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Asian markets experienced mixed fortunes as investors reacted to the news that the anti-austerity Syriza party had won the Greek election.
Poland and Russia quarrel over Auschwitz liberation
Pakistan's desperate measures to protect schools
A hacker group attacks the official website of Malaysia Airlines, but the company says bookings and user data are not compromised.
Teachers at some schools in north-western Pakistan have been told they can take guns into school to protect students.
Eddie Redmayne and Downton Abbey are among the winners at the Screen Actors Guild awards.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott uses Australia Day to announce a knighthood for Prince Philip, sparking criticism from lawmakers.
A scheme allowing people to find out if their partner has a history of domestic violence has been used more than 1,300 times, police figures show.
Chinese property giant Dalian Wanda is set to invest $1bn (£667m) in a real estate development near Sydney Harbour.
President Obama and the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, say they have reached a long awaited breakthrough on issues holding up civil nuclear co-operation.
Andy Murray is ready for a partisan home crowd at his Australian Open quarter-final against Nick Kyrgios on Tuesday.
France's Le Pen family split over controversial anti-Muslim video
Pope Francis has released colourful balloons at a ceremony in St Peter's Square to symbolise peace.
How did Nigeria's Boko Haram become so strong?
US Air Force UFO secrets revealed
The Burmese government say investigations are continuing into the rape and murder of two teachers last week.
The anti-austerity Syriza party wins the Greek general election promising to renegotiate the country's bailout in a challenge to international creditors.
The 100-year-old camera that has captured readers' lives
The American who changed the way Sherlock Holmes looks
At least 18 people are killed in Egypt during street protests marking the fourth anniversary of the start of the 2011 uprising.