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A UK couple on their honeymoon, who are among Britons caught up in the Nepal quake, tell of seeing an "avalanche coming straight" for them on Everest.
South Africa expresses regret over Nigeria's decision to recall its ambassador to South Africa over a spate of attacks targeting foreigners.
Leigh Griffiths' hat-trick against Dundee United takes Celtic eight points clear at the top of the Premiership.
Paula Radcliffe says running the London Marathon competitively for a final time was an "amazing" experience.
Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge wins the men's London Marathon, with Tigist Tufa of Ethiopia victorious in the women's race.
Lucy Bronze is the only player from Liverpool's Women's Super League-winning squad to be selected in the WSL Team of the Year.
A Russian court jails three women for performing a twerking dance in front of a World War Two memorial and posting it online.
Author Harper Lee starts a non-profit company to produce a play of To Kill a Mockingbird in her hometown of Monroeville, after a dispute threatened to end the show.
Six Chelsea players are named in the Professional Footballers' Association Premier League Team of the Year.
Residents in the foothills of the Calbuco volcano in Chile survey the damage caused by its eruption.
Ghana is told by an international tribunal not to begin any new offshore drilling for oil in disputed waters with the Ivory Coast.
England's David Howell finishes second at the China Open as Wu Ashun wins his first European Tour title.
Thousands of people in Peru have attempted to break the Guinness World Record for the largest cajon ensemble.
David Weir loses out in a sprint finish to American Joshua George in the T53/54 wheelchair race at the London Marathon.
Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes is to adapt Anthony Trollope's Doctor Thorne - one of his favourite novels - for TV.
Ferdinand Piech, the chairman of VW, Europe's biggest carmaker, resigns after a power struggle with his chief executive.
Wladimir Klitschko says Tyson Fury is set to be his next challenger after the latest successful defence of his world titles.
Warner Music owner Len Blavatnik is Britain's richest man with a £13.17bn fortune, but the Queen has dropped out of the top 300 for the first time, according to the Sunday Times.
A protest march in Baltimore a week after Freddie Gray, a black man, died in police custody, turns violent with at least a dozen arrests.
President Obama has been poking fun at himself and his political friends and enemies at the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner.