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A Malaysian diplomat appears briefly in court on charges of attempted rape in the New Zealand city of Wellington after being extradited.
Russia helped ousted Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych to flee from violent protests in February, Russian leader Vladimir Putin has said.
People in the Greek capital, Athens, are clearing up after flash floods caused major disruption in parts of the city.
A report into the route of the second phase of the controversial fast train project HS2 is expected to recommend a new station be built in Crewe.
One person was shot dead and four students wounded in a school by a student who then took his own life, police in the US state of Washington say.
Unravelling the flocking habits of starlings
Paul Merton advises how to make it as a comedian
England's lost football grounds - part II
An Argentine ex-police chief and ex-interior minister are among 15 people given life sentences for involvement in a torture centre in the 1970s.
A novel by British-born author Malcolm Lowry is being published 70 years after its manuscript was thought to have been destroyed in a fire.
The delicate operation to remove a crossbow bolt from a dog's head "took just one minute", the RSPCA says.
Does a good cause justify little girls using bad language?
Egypt declares a three-month state of emergency in parts of the Sinai Peninsula after two attacks there killed at least 31 soldiers.
A British man has been confirmed dead in a US air strike on jihadist targets in Syria.
Russian former chess master turned politician, Garry Kasparov, says Russia's President Putin is a bigger threat than so-called Islamic State.
Many financial providers are failing to properly explain the protection shoppers have when something goes wrong with a credit card purchase, consumer group Which? suggests.
Plans to turn an area of ancient Staffordshire woodland mentioned in the Domesday Book into a quarry anger conservationists.
Scientists from Harvard Medical School have discovered a way of turning stem cells into killing machines to fight brain cancer.
Saturday's newspapers focus mainly on the row over the European Union's demand for an additional £1.7bn from the UK. There is also the tale of the woman who is allergic to Simon Cowell.
Picasso Museum in Paris reopens after a five-year renovation