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PM says Brexit plan to 'strengthen Union' ahead of Sturgeon meeting

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 02:56:05 GMT

Theresa May is to meet Nicola Sturgeon in Scotland, ahead of the triggering of Article 50 on Wednesday.

BT fined record £42m for late installations

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:47:14 GMT

BT hit with £42m fine and agrees to repay telecoms firms for delays in installing high-speed lines.

Russia protests: Opposition leader Navalny and hundreds others arrested

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 01:05:31 GMT

Alexei Navalny is one of at least 500 people detained in anti-corruption protests across Russia.

London attack: Man, 30, arrested in Birmingham

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:18:46 GMT

The 30-year-old was detained by police in Birmingham on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts.

Syria rebels 'take control' of IS-held airbase near Raqqa

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:49:03 GMT

US-backed forces storm Tabqa airport as they advance on Raqqa, the self-declared capital of IS.

Childhood obesity: Cut unhealthy food multi-buy offers - MPs

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:39:34 GMT

The rules on junk food advertising should also be tougher, MPs on the Health Select Committee say.

NHS bosses 'spent half of extra Autumn Statement cash on outside services'

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:55:33 GMT

About half of a £2bn boost from the 2014 Autumn Statement was spent outside the NHS, research finds.

WhatsApp must not be 'place for terrorists to hide'

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:39:14 GMT

Messaging apps which are encrypted must be accessible to those fighting terror, the home secretary says.

'Fake research' comes under scrutiny

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:41:56 GMT

The scale of "fake research" in the UK appears to have been underestimated, a BBC investigation suggests.

Non-terminal patient fights right to die law

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:46:15 GMT

Omid - who suffers an incurable, but not terminal, condition - aims to take his case to the High Court.

United Airlines under fire for 'barring girls wearing leggings'

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:32:11 GMT

The US carrier is criticised as activist says two girls were barred from flying for wearing leggings.

'No progress' during NI talks, Adams says

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:00:07 GMT

Sinn Fein says Northern Ireland political talks have run their course and they don't intend to nominate a deputy first minister.

Gas leak fears raised a day before Wirral blast

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 17:29:19 GMT

National Grid confirms it investigated reports people could smell gas 24 hours before the explosion.

Newspaper headlines: 'Terror crackdown' for web giants and 'Scottish showdown' for PM

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 22:24:59 GMT

The home secretary's criticism of encrypted messaging apps in the wake of the Westminster attack dominates Monday's newspaper front pages.

'I've not moved on' - Rio Ferdinand shares his struggle with grief

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 22:59:48 GMT

Rio Ferdinand opens up about how hard it has been to cope with his wife's death.

The disturbing YouTube videos tricking children

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:04:05 GMT

Thousands of videos on YouTube look like versions of popular cartoons but contain disturbing and inappropriate content not suitable for children.

Young and pregnant in Sierra Leone

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:04:28 GMT

Photographs of the young girls banned from attending school

Should you take your pet to work?

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:04:38 GMT

Some studies suggest taking your pet to the office has its benefits.

Your pictures: My Garden

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:36:34 GMT

Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "My Garden".

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The man who quit heroin and became a fruit juice millionaire

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:06:33 GMT

Khalil Rafati beat his heroin and crack cocaine addiction and went on to become a health food millionaire.

Cherry Healey: 'How being a single mum shattered my prejudices'

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:07:21 GMT

Single mothers have often been stigmatised and denounced. Cherry Healey explains why she's proud to be one.

How a jacket and a briefcase shaped a love story

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:33:30 GMT

The couple who lost each other after India's partition only to reunite as refugees queuing for food.

Just google it: How one company came to dominate search

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:09:18 GMT

Is Google's position as the world's leading search engine now unassailable?

The place where children can be very unlucky with their names

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 00:33:23 GMT

Spare a thought for those who are given troublesome names. In Zambia, Chris Haslam came across some very surprising choices.

The racist professor, the bones and a university naming row

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:54:23 GMT

After years of protest, the University of Melbourne has removed the name of a controversial figure.

England 2-0 Lithuania

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:20:25 GMT

Jermain Defoe scores his first international goal since 2013 as England labour to victory over Lithuania to edge closer to World Cup 2018 qualification.

World Cup 2018: Scotland 1-0 Slovenia

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:48:00 GMT

Substitute Chris Martin scores a late winner as Scotland beat Slovenia to keep their slim World Cup qualifying hopes alive.

Lewis Hamilton believes he can beat Sebastian Vettel to world title

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 11:59:27 GMT

Lewis Hamilton says he is confident he can beat Sebastian Vettel to the world title this year despite defeat at the Australian Grand Prix.

World Cup 2018: Northern Ireland 2-0 Norway

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 20:41:49 GMT

Northern Ireland stay in contention for a World Cup play-off as goals from Jamie Ward and Conor Washington secure victory over Norway.