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11/20/2017 05:09 PM
'Get out of the way, bus!'
A cameraman is thwarted at the last moment after waiting 40 minutes to film a stadium demolition.

11/20/2017 05:06 PM
'Outsourced' workers seek better deal in landmark case
Staff hired out by a facilities company are going to tribunal for better pay, holidays and pensions.

11/20/2017 04:50 PM
Brexit: Broad agreement to pay more as UK leaves, the BBC understands
But only in return for the EU moving on to talks about future trade next month, the BBC understands.

11/20/2017 04:41 PM
Australia backpacker exploitation 'endemic', study finds
A study of temporary workers' conditions finds extensive evidence of pay theft and other violations.

11/20/2017 03:51 PM
Automated checkouts 'miserable' for elderly shoppers
"Intimidating" checkouts and a lack of seating are "shutting out" the elderly from shops, a charity says.

11/20/2017 03:19 PM
UK withdraws judge from UN court of justice seat bid
Indian candidate to take position on bench, bringing end to the UK's role on court for the first time.

11/20/2017 02:51 PM
Zimbabwe latest: Mugabe faces impeachment by parliament
The embattled Zimbabwean leader is to face impeachment proceedings from his own party.

11/20/2017 02:34 PM
The first man to star in a L’Oreal make-up advert
How an Instagram beauty blogger with more than 75 thousand followers became the first man to star in a L’Oreal make-up ad.

11/20/2017 02:09 PM
Eurythmics discuss Rock Hall of Fame and going 'into hiding' in the 80s.
Annie Lennox and Dave Stewart recall going "on the run" and working with a field of cows for a video.

11/20/2017 02:08 PM
Does England need 300,000 new homes a year?
Do experts agree with the chancellor that 300,000 new homes per year will help make houses affordable?

11/20/2017 02:02 PM
Tattooing over my scars
Most tattooists shy away from tattooing over scar tissue, but Rina has found an all-female run local tattoo parlour that have helped her

11/20/2017 02:02 PM
World Hacks: One woman's simple recipe for a happy street
How one woman championed a way to bring community spirit back to city streets and keep children fit.

11/20/2017 01:43 PM
Paul Hollywood: Former Bake Off presenters 'abandoned' the show
Paul Hollywood says he became "the most hated man" in the UK after deciding to stay on the show.

11/20/2017 12:27 PM
Rape and no periods in North Korea's army
A former female soldier in the North Korean army says there was little food, poor hygiene and a constant risk of sexual assault.

11/20/2017 12:27 PM
Is the productivity puzzle the chancellor's biggest problem?
Why the indicator is so important in Philip Hammond's calculations.

11/20/2017 12:22 PM
Budget 2017: Railcard extended for people aged up to 30
The young persons' railcard is being extended to those aged up to 30 after a successful trial.

11/20/2017 12:11 PM
G4S orders independent inquiry into immigration centre staff
It will review an immigration removal centre after a Panorama investigation uncovered alleged abuse.

11/20/2017 11:50 AM
The Papers: £40bn Brexit bill and Bake Off star split
Headlines focus on the UK's EU divorce cost and the news Paul Hollywood and his wife are separating.

11/20/2017 10:54 AM
Brighton & Hove Albion 2-2 Stoke City
Brighton stretch their unbeaten run in the Premier League to five games as they draw with visitors Stoke.

11/20/2017 10:02 AM
Ashes: Nathan Lyon hopes Australia will 'end careers' of England players
Off-spinner Nathan Lyon hopes Australia can "end the careers" of some England players during the forthcoming Ashes series.

11/20/2017 09:05 AM
David Haye v Tony Bellew: Rematch postponed after Haye's 'freak' accident
David Haye's heavyweight rematch with Tony Bellew is postponed after Haye slips on the stairs in a "freak" training accident.

11/20/2017 08:43 AM
Michael Owen takes on jockey challenge
The 37-year-old has lost over a stone in weight and is preparing for his first race at Ascot.

11/20/2017 08:42 AM
Gaia Pope struggled with health before her death, father says
The father of teenager Gaia Pope says she "clearly couldn't cope" with epilepsy and other issues.

11/20/2017 08:37 AM
Newcastle United takeover: Financial firm tables formal bid in region of £300m
A financial firm headed by British businesswoman Amanda Staveley tables a formal takeover bid in the region of £300m for Newcastle United.

11/20/2017 08:00 AM
The army chief who took power
The army general who ruthlessly crushed the opposition in Zimbabwe is now being hailed as a political saviour.

11/20/2017 06:53 AM
Bizarre shape of interstellar asteroid
An asteroid that visited our Solar System from interstellar space is one of the most elongated celestial bodies known to science.

11/20/2017 06:24 AM
Tony Pulis: West Brom sack head coach after Chelsea defeat
Tony Pulis is sacked by West Brom with the club a point above the relegation zone and without a win in 10 Premier League games.

11/20/2017 06:01 AM
Germany's Merkel 'prefers new vote' after coalition talks fail
The German chancellor would opt for fresh elections over leading a minority government.

11/20/2017 05:14 AM
Politicians in cars: Good or bad spin?
Philip Hammond never did get in a driverless car - so here are some other politicians behind the wheel.

11/20/2017 05:13 AM
Chelsea loanee Fankaty Dabo scores 35-yard own goal for Vitesse Arnhem
Chelsea loanee and Vitesse defender Fankaty Dabo scores a calamitous 35-yard own goal as his side lose 4-2 to Groningen.

11/20/2017 04:52 AM
Tampon tax: How much have you spent?
The amount it has cost you depends on how old you are and when you started your first period.

11/20/2017 04:47 AM
What next for Robert and Grace?
We look at some of the options for Zimbabwe, its president, and his wife after the military takeover

11/20/2017 04:28 AM
Banned in China? Why Gigi and Katy missed big show
Gigi Hadid and Katy Perry were reportedly denied visas to attend the Victoria's Secret event.

11/20/2017 01:56 AM
Jana Novotna: Former Wimbledon champion dies at age of 49
The Women's Tennis Association says 1998 Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna, who had cancer, "died peacefully, surrounded by her family" aged 49.

11/20/2017 01:29 AM
Germany political crisis: What are the options?
German leaders might yet form a coalition, but a fresh election is also an option.

11/19/2017 11:52 PM
Why musicians are morbidly fascinated by Charles Manson
The cult leader's early recordings held a morbid fascination for musicians like Marilyn Manson.

11/19/2017 10:49 PM
Zimbabwe's week of upheaval in under two minutes
From tanks heading toward the capital Harare on Tuesday to President Robert Mugabe's surprise speech.

11/19/2017 09:26 PM
Why the young should watch the Budget
Housing, pay and debt are all issues that could come up in Wednesday's Budget presentation.

11/19/2017 02:55 PM
The hit-and-run that killed our Liam
Liam Rogerson was killed by a car that didn't stop. His family had to come to terms with their loss.

11/19/2017 12:25 PM
Why do so many US women die giving birth?
While progress has been made to curb death rates in other countries, the US has seen an increase.

11/19/2017 12:22 PM
What is the extent of China's influence in Zimbabwe?
The news that the head of Zimbabwe's military visited China days before it took power has sparked questions.

11/19/2017 12:09 PM
Meet the world's youngest self-made billionaire
How 27-year-old Irishman John Collison created IT firm Stripe with his brother, and became personally worth $1.1bn.

11/19/2017 10:56 AM
How social media saw the speech
The president defies demands to resign, triggering an avalanche of comments on social media.

11/19/2017 10:14 AM
Can this blogger become Russia's president?
Alexei Navalny is a social media sensation who wants to lead Russia. But he's got a few problems in his way.

11/19/2017 08:25 AM
Respect your elders: Why cultural norms benefit Mugabe
Why political veterans like Robert Mugabe still command the respect and goodwill of their opponents.

11/19/2017 12:47 AM
Robert Mugabe - revolutionary hero or the man who wrecked Zimbabwe?
A profile of Zimbabwe's former President Robert Mugabe, accused of destroying a prosperous country for the sake of power, but still seen by some as a revolutionary hero.

11/19/2017 12:15 AM
Emmerson Mnangagwa: The 'crocodile' who snapped back
Zimbabwe's former vice-president has had a volatile political career.

11/17/2017 01:07 PM
Zimbabwe crisis in 10 numbers
The statistics that explain how things have got so bad in Zimbabwe.

11/17/2017 08:50 AM
Why Zimbabwe is in such a bad way
The recent history of a country in turmoil.

11/16/2017 07:22 PM
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