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Maidstone stabbing: Man killed and four others injured

1 hour 6 min ago
Four others were injured and four men have been arrested on suspicion of murder, police say.

Man, 19, dies at Creamfields festival

1 hour 12 min ago
The man died in hospital after falling ill at the four-day dance music festival in Cheshire.

Rev Richard Coles pop star vicar in loo drama

1 hour 31 min ago
Rev Richard Coles tweeted his distress when a door handle broke, forcing him to wee in a jug.

British Airways strike: Passengers angry at airline 'silence'

1 hour 47 min ago
Customers say they are unable to get in touch with BA, as the airline says it is fielding 40,000 calls.

Israel says it struck Iranian 'killer drone' sites in Syria

2 hours 16 min ago
In a rare acknowledgement, PM Benjamin Netanyahu says Israeli forces targeted "killer drones".

G7: Trump praises Johnson as 'right man' to deliver Brexit

2 hours 51 min ago
Boris Johnson reacts as US President Trump praises the UK PM as the right man to deliver Brexit.

Meet Ireland's youngest parish priest

4 hours 20 min ago
Fr Conor McGrath, 32, tells BBC News NI what drew him to the priesthood and what his job involves.

Amazon fires: The devastation seen from above

6 hours 57 min ago
Swathes of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil are burning at a record rate.

Airport security: 3D baggage scanners could end liquid restrictions

10 hours 30 min ago
Airports must introduce 3D baggage screening before the end of 2022, the government announces.

Why are retro sweets tasting success?

11 hours 24 min ago
Retro sweets are making a comeback but what's behind their growing popularity?

'There was no hope': Treatable disease often mistaken for Alzheimer's

11 hours 34 min ago
Normal pressure hydrocephalus, which causes mobility and memory issues, can be mistaken for dementia.

Why is London really getting more theatres?

11 hours 35 min ago
Developers and producers increasingly see the venues as a good way to boost an area.

Zimbabwe: Is it worse off than under former President Mugabe?

11 hours 36 min ago
The opposition in Zimbabwe says things are worse than under former leader Robert Mugabe - it it right?

Changing places: Why countries decide to move their capitals

11 hours 36 min ago
Indonesia is the latest country to embark on moving its capital city. Here are some other examples.

Imran Khan: A year facing Pakistan’s harsh realities

11 hours 36 min ago
Pakistan's cricketer-turned-PM has had success abroad but struggled at home during a tough year in office.

Is the US still Asia's only military superpower?

11 hours 39 min ago
A report finds the US' defence strategy in the Indo-Pacific region is close to a crisis.

Bereaved families 'walk and talk' about suicide in Lanarkshire

11 hours 39 min ago
Naomi Foster Aiton was three months pregnant when her partner took his own life last summer.

Why men are owning burlesque

11 hours 41 min ago
Meet the men whose lives have been changed by 'boylesque'.

Instagram influencers: Have we stopped believing?

11 hours 42 min ago
Instagrammer Tiffany Mitchell has been forced to deny faking a road crash for likes.

Unlocking the secrets of 'orphaned' old camera film rolls

11 hours 44 min ago
The Rescued Film Project aims to develop all the world's unprocessed camera film.