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The man behind India's iconic cartoon
Manchester United forward Robin van Persie says he will do everything he can to improve his goalscoring form.
A closer look at the Greek elections and what the result means for the country.
Former weatherman Fred Talbot told a 15-year-old boy he would be "happy to oblige" if he wanted to experiment sexually with other men.
Islamic State militants completely expelled from Syrian border town of Kobane, activists and Kurdish fighters say.
Some of the more surprising elements of the career of the late Demis Roussos
US embassy in Yemen closes to the public because of ongoing security concerns.
Mattel removes chief executive as Barbie falls out of favour, sending sales in the crucial Christmas season down 6%.
A Sicilian town is offering reductions in rubbish-disposal fees if people give a dog a home.
Famous Indian cartoonist RK Laxman has died in hospital aged 94, Indian media reports say.
David Cameron says there is a "economic, moral and practical" case for lower taxes as the economic recovery continues.
The website for Malaysia Airlines was rendered inaccessible thanks to a cyber-attack. But how did it happen? BBC technology reporter Dave Lee explains.
BBC drone video from January 2015 shows what remains of Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Church of England's first female bishop
The US Secret Service is reported to have recovered a small drone from the grounds of the White House, but the presidency plays down the incident.
Dorit Oliver-Wolff talks to BBC Inside Out about her extraordinary journey from Holocaust survivor to German pop star.
Striking images from around the world in the past 24 hours
Real Madrid complete a deal to sign Lucas Silva from Brazilian club Cruzeiro for a reported fee of £9.7m.
The militia group which abducted Central African Republic's sports minister demands the release of its detained commander, an official says.
President Barack Obama is to propose setting aside the majority of Alaska's national wildlife refuge as a wilderness area.