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Israel Folau criticised for 'appalling' Australia bushfire remarks

Mon, 18/11/2019 - 1:57am
Israel Folau used a sermon to link Australia's bushfire crisis to same-sex marriage and abortion laws.

Good grades and a desk 'key for university hopes'

Mon, 18/11/2019 - 1:40am
High parental expectations and being happy at school are also important factors, a study suggests.

General election 2019: Lib Dems and SNP in court over TV debate exclusion

Mon, 18/11/2019 - 1:07am
The Lib Dems and SNP say it is unfair to be excluded from Tuesday's ITV general election leaders debate.

General Election 2019: Ex-MPs talk about abuse and mental health

Mon, 18/11/2019 - 12:57am
Two politicians reflect on the impact public abuse has on their mental health.

The fight to get citizenship for descendants of German Jews

Mon, 18/11/2019 - 12:51am
A UK lawyer says Germany is violating its constitution by denying citizenship to some descendants of Nazi victims.

Ever tried revenge honey? It tastes good

Mon, 18/11/2019 - 12:49am
Justin Rowlatt is attacked by bees in Ethiopia's Tigray province, where vast tracts of land have been regreened.

'I've spent my life in fear of being called fat'

Mon, 18/11/2019 - 12:46am
Megan Jayne Crabbe was five when she started a war with her weight - now she's a body positive Instagram activist.

Huge Flow Country wildfire 'doubled Scotland's emissions'

Mon, 18/11/2019 - 12:27am
The massive fire in the Flow Country in May doubled Scotland's greenhouse gas emissions while it burnt.

'I'm Hispanic but can't speak Spanish'

Mon, 18/11/2019 - 12:21am
Figgy is Mexican-American but he can't speak Spanish - he explains why that matters.

Climate defenders: The woman helping coal miners to save the planet

Mon, 18/11/2019 - 12:20am
Sharan Burrow wants to find alternative livelihoods for coal miners and therefore help protect our climate.

'I spend 250 days a year away from home'

Mon, 18/11/2019 - 12:09am
Federico González runs the Radisson Hotel Group, and refuses to name his favourite place to stay.

Are our financial lives controlled by biased algorithms?

Mon, 18/11/2019 - 12:07am
Amid probes into Apple's "sexist" credit card, questions are being asked of IT-based financial decisions.

Newspaper headlines: 'Regret' and 'success' over Andrew's interview

Sun, 17/11/2019 - 11:30pm
Prince Andrew's TV interview with the BBC once again dominates many of the newspapers.

General election 2019: Leaders woo business with tax and apprenticeship vows

Sun, 17/11/2019 - 10:47pm
Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn and Jo Swinson are all set to make speeches to UK business leaders.

ATP Finals: Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Dominic Thiem to win ATP Finals title

Sun, 17/11/2019 - 10:16pm
Stefanos Tsitsipas fights back from a set down to beat Dominic Thiem in a final-set tie-break to become the youngest winner of the ATP Finals in 18 years.

England 'further ahead' than in 2018 - Southgate

Sun, 17/11/2019 - 9:57pm
Gareth Southgate says his England side are "further ahead" than they were at the corresponding stage of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.

Missing Leah Croucher's brother Haydon dies

Sun, 17/11/2019 - 9:45pm
Their father confirms the death of Haydon Croucher in an emotional post on Facebook.

Tsitsipas beats Thiem in final-set tie-break to win ATP Finals title - highlights & report

Sun, 17/11/2019 - 9:29pm
A nerveless Stefanos Tsitsipas comes from a set down to beat Dominic Thiem and become the youngest winner of the ATP Finals in 18 years.

Manchester City's Georgia Stanway scores twice and is sent off against West Ham

Sun, 17/11/2019 - 8:40pm
Manchester City's Georgia Stanway has an eventful afternoon against West Ham, scoring two goals and assisting another, before collecting a second yellow card and being sent off.

Panorama Investigation: War crimes scandal exposed

Sun, 17/11/2019 - 7:23pm
British Special Forces have been accused of covering up the killings of four young Afghans in 2012.

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