Libya government hires a cruise ship for politicians to live on ahead of a no confidence vote in parliament.
Thieves make off with laptops and cameras after five burglaries in three weeks.
Foreign ministry map urges UAE tourists to avoid Piccadilly, Soho and Oxford Street.
The first drunk-driving Segway user is caught after Norway lifts its ban on the vehicles.
Police question over 1,000 people, apparently after a Chechen leader misplaces his phone.
Guards found mobiles, chargers and headphones inside but have not located a suspect.
A joke by Tim Vine is voted the funniest at this year's Edinburgh Fringe, making him the first comedian to win the accolade twice.
New Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi admits he is still finding his feet when it comes to playing the Time Lord in the latest series of the BBC One sci-fi show.
A US hotel chain has been criticised over plans to introduce robotic butlers to its workforce.
Will Self is suffering from consumption - no, not that kind
The great balloon riot of 1864
Who is the mysterious blonde woman cycling naked through the countryside?
Canadians set oyster-shucking record, opening 8,000 shells in an hour
Is your washing machine a data leak?
National campaign for every Armenian 'to write a Wiki entry'
The couple who've got the country talking about race
What sort of utopia do we predict now?
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- What are the main reasons men pay for sex?
- M25 closed after fire damages road
- 'Jihadi John' and fears for Gazza
- Man killed as car plunges into lake
- IS militants 'biggest threat' to US
- Teacher punched and swore at pupils
- Quiz of the week's news
- Zoella and Tyler Oakley for Radio 1
- Russia aid convoy moves into Ukraine