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The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall visit BBC radio teams in London's New Broadcasting House as part of a day to celebrate British radio.
At least 10 people are killed when a series of blasts hit a cinema in Peshawar, north-west Pakistan, the second such attack in a fortnight.
This year's Oscar nominees have gathered for the traditional family photo in Beverley Hills. Nominees Pharrell Williams and Matthew McConaughey spoke about the experience
An 81-year-old motorist driving the wrong way along the A14 at 50mph was stopped by police who put their car in the way of her vehicle.
A woman tells the Historical Abuse Inquiry how she was sexually abused by a nun when she was a young child.
China and Taiwan have held their first government-to-government talks since the end of the Chinese civil war in 1949.
Tidal Bay tops the weights for the Grand National at Aintree, ahead of 2011 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Long Run.
TV weather presenter Fred Talbot appears in court charged with the sexual abuse of schoolchildren between 1968 and 1983.
Coastal communities in Wales face being abandoned as rising sea levels mean the cost of maintaining defences can no longer be justified, BBC Wales can reveal.
A firefighter dies suddenly after collapsing at the scene of a fire in Lurgan, County Armagh.
A ban on smoking in cars carrying children in England will come into force before the next general election, which is due in 2015, No 10 sources say.
The Prime Minister warns it will "take time" to put things right after the severe flooding that has hit large parts of southern England and Wales.
The judicial authorities in Egypt say the trial of 20 journalists, including four foreigners, on terrorism charges will start next week.
Hollywood star Shirley Temple has died at the age of 85, her family has said.
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Actor Samuel L Jackson hauls up a US TV host after being mistaken for fellow star Laurence Fishburne.
Graeme Trudgill from the British Insurance Brokers Association discusses what people should do if they have been affected by flooding.
Police have arrested 26 suspected mafia members in the US and Italy in a joint operation targeting a new drug trafficking route.
A research project started by conservationist Sir Peter Scott, recording the unique faces of migratory swans visiting Slimbridge in Gloucestershire, is celebrating its 50th year.