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Rocket fired from Gaza hits Israel

Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip have fired a rocket into southern Israel, the Israeli military says, hours after six Palestinians were shot dead.

Still Europe's last dictator?

Once dubbed "Europe's last dictator", Belarusian president, Alexander Lukashenko, is set to be re-elected for the fifth consecutive time.

Week in pictures

A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.

The reward for 'whale watching' on Mars

When scientists first saw Whale Rock in images returned from Nasa's Curiosity rover on Mars, they really weren't sure what to make of it. Since then it's become the linchpin in a story about water on early Mars.

NHS '£1bn in the red' and 'Viagra baby'

The financial situation of the NHS in England, which has reported a £930m deficit in the first three months of the year, and the use of Viagra to treat an unborn baby make Saturday's front pages.