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Rodrigo Duterte 'happy to slaughter' addicts as Hitler did Jews

BBC - 20 hours 57 min ago
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte compares his anti-drug campaign to the Holocaust, saying he would be happy to kill as many drug addicts as Hitler did Jews.

Oxford abduction: Hunt continues for schoolgirl rapists

BBC - 21 hours 10 min ago
The car used by two men who abducted and raped a 14-year-old girl on her way to school could provide the "key" to catching them, police say.

Lewis Hamilton returns to form in Malaysia practice

BBC - 21 hours 15 min ago
Lewis Hamilton is in convincing form as he heads Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in second practice at the Malaysian Grand Prix.

Lorries face London ban 'to protect cyclists'

BBC - 21 hours 19 min ago
Thousands of lorries could be banned from London to make the roads safer for cyclists.

Shimon Peres funeral gets under way in Israel

BBC - 21 hours 20 min ago
The funeral of the late Israeli leader, Shimon Peres, gets under way, with dozens of foreign dignitaries including Barack Obama attending.

Ben Emmerson QC resigns as child abuse inquiry lawyer

BBC - 21 hours 36 min ago
The most senior lawyer working for the independent inquiry into historical child sexual abuse in England and Wales, Ben Emmerson QC, resigns.

Eric Black: Southampton assistant named in corruption claims

BBC - 21 hours 39 min ago
Southampton assistant boss Eric Black gave undercover reporters advice on how to bribe officials at other clubs, the Daily Telegraph claims.

Deutsche Bank: From bombs and bravado to risks of a bailout

BBC - Fri, 09/30/2016 - 2:22am
Deutsche Bank is under the most pressure a major lender has faced since the financial crisis, but many trace its woes back beyond the banking crash.

The low-tech solution helping to preserve an ice grotto

BBC - Fri, 09/30/2016 - 1:36am
The low-tech solution helping to preserve an ice grotto in Switzerland's Rhone Glacier.

Rosetta probe set for comet collision

BBC - Fri, 09/30/2016 - 1:30am
The audacious Rosetta mission has been commanded to end its investigation of Comet 67P by crashing into the 4km-wide ball of ice and dust.

Newspaper headlines: Further football finance claims on front pages

BBC - Fri, 09/30/2016 - 1:02am
The Daily Telegraph makes more allegations about financial dealings in football, while in other news restaurants are told to slim down the size of their puddings.

One in six young people 'eat fast food twice a day'

BBC - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 9:49pm
One in six young people eat fast food twice a day, according to a survey of the nation's eating habits.

BBC Sooty row over 'sexing up' revealed

BBC - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 9:09pm
Introducing a female puppet to Sooty's TV show in the 1960s was so controversial that the BBC director general had to step in, a documentary reveals.

Swinging back?

BBC - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 8:32pm
A raucous, partisan atmosphere is expected in Minnesota as the US try to beat Europe in the Ryder Cup for the first time since 2008, writes Tom Fordyce.

Wealth of people in their 30s has 'halved in a decade'

BBC - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 8:09pm
People in their early 30s are "half as wealthy" as those now in their 40s were at the same age, a report finds.

Ryder Cup 2016: Europe & United States pairings announced

BBC - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 7:51pm
Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson are sent out first for Europe as they bid to win a fourth successive Ryder Cup against the United States.

Back in the country

BBC - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 7:36pm
The Shires made history when they became the first British country band to score a top 10 album - but can they repeat that success on the other side of the Atlantic with their new record, My Universe?

Big screen Barack

BBC - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 7:35pm
As Barack Obama's time at the White House draws to an end, film-makers are turning their attention to his early life.

7 days quiz

BBC - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 7:31pm
The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.

Hidden moments

BBC - Thu, 09/29/2016 - 7:22pm
As Colombians decide whether to accept a ceasefire with the Farc, a look at the work of photographer Jesus Abad Colorado Lopez.