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Seven injured in Koh Samui explosion

Fri, 2015-04-10 18:31
Seven people, including an Italian girl, are injured on the island of Koh Samui in Thailand after a vehicle explodes, local media report.

Hull theatre aims to stage revival

Fri, 2015-04-10 17:18
Battling to avoid the final curtain at Hull Truck theatre

Are these Britain's dullest photos?

Fri, 2015-04-10 17:17
The photographers trying to photograph every square kilometre of the British Isles

One man's experience of disability and anorexia

Fri, 2015-04-10 17:07
One man's experience of disability and anorexia

US: No more Latin America meddling

Fri, 2015-04-10 17:04
President Barack Obama says the days when the United States could meddle in Latin America are past, as a regional conference opens in Panama.

Phenomenal rounds needed - McIlroy

Fri, 2015-04-10 17:01
World number one Rory McIlroy says he would need to produce a 14-under-par weekend to have a chance of winning the Masters.

Could North Korea ever give up the bomb?

Fri, 2015-04-10 16:12
There seems little sign that North Korea is likely to give up its nuclear capability, says Stephen Evans.

VIDEO: Misty Copeland takes the lead

Fri, 2015-04-10 16:02
Why it's incredible to be a 'brown swan'

Man, 73, accused of mother's murder

Fri, 2015-04-10 16:01
A man is due to appear in court after the body of his 95-year-old mother was found at her home.

The hunt for the Saudi 'rubbish girl'

Fri, 2015-04-10 15:45
Thoughtless selfie leads to a happy ending

The theme park where all the staff have dwarfism

Fri, 2015-04-10 15:34
The theme park where all the staff have dwarfism

Malta bird hunting vote: Tradition and conservation clash

Fri, 2015-04-10 15:28
Passions are high over Malta bird-hunting vote

Health pledges and heist images

Fri, 2015-04-10 15:26
Election health pledges, images from the London diamond heist and a look ahead to a big sporting weekend make the front pages.

NHS funding pledge highlighted

Fri, 2015-04-10 15:21
The Lib Dems will be highlighting their Scottish NHS funding commitment as they join the Conservatives, SNP and Labour on the weekend campaign trail.

VIDEO: How to be a museum director

Fri, 2015-04-10 15:14
The BBC's Will Gompertz considers what it takes to be a great museum director.

Andy Murray set to wed in home town

Fri, 2015-04-10 15:08
Tennis star Andy Murray is to marry his long-time girlfriend Kim Sears in his home town of Dunblane.

McAvoy fund to help aspiring actors

Fri, 2015-04-10 15:01
X-Men star James McAvoy pledges £125,000 to help aspiring actors follow in his footsteps at Glasgow's Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS).

Labour offers one-to-one midwife care

Fri, 2015-04-10 14:40
Labour is pledging one-to-one midwife care for women during childbirth in England, as it confirms a promise to recruit 3,000 more midwives.

Man driving ambulance dies in crash

Fri, 2015-04-10 14:25
A man driving an ambulance - who police say was not an ambulance staff member - dies in a crash with a bus near York.

Fiennes completes desert marathon

Fri, 2015-04-10 13:33
Sir Ranulph Fiennes becomes the oldest Briton to finish the Marathon des Sables after running for six days.