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The Prime Minster would welcome a rethink on the price of England football shirts, according to his spokesman.
The actor's affair and apology that broke China microblog records
'The story of the bravest man I've ever met'
Nato reassures nervous Baltic allies
Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen says he is getting a "big buzz" from cricket after his longest break in 10 years.
Cyprus is seeing signs of stabilisation in its banking sector following a 10bn-euro bailout, the IMF says, but rising unemployment and bad loans are a challenge.