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 2021-10-21 16:33 

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[ Middle East ]

Robot artist Ai-Da released by Egyptian border guards...

Authorities, who held the robot for 10 days, feared that it may have been hiding covert spy tools....

 2021-10-21 16:27 

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'I only knew I'd been spiked when I saw the videos'...

Women share their experiences of spiking - through drinks and needles....

 2021-10-21 16:11 

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[ Middle East ]

Syria says it executed 24 people for starting 2020 wildfires...

The government alleges they admitted to igniting fires last year that left three people dead....

 2021-10-21 16:09 

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Big John, largest known triceratops skeleton, sold at auction...

The auction house said the skeleton was sold to a private collector for a European record of 6.65m....

 2021-10-21 16:09 

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[ Europe ]

Big John, largest known triceratops skeleton, sold at auction...

The auction house said the skeleton was sold to a private collector for a European record of 6.65m....

 2021-10-21 16:02 

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Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust declares critical incident...

The Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust says there is "unprecedented demand" on services....

 2021-10-21 15:54 

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Covid-19: UK cases top 50,000, and fireworks in Manchester cancelled again...

Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Thursday evening....

 2021-10-21 15:28 

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[ Europe ]

Poland rule of law dispute overshadows EU summit...

Poland fumes at EU "blackmail", as other nations line up to defend the "critical" primacy of EU law....

 2021-10-21 15:10 

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[ Asia ]

Melbourne: Celebrations as city exits sixth lockdown...

The Australian city has spent more than 260 days under restrictions since the pandemic began....

 2021-10-21 14:35 

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NFL: Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin better than New England Patriots Bill Belichick - Osi Umenyiora...

NFL This Week's Osi Umenyiora argues that Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin is a better coach than six-time Super Bowl winner, Bill Belichick, of the New England Patriots....

 2021-10-21 14:32 

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Covid: Get your booster jab, says Boris Johnson, as cases rise...

Boris Johnson urges those who are eligible for a third dose to organise appointments straight away....

 2021-10-21 14:29 

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[ Technology ]

British entrepreneur sells company to Twitter...

Nick D'Aloisio previously sold an app to Yahoo when he was only 17 years old....

 2021-10-21 14:10 

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'I am peaking as a captain' - Morgan on motivation, leadership and his future...

England captain Eoin Morgan tells BBC Sport what is driving him and his players at the T20 World Cup - and what the future holds for him....

 2021-10-21 13:47 

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'Nurmagomedov will be a better coach than fighter'...

Bellator fighter Usman Nurmagomedov is convinced his cousin Khabib Nurmagomedov will go down as one of the best MMA coaches....

 2021-10-21 12:59 

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NFL to end race-based testing in dementia claims...

"Race-norming4; made it harder for black players to prove brain injuries linked to their careers....

 2021-10-21 12:56 

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[ Europe ]

Vikings settled in North America in 1021AD, study says...

Scientists say they have precisely dated a camp in Newfoundland, Canada, thanks to a new technique....

 2021-10-21 12:56 

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Vikings settled in North America in 1021AD, study says...

Scientists say they have precisely dated a camp in Newfoundland, Canada, thanks to a new technique....

 2021-10-21 12:20 

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US surgeons test pig kidney transplant in a human...

The kidney, from a genetically-altered pig, appeared to function well, say the surgical team....

 2021-10-21 12:19 

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Government should tell obese to eat less, says ex-minister Lord Robathan...

Tory peer Lord Robathan says the government's anti-obesity drive is not working - but a minister defends it....

 2021-10-21 12:19 

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Orion: Nasa's Moon-ship is attached to SLS megarocket...

Nasa's next-generation spaceship is attached to the rocket that will return people to the Moon....

 2021-10-21 12:16 

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Should the government do more to protect the NHS?...

Doctors fear they could be overwhelmed, but new measures are still not being deployed in England....

 2021-10-21 12:10 

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Number of active adults in England falls by 1.6 million compared to pre-pandemic levels, report finds...

The number of active adults in England falls by 1.6 million compared to pre-pandemic levels in 2019, says a new report....

 2021-10-21 11:39 

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Man charged with murder of MP Sir David Amess...

Prosecutors say Ali Harbi Ali, 25, has been charged with murder and preparing terrorist acts....

 2021-10-21 11:38 

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'We might dunk balls in buckets of water during practice'...

England players are considering practising with wet balls to replicate the dew they will face at the T20 World Cup, says seamer David Willey....

 2021-10-21 11:13 

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Tory MPs can make own choice on face masks, says minister...

Edward Argar says MPs should "reach their own view" on whether to cover up during Commons debates....

 2021-10-21 10:55 

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Pioneering black player Tull inducted into National Football Museum Hall of Fame...

Walter Tull, one of English football's first black players, is posthumously inducted into the National Football Museum's Hall of Fame....

 2021-10-21 10:53 

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Ruby Rose: Warner Bros hits back at Batwoman claims...

The actress claimed in her Instagram story that there were poor working conditions on the show....

 2021-10-21 10:46 

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Bill Turnbull: Classic FM presenter steps back from radio show for health reasons...

The former BBC Breakfast host has said "the road has been a bit bumpy recently"....

 2021-10-21 10:27 

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Petrol station stocks back to normal...

Filling station storage tanks were 45% full on average on Sunday, according to government figures....

 2021-10-21 10:04 

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Marmite and PG Tips maker Unilever warns of price rises...

Consumer goods giant Unilever says high rates of cost inflation will continue into next year....

 2021-10-21 10:02 

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South Korea launches first homegrown space rocket Nuri...

The launch completes all its stages but fails in its goal of putting a dummy satellite in orbit....

 2021-10-21 10:01 

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NI 100: Boris Johnson attends Armagh service to mark centenary...

Prime Minister Boris Johnson is among 150 guests at the service in St Patrick's cathedral in Armagh....

 2021-10-21 09:33 

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Manchester Arena Inquiry: Bomber brother 'laughed in face' of inquiry...

Ismail Abedi fled the UK ahead of his appearance at the inquiry into the Manchester Arena attack....

 2021-10-21 09:24 

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[ Asia ]

Cleo Smith: Police offer A$1m reward amid fears girl, 4, was abducted...

Cleo Smith, 4, vanished from a tent at a remote coastal campsite in Western Australia on Saturday....

 2021-10-21 09:22 

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Gervais helps Hemel Hempstead earn 100k from TV...

Hemel Hempstead is the setting for shows including ITV's Grantchester and two Netflix series....

 2021-10-21 09:08 

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Texas nurse guilty of killing patients by injecting them with air...

William Davis injected at least seven patients with air and could now face the death penalty....

 2021-10-21 09:00 

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Opener Sibley pulls out of England Lions squad...

Opener Dom Sibley withdraws from the England Lions squad for the tour of Australia this winter to work on his batting at home....

 2021-10-21 08:58 

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Britons start quest to qualify for Winter Olympics...

With the Winter Olympics four months away, the winter sport season gets under way in earnest this weekend....

 2021-10-21 08:52 

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[ Europe ]

Man dies in Crete while trying to save grandsons...

The 61-year-old was trying to prevent the boys, aged seven and 10, from being swept out to sea....

 2021-10-21 08:41 

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Logan Mwangi: Boy, 14, charged with five-year-old's murder...

Logan Mwangi was discovered in the River Ogmore, Bridgend county, on 31 July....

 2021-10-21 08:32 

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[ Europe ]

Brexit: What trade deals has the UK done so far?...

The UK has agreed a free trade agreement in principle with New Zealand....

 2021-10-21 08:20 

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Covid: When will I get a booster jab?...

About 3.7 million people in England have had a booster dose of Covid vaccine....

 2021-10-21 08:05 

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Australia spinner Lyon expects Stokes to play in Ashes...

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon expects England all-rounder Ben Stokes to play some part in the 2021-22 Ashes series....

 2021-10-21 08:03 

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[ Asia ]

South Korea launches first homegrown space rocket Nuri...

The move comes as the country pursues its space ambitions as an arms race with North Korea heats up....

 2021-10-21 07:41 

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[ Europe ]

Eurovision: Dua Lipa's team will choose UK's entry for 2022...

The star's management company will select this year's song after the UK came bottom last year....

 2021-10-21 07:39 

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New London to Edinburgh rail service to start...

The train company Lumo wants to encourage greener and more affordable travel between the capitals....

 2021-10-21 06:53 

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Covid-19: Doctors call for Plan B, and WHO's pandemic warning...

Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Thursday morning....

 2021-10-21 06:13 

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Government borrowing falls in September...

Borrowing was lower than a year earlier, but was still the second-highest number on record for September....

 2021-10-21 06:02 

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Nottinghamshire Police investigate 12 reports of needle spiking...

Police said victims reported effects that were "consistent with a substance being administered"....

 2021-10-21 05:36 

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127-year-old 'good luck' coin found on HMS Victory...

The Victorian-era coin was discovered during restoration work on Lord Nelson's flagship....

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