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Cheers as Clegg addresses a 'passionate' rally

With just four days to go until the election, Nick Clegg has been speaking at a "passionate" rally in Bermondsey, south London.

ITV News Political Correspondent Emily Morgan reports:


Three found alive eight days after Nepal earthquake

Three people have been pulled out alive from the rubble of their home eight days after Nepal's devastating earthquake, an official has said.

According to Reuters, a home ministry official said police and army rescued the survivors in the district of Sindhupalchowk, northeast of the capital Kathmandu and one of the worst-hit areas in the country.

The news comes as rescuers found 50 bodies on a popular trekking route that was hit by an avalanche.

The current death toll has now reached more than 7,000 and officials believe this is likely to rise.

A name fit for a princess: Alice, Sophie or even Albert?

After the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's daughter yesterday, the question on many people's mind is what will she be called.

The bookies favourite is Alice but some visitors to Kensington Palace Gardens had their own ideas.

What do you think the new princess should be called?

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with their new daughter. Credit: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

The name of the new royal princess could be announced by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge today - but what do you think she should be called?

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Clegg fails to clarify position on Tory EU 'red line'

Nick Clegg refused to clarify what his position would be if the Tories demand an in/out EU referendum in 2017 as part of a future coalition.

Speaking on the BBC's Andrew Marr Show, the Liberal Democrat leader said: "The Conservatives constantly flip-flop on's about as cast-iron as what he said about the Lisbon Treaty", he added.

Nick Clegg refused to clarify what his response would be if the issue of an EU referendum became a coalition deal sticking point. Credit: BBC/The Andrew Marr Show

When Marr asked if he would agree to David Cameron having his referendum on Europe in 2017 in any further coalition deal, Mr Clegg said: "Before I address anyone else's red lines, I would address mine".

"I personally think that for many many people...ensuring fair tax cuts for low and middle incomes, that we properly support the NHS, that we don't close their local nursery schools and colleges is much more important than some of the other red lines that other parties have chosen".


Wait for the baby princess' name continues

The name of the new royal princess could be announced by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge today.

William and Kate may tell the world what they will call their second child, who was born yesterday and introduced to the world during a photocall on the steps of the Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital.

The Duke and Duchess and Cambridge with their new daughter. Credit: Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA Wire

The royal couple announced the name of their son George the day after they left the hospital in July 2013, and may do the same for their daughter.

Proud father Prince William spoke of his joy following the birth, telling the waiting media he was "very happy".

Investigation continues into Devon speedboat tragedy

An investigation is continuing today into a speedboat tragedy that left a teenage girl dead and three other people injured.

The accident happened yesterday morning at a marina in the Devon fishing port of Brixham, near Torquay, in the area known as "the English Riviera".

Brixham Harbour, where the tragedy happened. Credit: Google Street View

Emergency services were called at 11.44am amid reports that a vessel carrying a father, his daughter and two school friends had capsized.

The rescue operation saw lifeboats, coastguard teams and a helicopter deployed as well as specialist divers.

Police confirmed inquiries into the tragedy were continuing and urged witnesses to get in touch.

Farage calls Cameron 'Desperate Dave' over Ukip claims

Nigel Farage has called the Prime Minister "Desperate Dave" over his suggestions that Ukip will not win any seats at the election.

Ukip leader Nigel Farage called the Prime Minister 'Desperate Dave'. Credit: BBC/The Andrew Marr Show

The Ukip leader told the BBC's Andrew Marr Show that David Cameron has been "saying to these voters that have left him over the course of the last five years, 'Please come home'."

"They're not going back to a guy that's covered the country in windmills, that has slashed our armed forces, raised the level of the foreign aid budget ... those voters aren't going back," he added.

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