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Madagascar stadium crush kills 15 during national celebrations
Dozens more were injured during national celebrations for the country's independence day.
news.bbc.co.uk | 27-Jun-2019 01:11

Paper review: Immigration promise and TV licence 'revolt'
Pledges from leadership rivals to protect free licenses and shake-up the immigration system feature.
bbc.co.uk | 27-Jun-2019 00:54

Stonewall Riots: “We found our strength in each other"
Members of the LGBT community fought against a police raid at the Stonewall Inn 50 years ago.
bbc.co.uk | 27-Jun-2019 00:46

Boeing suffers new 737 Max issue that could delay return
Regulators uncover a new issue with the doomed aircraft that could delay its return to service.
news.bbc.co.uk | 27-Jun-2019 00:29

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt unveil new pledges in leadership race
Boris Johnson wants a points system for immigrants and Jeremy Hunt would scrap some tuition fee debts.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 23:58

Labour anti-Semitism row: Chris Williamson allowed back into party
Chris Williamson was suspended after saying the party had been "too apologetic" over allegations.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 23:48

Gambia: Appeal after rape claim against ex-president Jammeh
Women and girls are urged to report any sexual violence committed by the exiled former president.
BBC News | 26-Jun-2019 23:37

Megan Rapinoe: Donald Trump tells US women's co-captain to 'respect flag'
President Trump tells US women's team co-captain Megan Rapinoe not to "disrespect our country" after she said she would not visit the White House if they won the World Cup.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 23:29

European countries set new June heat records amid heatwave
Germany, the Czech Republic and Poland hit their highest June temperatures on record on Wednesday.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 23:22

Denver drivers followed Google's detour down a dirt road
Denver drivers rushing to the airport took a GPS detour to avoid an hour-long traffic delay.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 23:14

Migrant crisis: US House and Senate at odds over bills
The Senate passes a border aid bill, setting up a showdown with the House over how the money is spent.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 23:09

Oregon Republican lawmakers hiding out from police in Idaho
The senate walkout was caused by a controversial climate bill that aims to lower the state's carbon emissions.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 22:04

Italy migrants: Rescue ship reaches Lampedusa despite warnings
A boat carrying 42 rescued migrants arrives in Italian waters despite being told to stay away.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 21:55

Manchester residents to sue over tower block cladding
Tower block residents in Manchester say their cladding is more combustible than Grenfell Tower.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 21:52

Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon over England match
Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Cameroon for team misconduct, offensive behaviour and fair play breaches during the Women's World Cup loss to England.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 21:41

Cricket World Cup: Babar & Haris guide Pakistan to victory against New Zealand
Watch the best of Babar Azam and Haris Sohail's 126-run match-winning partnership as Pakistan beat New Zealand by six wickets at the World Cup.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 21:23

Pakistan win adds to pressure on England - report & highlights
Pakistan keep their hopes of a World Cup semi-final place alive - and increase the prospect of England going out - with a six-wicket victory over New Zealand.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 21:12

Prince William: 'I'd support my child if they were gay'
But the duke admitted he would be "nervous" about the pressures a gay royal might face.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 20:47

Ipswich scrap metal merchant finds £20,000 in safe
The cash, which was found in old and current notes, was handed in to police.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 20:47

Bodies of US WW2 troops found on Pacific island
The soldiers are believed to have died fighting the Japanese during the three-day Battle of Tarawa.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 20:25

Blind autistic singer's church performance attracts America's Got Talent
The singer, who dedicated her performance to LGBT people, is approached after a video of it went viral.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 20:07

Royal Norfolk Show: Pigs race in 'Ham National'
A big day for the little piggies going "wee, wee, wee" all the way to the finish line.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 19:21

Lee Pomeroy death: 'Frenzied' train attack CCTV shown to jury
Lee Pomeroy suffered 18 knife wounds in an assault lasting little more than 25 seconds, a court hears.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 19:14

Holocaust: Dutch rail firm NS confirms compensation
The state-run company took part in deporting 107,000 Jews to Nazi death camps.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 19:06

England must still trust we're still best in world - Root
Joe Root says England must trust that they are still "the best team in the world" in order to get their World Cup campaign back on track.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 19:00

Eric Trump says waitress spat on him at Chicago cocktail bar
President Donald Trump's son called the alleged incident a "purely disgusting act."
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 18:49

Marc Marshall: Man who poured acid on himself in court dies
Marc Marshall poured a noxious substance on to his face after being sentenced for fraud offences.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 18:39

Trust 'undermined' by food delivery firms over hygiene
Hundreds of takeaways with poor hygiene ratings were listed on Just Eat and Deliveroo, the BBC finds.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 18:09

Your pictures on the theme of 'pathway'
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "pathway".
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 17:23

Why Zimbabwe has banned foreign currencies
The move shocks many as the largely cashless society fears a local currency that fuelled hyperinflation.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 16:11

Prince William: I'd support my child if gay
But he said he would be worried "how much harder their life could be" because of discrimination.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 14:48

Flat-pack home? Ikea moves in on UK housing
The Swedish company's joint venture BoKlok is working with Worthing council to build affordable homes.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 14:39

Migrant children in the US: The bigger picture explained
Why are migrant children fleeing to the US - and being detained? We explain the context.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 14:39

E-cigarettes: How safe are they?
They are much less harmful than smoking, despite a ban on sales of e-cigarettes in one US city.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 14:29

Support for homeless McDonald's worker shamed on Facebook
A man shamed on social media for sleeping at a McDonald's has received support from his community.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 14:17

Eastbourne: Watch best shots as Ons Jabeur shocks Johanna Konta
Watch some of the best shots as Tunisia's Ons Jabeur causes a shock in the third round at Eastbourne knocking out British number one Johanna Konta.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 14:03

Greenland Ice Sheet: 'More than 50 hidden lakes' detected
Only a handful of liquid water lakes had previously been detected under the kilometres-thick ice sheet.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 13:38

Lisa Faulkner: I'm pleased my IVF treatment didn't work
The TV presenter adopted an 18-month-old baby girl after unsuccessful IVF treatment.
bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 13:14

Man Utd reach agreement with Palace for £50m Wan-Bissaka
Manchester United reach an agreement with Crystal Palace to sign right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka in a deal worth £50m.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 13:03

Cricket World Cup: New Zealand lose Martin Guptill against Pakistan
Martin Guptill drags Mohammad Amir's delivery onto the stumps as New Zealand lose an early wicket against Pakistan in their World Cup match at Edgbaston.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 12:53

Women's World Cup: England's Steph Houghton & Mille Bright 'major doubts' for Norway
Defenders Steph Houghton and Millie Bright are doubts for England's World Cup quarter-final against Norway because of injury and illness respectively.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 12:51

Pink Liverpool gig surprise baby 'gets party started'
Denise Jones went into labour three weeks early and gave birth to baby girl, Dolly Pink.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 12:27

Malaysia seizes thousands of smuggled turtles at airport
Two Indian men are in custody after thousands of red-eared sliders are discovered in their luggage.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 12:26

US immigration: Drowning exposes risks of illegal crossing
A man from El Salvador and his baby daughter die in the Rio Grande trying to reach the US.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 12:15

Wimbledon 2019 seedings: Rafael Nadal is third behind Roger Federer & Novak Djokovic
Rafael Nadal is likely to be in the same half of the draw as Novak Djokovic and in line to face the defending champion in the semi-finals.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 12:14

Second US town pays up to ransomware hackers
Lake City becomes the second Florida town in two weeks to pay up after a ransomware attack.
news.bbc.co.uk | 26-Jun-2019 12:01

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