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Nigeria's fuel wholesalers say they have reached a deal with the government that should soon see the end of the crippling fuel crisis.
New British number two Aljaz Bedene loses 6-3 6-4 6-7 6-3 to Austria's Dominic Thiem in the French Open first round.
European champion Jo Pavey overcomes illness to win the Bupa London 10,000 while Andy Vernon triumphs in the men's race.
Reflections from a man who has visited every country in the world
The Grange Hill character who reflected a changing UK
One month after the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal, the country's finance minister calls for more direct aid funding.
Three famous ocean liners sail together in Liverpool for the first time to mark Cunard's 175th anniversary.
Thousands of football fans turn out to watch Chelsea's open-top victory parade after winning the Premier League.
Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson knew that the voicemail of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler had been hacked, his trial has heard.
The England and Wales Cricket Board is in exclusive discussions with a preferred candidate for the role of England coach.
Fierce clashes are reported in southern Yemen, as officials say UN-sponsored peace talks planned for later this week have been postponed.
Police searching for a man suspected of killing his six-year-old sister, his mother and her partner recover a weapon from the crime scene.
Spain's anti-austerity Podemos movement vows to win national polls this year after dramatic gains in Sunday's local and regional elections.
A dog found at the top of England's highest mountain is reunited with its owner.
A woman who made a fortune running a prostitution racket has agreed to hand back than £1m in crime profits.
Fourth seed Tomas Berdych eases into the second round of the French Open, but Spain's Feliciano Lopez is knocked out.
Police in Washington DC destroy a pressure cooker found inside a "suspicious" vehicle parked near the US Capitol.
A British man who attracted global support after "fat-shaming" images of him were posted online attends a party in his honour in Los Angeles.
A family whose image was used in a poster campaign by the group opposing gay marriage in the Republic of Ireland say they were "naive" about stock photography websites.
Beavers should be resident in Scotland says the National Trust as it announces its support for reintroduction projects.