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The BBC's Iain Watson examines the political manoeuvring behind David Cameron's VAT pledge and how Labour has responded.
Tributes to singer Lil' Chris have brought "a lot of happiness" to his family, his sister says.
Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson will not have his contract renewed after the BBC concludes an investigation into his "fracas" with a producer.
A grandfather killed his five-week-old granddaughter with a fatal blow to the back of her head, a court hears.
Ford in Bridgend could be building the company's new generation of petrol engines from 2018 but the plant could be producing only a third of what it does at the moment, BBC Wales understands,
Ford is to sell a car that can read road signs and adjust its speed accordingly to ensure the vehicle is not driving too fast.
Leicester Cathedral closes to visitors hoping to see Richard III's coffin after 20,000 pass through its doors.
The German, French and Spanish leaders visit the site in the French Alps where a Germanwings plane crashed, killing all 150 people on board.
The record-breaking endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh discusses the possibility of an Antarctic Ross Sea marine reserve with the Russians.
Former Top Gear colleague James May has said that the departure of Jeremy Clarkson is a "tragedy".
Groups offering mental-health support to children and young people are to receive a multi-million-pound funding boost from April, the government announces.
Director General of the BBC Tony Hall says that Jeremy Clarkson "crossed a line".
Italy's top court delays a decision on whether to uphold the convictions of Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito for the murder of UK student Meredith Kercher.
Ford announces it is to start selling cars that restrict their speed to the limits shown on the road signs they pass.
A motor insurer announces plans to create almost 170 news jobs as part of an expansion at its Swansea operation.
Renault chief Cyril Abiteboul accuses Red Bull's Adrian Newey of lying after he blamed the car's problems on the engine.
BBC director general Tony Hall's statement announcing that Jeremy Clarkson's contract will not be renewed.
Two senior Ukrainian officials are arrested during a televised cabinet meeting, as part of an anti-corruption crackdown.
David Sillito looks back over Jeremy Clarkson's time as Top Gear host.
Nigeria orders the closure of land and sea borders to prevent foreigners from voting in Saturday's tightly contested elections, a minister says.