Premier Foods is "to simplify" its controversial practice of asking its suppliers for payments to continue doing business with the firm.
A gang that was stealing ancient relics from a desert cave - close to where the famous Dead Sea Scrolls were found - has been arrested, Israeli authorities say.
Thousands of couples have taken to streets of central Buenas Aires to dance the tango.
A London Ambulance car on an emergency call crashes into a restaurant, injuring two paramedics and causing extensive damage.
Alliance employment minister Stephen Farry says there is potential for a deal to be done by the Stormont parties before Christmas but it must not just be on corporation tax and welfare reform.
Kumar Sangakkara helps Sri Lanka to a six-wicket victory over England and a 3-1 lead in the one-day series.
A taxi driver in the Indian capital is alleged to have raped a woman who booked the cab with the increasingly popular Uber smartphone app.
Police say they are treating the death of a taxi driver in Dalkeith following an early morning altercation as "suspicious".
Jeremy Paxman has been confirmed as the host of a new BBC one-off documentary marking the 50th anniversary of Sir Winston Churchill's state funeral.
A senior Metropolitan Police officer is arrested on suspicion of dealing Class A drugs and a drinking and driving related office.
Shane Watson is ready for first Test against India at Adelaide on Tuesday after the "most challenging" time of his career.
The British embassy in Cairo suspends public services for security reasons, a Foreign Office spokeswoman confirms.
A Harley Street dental surgeon stares danger in the mouth to operate on a tiger's chipped teeth.
An immigration and asylum tribunal judge faces a racism investigation over a remark he made about an Asian witness in a harassment case.
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The US says it has released six men held at Guantanamo Bay on suspicion of ties to al-Qaeda and has sent them to Uruguay for resettlement.
Liverpool chief executive Ian Ayre says that the use of social media by players is a problem for clubs.
The Conservatives must "come clean" about future spending plans, Deputy PM Nick Clegg tells the BBC - as Chancellor George Osborne accuses him of planning "hefty income tax rises".
Alia Atkinson wins Jamaica's first-ever gold in the 100m breaststroke at the World Short Course Championships in Doha.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel accuses Russia of interfering in countries seeking closer EU ties, in a newspaper interview.