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Conservative backbench MP Adam Afriyie says MPs who have said they will donate their £7,000 pay rise to charity are "quite embarrassing".
Teenagers who filmed themselves climbing a 171 ft (52 metres) bridge - and sliding down it - are criticised by police.
How is the €60 cash cap for withdrawals affecting the smaller islands?
One of France's best-known hardline conservatives, ex-interior minister Charles Pasqua, dies of a heart attack in hospital aged 88.
Will high temperatures make the game faster at Wimbledon?
The Washington Post begins encrypting parts of its website to make it harder for governments and hackers to monitor the articles people are reading.
What lessons can Greece learn from Argentina's default more than a decade ago?
A fifth man is found guilty of historical sexual abuse in Wrexham during the 1980s in a trial involving seven men.
South Sudan's army and allied militias "abducted, torched and gang-raped girls" during fighting against rebel forces in Unity state, a UN report says.
Many people have been killed after an Indonesian military plane crashed in a residential neighbourhood of Medan city.
A new opinion poll suggests that 87% of people in Nigeria support the legal ban on same-sex relations, compared with 96% five years ago.
Andy Murray is joined by BBC Sport's Lee McKenzie as he surveys the London skyline.
The former boss of Thomas Cook is giving a third of her £5.7m bonus to a charity chosen by the parents of two children who died while on holiday in Corfu.
A couple from the Perthshire village of Bankfoot were killed in Friday's shooting in Tunisia, BBC Scotland has learned.
Two men who murdered a couple in a Belfast flat are told by a judge that they will serve every day of their prison sentences without remission.
A man who was jailed for raping a teenage girl in 2009 could be jailed for life after being convicted of raping another teenager in Renfrewshire.
Petr Cech's arrival means Arsenal are now close to a first Premier League title in 12 years, says ex-Gunner David Seaman.
Plans to close BBC Three as a broadcast channel and move it online in January 2016 are approved by the BBC Trust
Chris Fawkes brings you the details on the heatwave this week.
A Flintshire care agency overhauls its operation after inspectors said allegations of abuse were not taken seriously.