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France and Australia have condemned the death penalty as executions for three of their nationals looms in Indonesia.
Distraught family members of two Australian drug smugglers are mobbed by reporters as they arrive in Indonesia ahead of expected executions.
The Vatican Science Academy will urge Christians to take action on climate change because it threatens the world's poor.
Russia shows off a new-generation tank called Armata T-14 ahead of World War Two Victory Day celebrations on 9 May.
Eight million people were affected by the Nepal earthquake and 1.4m are in need of food aid, the UN says, as the death toll tops 4,000.
Thousands race to replaster a massive mosque in a day
An RAF flight carrying UK aid and British army troops, including Gurkhas, is flying to Nepal, where many British and Irish nationals are missing.
Why are people in Hong Kong protesting against proposed electoral changes?
The mothers being criminalised in El Salvador
Picturing North America through its railways and coasts
One teen's guide to having fun on the bread line
The moment the Nepali earthquake hit my home
The short but surprising career of the Bombshell Bandit
Why Americans are so unpopular on this tiny Japanese island
Queuing for the journey from Italy to Tunisia
Labour Party activists believe they have grounds for optimism in key marginal seats, Laura Kuenssberg writes.
Plans to freeze senior teachers' pay "arbitrarily discriminate" against school leaders, according to the head teachers' union ASCL.
The sole political prisoner to survive a notorious torture centre in Brazil, whose testimony exposed abuses there, dies aged 72.
The unit pioneering a different way of dealing with alcoholics
How difficult is it to memorise 42 minutes of music?