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The first images come back from the radar satellite launched as part of the European Union's new flagship Earth-observation project.
A man receives "substantial compensation" after police wrongly sent his photograph to the media with a press release about a convicted rapist.
A forensics expert contradicts police ballistics testimony by telling the trial of Oscar Pistorius that his girlfriend was shot in quick succession.
A businessman who died after complications following a cancer operation "would probably have survived" if he was re-operated on sooner, an inquest hears.
Civilians block Ukrainian troops entering an eastern flashpoint town, while Nato announces it will beef up its eastern members' defences.