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A South Korean soldier who shot dead five of his comrades and injured seven others has been sentenced to death, Yonhap reports.
Huge swathes of the US have been hit by heavy snow fall after a powerful winter storm.
The top UN court is to rule on genocide cases Croatia and Serbia have filed against each other over the breakup of Yugoslavia in the early 1990s.
YouTube star Zoella will join A-listers like Michael Sheen, Dame Edna Everage and Joanna Lumley in a Comic Relief edition of The Great British Bake Off.
The government's strategy for combating alcohol abuse among UK armed forces personnel is ineffective, a leading psychiatrist says.
Police forces have uploaded up to 18 million "mugshots" to a facial recognition database, despite a court ruling it could be unlawful, Newsnight learns.
When the US provided free childcare
Australian PM Tony Abbott refuses to be drawn on reports he asked deputy Julie Bishop not to challenge him, amid ongoing leadership rumblings.
MPs say radical change is needed to make the NHS in England financially sustainable.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) cuts its key interest rate by 25 basis points to a record low of 2.25%.
The former American rap music mogul Marion "Suge" Knight is charged with murder following a fatal hit-and-run incident.
What did we learn from the January transfer window? BBC Sport takes a look at the main themes to emerge from a month of deals.
MPs will decide later whether to allow the creation of babies in the UK using DNA from three people, in what could be a world first.
The Jesuit priests who are also astrophysicists
The US administration is considering whether to send defensive weapons to help the Ukraine government against pro-Russian rebels, US media says.
The debate over tuition fees has drowned out problems with student maintenance loans, says Sean Coughlan.
Statistics on the performance of accident and emergency departments in Scotland over the busy winter period are due to be published.
Royal Dutch Shell is to begin consulting on its plan to remove the first of the iconic Brent platforms in the North Sea.
Aberdeen wins the unwanted title of the most dismal town in Scotland in the annual Plook on the Plinth Carbuncle awards.
Danny Murphy, Jermaine Jenas, Ian Dennis and Phil McNulty assess how Premier League clubs fared in the transfer window.