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Glass sculptures invite reflection at Kew Gardens

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 4:25pm
Visitors to Kew this spring will see a different kind of flowering thanks to US artist Dale Chihuly.

Julian Assange: Why Ecuador ended his stay in London embassy

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 4:04pm
From skateboarding to spying suspicions - why Ecuador said it was time to end Julian Assange's asylum.

Joseph Bertony: The spy who helped mastermind the Sydney Opera House

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 3:56pm
Joseph Bertony, whose 30,000 hand-written sums made the building's iconic sails possible, has died.

Baby girl who died after Clydebank flat fall named

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 3:45pm
The one-year-old was taken to hospital with critical injuries after falling from a flat window in Clydebank.

Poppy Devey Waterhouse murder: Ex-partner jailed for life

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 3:41pm
Poppy Devey Waterhouse suffered more than 100 injuries in the attack by her ex-boyfriend.

‘Consent condoms’ and 'anti-rape wristbands': Do they work?

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 3:22pm
The industry around products aimed at tackling sexual assault is growing. But do they work?

Bayern's Lewandowski & Coman had fist fight in training

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 3:06pm
Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski and winger Kingsley Coman had a fist fight during training, boss Niko Kovac confirms.

Hammond: Brexit deadlock leaves little room for key issues

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 3:00pm
The UK chancellor says getting a deal done soon will release "bandwidth" needed for key economic decisions.

Brexit: Conservatives and Labour continue talks

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 2:59pm
Parties bid to break parliamentary deadlock, following the delay of UK's departure date from the EU.

Can the Tories and Labour agree on Brexit?

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 2:22pm
Both sides want to avoid taking part in European elections but significant hurdles to agreement remain.

Audience ‘unaware’ of comic’s death at gig

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 1:39pm
Veteran comic Ian Cognito is pronounced dead after sitting down and falling silent mid-performance.

England's Vunipola defends Folau post on gay people

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 1:33pm
England's Billy Vunipola defends Australia full-back Israel Folau following controversial social media posts in which he said "hell awaits" gay people.

Arsenal investigate video showing racial abuse of Napoli's Koulibaly

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 1:18pm
A video appearing to show an Arsenal fan racially abusing Napoli's Kalidou Koulibaly is being investigated, the club say.

Julian Assange: Sweden considers reviving rape inquiry

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 1:03pm
The Wikileaks co-founder's arrest in the Ecuadorian embassy ended his flight from the investigation.

Bounty pregnancy club fined £400,000 over data handling

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 12:54pm
The club shared the personal data of more than 14 million people without proper consent.

Sudan coup: Military reaches out to protesters

Fri, 12/04/2019 - 12:04pm
The army seeks to reassure people protesting against the coup that its only concern is public order.

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