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Kimi Raikkonen fastest in Russian GP practice

28 April 2017 - 10:35am
Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton struggled in first practice at the Russian Grand Prix as Kimi Raikkonen set the pace.

London mayor withdraws support for Garden Bridge

28 April 2017 - 10:18am
London Mayor Sadiq Khan tells the Garden Bridge Trust he cannot support the scheme.

Tottenham v Arsenal: Pick your combined north London derby XI

28 April 2017 - 10:03am
Tottenham can end 22 years of Arsenal supremacy in Sunday's derby - but how many Spurs players would get in your combined team?

Trump: I miss my old life

28 April 2017 - 9:55am
Donald Trump has spoken about what he misses about his life before he was president.

UK economic growth slows to 0.3%

28 April 2017 - 9:32am
UK economy grew by 0.3% in first quarter of 2017, according to official figures

UKIP leader Paul Nuttall denies 'war' with Muslims

28 April 2017 - 9:30am
He says the proposed burka ban would help "equality and integration" in Britain.

RBS reports first quarter profit as turnaround continues

28 April 2017 - 8:59am
The bank returns to profit in the first quarter of 2017 and says its cost-cutting plan is ahead of target.

Man found stabbed to death on Marylebone bus

28 April 2017 - 8:04am
The victim, in his 40s, was found just after midnight on a number 189 bus in central London.

Tour de Yorkshire 2017: Thomas Voeckler relishing title defence

28 April 2017 - 7:22am
Defending champion Thomas Voeckler is hoping to go out on a high as he continues to wind down his career at this weekend's Tour de Yorkshire.

Maria Sharapova wins again in Stuttgart but Johanna Konta is out

28 April 2017 - 7:19am
Maria Sharapova refuses to respond to criticism of her return from a doping ban as she reaches the Stuttgart Open quarter-finals.

Female Islamic clerics in Indonesia issue rare child marriage fatwa

28 April 2017 - 6:26am
Indonesia, a majority Muslim country, has among the highest number of child brides in the world.

BBC News Daily: Your morning briefing

28 April 2017 - 6:23am
Your morning briefing for 28 April 2017

Ice cream museum opens in Los Angeles

28 April 2017 - 6:03am
The tasty pop-up pop-art museum features a pool filled with 100m sprinkles.

UK drawing up post-Brexit sanctions plan

28 April 2017 - 5:21am
The powers to apply an asset freeze or trade embargo are due to disappear when Britain leaves the EU.

A charity providing sex services for disabled people

28 April 2017 - 4:35am
A charity in Taiwan has volunteers who provide sexual "help" for a small number of disabled people.

Gold Darth Vader mask goes on sale in Japan

28 April 2017 - 3:16am
The solid gold head has been valued at $1.4m (£1.1m).

Trump praises China's Xi over handling of North Korea

28 April 2017 - 2:55am
The US president said he believed China's leader was "trying very hard" to end the escalating crisis.

Man questioned after Westminster terror arrest

28 April 2017 - 2:53am
Armed police seized knives and arrested the 27-year-old in an "intelligence-led" operation.

Iran election: Six candidates, six facts

28 April 2017 - 2:16am
Get the lowdown on Iran's presidential election.

Russell Tovey: How divine intervention brought 'gay fantasia' role

28 April 2017 - 2:10am
Russell Tovey says his coveted role in gay stage epic Angels in America was part of his life long before he signed up to it.