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20/04/2018 03:35 PM
Alfie Evans case: Supreme Court rules against parents for second time
The court has also refused permission for the parents of the terminally ill toddler to appeal.

20/04/2018 03:27 PM
Skripal poisoning: Salisbury toxic hotspots clean-up begins
Police cordons seal off parts of the city but officials insist there is no danger to the public.

20/04/2018 03:25 PM
Cliff Richard privacy case: I was not heavy-handed, says BBC reporter
The BBC journalist who broke the story about the probe into Sir Cliff denies pressurising police.

20/04/2018 03:09 PM
Ofcom seeks to scrap local TV roll-out
The media regulator says launching more local TV stations in the UK is not viable.

20/04/2018 03:07 PM
Beckton birthday acid attacker John Tomlin jailed for 16 years
John Tomlin's victim says her 21st birthday "turned into a day where my face was taken away from me".

20/04/2018 02:41 PM
Ferguson leads praise for departing Wenger
Departing Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is described as "one of the greatest" Premier League managers by old rival Sir Alex Ferguson.

20/04/2018 02:19 PM
London Marathon: How to run in the heat
This London Marathon may break the record for the hottest yet, so how do you run in the heat?

20/04/2018 01:56 PM
'World's worst' super-gonorrhoea man cured
The patient had a lucky escape say doctors, but now two more cases have been discovered.

20/04/2018 01:45 PM
Advice for the Windrush generation on what to do next
Questions from those affected by the Windrush immigration row answered by an immigration lawyer.

20/04/2018 01:41 PM
Prince Charles to be next Commonwealth head
Commonwealth leaders agree that Prince Charles will be the next head of the organisation, BBC understands.

20/04/2018 01:26 PM
Comey memos detailing conversations of Trump meetings published
Detailed notes by the former FBI director document sensitive conversations with the US president.

20/04/2018 12:55 PM
Rachel Weisz announces pregnancy at 48
The actress and her husband Daniel Craig say they are excited to have a "little human" on the way.

20/04/2018 12:43 PM
Commonwealth summit: The countries where it is illegal to be gay
Many Commonwealth countries have laws in place that criminalise homosexuality.

20/04/2018 12:40 PM
Offshore crews keeping lookout for toy ship in Atlantic
Two young brothers first launched their toy pirate ship from Peterhead last year and it is now off Guyana.

20/04/2018 12:02 PM
Frank Warren: BBC Radio 5 live agrees deal to broadcast fights
Carl Frampton's bout with Nonito Donaire on Saturday will be the first fight broadcast as part of a new BBC Radio 5 live deal with Frank Warren.

20/04/2018 11:58 AM
Kardashians pull the plug on Dash fashion stores
Kim Kardashian West and her sisters Kourtney and Khloe opened the first store in California in 2006.

20/04/2018 11:48 AM
France to ban use of meat terms to describe vegetable-based products
Makers of meat-free foods to be banned from using terms like sausages or steaks to describe products.

20/04/2018 11:08 AM
Tammy Duckworth's newborn makes history at US Senate vote
Tammy Duckworth's daughter was allowed into the US Congress' upper chamber after a rule change.

20/04/2018 10:26 AM
Brad Shields: Hurricanes captain requests to be released to play for England
Hurricanes captain Brad Shields looks set to tour South Africa with England in June after handing in a formal request to the New Zealand Rugby Union.

20/04/2018 10:11 AM
Arsene Wenger: How the Arsenal boss changed the club
In a Football Focus special from May 2017, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger recalls his earliest memories of joining the club.

20/04/2018 07:50 AM
Fed Cup: How karaoke is bringing Great Britain team closer together
From travel karaoke to the Teletubbies, captain Anne Keothavong gives an insight into Great Britain's build-up to their crucial Fed Cup tie in Japan.

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 06:29 AM
Five things to do while waiting for a VAR decision
VAR (visual assistant referee) has been trialled in the FA Cup this year, but some fans complain it takes too long.

20/04/2018 06:10 AM
Beckham, Berbatov, Keane, Tevez, Pavlyuchenko: Five great Man Utd v Tottenham FA Cup 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 12:45 AM
Willington Power Station still towers 20 years after closing
What is the future for these cooling towers still dominating the skyline after half a century?

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 12:09 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?

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 09:02 PM
UK weather: Why this isn't a heatwave... yet
People across the UK have been enjoying unusually warm weather, but when can we call it a heatwave?

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 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
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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.