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South Korea criticises a North Korean missile test which it says took place as a Chinese passenger plane flew in the area.
EU leaders will hold an emergency summit to decide how strongly to respond to Russia's troop deployment in Ukraine's Crimea region.
Plans to cut soldiers could leave the Army "short of personnel" and unable to meet future national security needs, a report by MPs warns.
The stage versions of Hilary Mantel's historical novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies are to transfer in May to the West End theatre currently hosting Andrew Lloyd Webber's latest musical.