Brussels emergency summit agree on plan for 100,000 places in reception centres for refugees
Cutting back on red meat and dairy products in favour of fish, vegetables and olive oil could help the brain stay youthful
But don't try and scrimp on the cheap stuff
'The numbers in the camp are only about 3,000 and could be easily handled'
What to see and where to go
An uneven recovery began to strengthen. The US, despite having to cope with feuding over its budget, seems to have sped up
Ireland is asking its citizens to leave the country if they can't find a job in a desperate bid to slash welfare costs.
Whether or not they knew of the earlier disaster, more desperate migrants risked their lives to reach Europe on Friday, and at least 34 died
Italian agency conducting DNA tests to establish if new find is linked to the two people missing after the cruise ship hit rocks in January 2012
Q. I'm thinking of booking a late deal to Tunisia. Is October a good time to go? Should we choose all-inclusive or bed-and-breakfast? And is it safe to holiday there? Katherine Stephens
Veteran broadcaster Sir Trevor McDonald has said that he will never do another TV series on prisoners because the experience has been so difficult.
The man who pays his way
People who consistently eat mostly vegetables, fruit and nuts, fish and seafood and olive oil are 12 per cent less likely to develop diabetes
Mariano Rajoy says Britain should act with 'common sense and good judgement'
If you are among the cautious thousands who have waited until now to book a summer holiday, there is a far better choice of last-minute cruises than the cruise lines – with their "book now to avoid disappointment" warnings – would have us believe.
Conservationists ask people to report sightings but warn beach-goers not to get too close to some species