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Oil tanker runs aground off Isle of Wight

26 October 2021 - 7:35am
The tanker was en route to Egypt when it became wedged on a shingles bank off The Needles.

'Adulation and hysteria' - why Falcao has become a hero in Madrid once again

26 October 2021 - 6:28am
A decade on from becoming one of La Liga's most-feared goalscorers, Radamel Falcao is back in Madrid and becoming a fans' hero once again.

Afro hair comb inventor hopes to inspire young black women

26 October 2021 - 6:16am
Youmna Mouhamad hopes more young black women "feel heard and accepted" and get into engineering.

Noni Madueke: The English teenager who rejected English giants to star for PSV Eindhoven

26 October 2021 - 6:11am
Noni Madueke has not had as much media attention as some other young English talents but he is attracting interest from Europe's biggest clubs.

Micah Richards breaks down his career: ‘No-one remembers my bullet header, just what happened after’

26 October 2021 - 6:07am
To celebrate Black History Month, pundit and ex-professional footballer Micah Richards breaks down a handful of memorable moments from his career.

Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi's parents living in Libya

26 October 2021 - 6:02am
Ramadan Abedi and his wife Samia Tabbal are under surveillance by Libyan authorities, the BBC confirms.

The Papers: End to pay freeze and Facebook 'in the dock'

26 October 2021 - 4:50am
Many of the papers focus on Wednesday's Budget, including plans to scrap a public sector pay freeze.

Eco-friendly sex: What is it and how does it impact on climate change?

26 October 2021 - 4:12am
As more people try to live environmentally friendly lives, how do we make sex more sustainable?

Chappelle slams cancel culture amid Netflix transgender furore

26 October 2021 - 1:20am
"I am not bending to anybody's demands," says the US comic of the transgender backlash he faces.

'Why I returned to Boko Haram and how I escaped'

26 October 2021 - 1:20am
Aisha Yerima, who was kidnapped aged 21, tells of her time living with militants in Nigeria.

Climate change: Four things you can do about your carbon footprint

26 October 2021 - 1:12am
Small changes to our lifestyles and choices could limit our personal carbon footprint.

Fleeing Afghanistan: 'Women are imprisoned, while the criminals are free'

26 October 2021 - 1:08am
When Afghanistan fell, hundreds of female judges went into hiding. After months living in fear, 26 have escaped.

The African tech firm hoping to power space missions

26 October 2021 - 12:53am
Hypernova hopes that its thruster technology will be adopted on thousands of future small satellites.

The Harder They Fall: 'Raising hell' in Netflix's all-black Western

26 October 2021 - 12:45am
London-born Jeymes Samuel directs Regina King and Idris Elba in The Harder They Fall.

Covid vaccine: 'I saved lives here, now I'm back for Comic Con'

26 October 2021 - 12:15am
Neely vaccinated people at London's ExCel centre and has returned to the former field hospital.

Can Lego help save Singapore's coral reefs?

26 October 2021 - 12:10am
Scientists in Singapore are using the popular building block in an effort to rejuvenate its reefs.

Climate change: Sir David Attenborough in 'act now' warning

26 October 2021 - 12:01am
"If we don't act now, it'll be too late," warns Sir David Attenborough ahead of the COP26 climate summit.

'Stokes will galvanise side in Ashes, he brings so much' - ex-England assistant Farbrace

25 October 2021 - 10:40pm
Ex-England assistant coach Paul Farbrace says Ben Stokes' presence in the Ashes "has really tipped it into being a fantastic series".

Budget 2021: Public sector workers set for pay rise, says Sunak

25 October 2021 - 10:31pm
The chancellor will use his Budget on Wednesday to confirm that the "pay pause" is being lifted.

Murray reaches Vienna second round but no all-British tie as Evans exits

25 October 2021 - 10:05pm
Britain's Andy Murray beats Poland's Hubert Hurkacz in three sets to reach the second round of the Vienna Open.


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