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A court in Bahrain sentences three Shia Muslims to death for last year's bomb attack that killed three police and injured another 13, officials say.
The Public Prosecution Service says it is standing by its decision not to prosecute two people in connection with a toddler's "non-accidental" death.
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Centre Enrico Bacchin and winger Michele Visentin will make their Italy debuts among six changes to face Scotland.
A paratrooper who showed "complete disregard" for his own safety during a Taliban attack in Afghanistan is awarded the Victoria Cross.
Laurie Graham, whose husband suffers from dementia, says having a partner with the disease is "like having a child".
Israeli PM's judgment on the stance of Iran nuclear talks 'may not be correct', US Secretary of State John Kerry says, as a row with the US deepens.
Kevin De Bruyne open to Man Utd move, David De Gea feuds with Louis van Gaal, Remi Garde wants Newcastle job, plus more.
Washington DC becomes the latest place in the US to legalise the possession and use of small amounts of cannabis, stoking tensions with Congress.
Analysis of the row surrounding tax avoidance and HSBC, and news of Britain's newest Victoria Cross winner, are two of Thursday's top stories.
Afghanistan claim their first World Cup victory with a thrilling one-wicket win over Scotland with three balls to spare.
People using a mobile phones while driving may be more likely to be sending texts or using social media than making a phone call, the Department for Transport says.
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A North Korean shipping company has renamed and reflagged its vessels in an attempt to get around sanctions, a UN report says.
A leaked draft of what the European Union wants excluded from a new trade deal with the United States is obtained by the BBC.
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A Pakistani rape victim says she has been forced to seek justice after the rapists filmed and released the video of the act online.
David Cameron has described himself as fun and optimistic as he made a pitch to win over women voters.
Former Guatemalan President Alfonso Portillo is released from jail in the United States after serving a sentence for taking $2.5m in bribes.
Energy drinks should be banned for children under 16, according to the campaign and research group Action on Sugar.