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HTC unveils a virtual reality headset as part of a tie-up with video games giant Valve, posing a threat to Facebook's Oculus.
Ireland remain on course for a Six Nations Grand Slam after a convincing 19-9 win over England in Dublin.
Goals from Olivier Giroud and Tomas Rosicky move Arsenal back to third place in the Premier League as they beat Everton.
The search for 16-year-old Becky Watts from Bristol is being intensified, according to police.
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu heads to Washington to argue his case against a nuclear deal with Iran, ahead of a controversial speech to Congress.
HTC reveals it is to sell a virtual reality headset featuring tracking technology developed by video games firm Valve.
Three countries are to trial a new method of tracking planes, which could help avoid incidents like the disappearance of flight MH370.
Fresh avalanches hit Afghanistan's Panjshir valley closing off areas already difficult to reach, local officials say, after the death of scores of people.
A punk band made up of men with learning disabilities is chosen to represent Finland at the Eurovision Song Contest.
Plaques featuring the union jack flag will be displayed on publicly-funded projects across the UK - but the SNP attacks the scheme as a "silly gimmick".
LG unveils a smartwatch that can make calls without being paired to a phone, while Huawei unveils its first Android Wear watch.
Philippe Coutinho scores the winner as Liverpool dent Manchester City's Premier League title bid with victory at Anfield.
Celtic move closer to the title as they end Aberdeen's unbeaten run and go six-points clear at the top of the table.
An ex-police officer and Chelsea fan involved in an alleged racist incident on the Paris Metro says he pushed a black man away from a train carriage "because it was too full".
Hundreds of South Sudanese boys have been kidnapped and forced to become child soldiers, the UN says, blaming a government-allied militia.
Pakistan fight back from a below-par batting display to beat Zimbabwe and keep their World Cup quarter-final hopes alive.
Incoming England and Wales Cricket Board chairman Colin Graves leaves the door open for an England return for Kevin Pietersen.
Politicians should be "tested" on their approach to immigration, the head of the Catholic church in England and Wales says, adding he is "dismayed" it is a big issue.
A police chief accuses the government of ignoring tougher penalties for some motoring offences in order to keep voters happy.
Plans to devolve even more power to Wales are not being blocked by Shadow Welsh Secretary Owen Smith, Labour insists.