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TV, stage and film actress Penelope Wilton talks about her role as the mother of German lawyer Hans Litten in the play Taken At Midnight.
President Obama will in his State of the Union address push for tax raises on the wealthy to help the middle classes, officials say.
A new run is launched in Liverpool in memory of 96 football fans who died in the Hillsborough disaster.
Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg says new proposals are needed for the televised leaders' debates during the general election campaign.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron disagrees with a comment made by Pope Francis, who said that others' religions should not be mocked, following the attacks on Charlie Hebdo.
Australia beat India by four wickets in Melbourne to win their second consecutive match in the triangular series.
US Broadcaster Fox News issues an on-air apology for televising a claim that Birmingham is a "Muslim-only city" where non-Muslims "don't go".
Police are investigating reports that shots were fired inside a bar in Londonderry.
Cherif Kouachi, the second gunman who attacked French magazine Charlie Hebdo, is buried amid tight security in an unmarked grave in a Paris suburb.
More than 2,500 properties are left without water supplies, as industrial action by NI Water staff continues.
One of the world's biggest beer companies has been accused by an MP of demanding "shocking" payment terms from its smaller UK suppliers, as Joe Lynam reports.
Ex-England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff joins up with his former side during a training session in Australia.
There is no link between several people arrested in Greece and a foiled plot by an Islamist cell in Belgium, officials in Brussels say.
The heads of two building firms call on Stormont to do more to help the construction industry.
Politicians must not use the health service as "a political football", the director of the Royal College of Nursing in Wales says.
The Islamic State (IS) militant group frees at least 200 members of the Yazidi religious community in northern Iraq.
Pope Frances holds open air Mass in Manila, at one of the largest-ever papal gatherings.
Novak Djokovic is ready to begin his bid for a fifth Australian Open title despite feeling unwell on the eve of the tournament.
Deontay Wilder becomes the first US heavyweight world champion since 2006 after taking the WBC title off Bermane Stiverne.
Pope Francis has met religious leaders and spoken to young people ahead of his final mass in the Philippines capital Manila.