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Focus on post-election power plans

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 23:58
Speculation about the preparations being drawn up by the political parties for potential post-election deals and policies attracts headlines.

Univision cancels Sabado Gigante

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 23:55
Television variety show Sabado Gigante, much loved among Hispanics in the US, is to end after 53 years, network Univision announces.

VIDEO: Week three of election campaigning

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 23:37
BBC News rounds up the third week of election campaigning.

Russian opposition parties to unite

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 23:29
The political party founded by murdered Russian dissident Boris Nemtsov says it will form a loose anti-Putin alliance ahead of 2016 elections.

Six things the SNP, Greens and Plaid have in common

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 23:24
An image of the leaders of the SNP, the Green Party and Plaid Cymru hugging went viral after Thursday's BBC debate. But what do their parties have in common?

VIDEO: Zebras crossing Brussels roads

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 23:12
Zebras went on the loose in Brussels but were soon captured

VIDEO: Does Branagh want to run the NT?

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 23:03
Will Gompertz meets Sir Kenneth Branagh to talk about the actor and director's new project - launching his own theatre company.

Farage to face BBC audience questions

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 22:34
UKIP's Nigel Farage will be among leaders to face audience questions in BBC regional election special broadcasts.

West Indies hold on to deny England

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 22:27
West Indies hold on to draw the first Test on the day James Anderson becomes England's leading Test wicket-taker.

The death and rebirth of Y264 TKP

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 22:02
There's no such thing as the scrapheap

Britain’s foreign policy calculations

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 22:01
China is keeping Britain on its toes in the global race to capture China's attention.

Norwich City 0-1 Middlesbrough

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 21:44
Middlesbrough move back to the top of the Championship table with an edgy win over fellow promotion-chasers Norwich.

UK sailors face Canada sex charge

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 21:21
Four members of the Royal Navy have been charged with sexual assault after an alleged incident in Nova Scotia, Canada's military police says.

Anderson: Story of a record-breaker

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 21:20
From his Burnley breakthrough to beating Sir Ian Botham, BBC Sport traces James Anderson's journey to the top.

VIDEO: Footage of US train track rescue

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 21:19
Footage of a man falling from a subway platform in Philadelphia in front of shocked passengers before being rescued by a passer-by, Charles Collins.

VIDEO: Glasgow vigil for murdered student

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 21:08
Hundreds of people have attended a candelit vigil in Glasgow for murdered student Karen Buckley.

Peaty sets breaststroke world record

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 21:07
Adam Peaty sets a world record in the 100m breaststroke on the penultimate night of the British Swimming Championships.

Boy injured at Newtownabbey school

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 21:03
A schoolboy is taken to hospital after an incident at Belfast High School at Jordanstown in Newtownabbey.

VIDEO: Falkland Islands oil sparks dispute

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 21:00
Argentina has started legal proceedings against three British and two US companies for drilling oil near the Falkland Islands.

Zebras roam free in Brussels

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 20:12
Zebras running through the streets of Brussels is only the latest "animals at large" story to hit the headlines.