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Fernando Alonso is closer to an F1 return at the Malaysian Grand Prix next weekend after having medical tests.
The head of China's weather bureau warns that the country faces serious problems as a result of climate change.
A Polish stunt cyclist sets a new record for the most stairs climbed on a bicycle.
Sam Smith and John Legend top the UK singles chart for a second week with duet Lay Me Down, this year's official Comic Relief song.
A Conservative election candidate suspended by his party has said he did not seek a 'fake' English Defence League march to win votes.
After the Bardo museum attack, Tunisia now faces a real test of its transition to democracy since the start of the Arab Spring.
King Richard III's remains are returned to Leicester for his reburial following a tour of various landmarks across the county.
A Tory election candidate suspended by his party tells the BBC he did not seek a "fake" English Defence League march to help win votes.
Aaron Lennon scores his first goal for Everton as they beat spirited hosts QPR to ease their relegation worries.
Loic Remy's late winner extends Chelsea's Premier League lead over Manchester City to six points.
The welfare of animals, including owls, at a Warner Bros Harry Potter studio tour is to be reviewed after concerns about their treatment.
Police investigating historical child abuse claims are handed fresh claims relating to late Labour MP Leo Abse and ex-Commons speaker George Thomas.
A 100,000-tonne US aircraft carrier carrying over 5,000 sailors arrives in the Solent.
Anti-UKIP protesters invade a pub in south London where the party leader is having lunch with his family.
Two veteran RAF glider pilots return to the "cockpit" at a museum in Gloucestershire to mark the 70th anniversary of Operation Varsity.
A son of Viktor Yanukovych reportedly drowns in Lake Baikal in Russia - the latest in a series of deaths of people close to Ukraine's ex-president.
Hearts "congratulate everyone connected with the club" after securing the Scottish Championship title.
Representatives of European far-right parties hold a forum in St Petersburg organised by a pro-Kremlin grouping, with a protest outside broken up.
Belfast-born actor and director Sir Kenneth Branagh speaks out against cuts to the arts in Northern Ireland.
Steven Gerrard is sent off 38 seconds after coming on as a half-time substitute as Manchester United beat Liverpool.