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A military aircraft has crashed in Egypt, killing six crew, state TV reports.
Firefighters are trying to contain a fire that has engulfed a residential building in the Russian city of Krasnoyarsk, according to Russian media.
During a trip to the troubled region of Eastern DRC, British actor Jude Law called for more international attention to be given to the country.
A bomb explosion near the Egyptian foreign ministry in Cairo has killed at least two police officers, security officials say.
A bomb explosion near the Egyptian foreign ministry in Cairo kills at least two police officers, security officials say.
Andrew Marr amused Labour's Ed Miliband when he did an impression of Gordon Brown, as part of a question about whether he might return to front line politics.
Polly Bergen, the actress whose fictional family was terrorised by Robert Mitchum in the 1962 film Cape Fear, dies aged 84.
BBC Inside Out has met the patients who have been given a new lease of life as a result of eye donations and has gone inside Moorfields Hospital’s 'eye bank' in London.
Discovery Channel marks 25th anniversary
A SpaceX cargo ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Sunday, carrying the first 3D printer for astronauts in orbit.
A series of swimming relays is taking place across Britain this summer, in an initiative to get more people enjoying the fun and fitness benefits of the sport.
Prince William speaks of the Queen's fondness for Malta in a speech marking the island's 50th anniversary of independence.
Sunday's papers lead on bitter rows between Labour and the Tories on the question of Scottish Mps voting on English matters, and also on internal Conservative Party conflict.
Downing Street dismisses claims from Alex Salmond that Westminster leaders are "reneging" on their pledge to devolve more powers to Scotland.
The US Secret Service says it has launched a comprehensive review of security at the White House after two attempted breaches in 24 hours.
Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah says his rival Ashraf Ghani should become leader, as they prepare to announce a power-sharing deal.
Paratroops from Europe and the US have completed parachute jumps in the Netherlands to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Arnhem.
The body of a British woman missing since a hurricane hit the Mexican coast last weekend has been found, state prosecutors say.
A two-year-old boy suffers serious head injuries falling from a mezzanine balcony into the lobby of Liverpool's Hilton Hotel.
The minimum wage would rise to £8 per hour by the end of the next parliament if Labour wins the general election, leader Ed Miliband promises.