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Pakistan's Supreme Court suspends the death penalty against a Christian women convicted of blasphemy in 2010.
African Union forces in Somalia retake Bardere, one of the few towns still being held by Islamist militant group al-Shabab, residents say.
US aerospace firm Boeing has reported a 33% fall in quarterly profit after taking a charge over delays to a military refueling aircraft.
Two separate genetic analyses have found evidence for a surprising genetic link between the native populations of the Americas and Oceania.
The latest images from Nasa's New Horizons probe reveal another mountain range on Pluto.
A UK-based security company shows the BBC how a digital-radio broadcast can be used to seize control of a car's computer systems.
The trailer for Spectre, the new James Bond film, has set social media abuzz
Objects used by mass killer Anders Behring Breivik go on show in Norway amid fears the display could attract sympathizers.
A team from Japan wins the child-sized humanoid football final at the RoboCup World Championships in China.
Donald Trump has taken an early lead in polls for the Republican nomination for the 2016 election. We look at the man and his many pearls of wisdom.
Dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has his passport returned to him after more than four years.
A painting by a renowned South African artist, auctioned to help fund Nelson Mandela's legal defence in the 1960s, is rediscovered in a London flat.
Lewis Hamilton says he will carry Jules Bianchi in his thoughts after the funeral of the French F1 driver took place in Nice.
Four Chelsea fans accused of refusing to allow a black man on to the Paris Metro are banned from attending football matches for up to five years.
Team Sky's Chris Froome must prove his "abnormal" victory on stage 10 of the Tour de France was "unique", says a French doctor.
Indian politician and writer Shashi Tharoor on why Britain needs to compensate India for exploiting it as a colony.
Subsidies for many new solar farms are to end under plans being published by the government.
Farmers in north and west France have blocked roads in protest at falling prices, hours before the government was due to announce emergency aid.
As Greece votes for a second tranche of economic reforms, what is the broader outlook for Europe's single currency?
A New Zealand schoolboy's video complaining about poor pronunciation of Maori words proves an online hit.