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El Clasico takes place on Sunday with the world's best player angry and struggling for form. So why is Cristiano Ronaldo unhappy?
US security staff shoot a knife-wielding man at New Orleans international airport after he tried to storm a checkpoint.
New Zealand's Martin Guptill makes the highest score in a World Cup match by smashing 237 against West Indies.
The former Liberal leader Lord Steel has said "the most" Liberal Democrats would accept in another hung parliament is a confidence and supply deal.
A senior Liberal Democrat peer and former party leader has said there is "no mood" in the party to be part of a second coalition.
A Liberal Democrat peer resigns from his party's group in the House of Lords following allegations expected to be made in a Channel 4 Dispatches investigation.
Serena Williams withdraws from her semi-final against Simona Halep in Indian Wells because of a right knee injury.
The UN's International Day of Happiness is marked with a plea from Ban Ki-Moon for people to share a song which brings them joy, and an address from Pharrell Williams.
The foreign ministers of China, Japan and South Korea are set to meet for the first time in three years, amid territorial and diplomatic tensions.
The second run of the Large Hadron Collider is set to ramp up next week but beams will not go 'full circle' before Wednesday, say scientists at Cern.
Climate scientists at leading universities are joining forces to discuss the basis for a set of principles governing investment in fossil fuels.
Health campaigners says they are concerned by the delay in introducing a vaccine that protects against a deadly form of meningitis, called Men B.
Do the people of Nigeria believe Boko Haram can be beaten, or are some sceptical that the current government military offensive is all being done for political gain ahead of postponed elections, asks Chris Ewokor.
Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie will say that only his party can prevent a return to the "see-saw economics of the past".
Two Tunisians who rely on the tourism industry reflect on the effect the gun attacks could have on their livelihood.
A Royal Navy officer is fined £5,000 for forging the signature of an officer who complained against him.
Political donations are back in the news, with the "unmasking" of a Labour donor from a City hedge fund and fresh claims about Lib Dem funding.
Canada's Milos Raonic saves three match points to beat world number three Rafael Nadal in the last-eight at Indian Wells.
Watchmakers pushing the boundaries of a centuries-old craft
Will Gompertz considers the contributions of Kevin Spacey and Richard Attenborough towards making the arts for everyone.