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20/04/2018 07:02 AM
Windrush: What is the 'hostile environment' immigration policy?
Once Theresa May's answer to illegal immigration, it's now being blamed for the Windrush scandal.

20/04/2018 06:59 AM
Chingford fire: Woman dies in care home blaze
More than 70 firefighters are called in to tackle the blaze in Chingford, north-east London.

20/04/2018 06:42 AM
Leicester blast father tells of pain
Jose Ragoobeer says he relives what happened to his family every night before he goes sleep.

20/04/2018 06:29 AM
Tackling the wait for a visual assistant referee call
VAR (visual assistant referee) has been trialled in several countries, but some fans complain it takes too long.

20/04/2018 06:27 AM
News Daily: Commonwealth decision and Salisbury nerve agent warning
Your morning briefing for 20 April 2018.

20/04/2018 06:10 AM
FA Cup semi-finals: Five Manchester United v Tottenham goals
BBC Sport looks back at five goals from FA Cup matches between Manchester United and Tottenham before their semi-final on Saturday.

20/04/2018 05:14 AM
The Papers: 'Ireland Brexit plan in tatters' and 'scorching' April
A mix of stories lead Friday's front pages, including reports that the EU has rejected the PM's plan to avoid a hard Irish border and the hottest April day since 1949.

20/04/2018 05:00 AM
Ariana Grande's new single alludes to Manchester
The star's first single since the Manchester Arena bombing is an emotional but defiant anthem of hope.

20/04/2018 04:55 AM
Spy poisoning: Salisbury residents warned of toxic 'hotspots'
The warning to Salisbury residents comes as decontamination work continues at nine locations.

20/04/2018 03:35 AM
Commonwealth meeting: Leaders to discuss who will succeed Queen as head
The Queen has told leaders it is her "sincere wish" that Prince Charles succeeds her in the role.

20/04/2018 02:17 AM
Ex-MP Tessa Jowell first to donate data to medical database
Former Culture Secretary Baroness Tessa Jowell hopes better cancer treatments can be developed.

20/04/2018 01:57 AM
Berlin set for mass evacuation as WW2 bomb is defused
An area including the city's main railway station will be cleared before experts defuse the device.

20/04/2018 01:52 AM
Oxford Dodo was shot in head, scans find
The world-famous specimen is the world's best-preserved example of the extinct bird.

20/04/2018 12:57 AM
National Trust should be 'radical'
The new director-general of the National Trust says the charity needs to reach out to people in urban areas.

20/04/2018 12:35 AM
Comey: No-one around Trump to stop impulsive behaviour
The ex-FBI chief tells the BBC the US is becoming "numb" to the president's "impulsive behaviour".

20/04/2018 12:25 AM
Europe migrants: Austria to seize migrants' phones in asylum clampdown
Officials want asylum seekers to hand over their devices to check their identities and where come from.

20/04/2018 12:20 AM
Five ways China's past has shaped its present
To understand China's approach today to trade, foreign policy or censorship, consider its history.

20/04/2018 12:11 AM
Mel Giedroyc: From The Generation Game to Shakespeare's Beatrice
Mel Giedroyc on playing Beatrice in the Shakespeare comedy and the reaction to The Generation Game.

20/04/2018 12:09 AM
London Marathon: Hero helper and runner will start together
David Wyeth wants a personal best in this year's London Marathon and to cross the line unassisted

20/04/2018 12:05 AM
British artist scoops first prize in the 2018 Sony World Photography Awards
A haunting portrait of a Christian pilgrim has won this year's awards.

20/04/2018 12:04 AM
Quiz: Who's clipping peacocks' wings?
7 days quiz: It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world over the past seven days?

20/04/2018 12:04 AM
How an asparagus farmer's death spurred robotic innovation
Farmers are working on robotic solutions due to a shortage of human workers to pick difficult crops.

20/04/2018 12:01 AM
K-foreign: The hidden Westerners in Korean drama
South Koreans dominate the K-drama industry, but what if you're a foreigner trying to make it big?

20/04/2018 12:00 AM
Poorest families 'going without food or power'
Citizens Advice says hundreds of thousands of UK families cannot afford to put money in their meters.

19/04/2018 11:39 PM
Lance Armstrong settles $100m US government lawsuit for $5m
Lance Armstrong agrees to pay $5m (£3.5m) to the US government to settle a long-running lawsuit that could have cost him $100m (£71m) in damages.

19/04/2018 11:08 PM
Leicester City 0-0 Southampton
Southampton have to "take more risks" and "just go for it" says manager Mark Hughes after they were held to a draw against Leicester

19/04/2018 11:01 PM
Burnley 1-2 Chelsea
Chelsea maintain their push for a top-four finish in the Premier League with a 2-1 victory at European hopefuls Burnley.

19/04/2018 09:21 PM
There's a clown running for US Congress. Literally
Steve Lough was a circus performer for 30 years - now he wants to enter the political arena.

19/04/2018 09:15 PM
Time 100: Millie Bobby Brown is youngest person ever on list
Actress Millie Bobby Brown is the youngest person ever named in Time's most influential people list.

19/04/2018 09:13 PM
Sports Minister Tracey Crouch 'declaring war on fans' over safe standing, say FSF
Sports Minister Tracey Crouch is "declaring war on football fans" by turning a blind eye to safe standing, says the Football Supporters' Federation.

19/04/2018 08:59 PM
Cancer: Is it a good move to ditch Dr Google?
BBC cricket correspondent Jonathan Agnew and his wife Emma chose not to look up the disease on the internet

19/04/2018 06:29 PM
Barrow's 'Russian roulette' drugs problem
Police in Cumbria say they've seen a disproportionate number of deaths related to drug abuse.

19/04/2018 05:54 PM
Boracay: Paradise islanders fear tourist shutdown
These Philippine islanders fear a six month tourist ban will destroy their livelihoods.

19/04/2018 05:00 PM
Salisbury attack: Scientist Vladimir Uglev 'helped create Novichok'
Scientist Vladimir Uglev has no doubt the agent that poisoned the Skripals was made in Russia.

19/04/2018 04:57 PM
World Championship: What makes the perfect snooker player?
Who has the best technique? Who is the top break-builder? Snooker's finest on what makes the perfect player.

19/04/2018 04:41 PM
Animals lap up April sunny spells as temperatures soar
It's not just people making the most of the sunshine, as your pictures of animal antics show.

19/04/2018 04:18 PM
ECB holds talks to introduce 100-ball format to new competition
The England and Wales Cricket Board wants to introduce an innovative '100 balls' format into its new city-based tournament.

19/04/2018 03:56 PM
Southwest Airlines emergency sparks on-board safety warnings
Airline staff take to social media to complain about passengers ignoring their advice.

19/04/2018 12:50 PM
Fed Cup: Great Britain captain Anne Keothavong wants parity with Davis Cup
Great Britain captain Anne Keothavong says the Fed Cup must not be "ignored" while so much "time and energy" is being devoted to Davis Cup reform.

19/04/2018 12:25 AM
The holiday village run by spies
An idyllic holiday resort on the banks of the Red Sea was a base for Israeli spies with a secret mission.

18/04/2018 12:49 AM
Obituary: Barbara Bush, social justice campaigner
The former US First Lady never accepted a passive role, and campaigned for social justice.

15/04/2018 12:22 AM
‘I was a teacher for 17 years, but I couldn’t read or write’
John Corcoran graduated from university and became a teacher for 17 years - but he had an extraordinary secret.

13/04/2018 12:46 AM
Susan Kigula: The woman who freed herself and hundreds from death row
How death row prisoner Susan Kigula studied law and changed Uganda's legal system.

11/04/2018 10:26 PM
Americans going abroad for illegal heroin treatment
Opioid addicts are turning to a clinic in Mexico to break their addiction with a treatment that's illegal in the US.

27/03/2018 08:24 AM
BBC Breakfast
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27/03/2018 01:57 AM
Grace is 37 and has never had consensual sex
When powerful women began talking about their experience of sexual abuse, it had an effect on some of the most powerless women in the UK.