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Tory leadership contest: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt make new promises as voting nears

4 July 2019 - 4:52am
Jeremy Hunt's plans could see fox hunting legalised, while Boris Johnson wants to boost police numbers.

US 'hell-bent' on hostility despite talks, North Korea says

4 July 2019 - 1:39am
Pyongyang harshly criticises the US just days after the countries' leaders had a historic meeting.

Manchester International Festival: Yoko Ono's bells to make a noise for peace

4 July 2019 - 12:57am
She wants thousands of people to make "an incredible vibration" that "might just change the world".

Alcohol abuse affects one in five UK inpatients, study suggests

4 July 2019 - 12:51am
The figures are 10 times higher than the general population, making support vital, a study says.

The Papers: Boris unveils 'manifesto' and Hunt wants hunting vote

4 July 2019 - 12:50am
Both men bidding to become the next PM make their pitches directly to readers in Thursday's papers.

How good are hospitals at treating 'hidden killer'?

4 July 2019 - 12:42am
One in four patients faces delays getting treatment for sepsis, putting lives at risk, experts say.

'This synopsis arrived full of our work'

4 July 2019 - 12:30am
A writer who has accused Idris Elba and Kwame Kwei-Armah of using her work as their own speaks to the BBC.

Capturing the art and beauty of memorials

4 July 2019 - 12:18am
Gabrielle Crawford explains the "beauty and detail" of the sculptures in her photos.

Why blue jeans are going green

4 July 2019 - 12:16am
A growing number of denim producers are embracing environmentally-friendly production methods.

Magid Magid: 'I don't intend to try to fit in'

4 July 2019 - 12:15am
Who is Magid Magid and what barriers has he overcome to take his seat at the European Parliament?

Women's World Cup 2019: Dutch win tense semi-final - 120 minutes in 100 seconds

4 July 2019 - 12:14am
European champions Netherlands will play reigning champions USA in Sunday's Women's World Cup final after a late winner in extra-time by new Manchester United signing Jackie Groenen settled a dour semi-final against Sweden.

'My parents told everyone I was dead'

4 July 2019 - 12:13am
Sara-Jayne King struggled to find her place in the world after being taken abroad and given up for adoption.

James Lovelock on the future of AI and climate change

4 July 2019 - 12:08am
Scientist James Lovelock speaks to the BBC's Mishal Husain ahead of his 100th birthday.

Edward Gallagher: A murder trial that tore band of brothers apart

4 July 2019 - 12:06am
A decorated US Navy Seal was put on trial for war crimes - after other Seals testified against him.

Changing Places: 'We need bigger disabled toilets'

4 July 2019 - 12:06am
As the government consults on making Changing Places toilets mandatory in public buildings, campaigners tell the BBC why they are necessary.

Shanghai rubbish rules: New law sends Chinese city into frenzy

4 July 2019 - 12:06am
Why the world's most populous city is punishing people for doing their bins wrong.

Social care: Hunt and Johnson urged to consider NHS-style free service

4 July 2019 - 12:05am
Care for the elderly should be modelled on the NHS and paid for by taxes, a committee of peers says.

Killed rail worker Gareth Delbridge 'an absolutely fantastic guy'

4 July 2019 - 12:03am
Tributes are paid to rail worker Gareth Delbridge who died after being hit by a passenger train.

Is the 'racist trainer' controversy good for Nike?

4 July 2019 - 12:02am
The US sportswear giant is used to being provocative but was its flag-bearing shoe a step too far?

National Trust shuns fossil fuel investments

4 July 2019 - 12:01am
Europe's biggest conservation charity will sell its fossil fuel shares and invest in green start-ups.

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