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A teenage blogger with terminal cancer raises more than £1m for charity after posting his final message to followers.
A list of the schools Ofsted has been sent in to inspect over an alleged plot by Muslim hard-liners to seize control of governing bodies is published.
Is it wrong to put 'crocks' in plant pots?
A teenage blogger with terminal cancer has raised £1m for charity after posting his final message to followers.
Authorities in Australia are looking at material washed ashore to find out if it is related to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane.
The UK government borrowed £107.7bn in the financial year to April 2014, lower than the amount it borrowed the previous year.
EU member countries have cut new government borrowing, but total debt continues to rise, European Commission figures show.
Weeks before the World Cup, deadly clashes break out in the Brazilian city of Rio after the body of a young man is found, allegedly beaten by police.
Twitter users bombard the New York Police department with images depicting police aggression in the latest social media campaign to go awry.
UK police investigating Madeleine McCann's disappearance are looking at 18 potentially linked cases involving a lone intruder breaking into holiday villas in the Algarve, Portugal.
The number of viewer complaints over the audibility of BBC One drama Jamaica Inn escalates, with the second episode seeing a decline in ratings following Monday's debut instalment.
Justin Bieber has caused social media upset after posting a picture of a Japanese war shrine on Instagram.
Clothing retailer Primark is to open its first US stores, beginning with a 70,000 sq-ft shop in Boston.
Thousands of people in London are living in hidden homes
What is the evidence that the UK is a Christian country?
UK productivity may be up – but what does it mean?
Are late night brawls a thing of the past?
The executive producer of Top Gear expresses regret over a "light-hearted" remark on its Burma special that led to the BBC show being accused of racism.