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Whale hunt in Faroe Islands turns sea red with blood

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 5:50pm
Dozens of whales were killed by North Atlantic islanders in preparation for the harsh winter.

BBC investigates mosque sermon's 'armed jihad call'

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 5:00pm
Two Islamic scholars say a sermon delivered at a mosque, where suicide bomber Salman Abedi worshipped, called "for armed jihad.”

Manchester mosque sermon 'called for armed jihad', say scholars

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 4:59pm
The mosque attended by the Manchester Arena bomber denies the claims about the sermon.

A-level results a surprise? We answer your questions

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 4:55pm
Two experts are on hand to give advice on what to do now that you know your results.

Genoa bridge: 'I was under the bridge when it collapsed'

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 4:35pm
Most of Luciano Goccia's truck was crushed, except for the driver's seat he was in.

A-level results 2018: 'I didn't know black people went to Cambridge'

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 3:59pm
As students receive their A-Level results, the BBC spoke to four who have overcome the odds.

McLaren: Carlos Sainz to replace Fernando Alonso from 2019

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 3:54pm
Carlos Sainz signs a multi-year deal to replace fellow Spaniard Fernando Alonso at McLaren from 2019, the team confirm.

RIP Aretha Franklin: Five ways the Queen of Soul made history

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 3:11pm
From singing for Martin Luther King, to being declared a "natural resource" in her native Michigan.

Obituary: PM who consolidated India as nuclear power

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 1:17pm
The former Indian PM was seen as a unifying force in India's often fragmented politics.

Motorola phone 'brazen copy' of iPhone X

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 1:12pm
Critics have mocked Motorola for "ripping off" Apple's design.

A-level results: Here are all the cliches you'll see today

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 10:52am
It's A-level results day - so see how many exam results cliches you can spot.

Your pictures: Coffee time

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 10:21am
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "coffee time".

Courtney Hadwin: British teen through to America's Got Talent semis

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 9:53am
Courtney Hadwin wows the America's Got Talent quarter-finals - but some viewers are less impressed.

The three-year-old with an IQ of 171

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 7:05am
Natalie and Ben's daughter Ophelia joined Mensa at only three years old.

In Pictures: Madonna's 60 years

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 4:29am
To mark Madonna's 60th birthday we take a look at the highlights and memorable moments of her life and career.

A-level results 2018: What was new about this year's exams?

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 2:41am
Thousands of teenagers are getting their A and AS-level results, but what have the recent changes been?

Avozilla: The giant avocado variety causing a stir

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 1:33am
A giant variety of avocado called the avozilla is attracting worldwide attention.

Polluted lives: The cost of South Africa's gold rush

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 12:19am
After decades of gold mining, large swathes of Johannesburg's population are thought to be exposed to toxic and radioactive waste.

Youth? It's increasingly over-rated in some sports

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 12:17am
Top cyclists, golfers and tennis players seem to be getting older - but are they?

'Why I never want babies'

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 12:14am
Jang Yun-hwa is one of a rising number of South Korean women choosing not to marry, have children, or even have relationships with men.

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