Complaints about landlords in England have risen by more than a quarter in recent years, according to the housing charity Shelter.
Prostate Cancer UK has promised a "new dawn" for men's health as it announces a tripling of research spending.
Stroud District Council in Gloucestershire is to limit the number of charities that fundraise in shopping centres to one a week after it received a number of complaints.
Special Horses for Special Children, an equine therapy charity near Chard in Somerset, has been saved from closure by a £25,000 donation from a mystery benefactor.
A merger of BAE Systems and EADS could produce an arms company so big it would operate beyond the reach of the law, the author of a report by Transparency International UK on corruption in the defence industry has warned.