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Woakes replaces Stokes for second Test

30 min 14 sec ago
All-rounder Chris Woakes replaces Ben Stokes in the England side for the second Test against Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street.
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Dozens feared dead in migrant shipwreck

31 min 39 sec ago
Up to 30 migrants are feared dead after a boat capsizes off the Libyan coast while some 77 are rescued from the sea by European naval units.
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French labour law protests stepped up

41 min 42 sec ago
French protesters have stepped up strike action, hitting oil refineries, nuclear power stations, ports, airports and railways.
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Q&A: How French strikes affect travel

44 min 28 sec ago
How will British holidaymakers be affected?
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Tata pension changes 'unique' to firm

53 min 12 sec ago
Proposals to change Tata's pension scheme would be specific to the company and would not be applied more broadly, Business Secretary Sajid Javid says.
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Ricciardo sets superb practice pace

53 min 37 sec ago
Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo springs a surprise by comfortably heading the Mercedes drivers in second practice at the Monaco GP.
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Couple guilty of body-under-bed killing

55 min 25 sec ago
Woman found guilty of manslaughter of student with learning difficulties, after her husband convicted of the 20-year-old's rape and murder.
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Bedene joins Murray in third round

1 hour 24 min ago
Britain's Aljaz Bedene reaches the third round of the French Open for the first time with a five-set win over Pablo Carreno Busta.
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Flexi-space room expansion suspended

1 hour 31 min ago
A halt is called to the deployment of a new, expandable "room" on the International Space Station when it fails to open up as expected.
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Student loan mis-sold, says graduate

1 hour 36 min ago
A graduate's complaint that his student debt has risen by £1,800 in interest in the year since he left university goes viral.
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How steel workers' pensions could be hit

1 hour 37 min ago
The government wants to reduce pensions payable to steelworkers, to make Tata Steel UK more attractive to a buyer - but how much will they lose?
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Obama: World leaders 'rattled' by Trump

1 hour 47 min ago
US President Barack Obama says international leaders "have good reason to be rattled" by pronouncements made by the Republican White House contender, Donald Trump.
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Exam regulator clamps down on re-marks

1 hour 56 min ago
Exam regulator Ofqual is clamping down on the rules for re-marks to end the 'unfair advantage' gained by schools which want lots of tests reviewed.
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I've made my choice - Ibrahimovic

2 hours 12 min ago
Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic says he has decided on his next move but remains coy on a possible transfer to Manchester United.
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Review to ask if Sharia fair to UK women

2 hours 22 min ago
An independent review will establish whether Sharia law in England and Wales has been used to discriminate against women, the home secretary says.
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Net migration to UK rises to 333,000

2 hours 36 min ago
Net migration to the UK rises to the second highest level on record, leading Boris Johnson to call his party's pledge to cut it "cynical".
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Sir Elton John and Putin will not meet

2 hours 48 min ago
Sir Elton John will not meet Vladimir Putin when he visits Russia this month because of 'scheduling conflicts'
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India 'heaviest baby' weighs 15lb

2 hours 57 min ago
An Indian woman gives birth to a 15lb (6.82kg) baby girl, who doctors say could be the heaviest child ever born in the country.
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Women 'post 50% of misogynistic tweets'

3 hours 2 min ago
A study into abusive tweets sent from UK Twitter accounts suggests large-scale misogyny, with women responsible for half of such tweets.
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Oil hits $50 for first time this year

3 hours 34 min ago
Oil continues its recovery, with prices rising above $50 a barrel for the first time in 2016 as a result of supply disruptions and increased global demand.
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