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California wildfire: McKinney Fire spreads rapidly in north of state

1 August 2022 - 12:19pm
Thunderstorms and erratic winds could complicate the US state's largest fire so far this year.

Ukraine war: First grain ship leaves under Russia deal

1 August 2022 - 12:18pm
A ship carrying grain leaves Odesa under a deal aimed at easing a global food crisis.

Good Friday Agreement: What is it?

1 August 2022 - 11:53am
The 1998 deal was designed to end 30 years of bloody conflict in Northern Ireland.

Ukraine war: The last remaining families in Bakhmut

1 August 2022 - 11:36am
Olena and her family are one of the last remaining in the Donetsk region where an evacuation order is in place.

Euro 2022 final: Becky Hill hits back at sexualised trolling

1 August 2022 - 10:40am
The singer tells women to "cover up for no-one" after performing at Wembley before England's historic win.

Record 17.4m peak TV audience see Euro 2022 final

1 August 2022 - 10:32am
England's Euro 2022 final win over Germany was watched by a peak television audience of 17.4 million, making it the most-watched programme in the UK so far in 2022.

Hinkley B: UK's most productive nuclear power plant closes

1 August 2022 - 10:24am
Hinkley Point B has shut down permanently, after 46 years generating electricity.

Fernando Alonso to join Aston Martin in 2023

1 August 2022 - 10:19am
Two-time world champion Fernando Alonso is to join Aston Martin in 2023 on a multi-year contract.

Indigenous Australian senator calls the Queen a 'coloniser' as she's sworn in

1 August 2022 - 9:57am
Lidia Thorpe was asked to start the oath of allegiance again and to only read the words put in front of her.

Commonwealth Games: Gold for Para-swimmer Alice Tai just months after leg amputation

1 August 2022 - 8:37am
English Para-swimmer Alice Tai wins Commonwealth gold in Birmingham just months after having her right leg amputated.

Where do the Lionesses play their club football?

1 August 2022 - 8:03am
Learn more about the England players who featured at Euro 2022.

Weave: New device will investigate Milky Way's origins

1 August 2022 - 5:01am
A new device will help reconstruct the formation of the Milky Way in unprecedented detail.

Rishi Sunak vows to take 4p off income tax

1 August 2022 - 4:35am
But the ex-chancellor's pledge for the end of the next parliament is criticised as being too slow.

Archie Battersbee: Last-minute hearing to be held over treatment

1 August 2022 - 2:35am
The Court of Appeal is set to consider a request to keep treating the 12-year-old while the UN examines the case.

Trade unions: What are they and who is allowed to strike?

1 August 2022 - 2:33am
What are the rules on striking and do you have to be a trade union member to take part?

Kosovo postpones new car number plate rules amid tensions

1 August 2022 - 2:33am
Ethnic Serbs parked trucks and tankers at border crossings in the north in protest at the new rules.

Banksy: The stories behind his 'Great British Spraycation'

1 August 2022 - 2:32am
How have the 10 pieces created by the elusive street artist stood the test of time - one year on?

Ofcom urged to help end broadband loyalty penalty

1 August 2022 - 2:27am
Many long-standing customers pay more for broadband and mobile contracts than new customers do.

Afghanistan: How one TV presenter became a refugee

1 August 2022 - 12:46am
A year since leaving Kabul, a young refugee is trying to rebuild a new life in UK

Fuel tax cut in UK among lowest in Europe, RAC says

1 August 2022 - 12:12am
The motoring group says the UK's fuel duty cut looks "paltry" compared to help given in other countries.


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