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Chapecoense plane crash: Team awarded Copa Sudamericana

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 5:46pm
Brazilian club Chapecoense, who lost 19 players and staff in an air crash en route to the Copa Sudamericana final, are awarded the trophy.

India mourns one of its most colourful politicians

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 5:10pm
One of India's most influential and colourful politicians, J Jayalalitha, has died at 68.

Chinese buy President Xi and David Cameron visit pub

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 3:36pm
A village pub made famous by the visit of China's President Xi Jinping and David Cameron is bought by Chinese investors.

Jayalalitha: The 'goddess' of Tamil Nadu politics

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 3:27pm
Jayaram Jayalalitha, one of India's most flamboyant and controversial politicians, inspired a cult following and held her own in the masculine world of Tamil politics.

What's the Brexit legal case all about?

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 3:06pm
The BBC's Mark Easton explains the landmark legal case that will decide whether MPs need to be consulted before the Brexit process can begin.

Car filmed going in wrong direction on A14 near Ipswich

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 2:35pm
A car has been filmed travelling in the wrong direction on a busy road.

Trevor Bayliss expects Alastair Cook to captain England in 2017-18 Ashes

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 2:00pm
England coach Trevor Bayliss expects Alastair Cook to remain as Test captain for the 2017-18 Ashes series in Australia.

Fake embassy

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 1:59pm
An organised crime ring was giving out real US visas in Ghana's capital Accra for a decade - how did they get away with it for so long?

How might China respond to Trump tweets?

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 1:08pm
US President-elect Donald Trump has attacked China on social media - how might Beijing respond?

Reality Check: Are official GDP forecasts too gloomy?

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 7:09am
Were the official GDP forecasts from the Office for Budget Responsibility too gloomy?

Racial segregation 'growing in UK', Dame Louise Casey warns

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 4:41am
Ethnic segregation is growing and schools should do more to promote British values, a report says.

India's Jayaram Jayalalitha still 'critical' after heart attack

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 4:34am
One of India's most popular politicians, J Jayalalitha, remains critical after a heart attack.

Who will help Myanmar's Rohingya?

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 4:16am
Myanmar's Rohingya have been described by the UN as "the most friendless people in the world".

Matteo Renzi: Italy PM resigns after referendum defeat

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 4:09am
Italian PM Matteo Renzi resigns after admitting defeat in a constitutional referendum.

Pakistan hotel fire kills at least 11 people

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 3:54am
Guests describe their escape from a deadly hotel fire in Karachi, Pakistan.

Pizzagate: Gunman fires in restaurant at centre of conspiracy

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 3:53am
A man is arrested after opening fire in a restaurant at the centre of a bizarre fake US election story.

Gogglebox stars react to Scarlett Moffatt's I'm A Celeb jungle win

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 2:33am
Gogglebox stars praise Scarlett Moffatt on her I'm A Celeb jungle win

Newspaper review: 'Turmoil' in Europe and Queen Scarlett

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 1:56am
Votes in Austria and Italy and I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here feature on Monday's front pages.

Gamechanger

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 1:31am
By quitting while he is ahead, John Key has transformed New Zealand's political landscape, writes Colin James.

Trump attacks China in Twitter outburst

BBC - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 1:20am
US President-elect Donald Trump tweets criticism of China's monetary and South China Sea policies.