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'See you in court,' Nova Scotia lotto win aunt tells nephew

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:42pm
Both posing with the giant cheque, the Nova Scotia lottery winners openly feuded over the winnings.

Iceman's last meal was high-fat, high-calorie feast

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:39pm
Mountain goat, red deer, cereal grains and a toxic fern: What our ancestors ate 5,000 years ago.

Warm weather reveals previously unknown archaeology

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:35pm
The sites in the Borders, central Scotland and Peebles have been revealed by marks in crops only visible after a prolonged dry spell.

Kylie Jenner: How the reality teen founded a cosmetics empire

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:32pm
Kylie Jenner is not old enough to drink alcohol in the US yet, but is worth almost $1bn.

Why US presidents love to play golf in Scotland

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:32pm
Donald Trump is not the only US president to have taken to the fairways of Scotland.

The 'vegetarian' mutton curry that unites Bengalis

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:29pm
Columnist Rajyasree Sen traces the culinary clash between Bangladesh and India's West Bengal.

Trump in the UK: The rules around aerial protests

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:25pm
What are the rules around flying a Donald Trump balloon in Central London?

Quiz: Who's the hospital hero?

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:22pm
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world over the past seven days?

Phone in the right hand? You're a hacker!

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:21pm
How firms are using cutting-edge techniques to stop cyber criminals breaching their networks.

Living with facials scars in Nigeria

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 7:11pm
Nigerian Olatunbosun Damilola says the facial scars her parents gave her mean she faces discrimination.

'Extraordinary level of demand' on Wiltshire Police

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 5:51pm
The commissioner's plea came as a road in Salisbury was cordoned off after a man was said to be ill.

World Cup 2018: How England have reconnected with their fans in Russia - Alan Shearer

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 4:32pm
Former Three Lions captain Alan Shearer on a nerve-wracking night at the Luzhniki Stadium and how England have reconnected with their fans at this World Cup

Norfolk Battle of Britain ace Tom 'Ginger' Neil dies

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 4:12pm
Tom "Ginger" Neil was one of the last living Battle of Britain aces still died at the age of 97

Serena Williams: Wimbledon final is 'awesome' after having baby

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 3:15pm
Serena Williams says being in the Wimbledon final was not "inevitable" after her childbirth complications but is ready for the match of her life.

England v India: Record-breaking Kuldeep Yadav bamboozles hosts

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 3:12pm
Kuldeep Yadav claims the best figures by a spinner in a one-day international in England to set India on the way to a massive win in the series opener at Trent Bridge.

England v India: Kuldeep, Rohit & Kohli lead tourists to victory at Trent Bridge

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 2:36pm
India thrash England at Trent Bridge, winning the first one-day international by eight wickets.

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will renew rivalry in Wimbledon semi-finals

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 1:59pm
Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have met more than any other two players in the Open Era - and the pair are ready to resume their long-standing rivalry on the Grand Slam stage.

Antonio Conte: Why did Italian's Chelsea reign turn sour?

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 1:49pm
With Antonio Conte set to depart Chelsea, Simon Stone sheds some light on why the Italian's two-year reign has come to an end.

Wimbledon 2018: Epic rally, slips, architects & day 10 funnies

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 1:39pm
Watch the quirkier moments from women's semi-final day at Wimbledon as Serena Williams and Angelique Kerber dominate on Centre Court.

Leeds school uses spoons to help prevent forced marriage

BBC - Thu, 07/12/2018 - 1:35pm
A school tells pupils to hide the spoons in their underwear to trigger metal detectors at airports.