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More than 30,000 non-EU students each year have had their visas curtailed by the Home Office in the past three years, figures obtained by BBC News show.
A stellar line-up of actors and performers are marking the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death at events across the UK this weekend.
A kitten abandoned in an Ikea superstore car park finds a new home.
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
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