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Germany's Merkel suffers blow as FDP pulls out of coalition talks

BBC - 10 hours 16 min ago
Germany's chancellor calls for "deep reflection" as the liberal FDP pulls out of coalition talks.

British Gas scraps standard tariff for new customers

BBC - 10 hours 23 min ago
The energy firm says it will not offer its standard variable tariff price category for new customers.

Jana Novotna: Former Wimbledon champion dies at age of 49

BBC - 10 hours 25 min ago
Jana Novotna, who won her sole Grand Slam singles title at Wimbledon in 1998, dies at the age of 49.

Jana Novotna cries after losing 1993 Wimbledon final

BBC - 10 hours 27 min ago
Watch Jana Novotna cry on the Duchess of Kent's shoulders after surrendering a commanding lead to slump to defeat by Steffi Graf in the Wimbledon women's singles final of 1993.

Zimbabwe's Mugabe faces looming resignation deadline

BBC - 10 hours 32 min ago
Zimbabwe's president has defied calls to resign despite his own party's threat to impeach him.

'No others involved' in Gaia Pope's death

BBC - 10 hours 34 min ago
Dorset Police say the teenager's death is being treated as "unexplained".

Brexit divorce bill: Theresa May to hold 'inner cabinet' talks

BBC - 10 hours 38 min ago
Brexit talks are being held up because the two sides cannot agree on how much the UK should pay.

Why the fracking fight in Kirby Misperton rumbles on

BBC - 10 hours 51 min ago
The rural Yorkshire village taken over by anti-fracking protesters, police vans and lorry convoys.

Ashes: Australia plan to 'open a few England scars' in first Test in Brisbane

BBC - 11 hours 17 min ago
England will be reminded of their failings from the 2013-14 Ashes whitewash when this series gets under way, says Australia paceman Josh Hazlewood.

I'm A Celebrity: Dec jokes about Ant's return to TV

BBC - 11 hours 21 min ago
Ant McPartlin went to rehab in June after becoming addicted to painkillers following a knee operation.

Charles Manson dies aged 83 after four decades in prison

BBC - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 3:04am
The cult leader sent his followers to commit a series of brutal murders in the late 1960s.

Newspaper headlines: Defiant Robert Mugabe 'clings to power'

BBC - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 2:58am
Monday's front pages are dominated by Robert Mugabe's efforts to "cling to power" in Zimbabwe.

Rugby League World Cup shuffle: A psychic croc an early start and emotional Fijians.

BBC - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 2:17am
Watch the best bits from the quarter-finals of the Rugby League World Cup including Burt the psychic crocodile, an early wake-up call and emotional Fijians.

The hit and run that shook our family

BBC - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:55pm
Liam Rogerson was killed by a car that didn't stop. The his family had to come to terms with their loss.

'I was shot in the knee as a punishment'

BBC - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 9:08pm
Northern Ireland church leaders condemn the rise of so-called "punishment attacks" against young people.

Tattoos, piercing and dreadlocks on Egypt's streets

BBC - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 8:52pm
From piercings to dreadlocks: Egypt's young embrace styles traditionally viewed there with suspicion.

The Queen and Prince Philip celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary

BBC - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 8:37pm
Images mark the platinum wedding anniversary of the Queen and Prince Philip.

'Don’t fall apart': Managing your mind at work

BBC - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 8:34pm
Like Minds: Does your work understand your mental health?

Meet the people battling online for Russia’s future

BBC - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 8:32pm
Who's winning the political fight on the Russian internet?

Garth Crooks' team of the week: Ozil, Sanchez, Salah, Wilson

BBC - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 8:27pm
Garth Crooks gets whimsical over one player's magnificence and includes three from one north London club in his team of the week.