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Is Cameron more Thatcher than Thatcher?
Readers' photos on the theme of "amateur sport"
The US air safety regulator has ordered airlines to replace cockpit displays in more than 1,300 planes because of fears that wi-fi signals can make them go blank.
News images from around the world: 1 October
Paul Zimmerman, who is a Hong Kong local councillor, explains why he took a yellow umbrella to protest at a China National Day reception in Hong Kong.
What the politicians aren’t telling us about the NHS budget
Eighties pop group Spandau Ballet reunite for the premiere of a film about their career.
Crowds gather on the streets of Hong Kong
A cervical cancer victim has donated thousands of pounds to the hospital that failed to spot her disease.
Extreme skiers Jean-Philippe Auclair and Carl Andreas Fransson have died in an avalanche in southern Chile, officials confirm.
Police investigating the disappearance of teenager Alice Gross confirm the case is now a murder inquiry after a body is found.
A man who travelled from Liberia nearly two weeks ago is the first confirmed case of the deadly Ebola virus diagnosed on American soil.
GP services across Wales need to be boosted as more people suffer chronic disease, the chief medical officer warns in her annual report.
As many in the United Kingdom still find it difficult to see how more powers might be handed over to English regions, British MPs have been looking to Germany, as one example of a successful federal system.
Medical experts warn that cancer services in Northern Ireland are under severe pressure amid health budget cuts and growing demand.
Hong Kong crowds gather for huge pro-democracy rallies, as leader CY Leung urges protesters to work with Beijing.
A number of staff at a Scottish independence referendum count were replaced during the proceedings because of their behaviour, it emerges.
Clive Myrie reports from the Kurdish front line in Iraq where the Peshmerga are fighting IS with weapons they say are not up to the job.
At least seven people are killed after a suicide bomb attack targeted a bus carrying troops in the Afghan capital, Kabul.
The first RAF air strikes against Islamic State targets since Parliament approved military action in Iraq make front-page news.