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UK floods: 70 people and horses rescued in Lancashire

23 November 2017 - 8:36am
Lancaster and Galgate were the worst affected places as bad weather hit the UK.

Women's Hockey World League Final: England beat USA to reach last four

23 November 2017 - 7:49am
England beat the United States 2-1 to set up a Women's Hockey World League Final semi-final against New Zealand in Auckland.

Outrage after India minister terms cancer 'divine justice'

23 November 2017 - 6:44am
An Indian minister's remark about the disease "saddens" patients and their family members.

Ashes: England's Alastair Cook falls early in first Test

23 November 2017 - 6:31am
Australia's Mitchell Starc removes Alastair Cook to reduce England to 2-1 on the opening morning of the first Ashes Test in Brisbane.

Manus Island: Police enter former Australia-run asylum centre

23 November 2017 - 4:50am
Papua New Guinea authorities are urging asylum seekers who remain there to leave, Australia confirms.

Foxconn stops interns' illegal overtime at iPhone X factory

23 November 2017 - 4:43am
Apple's main iPhone supplier has stopped illegal overtime by school age interns in a factory in China

'I asked to go to jail, rather than stay homeless'

23 November 2017 - 2:11am
Banned from begging and sleeping in shop doorways, Bradley Grimes thought it better to be in jail.

Life on London's first Aids ward

23 November 2017 - 2:07am
Gideon Mendel's emotional photos of patients at the end of their lives.

Fox and Hounds in Theale is Britain's most dog-friendly pub

23 November 2017 - 2:07am
The treats in store at the Fox and Hounds have won it two dog-friendly awards in one year.

Christmas fraud: Mobiles and clothes top presents targeted

23 November 2017 - 1:39am
Christmas fraud is increasing, and police are urging the public to be vigilant with buying presents.

Broadband firms must ditch 'misleading' speed ads

23 November 2017 - 1:34am
A radical shake-up of broadband advertising will change the way ISPs promote the speed of net services.

Nudist restaurant opens in Paris

23 November 2017 - 1:12am
Food for thought when "a clothed naturist is only thinking one thing: How quickly can I strip off?"

Budget 2017: MPs rally round Hammond after growth shock

23 November 2017 - 1:03am
Gloomy economic forecasts put chancellor under pressure but Tory MPs back him on stamp duty and Brexit.

Bikers of Iraq fly the flag for tolerance

23 November 2017 - 12:37am
These bikers travel across Iraq, flying the flag for tolerance and love of bikes.

Three cups of coffee a day 'may have health benefits'

23 November 2017 - 12:32am
But there is no reason to start drinking coffee for health reasons, the BMJ study found.

Paloma Faith: 'I feel less fragile'

23 November 2017 - 12:29am
The star says she's "more resilient" since becoming a mum, and reveals how a banana inspired her new album.

Analysis: Will South Africa's ANC learn from Mugabe's fall?

23 November 2017 - 12:22am
South Africa's governing African National Congress has lessons to learn from the fall of Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe.

When I look into my son's eyes I see the man who raped me

23 November 2017 - 12:21am
Catherine became pregnant after being raped, but she decided to give birth to the child.

Counting the cost of the tampon tax

23 November 2017 - 12:16am
What women spend on tampons during their lifetimes, and how much of that goes to the government.

The female tech bosses who want zebras not unicorns

23 November 2017 - 12:16am
A new movement calls for tech investors to back more start-ups led by women and people from ethnic minorities.

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