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Controversial plans to end the need for evidence in Scottish criminal trials to come from two sources are delayed by the government.
A benefits cheat with a fear of open spaces is jailed for a year at Merthyr Crown court after being caught working as a tour guide in South America.
Rival Palestinian factions of Fatah and Hamas announce a reconciliation deal after a meeting in the Gaza Strip.
Jurors in the indecent assault trial of publicist Max Clifford are told they can return a majority verdict of nine to one.
The massacre of hundreds of civilians in South Sudan is an "abomination" and a betrayal of the people by their leaders, the White House says.
For centuries, gardeners have but shards of pottery - "crocks" - at the bottom of plant pots. Why?
Dorset Police are to delete photos of an abuse victim from a paedophile's laptop after previously saying it was "unlawful".
A teenage blogger with terminal cancer has raised £1m for charity after posting his final message to followers.
An emotional memorial service has taken place to remember the victims of the South Korean ferry disaster.
Seventh seed Judd Trump made heavy work of beating Tom Ford 10-8 in his first round World Championship match.
Two men and a woman appear in court charged in connection with an incident at a loyalist protest camp in north Belfast.
Man Utd would be Van Gaal's "dream job", Moyes compensation no more than £5m, Krul considers Newcastle future, plus more.
Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson tells the phone-hacking trial he did not "cover anything up" following the arrest of the paper's royal editor Clive Goodman in 2006.
Authorities in Australia are looking at material washed ashore to find out if it is related to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane.
Volunteers in the Ukraine have begun to make defence preparations amid fears the Ukrainian military is unable to match Russian forces.
Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has called on Western nations to address the role of religion in politics in the Middle East.
Manchester United are accused of unprofessionalism following the sacking of manager David Moyes.
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A court in Colombia rules that President Juan Manuel Santos should reinstate the ousted mayor of Bogota, Gustavo Petro, within 48 hours.
Parents of babies whose ashes were disposed of without their knowledge say they were "stunned" to learn a report into the scandal was handed over last week.