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31 /hr. Pictured: RAF Jets Intercept Russian Bombers

Photos taken in the cockpit of a Typhoon fighter jet show the moment two Russian planes were chased away from British airspace. - 6 minutes, 46 seconds

31 /hr. Lupita's elevation to 'Most Beautiful' distracts from the lack of racial progress

Nyle Fort: How can we celebrate Lupita's body at the same time that black bodies are over-incarcerated and concentrated into poverty? - 7 minutes, 49 seconds

49 /hr. Ukip member in election broadcast suspended over racist tweets

Andre Lampitt said Ed Miliband 'not a real Brit', 'most Nigerians are bad people' and Islam is an 'evil organisation' - 8 minutes, 53 seconds

28 /hr. Corrie star denies drink-driving

Coronation Street actress Barbara Knox, who plays Rita Tanner in the ITV soap opera, denies a drinking and driving charge in court. - 29 minutes, 29 seconds

31 /hr. Ramires banned for four matches

Chelsea midfielder accepts the Football Association's charge of violent conduct for fracas in defeat to Sunderland. - 39 minutes, 28 seconds

87 /hr. Mother charged with three murders

A mother is charged with murdering three of her children who were found dead at a house in south-west London. - 59 minutes, 22 seconds

56 /hr. Ukip posterboy suspended after claiming 'Miliband not British' - Telegraph

Andre Lampitt, star of Ukip party broadcast, described Islam as evil and said Ed Miliband is "not British" - 1 hour, 13 minutes

194 /hr. Kim Jong-un besieged by crying female soldiers as he visits their unit

The North Korean leader impressed the ladies as he visited their artillery unit in the province of Kangwon, located near the border to South Korea. - 1 hour, 14 minutes

72 /hr. What the UK would look like if all separatists got their way

First Scotland, now even the UK relationship with Cornwall looks a bit iffy. Channel 4 News imagines what the UK might look like if various independence movements, big and small, got their way. - 1 hour, 18 minutes

41 /hr. Robber caught out by his 'prominent chin' - Telegraph

Robber who held up a bookmakers at gunpoint is jailed after police view CCTV and identify him by his large chin - 1 hour, 44 minutes

48 /hr. Dying Teen Cheered By 'Phenomenal' Donations

Cancer sufferer Stephen Sutton, who says he is taking things "day by day", is in high spirits after passing his fundraising goal. - 1 hour, 45 minutes

146 /hr. Martinez tips Moyes for rapid return

Everton boss Roberto Martinez backs predecessor David Moyes to make a quick return to management. - 1 hour, 46 minutes

53 /hr. PM right on Christianity, says Welby

The Archbishop of Canterbury backs David Cameron for stating that the UK is a "Christian country", calling criticism of his remarks "baffling". - 1 hour, 47 minutes

38 /hr. Firefighters To Strike For Three Days In May

The Fire Brigades Union's row with the Government over pensions and the retirement age continues with more strikes due next month. - 1 hour, 48 minutes

60 /hr. Bedroom tax: Housing association offers free creme egg to tenants suffering financial hardship as a result of spare room subsidy

A Welsh Housing Association has come under fire after offering residents a “free creme egg” to make up for the financial hardship they may have experienced under the bedroom tax. - 1 hour, 59 minutes

37 /hr. WW2 Land Girls cottage turned into a holiday home

Built in 1940, the corrugated iron cottage has been decked out with sandbags, gas masks and even Bakelite switches to give guests an authentic experience. - 2 hours, 8 minutes

29 /hr. Boy and girl on Korean ferry drowned with life jackets tied together

SEOUL (Reuters) - A boy and girl trapped in a sinking South Korean ferry with hundreds of other high school students tied their life jacket cords together, a diver who recovered their bodies said, presumably - 2 hours, 9 minutes

34 /hr. Cyber gang leader jailed for scam

The leader of a gang which stole £1.25m from two of Britain's major banks in a "sophisticated and organised" cyber attack, is jailed for five-and-a-half years. - 2 hours, 28 minutes

48 /hr. Barclays wins pay package vote

Barclays shareholders vote to approve the bank's remuneration package, which includes higher bonuses despite a 30% fall in profits. - 2 hours, 29 minutes

135 /hr. Jane Bown: turning the lens on Britain's shyest photographer

She's always preferred being behind the camera, but from her childhood passed around a circle of aunts to her time as a Wren in the second world war, Jane Bown had a story to tell – and it took her friend and assistant Luke Dodd to persuade her to tell it - 2 hours, 36 minutes

32 /hr. Deported for a Buddha tattoo

The Sri Lankan authorities say that, in future, any tourist arriving in the country with a tattoo of the Buddha can expect to be deported. - 2 hours, 39 minutes

119 /hr. Israel to suspend Palestinian talks

Israel to suspend peace talks in response to unity deal between Palestinian factions. - 3 hours, 38 minutes

50 /hr. Firefighters to stage fresh strikes

Firefighters in England and Wales are to stage strikes on 2, 3 and 4 May over a long-running pensions row, the Fire Brigades Union says. - 3 hours, 39 minutes

31 /hr. Afghanistan: Protecting the withdrawal

As the majority of British forces leave the conflict in Afghanistan behind, others are preparing for one of their most important roles. - 3 hours, 49 minutes

28 /hr. Gun attack on house 'was hate crime'

A family of seven escape injury in a gun attack on a house in west Belfast in an incident being treated as a hate crime by police. - 3 hours, 56 minutes

82 /hr. South Sudan treason charges dropped

The South Sudanese government withdraws the case against four top politicians accused of treason, the country's justice minister says. - 3 hours, 57 minutes

34 /hr. Post Office staff agree pay deal

The postal union, the CWU, says it's secured a pay deal covering more than 3,000 staff at Crown Post Offices worth up to 7.3% over 3 years. - 3 hours, 58 minutes

27 /hr. Kate and William arrive in Canberra

Greeted outside the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra by Wilhelmina Dreghorn who presented her with a bouquet of flowers, the Duchess replied by thanking her and complimenting her on her dress. - 3 hours, 59 minutes

70 /hr. What The Simpsons teaches us about Rob Ford and other mayoral mysteries

There's only one way to explain the baffling fact that the crack-smoking mayor of Toronto stands a chance of re-election ... and that's to look to Springfield's tax-cheating, pot-smoking spendocrat - 4 hours, 7 minutes

1165 /hr. Dozens of lost Warhol artworks discovered on 80s floppy disks

The artworks were commissioned in 1985 by Commodore, who wanted Warhol to demonstrate the graphic capabilities of its new Amiga 1000 computer. - 4 hours, 9 minutes