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Author, critic and broadcaster Clive James is to be honoured at the British Academy Television Awards in London later.
Olympic champion and Tour de France winner Sir Bradley Wiggins reflects on his life and career on Desert Island Discs.
Several people have been killed in a shooting in the Swiss town of Wuerenlingen, north-west of Zurich, police say.
A national service of thanksgiving will take place in Cardiff as weekend of Victory in Europe Day commemorations continue.
Actress Jane Horrocks is overcome with emotion at a VE Day concert as she reads from the final letter of a dead WW2 soldier to his mother.
A former Labour adviser blames the party's disappointing election results in Wales on a Labour Welsh government which can seem "detached from reality".
One person has died and a number of others are missing after tornadoes, heavy winds and hail storms caused widespread damage in several American states.
Police in Macedonia are continuing to search a town close to the border with Kosovo following a day of clashes with unidentified gunmen that left five policemen dead.
A thousand veterans are attending a service of thanksgiving at Westminster Abbey on Sunday to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two in Europe.
CCTV cameras that were installed in Johannesburg many years ago are beginning to show some positive results.
Poland votes for a new head of state, with President Bronislaw Komorowski hoping to win a second term in office.