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Who is in the new Scottish cabinet?
Chief executive Rahul Batra explains his ambitions for the Burmese search engine Bindez.
Zambia's governing Patriotic Front suspends President Guy Scott as party leader amid a power struggle ahead of elections in January.
The week in numbers with our Go Figure images.
Danny Welbeck did the right thing by leaving Manchester United for Arsenal, according to former team-mate Wayne Rooney.
The people of the island kingdom of Bahrain go to the polls on 22 November in the first general election since the Arab Spring protests of 2011.
Olympic team pursuit champion Dani King says she feared for her career after a training crash put her in intensive care.
Lewis Hamilton is fastest in both practice sessions as he puts down a title marker ahead of the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Ulster Bank is to close another 10 branches in Northern Ireland.
President Barack Obama's use of executive powers to give more than four million undocumented migrants work permits "damages the presidency" says a Republican leader.
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius urges Iran to "seize the opportunity" of reaching a deal on its nuclear programme in Vienna.
Researchers at Abertay University in Dundee look to have given the blockbuster a boost by applying computer games technology to the film industry.
Two men have died and at least six other people have been injured in an incident in Cadogan Square, Knightsbridge where eyewitnesses say a sofa was being moved through a balcony window.
The BBC F1 team share their favourite moments of the 2014 season so far, as the title goes down to the wire at the last race in Abu Dhabi.
Liz Kendall says a Labour private member's bill would remove the worst bits of the huge Health and Social Care Act.
A teenager admits raping a 91-year-old woman at her home in Bellshill, North Lanarkshire.
The funeral is held in Uganda of a boy of two, who was run over by a council vehicle after his mother was arrested for selling fruit.
UKIP's win in the Rochester by-election was narrower than expected, says the prime minister, as he vows to work to win the seat back.
Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan accuses Wigan counterpart Dave Whelan of being a racist following several controversial comments.
The moment a 100-year-old American woman, Ruby Holt, sees the ocean for the first time.