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Spencer Kelly discovers how technology can ensure you don't have to be alone in a city full of strangers.
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett have been speaking to the BBC about their new collaboration
The chief executive of Russia's Vnukovo airport and his deputy resign after a plane crash this week that killed the head of France's Total, Christophe de Margerie.
BBC Radio 6 Music has won record audience figures, reaching almost two million listeners over the past three months, according to Rajar.
The funeral for murdered schoolgirl Alice Gross is taking place in west London.
Jeremy Hunt welcomes a report which says drastic change is needed if the NHS is to avoid an annual shortfall.
A 16-year-old boy is arrested after a 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped as she walked home in Cumbernauld, North Lanarkshire.
The family of a three-year-old girl who died after a house fire are demanding to know why an ambulance was not available to help her.
Staff working for the Caterham F1 team have been locked out of the firm's Oxfordshire site, the administrator confirms to the BBC.
Former Liverpool defender Mark Lawrenson describes Mario Balotelli's half-time shirt swap as "sheer madness".
How much will politicians spend to save the NHS?
Semesa Rokoduguni is electrifying for Bath and has the attributes to be the same for England, says BBC pundit Jeremy Guscott.
Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu has accused the Palestinian president of incitement, after an attack which killed a baby in Jerusalem.
Nato warplanes have intercepted a Russian spy plane over the Baltic Sea, the alliance says, amid heightened tensions between the West and Russia.
Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff joins Brisbane Heat for the Australian Big Bash T20.
Will the government’s tech plans for Northern England work?
Two episodes of 1960s TV comedy At Last The 1948 Show, which starred John Cleese and Graham Chapman before they formed Monty Python, are found.
Japan's new trade minister Yoichi Miyazawa is forced to defend himself after it emerged support staff spent office money at a sex club.
Pupils in Welsh-medium primary schools are less likely to underachieve in core subjects than those going to English schools, according to new figures comparing 11-year-olds.
Firefighters had to free 18-month-old Colin Lambert after the toddler climbed inside an arcade game in Maryville, Tennessee.