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Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) is benefitting from the crisis in Yemen, but will it turn its attention once again to Western targets, asks Frank Gardner.
BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on The Vaccines singer Justin Young in the weekend Premier League games.
UKIP's candidate in a key general election seat is forced to apologise after she appeared to question the cost to the NHS of treating British people who are HIV positive.
Simon Cowell reveals he didn't try to talk Zayn Malik out of leaving One Direction and he knew for a while that Zayn was thinking about his future.
A union is considering industrial action over a Translink consultation on railway changes.
Somalia's government offers rewards for information leading to the capture of the top 11 commanders of the militant Islamist al-Shabab group.
Easyjet cancels hundreds of flights as a strike by French air traffic controllers continues.
A total of 138 candidates are contesting 18 Northern Ireland seats at Westminster in the general election on 7 May.
Kim and Khloe Kardashian have arrived in Armenia, where their ancestors on their father's side hail from.
Trident, name-calling and VAT on sanitary products dominated day 11 of campaigning.
The people with a passion for pylons
India freezes the bank accounts of Greenpeace, accusing it of breaking the country's tax laws and working against its economic interests.
Reanne Evans trails Ken Doherty 5-4 in qualifying as she bids to be the first woman to reach the World Championship proper.
A monument to a British colonialist has been removed in South Africa after protests. The BBC takes a look at other statues that have suffered a similar fate.
Albert Ebosse, the player who died after a match in Algeria last year, was murdered, according to his father.
Tim Sherwood says his time at Spurs was a success as he prepares for his first return to the club since his sacking.
China defends its construction of artificial islands in a disputed area of the South China Sea, saying it is needed to safeguard its sovereignty.
The state of the NHS is the "number one" election issue for voters, Welsh Secretary Stephen Crabb says, claiming Labour Welsh ministers had "stripped hundreds of millions of pounds" out of the service.
Some Palestinian factions in Syria's Yarmouk refugee camp agree to Syrian government action to combat IS militants, Palestinian officials say.
A man in his 40s is killed after a crash involving a van and a truck on a motorway in the Republic of Ireland.