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Lorena Rojas, a popular Mexican actress who starred in more than a dozen soap operas, dies aged 44 following a lengthy battle with cancer.
The Ukrainian president says his forces are making an "organised" withdrawal from the embattled town of Debaltseve.
Human rights groups urge Iran to halt the planned execution of an Iranian-Kurdish man for offences he is alleged to have committed when he was 17.
A bomb found during a security alert in a housing estate in Londonderry is believed to have been a "mortar type device"
French PM Manuel Valls uses an emergency procedure to push through key labour market reforms without a vote by MPs.
A fire breaks out on the set of EastEnders a few hours after the soap staged a live broadcast to mark its 30th anniversary.
The number of Romanians and Bulgarians working in the UK has risen by almost 15% in the past 12 months, official figures show.
BBC News investigates the confusion over whether the Lunar New Year is dedicated to the sheep, ram, or goat.
Footage has emerged which appears to show Chelsea football fans preventing a black man from boarding a Paris train.
What is it and why does it matter so much?
The jury in the trial of a teenager accused of planning to behead a British soldier retires to consider its verdict.
Why Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has lost support over her handling of the probe into the death of prosecutor Alberto Nisman.
Creativity and the arts are being squeezed out of schools, a report says.
The NHS in England has repeatedly missed a key target for rapidly treating cancer patients, official figures for 2014 show.
Police Scotland was not forced to release "inaccurate" stop-search data, according to new evidence released by the Information Commissioner.
Wilko Johnson returns to the Cambridge hospital where he successfully underwent treatment for what he thought was terminal cancer.
Dutch sports journalist Wilfred Genee revealed British number one Andy Murray's motivational messages at the Rotterdam Open.
Ukraine's president says his forces are making an "organised" withdrawal from the strategic town of Debaltseve, which rebel forces have been attacking.
The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall join Dame Judi Dench on the orange carpet at the premiere of The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.
Afghanistan's debut World Cup match ends in defeat as Bangladesh are victorious by 105 runs in Canberra.