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Former UKIP parliamentary candidate Kerry Smith says he may have been a victim of "black arts" within the party.
The ambulance service apologises to the family of a disabled 11-year-old girl from Newtownards, County Down, who could not get an ambulance when she fell ill.
Rock band The Who postpone two concerts in London as frontman Roger Daltrey is suffering from a throat infection.
An enormous ship is being built to collect and liquefy gas at sea for the first time.
MPs heard evidence on decision-making in defence policy.
Scotland will host Northern Ireland in an international friendly at Hampden on 25 March, the Scottish FA confirms.
Falkirk MP Eric Joyce is charged with assault and criminal damage over an incident at a shop in Camden earlier this year.
At least 1.5 million Nigerians displaced by the Islamist insurgency may not be able to vote in elections if the law is not changed, an official tells the BBC.
People are "fed up" with onshore wind farms being built, and "enough is enough", Prime Minister David Cameron tells MPs.
An international team of experts is engaged in a last ditch effort to save the northern white rhino from extinction.
No criminal charges will be brought over the death of a three-year-old girl who drowned in a hotel swimming pool in Lancashire.
At least 25 people, among them 15 children, have been killed in twin car bomb attack in the central Yemeni province of Bayda, reports say.
Former BBC DJ Chris Denning is jailed for 13 years for sexually abusing boys in the 1960s, 70s and 80s.
Andy Murray's former coach, Dani Vallverdu, is named as world number seven Tomas Berdych's new coach.
The first contactless payment gloves are being trialled in stores in the run up to Christmas - Rory Cellan-Jones put them to the test.
The US take on ITV hit drama Broadchurch, starring David Tennant, will not return for a second series.
NHS staff and at-risk people are urged to immediately get flu jabs after an outbreak of the diseases in communities and hospitals across south Wales.
A warning is issued for heavy rain to hit parts of Wales from Tuesday night through to Wednesday.
People have been paying tribute to those killed during the German bombardment of Hartlepool 100 years ago - the first attack on British soil of World War I.
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