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The Greek finance minister told me how he with his "left-wing heart" is making common cause with hedge fund managers and bankers
A vote of no confidence is adopted by a lecturers' union in a college governing body after it approved a 46% pay for its principal.
A series of photographs showing Cuban ex-President Fidel Castro are published in Cuban state media following speculation about his health.
Al-Jazeera journalist Mohamed Fahmy renounces his Egyptian citizenship to secure his release from jail after the deportation of Peter Greste.
The eurozone's largest bank, Santander, reports a 32% jump in annual pre-tax profits and says it will continue to focus on retail banking in 2015.
BP reports a fall in underlying profits and says it will reduce spending on exploration because of lower oil prices.
Judges at the highest court of the United Nations are ruling on genocide cases between Croatia and Serbia.
Levy intervenes to block Adebayor move, Lambert turns down a transfer to Villa, Coutinho agrees new Reds deal, plus more
Four men at a North Yorkshire slaughterhouse have their operating licences suspended after hidden cameras film alleged mistreatment of animals.
Cristiano Ronaldo would sell for at least £300m if Real Madrid decided to let him go, according to the player's agent.
In an interview with the BBC's sports editor Dan Roan, Portuguese football agent Jorge Mendes defends the amount of money in the game.
Selma star David Oyelowo says British period dramas are failing to cast black actors.
The longer a teenager spends using electronic devices such as tablets and smartphones, the worse their sleep will be, a study suggests.
Rising property prices have made it increasingly difficult for people to get on the property ladder, but councils in Stoke and Liverpool have been tackling the issue with innovative schemes.
Leukaemia patients in Wales are offered the chance to get a new cancer drug free on the NHS.
Councillors face limits on the length of time they can serve, along with pay cuts, as plans for a radical shake-up of local government in Wales are unveiled.
There has been a huge increase in the number of drugs finds in Northern Ireland's only high-security jail over the past two years, the BBC has learned.
Rory McIlroy's court case against his former management agent is set to begin in the Irish High Court later.
A South Korean soldier who shot dead five of his comrades and injured seven others has been sentenced to death, Yonhap reports.
Huge swathes of the US have been hit by heavy snow fall after a powerful winter storm.