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'Why we run a boarding house for puppies'

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 1:47am
Meet the volunteer puppy "hoteliers" who help charities meet spiralling demand for assistance dogs.

The 'water war' brewing over the new River Nile dam

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 1:38am
A new dam on the river Nile could trigger the world's first war about water, writes Alastair Leithead.

Trump-Russia: Manafort 'paid European ex-politicians'

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 12:58am
President Trump's ex-campaign chief paid ex-politicians to lobby for Ukraine, an indictment says.

Rent burden 'leads to student stress'

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 12:56am
Students are suffering from stress and anxiety owing to the pressures of housing costs, a survey has suggested.

Labour's general secretary Iain McNicol resigns

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 12:44am
Iain McNicol is standing down to "pursue new challenges" after seven years in the role.

The UK's first male basketball cheerleader

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 12:41am
After battling stereotypes, Terrell Lawrence finds his calling as a cheerleader.

Why do some Chinese funerals involve strippers?

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 12:20am
Chinese authorities are once again cracking down on the practice which have existed for years.

World Hacks: Putting your leftover pills back to work

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 12:17am
An app in Greece is helping people donate their leftover drugs to those who can't afford to buy them.

ICYMI: Caves, cake and a giant clock

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 12:05am
A few of the stories you may have missed this week.

Are you suffering from galanthomania?

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 12:04am
Do you have "dirty knee syndrome"? Prize snowdrop bulbs can sell for thousands, as experts explain.

'Groped by Holy Mosque guard during Hajj' in Mecca

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 12:04am
A number of women have taken to social media to say they've been sexually assaulted during the Hajj pilgrimage.

Mobile World Congress: Why do smartphones look so alike?

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 12:01am
Smartphone sales are falling - could the fact they increasingly have similar designs be why?

Paper review: Meat safety fears and 'more questions' for Corbyn

Fri, 23/02/2018 - 11:23pm
The Guardian reports over half of factories had "major" food safety breaches between 2014 and 2017.

Somalia al-Shabab: Deadly double car bombing near presidential palace

Fri, 23/02/2018 - 11:11pm
At least 18 people are dead after two large explosions, one of them at the presidential palace.

Six Nations: France 34-17 Italy

Fri, 23/02/2018 - 10:42pm
Mathieu Bastareaud impresses on his France return as the hosts pick up a comfortable Six Nations win at the Stade Velodrome.

Trump-Russia: Ex-campaign aide Rick Gates pleads guilty

Fri, 23/02/2018 - 10:40pm
As Rick Gates pleads, Paul Manafort is accused of secretly using ex-European politicians to lobby.

Nigerian president apologises for Boko Haram schoolgirl kidnap

Fri, 23/02/2018 - 9:41pm
President Buhari apologises for the suspected abductions, as parents say 100 remain missing.

Women's Six Nations 2018: Scotland 8-43 England

Fri, 23/02/2018 - 9:01pm
England Women score seven tries to beat Scotland and maintain their pursuit of a second consecutive Six Nations Grand Slam.

What the British think of arming teachers

Fri, 23/02/2018 - 8:52pm
President Trump says he wants some US teachers to be trained to tackle gunmen. What do British people think?

Which haircuts have been banned from schools?

Fri, 23/02/2018 - 8:50pm
The "McDonalds" haircut was banned in a Norfolk school - but it's not the first cut to cause controversy.