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The competition to manufacture the next generation of Europe's most important series of weather satellites is won by Airbus Defence and Space.
Sir Dave Brailsford quits as performance director at British Cycling to focus on his role with Team Sky.
A man who tweeted an attempted jailbreak in Nigeria has disappeared - prompting the hashtag #FreeCiaxon.
Two Kenyan aid workers are found "lost and disorientated" in Somalia after being kidnapped by al-Shabab in 2011, the military says.