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A ban on women driving their children to school issued by a Jewish education institution is "unacceptable", the Department for Education says.
More than 100 Croatian war veterans take refuge inside a church after police disrupt their anti-government sit-in in central Zagreb.
US economy contracts 0.7% after higher imports and lower investment taken into account.
Islamic State militants in Libya say they have seized the airport in Sirte, as the group continues to make advances in the country.
Government wants radio stations to play more Slovak songs.
Ceremonies are held to mark the 30th anniversary of the Heysel disaster which claimed the lives of 39 football fans.
A woman, whose brother was killed in a car accident, has met the man who was given his face in a pioneering transplant operation.
James Anderson becomes the first England bowler to take 400 Test wickets in the second Test against New Zealand.
A high-profile North Korean defector has warned the country is capable of severely dangerous cyber attacks.
Brazil's economy shrinks 0.2% in the first quarter of the year as droughts hold back growth.
India's economy grew 7.5% in the three months to March, above expectations and outpacing China's economic expansion for the second straight quarter.
How close is Virgin Galactic to sending paying customers into space, asks Mark Urban.
A bomb has exploded outside a Shia mosque in Saudi Arabia, killing at least four people.
Porn and adwarehave briefly taken over several web domains formerly owned by the FBI and used them to direct people to adware and malware sites.
UK Prime Minister David Cameron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel hold a news conference following face-to-face talks.
Greek bank deposits fall to their lowest level in more than 10 years as concerns persist over the country's debt burden and possible euro exit.
Serious Fraud Office says it is actively assessing "material in its possession" relating to Fifa corruption allegations
Encryption software that makes it hard to spy on what people do and say online is "essential" for free speech, says a UN report.
The Great Barrier Reef should not go on the world heritage danger list, according to a United Nations draft report.
A man from Calgary reported to be a committed creationist finds five fish fossils dating back 60 million years whilst digging a basement.