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Scotland's new first minister Nicola Sturgeon follows in the footsteps of pop stars Beyonce and Lady Gaga by appearing at Glasgow's Hydro arena.
Thousands of Catholic pilgrims are converging on Goa in India to see the relics of Saint Francis Xavier, a 16th Century Spanish missionary.
Premier League leaders Chelsea establish a seven-point lead as goals by Diego Costa and Eden Hazard see off 10-man West Brom.
DUP leader Peter Robinson tells his party's annual conference "the prize at a Westminster election has never been greater" than next May's poll.
Celtic make it five successive Premiership wins but are made to work hard for the victory over Dundee.
The widow of murdered aid worker Alan Henning tells a memorial service he was killed "for being what we should be, selfless and caring".
Non-emergency police and medical phone lines are now working, Vodafone says, after technical problems disrupted services for a number of hours.
Scotland run in five tries as they complete their autumn international series with victory against Tonga at Rugby Park.
Nico Rosberg takes pole position for the title-deciding Abu Dhabi GP following mistakes by championship leader Lewis Hamilton.
Family and friends of murdered aid worker Alan Henning attended a private service at Eccles Parish Church in Eccles, Greater Manchester.
The deadly Ebola outbreak is now "stable" in Guinea, the country where the latest crisis began, the World Health Organization says.
Details are released of a pilot which could lead to a new daily, pro-independence newspaper for Scotland.
Tesco and Waitrose are to change the way they display newspapers because of concerns that children are being exposed to sexualised content.
As Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg prepare for one final battle, Andrew Benson finds out how each driver may be feeling.
A 19-year-old man is arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of preparing for acts of terrorism, police say.
A billion pounds raised from banking fines in the UK should be spent on the NHS, Labour's shadow chancellor Ed Balls says in a speech.
The former prime minister of Portugal, Jose Socrates, has been arrested in Lisbon as part of an investigation into money-laundering and bribery.
Labour's former culture secretary Tessa Jowell says she plans to run for mayor of London in 2016 but will only formally declare her candidature after the general election.
Two Polish men who died after a balcony collapsed in west London on Friday are named as Tomasz Procko, 22, and Karol Szymanski, 29.
The 101 non-emergency number for police forces across Wales is restored following a technical fault.