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Leeds Bradford Airport closed after plane skids off runway in storm
October 20, 2023, 5:07 PM
Leeds Bradford Airport evacuates passengers and urges travellers to check with airlines.
Tamworth and Mid Beds by-elections: Keir Starmer hails results as game-changer
October 20, 2023, 5:47 PM
Overturning huge majorities in Mid Beds and Tamworth shows Labour "can win anywhere", Sir Keir says.
Chris Mason: Is it back to the 1990s for Labour?
October 20, 2023, 4:51 PM
Huge by-election swings to Labour raise parallels with Blair in 1997 but these are very different times.
Judge threatens to jail Trump for 'blatant' gag order violation
October 20, 2023, 4:53 PM
The judge said Mr Trump had failed to take down a post from his website mocking a court clerk.
Haydn Gwynne: Drop the Dead Donkey and The Windsors star dies aged 66
October 20, 2023, 4:10 PM
Dame Helen Mirren leads the tributes to "a delight as a person and a consummate dedicated actress".
Sunak meets Palestinian Authority leader in Egypt
October 20, 2023, 5:22 PM
The PM met Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas and Egypt's president, calling for the Gaza border to reopen.
Met Police: IOPC to investigate water pistol response
October 20, 2023, 4:00 PM
The IOPC was initially not set to look at the case of a 13-year-old boy confronted by armed police.
Hate crimes in London see big jump, police say
October 20, 2023, 3:36 PM
There has been a rise in antisemitic and Islamophobic hate crimes since the Hamas attack on Israel.
Orionid meteor shower to light up the skies
October 20, 2023, 3:15 PM
The streaks of light from the debris of Halley's comet will be at their peak on Saturday.
Czech village priest sorry for smashing pumpkins
October 20, 2023, 2:07 PM
The parish priest said he would have acted differently had he known they were carved by children.
Rising tide of homelessness could bankrupt seaside town
October 20, 2023, 12:13 AM
In Hastings, 500 homeless families are in temporary accommodation, costing the council £5.6m this year.
Super Mario Bros Wonder game a 'notebook of chaos', critics say
October 20, 2023, 5:37 PM
The latest Nintendo adventure follows the gang through the new Flower Kingdom.
Eric Cantona - the singer: 'The Rolling Stones should support me'
October 20, 2023, 6:17 AM
The football idol on singing about his kung fu kick and why his debut album will be recorded live.
Quiz of the week: What was missing from the start of Madonna’s world tour?
October 19, 2023, 11:11 PM
How closely have you been paying attention to what's been going on over the past seven days?
Two-tier care crisis: People forced to pay or wait
October 20, 2023, 12:08 AM
Staffing, funding and cost of living pressures mean a greater risk of an unfair system, says watchdog.
Sydney Opera House: The story of an icon in photos
October 19, 2023, 4:04 PM
As Australia marks 50 years of the Sydney Opera House, here are some of its most defining moments.
Rempang Eco-City: 'We will not leave', say the islanders fighting eviction
October 20, 2023, 12:34 AM
Fishing communities on this Indonesian island are locked in a battle with the government over land.
Why a 'hologram revolution' could be on the way
October 19, 2023, 11:05 PM
Holograms are getting better and cheaper and some think soon they will be everywhere.
Don't dress as Barbie at Halloween, striking Hollywood actors told
October 20, 2023, 9:16 AM
Stars are banned from wearing outfits based on hit TV shows and films under the Hollywood strike.
French minister Darmanin spars with footballer Karim Benzema in Gaza row
October 20, 2023, 3:58 PM
The former French international threatens to sue Gérald Darmanin for accusing him of Islamist links.
Italy PM Giorgia Meloni splits from partner after off-air lewd TV remarks
October 20, 2023, 2:45 PM
Giorgia Meloni says the relationship is over after a TV show airs her partner's off-air comments.
Christmas hope for turkey farmers as bird flu cases drop
October 20, 2023, 12:29 AM
A fall in the number of avian influenza outbreaks is welcomed by the UK's Christmas turkey farmers.
MOTDx: Jermaine Jenas' Match of the Day spin-off show cancelled
October 20, 2023, 10:26 AM
Jermaine Jenas hosted the TV programme but the BBC will now be "producing even more digital content".
Megan Thee Stallion: Rapper settles legal dispute with former label
October 20, 2023, 1:27 PM
Record label 1501 Certified Entertainment say they wish Megan "the very best in her life and career".
Key moments as Storm Babet crashes into Scotland... in 60 seconds
October 19, 2023, 5:05 PM
Heavy seas, lashing rain and hair-raising landings - some of the key moments as Storm Babet hits Scotland.
Riba Stirling Prize: London retirement home wins top architecture award
October 19, 2023, 9:00 PM
London's John Morden Centre wins the Riba Stirling Prize for its approach to elderly living.
Minimum staff levels demanded in school strikes
October 20, 2023, 10:31 AM
Education Secretary Gillian Keegan writes to teaching unions to discuss the proposals.
French arrests after bomb scares trigger evacuations at airports and Versailles
October 20, 2023, 1:29 PM
The Palace of Versailles, the Louvre as well as schools, airports and hospitals have been targeted.
WXV: How does new tournament work, which teams are playing and when are matches?
October 12, 2023, 11:02 AM
Rugby's new global tournament - the women's WXV competition - starts on Friday. How does it work and when are the matches?
Alex Bendall death: Family criticises 'insensitive' police response
October 20, 2023, 5:06 AM
Alex Bendall was found dead in a river near Dorchester weeks after going missing on a walk home.
Elon Musk says X to have two new premium tiers
October 20, 2023, 11:25 AM
The latest change to the platform will see two layers of subscriptions - one with adverts and one without.
Canada withdraws 41 diplomats from India
October 20, 2023, 11:00 AM
It is the latest in a row between the two nations over the murder of a Sikh separatist leader on Canadian soil.
Travis King: Soldier who fled to North Korea 'charged back in US'
October 20, 2023, 6:05 AM
Charges against Travis King reportedly include desertion and possessing sexual images of a child.
Government borrows less than expected in September
October 20, 2023, 12:51 PM
The figures have prompted debate over how much "wiggle room" the chancellor has for tax cuts.
Jim Jordan presses ahead with his bid for Speaker of the House
October 20, 2023, 12:35 PM
The Ohio congressman forges ahead as defectors hold firm and proposals to empower a stand-in collapse.
Tupac Shakur murder suspect Duane Davis has two weeks to find lawyer
October 19, 2023, 8:48 PM
Duane Davis is accused of arranging the killing of the hip-hop legend in 1996 in Las Vegas.
Cricket World Cup 2023: David Warner hits 163 as Australia beat Pakistan
October 20, 2023, 5:36 PM
David Warner's superb 163 inspires Australia to a 62-run victory over Pakistan as they breathe life into their World Cup campaign.
United States Grand Prix: Max Verstappen tops practice before qualifying
October 20, 2023, 6:47 PM
Red Bull's Max Verstappen heads Ferrari's Charles Leclerc and Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton in first practice at the US Grand Prix.
Rugby World Cup semi-finals: How England can upset the odds and beat South Africa
October 20, 2023, 12:22 PM
Former England international Paul Grayson and ex-Springbok Bobby Skinstad plot a path to victory for underdogs England in Saturday's World Cup semi-final.
ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 highlights: David Warner & Mitchell Marsh inspire Australia to win over Pakistan
October 20, 2023, 5:12 PM
Watch highlights as centuries from openers David Warner and Mitchell Marsh inspire Australia to a 62-run win over Pakistan in Bangalore in the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup.
Emma Raducanu: British star says 'provoking' questions have contributed to turnover of coaches
October 20, 2023, 11:18 AM
Former British number one Emma Raducanu says she is constantly asking questions and challenging her coaches.
Jakob, Henrik and Filip Ingebrigtsen accuse father of violence
October 20, 2023, 4:41 PM
Olympic 1500m champion Jakob Ingebrigtsen and his older brothers Henrik and Filip accuse their father and former coach Gjert of being "very aggressive and controlling".
Israel aims to cut Gaza ties after war with Hamas
October 20, 2023, 5:06 PM
Israel's defence minister says the country's long-term plan is to cut ties completely with Gaza.
Israeli community frozen as Hamas atrocities continue to emerge
October 20, 2023, 2:37 AM
Israeli communities are struggling as bodies continue to be found after Hamas attacked on 7 October.
Gaza hospital: Breaking down video of Al-Ahli Arab hospital explosion
October 19, 2023, 5:06 PM
BBC Verify’s Merlyn Thomas examines video of the explosion.
Hamas hostages: Who are the people taken from Israel?
October 20, 2023, 7:23 PM
From elderly grandparents to young children, these are the people known to have been taken captive.
US warship intercepts missiles fired from Yemen 'potentially towards Israel'
October 20, 2023, 8:50 AM
The USS Carney in the Red Sea downed missiles and drones fired "potentially towards targets in Israel".
Residents leave as tension grows at Israel-Lebanon border
October 20, 2023, 5:33 AM
Fears fighting could erupt between Hezbollah and Israel are seeing communities on both sides evacuate.
Gaza Strip in maps: What it's like for the people who live there
October 20, 2023, 3:47 PM
Find out more about what it is like to live in the Gaza Strip, from the economy to education, health and water.
The world is losing its humanity, UNRWA chief says
October 19, 2023, 9:34 PM
Gaza's war could spread and the region is on the "edge of an abyss", Philippe Lazzarini tells the BBC.
Tributes for 'brave' British-Israeli father murdered in Hamas attack
October 19, 2023, 4:07 PM
Yonatan Rapoport was described as 'a lovely man' with a 'wonderful sense of humour'.
Jeremy Bowen: Joe Biden's search for a Middle East solution just got harder
October 18, 2023, 9:14 PM
After the destruction of the Al-Ahli hospital, hopes for an end to the war are even fainter.
Alex Danzig: Fears grow for much-loved historian kidnapped by Hamas
October 18, 2023, 4:24 PM
The abduction of Holocaust expert Alex Danzig has caused particular distress in Israel and Poland.
Panic and confusion at scene of Gaza hospital blast
October 18, 2023, 6:02 PM
People are still recovering body parts from the Al-Ahli Arab hospital, reports Rushdi Abu Alouf.
The UK nationals killed in Hamas attacks on Israel
October 20, 2023, 7:10 AM
The British government confirmed that "at least" seven people have died and a further nine are missing.
Gaza hospital: What video, pictures and other evidence tell us about Al-Ahli hospital blast
October 19, 2023, 5:42 PM
BBC Verify is analysing evidence from the Al-Ahli hospital explosion amid competing claims over responsibility.
Pause for thought - Israel’s calculations before going into Gaza
October 18, 2023, 2:57 PM
For days now Israel has been preparing to invade Gaza - but why hasn't it launched it yet?
Inside an Israeli 'war room' on the volatile Lebanon border
October 18, 2023, 6:34 PM
An all-female team of Israeli soldiers monitors cameras along Israel's volatile northern frontier.
'We're just trying to survive': 90 people shelter in one Gaza house
October 19, 2023, 3:56 PM
A family take in friends and relatives to their home in southern Gaza while the Israeli air strikes continue.
Israel Gaza: Biden clinches deal with Egypt to allow aid
October 19, 2023, 2:29 AM
In Tel Aviv, Mr Biden says Israel has a right to hit back for the Hamas attack that triggered fighting.
At scene of hospital blast: 'People are still collecting body parts'
October 18, 2023, 8:39 AM
Hundreds of people were killed by an explosion at a crowded hospital in Gaza City, health officials say.
Israel-Gaza war: Protesters clash with security forces in Ramallah
October 18, 2023, 5:50 AM
Clashes broke out in the occupied West Bank city after the strike on a hospital in Gaza.
Israel Gaza: Biden's visit is a high-stakes gamble
October 18, 2023, 1:05 AM
The US president's trip was always going to be a diplomatic risk. Now the situation is even more volatile.
Gaza: BBC reporter and family left homeless again after Israel air strike warning
October 17, 2023, 5:32 PM
Rushdi Abu Alouf is among those struggling to find a place to live amid ongoing Israeli strikes.
Family tell of heartbreak after Israel kidnap live-stream
October 17, 2023, 9:41 PM
One man is trying to piece together what happened to loved ones based on live streams made by Hamas.
Mother pleads for daughter's release after Hamas video
October 17, 2023, 1:02 PM
Keren Shem appeals for her daughter to be freed immediately with all the Hamas hostages in Gaza.
Why Egypt remains reluctant to open Rafah crossing to Gaza
October 17, 2023, 3:46 PM
Hundreds of lorries carrying aid are parked up on the Egyptian side of the Rafah crossing.
Layla Moran: My relatives have nowhere to go in Gaza after bombing
October 17, 2023, 7:37 PM
Layla Moran says her relatives have no food, water and electricity as she fears escalating violence.
In Gaza, wounded children with no surviving family
October 17, 2023, 11:58 AM
A doctor working in Gaza told the BBC 40% of those wounded are children and many have become orphans.
British teen missing in Hamas attack on Israel confirmed dead, family say
October 17, 2023, 3:43 PM
Yahel, who went missing with sister Noiya, was killed in the assault on Israel, her family have said.
The families who won't evacuate Gaza City
October 16, 2023, 8:17 PM
Despite a looming Israeli ground assault, many families are unwilling or unable to leave northern Gaza.
Will other countries get dragged in? Your questions answered
October 16, 2023, 8:24 PM
Our correspondents answer your questions on the conflict between Israel and Hamas.
Rafah crossing: Thousands of people arrive at Gaza-Egypt border
October 16, 2023, 6:46 PM
Palestinians with dual citizenship have headed to the border ahead of Israel's expected ground operation.
Khan Younis: A Gaza city on its knees, now with a million mouths to feed
October 15, 2023, 3:38 PM
A desperate and destitute tide of humanity has washed into Khan Younis. And there is no help.
What is the Rafah crossing and why is it Gaza's lifeline?
October 16, 2023, 1:23 PM
The border crossing with Egypt is the only point of exit for Palestinians looking to flee Gaza.
History of the conflict explained
October 19, 2023, 12:51 PM
Tensions between Israel and the Palestinians date back decades, but what are the key issues?
Food prices: How can I save money on my grocery shop?
July 31, 2023, 10:57 AM
The cost-of-living crisis continues to bite. Here are some things that can reduce the impact.
Five ways to save money on your packed lunch
September 18, 2023, 4:36 PM
Grabbing food on the go can be expensive so here are some top tips on making savings at lunchtime.
Energy bills: What can I do if I can't afford to pay?
September 27, 2023, 1:22 PM
If you're struggling to afford your gas and electricity bills, what options are available?
UK inflation rate calculator: How much are prices rising for you?
October 18, 2023, 6:11 AM
Use our calculator to find out how much the cost of living is going up in your household.
Energy saving tips: Five ways to cut costs this winter
August 24, 2023, 12:06 PM
Energy prices will be lower this coming winter - but you may be able to save even more on your bill.
What is the UK inflation rate and why is it so high?
October 18, 2023, 9:35 AM
The rate at which prices are rising has fallen but remains well above the 2% inflation target.
Why inflation is falling but prices are still rising
October 19, 2023, 7:51 AM
We report this percentage every month but here are three things you may not know.
State pension and triple lock: What is it worth and when do you get it?
October 19, 2023, 8:36 AM
A second significant rise in the state pension is expected in April under what is known as the triple lock.
How to get a job: Six expert tips for finding work
August 14, 2023, 4:03 PM
There are 10m people out of work in the UK, so if you're searching for a job you're not alone. Here are some tips on how to get started.
Cost of living: Five tips when asking for a pay rise
August 15, 2023, 10:33 AM
Recruiters, a manager and a workplace psychologist give their advice on how to negotiate for more money.
What is the minimum wage and how much is it?
October 2, 2023, 8:29 AM
The national living wage is expected to go up next April, boosting two million people's pay.
Cost-of-living payments: Who is getting them and when?
September 19, 2023, 11:08 PM
Low-income households, pensioners and some disabled people will get extra help with energy bills.
What is happening to house prices, and could there be a crash?
August 1, 2023, 12:47 PM
How higher interest rates are changing the UK's housing market.
Renting: Three ways to win the race to securing a property
March 28, 2023, 11:14 PM
From being first in the queue to being more flexible, here are some tips on how to get ahead in the rental race.

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