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Head of the Royal Navy defends handling of rape allegations

5 hours 53 min ago
Adm Sir Ben Key says independent investigations into complaints would "lead to less good outcomes".

The papers: 'Thousands in 12-hour A&E wait' and Brexit 'blow'

5 hours 54 min ago
The Sunday Telegraph reports about 4,000 patients a day are waiting more than 12 hours in A&E.

Covid protests widen in China after 10 killed in flats fire

6 hours 49 min ago
Videos on social media appear to show some protesters asking leader Xi Jinping to resign.

Desert Island Discs: Blanchett, Spielberg and Young to appear on festive specials

7 hours 18 min ago
Cate Blanchett, Steven Spielberg and Kirsty Young will appear in series of specials in December.

Venezuela takes first step out of political stalemate

9 hours 10 min ago
The government and opposition agree that billions of dollars frozen abroad be released to help fund social projects.

David Stirling: The rogue soldier who created the SAS

9 hours 43 min ago
David Stirling, the Scot known as the founder of the SAS, was not what you would expect of a military hero.

Diphtheria cases rising among asylum seekers

9 hours 47 min ago
The number of cases among those to have recently arrived in the UK exceeds 50, the BBC understands.

Charles V: French scientists decode 500-year-old letter

10 hours 48 min ago
A French team has decoded a letter from Charles V, revealing rumours of an assassination plot.

Ukraine conflict: How much damage has Russia done to power supplies?

10 hours 49 min ago
Russian air strikes have hit power supplies and health services, putting millions of lives at risk.

Jyoti Bhatt: The photographer who preserved rural Indian life

10 hours 49 min ago
Jyoti Bhatt documented the nuances of rural Indian culture that are on the cusp of disappearing.

South Africa pit bull attacks: 'We can't live in a world where dogs eat children'

10 hours 50 min ago
Anger mounts after the killing of children, including Keketso Saule, by pit bulls in South Africa.

Dread Broadcasting Corporation: The pirate that changed British radio

11 hours 15 min ago
Europe's first dedicated black music station, Dread Broadcasting Corporation

Cost of living: 'Each week, we are fighting to survive'

11 hours 24 min ago
Stacey McDonnell and Darren Setford live in Leicester and are full-time carers for family members.

Climate change: Could centuries-old wheat help feed the planet?

11 hours 36 min ago
Scientists are searching through a museum's wheat collection to find the crop of the future.

Dillian Whyte: Briton delivers flat performance in points victory over Jermaine Franklin

11 hours 46 min ago
With Anthony Joshua watching ringside, Dillian Whyte's big comeback night fell flat as he laboured past Jermaine Franklin in London.

Two boys, 16, die after being stabbed a mile apart in London

11 hours 54 min ago
Due to the closeness and timings of the incidents, police say they are trying to establish if they are linked.

Camilla scraps ladies-in-waiting in modernising move

11 hours 57 min ago
The Queen Consort is ending the traditional title of ladies-in-waiting for assistants at events.

World Cup 2022: 'Where there is Lionel Messi, there is hope for Argentina'

26 November 2022 - 10:27pm
BBC Sport's Phil McNulty reflects on a tense night for Argentina and Lionel Messi after their 2-0 victory over Mexico in their second group-stage match at the World Cup.

Encouraging self-harm to be criminalised in Online Safety Bill

26 November 2022 - 10:15pm
An update to the Online Safety Bill was influenced by Molly Russell who ended her life in 2017.

Daughter cannot watch execution of Kevin Johnson, judge rules

26 November 2022 - 10:07pm
Kevin Johnson faces execution in Missouri on Tuesday for the killing of a police officer.


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