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Labour is to set up a commission on Northern Ireland's economy and how to assist those on benefits or low pay, Shadow Northern Ireland Secretary Ivan Lewis will tell the party's conference.
The US space agency's (Nasa's) latest Mars satellite has arrived successfully in orbit around the planet.
The post-referendum political landscape poses problems for both David Cameron and Ed Miliband, according to Monday's newspapers.
BBC Inside Out exposes the gangs organising fake gay marriages for illegal immigrants in London.
Puppet Labs, a US software company, is creating 100 jobs in Belfast with the establishment of an engineering centre.
The prime minister is to meet with key Conservative figures to discuss his plans to limit the voting rights of Scottish MPs on English issues.
After the referendum, have two Scotlands emerged?
Labour is to reach out to supporters who voted for independence in last week's referendum, the party says.
Hong Kong students begin a week-long boycott of classes to protest against China's stance on electoral reform in the territory.
Former Prime Minister Tony Blair says the West should not rule out sending ground troops to the Middle East to fight Islamic State militants.
Two people are killed and others injured in a series of blasts in Luntai county in China's restive Xinjiang region, Chinese media say.
The "Smartypan" contains three sensors and a computer chip to allow it communicate over Bluetooth to a smartphone app.
People who lost their jobs because of their tattoos
The US space agency's (Nasa) latest Mars satellite arrives successfully in orbit above the planet, in a mission to study its high atmosphere.
How much do people lie in surveys?
Does university now have a fairer applications system in place?
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has told the BBC that IS militants will not be defeated until they are fought on the ground.
David Morrissey on commanding a new TV drama
The building and contents of the British Museum in London are to be digitally recreated in the video game Minecraft, with volunteers sought to help.
The Mexican authorities have issued a new alert about a toxic spill into a river from a copper mine run by the mining giant, Grupo Mexico.