Twin blasts targeting police near a stadium in the heart of Istanbul kill 29 people and injure 166.
A church roof collapses in Uyo, south-eastern Nigeria, killing at least 60 people, reports say.
Files relating to the so-called Battle of Orgreave during the miners' strike of 1984 are expected to be made public next year, it is revealed.
Exxon Mobil's Rex Tillerson meets Donald Trump amid reports he will be secretary of state.
A blast has killed at least three people near the port of the Somali capital, Mogadishu, police say.
A 17-year-old boy is charged with the murder of two men who were stabbed at a travellers' camp.
Great Britain's Anthony Joshua retains his IBF world heavyweight title to set up a fight against Wladimir Klitschko in April.
At least 33 people are dead after a fuel tanker explodes on a road in Naivasha, Kenya.
A suicide bomber kills 45 troops and wounds 50 at an army base in Yemen, officials say.
Michael Gove admits his decision to back Leave in the EU referendum put "a significant strain" on he and his wife's friendship with David and Samantha Cameron.
Oil-producing countries that are not Opec members agree a global plan to cut output and boost price.
Budget cuts are "undermining the effectiveness" of fire services in England and Wales, the FBU says.
Ministers hope new schools for young offenders will direct youngsters towards jobs and education.
The moment a blast rocked Istanbul's Besiktas football stadium was caught on a club TV broadcast.
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Blasts near a stadium in Istanbul, Turkey, kill at 29 people and injure many others, reports say.
A couple saving for their own home have bought a house for asylum seekers instead.
The new European Council headquarters in Brussels, the Europa Building, has been unveiled.
Dylann Roof, the South Carolina man accused of shooting dead nine black church-goers last year, admitted the massacre in a police video shown to the jury.
The aid organisation MSF warns of an “untenable situation” for refugees in Serbia as winter approaches.
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Hull winger Robert Snodgrass apologises for winning a spot-kick in the 3-3 draw with Crystal Palace, admitting it "was never a penalty".
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