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Masked men flank the coffin of former dissident republican Tommy Crossan who was murdered in west Belfast on Good Friday.
The number of older people in England needing care will "outstrip" the number of family members able to provide it by 2017, a think tank warns.
Three American medical staff are shot dead by a policeman guarding a hospital in the Afghan capital, Kabul, officials say.
Ukrainian commandos advance on the separatist stronghold of Sloviansk in eastern Ukraine as Russia's President Putin warns of "consequences".
Team Sky will be without Britons Sir Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome for the Giro d'Italia, which starts in Belfast on 9 May.
British counter-terrorism police chiefs make an unprecedented appeal to Muslim women to persuade their relatives against travelling to Syria to fight in the civil war.
Nick Clegg pledges to speak "loudly, passionately and unequivocally" against "isolationists" at the launch of the Liberal Democrat campaign for the European elections.
Kelly Fletcher explains the serious genetic condition Spinal Muscular Atrophy.
Supporters of Scottish independence question why the BBC has not resigned from the CBI over the business group's referendum stance.
A dozen previously unknown works created by Andy Warhol have been recovered from 30-year-old Amiga disks.
A cancer charity says it has received its largest ever individual donation after a teenager with terminal cancer raises more than £1.6m.
Argentina's congress approves $5bn (£3bn) of compensation for the Spanish oil firm Repsol over the expropriation of its share in the oil firm YPF.
Rangers are in a "fragile" financial state and would not survive a second administration, a club shareholder tells BBC Scotland.
Complaints about sound problems on BBC costume drama Jamaica Inn jump to almost 2,200 as the final instalment is screened.
Everton boss Roberto Martinez backs predecessor David Moyes to make a quick return to management.
Overall recorded crime in Wales fell by 3% in 2013, according to official figures.
Overall crime in England and Wales falls by 15% in 2013, an official survey shows - but there are signs of rises in certain categories, according to police figures.
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The Conservatives say they will not subsidise new onshore wind farms if they win the 2015 general election.
Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis pleads not guilty to a single charge of indecent assault against a woman in January 1995.