The England and Wales Cricket Board and its managing director apologise to Kevin Pietersen following criticism of his attitude during the Ashes.
England earn a comfortable win against Peru in their World Cup warm-up match after an improved second-half display.
Illegal migrants' journey ends in Libya jail or morgue
A government commitment to re-house mentally-ill patients made in the wake of the Winterbourne View private hospital abuse scandal is to be missed.
Carl Froch is delighted with the publicity his title fight with George Groves at Wembley on Saturday has generated.
Pubs in Wales will be able to stay open late for England games during the World Cup.
A protester in Malawi dies in clashes with police trying to disperse an angry crowd demanding a recount of the last week's election.
A federal judge in Argentina summons Vice-President Amado Boudou to appear in court to defend himself in a corruption case.
Robert Tatler was attacked on the same day another man was killed by livestock on the same farm
A female freelance journalist working for the satellite news network al-Jazeera in Egypt is under arrest, the interior ministry says.
Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer both have to work hard for wins in the third round of the French Open.
Ukraine has paid part of its gas debt to Russia after talks between the two countries and the European Union, says the EU's Energy Commissioner.
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A northern Nigerian traditional leader, the emir of Gwoza, is shot dead after his convoy comes under from suspected Boko Haram militants.
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Leader of Thailand's military coup rules out elections for more than a year, to allow time for political reconciliation and reform.
Hassan al-Nouri, one of the men running in the presidential election in Syria, says he is "strong competitor to Assad".
Monaco's Prince Albert II and South African wife Princess Charlene are expecting their first baby
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