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Bird seen becoming new species

23 November 2017 - 7:06pm
A population of finches on the Galapagos is discovered in the process of becoming a new species.

Have there been two decades of failure to reform social care?

23 November 2017 - 5:57pm
After two decades of reports and reviews what's changed in social care in England?

The Sun cleared over 'Muslim problem' Trevor Kavanagh article

23 November 2017 - 5:52pm
A regulator rules Trevor Kavanagh's column was capable of causing offence but did not breach the code.

Finland rolls out bread made from crushed crickets

23 November 2017 - 5:08pm
Insect-eating is common in many parts of the world. In the West, it is perceived as a niche diet.

Ashes: England sent message to themselves & Australia - Michael Vaughan

23 November 2017 - 4:58pm
England showed on the opening day of the Ashes that they will not be intimidated by Australia, says former captain Michael Vaughan.

Ronnie O'Sullivan: Star's hopes of £1m home nations bonus ended by Belfast loss

23 November 2017 - 4:57pm
Ronnie O'Sullivan's chances of winning snooker's first £1m jackpot are dashed as he exits at the Northern Ireland Open.

Reality Check: Will stamp duty cut help first time buyers?

23 November 2017 - 4:54pm
How much is the chancellor's stamp duty policy really going to help the people at whom it is aimed?

Celebrity Big Brother star Jeremy McConnell is jailed

23 November 2017 - 4:47pm
Celebrity Big Brother star Jeremy McConnell had been carrying out community service in south Wales.

England Women: Casey Stoney withdraws from squad for World Cup qualifiers

23 November 2017 - 4:47pm
Liverpool's Casey Stoney withdraws from the England squad for their home World Cup qualifiers against Bosnia-Herzegovina and Kazakhstan.

Beatboxers play out BBC News Channel

23 November 2017 - 4:22pm
Simon McCoy challenged the Beatbox Collective to play out his Afternoon Live programme.

Zimbabwe after Mugabe: ‘We need fairness not corruption’

23 November 2017 - 3:06pm
These young Zimbabweans have lived all their lives with Robert Mugabe as leader.

Emile Cilliers parachute trial jury fails to reach verdict

23 November 2017 - 3:03pm
The jury in the case against Emile Cilliers, accused of trying to kill his wife, is discharged.

Brexit 'bombshell' for UK's European Capital of Culture 2023 plans

23 November 2017 - 3:00pm
The UK won't host the European Capital of Culture in 2023, disappointing five bidding cities.

Missing Argentine submarine: 'Explosion' heard

23 November 2017 - 2:55pm
An "abnormal, singular, short, violent, non-nuclear event" was detected, the Argentine navy said.

Have your wages outstripped inflation?

23 November 2017 - 2:51pm
Try our calculator to see how wages for your job are performing, compared with inflation.

Budget 2017: Stagnant earnings forecast 'astonishing'

23 November 2017 - 2:22pm
The UK is in danger of losing almost 20 years of earnings growth, warns an independent economic think tank.

Luton terror attack plotter Mubashir Jamil jailed for six years

23 November 2017 - 2:09pm
Jamil was caught in a covert police operation offering to wear a suicide vest and "press the button" .

Apprenticeship numbers fall by 59% after levy imposed

23 November 2017 - 2:06pm
The number of new apprenticeships falls by 59% after the introduction of levy on big firms.

MP Ivan Lewis suspended by Labour

23 November 2017 - 2:05pm
Labour says it takes sexual harassment claims "extremely seriously" and has launched an investigation.

UK approach to Brexit 'chaotic' - leaked Irish report

23 November 2017 - 1:55pm
A leaked internal Irish government paper documents EU figures' concerns about the Brexit process.

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