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As the conflict in Ukraine continues, Tom Burridge visits a school in Donetsk which is still open, despite being very close to front line and being hit by shelling.
The new tech that helps techno artists make money
"Maverick" head teachers are being stifled by an inspection system that stops them doing their best for pupils, a union leader will tell a conference.
About 60% of the world's largest herbivores are at risk of extinction, according to research by an international team.
Six men, including a former Cardiff City and QPR footballer, are jailed for conspiring to supply cocaine, heroin and cannabis.
Watch Patrick Hausding fail to complete his dive in the Men's 3m Synchro at the World Series meet in London
Former heavyweight world champion Mike Tyson loses his temper and elbows a fan who tries to get a picture with him.
Stephen Ottner is an instructor at a gliding club in Wiltshire.
Why is it that two apparently similar earthquakes can have such different outcomes in terms of the number of people killed and the damage that results?
Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao weigh in for Saturday's contest in front of a packed-out crowd at the MGM Grand.
Boxers Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao prepare to face each other in what has been dubbed The Fight of the Century.
The war poet that children are taught to dislike
Baltimore has reacted to the announcement by Baltimore's chief prosecutor that six police officers will face criminal charges over the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who died while in police custody last month
The avalanche on Mount Everest triggered by the Nepal earthquake highlights the risks that Sherpas take supporting climbers scaling the mountain.
A Mexican army helicopter is shot at in the western state of Jalisco, killing three soldiers, with a total of seven people killed in incidents across the state.
Labour and Plaid Cymru clash on working together if there is a hung parliament next week, during the final televised election debate in Wales.
Justin Rowlatt travels with an Indian Air Force rescue mission taking aid supplies to one of the most remote areas of Nepal cut off by the earthquake.
An ex-aide to New Jersey Governor Chris Christie pleads guilty to conspiracy over traffic chaos on the George Washington Bridge in 2013.
Police charge four men as part of an investigation into modern day slavery.
Alastair Cook scores his first Test century since May 2013 on the opening day of the third Test against West Indies in Barbados.