The father of the Japanese hostage apparently killed by Islamic State has said he is overwhelmed by grief.
Islamic State militants have said they will release the remaining Japanese hostage Kenji Goto if a prisoner called Sajida al Rishawi is released from jail in Jordan.
The Conservative Party chairman has dismissed Nigel Farage's claims against a UKIP defector as "absolute desperate stuff".
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A cruise ship carrying nearly 800 passengers listed for a time as it was hit by a fire on board.
A man has been questioned by police after travelling on the Beijing Metro with a watermelon on his head.
Former drug smuggler and author Howard Marks says he has been diagnosed with inoperable bowel cancer.
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