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Andargachew “Andy” Tsege from London was seized at an airport in Yemen in June

British MPs to visit Ethiopia in bid to secure release of Andy Tsege

Mr Tsege has been held in solitary confinement for the past six months

Muslims have taken to Twitter to explain what they believe the Prophet Mohamed taught

Charlie Hebdo: #WhoIsMuhammad trending as Muslims discuss what the Prophet taught

Whether the Prophet should be depicted has been under fierce debate this week

Battle in cyberspace: Nato plans to help the West win the information war with Russia

Relations plummeted after Moscow annexed Crimea last year, and governments are worried that Kremlin-backed media could stir up unrest in other Russian communities

Supporters of Hosni Mubarak celebrate after a court in Cairo overturned his conviction in an embezzlement case

Hosni Mubarak could be released from detention following Egypt high court order

Suffering from ill health, Mr Mubarak has been serving his sentence in a military hospital in the upmarket Maadi district of Cairo

Faslane Naval Base on the Gare Loch in Scotland

MoD asks for American help in searching for Russian submarine near Scotland

Britain is lacking anti-submarine patrol aircraft

Palestinians to become ICC member in April, UN chief says

Move could open way for probe of Israel's military operation in Gaza

India's first transgender mayor wins election by over 4000 votes

Independent candidate Madhu Kinnar beat the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Mahaveer Guruji to become mayor of Raigarh

North Korea is furious at new US sanctions imposed in wake of Sony hack

North Korea rages against new US sanctions following Sony cyberattack

White House is accused of 'groundlessly stirring up bad blood'

A shell explodes in Kobani, just one of the fronts where IS fighters are engaged

War with Isis: The West is wrong again in its fight against terror

Barack Obama flippantly dismissed the militants as minor-league players last January. Is he any better informed now?
Louis Sarkozy and Léonard Trierweiler have attacked each other online over anything from their mothers to Trierweiler’s enrolment in a cookery course

Sons of Nicolas Sarkozy and Valerie Trierweiler trade insults in Twitter spat

Insults have been traded on anything from football to Trierweiler’s enrolment in a cookery course

President Abbas failed in his statehood bid for Palestine, but agreed to sign more than 20 international treaties

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas signs up to ICC, paving way for Israel war crimes probe

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu said the move would expose the Palestinians to prosecution over support for Hamas

Harshaka Fernando's family does not believe the official version of events

Maritime murders? Justice for the 2,000 sailors who go missing each year

Some jump ship for a new life in a foreign land, while hundreds more are believed to commit suicide – but a small proportion are killed during suspected inter-crew disputes

Pope Francis to issue climate change call to arms for world’s Catholics in measures that will anger Vatican conservatives

There are plenty of Bishops who remain sceptical about the impacts of global warming

Iraqi soldiers trained by the US were routed by IS’s smaller force

War with Isis: Despite billions spent on weapons, the US has not been able to counter the militants' gruesome tactics

The West needs more than a 'White Knight' if it wants to succeed
The London-based MNG Maritime’s armoury vessel MNG Resolution

Floating arsenals designed to protect shipping from pirates deemed unsafe

Report warns that vessels full of weapons for hire are 'a danger to regional stability'
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War with Isis: Iraq declares victory in the battle for Tikrit - but militants make make ominous advances in neighbouring Syria's capital

War with Isis

Iraq declares victory in the battle for Tikrit - but militants make make ominous advances in neighbouring Syria
Scientists develop mechanical spring-loaded leg brace to improve walking

A spring in your step?

Scientists develop mechanical leg brace to help take a load off
Peter Ackroyd on Alfred Hitchcock: How London shaped the director's art and obsessions

Peter Ackroyd on Alfred Hitchcock

Ackroyd has devoted his literary career to chronicling the capital and its characters. He tells John Walsh why he chose the master of suspense as his latest subject
Ryan Reynolds interview: The actor is branching out with Nazi art-theft drama Woman in Gold

Ryan Reynolds branches out in Woman in Gold

For every box-office smash in Ryan Reynolds' Hollywood career, there's always been a misconceived let-down. It's time for a rethink and a reboot, the actor tells James Mottram
Why Robin Williams safeguarded himself against a morbid trend in advertising

Stars safeguard against morbid advertising

As film-makers and advertisers make increasing posthumous use of celebrities' images, some stars are finding new ways of ensuring that they rest in peace
The UK horticulture industry is facing a skills crisis - but Great Dixter aims to change all that

UK horticulture industry facing skills crisis

Great Dixter manor house in East Sussex is encouraging people to work in the industry by offering three scholarships a year to students, as well as generous placements
Hack Circus aims to turn the rule-abiding approach of TED talks on its head

Hack Circus: Technology, art and learning

Hack Circus aims to turn the rule-abiding approach of TED talks on its head. Rhodri Marsden meets mistress of ceremonies Leila Johnston
Sevenoaks is split over much-delayed decision on controversial grammar school annexe

Sevenoaks split over grammar school annexe

If Weald of Kent Grammar School is given the go-ahead for an annexe in leafy Sevenoaks, it will be the first selective state school to open in 50 years
10 best compact cameras

A look through the lens: 10 best compact cameras

If your smartphone won’t quite cut it, it’s time to invest in a new portable gadget
Paul Scholes column: Ross Barkley played well against Italy but he must build on that. His time to step up and seize that England No 10 shirt is now

Paul Scholes column

Ross Barkley played well against Italy but he must build on that. His time to step up and seize that England No 10 shirt is now
Why Michael Carrick is still proving an enigma for England

Why Carrick is still proving an enigma for England

Manchester United's talented midfielder has played international football for almost 14 years yet, frustratingly, has won only 32 caps, says Sam Wallace
Tracey Neville: The netball coach who is just as busy as her brothers, Gary and Phil

Tracey Neville is just as busy as her brothers, Gary and Phil

The former player on how she is finding time to coach both Manchester Thunder in the Superleague and England in this year's World Cup
General Election 2015: The masterminds behind the scenes

The masterminds behind the election

How do you get your party leader to embrace a message and then stick to it? By employing these people
Machine Gun America: The amusement park where teenagers go to shoot a huge range of automatic weapons

Machine Gun America

The amusement park where teenagers go to shoot a huge range of automatic weapons
The ethics of pet food: Why are we are so selective in how we show animals our love?

The ethics of pet food

Why are we are so selective in how we show animals our love?