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Police charge a 30-year-old woman with the murder of her baby in Belfast.
A crown awarded to a poet at a Welsh cultural festival in Blaenau Ffestiniog 116 years ago is being returned to the town after being spotted for sale on auction website eBay.
Engineers are still trying to establish what caused a power cut which blacked out most of northern Scotland on Wednesday night.
French troops in Mali free five aid workers who were kidnapped in the north of the country by suspected Islamist militants in February.
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BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on former snooker world champion Ken Doherty in this week's predictions
A planet that is close in size to the Earth and that could hold water on its surface has been identified by the Kepler telescope.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says striker Daniel Sturridge is likely to make a quick return from a hamstring injury
Putin's chilling threats on Ukraine are clear, says Bridget Kendall
Some female MPs have stopped attending Prime Minister's Questions because it is so "bad", says Speaker John Bercow.
Britain's Laura Robson confirms she will miss the French Open and Wimbledon after having minor wrist surgery.
The Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow has said several seasoned female MPs have told him the weekly Prime Minister's Questions is so rowdy they no longer take part.
Green MP Caroline Lucas and four co-defendants are cleared of obstructing a public highway during an anti-fracking protest in Balcombe, West Sussex.
Cumbria Police reviews its security measures after a bag of the force's rubber bullets is found on a traffic island.
A radical cleric extradited from the UK "used the cover of religion" to hide his part in a global terror campaign, a prosecutor in New York says.
The biggest bus operator in Wales announces it will axe 14 services and reduce eight others as it cuts its fleet by 10%.
Retirees could be told how long they are likely to live after stopping work, says pensions minister Steve Webb.
The president of the company that operated the South Korean ferry that sank with 475 people on board has said executives have committed a "grave sin".