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Rona Fairhead, former head of the Financial Times Group, is poised to become the first woman to chair the BBC Trust, replacing Lord Patten in the role.
X Factor returns to ITV with 9.3 million viewers, or 43% of the viewing public.
British-born jihadists in Iraq and Syria could be temporarily banned from returning to the UK under new plans being considered by the government, the BBC understands.
A man in his 20s is shot in the legs in an alleyway in west Belfast.
The bodies of two people are found following a fire in a shed containing fireworks in the Lake District.
The search for a missing 12-year-old boy who was swept into the sea while playing continues for a third day.
Inside Out goes to the lab to investigate what is in e-cigarettes while we unwrap the arguments surrounding them.
A five-year-old boy with a brain tumour who was removed from a UK hospital by his parents is found in Spain after his father defends their actions in a video.
Activist relives humiliation and horror at hands of Ukraine rebels
Thirty-two Philippine peacekeepers trapped by rebels in the Syrian Golan Heights are rescued, and another 40 escape, but 44 Fijians are held captive.
Two decades ago the Provisional IRA announced a ceasefire that marked the end of a quarter of a century of what it called its "armed struggle".
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The EU gives Russia one week to reduce its military involvement in Ukraine or face new sanctions, as Ukraine's leader talks of the "point of no return".
Many papers discuss the UK's response to the threat posed by returning jihadi fighters, and there is a prediction of a good night for UKIP in the Clacton by-election.
More than 250 are injured as police in Islamabad fire tear gas at protesters marching on the residence of Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif.