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News Daily: Dale Winton dies, and May calls for plastics action

19 April 2018 - 6:16am
Your morning briefing for 19 April 2018.

London Marathon: 10 things no-one tells you before running

19 April 2018 - 6:07am
Toilet queues and the Isle of Dogs Asda are just a few of the things you need to know about before your first London Marathon.

Southwest Airlines engine explosion: US orders fan blade inspections

19 April 2018 - 4:53am
Tests on fan blades come after an explosion on a Southwest Airlines flight that left one person dead.

Moment mace is stolen in Nigerian Senate

19 April 2018 - 4:11am
Intruders stormed into the Nigerian upper house and took the symbolic mace.

Windrush: Investigation urged over landing cards

19 April 2018 - 3:54am
Theresa May says the decision was taken to destroy documents in 2009 - but Labour disputes this.

Disability-led ensemble to play BBC Proms

19 April 2018 - 3:19am
The Resound ensemble will be the first disability-led group to play the BBC's music festival.

'My teacher saved me from suicide'

19 April 2018 - 3:10am
Now 26, Hati Sparey-South is herself training as a teacher, determined to help today's pupils.

Katie Hopkins musical confronts the age of outrage

19 April 2018 - 3:08am
A new musical called The Assassination of Katie Hopkins causes controversy before it's opened.

Plastic straws and cotton bud ban proposed

19 April 2018 - 2:44am
Plan for ban in England announced as Commonwealth leaders urged to join fight against plastic waste.

A beginner's guide to negotiating with Kim Jong-un

19 April 2018 - 1:06am
Three experts explain how Donald Trump might avoid diplomatic gaffes and forge a lasting peace with North Korea.

Trump 'will walk out' if North Korea talks not fruitful

19 April 2018 - 1:05am
The US president and Japanese PM agree maximum pressure will be kept on North Korea.

Who really benefits from Nigeria's 'prosperity gospel'?

19 April 2018 - 12:54am
Many Nigerian Christians believe it is compulsory to give 10% of their income to the church. But some say this means poor people are funding the extravagant lifestyles of charismatic preachers.

Syria war: The online activists pushing conspiracy theories

19 April 2018 - 12:52am
As the investigation into an alleged chemical attack in Syria continues, one group is spreading its unsubstantiated take.

The young Holocaust survivor interviewed by the BBC

19 April 2018 - 12:42am
Hetty Verolme returns to the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp where she spoke to the BBC in April 1945.

The holiday village run by spies

19 April 2018 - 12:25am
An idyllic holiday resort on the banks of the Red Sea was a base for Israeli spies with a secret mission.

Narrow vocabulary 'hits pupils' grades'

19 April 2018 - 12:14am
Research suggests four out of 10 pupils in their first year of secondary have limited vocabulary.

Donald Trump's double threat to global free trade

19 April 2018 - 12:09am
The World Trade Organization faces challenges on two fronts that threaten the way it does business.

'Theme park therapy' helps son to come alive, says mum

19 April 2018 - 12:06am
Robbie has the mental age of a two-year-old and is normally quiet and withdrawn.

The Papers: Dale Winton tributes and 'war on plastic'

19 April 2018 - 12:04am
Thursday's papers lead with a range of stories including the death of Dale Winton at 62 and the planned plastic straws ban.

Planet-hunter launches from Florida

18 April 2018 - 11:53pm
The US space agency's Tess satellite lifts off on a mission to find thousands of new worlds.

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