Boris Johnson is selected as the Conservative candidate for Uxbridge and South Ruislip in the 2015 general election.
A building linked to TB Joshua, one of Nigeria's best known preachers and televangelists, collapses in Lagos, killing at least three people.
Internet retailer Alibaba may have floated on the US stock market, but the China-based company is making waves in Silicon Valley as well as in Wall Street.
Ten people suspected of planning and carrying out the attack on the Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai have been arrested.
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Reflections on the life and career of former DUP leader and Northern Ireland first minister Ian Paisley.
It has been another day of intense campaigning in Scotland, ahead of next Thursday's referendum on independence.
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Rory McIlroy moves within two shots of leader Billy Horschel after carding a 65 in the Tour Championship second round.
Deadline-day signing Danny Welbeck can score 25 goals a season for Arsenal, says former England international Alan Shearer.
The parents of Reeva Steenkamp say "justice was not served" after South African athlete Oscar Pistorius is acquitted of murdering their daughter.
Two children and a woman are seriously hurt after a collision involving a van which left the road in Cardiff, temporarily closing a major commuter route in and and out of the city.
The US imposes new sanctions on major Russian banks, defence and energy firms, hours after a similar move by the European Union.
The US Navy is continuing to search for a missing pilot, after two of its jets crashed into the western Pacific Ocean, a spokesman says.
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A seven-year-old girl, thought to have been shot in the head by her father in East Sussex, dies in hospital.
More than £1m is raised in less than 24 hours for a dogs' home in Manchester where a fire killed 60 dogs
A 15-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of arson after a fire at one of Britain's biggest dogs' homes killed more than 60 animals.