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Google reveals easier-to-control privacy permissions, greater support for fingerprint sensors and longer battery life in the next version of Android.
Controversial former MP George Galloway says he will seek election as the next mayor of London.
The finance minister says she cannot move the budget bill forward because of the inability of the Stormont parties to resolve the deadlock over welfare reform.
Nearly three-quarters of fresh shop-bought chickens test positive for food poisoning bug campylobacter in year-long study.
Sepp Blatter refuses to resign as Fifa president and vows to stay to "restore trust" in the scandal-hit organisation.
Andy Murray beats Portugal's Joao Sousa in four sets to secure his place in the French Open third round.
The European Union suspends its election monitoring mission in Burundi amid political unrest over the president's third-term bid.
A 43-year-old woman who enslaved and abused her ex-boyfriend in her Paris flat for more than a year is jailed for 18 months.
Fifa president Sepp Blatter says he cannot be held responsible for the current corruption scandal but vows to work to earn back trust.
Patients were kept like "animals" at a Denbighshire mental health ward, relatives say.
The US Department of Justice has charged 15 Chinese nationals with developing a scheme to have imposters take university entrance exams.
South African President Jacob Zuma will not have to repay state money spent to upgrade his private home in Nkandla, the police minister says.
David Cameron supports calls for Sepp Blatter to quit as Fifa president, Downing Street says.
Alastair Cook wants to mark the appointment of "outstanding" new England coach Trevor Bayliss with a second-Test win over New Zealand.
Prince William tells BBC Sport's Gary Lineker why he decided to support Aston Villa, who face Arsenal in the FA Cup final.
Aston Villa fan Prince William says he is starting to feel the nerves ahead of Saturday's FA Cup final with Arsenal.
Fifa president Sepp Blatter has told an emergency meeting of football's governing body he will not quit, amid growing political pressure over a corruption scandal.
Answering the jokes about women footballers on new Fifa 16 game
An investigation into Swansea University's School of Management is under way after concerns emerge about the way it is being run, the BBC understands.
Venezuela and Russian oil giant Rosneft agree to invest $14bn (£9.2) in Venezuela's oil and gas sector, Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro says.