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There is concern the Criminal Cases Review Commission is too cautious in referring suspected miscarriages of justice for appeal, says Joshua Rozenberg.
Nico Rosberg sets the pace in first practice at the Malaysian Grand Prix as Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton hits car trouble.
Politicians are urged to ensure human rights protections are stronger following the General Election.
Diarrhoea kills more than half a million children every year - with Pakistan, Nigeria and India having the highest death rates.
Yemen's President Hadi arrives in Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh, as a Saudi-led coalition continues air strikes against Shia Houthi rebels.
BBC News looks back at the highlights of David Cameron and Ed Miliband being questioned ahead of the general election.
Office workers need to get up and move around more, according to a new campaign.
A national body to investigate medical accidents in England should be established immediately, MPs say.
Very fit men in their late 40s are less likely to get lung cancer and colorectal cancer than unfit men, a study in JAMA Oncology suggests.
The co-pilot of the Germanwings flight, named as Andreas Lubitz, intentionally started the plane's descent before it crashed into the French Alps, officials say.
A team of experts says a mixture that included organic cat litter forced the closure of the only underground nuclear waste repository in the US.
Boris Johnson turns down a £220 million project to expand London City Airport.
The Queen unveils statues of herself and the Duke of Edinburgh at Canterbury Cathedral to mark her Diamond Jubilee.
A new report alleges that US drug enforcement agents attended sex parties funded by drug cartels while stationed overseas.
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Branagh goes back to basics for new Cinderella movie
Angola is an economic success story, writes Mary Harper - but also a land many inhabit in poverty, while a super-wealthy elite thrives.
What does your food shopping say about you?
As Ed Miliband says he is tough enough to run the country, will the image convince the public?
The shock that left a young KGB officer in fear of people power