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Does it matter that drug firms give doctors money and gifts?
Solving the mystery of Michael Rockefeller
The funeral of a 12-year-old girl who died after a wall fell on her at an Edinburgh school is to be held later.
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Takeaway owners are to face a new testing programme, after a watchdog found nearly a third of lamb takeaways it checked contained a different meat.
Could mining ice provide for all our energy needs and save the world?
How easy is it for Indian start-up firms to get their wheels turning?
A Japanese researcher creates glasses that show computer-generated eyes that express emotions so that the wearer does not need to bother.
A Japanese researcher shows off glasses that display computer-generated eyes, which express emotions to save their wearer the effort.
Gareth Bale scores a brilliant late goal as Real Madrid defeat Barcelona 2-1 in the Copa del Rey final in Valencia.
A 2015 Ford Mustang convertible had to be cut into six pieces so it could go on display at the top of the Empire State Building.
Peru prisoners mark Holy Week with Lloyd Webber musical
UB40 has denied causing a fan's ears to bleed at a gig in Cambridge on Monday.
Manchester City drop points in the title race but they recover from a goal down to salvage a late draw with Sunderland.
Indians are due to begin voting in the biggest day of the general election, pitting the ruling Congress party against the main opposition BJP.
Nicholas Jacobs, the man cleared of killing PC Keith Blakelock in 1985, says he would feel "angry and disappointed" if he was a member of the police officer's family.
A 19-year-old Canadian is charged with hacking the Canada Revenue Agency's website, becoming the first arrest over the Heartbleed security breach.
A secret New York Police Department programme designed to eavesdrop on Muslims to identify potential terrorism threats has been disbanded.
Virgin Media has apologised after some of its customers received hundreds of unwanted emails because of a distribution list error.
A vandal responsible for puncturing more than two dozen vehicle tyres in a quiet Cumbrian village has been unmasked as a dog.