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'I found my call in life at that airport'

21 hours 39 min ago
The language classes multi-millionaire who started out in business doing telesales via a public phone at an airport.

The 'day spa' for pregnant sharks

21 hours 40 min ago
Visit the 'day spa' where pregnant dusky sharks treat themselves to a warm bath

Pepe's story: How I survived Spanish flu

21 hours 41 min ago
José Ameal is believed to be the oldest Spanish survivor of the pandemic which followed World War I.

Banking by mobile app 'to overtake online by 2019'

21 hours 47 min ago
The growth in banking via smartphone apps puts more branches at risk of closure, forecasts suggest.

UK's clean car goal 'not ambitious enough'

21 hours 48 min ago
An industry expert says petrol and diesel cars should be banned by 2030 or 2035, not 2040.

Period power brings free sanitary towels to school

21 hours 53 min ago
Pupils at a school where free sanitary products are available tackle the stigma around periods.

Paper review: 'Mega party' and 'Meghan's manifesto'

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 11:41pm
The papers report on details of the royal wedding after-party and look at what Meghan will do next.

'Man shot dead' in hunt for missing woman in County Wicklow

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 10:44pm
A man is reported to have died after being shot as Irish police investigated a suspected abduction.

Artificial intelligence can be weapon in cancer fight, PM to say

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 10:36pm
Smart technologies can sift through data to help the NHS spot diseases quicker, the PM is to say.

Manchester United: Nemanja Matic says club needs to sign 'experienced players'

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 10:30pm
Manchester United need to sign players with "experience" this summer, says midfielder Nemanja Matic.

Paul Gustard: Harlequins set to name England defence coach as new boss

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 10:28pm
England defence coach Paul Gustard is expected to be named as the new Head of Rugby at Harlequins on Monday.

Trump seeks probe into FBI election campaign 'infiltration'

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 9:50pm
The US president wants to know if the FBI was ordered to penetrate his campaign for political purposes.

BBL play-off final: Leicester Riders beat London Lions to claim treble

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 7:57pm
Leicester Riders win a third successive BBL Play-off title by beating London Lions to win the treble.

Nadal world number one after Italian win

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 7:19pm
Rafael Nadal survives a stunning fightback from world number three Alexander Zverev to win an eighth Italian Open.

Arthur's Seat ablaze amid wildfire warning

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 7:12pm
About 30 firefighters were tackling a large grass fire near the summit of the Edinburgh landmark.

First baby in 12 years born on remote Brazil island

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 6:02pm
Births are banned on the remote island and the mother says she did not know she was pregnant.

Royal wedding 2018: Meghan's dress designer, Clare Waight Keller from Givenchy

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 5:57pm
Now the most talked about name in fashion, Clare Waight Keller from Givenchy describes the dress in detail.

Partick Thistle 0-1 Livingston (agg 1-3)

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 5:23pm
Livingston complete an aggregate victory in the Premiership play-off final to secure promotion and relegate Partick Thistle.

Attack survivor Freya Lewis in Great Manchester Run

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 5:09pm
Freya Lewis, 15, was the honorary starter in the junior race, in which she also took part.

Giro d'Italia: Simon Yates extends lead with fine solo win on stage 15

Sun, 20/05/2018 - 4:53pm
Britain's Simon Yates rides to a brilliant solo win on stage 15 of the Giro d'Italia to extend his overall lead.

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