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Blue Point wins King's Stand Stakes at Ascot again

18 June 2019 - 6:10pm
The Charlie Appleby-trained Blue Point wins the King's Stand Stakes for a second successive year on the opening day of Royal Ascot.

Greenland’s ‘unusual’ melting sea ice captured in stunning image

18 June 2019 - 5:14pm
A climate scientist has captured the reality of sea ice loss in Greenland in a viral picture.

Child bereavement: 'The pain of my mum dying doesn't go away'

18 June 2019 - 5:12pm
Phoebe - who lost her mum aged nine - says some schools fail to offer enough support to bereaved children.

Caster Semenya says IAAF used her as a human guinea pig and fears others at risk

18 June 2019 - 4:19pm
Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya says she was used by the IAAF and fears other athletes are also at risk.

Thomas taken to hospital after crashing out of Tour of Switzerland

18 June 2019 - 4:01pm
Welshman Geraint Thomas is taken to hospital for checks after crash in stage four of Tour of Switzerland.

Two boys guilty of 14-year-old girl's murder

18 June 2019 - 3:58pm
Ana Kriégel was found dead in an abandoned house in Lucan in May 2018.

Government workers strike: It's a struggle to make ends meet

18 June 2019 - 3:44pm
Outsourced catering and security staff at the government's business department want the London living wage.

Germany's Angela Merkel 'fine' after seen shaking in heatwave

18 June 2019 - 3:32pm
Germany's 64-year-old chancellor shook uncontrollably for more than a minute during an event in Berlin.

Further maths A-level paper replaced following leak

18 June 2019 - 3:01pm
The move is a "precautionary step" to protect students, says Edexcel's parent company, Pearson.

Two quickfire sixes from Moeen give England the record for most sixes is an ODI innings

18 June 2019 - 2:18pm
Two quick-fire sixes from Moeen Ali see England break the record for sixes in an ODI with their 25th of the day in their match against Afghanistan at Old Trafford.

Berlin backs five-year rent freeze amid housing pressure

18 June 2019 - 2:03pm
Rents have soared in the German capital - and now politicians are moving to keep flats affordable.

Cricket World Cup: Eoin Morgan reaches an extraordinary century with three sixes in an over

18 June 2019 - 1:54pm
England captain Eoin Morgan reaches an extraordinary century against Afghanistan with three sixes in an over.

EuroMillions £123m UK jackpot winner yet to claim prize

18 June 2019 - 1:48pm
Operator Camelot urges UK players to "check, double-check and triple-check" their tickets.

BBC prepares to host Tory leadership debate

18 June 2019 - 1:17pm
Questions from the public will be put to the candidates hoping to become the next UK prime minister.

Teenage neo-Nazis jailed over terror offences

18 June 2019 - 12:13pm
A judge said their online propaganda for a group called the Sonnenkrieg Division was abhorrent.

Royal Ascot: Day one in pictures

18 June 2019 - 11:46am
The royal race meeting gets under way at Ascot Racecourse, with the Queen due to attend all five days.

Cricket World Cup: Vince caught by Mujeeb Ur Rahman off Dawlat Zadran

18 June 2019 - 11:25am
Opener James Vince is caught by Mujeeb Ur Rahman at short fine leg in England's match against Afghanistan at Old Trafford.

Nigel Farage milkshake attack: Newcastle man admits assault

18 June 2019 - 11:24am
The Brexit Party leader had just given a short speech in Newcastle when he was covered in milkshake.

Michel Platini questioned over awarding of World Cup to Qatar

18 June 2019 - 11:18am
Former Uefa president Michel Platini is being questioned by French anti-corruption investigators over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.

MTV Movie Awards: Avengers and Game of Thrones win big

18 June 2019 - 10:55am
Successful night too for "strong female characters" at the Movie & TV Awards.

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