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Average household incomes are back to pre-crisis levels, but still more than 2% below their 2009-10 peak, according to research by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).
India's home minister promises an inquiry into how a TV crew was allowed to interview a death-row prisoner convicted over the Delhi 2012 gang rape and murder.
Police have until this afternoon to question two people suspected of murdering Bristol teenager Becky Watts.
The BBC has spent 29% less on stars earning more than £100,000 a year over the past five years, an independent review reveals.
Prince William visits an elephant sanctuary on the final day of his tour of China.
Two members of the Bali Nine Australian drug smuggling ring are moved to the Indonesian island where they and other foreigners face execution.
UK bank Standard Chartered reports a steep fall in full-year profits after a "tough year".
The number of old people killing themselves has fallen. Why?
UKIP will not adopt "arbitrary" immigration targets, Nigel Farage say, but adds net migration should return to "normality" of 20,000-50,000 a year.
A suspected methane gas blast at a coal mine in a rebel-held region of eastern Ukraine kills at least 30 people, officials say.
The highest paid university chief in the UK received a £623,000 salary and benefits package, new figures reveal.
A man is arrested on suspicion of the murder of a 15-year-old who was stabbed to death while riding a bicycle with his friends.
More Welsh voters think David Cameron would be a better prime minister than Ed Miliband, according to a new poll for BBC Wales.
England's Stuart Broad says he is yet to get over the mental scars of being hit in the face by a bouncer last year.
Police in Bristol discover body parts in the search for missing 16-year-old Becky Watts.
China's military budget will rise by about 10% in 2015, an official says, in another double-digit increase.
A major redevelopment of Cardiff central station and plans to electrify the north Wales main line are amongst Network Rail's ambitions for the next 30 years.
As the Iraqi army tries to dislodge Islamic State militants from Tikrit, Michael Knights looks at whether government troops and volunteer brigades are able take the bigger prize of Mosul.
A project to connect around 40,000 homes and businesses to the gas network will be formally launched in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, on Wednesday.
Tens of millions of pounds could have been saved if Northern Ireland GPs had prescribed lower cost drugs, according to a new report.