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Thomas Cook collapse a big threat to Spain's tourist industry

13 October 2019 - 1:21am
The sudden demise of Thomas Cook has left the tour industry and its staff in limbo in Spain.

Brexit plans centre stage in Queen's Speech

13 October 2019 - 1:01am
Ministers say a deal with the EU is a "priority" as they prepare to outline their future plans.

SNP gathers amid growing pressure over independence strategy

13 October 2019 - 1:00am
The conference is being held as party leader Nicola Sturgeon faces mounting pressure over her independence strategy.

Stratford stabbing: Boy charged with murder of Baptista Adjei

13 October 2019 - 12:45am
The boy, aged 15, is charged with the murder of Baptista Adjei outside a busy London shopping centre.

Jody Wilson-Raybould: The woman who fought Justin Trudeau

13 October 2019 - 12:29am
The former attorney general was booted from her party, but is now seeking to re-enter parliament.

Angelina Jolie: Strong women are 'shaped by men around them'

13 October 2019 - 12:21am
Angelina Jolie champions the role men can play in shaping the personalities of young girls.

The Papers: Brexit bargain and 'marathon miracle'

13 October 2019 - 12:19am
The papers look ahead to a key week for UK-EU relations and respond to Eliud Kipchoge's achievement.

Microplastics: Seeking the 'plastic score' of the food on our plates

13 October 2019 - 12:19am
Microplastics are everywhere, but how worried should we be? Scientists are on a mission to find out more.

Saudi Arabia tourism: So what is there to see?

13 October 2019 - 12:17am
The BBC's Frank Gardner, a visitor to the kingdom for decades, shares his tips for places to see.

Thai elephant deaths: Do elephants risk their lives to save each other?

13 October 2019 - 12:16am
A tragedy in Thailand has pulled on our heartstrings, and can help us learn about elephant empathy.

Washing out hate crime graffiti in London

13 October 2019 - 12:09am
A group of young people have decided to wash off hateful words and graffiti from walls in their local area.

Seeking a music star in Rwanda... and finding one

13 October 2019 - 12:05am
For record producers, finding new musicians is a constant quest but for this couple, the hunt took them far.

Josh Warrington beats Sofiane Takoucht to defend IBF title

12 October 2019 - 11:35pm
Britain's Josh Warrington defends his IBF world featherweight title for the third time with an emphatic second-round win over Sofiane Takoucht in Leeds.

Harry Dunn crash: US Diplomat's wife 'devastated' by his death

12 October 2019 - 11:25pm
Anne Sacoolas says she wants to meet with the teenager's parents to apologise.

California becomes first US state to ban animal fur products

12 October 2019 - 11:01pm
From 2023, residents cannot manufacture or sell items made from animal fur.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Namibia-Canada off amid safety fears

12 October 2019 - 10:48pm
World Cup organisers cancel Sunday's match between Namibia and Canada in Kamaishi because of safety concerns caused by Typhoon Hagibis.

Turkey Syria offensive: Guarding IS prisons no longer a priority, say Kurds

12 October 2019 - 10:17pm
Kurdish forces under attack from Turkey in Syria say they need to focus on protecting their cities.

St Helens beat Salford in Grand Final for seventh title

12 October 2019 - 8:47pm
St Helens comfortably defeat Salford Red Devils at Old Trafford to win their first Super League Grand Final since 2014.

Burkina Faso mosque attack kills 15 worshippers

12 October 2019 - 7:06pm
The attack prompted many people to flee the northern village of Salmossi.

Simone Biles: American equals World Championships record with 23rd medal

12 October 2019 - 5:54pm
Simone Biles matches Vitaly Scherbo's record of 23 World Gymnastics Championships medals with gold on the vault as Great Britain's Ellie Downie takes bronze.


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