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An Australian woman has survived 17 days lost in the bush in northern Queensland with no food, local reports say.
The BBC's fearless interrogator comes face-to-face with the king of Punk.
Nomsa Maseko reports on the Cape Town residents still fighting to get their land back, 20 years after the end of apartheid.
The chief inspector of adult social care at the Care Quality Commission tells the BBC "too much awful care" is happening in England.
Home Secretary Theresa May postpones plans to review who should co-ordinate counter-terrorism policing until after the general election.
Glasgow University becomes the first in the UK to announce it will sell its shares in companies that produce fossil fuels after pressure from students.
Australia carries out its first raid in Iraq on what officials said was an Islamic State facility, with a fighter jet dropping two bombs.
One woman turns her battle with anorexia into graphic novel
Increasing numbers of paramedics are leaving NHS ambulance services, with senior staff saying crews are under greater pressure to meet demand.
Asian markets are trading higher after minutes from the US Federal Reserve's policy meeting reduced fears of an early interest rate increase.
Voters are going to the polls to elect new MPs in the Clacton and Heywood and Middleton by-elections, with results due in the early hours of Friday morning.
Twitter's head of news Vivian Schiller has announced she is leaving, following the departure of three other senior executives.
Advances in bionic hands have restored a sense of touch to two patients for more than a year, report US scientists.
An advance in gene therapy may provide safe treatment to children with a fatal genetic disorder that leads to no functioning immune system.
Delaying school start times could help teenagers concentrate better in class and get higher GCSE results, scientists suggest.
Will South Africans be able to win back their land?
The chief executive officer of US retail clothing chain Gap is stepping down as it plans Asian expansion.
The widows who refuse to be quietly shunned
Why even deaths won't stop American high school football
How a man, a woman and a car fell in love, and hit the road...