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A man has been found dead by firefighters who were tackling a blaze at a house in Peterhead.
A campaigner who was assaulted by a UKIP councillor receives homophobic abuse on Twitter.
Prime Minister David Cameron has said that he has not been foxhunting for "years" after being asked if it was his favourite sport.
Two men are charged over the alleged attack of a 31-year-old man in Tredegar, as the victim remains in a serious condition.
About 60 cars built before World War Two take part in a rally to prove that Lincolnshire is not flat.
A woman is seriously hurt when she falls up to 11ft from one of the bronze lion sculptures in Trafalgar Square.
Former Member of the Scottish Parliament and Labour minister Tom McCabe has died at the age of 60.
Working with either the Conservatives or Labour would be "difficult" for the Liberal Democrats, Business Secretary Vince Cable says.
Saudi Arabian manufacturing and chemicals giant Sabic posts a 39% drop in net profits in the first quarter of the year.
A man police want to question over the deaths of his mother and sister in Merseyside could be in London, detectives say.
Britain's Olympic champion Charlotte Dujardin retains her World Cup title in Las Vegas after a stunning freestyle routine on Valegro.
Northern Ireland's chief planning officer says she is confident that adequate safeguards have been put in place to ensure councillors act impartially over planning issues.
Another week, and still no breakthrough in the 2015 general election campaign, writes the BBC's David Cowling.
The owners of a celebrated bookshop that could fall down say they have had a "phenomenal response" to an appeal to fund urgent structural repairs.
A major rescue operation is under way after a boat carrying up to 700 migrants capsized in the Mediterranean Sea, the Italian coastguard has told the BBC.
Shared history and futures entwined - is Louis van Gaal's developing rivalry with Jose Mourinho the new Mourinho v Ferguson?
Police investigating the murders of a mother and her daughter in Merseyside urgently want to trace one of their relatives.
Prince Harry trains in bush survival and plays wheelchair AFL as part of his time with the Australian Army.
A replica of an 18th century French warship has set sail from France for the United States.
Researchers at Aberystwyth University are attempting to solve the problem of bad tasting beer.