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Tens of thousands of people march in London, Glasgow and Belfast, calling for pay increases and an end to austerity measures.
More than 600 people attend a memorial service for David Haines, a British aid worker who was killed by Islamist militants in Syria last month.
Southampton record their biggest ever victory in the Premier League as Sunderland score two own goals at St Mary's.
Iraqi MPs approve new defence and interior ministers after weeks of delay, completing a unity cabinet as the government battles IS militants.
A teacher says he is facing financial ruin after Vodafone insisted he pay a £15,000 bill run up when thieves stole his mobile phone in Barcelona.
Danny Welbeck's goal denies Hull victory and ensures Arsenal avoid equalling their worst start to a season under Arsene Wenger.
Glasgow Warriors open their European Champions Cup campaign in style, running in five tries against Bath at Scotstoun.
Paris 'sex toy' sculpture sabotaged
Two teenagers are airlifted to hospital for treatment after getting into difficulty in waters off a Peterhead beach.
Irish prime minister (Taoiseach) Enda Kenny says he is happy to meet a west Belfast woman who claims republicans were involved in a cover-up of sexual abuse.
The Royal National Mod, which has ended in Inverness, has been hailed a "huge success" by its hosts.
Thousands of red cards are handed out to Bristol Rovers fans in a bid to show the club is not racist following claims an opposition player was abused.
Snowstorms and avalanches are now known to have killed 39 trekkers on a popular Nepali route in the Himalayas, after a fourth day of searches.
The brother of murdered aid worker David Haines calls for communities to come closer together to "fight evil".
A 16-year-old boy who was arrested in connection with a fatal crash in south Belfast on Thursday night is released on bail.
BBC Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson says he will have points on his licence for the first time in 30 years after he was caught speeding.
Australia coach Ewen McKenzie quits after the 29-28 defeat by New Zealand in Brisbane, 11 months before the World Cup.
Four goals from Sergio Aguero give Manchester City a 4-1 win over Spurs in an eventful match that features four penalties.
Britain's Andy Murray beats Serb Viktor Troicki 6-4 6-3 to reach the final of the Vienna Open in Austria.
Barack Obama rules out imposing a travel ban on Ebola-affected regions of West Africa, and urges Americans not to give in to "hysteria" over the disease.