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Health experts argue the ban on smoking in indoor public spaces should be extended to cover outdoor spaces such as parks.
Actor and theatre director Kevin Spacey will be honoured with a special prize at this year's Olivier Awards.
Restoring former glories of an 18-storey railway station
BBC World Service economics correspondent Andrew Walker look as the impact on Asian countries of the falling price of oil.
Most Nato members are cutting defence spending - even with increasing tensions in Russia, writes Jonathan Beale
In 2016, the new government will have to decide whether to continue to invest in the Trident programme - and this could be a key issue in a hung Parliament, says the BBC's Mark Mardell.
How a disabled boy keeps up with his rugby peers
Domestic abuse football chant causes anger in Spain
Documents seized from Osama Bin Laden's compound are presented at the New York trial of a Pakistani man accused of bomb plots in the US and UK.
Remembering the man who invented the word dinosaur
The art looted by Britain and the man giving some of it back
Marigold Hotel stars happy to be back for sequel
Manager Arsene Wenger criticises Arsenal's defensive performance and mentality in a 3-1 Champions League loss to Monaco.
The Brit Awards celebrated a year of British music success in a star-studded show in London
US authorities arrest three foreign nationals living in New York who agents say tried to join the Islamic State in Syria.
The former president of Yemen, the poorest country in the Middle East, is suspected of amassing $30bn-$62bn in assets, UN investigators say.
The girl who gets gifts from crows in return for nuts and affection
A Labour call for a ban on MPs holding second jobs is defeated, following the latest cash-for-access scandal.
Terra Firma, the owner of Odeon and UCI, plans to put the cinema chain up for sale later this year for about £1bn.
BBC Sports Editor Dan Roan says the fall-out from a winter Qatar 2022 World Cup could tear football apart.