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Seven people, including an Italian girl, are injured on the island of Koh Samui in Thailand after a vehicle explodes, local media report.
Battling to avoid the final curtain at Hull Truck theatre
The photographers trying to photograph every square kilometre of the British Isles
One man's experience of disability and anorexia
President Barack Obama says the days when the United States could meddle in Latin America are past, as a regional conference opens in Panama.
World number one Rory McIlroy says he would need to produce a 14-under-par weekend to have a chance of winning the Masters.
There seems little sign that North Korea is likely to give up its nuclear capability, says Stephen Evans.
Why it's incredible to be a 'brown swan'
A man is due to appear in court after the body of his 95-year-old mother was found at her home.
Thoughtless selfie leads to a happy ending
The theme park where all the staff have dwarfism
Passions are high over Malta bird-hunting vote
Election health pledges, images from the London diamond heist and a look ahead to a big sporting weekend make the front pages.
The Lib Dems will be highlighting their Scottish NHS funding commitment as they join the Conservatives, SNP and Labour on the weekend campaign trail.
The BBC's Will Gompertz considers what it takes to be a great museum director.
Tennis star Andy Murray is to marry his long-time girlfriend Kim Sears in his home town of Dunblane.
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 is pledging one-to-one midwife care for women during childbirth in England, as it confirms a promise to recruit 3,000 more midwives.
A man driving an ambulance - who police say was not an ambulance staff member - dies in a crash with a bus near York.
Sir Ranulph Fiennes becomes the oldest Briton to finish the Marathon des Sables after running for six days.