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Truss hails Aukus defence pact amid French criticism

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 3:17am
The deal will make the UK safer and could create hundreds of jobs, the new foreign secretary says.

Turkmenistan: Getting Covid in a land where no cases officially exist

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 2:24am
People in Turkmenistan are struggling to get treatment in a system that denies there are any cases.

Emmy Awards 2021: 7 things to know ahead of the ceremony

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 2:04am
That's one possibility at this year's event, where Ted Lasso and The Crown are among other nominees.

Canada election: Why it’s easier to vote in Canada than the US

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 1:37am
Things like advanced voting and federally-run elections make it easier for Canadians to vote.

Should schools retain online parents' evenings?

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 1:36am
Parents and teachers seem to agree it is the number one innovation worth keeping post-lockdown.

Nadine Dorries: Best-selling author, nurse, reality star and, now, cabinet minister

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 1:27am
Mistrusted by some in the arts, the new culture secretary is said by a colleague to be "up for the fight".

UK security planning loose and lacks oversight, MPs and peers say

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 1:22am
Events in Afghanistan highlighted "serious weaknesses" in the government's approach, a committee says.

SpaceX: Inspiration4 amateur astronauts return to Earth after three days

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 12:59am
The four amateur astronauts landed safely in the Atlantic Ocean after three days orbiting Earth.

Baby squirrel abandoned on Cambridge patio bonds with carer

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 12:40am
The squirrel, named Paquito, formed an unexpected friendship with his temporary carer.

Afghanistan: The 'shattered dreams' of the Ariana cabin crew

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 12:34am
The BBC's Lyse Doucet meets the female crew of Afghanistan's national airline, who are in hiding.

Morgan Bullock makes professional debut in Riverdance

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 12:22am
Morgan Bullock from Richmond, Virginia, joins the UK touring company of the acclaimed Irish dance show.

Fake Paralympians boss: 'I didn't know about cheating'

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 12:22am
The man fined for sending non-disabled athletes to the Sydney Paralympics breaks his silence.

Get an Eiffel of this performer walking the line in Paris

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 12:18am
Nathan Paulin walks along a 70m (230ft) high slackline attached to an iconic French landmark.

Match of the Day analysis: How Arsenal showed ‘grit & determination’ to beat Burnley

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 12:13am
Match of the Day pundits Gary Lineker, Jermaine Jenas and Martin Keown discuss how Arsenal showed "grit and determination" in their hard-fought victory over Burnley in the Premier League.

The link between climate change, seaweed and ice cream

Sun, 19/09/2021 - 12:07am
Seaweed production has been affected by warming seas – this is how farmers are adapting.

The papers: Truss 'wades into row' and plea for calm over gas prices

Sat, 18/09/2021 - 11:59pm
The foreign secretary intervening in a row over the UK's new defence pact is among the lead stories.

Students must have say over online learning - regulator

Sat, 18/09/2021 - 11:57pm
The higher education regulator says students must have a say on how much of their teaching is online.

Former pro cyclist Sorensen dies after being hit by vehicle

Sat, 18/09/2021 - 11:17pm
Danish former professional cyclist Chris Anker Sorensen dies at the age of 37 after being hit by a vehicle during a ride in Belgium, the International Cycling Union (UCI) says.

Boxer Amir Khan removed from US flight

Sat, 18/09/2021 - 11:07pm
The Briton was asked to leave the plane at Newark airport after a reported row over face coverings.

Migrants in Texas: Thousands moved to processing centres

Sat, 18/09/2021 - 10:50pm
More than 10,000 people have gathered under a bridge in Del Rio, a Texas border town.