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Iran: New US sanctions target Supreme Leader Khamenei

2 hours 43 min ago
President Trump signs new sanctions against Iran, targeting Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan's Mushfiqur Rahim falls to poor run out against Bangladesh

2 hours 57 min ago
Watch Afghanistan's Mushfiqur Rahim surrender his wicket to an easily avoidable run out in their Cricket World Cup match against Bangladesh.

Women's World Cup 2019: Jenni Hermoso scores the equalising goal for Spain against USA

3 hours 4 min ago
Jenni Hermoso scores the equaliser as Spain capitalise on 'dreadful error' in their World Cup last 16 tie against USA in Reims.

Tube pusher Paul Crossley jailed for life

3 hours 41 min ago
An Old Bailey judge describes Paul Crossley as a "grave and enduring risk to the public".

Italy to host 2026 Winter Olympics & Paralympics

3 hours 41 min ago
Italy's joint bid of Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo are announced as the hosts of the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

Eurostar defends alcohol limits on trains

4 hours 2 min ago
Passengers have complained about the restrictions of one bottle of wine or four cans of beer.

What is a vote of no confidence?

4 hours 11 min ago
Why governments can only continue if they have the confidence of the House of Commons.

Gambling: Why is it so addictive?

5 hours 5 min ago
How betting "hijacks" a primitive part of your brain to make you feel good - and to keep you going.

Is it OK to tell someone to 'man up'?

5 hours 14 min ago
Was it wise for Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt to use the phrase when challenging Boris Johnson?

EU deplores UK 'voting obstacles' in May European elections

5 hours 28 min ago
The EU Commission asks why many EU citizens were unable to vote in the UK.

Popmaster: Coin toss decides Radio 2 quiz winner for first time

5 hours 46 min ago
Host Ken Bruce resorted for the first time to flipping a coin after two competitors tied on points.

Islamic State captives 'must be tried or freed', says UN's Bachelet

5 hours 47 min ago
The UN also urges countries to take responsibility for citizens being held in Iraq or Syria.

Jaclyn Hill promises lipstick refunds to fans after 'contamination'

6 hours 19 min ago
The YouTuber promises to refund all customers, including Alexandra, who got her make-up lab tested.

Newcastle manager Benitez to leave club at end of month

6 hours 28 min ago
Newcastle United say manager Rafael Benitez will leave the club when his contract expires on 30 June.

Hundreds more cases in Shropshire baby deaths review

6 hours 44 min ago
New cases are understood to include still births and baby deaths in the final stages of labour.

Muslim women defy ban to swim in burkinis at French pool

7 hours 22 min ago
Activists in the city of Grenoble hold a protest inspired by US civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks.

Tory leadership: Who will choose the next Prime Minister?

7 hours 46 min ago
Only 160,000 people will decide if Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt becomes PM.

Kylie sings Dancing with twins who lost mum to cancer

8 hours 25 min ago
The pop star met the pair after a video of them singing her song Dancing to their dying mum went viral.

Tory leadership race: Sky set to cancel Johnson-Hunt debate

8 hours 42 min ago
Sky News says Tuesday's event will not go ahead unless Boris Johnson accepts its invitation.

Former deputy PM John Prescott suffers stroke

8 hours 52 min ago
The family of the 81-year-old Labour veteran say he is receiving "excellent care" in hospital.

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