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Khashoggi death: US meets Saudi crown prince despite criticism

14 hours 40 min ago
The US treasury chief's meeting in Riyadh comes amid an outcry over the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.

'One stroke took my speech away - I think another brought it back'

14 hours 44 min ago
Four years ago, Peter had a stroke and lost the ability to speak. This year, on the day he had a second stroke, it came back.

Life on the Rock

15 hours 1 min ago
Gibraltar's life is being documented in an ongoing project by photographer Luke Archer.

Somebody to love! How Rami Malek became Freddie Mercury

15 hours 31 min ago
The actor explains the lengths he went to to avoid his portrayal of the Queen star becoming a crude impersonation.

World's longest sea crossing: Hong Kong-Zhuhai bridge opens

15 hours 33 min ago
The $20bn bridge spanning 55km is an engineering marvel but has been dogged by safety issues and delays.

Vegetarian meat substitutes 'exceeding salt limits'

17 hours 47 min ago
One brand of meat-free "bacon" is saltier than Atlantic seawater, according to Action on Salt's report.

Amy Schumer uses Meghan pic to announce pregnancy

17 hours 47 min ago
The comedian announced the news via a friend's Instagram story, and a photoshopped picture.

'Feminism is sexist': The women backing Brazil's Bolsonaro

17 hours 56 min ago
Jair Bolsonaro may have made sexist comments but he has a strong following among women.

The televised rape trial that has shocked South Africa

17 hours 57 min ago
A televised rape trial in South Africa of a Nigerian televangelist prompts a furious backlash.

The places where too many are fat and too many are thin

17 hours 58 min ago
Up to 90% of countries are suffering from a double burden of under and over-nutrition.

Highlands and islands on Lonely Planet's 'Best in Travel' list

18 hours 9 min ago
The Scottish region is named one of the travel guide's top 10 destinations for 2019.

Schools and home care disrupted by Glasgow equal pay strike

18 hours 12 min ago
Primary schools are closed and home care services disrupted as unions stage a 48-hour walkout

More takeaways on high street despite anti-obesity push

18 hours 15 min ago
Campaigners say they led to more obesity, but councils say they need extra powers to curb their growth.

Trump and the facts about the migrant caravan

18 hours 22 min ago
The recent caravan of Central American migrants has clearly been on the president's radar. How true are his claims?

Cervical screening: Millions missing smear tests

18 hours 46 min ago
Health data shows a lower proportion of women have been having the test when they should.

The Papers: Defiant May and plastic 'polluting' people

19 hours 4 min ago
The PM's Commons showdown on Brexit attracts headlines alongside a study into toxic microplastics.

Good Country: The new virtual country with no borders

19 hours 15 min ago
In the current climate of aggression and competition between countries and their leaders, the Good Country aspires to change the way that nations interact.

Quadruple amputee Alex Lewis to climb Ras Dashen mountain in Ethiopia

19 hours 18 min ago
Alex Lewis will attempt to summit Ras Dashen mountain in Ethiopia in January using a special buggy and rock climbing.

'Degrading strip search left me with PTSD'

19 hours 22 min ago
Koshka Duff says she was stripped naked, manhandled and humiliated by a group of police officers.

Derbyshire 'bolving' contestants mimic rutting deer

19 hours 23 min ago
Competitors bellow across the moors in the hope of a return call from a mating stag.


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