Syrian universities weakened by 'brain-drain', says report

BBC News - 18 June 2019 - 12:34am
Syria's war is near an end but its universities are struggling to help the country's recovery.

Dogs' eyes evolve to appeal to humans

BBC News - 18 June 2019 - 12:34am
Scientists have found a muscle that allows dogs to make 'puppy eyes' and bond with humans.

Ministers 'reject' report's fast fashion advice

BBC News - 18 June 2019 - 12:32am
Ministers say "no" to MPs' plans cut waste and emissions from fashion industry.

ITV bans all-male comedy writing teams

BBC News - 18 June 2019 - 12:31am
The broadcaster will no longer commission comedies that don't have any women in the writers' room.

Lives 'destroyed by NHS eating disorder failures'

BBC News - 18 June 2019 - 12:30am
As more than a million people struggle with illnesses such as anorexia, two reports say more must be done.

Danniella Westbrook: Drug-free EastEnders star 'to train as therapist'

BBC News - 18 June 2019 - 12:23am
Danniella Westbrook says she is drug and alcohol-free for the first time in years.

The factory making shoes out of plastic bottles

BBC News - 18 June 2019 - 12:17am
This Adidas factory in India makes shoes and clothes out of polyester from recycled plastic bottles.

Face to face with DR Congo's deadly vipers

BBC News - 18 June 2019 - 12:14am
Photographer Hugh Kinsella Cunningham captures close-up portraits of some of the world's most dangerous snakes.

'If I give my honest feelings, they'll send me home' - did officials get VAR call right?

BBC News - 18 June 2019 - 12:05am
Wendie Renard scored a contentious late penalty for France against Nigeria which caused uproar on social media - so did the officials get it right?

How a struggling airline went soaring through the cloud

BBC News - 18 June 2019 - 12:02am
In a "David and Goliath" battle of the skies, the small airline used tech to punch above its weight.

Heathrow reveals expansion 'masterplan'

BBC News - 18 June 2019 - 12:00am
Plans for a third runway, promising phased construction over thirty years, are open to public consultation.

KFC's vegan burger: Could it wean you off chicken?

BBC News - 18 June 2019 - 12:00am
The fried chicken firm is the latest fast food chain to join the vegan bandwagon, with mixed results.

France win after late penalty drama leaves Nigeria waiting on World Cup fate

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 11:34pm
Hosts France finish top of Group A after a twice-taken penalty by Wendie Renard against Nigeria in an incident-packed finish in Rennes.

Newspaper headlines: Rory Stewart's PM bid on front pages

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 11:33pm
The Conservative leadership contest is on the front pages again, with many focusing on Rory Stewart.

French storm: Hail batters south-east France

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 11:29pm
Golf ball-sized hail hits the Drome region of France, causing widespread damage.

Norway victory eliminates South Korea

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 10:52pm
Norway score twice from the spot as they secure their place in the Women's World Cup last 16 with victory over South Korea.

Stonewall uprising: A riot that changed millions of lives

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 10:50pm
On a hot New York night 50 years ago, a police raid on a gay bar reshaped millions of American lives.

Should you leave the room when you cough or sneeze?

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 10:33pm
President Donald Trump seems to think so - and he's not alone. What have the experts got to say?

Women's World Cup 2019: Relief for Wendie Renard as she scores retaken VAR penalty to beat Nigeria

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 10:32pm
Wendie Renard scores the winner from a retaken VAR penalty in an incident-packed finish to France's 1-0 win over Nigeria in Rennes.

Abuse claims 'ridiculous', ex-Army chief told police

BBC News - 17 June 2019 - 8:48pm
Jurors in the trial of a man accused of false abuse reports were shown Lord Bramall's police interview.


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