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Ed Sheeran wins best British male at the 2015 Brit Awards, on a night when he goes head-to-head with Sam Smith for most of the main prizes.
Two men have admitted stabbing a Chinese takeaway owner who tried to stop his car being stolen.
BBC Sports Editor Dan Roan says the fall-out from a winter Qatar 2022 World Cup could tear football apart.
Mo Farah's row with GB team-mate Andy Vernon is good for their sport, according to UK Athletics president Lynn Davies.
Three journalists for the Qatar-based channel al-Jazeera are arrested for the alleged illegal flying of a drone in the Bois de Boulogne area of Paris.
Durham Free School is to close at the end of this term after its action plan was judged insufficient to turn it around.
Sam Smith speaks to Sangita Myska on the Brits 2015 red carpet - about deja vu and wanting a boyfriend.
The FBI has arrested three foreign nationals living in Brooklyn who agents say sought to join the Islamic State.
A people smuggler has told the BBC how three east London schoolgirls were taken across the border from Turkey to Syria.
A former Greek finance minister goes on trial accused of removing relatives' names from a list of HSBC account holders who may have underpaid tax.
Two men deny turning a former nuclear bunker near Kidderminster into a cannabis factory.
Researchers say they have developed an artificial intelligence system that has taught itself how to win 1980s computer games.
A farmer's daughter wins £1.3m after working on her parents' farm for nothing as a teenager while her sisters were having fun.
A senior MP raises questions over new BBC Trust chair Rona Fairhead's role at HSBC while the bank's Swiss arm helped wealthy clients evade tax.
Fernando Alonso "could do himself more damage" if he returns too soon from concussion, says former IndyCar driver Gil De Ferran.
A machine inspired by the human brain has learned how to play 49 classic Atari video games - a step towards self-thinking robots, scientists say.
An historical sex offence inquiry into singer Sir Cliff Richard has "increased significantly in size" and involves "more than one allegation", police say.
A collection of vintage Nasa photos is set for auction
Mark Lowen asks whether or not the Greek love affair with Alexis Tsipras will continue after the compromises accepted with Greece's creditors.
Police in Sweden ask for 21st birthday balloons to be taken down after they are mistaken for Islamic State propaganda.