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Aberfan disaster: 50th anniversary marked with silence

42 min 58 sec ago
Wales falls silent later as the country remembers the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan disaster, in which 144 people - 116 of them children - died.

Russian warships to pass through English Channel

54 min 18 sec ago
A flotilla of Russian warships is expected to pass through the English Channel on Friday on route to Syria.

Lady Gaga as you've never seen her before?

1 hour 5 min ago
Lady Gaga talks about the inspiration behind her new album, and what she makes of the US presidential elections.

Ian Drake: British Cycling chief executive to leave his position in April

1 hour 11 min ago
British Cycling's Ian Drake announces he is to step down from his role as chief executive in April.

Witney by-election: Tory majority slashed in David Cameron's former seat

1 hour 30 min ago
The Tories hold David Cameron's former seat in a by-election, but see their majority reduced by 20,000 votes, while Labour wins in the constituency of the late Jo Cox.

Iraqi city of Kirkuk attacked as Mosul offensive continues

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 2:56am
Gunmen attack government buildings in the Iraqi city of Kirkuk as the operation to recapture Mosul from so-called Islamic State (IS) continues.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is right on Theo Walcott - Martin Keown

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 2:03am
Arsenal forward Theo Walcott's improved form is down to his new mindset, says Match of the Day pundit Martin Keown.

Aberfan remembered: Disaster in the Welsh valleys

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 1:26am
On 21 October 1966, 116 children and 28 adults in Aberfan, south Wales were killed after a waste tip collapsed.

Ladies only... #girlgaze instagram account

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 1:13am
New Instagram account #girlgaze wants to bring more women into photography.

Newspaper review: Child migrants and Gary Lineker

Fri, 10/21/2016 - 1:10am
The debate about child migrants continues in Friday's newspapers, as former footballer Gary Lineker is criticised for his reaction to the story.

US election: Trump takes aim at Clinton at gala

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 11:33pm
Donald Trump takes aim at Hillary Clinton in a speech at a traditional charity dinner in New York.

US election: Clinton and Trump trade barbs at Al Smith dinner

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 11:25pm
White House rivals Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump poke fun at each other at a charity dinner, but the Republican gets booed.

Hillary Clinton shows funny side at charity dinner

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 11:24pm
US presidential nominee Hillary Clinton poked fun at rival Donald Trump and at herself at a charity dinner in New York.

What's behind plan to move San Francisco homeless?

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 10:59pm
Wealthy San Francisco tech investors are bankrolling a law to ban the city's homeless from pitching tents - will it work?

Zero-tolerance to sexual violence at universities urged

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 10:11pm
Newly published guidelines urge universities to take a zero-tolerance approach to sexual violence and harassment.

New nuclear submarine given famous naval name

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 9:55pm
The Ministry of Defence says the first of four submarines to replace the present Trident nuclear missile fleet will be named Dreadnought, echoing famous ships of the past.

Microsoft shares at new high as cloud focus pays off

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 9:31pm
Microsoft's focus on cloud computing has helped it deliver better-than-expected quarterly profits and sent its shares to an all-time high.

Nick Triggle: How much money does the NHS waste?

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 9:24pm
Nick Triggle answers a reader's question on how much of the NHS budget is spent on administration and legal action and what is left for treatment.

'Terrifying trolling'

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 8:57pm
Black Mirror writer Charlie Brooker says his own experience of being "trolled" by the public influenced one of the latest episodes of the acclaimed series which deals with hatred on social media.

Sickening sights

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 8:44pm
At the Internet Watch Foundation, a team of 12 analysts spend their days viewing hundreds of images of child sexual abuse in order to block content - and even help rescue some abused children. BBC News finds out what doing the job is like.