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Showing posts with label BBC News - Home. Show all posts

Thursday, 20 June 2019

Gulf crisis: Close up to stricken oil tanker with the US Navy

The BBC's Mark Lowen sees the damage caused to one of the oil tankers attacked in the Gulf of Oman.

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Tuesday, 18 June 2019

MPs' maternity rights: Labour's Stella Creasy speaks out

Labour's Stella Creasy hits out at Parliament's rules, which do not recognise maternity leave.

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Monday, 17 June 2019

The family-of-four living off grid

Two former vets from Essex and their children are showing others how it is possible to live self-sufficiently.

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Liverpool teenagers 'paid money to stab other youths'

Young people tell the BBC they have been offered up to £1,000 by gang leaders in Liverpool.

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Sunday, 16 June 2019

Nigerian weddings: Glitz, glamour but mind the cost

Why are some couples are having multiple weddings? Leah and Echina explain why they did.

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Your pictures on the theme of 'sailing by'

Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "sailing by".

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The day Trump ran for president (and what people predicted)

On this day in 2015, Trump said he was running for president. How did people react - and what did they get wrong?

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Tattoos at work: Are they still an issue?

Employers have become more relaxed about visible tattoos at work, but some firms still don't allow them.

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Jan Broberg: Abuser used alien conspiracy to control me

Jan Broberg from Abducted in Plain Sight tells BBC Radio 5 Live how abuser lied to control her.

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Thursday, 13 June 2019

The Papers: 'Victory for Brexit' on day Boris takes centre stage

The papers focus on the Tory leadership campaign and the failed attempt to stop a no-deal Brexit.

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Wednesday, 12 June 2019

The Papers: Will Remainer plot thwart 'PM in waiting' Boris?

The papers focus on the Tory leadership campaign as the bookmakers' favourite enters the race.

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Monday, 10 June 2019

The village where hairstyles are a dating code

Women in Yay Pote Gyi village in central Myanmar use their hairstyles to signal if they are married or ready to date.

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Russian artists changing face of protest

How a new breed of protest artists in Russia are finding new ways to get their message out.

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Four things to expect from the week ahead

The race to replace the UK PM heats up and a court will decide where 2,000 precious artefacts belong.

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I was told to be 'less young and girly' to progress

Amy Golding talks about the challenges of being a young business leader for the CEO Secrets series.

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How plastic bottles are paying for lessons in Nigeria

A school in Nigeria is accepting empty plastic bottles in exchange for payment of school fees.

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Grenfell survivors and relatives open US legal battle

Grenfell survivors are taking legal action in the US against three firms they blame for the fire.

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Latest health guidance missing from alcohol labels

Clare almost died from drinking too much alcohol and thinks labelling should be clearer.

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CPS could face court challenge over rape cases

Campaigners accuse the CPS of secretly changing its decision-making on rape cases in England and Wales.

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Ed Sheeran tops radio's most-played songs of 2018

Ed Sheeran tops airplay charts for the third time in four years - but another act had the most-played song.

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