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Candidates vying to replace Ed Miliband as Labour leader have until midday to get the necessary support to secure their place in the party ballot.
A key figure in South Africa's football World Cup bid has broken ranks with the government to suggest there might be some truth to a claim that a $10m bribe was paid to secure the 2010 tournament.
The government in South Korea has developed its own app called Smart Sheriff.
Douglas Costa strikes an injury-time winner as Brazil defeat Peru in their opening game of the 2015 Copa America.
Scottish charity the Kiltwalk replaces its entire board of trustees following concerns over the amount of money it was giving to charitable causes.
More people in Scotland have diabetes than ever before - and the number is continuing to rise, according to figures published by a charity.
The UK government confirms it will reject SNP proposals to give Scotland the ability to introduce full fiscal autonomy.
The tale of an "ordinary Yorkshire lad" believed to have become Britain's youngest suicide bomber aged 17 makes front pages.
Owen Bennett-Jones wonders what's next for Turkey's president with the country's diverse political make-up.
A man completes a 1,050-mile charity run dressed as Forest Gump.
The warlord called Vladimir causing alarm in Moscow
How a man in London fooled Iraqi militias with online hoax
Later this year President Xi will make the first state visit by a Chinese leader to the UK for a decade - how have things changed in that time and what are relations like now?
New York's rent regulation fight
Young Syrian refugees in Lebanon express their feelings through photography
How tech can bring Willy Wonka to life
Why the Magna Carta is considered one of the most famous documents in history 800 years after it was signed.
What happens if you're deaf and then go blind?
Warning over 'dodgy' allergy tests
South Korea's Inbee Park wins the Women's PGA Championship for the third time in a row to return to world number one.