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Andy Murray: World number one beats Feliciano Lopez in Barcelona Open last 16

27 April 2017 - 7:04pm
Andy Murray is through to the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open after a 6-4 6-4 victory over Spain's Feliciano Lopez.

Boris Johnson's sister Rachel 'joins the Lib Dems'

27 April 2017 - 6:35pm
Rachel Johnson reportedly had talks about standing as an election candidate for the anti-Brexit party.

University fee increases pushed through

27 April 2017 - 6:31pm
Almost all universities in England can increase fees each year up to 2020, in a last minute deal to push through legislation.

Security warning after powder sent to MP and SNP offices

27 April 2017 - 6:27pm
Police issue a warning after "suspicious packages" sent to an MP, a council building and the SNP HQ.

Merkel's Brexit stance shows need for Tory poll win - May

27 April 2017 - 6:15pm
UK prime minister says Merkel's tough Brexit stance shows why her party needs to win election.

Masterchef viewers in pickle over chorizo pronunciation

27 April 2017 - 6:06pm
Masterchef viewers get heated on Twitter about the right way to say the spicy sausage.

Boy, 3, rescued from sinkhole on Exmouth Beach in Devon

27 April 2017 - 6:04pm
The child thought he was stepping into a puddle but sank up to his waist.

Fifa: French probe 2018 & 2022 World Cup bids

27 April 2017 - 6:03pm
French prosecutors are investigating the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups and have questioned former Fifa president Sepp Blatter.

Reality Check: How much does pensions triple-lock cost?

27 April 2017 - 5:56pm
How does the cost of the triple-lock compare with other ways of protecting pensions?

UKIP leader Nuttall to stand in election

27 April 2017 - 5:41pm
UKIP leader Paul Nuttall says he will stand at the general election without specifying in which seat.

Why do politicians keep repeating themselves?

27 April 2017 - 5:41pm
The Tories crammed 16 mentions of their election slogan into Prime Minister's Questions - does the tactic work?

Joey Barton: FA gave Burnley midfielder 'shortest possible ban'

27 April 2017 - 5:41pm
The FA says Joey Barton's 18-month suspension from all football activities is "the shortest possible" ban it could have imposed.

Marine A Alexander Blackman to be freed 'on Friday'

27 April 2017 - 5:22pm
Campaigners celebrate the imminent release of a marine jailed for killing a wounded Taliban fighter.

Elizabeth Hart-Browne cleared of murdering boyfriend

27 April 2017 - 5:15pm
The trial heard Elizabeth Hart-Browne cried "I have just killed the man I love" after stabbing Stephen Rayner.

World Championship 2017: Ding Junhui edges ahead of Mark Selby in semi-final

27 April 2017 - 5:11pm
Ding Junhui leads reigning champion Mark Selby 5-3 after an intriguing start to their World Championship semi-final.

Philippines police 'keep people hidden in secret cell'

27 April 2017 - 4:51pm
A tip-off led to the discovery of 11 undocumented prisoners in a room hidden behind a bookcase.

When you drop your drugs... in court

27 April 2017 - 4:35pm
An arrest warrant's out for a man who dropped a bag of drugs during a court appearance in Ohio.

Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes will use team orders in 'special circumstances'

27 April 2017 - 4:12pm
Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes will not impose team orders as a matter of course, but are aware they may be necessary this year.

Government bid to delay air pollution plan fails

27 April 2017 - 4:05pm
The UK Government has lost a court bid to delay publication of its air pollution strategy.

Trump 'backs down' in new short-term spending bill

27 April 2017 - 3:56pm
Congress is set to vote on a short-term spending bill to avert a government shutdown for one week.

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