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Japanese videogame maker Nintendo makes its first annual operating profit in four years, beating its forecast as well as the market's.
Bids in excess of £5.5m are being sought for the former headquarters of the collapsed Caterham Formula 1 team.
The cows that queue up to milk themselves
An 18-year-old man is arrested in connection with a bomb in north Belfast.
Is the Spanish football season really over?
German electronics giant Siemens plans to cut 4,500 jobs - 1% of its global workforce - as it misses profit forecasts.
Could there be benefits to having a stutter?
Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza says he will not run for a fourth term, if his decade-long rule is extended in controversial polls scheduled for June.
Iran has released a cargo ship chartered by the Danish company Maersk that it seized in the Strait of Hormuz last week, state media report.
Hong Kong actor Jackie Chan, whose son was jailed on drug related charges, says he supports the death penalty for drug offenders.
The polls may close tonight in Britain's general election but there is another big vote happening to find out Britain's favourite bird.
Overworked, stressed and close to tears
The IMF says China should continue to provide "greater flexibility" in its exchange rate policy as the country continues to see slower economic growth.
Manny Pacquiao is expected to make a full recovery after successful surgery on his injured right shoulder.
The Afghan government launches a major counter-offensive against Taliban forces threatening the north-eastern provincial capital of Kunduz.
An airline pilot talks about the stresses pilots face, as the apparently deliberate crash of a Germanwings plane in March leads to calls for greater scrutiny of pilots' mental health.
Supermarket chain Morrisons reports a further fall in sales in the first trading update under new chief executive David Potts.
A man has died following an early morning collision between a car and a lorry on the A9 at Blair Atholl in Perthshire.
Telecoms group BT reports a 14% rise in pre-tax profit to £2.645bn for the year to the end of March.
Thousands of people are expected to gather today in Ireland and Liverpool to mark the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Lusitania.