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How Hong Kong got trapped in a cycle of violence

17 August 2019 - 12:00am
Police and protesters are locked into a spiral of provocation - is there any way out?

'Calling yourself a female conductor is unusual'

17 August 2019 - 12:00am
The Welsh National Opera has appointed a new female conductor in residence to raise the profile of women in orchestral music.

The Papers: 'PC killed a week before his honeymoon'

16 August 2019 - 11:44pm
Most of the papers carry an image of PC Andrew Harper, an officer who was murdered while on duty.

Why US lags behind on graphic cigarette warnings

16 August 2019 - 11:16pm
Shocking images on packages would be the first change since 1984 - other countries have gone much further.

Trump and Greenland: Other times the US bought territory

16 August 2019 - 11:16pm
Donald Trump isn't the first US leader to seek expansion using taxpayer dollars. But did those deals work out?

Huddersfield sack head coach Siewert after one win in seven months

16 August 2019 - 11:14pm
Huddersfield Town sack head coach Jan Siewert after just one win during his seven months in charge.

Labour promises to tackle 'retail apocalypse'

16 August 2019 - 10:42pm
The party wants to give councils powers to fill empty shops to avert the creation of "ghost streets".

Stunning Aduriz goal sees Athletic Bilbao sink Barcelona

16 August 2019 - 10:18pm
Champions Barcelona suffer defeat on the opening day of the La Liga season after a sublime winner by Aritz Aduriz hands Athletic Bilbao victory.

Jeffrey Epstein death ruled 'suicide by hanging'

16 August 2019 - 10:11pm
The financier awaiting trial for sex trafficking killed himself in jail, says post-mortem in New York.

Hong Kong protests: 'We don't want to leave but may have no choice'

16 August 2019 - 10:00pm
Months of political unrest in Hong Kong is prompting firms to question its appeal as a business hub.

Cavaleiro gives Fulham win at Huddersfield

16 August 2019 - 9:53pm
A superb Ivan Cavaleiro goal gives Fulham victory at struggling Huddersfield to heap more pressure on Town boss Jan Siewert.

Hearts beat Motherwell to reach Scottish League Cup quarters

16 August 2019 - 9:38pm
Hearts become the first team to reach the quarter-finals of this season's Scottish League Cup after surviving a second-half Motherwell rally.

PM's partner Carrie Symonds makes first speech since No 10 move

16 August 2019 - 9:05pm
Boris Johnson's partner, who joined him in Downing Street in July, addresses a wildlife event.

What role will Carrie Symonds play in Downing Street?

16 August 2019 - 8:29pm
Boris Johnson's partner is in No 10 - but will her role be different to previous PMs' spouses?

Liu Yifei: Mulan boycott urged after star backs HK police

16 August 2019 - 8:00pm
Actress Liu Yifei reposted a comment supporting Hong Kong's police on social media platform Weibo.

Police officer on frontline life: 'I've been spat on, bitten and kicked'

16 August 2019 - 7:31pm
A police officer talks about his experience on the frontline after a PC was killed in the line of duty.

Broad still hopeful of England victory at Lord's

16 August 2019 - 7:01pm
England bowler Stuart Broad remains hopeful of an England win against Australia at Lord's, despite five sessions being lost to rain.

Lucas Fowler and Chynna Deese: The forgotten faces in Canadian 'fugitives' story

16 August 2019 - 6:48pm
The families of Lucas Fowler, Chynna Deese, and Leonard Dyck left with questions as manhunt ends.

Ashes 2019: Rain stops England on day three of second Test at Lord's

16 August 2019 - 6:02pm
Watch highlights from a truncated third day's play at Lord's as England take three wickets before rain halts play in the second Ashes Test at Lord's.

'Fake' Amazon ambassadors baited on Twitter

16 August 2019 - 5:58pm
Amazon says its warehouse ambassadors are authentic, but critics accuse them of being "paid to lie".

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