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Novice 'steered South Korea ferry'

The South Korean ferry that sank on Wednesday was steered by a ship's mate unfamiliar with the waters where the accident occurred, officials say.

Easter messages show Ukraine divide

Orthodox Easter messages from patriarchs in Kiev and Moscow reflect Ukraine's deep divide, as a tense stand-off continues in the east.

UN envoy and Israel in Easter row

The UN envoy to the Middle East accuses Israel of blocking his way to an Easter ceremony in Jerusalem, as Israel questions his judgement.

Charities chief warns of extremism

Islamic extremism is the "most deadly" threat to charities in England and Wales, says William Shawcross, chairman of the Charity Commission.

Archbishop to highlight suffering

The Archbishop of Canterbury is to highlight the suffering of people in conflicts around the world during his Easter Sunday sermon.

Mother tells of lion park ordeal

A mother tells of her family's lucky escape after their car caught fire in the lion enclosure at Longleat Safari Park.

Syria-held French journalists freed

Four French journalists held captive in Syria for months have been freed and are in "good health", says President Francois Hollande.

Japan to base troops near Senkakus

Japan begins building a military radar station near the Senkaku islands, focus of a bitter territorial row with China, which calls them the Diaoyus.

Teachers warn of CCTV intrusion

Teachers are warning that CCTV safety cameras are being misused by senior staff as a way of spying on lessons.

Easter deaths spark Brazil protests

Residents of a poor community near Rio de Janeiro torch vehicles in protest at the deaths of two young men in incidents involving the police.

Iran condemns US skyscraper seizure

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.

Colombia to honour Garcia Marquez

Colombia announces its own ceremony to honour author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who was cremated in Mexico, where he lived for more than 30 years.

A political sacking and Labour's NHS plan - papers

A newspaper investigation prompting a sacking by Downing Street, Labour's election plans and the latest in the alleged plot to "Islamise" schools all feature on Sunday's front pages.

VIDEO: Greek skies light up for Easter

Rival parishes on the Greek island of Chios have marked the evening before Orthodox Easter - by firing hundreds of rockets at each other's churches.

Rapper debuts album 23 years late

Manchester rapper MC Tunes' second album is to get its public debut, 23 years after it was due to be heard.

Chelsea 1-2 Sunderland

Bottom club Sunderland earn a stunning win at Chelsea that dents the Blues' title hopes and gives Liverpool a major boost.

China win is mine to lose - Hamilton

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton admits he starts Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix as strong favourite after qualifying on pole position.

Cardiff City 1-1 Stoke City

Cardiff claim what could yet prove a vital point in their fight against relegation against visitors Stoke.

O'Sullivan beats Hull to progress

Ronnie O'Sullivan progresses to the World Snooker Championship second round with a 10-4 victory over Robin Hull.

Cast-off Borini takes Liverpool to brink of glory

After Anfield flop Fabio Borini derails Chelsea, Liverpool will have only themselves to blame if they miss a first title in 24 years - Phil McNulty

'Rogue directors' crackdown planned

People convicted of commercial crimes overseas could be banned from running UK firms in an attempt to tackle "rogue directors", Business Secretary Vince Cable says.

VIDEO: UK could become 'nation of renters'

Almost half of Britons believe the UK will become a nation of renters within a generation, research suggests.

Labour hires Obama poll guru Axelrod

David Axelrod, the strategist who masterminded Barack Obama's presidential victories, will be a key adviser on Ed Miliband's 2015 general election campaign, the Labour Party says.

VIDEO: Hunt warns against school extremism

Tristram Hunt, Labour's shadow education secretary, has warned against religious extremism in schools.

Foreign doctors 'need tougher tests'

Tests taken by foreign doctors who want to work in the NHS should be made harder to pass to bring them in line with UK standards, a study says.

AUDIO: Man amputated hand to get 'reaction'

A man who suffered with chronic hand pain chopped the limb off so people "would listen."

Menopause 'worse' in too warm schools

High temperatures, poor ventilation and lack of drinking water in schools make the menopause particularly tough for teachers, the NUT conference hears.

VIDEO: Ex-terror chief heads 'Trojan horse' probe

An inquiry into allegations of a hard-line Islamist plot to take over 25 Birmingham schools is to be lead by the Met's former national head of counter terrorism, it has been announced.

German media boss criticises Google

In an open letter to Google's Eric Schmidt the boss of German publishing firm Axel Springer says it is afraid of the search giant.

VIDEO: Cyborg glasses mimic eye gestures

A Japanese researcher shows off glasses that display computer-generated eyes, which express emotions to save their wearer the effort.


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