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Exclusive pricing deals between motor insurers and price comparison websites will be banned, the Competition and Markets Authority has said.
The one show that made Britain's most famous artists
A French court has suspended a corruption and influence-peddling investigation against former President Nicolas Sarkozy, media say.
Restrictions on the number of books prisoners in England and Wales can have in their cells may inhibit inmates' ability to learn, a charity warns.
Information from "citizen scientists" is becoming more and more vital for some research projects, scientists say.
Jihadist says strikes will boost support for IS in Jordan
More than 100 asylum seekers are moved to a hotel in Folkestone to ease overcrowding at a hotel in London.
The fight against Islamic State may take years, a US military spokesman tells the BBC, as fresh air strikes are reported by Syrian activists.
Ed Miliband explains how he forgot elements of his speech at the Labour party conference in Manchester.
Wildlife on London's waterways
China and the US agree they must lead the rest of the world in curbing emissions to combat climate change, as a major UN summit closes in New York.
Britain's Sir Bradley Wiggins announces that next year he will try to break the world hour record held by Jens Voigt.
Abu Qatada arrived in the UK from Jordan seeking asylum in 1993, and 20 years later, was deported to stand trial on terror charges.
The Northern Ireland Executive has to find £200m of cuts between October and April, equivalent to 4% of all departmental budgets.
A teenager shot dead after he stabbed two police officers was a "known terror suspect" whose passport had been cancelled, Australian officials say.
The head of a large UK haulage firm has said the number of illegal immigrants trying to enter the UK is the worst he's ever seen.
Labour leader Ed Miliband failed to mention immigration or the deficit in his speech because he forgot.
Brendan Rodgers praises the composure of Liverpool's young players as they beat Middlesbrough 14-13 in a League Cup shootout.
The latest statistics on the performance of the Welsh Ambulance Service are to be published, but it is understood it could be Christmas before some improvements are made.
India successfully puts its first satellite in orbit around Mars, after Mangalyaan's 10-month mission from Earth.