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Egypt declares a three-month state of emergency in parts of the Sinai Peninsula after two attacks there killed at least 31 soldiers.
A British man has been confirmed dead in a US air strike on jihadist targets in Syria.
Russian former chess master turned politician, Garry Kasparov, says Russia's President Putin is a bigger threat than so-called Islamic State.
Many financial providers are failing to properly explain the protection shoppers have when something goes wrong with a credit card purchase, consumer group Which? suggests.
Plans to turn an area of ancient Staffordshire woodland mentioned in the Domesday Book into a quarry anger conservationists.
Scientists from Harvard Medical School have discovered a way of turning stem cells into killing machines to fight brain cancer.
Saturday's newspapers focus mainly on the row over the European Union's demand for an additional £1.7bn from the UK. There is also the tale of the woman who is allergic to Simon Cowell.
Picasso Museum in Paris reopens after a five-year renovation
BBC News speaks to the creators of Smarpshare, who want employees to become brand ambassadors for their firms.
Paris's world-renowned Picasso museum is reopening after being closed for five years.
Ted Bishop, president of the PGA of America, is sacked after calling Ian Poulter a 'little girl' on social media.
The furnace-like island that may have inspired an English idiom.
Have Jedis created a new 'religion'?
Better protection is needed for consumers buying used cars, says a commission studying the high level of complaints against the sector.
The cost of getting a driving licence is being cut following a recent public consultation, the government says.
Google executive Alan Eustace breaks the world altitude record for a parachute jump set two years ago by Felix Baumgartner.
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says he had little to do with the success Chelsea's Jose Mourinho has had as a manager.
How to keep the tax man at bay when you pass it on
Authorities in Virginia identify the remains of a British-born university student who disappeared last month after a night out with friends.
David Kilcoyne scores the only try as Munster defeat last year's beaten finalists to top European Rugby Champions Cup Pool 1.