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A 14-year-old girl suffering from cystic fibrosis asks Chile's president to allow her to die in an online video viewed by thousands of people.
Thousands of Russians light candles and lay flowers for Boris Nemtsov, as speculation grows over the motive for the murder of President Putin's critic.
The five elephants in the room during William's visit to China
The head of Argentina's national fire control agency is sacked as a huge forest fire threatens a renowned national park in Patagonia.
Sunderland defender Wes Brown's red card at Manchester United was not a case of mistaken identity, says a referees' body.
Customers who did not get the cheapest deals for their energy tariffs after using a price comparison site, should get compensation according to MPs.
George North says Wales remain on course to repeat their 2013 Six Nations title win after beating France 20-13 in Paris.
Hearts scored 10 goals without reply to condemn Cowdenbeath to the joint-heaviest defeat in their history.
Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Marco Reus produce Batman and Robin masks during 3-0 win over Schalke.
Unionists deny that talks have broken down over electoral pacts in the forthcoming general election on 7 May.
One of Turkey's best-known writers, Yasar Kemal, 92, dies in an Istanbul hospital following respiratory and organ failure.
Wales hold their nerve in Paris to win a tight contest against France and keep their Six Nations title hopes alive.
UKIP's Diane James drops her bid to become an MP at the general election for "personal reasons", hours after speaking at the party's conference.
A woman is arrested after a four-year-old girl and a man are found dead by police who forced entry at a property in Notting Hill.
Lewis Hamilton sets the pace on the penultimate day of pre-season testing as Mercedes remain the team to beat.
Wayne Rooney scores a brace to beat Sunderland after Wes Brown sees red an in apparent case of mistaken identity.
An inquiry in Rwanda urges the government to initiate criminal and civil proceedings against the BBC for a documentary about the 1994 genocide.
Roger Federer wins his seventh Dubai Championship title with a 6-3 7-5 victory over world number one Novak Djokovic.
Scotland slip to a third successive Six Nations defeat after a last-gasp penalty try seals a 22-19 victory for Italy at Murrayfield.
Extra staff are travelling on gritting lorries in Londonderry over the weekend, after masked men ordered a driver to bring what they said was an explosive device to a police station.