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Royal Mail boss Moya Greene tells MPs that there is a genuine threat to the continuation of the firm's "universal service".
More people should be given vitamin D tablets to counter a hidden epidemic of deficiency, a report says.
One year since popular protests began in Ukraine, a new government prepares to take office, amid calls for reform.
A rare Shakespeare First Folio, regarded as the most important book in English literature, is discovered in a small French town.
Dyfed-Powys Police launch an investigation into the death of a patient at a Pembrokeshire hospital.
Hundreds of thousands of Swiss people secretly eat cat or dog say activists, who want it to be made illegal.
In an annual challenge, teams attempt to deliver water using drones to a remote part of the Australian Outback.
A Christmas attraction created with the help of Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen is reopening after it closed amid a wave of complaints.
Showbusiness satire Birdman leads the flock at this year's Spirit Awards after being nominated for six prizes, including best film.
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany says team-mate Sergio Aguero is a "special" player who can make the impossible possible.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is giving details of a €300bn (£238bn;$374bn) investment plan to kick-start Europe's economy.
A Save the Children decision to give former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair an award for his anti-poverty work is criticised by some charity workers.
Thomas Cook chief executive Harriet Green has resigned, saying her work at the travel firm "is complete".
Sneijder unsettled at Galatasaray, Cech set to wait for move, Herrera and Evans edge close to fitness, Hull keen on Lennon, plus more.
Royal Mail chief executive Moya Greene is to lay out her case to MPs.
Chris Eubank Sr says his son Chris Jr - who faces Billy Joe Saunders on Saturday - is the most talented boxer since Sugar Ray Leonard.
A £500m scheme to transform one of the last remaining derelict sites in central Cardiff is unveiled.
Vloggers are being told they need to be completely clear about when they're being paid to promote products.
Academics and politicians sign an open letter opposing the appearance of English Defence League founder Tommy Robinson at the Oxford Union.
Sinn Féin MLAs claimed £700,000 in expenses for research from a company run by the party's finance managers.