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The prospect of a "male pill" that would let men enjoy a full sex life with no chance of getting a woman pregnant has moved a step closer.
The US airman shot down by Syria in 1983
The names of four more people who died in Friday night's Glasgow helicopter crash are released by police
The new childbirth technique that started as a party trick
Central African Republic suffers after rebel takeover
Hundreds of Ukrainian protesters remain outside parliament
Could an influx of women programmers transform tech?
The university that wants to change the world
Chinese officials dismiss accusations that an Ontario naval engineer passed on secrets about Canada's national shipbuilding strategy to them.
Laura Schwengber is a sign language interpreter who sees it as her mission to bring music alive for people with hearing impairments.
An independent inquiry is being launched to check the safety of donor blood amid concerns about an infection risk from the human form of "mad cow disease".
The exclusive hotel rooms beneath the waves
International league tables comparing school standards are expected to show the UK is failing to catch up high-performing countries in Asia.
Npower is writing to its 5.4 million domestic customers to apologise for problems with its billing process.
The UK's new envoy to Tehran is to visit Iran for the first time on Tuesday.
Policing minister Damian Green warns fans could die at grounds because of flares used inside British football stadiums.
Human rights campaigners have said David Cameron has sidelined the issue of Tibet - Damian Grammaticas travelled to TIbetan areas to find out what makes people resort to desperate protests.
Apple gets into the social media game by purchasing data analytics firm Topsy Labs for $200m (£122m), according to the Wall Street Journal.
Thailand's protests are set to continue after the leader of the anti-government movement announced new targets for his supporters.
Olympic medallist Tom Daley's decision to reveal he is in a relationship with a man is praised by his former mentor Leon Taylor.