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Manchester attack: Police make tenth arrest

BBC - 8 hours 53 min ago
The man arrested overnight is now one of eight being held over Monday's Manchester Arena attack.

IFS criticises Labour and Tory plans

BBC - 9 hours 1 min ago
Neither major party is being "really honest" with voters, according to a leading think tank.

Gianforte wins Montana vote despite 'body slam' charge

BBC - 9 hours 51 min ago
US Republican Greg Gianforte, charged with assaulting the Guardian's Ben Jacobs, is elected to Congress.

General election 2017: Corbyn links terror threat to wars abroad

BBC - 10 hours 2 min ago
The Labour leader will say UK foreign policy must change, as campaigning resumes after the Manchester attack.

Did French president snub Donald Trump at Nato summit?

BBC - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 2:19am
President Macron tweeted this video - leading to renewed comments about the politics of handshakes.

Trump Russia inquiry: Kushner under FBI scrutiny - US media

BBC - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 1:59am
Investigators believe Mr Trump's son-in-law has information relevant to the Russia probe, reports say.

General election 2017: Workers' rights v robo jobs - a quandary for all campaigns

BBC - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 1:54am
Artificial intelligence will have a huge impact on jobs - so are the parties still committed to it?

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: Arsenal FA Cup win would make it a 'better season'

BBC - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 1:15am
Winning the FA Cup final would make it "a better season" for Arsenal, says midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

FA Cup final: The funniest moments from this season's tournament

BBC - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 1:14am
BBC Sport looks back at the funny and quirky moments from this season's FA Cup, including excitable commentators, eccentric celebrations and some dodgy line painting.

Council's all-male cabinet 'new low for diversity'

BBC - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 1:11am
Vale of Glamorgan ruling group's choice is a cause of concern for electoral reform campaigners.

Newspaper headlines: May and Corbyn unveil anti-terror strategies

BBC - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 1:03am
Papers report on plans to crack down on social media and a change in foreign policy to fight extremism.

Greek goddess statue removed in Bangladesh after Islamist outcry

BBC - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 12:14am
Bangladeshi Islamist groups said the statue of Themis - the goddess of justice - hurt religious sentiment.

SOS mystery in remote Western Australia stumps police

BBC - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 9:30pm
A distress signal spotted in a remote region prompts fears that someone could be missing.

Learn Russian? Which languages Americans study and why

BBC - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 9:19pm
John Kerry joked about Americans learning Russian, but global politics do influence languages studied.

Who is Nicola Sturgeon? A profile of the SNP leader

BBC - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 8:52pm
As she leads the SNP into a fourth election in under three years, BBC Scotland examines the rise of Nicola Sturgeon.

Everest climbers worried about oxygen bottle theft

BBC - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 8:24pm
There is concern about the increasing theft of oxygen bottles from high camps.

Schools worse off under Conservatives, says IFS

BBC - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 8:19pm
Independent think tank the IFS says schools will fare worse financially under the Conservatives.

The Stanley Matthews football revolution made in Ghana

BBC - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 8:13pm
The 1957 tour that created the first global football superstar.

Eddie Maher: How I took my family on the run for 19 years

BBC - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 7:46pm
Eddie Maher went on the run after driving off with £1.2m in a Securicor van. Remarkably, he kept it up for 19 years taking a wife and children from one US city to another.

7 days quiz: How does Russell Crowe know so much about Ed Sheeran?

BBC - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 7:45pm
7 days quiz: How does Russell Crowe know so much about Ed Sheeran?