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The UN has a record number of female ambassadors
More than a third of the United Nation's Security Council is made up of women. Will this impact global diplomacy?
BBC Click talks to the team behind a device that aims to make inventing gadgets easier.
Consumer watchdog Which? is calling for a rethink of the way broadband speeds are advertised, claiming current ones are misleading.
How Jason Atherton went from caravan park to celebrity chef
Latest fashion recalls the great Victorian beard craze
Japan's economy unexpectedly shrank for a second consecutive quarter, marking a technical recession in the world's third largest economy.
Burkina Faso is due to announce a new interim president after negotiations between the army, political parties and activist groups.
Road safety charity Brake launches a campaign in a bid to cut the number of deaths and injuries on Scotland's roads.
The labour market in Scotland continued to improve last month as business confidence remained high, according to a new report.
Officials confirm a case of bird flu at a duck farm in Yorkshire, but say the risk to public health and the food chain is low.
Australia and China are to sign a free trade agreement that Canberra says will open up markets worth billions of dollars to Australian exporters.
Caterham announce they will retain Japanese driver Kamui Kobyashi for the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Police investigating "violent dissident republican activity" charge seven men with terrorism offences.
A highly contagious strain of bird flu has been discovered at a poultry farm in the Netherlands.
Threats by Islamic State to bring terror to the UK and the West dominate Monday's papers, which also feature a warning about the UK economy and winter flooding.
The Church of England is to formally adopt legislation which could see its first female bishops ordained next year.
Flares and crowd disturbances force stoppages in play during Sunday's Euro 2016 qualifier between Italy and Croatia.
Former England captain Terry Butcher believes revitalised Scotland will provide a stern test for England at Celtic Park.
The Romanian PM Victor Ponta concedes victory in presidential election to Sibiu mayor Klaus Iohannis.