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Asos profits plunge in 'disappointing' year

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 14:02
The online fashion retailer blames "challenging" growth and warehouse problems for its weak performance.

Uefa punishes Lazio for fans' racism

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 13:45
Uefa orders a partial closure of Lazio's stadium for the Italian club's next European home game following the racist behaviour of their fans.

Catwoman: Zoe Kravitz follows Hathaway and Berry in The Batman role

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 13:33
How will Zoe Kravitz com-purr with the other actresses who have played Batman's feline adversary?

News Daily: Brexit talks and Harry Dunn parents' meeting

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 12:57
Your morning briefing for 16 October 2019.

Scottish Rugby queries World Cup misconduct charge

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 12:21
Scottish Rugby questions whether a misconduct charge from World Rugby following comments from chief executive Mark Dodson is "appropriate".

Carl Frampton: Watch the former world champion take on BBC Sport's 12-second challenge

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 11:25
Can you beat former two-weight world champion Carl Frampton? Watch as he takes on BBC Sport's 12-second challenge.

Chaos as Hong Kong's Carrie Lam tries to give 'state of the union'

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 11:11
City leader Carrie Lam's annual address is suspended as legislators project slogans and wave placards.

Kim Jong-un: North Korean leader rides horse up sacred mountain

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 10:31
Images of Kim Jong-un astride a white steed on Mount Paektu fuels speculation of a major announcement.

Turkey-Syria offensive: Erdogan rejects US ceasefire call

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 10:31
The Turkish president says the operation will achieve its objectives, despite growing US pressure.

Brexit: Talks enter last day before crunch EU summit

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 09:33
Brexit negotiations enter a key 24 hours, as EU leaders prepare to meet at a summit in Brussels.

More children caught bringing knives into school

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 09:05
Knives, swords and machetes are among the weapons taken into school, police figures show.

Democratic debate: Elizabeth Warren under attack

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 08:09
Her contenders gang up on the surging Massachusetts senator over whether she would raise taxes.

How dad saved son from 'scalding cuppa' scars

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 07:19
Each year hundreds of young UK children end up in hospital with severe but avoidable coffee and tea scalds, like Archie.

NHS screening 'needs to fit with busy lives'

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 07:18
Mobile clinics and evening and weekend opening could help increase uptake of NHS screening programmes.

Charles Jencks: The architect who made cancer care a work of art

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 07:17
Charles Jencks believed the design of the centres inspired by his wife, Maggie, should lift the spirits of patients.

London couple accused over adopted son's murder in India

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 07:15
Arti Dhir and Kaval Raijada are fighting extradition over the murder of their adopted son, aged 11.

Harry Dunn's parents meet President Trump at White House

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 06:58
Harry's parents say the president told them the main suspect in their son's death will not return to the UK.

The world's first artificial womb for humans

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 05:54
Doctors in the Netherlands say they are within 10 years of creating a 'second' womb for premature babies.

Indian skyscrapers to be brought down in controlled implosions

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 05:53
Thousands of people will watch their homes implode in southern India after a high court ruling.

Saudi Arabia warms to Russia's embrace

bbc - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 05:43
Saudi Arabia rolls out the red carpet for Vladimir Putin, signalling a seismic shift in relations.