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Israel is to stop withholding tax revenues collected on behalf of the Palestinian Authority, a move that has crippled the Palestinian economy.
A UK military medic has been discharged from hospital in London after being declared free of Ebola. Cpl Anna Cross was the first person in the world to be given the experimental drug MIL 77.
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
Ofqual sets out the range of A-levels and GCSEs that will no longer be taught amid moves to toughen examinations in England.
A pledge by the Greens to double science funding contrasts with the statements offered by five other party leaders, answering a call to set out their policies on science.
Supermarket chain Sainsbury's scraps plans for a new store in Pembrokeshire that would have created 500 jobs.
Singapore urges people not to join the queue to view Lee Kuan Yew lying in state, while India declares a day of national mourning for the statesman.
A five-week-old baby girl allegedly murdered by her grandfather had suffered significant brain damage, a court hears.
The German public prosecutor in Dusseldorf has been giving an update into the search at the co-pilots home in the city.
John Rudd thought he was meeting a 14-year-old girl, but he was being tricked by a group of internet paedophile hunters and has been jailed for a year.
Alps crash co-pilot Andreas Lubitz hid the details of an existing illness from his employers, German prosecutors say
Brazil, the world's seventh largest economy, narrowly avoided contracting in 2014 with a growth rate of just 0.1% for the year.
A Londonderry man has been found not guilty of murdering Barry McCrory at a city centre flat in 2013.
A market research firm which has been collating the media habits of children for 20 years has published a comprehensive report on children's media habits.
An animation looks at how much Nigeria has changed since the end of military rule in 1999.
A bedroom in London with a tree running through the wall and into the room was found to be rented out for £100 a week.
Lewis Hamilton says his preparations for the Malaysian Grand Prix have been "heavily compromised" by reliability problems.
Google loses Court of Appeal bid to stop consumers having right to sue in UK over alleged misuse of privacy settings.
Flights are diverted from Schiphol airport after a major power cut hits Amsterdam and surrounding areas in the northwest of the Netherlands.