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Cambridge Analytica: Warrant sought to inspect company
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:02:01 GMT

The firm's boss is also filmed apparently offering to carry out secret operations to discredit politicians online.

Spy poisoning: Corbyn says 'all fingers' point to Russia
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:50:42 GMT

Labour leader says UK must still deal with Russia despite "all fingers" pointing to it over spy attack.

Alfie Dingley's medical cannabis petition to be handed to government
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:04:36 GMT

Alfie Dingley is six - his family want him to be able to use medical cannabis to manage his epilepsy.

Working dads lose out in workplace, say MPs
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:57:29 GMT

Many fathers want to share childcare but fear asking for flexible work, says report.

Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon to run for NY governor
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 21:01:20 GMT

Cynthia Nixon played Miranda Hobbs on the hit television show Sex and the City.

Class A drugs 'brought in for patients' at Essex mental health trust
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:06:10 GMT

The BBC uncovers allegations that staff at an Essex mental health trust supplied vulnerable patients.

Children on the front line of Yemen's war
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:23:17 GMT

Former child soldiers, a landmine survivor and an internally displaced child tell their stories.

Trump urges death penalty for drug dealers
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 21:56:48 GMT

The president's call to execute traffickers faces stiff political and judicial headwinds.

A third of Easter egg weight can be packaging, Which? says
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:01:53 GMT

Chocolate makers still use a lot of packaging, Which? says, but much of it can be recycled.

Ant McPartlin steps down from TV shows and seeks treatment
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 18:24:10 GMT

Saturday Night Takeaway will not air this week as its co-host seeks treatment following his arrest.

School bomb threats: Disgruntled Minecraft gamer 'behind hoax'
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 21:40:12 GMT

Hundreds of schools in England were sent an email saying a bomb would be detonated on their grounds.

Exeter University investigates law students' "racist" messages
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 22:50:26 GMT

The University of Exeter investigates allegations of "deplorable" comments made by law society members.

Newspaper headlines: Fresh claims against data firm and McPartlin rehab
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:13:38 GMT

Two broadsheets highlight fresh allegations made against UK data firm Cambridge Analytica.

The drug addict who became a judge
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:08:13 GMT

A pioneering court in Buffalo, New York, is trying to keep drug addicts alive. It's presided by a judge who knows well the perils of abuse.

Teenagers with HIV: 'Just a little illness'
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:09:14 GMT

Missed sleepovers, exam issues, secrets from siblings - the challenges of growing up with HIV.

Refugees find new roots through the power of gardening
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:32:57 GMT

A project in Tyneside uses allotments to help refugees and asylum seekers find place and purpose.

Carpool karaoke mum 'overwhelmed' by response to Down's Syndrome video
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 22:32:42 GMT

Melissa says three-year-old Francesca loves seeing herself in the video which has been watched by millions.

Best pictures from the Winter Paralympics
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:43:36 GMT

Some striking images from the Winter Paralympics, featuring intense emotions.

Macular degeneration: 'I've been given my sight back'
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 16:00:03 GMT

Two patients have had pioneering stem cell therapy to restore their vision.

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Mon, 22 Jan 2018 07:22:00 GMT

BBC coverage of latest developments

'How I became a female gang leader - and how prison saved me'
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:36:05 GMT

Nequela Whittaker was once a feared gang leader in south London - now she tries to stop young people from taking that path.

The Kashmiri property rows that date back to British India
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:25:40 GMT

Families are still fighting to prove they own property lost when British India was partitioned.

School exclusions: Are more children being expelled?
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:37:52 GMT

The education secretary has called for the growing numbers of permanent exclusions to be examined.

I had a transplant after my hairstyle made me go bald
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:39:11 GMT

MC Paigey Cakey says she feels "empowered" after having a hair transplant because she had traction alopecia.

Nerve agent: Who controls the world's most toxic chemicals?
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 10:55:09 GMT

The organisation keeping track of the deadly chemicals held by countries around the world.

YouTube admits it has a neo-Nazi music problem
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:41:07 GMT

A BBC investigation finds inconsistencies in how YouTube deals with neo-Nazi music tracks which advocate violence.

Ready Player One stars 'didn't discuss salaries'
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:41:45 GMT

Tye Sheridan and Olivia Cooke, who star in Spielberg's film, explain why they don't talk about their own pay.

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United manager looking outdated - Chris Sutton
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 20:53:26 GMT

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is "looking outdated" and his personality has changed, says ex-Chelsea striker Chris Sutton.

Six Nations: Jeremy Guscott analyses where England go next after 'massive reality check'
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 20:26:49 GMT

England have been rocked to the core and must use the summer tour to South Africa to rebuild their confidence, says Lions great Jeremy Guscott.

Serena Williams: Miami Open tournament director says seeding rules should change
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 18:43:07 GMT

Seeding rules are a "kind of punishment" for players after maternity leave and "should be changed", says the Miami Open tournament director.

Paul Pogba: Manchester United midfielder 'can't be happy', says France coach Didier Deschamps
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 18:22:41 GMT

France coach Didier Deschamps says Paul Pogba "can't be happy" finding himself out of favour at Manchester United.

World Rugby to look at Spain's World Cup qualifying defeat by Belgium
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 11:48:09 GMT

World Rugby said it will investigate the "context of events" around Belgium's controversial win over Spain in a 2019 Rugby World Cup qualifier.

Davide Astori: Fiorentina rename training ground after former captain
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 15:50:01 GMT

Fiorentina will rename their training ground after former captain Davide Astori, who suddenly passed away aged 31 earlier this month.

A doctor's battle in Eastern Ghouta
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 09:11:33 GMT

As the Syrian government tightens its noose around the enclave, medical staff describe working in "hell on earth".

Child sexual exploitation: How the system failed
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 11:17:30 GMT

Grooming, rape and trafficking are just some of the ways children in the UK are being sexually exploited.

'I tried to kill myself nine times before the NHS helped me'
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 03:07:22 GMT

At the age of 17 Sherry Denness tried to kill herself nine times in 10 days, and only then got the help she needed.

Claudette Colvin: The 15-year-old who came before Rosa Parks
Sat, 10 Mar 2018 18:47:18 GMT

How Claudette Colvin helped spark America's Civil Rights Movement at the age of 15.

'The story of a weird world I was warned never to tell'
Thu, 22 Feb 2018 01:34:33 GMT

Pauline Dakin's childhood was full of secrets, disruption and unpleasant surprises - it wasn't until many years later that she found out why.

'My periods made me suicidal so I had a hysterectomy at 28'
Fri, 09 Mar 2018 01:32:24 GMT

For years, Lucie was treated for mental health problems - in fact she had a severe form of premenstrual syndrome.

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