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Greek ex-Finance Minister George Papaconstantinou is found guilty of tampering with a list of potential tax evaders, receiving a suspended prison sentence.
BBC Scotland announces plans to hold two party leader debates, one at the beginning of April and a second four days before the election on 7 May.
Chris Fawkes looks at the weather conditions in the area at the time of the Germanwings plane crash.
The future of how Europeans' data is shared with US companies is set to be considered by the EU's highest court.
Cult sci-fi show The X-Files is to return to TV after a 13-year hiatus, with David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson reprising their FBI agent roles.
Aerial video shows the crash site of the Germanwings flight 4U 9525, which was carrying 144 passengers and six crew.
Telefonica finalises a deal to sell its O2 mobile phone network to Hutchison Whampoa for £10.25bn.
Sixteen students and two teachers from Joseph-Koenig school in the German town of Haltern are believed to be among the victims of the crash.
A man known as the "naked rambler" has his claim to be naked in public rejected by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR).
The restart of the Large Hadron Collider is proceeding slowly, with one section of the vast machine trailing behind the other seven in its preparations.
The move of the Chart rundown from Sunday to Friday is simply the latest development in a constant evolution, says Lizo Mzimba.
Germanwings flight 4U 9525 carrying 150 people has crashed in the French Alps on its way from Barcelona to Duesseldorf. Richard Westcott explains what we know so far.
England could consider a bid for the 2026 World Cup, says Football Association chairman Greg Dyke.
The video game streaming site said that names and addresses, among other personal details, may have been leaked.
Liverpool's Martin Skrtel denies an FA charge of violent conduct over an alleged stamp on Manchester United's David de Gea.
The Public Accounts Committee take evidence from former HMRC tax boss Dave Hartnett.
Afghan president Ashraf Ghani is to meet with President Obama to discuss the pace of the US troop withdrawal from his country.
Phil Neville feels a generation of English talent is disappearing 'down a black hole' due to lack of opportunity.
A woman who tried to "boil her husband" by pouring scalding water over his head moments after they agreed to divorce is jailed for four years.
Mark Duggan was throwing gun away when shot by police in August 2011, sparking England riots, says police watchdog