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Defending champion Wilson Kipsang and world record holder Dennis Kimetto will go head-to-head at Sunday's London Marathon.
A nightclub bouncer is found guilty of the manslaughter of a man who died more than two years after he felled him with a single punch.
The week's big numbers, visualised.
Police appeal for help in tracing an ex prisoner whom they have described as potentially dangerous.
South African-owned shops in Malawi stay closed after calls for a boycott from activists angered at recent xenophobic attacks.
At a ceremony marking its centenary, the Prince of Wales pays tribute to those who fought in Gallipoli, one of World War One's bloodiest campaigns.
Poland refuses entry to the pro-Kremlin biker group Night Wolves, saying it cannot ensure security for the gang on its WW2 commemorative ride.
Hartlepool fans set to dress up as Bob Marley for a game at Carlisle should avoid "blacking up", says Kick it Out.
A man appears in court for a second time charged with murdering Irish student Karen Buckley.
Saudi Arabia says a young man arrested for the murders of two police officers has confessed to acting on orders from the Islamic State jihadist group.
UK authorities are urged to tackle "anti-foreigner abuse" in the tabloid press after a Sun column refers to migrants as "cockroaches".
A man had been sentenced to six years in prison with a four-year extended license period, after threatening staff with an axe at a shop in County Durham.
A serial criminal who was brought to the ground by the owner of a County Durham shop during a failed axe raid is jailed for six years.
Images from the campaign trail: 24 April
Susan Condy from Cambridge trained as a teacher, but has struggled to find work since having a child.
A former professional triathlete reveals he overtook the elite field in the Boston Marathon so his daughters could see him on television.
The eruption of the Calbuco volcano in southern Chile is causing many international flights to be delayed or cancelled.
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
A mass immunisation programme to protect children against meningitis starts in Niger, as the death toll rises from 85 to 129.
Bayern Munich's Pep Guardiola will return to a very different Barcelona in the Champions League semis to the one he left.