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The Turkish authorities lift a much-criticised ban on Twitter following a ruling by the constitutional court.
Sri Lanka reach the World Twenty20 final with a 27-run win over West Indies after a thunderstorm ends play early.
Culture Secretary Maria Miller apologises "unreservedly" to MPs for her handling of an inquiry that ordered her to repay £5,800 in expenses.
A jury found the 38-year-old, whose real name is Adidja Palmer, guilty for the death of an associate in March.
Man tells how Ebola devastated his family
Moscow is pressing Nato to explain its plans to enhance its military presence in Eastern Europe, following Russia's annexation of Crimea from Ukraine.
The US Embassy in the UK have told Newsbeat they are inviting celebrity chef Nigella Lawson to apply for a working visa after reports she was blocked from flying to States
Ukraine's special police were behind the killings of dozens of anti-government protesters in Kiev in February, an initial government inquiry finds.