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Wales v England: Maro Itoje ruled out of Six Nations showdown

7 hours 13 min ago
Second row Maro Itoje is ruled out of England's Six Nations showdown with Wales on Saturday because of his knee injury.

Stephen Lawrence: '100 years before Met has ethnic mix' of London - police

7 hours 51 min ago
Only 14% of Met Police officers are from ethnic backgrounds, whereas as 40% of Londoners identify as BAME.

Karl Lagerfeld: The life of a design icon in pictures

8 hours 8 min ago
German fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died at the age of 85.

Alesha MacPhail murder trial: DNA found on body 'matched accused'

8 hours 21 min ago
A forensic scientist told the jury the odds of the samples belonging to anyone else were more than a billion to one.

IS 'trapping 200 families' in last bastion in Syria

8 hours 32 min ago
The UN says women and children are apparently being actively prevented from leaving Baghuz.

100 days to Cricket World Cup: Hussain on why England must pick Archer

8 hours 38 min ago
England should pick Jofra Archer once he becomes qualified as they build up to hosting this summer's World Cup, says Nasser Hussain.

Bernie Sanders announces second US presidential bid

8 hours 40 min ago
The 77-year-old senator and self-declared socialist announces a second bid for the White House.

All out for 24 - Scotland skittle Oman

8 hours 49 min ago
Scotland bowl out Oman for 24 - the fourth-lowest score in List A cricket - with six home batsmen making ducks in a 10-wicket defeat.

Labour resignations: John McDonnell promises 'listening exercise'

9 hours 31 min ago
John McDonnell promises a "mammoth listening exercise", after the resignation of seven Labour MPs.

Injured Bright misses out on England squad for SheBelieves Cup

9 hours 45 min ago
Chelsea defender Millie Bright is ruled out of Phil Neville's England squad for the SheBelieves Cup because of injury.

Fashion designer Lagerfeld dead at 85

9 hours 50 min ago
Superstar fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dies, aged 85, in Paris, French media report.

Liberia - where footballers are told 'not to tackle' President George Weah

10 hours 8 min ago
What happens when a footballer becomes Liberia's leader? When he plays a game no-one dares tackle him.

Shark DNA could help cure cancer and age-related illnesses in humans

10 hours 10 min ago
A new study maps the DNA of sharks and experts believe their genes could help cure human diseases.

Scotland's Russell ruled of France game by concussion

10 hours 12 min ago
Scotland fly-half Finn Russell is ruled out of the Six Nations trip to face France after failing a concussion test.

Pulwama attack: Pakistan warns India against military action

10 hours 38 min ago
Pakistan says only dialogue will resolve differences as India mourns its dead in Kashmir.

UK employment hits another record high

10 hours 38 min ago
A record 32.6 million people were in work between October and December, official figures show.

The French château you part own for €50

10 hours 47 min ago
A 13th Century French castle that has lain in ruins since the 1930s is set for a new lease of life.

'Confusion, deflation & uncertainty' - could Fury deal block golden era?

11 hours 20 min ago
Tyson Fury's deal with a US broadcaster could have damaging ramifications for a thriving heavyweight division, say the 5 live boxing team.

Cultured lab meat may make climate change worse

11 hours 31 min ago
Growing meat in the laboratory may damage the climate more in the long run, than meat from cattle.

Ozzy Osbourne cancels tour dates to recover from pneumonia

12 hours 9 min ago
The former Black Sabbath star had already postponed his UK and European tour.

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