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Lewis Hamilton dominates the Australian Grand Prix to get his world title defence off to the perfect start.
UKIP leader Nigel Farage says his party would do a post-general election deal with the Conservatives in exchange for an EU referendum in 2015.
Parliament in China endorses government plans to reduce the country's economic growth target by half a percent, to 7%.
Rules that mean parliamentary boundary reviews are on course to reduce the number of MPs from 650 to 600 must be reversed, a parliamentary group says.
West Indies all but secure a place in the World Cup quarter-finals with a six-wicket win over the United Arab Emirates.
Families are facing a "postcode lottery" when trying to get special educational needs help for their children, research by BBC 5live Investigates suggests.
About 2,000 people attend a funeral march for German woman Ivana Hoffmann who died fighting Islamic State militants in Syria.
A great-grandmother celebrates her 100th birthday by jumping out of a plane.
Two performances go ahead at Battersea Arts Centre, only a day after a fire ripped through the venue.
The Vatican says force may be necessary to stop attacks by Islamic State militants on Christians and other minorities in the Middle East.
Getting too little sleep in the week and having to make up at the weekend may contribute to obesity and type 2 diabetes, a study suggests.
A man whose body was found after an empty kayak was spotted in the Firth of Forth was an off-duty officer, Police Scotland say.
And other images of life from normally inaccessible Eritrea
Top EU diplomat Federica Mogherini announces a visit to Havana later this month in another sign of Cuba's growing ties with the West.
Campaign against Facebook emoji and other trends of the week
The overturning of a conviction for under-age sex raises the possibility of a return to frontline politics for Silvio Berlusconi, says Mark Duff.
A bus plunges off a cliff near the city of Joinville in southern Brazil, killing at least 32 people.
The Liberal Democrats are "here to stay", and will defy poor poll predictions in the general election, Nick Clegg will tell party supporters later.
Sneaking on to Onassis's yacht to catch him with Jackie Kennedy
Social care should be free to everyone at the end of life, a report by the Commons Health Committee which also calls for better recording of what people want in their final days says.