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04/19/2018 11:57 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.

04/19/2018 11:35 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".

04/19/2018 11:25 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.

04/19/2018 11:20 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.

04/19/2018 11:11 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.

04/19/2018 11:09 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

04/19/2018 11:05 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.

04/19/2018 11:04 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?

04/19/2018 11:04 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.

04/19/2018 11:00 AM
Premier League club revenues soar to £4.5bn
England's top 20 teams posted record revenues and also bounced back into profit in the 2016-17 season.

04/19/2018 11:00 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

04/19/2018 10:56 AM
Brexit divorce cost uncertain, say auditors
The National Audit Office says the Treasury's estimate is "reasonable" but could easily go up or down.

04/19/2018 10:56 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.

04/19/2018 10:39 AM
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.

04/19/2018 10:08 AM
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

04/19/2018 10:01 AM
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.

04/19/2018 09:20 AM
Commonwealth meeting: Queen hopes Prince Charles will succeed her
She tells leaders it is her "sincere wish" for Prince Charles to be the next head of the Commonwealth.

04/19/2018 09:04 AM
Super League: Hull FC 19-18 Leeds Rhinos
Marc Sneyd's late drop-goal seals victory for Hull FC against Leeds Rhinos, who have now suffered back-to-back one-point losses.

04/19/2018 08:21 AM
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.

04/19/2018 08:15 AM
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.

04/19/2018 08:13 AM
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.

04/19/2018 07:59 AM
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

04/19/2018 07:44 AM
Save the Children chairman Sir Alan Parker resigns
Sir Alan Parker says a change is needed because of challenges facing the charity and the sector.

04/19/2018 07:41 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.

04/19/2018 07:12 AM
David Copperfield forced to reveal magic trick in court
The American magician was ordered to reveal his trick in a court battle with an injured participant.

04/19/2018 05:29 AM
Barrow's 'Russian roulette' drugs problem
Police in Cumbria say they've seen a disproportionate number of deaths related to drug abuse.

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

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

04/19/2018 03:57 AM
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.

04/19/2018 03:41 AM
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.

04/19/2018 03:18 AM
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.

04/19/2018 02:56 AM
Southwest Airlines emergency sparks on-board safety warnings
Airline staff take to social media to complain about passengers ignoring their advice.

04/19/2018 01:50 AM
Premier League Show: Michael Carrick 'depressed' on England duty
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick reveals he told the Football Association not to pick him any more after finding England duty "depressing".

04/18/2018 11:25 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.

04/17/2018 11:49 AM
Obituary: Barbara Bush, social justice campaigner
The former US First Lady never accepted a passive role, and campaigned for social justice.

04/14/2018 11:22 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.

04/12/2018 11:46 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.

04/11/2018 09:26 AM
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.

03/26/2018 07:24 PM
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03/26/2018 12:57 PM
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.