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Ex-England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff joins up with his former side during a training session in Australia.
There is no link between several people arrested in Greece and a foiled plot by an Islamist cell in Belgium, officials in Brussels say.
The heads of two building firms call on Stormont to do more to help the construction industry.
Politicians must not use the health service as "a political football", the director of the Royal College of Nursing in Wales says.
The Islamic State (IS) militant group frees at least 200 members of the Yazidi religious community in northern Iraq.
Pope Frances holds open air Mass in Manila, at one of the largest-ever papal gatherings.
Novak Djokovic is ready to begin his bid for a fifth Australian Open title despite feeling unwell on the eve of the tournament.
Deontay Wilder becomes the first US heavyweight world champion since 2006 after taking the WBC title off Bermane Stiverne.
Pope Francis has met religious leaders and spoken to young people ahead of his final mass in the Philippines capital Manila.
Heather Watson pays tribute to fellow British number one Andy Murray after winning her second WTA title in Hobart.
Manchester United want Bale-De Gea swap deal, Modric could return to England, Dortmund target Mirallas, Robben's bite, plus more.
Australian golfer Robert Allenby is recovering after apparently being kidnapped from a Hawaii bar then robbed and beaten.
Eurostar passenger train services will resume on Sunday morning - but with delays following the lorry fire which closed the Channel Tunnel for most of Saturday.
Watch highlights from 1995 when Tottenham faced Southampton in a classic FA Cup fifth-round replay.
A major beer company has been accused of demanding onerous payment terms from its smaller UK suppliers.
The Liberal Democrats promise to eliminate child illiteracy in England by 2025 if they remain in power after the election.
The oldest person in Britain celebrates her 112th birthday today, just three days after assuming the mantle.
Filmmakers and charity workers join forces to raise awareness of the dangers of childbirth in Bangladesh.
Greek police arrest four terror suspects as security precautions are stepped up across Europe.
Huge crowds have gathered to see Pope Francis hold an outdoor Mass in the Philippine city of Manila.