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Christchurch shootings: NZ cabinet backs action on gun laws

18 March 2019 - 5:13am
PM Jacinda Ardern says detail of gun law reforms will come within days after Christchurch attacks.

US detects huge meteor explosion

18 March 2019 - 5:07am
The fireball is the second most powerful in 30 years and the biggest since one over Chelyabinsk in 2013.

Hong Kong subway trains collide amid new signal system trials

18 March 2019 - 4:59am
Two trains collide during a new signal system trial, threatening travel disruption for millions.

Getting inside the head of the man who was Frank Sidebottom

18 March 2019 - 3:33am
For the first time a new documentary tells the full story of Chris Sievey, the man behind the mask.

'I was diagnosed with cancer at seven months pregnant'

18 March 2019 - 3:06am
It felt like Sarah Hanan's life had "come to a screeching halt", but it was only the start of her journey.

Sir David Hare: Society shifting women's role in film and theatre

18 March 2019 - 2:16am
The director says he's been going on about women's lives for 45 years and only now people are listening.

Cookstown: Two dead following St Patrick's Day party at hotel

18 March 2019 - 1:50am
The Greenvale Hotel in Cookstown, County Tyrone, was hosting a party for young people.

Prince Gyasi: Instagram photographer on capturing Accra life

18 March 2019 - 1:27am
Ghanaian Prince Gyasi takes stunning photos of Accra using only his phone.

McIlroy says best golf still to come after winning Players Championship

18 March 2019 - 1:11am
Four-time major winner Rory McIlroy says his best golf is still to come after he wins the Players Championship at Sawgrass.

How Spain's 'Angel of Budapest' saved Jews

18 March 2019 - 12:40am
Angel Sanz Briz is honoured by Israel for rescuing Jews in WW2, but not well known in his native Spain.

Why so many people leave London

18 March 2019 - 12:38am
The UK's capital has grown rapidly, yet more Britons leave the city than arrive.

Kirstjen Nielsen: Walking a tightrope working for Trump

18 March 2019 - 12:34am
Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen is the face of a policy that provokes condemnation because of its impact on children.

Who's in Guscott's team of the Six Nations?

18 March 2019 - 12:27am
Liam Williams or Elliot Daly? Finn Russell or Gareth Anscombe? There are selection dilemmas aplenty for Jeremy Guscott after an enthralling Six Nations.

A scandal in the Amazon - where pilots are forced to lie

18 March 2019 - 12:26am
Few landing strips in the Amazon have been registered, so pilots have to file fake flight plans - making it hard to find them if they go missing.

Forced marriage: 'Dad said he would kill me if he found me'

18 March 2019 - 12:21am
Sanaz (not her real name) ran away from home aged 13 after taking an overdose in a bid to escape from a forced marriage.

Post-Brexit migrant salary plans 'would hit Wales harder'

18 March 2019 - 12:20am
One company boss who relies on foreign workers says the £30,000 salary threshold is "crazy".

The Papers: May's final bid to 'woo Brexiteers'

18 March 2019 - 12:19am
The front pages focus on the PM's attempts to win support for her Brexit deal ahead of a possible third vote.

'Don't run before you can walk'

18 March 2019 - 12:11am
"Don't run before you can walk," says tech firm adviser Manish Madhvani - first build your brand.

The people trying to reunite a divided island

18 March 2019 - 12:08am
People in Cyprus are using the demilitarised zone that separates them as a place to reunite.

Man near alley 'still key' in Claudia Lawrence inquiry

18 March 2019 - 12:08am
Ten years on since Claudia Lawrence vanished, police still want to trace a man seen on CCTV near her home.

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