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- Singapore bids Lee Kuan Yew farewell
- Singapore is preparing to bid farewell to its founding father Lee Kuan Yew, with a funeral procession followed by a state funeral attended by world leaders.
- Nigeria voting extended to Sunday
- Elections in Nigeria, Africa's most populous nation, are extended to Sunday in some parts of the country after delays and a number of attacks.
- Briton's father in plea to airlines
- The father of a British man killed in the Alps air crash urges airlines to look after pilots "properly", saying the victims of the disaster should "never be forgotten".
- Yemen leader accuses 'Iran stooges'
- Yemen's president accuses Iran of destabilising his country, as Saudi Arabia vows to continue air strikes until Yemen is "stable and safe".
- Woman injured in Tunisia attack dies
- A Frenchwoman wounded in the attack on Tunisia's national museum dies of her injuries, bringing the total number killed to 22.
- Death threats against BBC boss probed
- Police investigate alleged death threats against BBC director general Tony Hall, reportedly made after Jeremy Clarkson was dropped from Top Gear.
- Iran nuclear talks 'enter endgame'
- Talks aimed at restricting Iran's nuclear programme in exchange for sanctions relief enter their final days, ahead of an end of March deadline.
- Guinea declares Ebola 'emergency'
- Guinean President Alpha Conde has declared a 45-day "health emergency" in five regions in the west and southwest of the Ebola-hit nation.
- Europol chief warns on encryption
- A European police chief says encrypted online communications are the biggest problem faced by security agencies tackling terrorism.
- Jihadists in Syria 'capture Idlib'
- Islamist militants capture the north-western Syrian city of Idlib for the first time, monitoring groups and jihadists say.
- Rescued Chilean miner loses home
- A Chilean miner who was trapped underground for 69 days in 2010 has lost his home in flash floods in the Atacama desert region.
- Spectator killed at Nurburgring race
- A spectator is killed in a crash involving British driver Jann Mardenborough during an endurance race at the Nurburgring.
- VIDEO: Alps rescuer: 'The scene was surreal'
- Jean Sebastien Beaud from the mountain police, who arrived at the French Alps site soon after the plane crash, describes the scene as "surreal".
- VIDEO: Does your pet have 'separation anxiety'?
- Vets are warning that a growing number of dogs and other pets are suffering from separation anxiety as peoples' working habits change.
- VIDEO: China warning over global warming
- The head of China's weather bureau warns that the country faces serious problems as a result of climate change.
- VIDEO: India 'looking strong' in World Cup
- India have looked very impressive in the cricket World Cup, and cricket columnist Ayaz Memon has been speaking to the BBC in Mumbai on their chances of winning the tournament.
- VIDEO: One-minute World News
- Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
- VIDEO: Yemen 'on the brink' of civil war
- The United Nations envoy to Yemen has warned that the country could slide into prolonged conflict like Iraq, Syria or Libya.
- VIDEO: Bringing a giant puppet eagle to life
- BBC News meets the makers of the giant puppets of Spanish Theatre Company Carros de Foc.
- VIDEO: Londonderry fire temple to peace
- A huge temple that overlooked Londonderry for the past week has been burnt down as a gesture of letting go of the past and looking to the future.
- VIDEO: New Orleans airport attacker dies
- A man who was shot by police as he tried to storm a checkpoint at New Orleans international airport on Friday dies from his injuries.
- VIDEO: Can we design for better living?
- Will Gompertz looks at some of the latest cutting edge designs shortlisted for the Designs of the Year award.
- Putin still in fashion 15 years on
- Fifteen years after his election, Vladimir Putin's popularity in Russia is undeniable, says the BBC's Sarah Rainsford in Moscow.
- Is it possible to end global poverty?
- The UN is expected to adopt the World Bank's ambitious target of ending extreme poverty by 2030. Could we really see the end of poverty within a generation?
- VIDEO: Nigeria elections: Key points
- It has been an eventful day for Nigeria, as the country votes in long-awaited presidential elections. BBC Africa looks back at the day's key developments.
- What is the point of the Large Hadron Collider?
- David Shukman explores the justifications for the £4bn 'atom smasher' buried under Geneva.
- Germanwings crash: Counting the cost
- Is the airline legally obliged to compensate the families of the victims for their loss?
- Graphene light bulb set for shops
- A light bulb made with graphene - said by its UK developers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year.
- VIDEO: Chocolatier creates giant Easter egg
- A chocolatier in Lincolnshire has created a seven-foot (2.1-metre) Easter egg, which he will sell in pieces to raise money for charity, the BBC's Jill Archbold reports.
- Apple boss criticises 'anti-gay' law
- Tim Cook criticises a 'religious freedom law' in the US state of Indiana, which it is argued could allow companies to discriminate against gay and lesbian customers.
- Silicon Valley firm wins bias case
- A California jury has found that a venture capital firm did not discriminate against a female employee in a closely watched case in Silicon Valley.
- Safari users win right to sue
- Google loses Court of Appeal bid to stop consumers having right to sue in UK over alleged misuse of privacy settings.
- Children on screens six hours a day
- A market research firm which has been collating the media habits of children for 20 years has published a comprehensive report on children's media habits.
- Corden hails US chat show reaction
- James Corden has talked of the "overwhelming" reaction to his US late night talk show, saying he had feared a "terrible onslaught" of criticism.
- Top Gear: Tymon 'won't press charges'
- Oisin Tymon, the Top Gear producer physically and verbally attacked by Jeremy Clarkson, tells police he does not want to press charges.
- Duo begin year-long space trip
- US astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko arrive for a 12-month tour of duty on the International Space Station.
- Greens ‘want 1% of GDP for science’
- A pledge by the Greens to double science funding contrasts with the statements offered by five other party leaders, answering a call to set out their policies on science.
- Office workers 'too sedentary'
- Office workers need to get up and move around more, according to a new campaign.
- Fitness linked to lower cancer risk
- Very fit men in their late 40s are less likely to get lung cancer and colorectal cancer than unfit men, a study in JAMA Oncology suggests.
- We can be best since 1958 - Coleman
- Chris Coleman tells his players to prove they are the strongest Wales team for 57 years by qualifying for Euro 2016 after a 3-0 win in Israel.
- Hamilton says Rosberg did not block
- Lewis Hamilton - who starts on pole in Malaysia - denies Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg deliberately blocked him during qualifying.
- The beast of the Danube
- The Danube salmon's last hunting grounds in Europe can be found in the Balkans - but a rash of dam-building poses a risk to its habitat.
- The men who uncovered Assyria
- Islamic State is destroying ancient cities excavated by three remarkable men in the middle of the 19th Century - among them the first Iraqi archaeologist.
- Couple marry in supermarket aisle
- A couple marry in the Easter egg aisle of the Cambridgeshire supermarket where they shared their first date.
- Nappy-wearing goat back with mum
- A nappy-wearing sickly kid goat nursed back to health is now behaving "like a proper goat, not a dog" her owner says.
- Kenya ministers suspended over graft
- Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta suspends four ministers and 12 other high-ranking officials after they were implicated in corrupt deals.
- Sri Lanka president's brother killed
- The youngest brother of Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena dies after being attacked with an axe.
- Knox and Sollecito cleared of murder
- Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito are acquitted by Italy's top appeals court of murdering British student Meredith Kercher in 2007 - the final ruling in the case.
- Brazil's economy grew 0.1% in 2014
- Brazil, the world's seventh largest economy, narrowly avoided contracting in 2014 with a growth rate of just 0.1% for the year.
- Israel to resume tax transfers to PA
- Israel is to stop withholding tax revenues collected on behalf of the Palestinian Authority, a move that has crippled the Palestinian economy.
- Apple boss 'to donate $800m fortune'
- Apple CEO Tim Cook says he will give away most of his $800m (£537m) fortune to good causes before he dies.
- Meningitis B vaccine deal agreed
- An agreement is reached with the drug manufacturer GSK to provide a vaccine for meningitis B for all babies in the UK, the health secretary says.
- Heads' threat to parents over gaming
- Head teachers in Cheshire warn parents they will report them to the authorities if they allow their children to play computer games rated for over-18s.
- Retailers call for review of rates
- Scottish retailers call for a "fundamental review" of business rates, ahead of a 2% rise which is due to come into effect on Wednesday.
- Man charged following slavery raids
- A man is charged with slavery and fraud offences following raids in Oxford.
- Your pictures: Docks
- Readers' photographs on the theme of docks.
- Week in pictures: 21-27 March 2015
- A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
- Kathmandu graffiti
- The walls of the Nepali capital come to life
- Day in pictures: 27 March 2015
- Images from around the world: 27 March
- In pictures: I'm not voting because...
- Denise Felkin's MA project
- Photos give insight into 1960s life
- A collection of 18,000 negatives of Wales
- In pictures: Alps plane search operation resumes
- A search and recovery operation resumes in the southern French Alps
- Day in pictures: 26 March 2015
- Images from around the world: 26 March
- Six seconds that shaped 1,500 songs
- The six-second solo that's been copied in 1,500 songs
- A very Singaporean send-off
- A very Singaporean farewell for Lee Kuan Yew
- The man admired by presidents and warlords
- The name admired by presidents and warlords
- VIDEO: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds
- Trends of the week in 60 seconds
- Chikungunya revives herbal remedies in Antigua
- Antigua sees revival of natural remedies
- Immigrants drawn back to California
- Yearning for San Francisco from Mexico's Yucatan
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