother of a 14-year-old boy who died while playing football says she is "in awe" of her son.
It's been a struggle that's lasted two years – but for now the PM's fighting talk means she's kept her job.
A mother from Norfolk has said how scared her family was when doctors said her son needed a halo brace
Prime Minister Theresa May thanks supporters after holding off a challenge to her leadership.