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Labour would launch an emergency recruitment drive to get 1,000 more nurses into training this year if they win the election, Ed Miliband will say.
Army supplies including hot sauce and chewing gum fall from a Chinook helicopter into a Cardiff field.
A lamb with five legs is born at a farm in mid Wales.
A teenager 'ruthlessly exploited' a young man in a plot to carry out a murder similar to that of Fusilier Lee Rigby, a court has heard.
Great Britain will take a team of 22 to the World Relay Championships in the Bahamas on 2 and 3 May.
A relaxed Lewis Hamilton remains dominant but Kimi Raikkonen & McLaren have upped their games, says the BBC's David Coulthard.
Labour leader Ed Miliband says Ed Balls "would make an excellent chancellor" should his party win the general election.
Watch a round-up of the best of the action from week three of the Women's Super League One.
Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman must sell his North Sea gas fields within six months, the UK orders.
The BBC's political editor, Nick Robinson, gives his assessment of the SNP election manifesto.
Ethiopia's Lelisa Desisa and Kenya's Caroline Rotich win the men's and women's races respectively at the Boston Marathon.
Clinton Cash alleges that Hillary Clinton granted favours to foreign interests. Is there substance behind what the New York Times calls the "most anticipated" book of the campaign so far?
Alastair Cook says England sometimes take James Anderson's bowling for granted, on the eve of the second Test against West Indies.
York, the lowest-ranked team in the competition, will travel to St Helens in the sixth round of the Challenge Cup.
A student dies after taking suspected diet pills bought online, police reveal.
Just how has Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe been named Football League manager of the decade after only six years in the job?
The Greek government asks public sector bodies to hand over any reserve cash to help it meet a payment due to the International Monetary Fund.
Labour leader Ed Miliband says Ed Balls "would make an excellent chancellor" if his party wins the general election.
A British couple believed to be en route to Syria with their four children are being held in Turkey, a government official tells the BBC.
Russia says its special forces have killed a North Caucasus jihadist leader in a shoot-out in Dagestan.