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The identity of the dealer who supplied Peaches Geldof with the drugs that killed her may never be known after the police investigation ends.
The chief executive of charity Kids Company, whose funding has been withheld over concerns about its ability to manage itself is to step down.
A former New Zealand rugby player has been charged with sexual assault.
London's benchmark share index dips in early Friday trading as worries over the Greek debt crisis persisted.
Commuters could be set for a summer of delays as rail workers on several train routes vote for strike action.
Venezuela is facing the prospect of a national beer shortage after striking workers close two major breweries.
Politicians call for an investigation into a claim that a law firm had £7m in an account, reportedly earmarked for a Northern Ireland politician, after a major property deal.
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In his latest BBC Sport column, Andy Murray talks about a "lippy" Tim Henman and too much Taylor Swift during training.
Slaven Bilic is accused of 'lacking respect' for not taking charge of West Ham's Europa League win on Thursday.
A prisoner custody officer who was attacked outside a court in central London dies.
EE, the UK's largest mobile phone operator, is fined £1m by the regulator Ofcom for breaching rules on handling customer complaints.
An Orange Hall in County Armagh is extensively damaged in a suspected arson attack.
China is to investigate suspected manipulation of the stock market, which has experienced its worst collapse in years, state media report.
There has been a "dramatic" drop in the number of planned trips to Tunisia, according to a travel data company.
Australia's national carrier, Qantas, will pay a one-off bonus payment of about 90m Australian dollars to employees affected by an 18-month wage freeze.