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A memorial service will be held in Belfast on Sunday for the former First Minister of Northern Ireland, Ian Paisley.
Catholic gay rights groups express dismay at the rejection by bishops of proposals for wider acceptance of gay people, backed by Pope Francis.
Serena Williams criticises Russian Tennis Federation president Shamil Tarpischev for making "sexist and racist" comments.
The Archbishop of Wales is to join clergy at a wedding fayre to highlight the benefits of a church wedding to those attending.
People on a night out in Cardiff were kept away from one of its most famous streets as fire fighters dealt with a chip shop fire.
New research shows a majority of adults think body confidence issues affect people of all ages
Sweden has boosted its military presence in the Stockholm Archipelago, amid rising tension between Russia and Scandinavian countries over the Ukraine crisis.
Rescue teams in Nepal say they are making a final search for survivors on a trekking route that was hit by a storm earlier this week, killing 39 people.
Bermudans are clearing up after a direct hit from Hurricane Gonzalo left a trail of damage in its wake on the tiny Atlantic territory.
Bermudians are clearing up the damage after a direct hit from Hurricane Gonzalo felled trees and downed power lines on the small Atlantic island.
A memorial service for Ian Paisley is to be held at the Ulster Hall in Belfast on Sunday.
Valentino Rossi wins the Australian MotoGP on Phillip Island as Britain's Bradley Smith finishes third, his first podium finish.
Tougher new sanctions against internet trolls, and NHS staff leading the way on obesity, feature on the front pages.
Treating common ailments like coughs and colds at community pharmacies could save the NHS over £1bn a year, the Royal Pharmaceutical Society claims.
An inquiry into the rape conviction of footballer Ched Evans is to be fast-tracked by the body that examines potential miscarriages of justice.
Cuba's former President Fidel Castro says his country will send almost 300 extra doctors and nurses to Africa.
The female police pioneer who cleaned up a town
The US and four European allies call for an immediate end to the fighting in Libya between government forces and Islamist rebels.
Rare items from the Titanic, including a restaurant dinner menu, sell for a "substantial" six-figure sum at auction.
Environment Secretary Liz Truss says large-scale solar farms are "ugly" as she confirms plans to cut a taxpayer subsidy for the schemes.