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Brexit: Boris Johnson in last push to get deal through
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 09:38:43 GMT

Boris Johnson urges Parliament to approve his intensive timetable but opposition MPs want more time.

NI firms to declare GB-bound goods after Brexit
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:55:26 GMT

The Brexit secretary says there'll be no forms to fill in - then reverses his position shortly afterwards.

Manchester Arena bomber's brother denies 22 counts of murder
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 11:56:11 GMT

Hashem Abedi is accused of 22 counts of murder and conspiring with his brother to cause explosions.

Shamima Begum: Stripping citizenship put her at risk of hanging, court hears
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 11:44:20 GMT

A lawyer for Shamima Begum says stripping her citizenship left her stateless and should be reversed.

Katie Jarvis: Ex-EastEnders actress felt 'degraded' by job-shaming story
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:37:49 GMT

Soap stars defended Katie Jarvis after a paper splashed her new security guard job on the front page.

Naruhito: Ancient ritual of Japan's emperor ascending throne
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 06:11:19 GMT

Japan's Emperor Naruhito formally proclaims his ascension to the throne in an elaborate ceremony.

Man, 83, dies after three pensioners attacked at woods
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 18:51:41 GMT

Police say the victims were seriously assaulted at Birkenhill Woods in New Elgin.

Harry Dunn crash: Police to interview suspect under caution in US
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:33:40 GMT

British detectives will fly to the US to interview Anne Sacoolas over 19-year-old Harry Dunn's death.

Snowdonia campsite death: Driver who killed woman by hitting tent jailed
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:05:18 GMT

Anna Roselyn Evans died a week after the car hit the tent she was sleeping in.

'Pick-up artist' Adnan Ahmed jailed for two years for threatening behaviour
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:06:39 GMT

Adnan Ahmed targeted dozens of women on the streets of Glasgow and posted secretly-filmed videos online.

Sharm el-Sheikh: UK to resume flights after safety ban
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 11:29:48 GMT

Four years after the bombing of a Russian plane, the UK says airport security at the resort is safe.

Skincare firm Sunday Riley avoids fine for staff's fake reviews
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:02:29 GMT

Staff at Sunday Riley were found to have posted fake positive reviews on beauty giant Sephora's website.

Chris the sheep: Merino with famously overgrown fleece dies
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 09:21:49 GMT

Chris the sheep's mammoth coat won him fans globally in 2015 after he was spotted in the wild.

Cromer Hospital: Farmer Douglas de Bootman leaves £1m in will
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 01:13:15 GMT

Douglas de Bootman's bequest will help fund a new cancer centre at a hospital near his home.

Why Ken Loach doesn’t use Hollywood stars
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:34:31 GMT

His latest film, Sorry We Missed You, looks at the impact of zero-hours contacts on family life.

The Papers: Johnson in 'final push' and 'fears for Harry'
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 04:04:59 GMT

The papers focus on the PM's attempts to get his Brexit deal approved and Prince William's concerns for his brother.

Gurpreet, who is Sikh, was trolled for bodyweight workouts
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 23:30:15 GMT

When Gurpreet started posting her workouts on Instagram she was trolled by people who said it wasn’t the sort of thing Sikh women should be doing.

The Kenyan ghost writers doing 'lazy' Western students' work
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 23:09:58 GMT

University students in Europe and the US are paying Kenyans to do their academic work for them.

Streetwise: Capturing iconic moments of daily life
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 23:38:44 GMT

A selection of images from the Magnum Photos on street life throughout the world.

Female astronauts answer questions from orbit
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 19:47:59 GMT

US astronauts Jessica Meir and Christina Koch answer questions about their all-female space walk.

Deciding to donate a loved one's organs
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 17:34:16 GMT

How doctors and nurses help families reach a difficult decision which could save a stranger's life.

Rapman: The Deptford rapper signed by Jay-Z
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 23:06:39 GMT

Rapman on being discovered by one of the richest artists in music and becoming a film director.

Sir Billy Connolly answers questions from his fellow comedians
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 16:36:46 GMT

Featuring Eddie Izzard, Romesh Ranganathan and Joe Lycett.

Indonesian woman climbs 15m wall in under seven seconds
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 19:05:17 GMT

Indonesian climber Aries Susanti Rahayu climbed this wall at just under 5mph.

The Circle's Paddy Smyth: 'People tell me I've given disabled kids hope'
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 14:47:33 GMT

Paddy Smyth says he's been overwhelmed by messages from people with disabilities.

Lebanon protests: The voices and faces of the demonstrations
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 13:51:37 GMT

The BBC's Eloise Alanna speaks to some of the Lebanese people demonstrating against the government.

Thailand royal consort: How did Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi fall from grace?
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 08:31:17 GMT

Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi’s very public dressing down comes months after being named official “consort".

What abortion law change means to NI women
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:51:01 GMT

BBC News NI speaks to four women with very different opinions on the emotive issue.

Eating disorders: Over-65s unable to access some clinics
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 07:12:08 GMT

Over-65s with eating disorders are being prevented from accessing specialist clinics.

Transgressive Records: 'We've never gone bankrupt, so we must be doing something right'
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 07:18:28 GMT

We go behind-the-scenes, on stage and on the search for new talent with one of UK's biggest independent labels.

Justin Trudeau: The good news - and bad - for Canada's PM
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 06:37:36 GMT

Justin Trudeau is still PM but he lost both his majority and - by a slight margin - the popular vote.

Do today's global protests have anything in common?
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 23:40:59 GMT

People are protesting around the world, from Lebanon to Chile. What do they have in common?

Are we ready for men to take the pill?
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 23:42:44 GMT

Blurring of traditional gender roles could finally mean that the male pill is on the horizon.

The race to build a flying electric taxi
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:01:41 GMT

More than a hundred companies are working on electric aircraft designed to zip in and out of cities.

What are the UK's laws on abortion?
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 00:18:49 GMT

MPs in London voted for abortion laws to be changed in Northern Ireland.

How space affects women and men differently
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 23:48:34 GMT

BBC Radio 5 Live speaks to a space gynaecologist about the impact of space travel on female astronauts.

'I lost £4,000 in a call centre scam'
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 04:02:12 GMT

Indian police shut two call centres and arrest seven people suspected of involvement in the scam.

Sir John Curtice: Do voters support Boris Johnson's Brexit deal?
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 12:06:56 GMT

How voters want MPs to approach Boris Johnson's deal on the UK's departure from the EU.

'Pressure will be chasing them down the street' - Jones says All Blacks are expected to beat England
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 09:05:10 GMT

Eddie Jones claims England's training session was spied on and says all the pressure is on semi-final opponents New Zealand.

Carragher apologises to Evra for Suarez T-shirts
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 23:00:01 GMT

Ex-Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher has apologised to Patrice Evra for wearing T-shirts in support of Luis Suarez after the Uruguayan racially abused the Frenchman in 2011.

Fan-photo referee Peyper omitted from semi-finals
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 05:41:27 GMT

Jaco Peyper will not officiate a World Cup semi-final after mocking red-carded France lock Sebastien Vahaamahina in a picture with Wales fans.

Crolla to face Urquiaga in Manchester in last fight before retiring
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 09:23:50 GMT

Britain's Anthony Crolla will fight Frank Urquiaga for the WBA Continental Lightweight title on 2 November - his final bout before retiring.

Why 'magic' Willian's experience is key for Chelsea - Karen Carney column
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 20:59:36 GMT

Why I think Willian's experience is key for Chelsea and how Mason Mount has impressed me - Karen Carney's latest column.

101 missed games and counting - what's happening with Ozil at Arsenal?
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 23:14:19 GMT

Mesut Ozil was absent from the matchday squad again as Arsenal lost to Sheffield United, so why is the midfielder being overlooked?

Can Love Island's Ovie Soko spin, dunk & slam under pressure before new NBA season?
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 05:23:56 GMT

Basketball player and reality TV star Ovie Soko puts his skills to the test and accepts random basketball challenges out of one of his trademark hats.

Yoshihiro Hattori: The door knock that killed a Japanese teenager in US
Sat, 19 Oct 2019 23:09:00 GMT

An exchange student got lost in Louisiana at Halloween in 1992 - his parents are still processing what happened.

Leonardo da Vinci feud: The 'earlier' Mona Lisa mystery
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 23:19:36 GMT

A London family is battling an international consortium over a potentially priceless painting.