Two blasts at a peace rally in the Turkish capital Ankara kill at least 86 people in the deadliest attack of its kind in recent Turkish history.
Former chancellor Geoffrey Howe, a key figure in Margaret Thatcher's Conservative government in the 1980s, dies after a suspected heart attack.
Ten people, including a number of children, have died in a fire at a travellers' site in the Republic of Ireland.
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