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Why did a Saudi prince's offer attract outrage on social media?
The Indigenous Australians who broke the law when they went to war
Petrobras takes a $2bn charge related to corruption costs, contributing to a $7bn loss for the Brazilian oil firm for last year.
The story of the sports bra
Bowler Stuart Broad defends England's sledging in the second Test against West Indies, saying some players "like to be in a battle".
The economy takes centre stage in the election campaign as Labour and the Conservatives launch attacks on each other's plans ahead of an independent analysis.
Physical activity has little role in tackling obesity - and instead public health messages should squarely focus on unhealthy eating, doctors say.
Two years ago in Bangladesh a garment factory collapsed killing more than 1,000 people working inside.
The rewards of doing business off the beaten track
Why the era of the 'super jumbo' could be over
The Calbuco volcano in southern Chile erupts for the first time in more than four decades, sending a plume of smoke and ash several kilometres high.
England close on 74-0 after Stuart Broad's 4-61 helps them to bowl out West Indies for 299 in the second Test in Grenada.
An experimental drug has cured monkeys infected with the strain of the Ebola virus present in West Africa, US-based scientists say.
A clean-up operation is beginning in NSW after violent storms left four people dead and tens of thousands of homes without power in the Australian state.
Tickets for the 2 May fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao could fetch as much as £60,000.
The US accuses Russia of deploying more air defence systems in eastern Ukraine in breach of February's ceasefire agreement.
Does being a 'normal bloke' win votes?
An Australian "wellness" blogger who built a successful business on claims she survived terminal cancer admits she lied about having the disease.
Music is helping to transform the lives of young people in a Kenyan slum.
Javier Hernandez strikes late as defending champions Real Madrid defeat Atletico Madrid 1-0 to reach the Champions League semi-finals.