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Snowy 2.0: Australia's divisive plan for a vast underground 'battery'

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 22:06
The Snowy 2.0 project is hugely ambitious - will it solve national energy woes, or is it too risky?

Prince William and Kate bowl over royal fans on Pakistan tour

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 21:54
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge take to the crease on the fourth day of their visit to the country.

E-fit released to identify man who fell from plane

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 21:54
The body of a man, believed to be Kenyan, was found in a garden in Clapham in June.

Brexit deal: What does it mean?

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 21:53
Boris Johnson has agreed a new Brexit deal with the EU - but what does it mean and will Parliament pass it?

Brexit deal: Why does the DUP's opinion matter?

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 21:44
BBC News NI assesses the new Brexit deal, why the DUP won't vote for it and why that matters.

Google Pixel 4 Face Unlock works if eyes are shut

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 21:35
Google confirms its new security system may unlock a person's device even if their eyes are shut.

Bulgaria authorities fine and ban four fans over racist abuse of England players

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 20:40
Four of the fans arrested by Bulgarian police for subjecting England players to racist abuse are fined and banned.

Harry Dunn death: Is extraditing Anne Sacoolas a realistic prospect?

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 20:30
What are the legal options that might provide Harry Dunn's parents with the details of his death?

Paul Gascoigne cleared of sex assault on train

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 20:08
The ex-footballer has been cleared of both assault and sexual assault after kissing a fellow passenger.

Kevin McCloud property firms face liquidation

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 19:43
People lent thousands of pounds to a company which was founded by the Grand Designs presenter.

Atletico Madrid v Villarreal: La Liga submits request to hold fixture in Miami

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 19:03
La Liga asks the Spanish Football Federation for permission to hold December's match between Atletico Madrid and Villarreal in Miami.

Why is Banksy vetting the customers of his online store?

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 18:50
Anyone hoping to buy official merchandise from his new online store has to answer a question.

What is in the new Brexit deal?

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 18:45
A revised Brexit deal has been agreed by the UK and EU. What does it contain?

Legal bid at Court of Session to stop MPs debating Brexit deal

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 18:27
Anti-Brexit campaigner Jo Maugham has lodged a petition at Scotland's highest civil court.

Nicola Sturgeon says Johnson deal would mean 'much harder Brexit'

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 17:42
Scotland's first minister confirms her SNP MPs will vote against Boris Johnson's newly-agreed deal with the EU.

Rugby World Cup: England need pack leader to beat Australia - Matt Dawson column

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 17:36
A World Cup quarter-final against Australia is time for the Eddie Jones project to deliver, says former England scrum-half Matt Dawson.

Trump and Pelosi: The 'meltdown' photo showing Washington divides

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 17:17
A photo of Democrat Nancy Pelosi at an explosive White House meeting on Syria is causing a stir.

Birdsong plays in 5,000 buildings to highlight bird loss

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 17:15
Venues include London Underground stations, sports stadiums, supermarkets and Lincoln Cathedral.

Turkish president Erdogan 'threw Trump's Syria letter in bin'

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 17:03
The letter told Mr Erdogan not to be "a fool" by launching a military offensive in northern Syria.

Knife crime reaches new high, police figures show

bbc - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 17:01
The number of robberies and fraud offences has also risen, the Office for National Statistics says.