Iran condemns a decision by the US to seize a Manhattan high-rise belonging to a charitable foundation and sell proceeds to victims of attacks by Iran-backed militants.
Ronnie O'Sullivan progresses to the World Snooker Championship second round with a 10-4 victory over Robin Hull.
Dozens of people are killed in a cattle raid in a remote herders' camp in South Sudan's northern Warrap state, local officials say.
A driver has been talking about the moment her car caught fire - while in the middle of the lion enclosure at Longleat Safari Park.
Japan begins building a military radar station near the Senkaku islands, focus of a bitter territorial row with China, which calls them the Diaoyus.
Colombia announces its own ceremony to honour author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who was cremated in Mexico, where he lived for more than 30 years.
Bottom club Sunderland earn a stunning win at Chelsea that dents the Blues' title hopes and gives Liverpool a major boost.
World number two Novak Djokovic says he needs to let his injured wrist heal after losing to Roger Federer in Monte Carlo.
Thousands of Christian worshippers celebrate Easter's Holy Fire ceremony at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.
Cardiff claim what could yet prove a vital point in their fight against relegation against visitors Stoke.
Wilfried Bony's stoppage time penalty secures Swansea a late victory against Newcastle at St James' Park.
A man and woman and three children are rescued from a car seconds before it burst into flames after a Lake District crash.
Crystal Palace make sure of Premier League survival as Mile Jedinak's penalty secures a fifth straight top-flight win.
The Archbishop of York has baptised 16 people by immersing them in a large tank of water outside York Minster.
Hundreds of people stage a protest against badger culling in Gloucestershire.
Hamid Mir, one of Pakistan's best known television presenters, is injured in an attack by unidentified gunmen in the southern city of Karachi.
Roger Federer reaches his fourth Monte Carlo Masters final with victory over defending champion Novak Djokovic.
Peter Moores a good fit for new-look England
Two men are seriously injured in a crash involving a motorcycle and a truck towing a boat in Ceredigion, says the fire service.
The NUT conference is to hear calls for a campaign of industrial action and classroom walk-outs over pay and workload.