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Mustafa Akinci sweeps to victory in North Cyprus' presidential elections after pledging renewed urgency in seeking a peace deal on the island.
Alan Shearer explains why Eden Hazard is a worthy winner of the PFA Player of the Year award and says other accolades await the Belgian.
Italy's custom and border force patrol the Mediterranean Sea to save people who are attempting to cross from North Africa into Europe in unsafe conditions.
SBS sports presenter Scott McIntyre is sacked for "disrespectful" tweets about Anzac Day, the Australian broadcaster says.
Scientists' camera traps offer a snapshot into the secret lives of wildlife inside the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone.
France's president warns that anti-Semitism and racism "are still here" on a commemorative visit to the site of France's only Nazi concentration camp.
Tent cities spring up in the Nepalese capital after Saturday's earthquake, which is now reported to have killed some 2,500 people.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says his team are not boring but suggests Arsenal are after failing to win the title since 2003-04.
American rapper Wiz Khalifa's See You Again, which features on the Fast & Furious 7 soundtrack, sets a new streaming record as it leads the singles chart for a second week.
Police confirm they are investigating after an incident during an election canvas in County Down was reported to them.
Ronnie O'Sullivan needs one frame to beat Matthew Stevens and move into the World Championship last eight.
Bayern Munich claim a third consecutive Bundesliga title courtesy of Wolfsburg's loss to Borussia Monchengladbach.
The BBC's Justin Rowlatt is in the middle of filming in Kathmandu when an aftershock hits.
Nick Clegg says he wants to remain Liberal Democrat leader "in all circumstances" after the election.
The body of Irish student Karen Buckley, who was murdered in Glasgow earlier this month, is brought home to County Cork.
Deutsche Bank reports a sharp fall in profits after setting aside €1.5bn to cover legal costs, days after being fined €2.3bn for rate rigging.
A man aiming to be the oldest Welsh person to reach the summit of Mount Everest is caught up in the Nepal earthquake.
Britain's Alistair Brownlee takes gold on his return from an ankle injury in the World Triathlon Series event in Cape Town.
At least two people die in violent protests in Burundi after the president announces he will seek a third term.
Britain's Mark Cavendish wins the first Tour of Turkey stage in a sprint finish for his seventh victory of the season.