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Iran tanker seizure: UK 'didn't take eye off ball', Hammond says

21 July 2019 - 3:24pm
Philip Hammond says the UK did not "take its eye off the ball" amid escalating tensions in the Gulf.

Hong Kong protests: graffiti, tear gas and riot police

21 July 2019 - 3:12pm
The BBC's Stephen McDonell is amid the pro-democracy protesters as tear gas is fired.

The Open 2019: Drama on the first as Tommy Fleetwood makes up a shot on Shane Lowry

21 July 2019 - 3:10pm
Tommy Fleetwood makes par on the first to make up a shot on Shane Lowry who recovered from a wayward tee shot to get away with a bogey at Royal Portrush.

Tottenham's Kane scores from halfway line against Juventus

21 July 2019 - 3:10pm
Harry Kane produces a moment of magic, scoring from the halfway line in injury time to give Tottenham a 3-2 win over Juventus in Singapore.

Avengers: Endgame set to pass Avatar as top box office movie

21 July 2019 - 2:52pm
The Marvel sequel's weekend take is set to push it past James Cameron's $2,789.7bn-grossing epic.

'Incredible' Adam Peaty smashes breaststroke world record with sub-57 time

21 July 2019 - 2:19pm
Great Britain's Adam Peaty becomes the first man to swim under 57 seconds for the 100m breaststroke as he wins his semi-final at the World Championships in South Korea.

Hong Kong protests: High security as masses march

21 July 2019 - 2:16pm
The latest pro-democracy rally is tense, as it follows the discovery of a huge haul of explosives.

Women's Ashes: Laura Marsh takes 'massive wicket' of Alyssa Healy

21 July 2019 - 2:09pm
England's Laura Marsh takes the "massive wicket" of the dangerous Alyssa Healy on the final day of the Ashes Test against Australia at Taunton.

World Aquatics Championships: Adam Peaty breaks 100m breaststroke world record

21 July 2019 - 1:54pm
British swimmer Adam Peaty breaks the 100m breaststroke world record with a time of 56.88, becoming the first man to go under 57 seconds.

Iran tanker crisis a 'diplomatic test' for new UK PM

21 July 2019 - 1:20pm
With relationships strained, how will the new prime minister rally his American and European allies?

Arlene Foster: 'Serious negotiations' to restore NI devolution

21 July 2019 - 1:08pm
The DUP leader denies suggestions that the negotiations are no longer a five-party process.

Portugal wildfires: Huge blazes force evacuations

21 July 2019 - 12:31pm
Hundreds of firefighters are deployed to tackle the blazes which are being fanned by strong winds.

Philip Hammond plans to quit if Johnson becomes PM

21 July 2019 - 12:06pm
Philip Hammond tells the BBC he plans to resign when Theresa May leaves office next week.

Women's Ashes: Anya Shrubsole falls early as England battle to save Test

21 July 2019 - 11:31am
Anya Shrubsole is beaten by turn and bounce and is smartly stumped by Alyssa Healy as England battle to save the Ashes Test on the final day at Taunton.

Renters may get access to rogue landlord database

21 July 2019 - 10:48am
Prospective tenants would be able to check if their landlord has convictions, under government plans.

Coventry McDonald's 'drive-by' attack: Teenage boy shot

21 July 2019 - 10:22am
Police are investigating if the shooting is connected to two other incidents in Coventry last night.

Ocasio-Cortez: Trump is 'putting millions of Americans in danger'

21 July 2019 - 9:55am
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez criticises President Trump's leadership at an event in New York.

Iran tanker seizure: Radio exchanges reveal Iran-UK confrontation

21 July 2019 - 9:16am
In the recording, a Royal Navy frigate can be heard warning Iran not to obstruct the tanker.

Cairo flights: Lufthansa resumes services but BA cancellations continue

21 July 2019 - 8:59am
But British Airways says flights from Heathrow to the Egyptian capital remain cancelled.

'It would be best for everyone' - Bale on verge of Real Madrid exit, says Zidane

21 July 2019 - 7:44am
The Real Madrid and Wales forward has fallen out of favour with head coach Zinedine Zidane and looks set to leave the club.


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