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Fierce fighting has continued in eastern Ukraine despite ongoing efforts to broker a ceasefire between pro-Russian rebels and government troops.
A man is charged with assaulting disabled pensioner Alan Barnes in Gateshead, for whom £300,000 was subsequently raised in donations
Is there an irreparable fissure between the US and Europe over what to do about Ukraine ?
Shareholder Dave King has criticised the Rangers board over their decision to hold the club's EGM in London.
The battle to preserve Yangon's architecture
The Public Accounts Committee will be launching an "urgent" inquiry into tax evasion by wealthy clients of HSBC.
Richard Johnson says he will "give everything he's got" to be champion jockey after finishing second to AP McCoy 15 times.
At the centre of a mysterious nebula, astronomers discover two stars locked in such a tight orbit that they will eventually merge and explode.
A law student who raped two partners and sexually assaulted a third is jailed for 10 years.
A former vet who was struck off after being filmed having sex with a horse and a dog is jailed for possessing images of bestiality.
Dame Judi Dench has tells the BBC Radio 4's PM programme she has been taking a health supplement as a "preventative" to memory loss, but not as a cure, as suggested by some newspaper reports.
Vote counting is due to begin in the Delhi state elections where Arvind Kejriwal's anti-corruption Aam Aadmi Party is expected to push ahead of the PM's BJP.
Royal Kituro thrash Soignies 356-3 in the Belgian top division - but remain behind their opponents in the table.
The solicitor for one of three men wrongly convicted of killing a Cardiff prostitute said Home Secretary Theresa May is to order an investigation into the collapse of the UK's biggest police corruption trial.
The BBC explores the difference between tax avoidance and tax evasion in 90 seconds.
A world ranking inside the top 250 will no longer be enough to earn British players a wildcard at Wimbledon.
An EU fraud investigation opens into the Lyon-Turin high-speed rail project, after Green MEPs complained of serious misspending.
Four people are killed in a crash involving a tipper truck that hit cars and pedestrians as it travelled down a steep hill in Bath.
A Briton has been arrested in Spain on suspicion of killing a man he had caught filming his daughter on a tablet, reports say.
Internet movie and television streaming service Netflix launches in Cuba, as diplomatic relations between the US and Cuba thaw.