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Belarus: Baltic states call for new 'transparent' election amid protests

1 hour 21 min ago
The leaders of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia urge Belarus to re-run its disputed presidential vote.

Thai king commutes death sentence of UK pair’s killers

1 hour 57 min ago
Two men from Burma were convicted of murdering backpackers David Miller and Hannah Witheridge.

Driver hurt after train collides with car in Johnstone

2 hours 38 min ago
The man was removed from his vehicle by firefighters after the incident in Johnstone, Renfrewshire.

Belarus election: 'He threatened to burn us alive'

4 hours 2 min ago
The BBC speaks to some of those arrested and detained during anti-government protests in Belarus.

Coronavirus: Thousands return to UK to beat France quarantine

4 hours 15 min ago
Holidaymakers had just hours to return to the UK to avoid the 14-day self-isolation requirement.

Coronavirus: Free appeals for schools, and businesses reopen

4 hours 25 min ago
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak on Saturday.

VJ Day: Ex-Scotland manager Bobby Brown remembers football during World War Two

6 hours 13 min ago
Manchester City academy players Will and Charlie meet Bobby Brown, a former goalkeeper and Scotland manager who recalls how his life and career were changed by World War Two.

'It's football, it's people, it's Match of the Day': Celebrating 50 years of MOTD theme

6 hours 16 min ago
BBC Sport looks back to 15 August 1970, to celebrate 50 years since the iconic Match of the Day theme tune was played on television for the very first time.

BBC Women's Sport Survey: How decisions on abortion and starting a family affect female athletes

6 hours 23 min ago
A BBC survey suggests 4% of elite British sportswomen have had abortions because of their sporting careers - here are some of their stories.

'Miel Gibson' honey lands Chilean entrepreneur in hot water

8 hours 10 min ago
One small company found itself in trouble after using the Hollywood actor's image to sell honey.

Coronavirus: Businesses reopen as England lockdown eases further

11 hours 4 min ago
Casinos, bowling alleys and soft play centres can now open their doors following a two-week delay.

Coronavirus: 'The care home lockdown sent my senile grandad into spiral of decline'

11 hours 34 min ago
Many people with dementia in care homes have been starved of the close family contact they depend on.

Coronavirus: Test, trace and the curse of the 0300 phone number

11 hours 42 min ago
England's test and trace system changed tack this week, as national teams struggle to find cases.

Robot boat completes three-week Atlantic mission

12 hours 5 min ago
A UK uncrewed ocean-going vessel provides a glimpse of the future of robotic maritime operations.

Parents urged to stay up-to-date with children's vaccinations

12 hours 8 min ago
Vaccinations are continuing as normal while jabs given in school are being rescheduled.

VJ Day: UK commemorates 75th anniversary as royals lead tributes

12 hours 12 min ago
Senior royals are to lead tributes to mark the day World War Two ended with the surrender of Japan.

VJ Day: People celebrate with street parties and kisses

12 hours 25 min ago
Victory over Japan Day marked the end of fighting in the Asia-Pacific region, and the end of WW2.

VJ Day: A WW2 hero and a reckoning with Japan's past

12 hours 27 min ago
Hiroo Onoda had sworn never to surrender. He believed the rest of his countrymen would do the same.

Coronavirus: Putin memes flood social media

12 hours 30 min ago
False and misleading claims are made online after Russia announced the rollout of a vaccine.

'If you croak we don't care': Brutality in Belarus

12 hours 32 min ago
The BBC hears shocking accounts of police brutality as the Belarus president defies mass protests.

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