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Panasonic unveils a hybrid smartphone-camera, at the Photokina trade show in Cologne.
Armed robbers steal the archbishop of Rio de Janeiro's crucifix, even though one of the gang recognised him and apologised.
Nigerian police in Abuja are seeking an IT worker alleging he helped to steal £25m from the bank where he worked.
There are grave predictions of a shortage of olive oil. But once the UK didn't consume much at all.
Turkey is developing plans for a buffer zone on its border with Iraq and Syria against Islamic State militants, leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan says.
Police investigating the deaths of two Britons in Thailand say they are focussing on the Burmese migrant community, reports Jonathan Head on Koh Tao.
Actor Steve McFadden has accepted "substantial damages" from the News of the World's publishers and the Metropolitan Police, a judge is told.
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An innovative vaccine delivery method called the Nanopatch is being evaluated by the World Health Organisation in the hope it can be used to help eradicate polio.
Andrew Neil on the campaign with Yes Scotland in Hamilton, a traditional Labour seat visited by Nicola Sturgeon.
Head teachers say that carrying out Ofsted inspections without warning is like treating school staff as "naughty children".
A new range of smart watches are coming but will they have the right features to tempt consumers?
Professor Green spoke to BBC Breakfast about his new single Lullaby.
Why Islamic State will not endure
A village in Shropshire would become the exact centre of the UK if Scotland became independent, Ordnance Survey calculates.
More action is needed to tackle Ebola, say experts
Stephen Sutton's mother Jane pays tribute to her son as someone who ''lived life to the full'', as plans are revealed for spending the money he raised in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust.
Hurricane Odile causes devastation in the beach resorts of Mexico's Baja California peninsula, triggering looting in some areas.
Television show Crimewatch is marking 30 years of helping to solve crimes by appealing to the public for information.
A Taliban suicide car bomber has attacked a foreign military convoy in the Afghan capital, Kabul, injuring at least 16 people, Afghan officials say.