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Increasing class sizes in UK schools could make the education budget stretch further without damaging standards, according to an international analysis.
Police in the UK are investigating sex abuse allegations made against a murdered US television host.
How a man transformed his Bristol garden into a tropical oasis
One in five child deaths in England could be prevented, according to reports in The Lancet.
Kidman brings bestselling amnesia novel to the big screen
One photographer's view of the Pacific nation of Kiribati
Why is an ice bucket challenge being investigated by police?
The biggest problems facing the world today
Nick Triggle: ;Not enough is known to resolve the debate
The Army faces manpower "gaps" unless ministers step up their drive to recruit more reservists, MPs warn.
Stark choice for big firms: Change or face extinction
Incredible images from the Curiosity Rover
The story behind an amazing video of an elephant in a plane
The Green Party promises a "progressive alternative" to Labour and the Lib Dens, as its conference begins.
A new way of accessing bank accounts is being launched, which identifies individuals through the unique pattern of veins in their fingers.
Warnings about e-cigarettes are "alarmist" - and increasing their use could save thousands of lives a year in the UK, researchers say.
Four people are arrested in Cardiff during a demonstration against the Nato summit which is being held in Newport.
People could be able to get into their internet bank accounts just by putting their fingers into a portable scanner.
The former governor of the US state of Virginia, Bob McDonnell, and his wife are convicted of corruption, after receiving gifts in return for endorsements.
Two separate bombs in Iraq's capital Baghdad leave at least 20 people dead and dozens more injured amid rising sectarian tension in the country.