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The euro recovers from hitting an 11-year low against the dollar as investors digest what Syriza's Greek election victory means for the eurozone's future.
The Church of England will consecrate its first female bishop, Reverend Libby Lane, in a ceremony at York Minster later.
The Church of England is consecrating its first female bishop at a ceremony at York Minster
President Barack Obama begins the second day of his visit to India by becoming the first US head of state to attend the Republic Day parade.
The Conservatives will make the case for lower taxes at the election with "every bone in our body", David Cameron will say.
The far-left Syriza party joins hands with the right-wing Greek Independents to form an anti-austerity governing coalition in Greece.
Top seed Serena Williams fights back against Garbine Muguruza to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals.
Statistics linked to the setting up of average speed cameras on the A9 are expected to be released later.
Nigeria's military repels a new assault by militant Islamist group Boko Haram on the key north-eastern city of Maiduguri, an army source tells the BBC.
Eddie Redmayne wins best actor at the Screen Actor's Guild awards while Birdman and Downton Abbey win ensemble awards.
Dozens of police commandos are killed as they storm a village controlled by Islamist rebels in Maguindanao province, southern Philippines, say officials.
The two sons of Hosni Mubarak are released from jail, a day after the fourth anniversary of the uprising that ousted the former Egyptian president.
A 33-year-old Birmingham man accused of murdering two pensioners is found hanged in his prison cell, police say.
A scheme allowing people to find out if their partner has a history of domestic violence has been used more than 1,300 times, police figures show.
Plans for a new £75m women's prison in the west of Scotland have been scrapped, the Scottish government confirms.
Energy company SSE says it is cutting its domestic gas prices by 4.1% from 30 April, saving the average household £28 a year.
Over a third of children in care who have siblings are having to live apart from any of them, suggests research by a children's charity.
David Cameron is setting out the Conservative Party's third manifesto theme, a Britain that rewards work
England and India will meet for a place in the tri-series final after Australia's game against India was washed out.
Pop star Kylie Minogue will headline the third and final night of the British Summer Time festival at Hyde Park in June.