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How the strawberry season got to be 20 weeks
The 40 year conflict that remains unresolved
Ireland holds a referendum over same-sex marriage on Friday - but why is it taking this route?
Police would be able to confiscate the earnings of illegal workers as proceeds of crime under a proposed crackdown to be announced by David Cameron.
A continuing malaise in the country's economy may be prompting Georgians to reconsider the EU's merits, says Rayhan Demytrie.
Buba's cash has run out - but his body still needs drugs
Young women are getting into the "Dad Bod" ... but some think it's a recipe for laziness ... while others are calling for a celebration of the female equivalent.
Some 740,000 households in England live in privately rented homes which present a severe threat to tenants' health, a report says.
How hot computers are being used to warm homes
The huge fine for fixing trading markets, the national rail strike, and a crackdown on illegal immigration are three subjects for Thursday's front pages.
A terror suspect from Manchester, banned from returning to Britain, is living freely in Denmark, a report by Newsbeat reveals.
A bill banning parking on pavements will be introduced to the Scottish Parliament for the third time.
General Assembly of the Church of Scotland to discuss the position of ministers who wish to enter same-sex marriages.
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is facing a "significant potential funding gap", according to Audit Scotland.
Classics like Morecambe and Wise help BBC Radio 4 Extra reach its biggest audience, overtaking 6 Music to become the UK's biggest digital-only station.
Hundreds of migrants found by the BBC last week in a boat drifting off the coast of Thailand have been rescued by Indonesian fishermen
Qatar has made little progress improving migrant workers' rights, despite promises to do so, Amnesty International says.
Too many lecturers are struggling to make ends meet on casual contracts, says the academics' union UCU.
A report says students could face tougher conditions on their loans because of uncertainty surrounding long-term repayments.
The El Nino event predicted for later this year has the potential to increase food prices, say climate scientists.