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06/24/2018 10:39 AM
Business Brexit 'threats' are 'inappropriate' says Hunt
Jeremy Hunt responds to warnings by Airbus and BMW that their UK investments could be jeopardised by Brexit uncertainty.

06/24/2018 10:18 AM
Thomas Markle's royal wedding suit worn to Ascot
The suit that the Duchess of Sussex's father had made for the royal wedding has a new lease of life.

06/24/2018 09:33 AM
Child obesity plan targets sweets at checkouts
New measures also aim to limit junk food ads and end the sale of energy drinks to children.

06/24/2018 09:07 AM
Han Solo 'blaster' fetches $550,000 in New York
Actor Harrison Ford used the prop in the Star Wars film Return of the Jedi.

06/24/2018 08:42 AM
World Cup 2018: Switzerland's Granit Xhaka & Xherdan Shaqiri face bans over goal celebrations
Switzerland pair Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri are facing two-match bans for their goal celebrations in the win over Serbia.

06/24/2018 08:40 AM
'I can't believe I'm driving in Saudi Arabia'
As Saudi Arabia lifts its ban on women drivers, a midwife writes about her first journey to work.

06/24/2018 08:35 AM
Romford death: Boy killed in community centre party stabbing
Three teenage boys are arrested on suspicion of murder after the fight at a community centre.

06/24/2018 08:03 AM
Serena Williams: Wimbledon seeding decision by All England Club on Tuesday
Seven-time champion Serena Williams will learn if she will be seeded for Wimbledon after officials meet on Tuesday.

06/24/2018 07:07 AM
Ed Sheeran stops sell-out Cardiff concert for the toilet - twice
Ed Sheeran was playing in front of a 60,000 sell-out crowd when nature called.

06/24/2018 07:04 AM
Jacinda Ardern baby: PM reveals daughter's name
Jacinda Ardern says she is "sleep deprived, but super well" as she shows off her new daughter.

06/24/2018 07:04 AM
East Coast train line back under public control
The government will run the service until a new public-private partnership is appointed in 2020.

06/24/2018 06:28 AM
Woman 'humiliated' by Walgreens over drugs to end pregnancy
Nicole Mone says a pharmacist rejected her prescription for pills to end her abnormal pregnancy.

06/24/2018 05:33 AM
Turkey election: Erdogan seeks second term in hard-fought contest
Twin polls will decide if President Erdogan wins a second term, and who sits in Turkey's parliament.

06/24/2018 04:51 AM
Newspaper headlines: 'Give me £20bn or I'll bring May down'
The Mail on Sunday reports Gavin Williamson's threats over defence funding to the prime minister.

06/24/2018 04:01 AM
Prince William makes historic visit to Middle East
The prince embarks on the first official royal visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories.

06/24/2018 03:07 AM
Celebrations as Saudi women hit the road
After a decades-old ban is lifted, women in Saudi Arabia are allowed to get behind the wheel of a car.

06/24/2018 01:34 AM
100 Women: 'Signing a gagging clause set me free'
How one woman battling for equal pay felt she got justice by signing a non-disclosure agreement.

06/24/2018 01:26 AM
One moment that changed Sharon Horgan’s career
Veteran US journalist, Katie Couric, talks to Irish actor, writer and producer Sharon Horgan.

06/24/2018 01:08 AM
How Amazon and Netflix are changing comedy in India
It used to be unheard of for stand-up comics to have hour-long specials. Now, that's the goal.

06/24/2018 01:06 AM
How many words do you need to speak a language?
The vocabulary required to be understood in another tongue may not need to be vast.

06/24/2018 01:04 AM
Searching for Burma's forgotten World War Two heroes
A group of British volunteers goes to Myanmar every year to find and support veterans who fought for the UK in World War Two.

06/24/2018 12:47 AM
Obituary: Suman Virk, the mother who forgave her daughter's killer
Suman Virk, who has died aged 58, became an anti-bullying advocate after her daughter was killed.

06/24/2018 12:44 AM
Meet the teacher who wears a school uniform
Alex Maina Kariuki is a school principal with a difference. He insists on wearing the same school uniform as his students.

06/24/2018 12:36 AM
Meet the 10-year-old DJ taking Ghana by storm
How one schoolgirl juggles school, dancing, playing musical instruments and DJing.

06/24/2018 12:16 AM
The man who quit his job to teach trapeze in the jungle
Jonathon Conant had never tried the flying trapeze until he turned 40. He has now dedicated his life to it.

06/24/2018 12:15 AM
Maps reveal hidden truths of the world's cities
A new website lets people delve into data on the world's cities.

06/24/2018 12:14 AM
5 Seconds of Summer on dating, lies and gun control
The pop band tackle a series of random questions based on their latest album, Youngblood.

06/24/2018 12:13 AM
Robert Harris on working with Roman Polanski again
The writer talks about whether he would work with the director in the light of the #MeToo campaign.

06/24/2018 12:02 AM
World Cup Catch-up: Crazy commentary, awkward handshakes & goals galore
Watch all the best action and funnies from day ten of the 2018 World Cup, including some samba-flavoured commentary, an awkward handshake and a hatful of cracking goals.

06/23/2018 10:59 PM
World Cup 2018: Is Germany's win over Sweden a watershed for the holders?
Germany head coach Joachim Low called it a "thriller and a rollercoaster". How important was the holders' comeback victory over Sweden?

06/23/2018 09:53 PM
World Cup 2018: Serbia chief accuses Fifa of 'brutal robbery' after Swiss defeat
The head of the Serbian Football Association accuses governing body Fifa of showing bias against his country at the World Cup in Russia.

06/23/2018 09:21 PM
World Cup 2018: Fifa investigates Switzerland duo over goal celebrations
Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Granit Xhaka and Xherdan Shaqiri for their goal celebrations during Switzerland's win over Serbia.

06/23/2018 08:10 PM
World Cup 2018: Toni Kroos nets injury-time winner for Germany against Sweden
Toni Kroos scores a 95th-minute winner for 10-man Germany against Sweden to revive their hopes of progressing at the World Cup.

06/23/2018 07:13 PM
Eddie Jones: England stronger for losing series 2-1 in South Africa
England boss Eddie Jones says his side are in a "stronger position" after losing the Test series in South Africa 2-1.

06/23/2018 06:07 PM
World Cup 2018: Javier Hernandez scores 50th goal to help Mexico beat South Korea
Mexico take a big step towards reaching the last 16 with a dominant victory over South Korea, who are now on the brink of elimination.

06/23/2018 05:43 PM
World Cup 2018: 'He can do everything' - Frank Lampard on Ruben Loftus-Cheek
BBC pundit Frank Lampard has known England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek since he was 15 - and is convinced he is the complete package.

06/23/2018 04:57 PM
Among the blue flags: Views from the pro-EU march
Why did thousands of people march through London demanding a vote on the final Brexit deal?

06/23/2018 03:02 PM
Impressive Belgium put five past Tunisia
Premier League pair Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard both score twice as Belgium all but secure qualification with victory over Tunisia.

06/23/2018 12:46 PM
ICYMI: Solstice and a strangling snake
Some of the stories you may have missed this week.

06/23/2018 12:23 AM
Teens on 9-1 GCSEs: 'Everyone's worried about grade boundaries'
How have teenagers coped with taking the new 9-1 GCSE exams this summer?

06/22/2018 11:19 AM
Your pictures: In the Shadows
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is 'In the Shadows'.

06/21/2018 10:20 AM
Wee posers: Baby weasels photographed near Achiltibuie
The animals paused long enough while scampering across a Highlands road for a photograph to be taken.

06/20/2018 10:04 AM
Smethwick Sikh soldier statue 'striking tribute'
The Lions of the Great War monument honours the South Asian service personnel who fought for Britain.

06/18/2018 12:25 AM
Veganism: Why is it on the up?
More and more people are buying plant-powered products. What’s behind the rise?

06/16/2018 07:58 AM
Sutton-in-Ashfield man scales 45ft tree to rescue parrot
Chris Phelan used custard creams to tempt the 11-year-old parrot down.

06/15/2018 11:03 PM
Kicky kicky kick kick
It's the song that's delighting children and driving parents mad

06/06/2018 04:05 PM
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