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The City of London police has started placing banner advertisements on websites believed to be offering pirated content illegally.
More clarification is needed about the circumstances in which cases of "revenge porn" can be prosecuted, peers say.
Your essential guide to the must-see moments in the Commonwealth Games and a look at some of the biggest stars on show.
Scotland have 13 gold medals after earlier eclipsing their record haul for Commonwealth Games.
Lloyds Banking Group is fined £218m for "serious misconduct" relating to key interest rates including Libor.
Most border crossings in Liberia are being closed to try to halt the spread of Ebola.
England's Adam Gemili wins Commonwealth Games silver in the men's 100m, with Jamaica's Kemar Bailey-Cole taking gold.
A 16-year-old girl has been released from hospital following an incident at a "car cruising" event in which a vehicle ploughed into a crowd, injuring 17 people.
A man loses his life during a flag incident at a lake in County Armagh.
Lightning strikes, hail, torrential rain and flash flooding cause severe travel problems across large areas of south-east England.
New figures obtained by the BBC show that in the past four years almost 1,000 reported rapes have been dropped and marked "no crime".
Jazz Carlin is the first female Welsh swimmer to win a Commonwealth title in 40 years as England's Sophie Taylor and Oliver Hynd also win gold.
Ministers have been working on a policy that could bring major changes to England's student loan system, and possibly higher university fees, Newsnight learns.
An oath for bankers should be introduced to raise accountability and standards in banking, says a think tank.
David Cameron says he and fellow European leaders agree that "strong" economic sanctions should be imposed on Russia as soon as possible.
Security officials in Ukraine say the Malaysia Airlines jet downed in eastern Ukraine suffered an explosive loss of pressure caused by missile shrapnel.
A man admits stealing £300,000 intended for the armed forces charity Help for Heroes.
Police investigating the murder of a man found dead in an Essex park with 102 knife wounds want to talk to a woman mentioned on his Facebook page.
Organisers of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar say they are "heavily dismayed" by claims that migrants who worked on their offices are still waiting to be paid.
Conservative MP David Ruffley, who had been criticised after receiving a police caution for common assault, is to retire from Parliament at the next election.