BBC News 26 January 2015 Last updated at 16:22

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Radical left takes power in Greece

The head of Greece's far-left Syriza party, Alexis Tsipras, is sworn in as prime minister and is set to lead an anti-austerity coalition.

Bishop Libby Lane and the Archbishop of CanterburyFirst female bishop consecrated

The Church of England has consecrated its first female bishop, the Reverend Libby Lane, in a ceremony at York Minster.

Demis Roussos on Top of the Pops in 1976Greek singer Demis Roussos dies

Greek singer Demis Roussos, who sold more than 60 million albums worldwide, has died aged 68, an Athens hospital confirms to the BBC.

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