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More details emerge from the AirAsia Flight QZ8501 flight recorder, including evidence the French co-pilot was controlling the plane before it crashed.
Star Wars fan Craig Stevens has sold his Star Wars collection at auction, including a rare Boba Fett figure which sold for £18,000
Listening to icebergs could help to assess the extent of glacier melt, a study suggests.
Belief in the reality of climate change has risen among the British public, partly because of the 2013 winter floods, according to a report.
Satellite images indicate North Korea may be trying to restart a nuclear reactor used to produce fuel for atomic weapons, a US think tank says.
Former Glasgow Govan MP Mohammad Sarwar who became governor of Punjab in 2013 has resigned from the post.
Broadcasting watchdog Ofcom says people relying on subtitles to watch live TV shows have an "inferior" experience.
Real Madrid to get David De Gea on a free, Liverpool eye Ruben Neves, West Ham target Swansea's Gomez, plus more.
Falling oil prices are forcing Royal Dutch Shell to cut back investment by some $15bn over the next three years.
A search for a trawler missing off the Kent coast, with four people on board, is suspended.
Several cars are crushed but no-one is hurt when a tree in Southampton is brought down in high winds.
Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir can return to domestic cricket in his home country following a review of his five-year ban.
Police are dealing with a serious incident at Botanic Avenue in Belfast.
Political uncertainty and the withdrawal of western troops have left Afghanistan's economy struggling severely.
Astra Zeneca announces a research programme to develop a generation of medicines to treat the genetic causes of many debilitating diseases.
Parents will find out how their children's schools are performing when the results of a new colour-coded ratings system are revealed.
It is the 'best time ever in Wales' for inventing new medicines and healthcare equipment, according to one of the life science industry's leading figures.
The BBC learns more than 100 orthopaedic operations at Belfast's Musgrave Park Hospital have been cancelled partly because its beds have been used to cater for an overflow of fracture patients.
Serena Williams faces Maria Sharapova in the Australian Open final after the pair won their semi-finals in straight sets.
Alex's Adamou's mother Andriani is 61 years old and has dementia.