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French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius says some EU sanctions on Iran could be lifted next month, as part of a nuclear deal with world powers.
Jonathan Trott made the right decision to leave England's Ashes tour, says ex-England batsman Marcus Trescothick.
Nearly £900m of student loans are sold to a debt management firm as part of government efforts to balance the nation's books.
In the first of a week-long series, the BBC's Karishma Vaswani reports from Jakarta on the impact of world events on the money in your pocket.
Both of the main presidential candidates in the Honduras election have claimed victory in the poll.
The editor of a top Indian magazine who is accused of sexually assaulting a female colleague is seeking pre-trial bail, reports say.
An Indian couple are convicted of murdering their teenage daughter and a domestic servant, in a sensational case that has gripped India.
An Australian family have put up 502,165 Christmas lights around their home, setting a new world record.
A Saudi court sentences one man to death and 19 others to up to 25 years in prison in connection with an attack on the US consulate in Jeddah in 2004.
Manchester United confirms the death of former club captain Bill Foulkes, who survived the 1958 Munich air disaster.
A married couple suspected of holding three women as slaves for more than 30 years are linked to 13 addresses across London, the Met confirms.
Clare's Law, which enables people to check the police record of their partners, is to be expanded to cover all of England and Wales.
Protesters demand resignation of PM
The government is to introduce a new law to cap the cost of payday loans, with the level to be set by the new Financial Conduct Authority.
Cheering crowds in Iran welcome home negotiators who secured a deal on its nuclear programme with world powers, which Israel calls a mistake.
Fresh clashes erupt between Ukrainian demonstrators and police in the capital Kiev amid protests over a decision to delay a pact with the EU.
A 60kg bomb partially explodes inside a hijacked car in Belfast city centre, say police.
Anti-government protesters force their way into the finance ministry, as tens of thousands march on a second day of demonstrations in Bangkok.
One Direction, Taylor Swift and Justin Timberlake were among winners at the 41st American Music Awards in Los Angeles.
At least five people have been killed in clashes between the Libyan army and an Islamist militia in the eastern city of Benghazi, officials say.