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The anti-Islamist group Pegida, which began in Germany, hold its first rally in Austria, but marchers find themselves outnumbered by rival protesters.
A murmuration, or flock, of starlings flew spectacularly in the sky near Rahat in Israel.
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel sets the pace again on day two of the first pre-season test in Jerez as McLaren-Honda continued to struggle.
The United States imposes visa restrictions on unnamed Venezuelan officials over alleged human rights violations and corruption.
Fergal Keane speaks to survivors of child abuse and hears their stories of survival.
Money which had been raised to help a 10-year-old girl who was injured in a hit-and-run incident has been stolen in a raid on a foodbank.
Libya's internationally recognised parliament revokes a controversial law that banned Gaddafi-era officials from taking part in politics.
Everton sign Tottenham winger Aaron Lennon on loan until the end of the Premier League season.
Recent cuts in consumer energy bills should have been much bigger and made much earlier, research from consumer body Which? has found.
Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of late singer Whitney Houston, is "fighting for her life", her family says, two days after she was found unconscious at home.
A case of bird flu has been confirmed in chickens at a farm in Hampshire, government scientists say.
France's Economy Minister, Emmanuel Macron, says he has received death threats over his attempts to reform the legal profession.
The families living right beside a railway track
The technology behind GM crops is safe, according to scientific consensus, says the outgoing science adviser to the European Commission.
Former TV weather presenter Fred Talbot's teaching career came to "an abrupt end" over a claim he indecently propositioned a schoolboy, a jury hears.
About 700 teachers in Kenya are refusing to return to work in the north-east of the country fearing attacks by Somali Islamist militants.
Chelsea sign Colombia winger Juan Cuadrado from Fiorentina for an initial £23.3m on a four-and-a-half-year contract.
Five police officers who had been granted temporary anonymity at an inquest into a man shot with a Taser are named by the coroner.
Survivors recall horror of Boko Haram raid on their town
Cases of Ebola in West Africa have reached their lowest level in months; is the worst of the outbreak now over?