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Swede detained after Barcelona police fire on stolen butane gas truck

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 1:35pm
A Swedish man is held after a truck full of butane gas was driven the wrong way down a highway.

Thistlecrack: Gold Cup favourite out for season with tendon tear

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 1:35pm
Cheltenham Gold Cup favourite Thistlecrack is ruled out for the rest of the season with a slight tendon tear.

France 'attack plot': Three arrested

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 1:30pm
Three people are arrested in France on suspicion of plotting a terrorism attack, police sources say.

European Indoor Championships 2017: Laura Muir heads GB line-up

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 1:00pm
Laura Muir will attempt to win 1500m and 3,000m gold at the European Indoor Championships in Serbia in March as GB announces its team.

Inexcusable inaction

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 12:41pm
More than 600 black South Africans drowned in WW1 when their ship was struck by a Royal Mail vessel. But why did the captain blamed for the tragedy do nothing to help?

House of Lords is 'London's best day-care centre'

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 12:31pm
A new behind-the-scenes documentary features criticisms of the way the Upper House works.

Muslim teacher Juhel Miah denied entry to US 'not given reason'

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 12:25pm
A Muslim teacher denied entry to the United States while on a school trip says he has still not been told why.

Sutton v Arsenal: Wayne Shaw's pie eating investigated by Gambling Commission

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 12:19pm
The Gambling Commission is investigating whether there was a breach of betting regulations during Arsenal's FA Cup win over Sutton on Monday.

Israeli soldier gets 18 months for killing wounded Palestinian attacker

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 12:05pm
Victim's father calls sentence a "joke" in a case which split opinion in Israel on the use of force.

Heterosexual couple lose civil partnership challenge

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 12:05pm
Rebecca Steinfeld and Charles Keidan want to have a civil partnership instead of a marriage.

Ireland target first Test appearance in 2018

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 11:57am
Ireland aim to play their first Test in 2018 rather than this year, according to Cricket Ireland chief executive Warren Deutrom.

BBC to examine SS-GB mumbling complaints

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 11:47am
The BBC will look into the sound levels for its new drama SS-GB after viewers complain about mumbling.

Storm Doris to bring snow and wind to Scotland

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 11:34am
The fourth named storm of this winter, Doris, is expected to bring high winds and snow to Scotland on Thursday.

Hospital saves baby hippo at Harambe zoo

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 11:31am
Cincinnati Zoo's premature baby hippo Fiona needed urgent treatment for dehydration.

Government finances record £9.4bn surplus in January

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 11:22am
Analysts say the government could undershoot the forecast deficit for current financial year.

'Stubborn' swan blocks M27 at Fareham

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 11:14am
A traffic camera captures the moment an officer chases a swan down the M27 in Hampshire.

Kevin Pietersen says IPL auction is a 'slap in Test cricket's face'

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 10:51am
Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen says the IPL auction on Monday delivered "another slap in Test cricket's face".

Shopper's lucky escape as car crashes through window

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 10:35am
A man had an extraordinary escape when a car crashed through a shop window in New York.

What future for E numbers after Brexit?

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 10:28am
How Brexit might create complications for the way food in the UK is labelled.

Milo Yiannopoulos dropped over paedophilia comments

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 9:48am
The provocateur will not speak at a US conservative conference due to his comments on paedophilia.