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Independent unionist David McClarty is described as a "talented raconteur" during his funeral service in County Londonderry.
Ministers want to give energy firms the right to run shale gas pipes under private land to kick-start fracking.
Airbnb, the website that lets people rent their homes to holidaymakers, is to appear at the Supreme Court in New York.
Eighteen men are suing the University of Wales Trinity Saint David over alleged sex discrimination.
Huge murals in Dumfries and Galloway
A leading British naturalist accuses Malta of failing to prevent large-scale illegal shooting of migratory birds by hunters.
Former TV-am host Nick Owen says viewers are alienated by reports of presenters' high salaries, as Susanna Reid prepares to launch Good Morning Britain on ITV.
Three top managers from Caerphilly council appear in court following a police investigation into pay rises given to senior staff.
The aerial search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight is halted by bad weather as the Bluefin submarine continues to scour the sea floor.
Wildlife expert Chris Packham and Sergei Golovkin from Malta's Wild Birds Regulation Unit discuss the number of illegal bird hunters operating in Malta.
Paul Farbrace is close to being named England's new assistant coach after quitting his role as boss of Sri Lanka.
After talks with the trade unions, Bolivia's President, Evo Morales agrees to raise the minimum wage of private and public sector workers by 20%.
Rebels in South Sudan deny a UN report that they killed hundreds of civilians after taking control of the oil hub, Bentiu, last week.
Lance Armstrong's former cycling team manager, Johan Bruyneel, is banned for 10 years for his involvement in doping.
As Saudi Arabia dismisses its health minister, the Mers virus death toll continues to rise.
Actress Meryl Streep has been honoured by the New York theatre where she began her career.
Chelsea grateful to avoid Bayern Munich and Real Madrid in the Champions League, but should not underestimate Atletico Madrid
Chief operating officer of Facebook Sheryl Sandberg has been speaking to business executives from the UK and Ireland in Dublin.
Two men are arrested after thousands of litres of diesel, believed to have been stolen from an Esso pipeline, are discovered by police.
Ben Wright reports on how a lack of transparency in the European Parliament's allowances system leaves it open to abuse by members.