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Raheem Sterling says Real Madrid are a 'fantastic club' but is 'really happy' at Manchester City

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 8:37am
Raheem Sterling says Real Madrid are a "fantastic club" but insists he is happy at Manchester City.

Women's T20 World Cup: Shafali Verma, 16, hits first six of tournament

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 8:32am
Sixteen-year-old Shafali Verma hits the first six of the Women's T20 World Cup for India against hosts Australia.

Coronavirus: Repatriation flight for Britons on Diamond Princess delayed

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 7:58am
Repatriating about 70 UK nationals from Japan is "logistically complicated", the embassy in Tokyo says.

Baxter killings: Australia detective stood down for 'victim blaming'

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 7:46am
Comments that the man who killed his family may have been "driven too far" sparked fury in Australia.

Russia meddling to help Trump win re-election, US lawmakers hear

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 7:25am
US intelligence agencies reportedly warned Congress of the alleged meddling in a meeting last week.

Quaden Bayles: Australian boy in bullying video receives global support

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 6:51am
A viral clip of bullied Australian boy Quaden Bayle has triggered an outpouring of support globally.

EastEnders 35th anniversary: My life as a superfan

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 6:35am
It's the 35th anniversary this week - here's what the show means to a superfan.

Dot Cotton: Actress June Brown says she has left EastEnders 'for good'

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 5:02am
The 93-year-old has played Dot Cotton, one of the programme's longest-running characters, for 35 years.

'What was that all about?': Donald Trump mocks Oscars winner Parasite

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 4:34am
"What was that all about?" Trump asked as he spoke at a campaign rally in Colorado.

Wood burners: Most polluting fuels to be banned in the home

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 2:34am
Owners of wood burners and open fires will be discouraged from burning coal or wet wood from next year.

Iran hardliners set to sweep parliamentary polls

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 2:27am
Thousands of moderates were barred from standing, with the outcome likely to weaken the president.

Germany shooting: Vigils held for victims of racist attack

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 2:14am
Germany's government is facing calls to do more to combat far-right extremism following the attack.

How Hollywood movies saved a gay Russian teenager

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 1:04am
A mail order bride moved to the US with her gay son, but her conservative husband had a surprise in store.

British pianist James Rhodes drives child abuse reform in Spain

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 1:03am
Spain's child abuse laws are set for an overhaul under the new government thanks to James Rhodes.

Brexit: How do you negotiate a trade agreement?

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 1:02am
There are a lot of negotiations to be done this year. Chris Morris looks at how they should be done.

Quiz of the week: On the Brits, Storm Dennis and more

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 12:59am
Have you been paying attention to what's been going on during the past seven days?

Running stories: How running helped me fight anxiety and bulimia

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 12:59am
Jess has anxiety and has previously had depression and bulimia, but says running has given her a new energy.

Talking to your neighbours is mandatory if you live here

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 12:58am
A block of flats in Sweden is tackling loneliness by mixing age groups - and making socialising an obligation.

Coronavirus: Ukraine protesters attack buses carrying China evacuees

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 12:44am
President Volodymyr Zelensky urged people to show solidarity and remember "we are all human".

Twenty-stone Scots wrestler swapped ring for the runway

Fri, 21/02/2020 - 12:39am
Jonathan Geary thought it was a joke when he was asked to try modelling but he could now help young men feel accepted.