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Paris attacks: Omar Ismail Mostefai identified as assailant

Hundreds of homes are under threat of flooding in two Cumbrian towns. An estimated 1,000 properties are at risk in Kendal and about 600 in Egremont after river levels rose. Overnight rain was not as heavy as expected said the Environment Agency, but 12 

The Duchess of Cornwall found herself in a playful tug of war with a little girl determined to hang onto her bunch of flowers. The duchess was offered a posy from 22-month-old Elizabeth Colquhoun, who then decided she wanted to keep the bouquet and 

The BBC has revealed the final design of the Micro Bit, a pocket-sized computer set to be given to about one million UK-based children in October. The device – which features a programmable array of red LED lights – includes 

Hundreds of homes are under threat of flooding in two Cumbrian towns. An estimated 1,000 properties are at risk in Kendal and about 600 in Egremont after river levels rose. Overnight rain was not as heavy as expected said the Environment Agency, but 12 

The five candidates for the 2015 BBC African Footballer of the Year have been revealed during a special live launch broadcast in Johannesburg, South Africa. Algeria's Yacine Brahimi, the 2014 winner, is on the shortlist along with Gabon's Pierre

BBC African Footballer of the Year: Voting open as shortlist named

If you (like us, and probably some Russian oligarchs) have been waiting anxiously to get your bespoke butt into the just-unveiled Bentley Bentayga SUV, the marque has provided an incredible instrument on which to count 

David Cameron has warned "we must be prepared for a number of British casualties" after nearly 130 people died in "brutal" attacks in Paris. The UK PM, who convened a Cobra emergency response committee meeting on Saturday, said Britain's terror threat 

More than £37m has been raised so far for BBC Children in Need, beating last year's total of £32.6m. One Direction, actress Dame Helen Mirren and Sherlock actor Martin Freeman were among the host of stars featured in Friday's fund-raising show.

The five candidates for the 2015 BBC African Footballer of the Year have been revealed during a special live launch broadcast in Johannesburg, South Africa. Algeria's Yacine Brahimi, the 2014 winner, is on the shortlist along with Gabon's Pierre

Paris attacks: What we know

BBC Northern Ireland's former business editor James Kerr was at the Stade de France football stadium when he heard "two or three small explosions". He said: "We thought [the explosions] sounded like someone had got some fireworks into the stadium.

Each year, Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba makes waves with Singles Day, the world's largest shopping event. Here are the numbers of the record-breaking day.

The BBC has revealed the final design of the Micro Bit, a pocket-sized computer set to be given to about one million UK-based children in October. The device – which features a programmable array of red LED lights – includes 

One Direction Covers Rihanna, 'Torn' & More for BBC's Live Lounge! (Video) Tons of artists have entered BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge to cover some of their favorite songs and now One Direction is the latest to give us a 

Weeks ago we received a teaser of Pharrell's upcoming collaboration with Billionaire Boys Club and adidas on the iconic Stan Smith. The shoes are apparently releasing tomorrow, and we now have a more detailed look at