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BBC News analyses the prospect of a return to full-scale war in eastern Ukraine, where pro-Russian rebels control broad swathes of territory and a fragile ceasefire could end at any time.
Roller derby changing lives for Egyptian women
Lewis Hamilton on his title fight with Nico Rosberg, inspirational people and how his form with Mercedes has not happened through luck.
A hospital in China is trying to teach fathers-to-be about the experience of giving birth.
How young people tackled the problem
Dozens of people have been killed in an attack by suspected Boko Haram militants in north-eastern Nigeria, officials and villagers say.
What trick did a German town play on neo-Nazi marchers?
What's the future for Children's TV favourite Bagpuss?
Why did 270 warships gather peacefully in one place?
After 25 straight defeats in the past 61 years, how can Wales end the longest losing sequence against a fellow top-tier nation?
Labour's Emily Thornberry resigns from the Labour front bench over a tweet she sent during the Rochester and Strood by-election campaign.
Taxpayers may have to spend more than £3bn to stop the Palace of Westminster turning into an unusable "ruin", the BBC has learned.
Wigan owner Dave Whelan apologises for comments about Jewish and Chinese people in a controversial newspaper interview.
Nearly five million people living illegally in the US can escape deportation under sweeping changes to be unveiled by President Barack Obama.
Stopping Parliament becoming a "ruin" could cost more than £3bn, with the possibility of MPs and Lords moving out temporarily, Newsnight learns.
The former chief executive of JJB Sports, Christopher Ronnie, is convicted of accepting more than £1m in backhanders from suppliers.
Two Tunisian policeman convicted of raping a woman in a police car have their sentences more than doubled in a high profile court case.
Frannie Collin's late header beats Stevenage and sends Maidstone into the second round of the FA Cup to face Wrexham.
The BBC's Chris Mason looks at what impact the Rochester and Strood by-election result could have on the parties.
The polls close in the Rochester and Strood by-election in Kent - as UKIP hopes to gain its second elected Westminster MP.