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The integrity of current political talks in Northern Ireland are called into question by a senior DUP man's 'toilet paper' comments, says Sinn Féin.
A rare infection breaks out within the intensive care unit at Northern Ireland's biggest hospital.
Two men who were seriously burned in a blast at a flat in south Birmingham are arrested on suspicion of causing an explosion likely to endanger life, police say.
BBC Click's Dave Lee finds out what it's like flying the newest advanced fighter jet, the F-35 Lightning II.
South Korea's education minister apologises for a mistake in the national college entrance exam which meant two answers were correct.
Ireland's Katie Taylor wins her fifth consecutive world title by beating Azerbaijan's Yana Allekseevana in the lightweight final.
Lewis Hamilton says winning his second world title will be the start of a run of success for himself and team Mercedes.
A man dies following a collision involving two motorcycles and a car near Brecon, police confirm
Chinese Olympics champion swimmer Sun Yang was banned for three months earlier this year after failing a drugs test, state media report.
The BBC has rare access to the US hunt for the warlord Joseph Kony, who has waged war in central Africa for more than two decades
Relatives of an 11-year-old boy who died after being hit by a van in Aberdeenshire pay tribute to their "amazing boy".
Councils are being told to slash bureaucracy and administration costs as public spending cuts continue to bite.
Countering terrorism should not be the sole responsibility of the police, says the head of counter terrorism in Wales who has called for help from the public.
Italy's first female astronaut has arrived at the International Space Station.
A 12-year-old boy has been shot dead by police in the US city of Cleveland, after brandishing what turned out to be a fake gun in a playground.
Thousands of NHS workers in Northern Ireland stage a four-hour strike over pay.
Insurance companies are to be banned from covering the cost of terrorist ransoms under a raft of measures being unveiled by the home secretary.
Drugs given to 15 women who died after sterilisation surgery were contaminated, a minister in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh says.
Diplomats are to make a final push for a deal on Iran's nuclear programme ahead of a 23:00 GMT deadline, amid talks of a possible extension.
Former minister Owen Paterson is to call for the UK to exit the EU, putting pressure on the prime minister amid Tory divisions on the issue.