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Gabriel Gatehouse returns to Kiev's Maidan square
Lawyers for Britons caught up in the Costa Concordia disaster say they are continuing to fight for settlements, after the ship's captain was jailed.
Posting so-called revenge porn pictures and videos on the internet becomes a criminal offence in England and Wales later.
Shocked neighbours reflect on tragedy and parking rows
Nigel Farage says the Conservatives and Labour both "fear" UKIP holding the balance of power after May's election.
Music streamed on sites like Spotify and Deezer will be counted towards the UK album chart from March, the Official Charts Company announces.
How will new album chart include fans who listen via streaming?
The US House of Representatives has given its final approval to a bill - already passed by the Senate - backing the Keystone XL pipeline.
Talks on the future of Greece's debt repayments have been "constructive" but no agreement has been reached, both sides confirm.
Japanese shares rose despite news that the latest talks in the euro zone over Greece ended without a resolution.
The West, led by the US, has the capacity to make Russia think twice about aggression in Ukraine, says Mark Mardell - the question is whether it has the will.
Guidance is being issued about the use of hidden cameras to monitor the care of people in hospital and care homes in England.
A row has erupted about links between the sugar industry and scientists that advise government on obesity.
Did elderly Syrian woman really call IS fighters 'donkeys'?
Colombia's second largest rebel group, the ELN, releases a Dutch citizen it had kidnapped more than a year ago.
Six inmates who held a warden and guard hostage at a prison in Kaohsiung, Taiwan for 14 hours have killed themselves, say officials.
Shares in China's biggest online search engine, Baidu, fall nearly 10% after disappointing results as users switch to mobiles.
Lawyers for two Australians facing execution in Indonesia on drug smuggling charges have mounted a rare legal challenge in a final attempt to save their lives.
How one man made a plane out of scrap in his back yard
The inside story of Kiev's Maidan massacre