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Gallery: World's biggest water fight
Thailand is now celebrating Songkran, the Thai new year. But along with the watery revelry come deadly roads.

Late Easter causes retail sales to fall in March - BRC
LONDON (Reuters) - British retail sales took their biggest annual fall last month since April 2013, hurt by unfavourable year-on-year comparisons due to the late timing of Easter this year, an industry survey showed on Tuesday.






UK inflation hits new four-year low, house prices continue rise
LONDON (Reuters) - British inflation fell to its lowest in over four years in March, easing pressure on living standards and raising the prospect that prices may now be rising by less than wages for the first time in years.






Royals arrive in Australia
Prince William and family arrive in Australia. This is their latest stop on a three week tour of the region.