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Naked pictures of celebrities including Rihanna, Ariana Grande and Victoria Justice are posted online, but some stars claim the photos are fake.
Police in New Zealand detain a man suspected of shooting two people dead and injuring a third at an unemployment office.
Rare earths and a nuclear pact on the agenda as Indian PM Narendra Modi meets Japan's leader, on his first major foreign visit since taking office.
Where Islamic State finds support to become a formidable force
A musician from the Household Division tells the BBC about the riding the route taken by a British cavalry unit who held the line against the German advance early in World War One.
An Indian charity unveils 108 new lavatories in a village which gained notoriety when two young girls were found hanged from a tree there in May.
New research estimates greenhouse gases from food production will go up 80% if meat and dairy consumption continues to rise at its current rate.
Shadow business secretary Chuka Umunna says Gordon Brown's refusal to use the word "cuts" in 2010 is still hurting Labour.
The War Horse Ride - commemorating the part played by British and French cavalry during World War One - is due to end in the French town of Nery.
The US Space Agency Nasa has released new footage showing a series of powerful solar flares.
China's manufacturing activity misses expectations in August, indicating that the country's economy may be losing momentum.
Cuba restricts the amount of foreign goods that travellers can bring into the country, where locally-made items are scarce and expensive.
Teaching of a "tough" new national curriculum begins in England as children return to school this week.
Living off the food other people throw away
Researchers worry new cars could be vulnerable to hackers
Charities campaigning against child poverty should be encouraged to set up their own free schools, says a think tank report.
The BBC's meets Chibatman - a Japanese man who dresses as Batman to make Japanese people smile and who has become an internet sensation
Doping experts have yet to find an effective test for athletes using the gases xenon and argon to boost performance, as a worldwide ban is introduced.
Israel unveils plans to take 400 hectares of land in the West Bank, triggering criticism from the Palestinians and the US.
The Europeans who pitch up in Ukraine to join the fight