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Bristol Academy take a big step towards the last 16 of the Champions League with a 4-0 victory over hosts Raheny United.
Ex-skipper Andrew Strauss says the England team, rather than individual players, is the main victim of the Kevin Pietersen row.
Does a building's design inspire creativity?
French author Patrick Modiano, whose work has often focused on the Nazi occupation of France, wins the 2014 Nobel Prize for literature.
Take That announce their new album - their first since Jason Orange announced he was quitting - will be released on 1 December and titled III.
The library designed to look like jewellery
Can a new building be 'grubby'?
About 60 homes in Caerphilly have had their power cut off while officers negotiate with a man threatening to harm himself, say police.
Friend of two terror suspects speaks to the BBC about his shock at their arrests.
The mother of US hostage Abdul-Rahman Kassig has appealed to the leader of the Islamic State (IS) militants via Twitter to discuss her son's fate.
The building made from 127 types of odd-shaped bricks
Which is the UK's best new building?
Uruguay receives the fist Syrian refugees and promises to cover the cost of a two-year resettlement programme.