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England Gary Ballance hits his second Test century of the summer at Lord's, but two late wickets give India the edge.
Babies practise their first word silently, and other nuggets
A report on immigration has caused a row within government because Conservative ministers believed it was too pro-European, Newsnight learns.
The number of people in Gaza seeking sanctuary from the conflict with Israel has nearly doubled in 24 hours, the UN says.
Failures by an expedition company did not cause the death of a British teenager mauled by a polar bear in Norway, a coroner says.
Many activists in Syria remain in detention despite an amnesty declared last month, a group of 12 human rights and civil society groups says.
Nearly 200,000 people sign a petition to get a despondent polar bear moved from an Argentina zoo to Canada.
A suicide bomber who killed five Israelis in Bulgaria in 2012 had dual Lebanese-French citizenship, investigators say.
The demand for ship identification and tracking data acquired by satellites is growing rapidly.