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South Africa police station raid: Six killed in Mthatha

Wed, 2018-02-21 12:32
Armed robbers storm a police station, shoot dead five officers and a soldier and steal weapons.

Syria war: Eastern Ghouta bombing 'catastrophic'

Wed, 2018-02-21 12:29
A doctor working in the Eastern Ghouta says there is no food, no medicine, and no international aid.

Winter Olympics: Marit Bjorgen becomes most decorated Winter Olympian as USA win gold

Wed, 2018-02-21 12:12
The United States win gold in the women's team sprint free as Norway's Marit Bjorgen becomes the most decorated Winter Olympian of all time.

Tri-series final: Australia beat New Zealand on DLS to win title

Wed, 2018-02-21 11:37
Australia beat New Zealand by 19 runs under the DLS method to win the Trans-Tasman tri-series final in Auckland.

Six Nations 2018: Scotland unchanged v England; Willem Nel back on bench

Wed, 2018-02-21 11:30
Scotland name an unchanged starting XV to face England on Saturday but prop WP Nel, lock Tim Swinson and centre Nick Grigg are on the bench.

Stand-up comedian Louise Reay sued by ex-husband

Wed, 2018-02-21 11:09
Louise Reay is being sued for comments made about her marriage during her Edinburgh Fringe show.

Frank-Paul Nuuausala: Wigan Warriors forward leaves Super League club

Wed, 2018-02-21 11:09
Wigan Warriors' former New Zealand prop Frank-Paul Nuuausala is released from his contract with the Super League club.

Women's Six Nations: England coach makes eight changes for Scotland Test

Wed, 2018-02-21 09:57
England head coach Simon Middleton makes five changes to his starting XV for Friday's Women's Six Nations match against Scotland.

Dua Lipa: 'More female artists are on the rise'

Wed, 2018-02-21 09:29
The singer is the first female artist to get five Brit Award nominations in one year.

Lloyds hails 'landmark' after return to private sector

Wed, 2018-02-21 09:17
Lloyds Banking Group has reported strong full year profits in its first year as a private enterprise.

Pro-Brexit Tory MPs set out demands in letter to Theresa May

Wed, 2018-02-21 08:48
Tory group urges clean break with the EU - Labour says the PM is too "weak" to stand up to them.

Winter Olympics: Lindsey Vonn bids tearful Olympic farewell

Wed, 2018-02-21 08:33
Former downhill champion Lindsey Vonn bids a tearful farewell after ending her Olympic career with bronze in the blue riband event in Pyeongchang.

Winter Olympics: World record falls twice in ladies' figure skating short programme

Wed, 2018-02-21 07:16
OAR's Alina Zagitova tops team-mate Evgenia Medvedeva's world-record score to lead the ladies' figures skating after the short programme in Pyeongchang

On the bus to Florida gun control march

Wed, 2018-02-21 07:04
Students from a school that saw a mass shooting lobby for tighter gun control with their new movement, NeverAgain.

News Daily: Syria's 'extreme suffering' and MPs' Brexit suggestions for May

Wed, 2018-02-21 06:15
Your morning briefing for 21 February 2018.

The Papers: Charities facing further sex claims

Wed, 2018-02-21 05:59
Wednesday's papers cover fresh sex claims against charities and the new FCA chief's tax affairs are criticised.

Baby Belle, the hand-reared rhino

Wed, 2018-02-21 05:41
Belle needed treatment for an injured leg and is Cotswold Wildlife Park's first hand-reared white rhino calf.

Trump pushes for ban on gun 'bump stocks'

Wed, 2018-02-21 05:10
The White House also says it is open to an age limit for people buying AR-15-type assault rifles.

Oscars 2018: Which films are worth watching before the ceremony?

Wed, 2018-02-21 05:03
Film critic Ali Plumb gives his tips for the films that are worth your time before the awards on Sunday 4 March.

Winters Olympics: Billy Morgan qualifies for big air final

Wed, 2018-02-21 04:48
Great Britain's Billy Morgan qualifies for the Winter Olympics' inaugural men's big air final, but team-mates Jamie Nicholls and Rowan Coultas fail to progress.