A rare skeleton of a woolly mammoth is set to be sold at auction in the UK in November with a guide price of £150,000 to £250,000
A nationalist residents' group says it is angered by reports of a government plan to set up a legal inquiry into the issue of parades.
The Hollywood actor, Leonardo DiCaprio, tells a UN climate change meeting in New York that climate change is not ''a fiction''.
The Vatican places its former ambassador to the Dominican Republic, Jozef Wesolowski, under house arrest on charges of sexually abusing children.
Southampton come from behind to beat Arsenal in a superb Capital One Cup third-round tie at the Emirates Stadium.
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India hopes to make history shortly by putting its first satellite in orbit around the Red Planet.
Ex-BBC DJ Dave Lee Travis has been convicted of one count of indecent assault, but cleared of a second charge.
Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary in Norfolk is set to re-open in October after tidal surge damage.
US President Barack Obama tells a UN climate change meeting in New York that the problem is growing faster than the world's efforts to address it.
President Obama hails the support of Arab nations in air strikes which reportedly killed dozens of Islamic State and jihadist militants in Syria.
The off-air gaffes which preceded 'Purr-gate'
The DUP's Edwin Poots and Nelson McCausland are being replaced as Stormont ministers, party leader Peter Robinson announces.
A gay-friendly mosque opened in Cape Town last week is closed because it does not have any parking spaces, a South African official tells the BBC.
The Queen "purred" when David Cameron told her about Scotland's rejection of independence referendum, he apparently reveals.
Two Nigerian woman trafficked into the UK sex trade were put through 'witchcraft' ordeals to ensure they obeyed, Cardiff Crown Court hears.
Should 16 and 17-year-olds get the vote?
PFA chief executive Gordon Taylor says there is a "hidden resistance" towards hiring black managers.
Rafael Nadal's coach criticises the appointment of Spain's female Davis Cup captain because she "doesn't know men's tennis".
One of Britain's biggest cigarette companies labels Ed Miliband's plans for a new "tobacco tax" as "unjust and just a bad idea".