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Murray is men's tennis world No 1

Saturday, November 5th 2016, 21:31

Andy Murray becomes the first British singles player to be world number one since computerised rankings began in 1973.
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Esther Mahlangu: The woman who painted a BMW with chicken feathers

Thursday, November 3rd 2016, 15:28
related countries: South Africa South Africa
related places: London

The work of 81-year-old South African artist Esther Mahlangu is being featured at a major new exhibition at London's British Museum.
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Rurik Jutting had narcissistic disorder, defence says

Monday, October 31st 2016, 8:16
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

A British banker accused of killing two women in Hong Kong had a narcissistic personality disorder, the court has heard.
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Bangladesh v England: Hosts win by 108 runs - maiden Test win over England

Sunday, October 30th 2016, 13:43
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

England collapse after tea on day three of the second Test as they lose to Bangladesh for the first time in Tests.
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Calais 'Jungle': France urges UK to take more children

Saturday, October 29th 2016, 18:26
related countries: France France

France's president says the UK should take in more migrant children after the Calais "Jungle" shuts.
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'Why I don't like train make-up advert'

Friday, October 28th 2016, 17:41
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Tokyo

Alexandra, a British woman living in Tokyo, tells World Have Your Say why she disagrees with an advert discouraging women from applying make-up on the move.
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Syrian family: 'Accepted for asylum, then denied'

Friday, October 28th 2016, 11:36
related countries: Syria Syria

James Longman speaks to a Syrian family accepted for asylum in the UK twice - but then turned down twice.
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Syrian family granted asylum in UK stuck in Lebanon

Friday, October 28th 2016, 3:23
related countries: Lebanon Lebanon, Syria Syria

A Syrian family accepted for asylum in the UK have their relocation plans cancelled twice.
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In pictures

Friday, October 28th 2016, 0:45
related places: London

Rare 19th century photographs of Shanghai by English photographer William Saunders go on show in London in first public exhibition devoted to his work.
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Brexit: The Poles heading for the exit after referendum

Thursday, October 27th 2016, 23:11
related countries: Poland Poland

Some Polish people say they no longer feel welcome in Britain after Brexit and may leave.
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'There will always be people trying to cross to England'

Wednesday, October 26th 2016, 21:11

BBC News filmed in a hidden migrant camp an hour's drive away from Calais.
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'I killed my rapist when he came back for my sister'

Wednesday, October 26th 2016, 9:32
related countries: Tunisia Tunisia

A young Tunisian woman was photographed naked by a friend of her father's. He then used the images to silence her - until one day she snapped and took a bloody revenge. This story is part of the BBC's Shame series, which examines a disturbing new phe
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Rurik Jutting: Hong Kong murder trial shown 'torture' video

Tuesday, October 25th 2016, 6:21
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

Jurors in the Hong Kong murder trial of a British banker are shown mobile phone footage of the attack on one of the victims.
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South Africa's golden rhino of Mapungubwe travels to London

Monday, October 24th 2016, 23:15
related countries: South Africa South Africa
related places: London

One of South Africa's greatest historical artefacts is the star attraction of an exhibition of the country's art opening at the British Museum in London on 27 October.
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Banker pleads not guilty to HK murders

Monday, October 24th 2016, 7:06
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong, Indonesia Indonesia

British banker Rurik Jutting, accused of murdering two Indonesian women in Hong Kong, pleads not guilty at the start of his trial.
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Child refugees in Turkey making clothes for UK shops

Sunday, October 23rd 2016, 23:14
related countries: Turkey Turkey

Clothes made by child refugees in Turkey are ending up among those sold by leading British brands, a Panorama investigation reveals.
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Sew to survive

Sunday, October 23rd 2016, 0:04
related countries: Syria Syria

Panorama has gone undercover in Istanbul and found evidence that Syrian refugee children are making clothes for leading British brands.
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Winter chill

Saturday, October 22nd 2016, 23:59

Poles prepare to fight their corner to defend freedom of movement as EU countries gear up for Brexit negotiations with the UK.
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UK troops to join Nato Kosovo force in 2017

Saturday, October 22nd 2016, 23:35

The UK is to send about 30 soldiers to join the Nato force in Kosovo next year, Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon says.
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Russia accuses UK over 'shrinking' London embassy

Saturday, October 22nd 2016, 0:49
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: London

The Russian ambassador to the UK accuses the government of delaying the granting of visas to staff at the country's embassy in London.
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Juncker to BBC reporter: Are you the British Prime Minister?

Friday, October 21st 2016, 11:25

Ros Atkins asked leaders at the EU summit how dinner went the night before. Jean-Claude Juncker had his own question.
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Brexit: The pros and cons for Australian trade

Thursday, October 20th 2016, 17:19
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia

What could a post-Brexit trade deal with Britain mean for Australia?
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Is Brexit on agenda at Theresa May's first EU summit?

Thursday, October 20th 2016, 5:44

The BBC's Ros Atkins looks at whether Brexit will be high on the agenda during UK PM Theresa May's first EU summit.
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UK sends warships to shadow Russian naval task force

Wednesday, October 19th 2016, 16:16
related countries: Russia Russia

Two British warships have been sent to shadow a Russian aircraft carrier and other Russian naval ships heading towards the UK.
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Ecuador curbs Assange's internet to halt US election 'interference'

Wednesday, October 19th 2016, 6:44
related countries: Ecuador Ecuador
related places: London

Ecuador says it restricted internet access for the WikiLeaks founder at its London embassy to stop interference in the US presidential election.
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In search of Pravda

Wednesday, October 19th 2016, 0:17
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Pravda

It was reported last week that the Russian news organisation, Pravda, was about to open an office in Scotland. Is this really true?
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RT: NatWest denies shutting accounts of Russian TV channel

Tuesday, October 18th 2016, 21:36
related countries: Russia Russia

British bank NatWest denies reports it closed the UK accounts of RT, Russian state television's flagship international channel.
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Major Russian naval force sails to North Sea past Norway

Tuesday, October 18th 2016, 14:29
related countries: Norway Norway, Russia Russia, Syria Syria

A Russian aircraft-carrier leads a powerful flotilla past the Norwegian coast, heading for the UK and finally Syria.
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RT: NatWest to close Russian channel's UK bank accounts

Monday, October 17th 2016, 17:39
related countries: Russia Russia

Natwest bank is to close all accounts in the UK belonging to Russian state-run broadcaster RT, formerly Russia Today, a move denounced by the network.
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Aleppo bombing 'kills 14 members of one family'

Monday, October 17th 2016, 11:52
related countries: France France, Russia Russia, Syria Syria
related places: Eu

Fourteen members of one family die in an air strike on Aleppo, as EU foreign ministers discuss Russia and Syria's continued bombing of the city.
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Irish women 'access abortion pills online'

Monday, October 17th 2016, 4:06
related countries: Ireland Ireland

Women aged 25 to 35 are the most likely group in Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland to access medication online to end a pregnancy, a study suggests.
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Syria conflict: West considers new sanctions over Aleppo

Sunday, October 16th 2016, 18:45
related countries: Syria Syria, United States United States
related places: London

The US and UK warn the Syrian and Russian governments that new economic sanctions could be imposed if the bombing of Aleppo continues.
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Children of the Calais 'Jungle' trying to reach the UK

Sunday, October 16th 2016, 18:27

Campaigners call on the UK government to speed up its programme to resettle hundreds of unaccompanied children stranded in the Calais "Jungle".
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Children in Calais Jungle to arrive in UK 'in days'

Saturday, October 15th 2016, 8:28
related countries: France France

British and French officials begin registering unaccompanied children in the Calais "Jungle" who are hoping to join relatives in Britain.
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'Hard Brexit' or 'no Brexit' for Britain - Tusk

Thursday, October 13th 2016, 20:35

Britain's only alternative to a "hard Brexit" is "no Brexit", European Council President Donald Tusk says.
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Yemen carnage

Wednesday, October 12th 2016, 18:52
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, Yemen Yemen

Sending a British minister to Saudi Arabia after a deadly attack on a Yemen funeral is unlikely to stem criticism, writes Frank Gardner.
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UK school pupil ethnicity question angers Italy

Wednesday, October 12th 2016, 13:04
related countries: Italy Italy

Ambassador criticises forms that singled out southern Italians as separate groups.
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Donald Trump comments: Apprentice creator 'unable' to release footage

Tuesday, October 11th 2016, 12:03
related countries: United States United States

A British TV executive has said he is unable to make public previously unreleased footage of Donald Trump on the US version of The Apprentice.
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Economists win Nobel for contract theory

Monday, October 10th 2016, 11:42
related countries: Finland Finland

UK-born Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmstrom of Finland have won the Nobel Economics Prize for work on contract theory.
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Calais crisis: Migrant killed in accident with UK driver

Monday, October 10th 2016, 10:22
related countries: Eritrea Eritrea, France France
related places: Calais

An Eritrean migrant died and his wife was injured in an accident involving a British driver on a motorway near the French port of Calais.
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Iraq War allegation 'put me through hell'

Sunday, October 9th 2016, 23:32
related countries: Iraq Iraq

Three former heads of the British Army have criticised an organisation investigating allegations of misconduct by UK troops in the Iraq War
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Jungle migrant camp: Faith leaders urge Calais child action

Sunday, October 9th 2016, 9:41

Senior religious figures urge the PM to allow nearly 400 refugee children into the UK before the "Jungle" migrant camp near Calais is demolished.
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Gulp... it's Brexit

Sunday, October 9th 2016, 0:13
related countries: Spain Spain

Sherry has long given UK-Spanish relations a warm glow - but does Brexit put that at risk, Kevin Connolly asks.
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Barbed wit

Saturday, October 8th 2016, 0:15
related countries: North Korea North Korea
related places: London

A salon in west London attracts customers from all over the world, thanks to a poster of the North Korean president that went viral two years ago.
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Brexit: British expats sue EU's Juncker over talks

Friday, October 7th 2016, 15:15

British expats sue EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker over his order to prevent informal Brexit discussions.
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Kylie's fiance on why they won't marry just yet

Friday, October 7th 2016, 11:37
related countries: Australia Australia, Seychelles Seychelles

Joshua Sasse, Kylie Minogue's British fiance has told the Victoria Derbyshire programme that the couple won't get married until same-sex marriage becomes legal in Australia.
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Kylie Minogue wedding waits for Australian marriage equality

Thursday, October 6th 2016, 4:14
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia

The British fiance of singer Kylie Minogue says their plans for a wedding are on hold until same-sex marriage is legalised in Australia.
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UN court throws out Marshall Islands' nuclear weapons case

Wednesday, October 5th 2016, 11:23
related countries: Marshall Islands Marshall Islands, Pakistan Pakistan

The International Court of Justice says it does not have jurisdiction to rule in court cases brought by the Marshall Islands against the UK, India and Pakistan.
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The British police targeting bird poachers in Cyprus

Tuesday, October 4th 2016, 17:21
related countries: Cyprus Cyprus

The British authorities in Cyprus are doubling the number of officers targeting illegal songbird trapping on British military territory on the island.
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Jamie Oliver's paella recipe is panned online

Tuesday, October 4th 2016, 15:06

British chef Jamie Oliver draws flak online for a paella recipe, with some users branding it an "abomination".
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Strange matter wins physics Nobel

Tuesday, October 4th 2016, 14:16

The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to three British-born scientists for discoveries about strange forms of matter.
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UK PM to trigger Brexit by March 2017

Sunday, October 2nd 2016, 18:44
related countries: Portugal Portugal

Theresa May says she will trigger Brexit by the end of March, telling the Tory party conference it is time to strike a deal with the EU as an independent, sovereign UK.
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Week in pictures

Saturday, October 1st 2016, 23:15
related places: London

The best images from the world of entertainment and arts over the past week, including Britney Spears in London and Tom Hanks crashing a wedding.
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Rosetta: British scientists and role of UK Space Agency

Friday, September 30th 2016, 13:14

Where now for British scientists and plans to explore the galaxy?
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Raffaele Sollecito 'wants to rebuild image'

Thursday, September 29th 2016, 22:09

Raffaele Sollecito, who spent four years in prison for the murder of British student Meredith Kercher before his conviction was quashed, has told BBC Newsnight that he wants to rebuild his image.
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Brexit: Italian PM Matteo Renzi warns UK over EU rights

Thursday, September 29th 2016, 10:18
related countries: Italy Italy

It will be "impossible" for Brexit talks to result in a deal that gives Britons more rights than others outside the EU, Italian PM Matteo Renzi says.
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'British people made bad decision on EU'

Thursday, September 29th 2016, 6:41

Italy's PM says it will be "impossible" for Brexit talks to provide a deal that gives British people more rights than those outside the EU.
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Why is this woman flying 4,500 miles?

Tuesday, September 27th 2016, 23:01

British conservationist Sacha Dench is on the first leg of an epic 4,500 mile paramotor flight following migrating swans.
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Huge blue topaz stone on loan to Natural History Museum

Tuesday, September 27th 2016, 19:12
related places: London

A blue topaz stone, thought to be the largest-ever, is to go on permanent loan to the Natural History Museum in London.
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Will it fly?

Tuesday, September 27th 2016, 16:40
related countries: Germany Germany

The idea of beefing up a EU military prompts a warning from the UK's defence secretary but reassurance from Germany and Nato.
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Disposable women

Monday, September 26th 2016, 22:56

Women in South Asia are being used and abandoned by the British Asian men who marry them. Should their treatment be classed as a form of domestic violence?
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Syria conflict: US and UK rhetoric 'unacceptable' - Russia

Monday, September 26th 2016, 15:47
related countries: Russia Russia, Syria Syria, United States United States

Russia criticises the US and UK for using "unacceptable" rhetoric in speeches on Syria at the UN, after being accused of "barbarism".
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New in the UK

Monday, September 26th 2016, 11:38

From bland food and small beds to driving on the left, international students tell us what surprised them about life in the UK.
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Syria conflict: Russia 'may have committed war crime' - Johnson

Sunday, September 25th 2016, 12:36
related countries: Russia Russia, Syria Syria
related places: Aleppo

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson suggests that Russia may have committed a war crime in Syria, if it was behind an attack on an aid convoy near Aleppo.
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Liverpool calling

Saturday, September 24th 2016, 23:06
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Cambridge, Kabul

When 15-year-old Waheed Arian arrived in the UK from 1990s Afghanistan, he was told he would probably become a taxi driver. Some years later, he started a degree at the University of Cambridge and has now set up a scheme where British doctors advise
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Inside the RAF's Iraq campaign as it tries to liberate Mosul

Friday, September 23rd 2016, 21:11
related countries: Iraq Iraq
related places: Mosul

Defence correspondent Jonathan Beale has spent time with the British air force helping Iraqi troops in Mosul.
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The Briton behind new African-American museum in Washington

Friday, September 23rd 2016, 20:21
related countries: United States United States
related places: Washington

Nick Bryant meets the British architect David Adjaye, who's built the National Museum of African-American History and Culture.
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Ig Nobel win for Alpine 'goat man'

Thursday, September 22nd 2016, 23:06
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

A British man who lived in the Swiss Alps as a goat for three days wins one of this year's Ig Nobel prizes.
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Refugee crisis: Plan to create 100,000 jobs in Ethiopia

Wednesday, September 21st 2016, 20:47
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia

Britain, the European Union and the World Bank announce a $500m plan to build two industrial parks to help provide work for refugees.
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Andy Hall: Thai court finds UK activist guilty of defamation

Tuesday, September 20th 2016, 9:38
related countries: Thailand Thailand

UK activist Andy Hall is given a three-year suspended sentence in Thailand for defamation, over a report alleging abuses in the fruit industry.
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British Baron's daughter killed in Philippines amid drug war

Tuesday, September 20th 2016, 8:48
related countries: Philippines Philippines
related places: Manila

The daughter of a late British baron, Maria Aurora Moynihan, is shot dead in the Philippines, where authorities are fighting a deadly war on drugs.
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British Colonial Co: Outrage in Australia over theme restaurant

Tuesday, September 20th 2016, 7:22
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia

An Australian restaurant celebrating the "stylish days" of the British Empire is criticised on social media for romanticising colonialism.
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Fading glory

Sunday, September 18th 2016, 23:12
related countries: India India
related places: London

London-based photographer Karan Kapoor records some of India's dying Christian communities who are trying to preserve their identities in rapidly changing times.
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Visegrad Group of EU states 'could veto Brexit deal'

Saturday, September 17th 2016, 22:05

A group of Central European countries is ready to veto any Brexit deal that would limit right to work in the UK, Slovakian PM Robert Fico says.
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Theresa May could begin Brexit process by February, says Tusk

Saturday, September 17th 2016, 4:37

The president of the European Council says British PM Theresa May told him she could trigger the Brexit process by February.
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Six women targeted in NYC fire attacks

Friday, September 16th 2016, 18:03
related places: New York

The suspects who set fire to the clothing of a Scottish Muslim tourist in New York also targeted five other women, say police.
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Medical records hacked: 53 British athletes from Rio could be named - Ukad

Thursday, September 15th 2016, 15:43

The head of UK Anti-Doping says 53 British athletes from the Rio Olympics may be at risk of having their medical details published by hackers.
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British ambassador performs Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca

Thursday, September 15th 2016, 13:46
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
related places: Mecca

The British ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Simon Collis, takes the annual pilgrimage to Mecca after converting to Islam.
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More hacked athletes' files released

Thursday, September 15th 2016, 11:45
related countries: Russia Russia

The stolen medical records of British cyclists Chris Froome and Sir Bradley Wiggins are released by alleged Russian hackers.
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Juncker proposes EU military headquarters

Wednesday, September 14th 2016, 16:49

The EU needs a military headquarters to work towards a common military force, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker tells MEPs.
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Malcolm Roberts: Australian senator wants 'OzExit' from UN

Wednesday, September 14th 2016, 9:03
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia

A newly elected senator uses his maiden speech to say Australia should take inspiration from the UK and "OzExit" from the United Nations.
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UK MPs decry UK-French Libya campaign

Wednesday, September 14th 2016, 7:41
related countries: France France, Libya Libya

Britain's 2011 military intervention in Libya was based on "erroneous assumptions", according to MPs who blame ex-PM David Cameron for the lack of a coherent strategy.
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Britain's first all-black Hamlet performed

Wednesday, September 14th 2016, 5:12

The first all-black production of Hamlet in Britain is being performed as part of the Shakespeare 400 anniversary celebration.
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Australian Snack Bar painting ruled too important to send to UK

Tuesday, September 13th 2016, 14:48
related countries: Aruba Aruba

A wartime painting of a restaurant in Sydney's seedy Kings Cross is blocked from being exported to England because of its national importance.
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The doctors 'breaking the siege' in Aleppo via Skype

Tuesday, September 13th 2016, 13:20
related countries: Syria Syria
related places: Aleppo

BBC Newsnight meets the UK doctor who is directing life-saving surgery in the Syrian city of Aleppo via Skype.
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Sally Hawkins film Maudie delights Toronto

Tuesday, September 13th 2016, 3:58

A film starring British actress Sally Hawkins about a painter with severe arthritis has a rapturous reception at Toronto film festival.
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Moment Thames ferry crashes into Canary Wharf pier

Sunday, September 11th 2016, 17:11
related places: London

A 300-tonne passenger boat with 151 people on board crashed into a pier on the Thames in London after its engine caught fire.
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British school students 'stole Auschwitz artefacts'

Friday, September 9th 2016, 17:36
related countries: Poland Poland

Two British teenagers stole items including buttons and a rusted hair clipper from the Auschwitz death camp, a court in Poland hears.
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Brussels battalions?

Friday, September 9th 2016, 13:21
related countries: Belgium Belgium

The UK's vote to leave the EU could pave the way for the bloc to forge a new European army, writes Jonathan Marcus.
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Florida flight diverted to Boston because of 'disruptive' passenger

Friday, September 9th 2016, 5:41
related places: Boston

A British Airways flight from London Gatwick airport to Orlando, Florida, is diverted to Boston because of a "disruptive" British passenger.
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Para-kayaker's 'life-changing experience'

Friday, September 9th 2016, 0:17

Para-kayaker Nick Beighton struggled with becoming disabled, and had a lot of soul-searching after London 2012.
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Swiss lessons for Brexit - in 10, 30 and 60 seconds

Thursday, September 8th 2016, 21:05
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

The BBC's economics editor Kamal Ahmed has been in Switzerland to learn what the non-EU country can teach the UK during Brexit negotiations.
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Solar tuk-tuk journey halted by robbery in France

Wednesday, September 7th 2016, 12:15
related countries: France France, India India
related places: Paris

A seven-month solo journey from India to the UK in a solar and electric-powered tuk-tuk has been paused after the driver's passport was stolen near Paris.
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Inuit kayak journey to Scotland recreated

Wednesday, September 7th 2016, 9:02
related countries: Greenland Greenland

Two adventurers have kayaked from Greenland to Scotland to show that the journey was possible for Inuit in the 17th and 18th centuries.
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A 16-year-old British girl earns £48,000 helping Chinese people name their babies

Wednesday, September 7th 2016, 4:54
related countries: China China

Beau Jessop, a 16-year-old from Gloucestershire, names more than 200,000 babies in China and is paid £48,000 for the privilege.
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Rio Paralympics 2016: Classification is 'bedrock' of sport says BPA chief

Tuesday, September 6th 2016, 21:04

British Paralympics boss Tim Hollingsworth rejects claims the classification system is being manipulated to boost medal chances.
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British mapmaker highlights rudest places in Australia

Tuesday, September 6th 2016, 15:26
related countries: Australia Australia

Peculiar Nob, Titwobble Lane, Windy Saddle, Pensioners Bush and Intercourse Island are among the actual place names featured on a new map of Australia.
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Dirty labs

Monday, September 5th 2016, 23:40

BBC's undercover reporter shown Breaking Bad style lab making 'legal high' drugs to send to the UK.
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Samia Shahid: Uncle arrested in 'honour killing' case

Saturday, September 3rd 2016, 14:23
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

The uncle of a British woman who died in Pakistan in a suspected so-called "honour killing" is arrested on suspicion of falsifying medical documents.
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Northern lights

Friday, September 2nd 2016, 1:41
related countries: Greenland Greenland

What can the UK learn from Greenland's 1982 departure from the EU?
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