'Everybody thinks it's only boys who join gangs'
Nequela Whittaker was once a feared gang leader in south London - now she tries to stop other young girls from taking that path.
Who were my parents - and why was I left on a hillside to die?
In 1937 a nine-month-old girl was found hidden in a bush on the South Downs, with her hands tied. She has always wanted to know why.
'Am I OK with my son oinking in Swedish?'
Keith Moore wants his Swedish-born son to be bilingual. But he wasn't prepared for the language barrier in the farmyard.
'I tried to kill myself nine times before the NHS helped me'
At the age of 17 Sherry Denness tried to kill herself nine times in 10 days, and only then got the help she needed.
'I want to explain arranged marriage to people in the West'
A Pakistani designer who made a board game mocking arranged marriage says the media mistook her real intentions.
Skiing helps me take on the outside world
George and his mum Gina explain how skiing helps him cope with his autism.
Mother's Day: From hero to 'beg-friend'
It's a shock to many parents - that moment when teenage children fall out of love with them. How do you cope with the rejection?
Quiz: The Finns are happy, but who is not?
7 days quiz: It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world over the past seven days?
'Hun, this could be your opportunity to get rich'
We hear from multi-level marketing, or MLM success stories, as well as women who say they've lost thousands of pounds.
Meet me on the bridge: Discovering the truth about my parents after 20 years
When she was 20, American Kati Pohler discovered her Chinese birth parents were searching for her.
'I was homeless on these streets - I'm the perfect tour guide'
Biffy and Sonny were homeless - now they're tour guides showing visitors around Edinburgh
Finally going home after the Westminster Bridge attack
Police officer Kris Aves was paralysed after being hit by the van in the Westminster Bridge attack.
Why we love our hair
Six stories about black women's hair.
Why grief is not something you have to 'get over'
Grief is something that nearly all of us will experience and it's not something you have to "get over".
Why I was ashamed of my son's behaviour
How one mother turned to a pupil referral unit for help.
The UK's first male basketball cheerleader
After battling stereotypes, Terrell Lawrence finds his calling as a cheerleader.
When mental health gets physical
Like Minds: spotting the physical symptoms of mental health.
World Hacks: ‘How improv helped me beat anxiety’
The class aiming to improve people's mental health by teaching them how to ad-lib.
Risky dinner: Foraging for food under the frozen sea ice
For a few days a year, Inuits in Canada risk their lives to gather mussels under the frozen sea ice.
Claudette Colvin: The 15-year-old who came before Rosa Parks
How Claudette Colvin helped spark America's Civil Rights Movement at the age of 15.
'My periods made me suicidal so I had a hysterectomy at 28'
For years, Lucie was treated for mental health problems - in fact she had a severe form of premenstrual syndrome.
'I was raped as a student - and I’m not the only one'
After she was raped as a student Hannah Price began a campaign to shed light on the problem of sexual assault at university.
'The story of a weird world I was warned never to tell'
Pauline Dakin's childhood was full of secrets, disruption and unpleasant surprises - it wasn't until many years later that she found out why.
The playboy who got away with $242m – using ‘black magic’
How Foutanga Babani Sissoko pulled off one of the most audacious confidence tricks of all time.
The women who fought to make Canada's national anthem gender-neutral
After decades of hailing its sons, Canada's national anthem no longer leaves its daughters out. Changing it took years of pressure.
You're on the verge of losing everything - but you don’t understand why
A run of bad luck left one man struggling to make sense of the UK benefits system - and at risk of losing his home.
I advertised for a man to get me pregnant - then I fell in love
Thirty-something Jessica was eager to get pregnant, but her relationships kept failing. It was time for a totally new approach.
'He wasn't happy until he had me all to himself'
Three people who were psychologically abused by controlling partners share their disturbing stories.
The serial killer and two unsolved murders
Unravelling a 40-year-old mystery