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Rohingya crisis: UN envoy says refugees facing 'forced starvation'

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 07:11
Myanmar's "ethnic cleansing" of Rohingyas is continuing, a UN envoy says after visiting refugees.

Winter Paralympics: Day-by-day guide to Pyeongchang Games

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 06:49
Who is in action? When are medals up for grabs? Who are the medal hopes? Keep track with our Winter Paralympics day-by-day guide.

Emma Watson jokes she needs a tattoo proof reader

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 06:41
Emma Watson has revealed her grammatically incorrect Time's Up tattoo is only temporary.

In a hurry? Here's what you need to know this morning

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 06:22
Your morning briefing for 6 March 2018.

University offers fully fledged science degree online for £5,650

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 06:04
The University of London is putting a degree course online to reach part-time, working students.

Police probe substance as Russian spy 'critical' in hospital

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 05:56
Officers try to identify a substance which caused an ex-agent convicted of spying for UK to collapse.

DUP to meet EU's chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 05:56
The party is expected to insist that NI must leave the EU on the same terms as the rest of the UK.

Prison violence and gangs targeted by justice secretary

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 05:02
Inmates could be sent to higher-security jails to limit influence of organised crime behind bars.

Child marriage numbers falling, says Unicef

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 04:38
The UN children's agency estimates 25 million child marriages have been prevented in the past decade.

Bill Turnbull, ex-BBC host, diagnosed with prostate cancer

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 03:40
Former BBC Breakfast presenter, who was diagnosed last year, wants to encourage people to be tested.

USS Lexington: Lost WW2 aircraft carrier found after 76 years

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 03:25
The US aircraft carrier was attacked during the Battle of the Coral Sea, killing 216 men.

Xanax: The anxiety drug putting lives at risk

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 01:13
Counterfeit Xanax tablets laced with a deadly painkiller are being used as a party drug

My revolt against student sexual assault

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 01:11
After she was raped as a student Hannah Price began a campaign to shed light on the problem of sexual assault at university.

Britain needs to go on a diet, says top health official

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 01:04
Health officials want a cut in the portion sizes of pizzas, ready meals, processed meat and takeaways.

A different portrait of black fatherhood

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 00:40
Zun Lee was raised in Germany by Korean parents - but as an adult he discovered his real father was a black American.

The gum you don't mind stuck to your shoe

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 00:39
A British designer wants used gum recycled into useful objects - also leading to cleaner streets.

Laura Muir will not speak to Genzebe Dibaba over Ethiopian's links to arrested coach

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 00:35
Laura Muir reveals she does not speak to rival Genzebe Dibaba over the Ethiopian's links to a coach arrested as part of an anti-doping investigation.

N Korea's Kim 'to advance' closer ties with South

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 00:27
Kim Jong-un tells envoys from the South he wants "a new history" of reunification, state media says.

NPC: Should Xi Jinping be China's president for life?

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 00:18
Delegates are meeting in Beijing to discuss whether the two-term limit should be abolished.

Trampoline park injuries 'more serious', hospital finds

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 00:16
Children suffered worse injuries at trampoline parks than when using home equipment, a hospital finds.

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