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Your pictures: 'Super blue blood Moon' across England

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 13:28
People across England took photographs of the rare lunar event.

Two thirds of UK adults have 'nobody to talk to' about problems

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 13:27
A survey finds many UK adults feel they have nobody to speak to about problems such as mental health.

Six Nations 2018: Stockdale, Aki and Ryan handed starts for Ireland

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 13:22
Jacob Stockdale, Bundee Aki and James Ryan will play their first Six Nations games for Ireland against France in Paris on Saturday.

'Hi I'm Matt Hancock' - culture secretary launches own app

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 13:17
The culture secretary becomes the first MP to launch his own smartphone app.

Six Nations: 'What a way to win!' - Relive all the best tries from 2017

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 12:08
Watch the best tries from the 2017 Six Nations before the start of this year's edition of the tournament on Saturday.

Three million homes to get ultrafast broadband by 2020

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 12:05
Openreach says it will speed up the rollout of high-speed fibre connections to homes and businesses.

Religious extremists 'trying to pervert education'

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 11:58
The chief inspector of schools warns extremists are trying to "pervert education" in some schools.

Trump Russia: Republicans accused of tampering with memo on FBI

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 11:48
The secret memo reportedly says the FBI abused its surveillance powers to target the Trump campaign.

Christian Eriksen: Watch the two Premier League goals scored quicker

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 11:29
Watch the two Premier League goals scored faster than Tottenham's Christian Eriksen - who scored after just 11 seconds against Manchester United on Wednesday.

Cats and dogs? Weather forecasters consider slang

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 11:24
It could soon be "bucketing", "chucking it down", or "caning it" where you are.

Women's Six Nations 2018: England favourites to retain their crown

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 10:54
England's dominance in the northern hemisphere makes them clear favourites for the Women's Six Nations crown, writes Sara Orchard.

Court overturns life bans on Russian athletes

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 10:52
A decision to overturn the Olympic life bans of 28 Russian athletes "may have a serious impact on the future fight against doping", says IOC.

Tasers used 58 times in mental health settings

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 10:45
Police drew, aimed or fired Tasers in mental health hospitals, wards, and clinics 58 times in the first six months of figures being recorded.

West Ham suspend Tony Henry over claims of club policy against signing Africans

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 10:38
West Ham suspend director of player recruitment Tony Henry over claims he said the club would not sign any more African players.

Your pictures: Fantastic voyage

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 09:37
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "fantastic voyage".

Average age of first stroke in England falls, figures show

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 08:54
Average age of first stroke drops from 71 to 68 for men and 75 to 73 for women, data for England shows.

Women's Big Bash League: Perth Scorchers beat Sydney Thunder in semi-final

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 08:26
Natalie Sciver hits a rapid unbeaten 38 as Perth Scorchers beat Sydney Thunder to reach the Women's Big Bash League final.

Betting firms to stop 'unfair' promotions

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 07:10
Three betting firms agree to change online gaming promotions after pressure from competition authorities.

Murder arrests over Wormwood Scrubs prison stabbing

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 06:58
Four prisoners are held on suspicion of murdering an inmate who was stabbed to death at Wormwood Scrubs.

Wales bans intimate piercings for under-18s

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 06:18
It is now an offence to pierce or arrange to pierce the tongue, genitals and nipples of under 18s in Wales.