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Plastic straws and cotton bud ban proposed

19 April 2018 - 2:44am
Plan for ban in England announced as Commonwealth leaders urged to join fight against plastic waste.

A beginner's guide to negotiating with Kim Jong-un

19 April 2018 - 1:06am
Three experts explain how Donald Trump might avoid diplomatic gaffes and forge a lasting peace with North Korea.

Trump 'will walk out' if North Korea talks not fruitful

19 April 2018 - 1:05am
The US president and Japanese PM agree maximum pressure will be kept on North Korea.

Who really benefits from Nigeria's 'prosperity gospel'?

19 April 2018 - 12:54am
Many Nigerian Christians believe it is compulsory to give 10% of their income to the church. But some say this means poor people are funding the extravagant lifestyles of charismatic preachers.

Syria war: The online activists pushing conspiracy theories

19 April 2018 - 12:52am
As the investigation into an alleged chemical attack in Syria continues, one group is spreading its unsubstantiated take.

The young Holocaust survivor interviewed by the BBC

19 April 2018 - 12:42am
Hetty Verolme returns to the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp where she spoke to the BBC in April 1945.

The holiday village run by spies

19 April 2018 - 12:25am
An idyllic holiday resort on the banks of the Red Sea was a base for Israeli spies with a secret mission.

Narrow vocabulary 'hits pupils' grades'

19 April 2018 - 12:14am
Research suggests four out of 10 pupils in their first year of secondary have limited vocabulary.

Donald Trump's double threat to global free trade

19 April 2018 - 12:09am
The World Trade Organization faces challenges on two fronts that threaten the way it does business.

'Theme park therapy' helps son to come alive, says mum

19 April 2018 - 12:06am
Robbie has the mental age of a two-year-old and is normally quiet and withdrawn.

The Papers: Dale Winton tributes and 'war on plastic'

19 April 2018 - 12:04am
Thursday's papers lead with a range of stories including the death of Dale Winton at 62 and the planned plastic straws ban.

Planet-hunter launches from Florida

18 April 2018 - 11:53pm
The US space agency's Tess satellite lifts off on a mission to find thousands of new worlds.

Windrush row: I was denied NHS cancer treatment

18 April 2018 - 11:47pm
Albert Thompson was told he would have to pay £54,000 for prostate cancer treatment unless he could produce documentation.

'Vote black, he a snack' - Teen's campaign video

18 April 2018 - 11:42pm
Chilombo's comical take on running for head boy has been viewed more than a million times on Twitter.

Bournemouth 0-2 Manchester United

18 April 2018 - 11:24pm
Manchester United's 2-0 win at Bournemouth proves the players want to feature in the FA Cup semi-final with Tottenham, says manager Jose Mourinho.

Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez banned for six months after failing two drugs tests

18 April 2018 - 11:15pm
Boxer Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez is banned for six months after failing two drugs tests earlier this year.

Levski Sofia v CSKA Sofia: Police officer injured by explosion during derby match

18 April 2018 - 11:12pm
A policewoman is seriously injured following an explosion at the Vasil Levski stadium during Levski Sofia's Bulgarian league match with city rivals CSKA.

Manhattan nanny Yoselyn Ortega guilty of murdering children

18 April 2018 - 11:09pm
The children's mother returned to find her two children's bodies and the suspect stabbing herself.

TV presenter Dale Winton dies aged 62

18 April 2018 - 10:44pm
TV presenter Dale Winton, who hosted Supermarket Sweep, has died at the age of 62, his agent says.

Clevedon house crash: Woman dies as car hits house

18 April 2018 - 10:33pm
A man and woman inside the vehicle are arrested as neighbours are evacuated amid gas leak fears.

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