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Four people are stabbed to death by rampaging youths in the Kenyan city of Mombasa, police say, hours after raids on two mosques accused of militant links.
An inquest into the death of two men who died after having a kidney transplant allegedly infected with a parasitic worm begins in Cardiff.
More English patients are registered with GPs in Wales than vice versa, a top NHS official tells MPs.
The campaign for the by-election in Rochester enters its last 48 hours, as the BBC's Norman Smith talks to all candidates for the seat.
A woman, who ambulance crews had difficulty reaching in a locked high-rise building, wakes up from a coma 19 days after prematurely giving birth to twin girls who later died.
Thousands of supporters of a controversial Hindu guru clash with police outside his ashram in the northern Indian state of Haryana.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called a parliamentary election two years ahead of schedule. The BBC's explains why he chose to do this and what it might mean.
Champion jockey AP McCoy admits his quest for a record 300 season winners is likely to have been ended by injury.
House price growth accelerated to 12.1% in the year to the end of September, official figures show, despite other surveys suggesting a slowdown.
Formula 1's smaller teams want to meet boss Bernie Ecclestone to discuss how the sport's revenues are distributed.
S Club 7 are back together after reuniting to perform on Children in Need.
UK inflation rose to an annual rate of 1.3% in October, up from 1.2% in the previous month, official figures show.
How a murdered teenager became a Libyan symbol of hope
Health watchdog the Care Quality Commission ranks almost every GP surgery in England in terms of risk of providing poor care.
The people behind Oxford Dictionaries have picked vape because of the huge rise in popularity of e-cigs.
Ofcom has opened an investigation into how the Premier League sells live TV media rights for Premier League football matches.
The Professional Footballers' Association of Ireland comes to the defence of convicted rapist and former Sheffield United footballer Ched Evans.
Why disabled people don't always want to be admired
Two people are accused of spraying racist graffiti hours after a black teenager was found dead in Merseyside.
The mother of an 11-year-old boy shot in the head at a football match says he thought he was going to die.