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Seven die while cleaning hotel sewer in India's Gujarat

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 16:43
They died of asphyxiation after inhaling toxic fumes from the sewer in Fartikui, in western India.

One billion TV viewers & 700,000 ticket applications - World Cup set for India v Pakistan

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 16:09
Pakistan's cricketers will immortalise themselves if they beat India at the Cricket World Cup on Sunday, says coach Mickey Arthur.

Women's World Cup 2019: Vivianne Miedema scores again to make it 3-1 Netherlands

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 16:03
Watch as Vivianne Miedema lashes home her second and becomes Netherlands' all-time record international goalscorer at the age of 22.

Leaked exam: 'I cried in the car on the way home'

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 16:02
Students who sat the Edexcel A-level maths paper claim 'widespread' leak occurred hours before exam.

Isle of Wight Festival 2019: In pictures

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 15:44
Noel Gallagher, Lily Allen, George Ezra and Biffy Clyro are among the headliners at the festival.

Varadkar: Removing backstop 'is effectively no deal'

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 15:38
Leo Varadkar was responding to calls for changes to be made the backstop by some Conservative leadership candidates.

Deignan wins 2019 Women's Tour for first title since giving birth

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 15:04
Britain's Lizzie Deignan is crowned 2019 Women's Tour champion after finishing safely within the pack on the sixth and final stage.

Women's World Cup 2019: Vivianne Miedema's header put's the Netherland in front against Cameroon

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 14:59
Watch as Shanice van de Sanden whips in an excellent cross from the right, allowing Vivianne Miedema to power home a header at the back post against Cameroon.

Free TV licences cannot be saved with cuts to salaries, says BBC

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 13:30
The BBC says salary cuts would not plug the gap needed to fund free TV licences for the over-75s.

Amanda Knox feared attacks and accusations on return to Italy

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 13:23
Acquitted of Meredith Kercher's murder, Amanda Knox decries prejudice and trial by the media.

Cricket World Cup: Australia's Aaron Finch smashes a six for century against Sri Lanka

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 13:04
Australia's Aaron Finch smashes a six to reach a century in the World Cup fixture against Sri Lanka at The Oval.

Obituary: Franco Zeffirelli

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 12:39
Franco Zeffirelli's bold ideas and lavish productions made him one of the great post-war European directors.

Director Franco Zeffirelli dies at 96 - Italy media

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 12:39
Film director and cultural icon Franco Zeffirelli dies aged 96, Italian media reports

Two London teens killed within minutes of each other

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 12:34
Fourteen people are arrested over three separate attacks in the capital in the space of 12 hours.

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe begins new hunger strike

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 12:25
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was detained in 2016 after being convicted of spying, which she denies.

Sudan: Friends pay tribute to victim of Sudan protests

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 12:23
Social media profiles have been turning blue in tribute to Mohammad Mattar who was shot dead during protests in Sudan.

Wainfleet flooding: More evacuations of homes

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 12:14
RAF helicopters will return to drop more ballast to shore up a breach in a Lincolnshire river.

Cricket World Cup: David Warner bowled by Dhananjaya de Silva

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 12:01
David Warner is bowled by Dhananjaya de Silva after making 26 runs off 48 balls in the World Cup group game between Australia and Sri Lanka at The Oval.

Semenya rejects Rabat 800m invitation due to time restraints

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 11:02
Caster Semenya declines a late invitation to race in the 800m at Sunday's Diamond League Meeting in Rabat, Morocco.

London Euston disruption caused by trespasser

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 10:50
Major delays are expected after the station is closed to trains for more than two hours.