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Strike action by BBC staff planned to disrupt coverage of the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony is suspended after talks.
A report on immigration has caused a row within government because Conservative ministers believed it was too pro-European, Newsnight learns.
China and Zambia have strong trade and business links, but the romance has not been without controversy.
Failures by an expedition company did not cause the death of a British teenager mauled by a polar bear in Norway, a coroner says.
Many activists in Syria remain in detention despite an amnesty declared last month, a group of 12 human rights and civil society groups says.
Nearly 200,000 people sign a petition to get a despondent polar bear moved from an Argentina zoo to Canada.
A suicide bomber who killed five Israelis in Bulgaria in 2012 had dual Lebanese-French citizenship, investigators say.
The demand for ship identification and tracking data acquired by satellites is growing rapidly.
International investigators arrive at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, after rebels in east Ukraine allow access.
The number of workers at the Commonwealth Games athletes' village with suspected norovirus rises to 53.
Polar safety expert Jason Roberts outlines the kind of precautions that would normally be used on expeditions where polar bears live in the wild.
A six-month-old baby is rescued by police officers in Swansea after she was locked in a hot parked car.
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Three alleged dissident republicans were covertly recorded in talks about seeking out security force targets with a high chance of "getting a kill", the High Court hears.
Israel is prepared to "significantly widen" its ground offensive in the Gaza Strip, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says.
South Africans mark the first Mandela Day since the anti-apartheid icon's death with a government call to clean up their country.
The BBC spoke to a lady with terminal cancer about her support for the assisted dying bill.
Man City line up Barkley bid, QPR agree fee with Cardiff for Caulker, West Ham want Jenkinson, plus more.
Vincenzo Nibali races away from his rivals on the summit finish at Chamrousse as Team Sky's Richie Porte drops to 16th.