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Three uncapped hookers & centre Dean in Scotland squad

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 09:44
Scotland include three uncapped hookers and Edinburgh centre Chris Dean in a 39-man squad for the forthcoming Six Nations.

Nairobi hotel: British man killed in attack

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 09:33
The man is among at least 14 people killed in an attack on a luxury hotel in the Kenyan capital.

Murray criticises tennis chiefs over failure to build on his success

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 08:30
Three-time Grand Slam winner Andy Murray criticises British tennis for failing to translate his achievements into the growth of the game at home.

Nairobi hotel: DusitD2 siege over - Uhuru Kenyatta

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 07:55
Kenya's president says all suspected militants involved in Tuesday's attack have been "eliminated".

Australian Open: Katie Boulter's run ended by Aryna Sabalenka

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 07:29
Katie Boulter's run in the Australian Open women's singles comes to an end at the second round stage with a 6-3 6-4 defeat by Belarus' Aryna Sabalenka.

Federer battles through against Britain's Evans

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 06:23
British number four Dan Evans succumbs in three sets after pushing Roger Federer hard in an entertaining Australian Open second-round match.

News Daily: PM faces confidence vote, and Kenya hotel attack

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 06:22
Your morning briefing for Wednesday 16 January 2019.

Brexit: Theresa May faces confidence vote after huge defeat

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 05:41
Labour is bidding to force a general election after the PM's Brexit deal was rejected but Tory rebels and the DUP have pledged support.

Brexit vote: Donald Tusk suggests UK should stay in EU

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 02:45
The European Council president sends a cryptic tweet after Theresa May's Brexit deal was rejected.

Turkey: Could the US damage its economy?

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 01:28
Is Turkey at the mercy of the US economically as President Trump claims?

Pawel Adamowicz: Murder on stage stuns a divided Poland

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 01:26
Poles are taking a hard look at their divisive politics after the public murder of a popular mayor.

Red Bull Tube poster banned over 'focus boost' claim

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 01:24
It was wrong to imply the energy drink can boost focus and help workers finish by 4pm, a ruling says.

'I want to stand up for every woman experiencing abuse'

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 01:22
Model Judith Heard hopes her story of sexual abuse will prompt other women to tell their stories - and to support one another.

Ofsted promises fairer deal for schools in tough areas

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 01:07
Inspectors to focus on good teaching and a broad curriculum alongside results, says Ofsted.

South Asian women who led a strike in a British factory

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 00:53
South Asian women workers led a strike against poor working conditions in a British factory in 1976. At its height 20,000 people joined the protests outside the Grunwick factory.

'Game changer' liver transplant approved

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 00:41
It's hoped perfusion machines that "warm livers" will increase the number of viable donated organs.

Bauhaus in pictures: The architects exiled by Nazis

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 00:36
The Bauhaus's radical approach to building design can be seen around the world.

Wales 'highest prison rate' in western Europe

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 00:35
A "thorough debate" is needed on why more people are being sent to prison in Wales, say researchers.

The ultrasound scan you can do yourself

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 00:17
A US company has produced an ultrasound scanner that plugs into an iPhone and costs $2,000 (£1,555).

No escape as 'snow day' becomes 'e-learning day'

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 00:15
Winter weather at least meant a day off school. But now technology is threatening to keep pupils studying.