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Stuttgart captain's father dies in stadium

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 8:39am
Stuttgart mourn the loss of captain Christian Gentner's father, who died in the stadium after Saturday's win over Hertha Berlin.

Buncefield fire: 'Idiotic' teens capture fuel depot blaze on film

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 5:49am
Amateur film of the 2005 Buncefield fire is released by a man who captured the flames as a teenager.

Britain's Fielding downed four times as Alvarez eases to victory at MSG

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 5:34am
Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez claims a world title in a third weight division as he knocks Britain's Rocky Fielding down four times in three rounds.

Man accused of Jay Sewell murder, in Eltham, London

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 4:58am
Jay Sewell, 18, became the 130th homicide victim in London when he died last Tuesday.

Theresa May condemns Tony Blair's new Brexit vote call

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 3:36am
The PM accuses her predecessor of "undermining" talks with the EU and "insulting the office he once held".

Brilliant Taylor outclasses Wahlstrom to defend world titles

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 2:08am
Ireland's Katie Taylor wins every round to inflict a first career defeat on Eva Wahlstrom and defend her world titles at Madison Square Garden in New York.

Five key takeaways from climate summit

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 1:13am
The BBC's Matt McGrath looks back at key developments at UN climate talks that have ended in Poland.

Storm Deirdre: Wind, snow and rain hit parts of UK

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 1:12am
There are warnings of ice after Storm Deirdre brought freezing rain and high winds to the country.

How the global trade in tear gas is booming

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 12:37am
In the last decade, there has been a rising use of tear gas by security forces around the world.

How a South African shepherd found a dinosaur graveyard

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 12:36am
Dumangwe Thyobeka made a huge fossil find as he was tending to his family cemetery in rural South Africa.

What can New Zealand teach us about Brexit?

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 12:31am
What lessons can the we learn from the economic ructions suffered by New Zealand in 1973 when the UK joined the EEC?

How a country suddenly went ‘crazy rich’

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 12:30am
Indonesia, the nation with the world's largest Muslim population, has a rapidly growing middle class - and some very rich people with money to burn.

Severn bridges: Final day of at least 800 years of tolls

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 12:26am
The first written reference of a toll to cross the Severn Estuary was in a 12th Century document.

'Suddenly real': Colour brings new life to archival WW1 photos

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 12:26am
A Canadian charity has found colourised old images help spark curiosity about the historic conflict.

Robyn: 'I didn't want to be a role model'

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 12:26am
The Swedish pop star on her return to music, defying expectations and the healing power of dancing.

Anti-radicalisation chief: Wales 'far right hunting ground'

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 12:25am
Young, poor, vulnerable people are being recruited by the far right, says Tony Hendrickson.

Baby trafficking: 'They stole my son from me'

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 12:21am
In Spain, hundreds of mothers are looking for a son or a daughter. They believe their child was stolen at birth and then given away or sold.

Could student loans ruling mean the system is redesigned?

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 12:21am
The ONS is about to announce how it will treat student loans in the national accounts. Will it lead to changes in student finance?

Russia-Ukraine sea clash leaves Mariupol port deserted

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 12:19am
A vast trading port in Ukraine lies mostly empty, after a sea-clash when Russia seized three boats.

Why do people love dachshunds?

Sun, 16/12/2018 - 12:15am
The number of dachshunds registered with The Kennel Club in the UK has increased by 80% in five years.

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