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A man's body is found at a Birmingham recycling plant.
A Briton living overseas is among more than 5,000 who died in the Nepal earthquake, the Foreign Office confirms.
Drew Mitchell says not picking Steffon Armitage in England's World Cup squad over fears it would harm morale would be a "cop-out".
Over 600 children have been moved from a Lisburn primary school after a bomb warning
Actor Robert Downey Jr labels Channel 4's Krishnan Guru-Murthy "a bottom-feeding muckraker" in his first remarks about walking out of a Channel 4 interview earlier this month.
South Korean intelligence services say that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un ordered the execution of 15 people this year, including several senior officials.
As the Calbuco volcano in southern Chile again spews ash following two eruptions last week, people are evacuated from the surrounding towns.
French President Francois Hollande says defence spending will rise by nearly 4bn euros to tackle extremist threats "at home and overseas".
At least 22 pupils and a visitor at Duncroft Approved School in Surrey were abused by Jimmy Savile in 1970s, police say.
Messaging services including Facebook, Whatsapp and Twitter are cut off in Burundi amid protests over the president seeking a third term.
Agnes Saal resigns as head of France's National Audiovisual Institute after spending some €40,000 in taxi journeys in 10 months.
Russia's largest energy company, Gazprom, reports a plunge in annual profits after being hit by the fall in the value of the rouble and lower energy prices.
At least 140 people contracted E. coli in an outbreak at Flicks restaurant three years ago
Judd Trump completes a crushing 13-4 win over Chinese third seed Ding Junhui to reach the semi-finals of the World Championship.
A lorry carrying timber crashes into the side of a house on the A831 in the Highlands.
Nigel Farage claims that EU plans to deal with the migrant boat crisis could allow in Islamist extremists.
Singer Lil' Chris's death was caused by hanging, an inquest hears.
New research by the charity Shelter suggests that eight out of ten houses on the market are not affordable for working families.
A national park with strong links to the British Army's Nepalese Ghurkha soldiers makes an appeal to gather aid to take out to the earthquake-hit country.
NZ church gives tai chi group the boot