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Gordon D'Arcy & Rory Best are picked for Ireland's Australia Test in the only changes from the win over South Africa.
The three-year-old Afghan girl raped and left for dead
A glimpse at the work of film director Mike Nichols
BBC Sport looks at the defining moments of the F1 championship battle between Mercedes team-mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.
What sort of king will Charles be?
US Secretary of State John Kerry heads to Vienna in a last-minute push for a deal in long-running talks aimed at curbing Iran's nuclear activity.
Three men arrested earlier this month are set to appear in court charged with preparing acts of terrorism.
Geoff Cross, Johnnie Beattie, Sean Lamont and Tim Visser come into the Scotland team for Saturday's Test against Tonga.
Rory McIlroy shares the first-round lead with Shane Lowry at six under in the World Tour Championship in Dubai.
Two serving officers and a former colleague appear in court accused of stealing a total of £30,000 following a police raid.
BBC presenter Jeremy Vine receives a ticking off from police after speeding on his cycle in Hyde Park.
Lewis Hamilton insists he is feeling no pressure ahead of the title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix this weekend.
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud is fit to return against Manchester United after missing three months with a broken leg.
Mike Nichols, who won an Oscar for directing the 1967 film The Graduate, has died aged 83.
The Swedish appeals court upholds the arrest warrant against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, wanted for questioning in a sexual assault case.
24 hours of news images: 20 November
There's no law against Moon litter.
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.
Thirty nations meeting in Berlin have pledged $9.3bn (£6bn) for a fund to help developing countries cut emissions and prepare for climate change.
An aircraft which crashed in France killing a father and son fell from the sky "like a stone", an inquest is told.