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Tax powers should not be devolved to Wales until the right data is available to measure the nation's economic performance, a leading academic says.
Final preparations are under way in New York for the arrival of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on Sunday.
North Korea denies hacking into the computer system at Sony Pictures over a film depicting the country's leader - but praises the attack itself as "righteous".
Several homes have been damaged by Typhoon Hagupit in the Philippines, but no casualties have been reported so far.
Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, detained in Iran for more than four months, is formally charged with unspecified crimes.
Images and tweets from the Philippines
More help is needed to prevent UK families going hungry, the Archbishop of Canterbury says ahead of a parliamentary report on the issue.
US Republicans increase their majority in the Senate after a runoff in Louisiana from the mid-term elections ends in defeat for the Democrats.
How England's landscape inspired JRR Tolkien
A Cuban doctor who recovered from Ebola after receiving experimental treatment in Switzerland is welcomed back to Havana.
How Kiesza went from elite sniper to pop star
Hundreds of thousands take shelter as Typhoon Hagupit sweeps across the eastern Philippines, toppling trees and threatening coastal areas.
More than 100,000 people are expected to attend a fireworks display celebrating Clifton Suspension Bridge's 150th anniversary later, organisers say.
The Jewish festival in a town without any Jews
BBC Sport looks at the UK Championship's greatest finals as 'grand master' Ronnie O'Sullivan meets 'young pretender' Judd Trump.
How modern art became trapped by its urge to shock
China's wild west where you are never alone
Greek police fire teargas to disperse a protest in Athens's main square.
Schools must do more to build pupils' character and resilience, the shadow education secretary will argue in a speech on Monday.
Dancer Liam Mower talks to the BBC about the challenges of dancing with hands made of scissors