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Khagendra Thapa Magar: World’s shortest mobile man dies aged 27

18 January 2020 - 4:12am
At 67.08cm (2ft 2.41in), Khagendra Thapa Magar was recognised the shortest living man who could walk.

Man on attempted murder charge in Sheffield after boy, 12, shot

18 January 2020 - 3:28am
Police said the child was an "innocent bystander" when a gun was fired from a moving car in Sheffield.

Brexit: 'No alignment' with EU on regulation, Javid tells business

18 January 2020 - 2:39am
Sajid Javid warns businesses UK and EU regulations will differ after Brexit, saying firms must "adjust".

Spain's Magaluf and Ibiza crack down on alcohol-fuelled holidays

18 January 2020 - 1:16am
The Balearic Islands ban pub crawls and happy hours in popular destinations in Ibiza and Majorca.

My 'butterfly skin' could kill me but I want to raise awareness for others

18 January 2020 - 1:07am
Epidermolysis bullosa is a rare genetic condition where skin can tear at the slightest touch.

Guildford pub bombings police 'seize files'

18 January 2020 - 12:50am
Police entered Surrey History Centre and "seized" files in a constabulary archive, a memo claims.

Bingham produces stunning comeback to reach Masters semis

18 January 2020 - 12:30am
Stuart Bingham comes from 4-1 down to beat Kyren Wilson and set up a Masters semi-final match against David Gilbert.

Froome training again after injury and targeting fifth Tour de France win

18 January 2020 - 12:20am
Britain's Team Ineos rider Chris Froome confirms he will go for a fifth Tour de France title in 2020 having returned to training after a serious injury.

'Value for money' review of £1.3bn university funding

18 January 2020 - 12:18am
A review will examine how university funding can be targeted at priority subjects.

SpaceX to practise emergency crew capsule escape

18 January 2020 - 12:17am
A final technology demonstration from the California company should clear the way to fly astronauts.

Why Iran plane crash protests mark most serious test yet

18 January 2020 - 12:12am
Unique factors make the latest anti-government protests different from those in the past.

Malvern's touchscreen tech secrets now on your radar

18 January 2020 - 12:12am
Hopes that a new science centre at one of Britain's most secret sites will inspire next generation.

Unprofessional TikTok medical videos 'not the norm'

18 January 2020 - 12:12am
TikTok videos made by doctors and nurses this week have been accused of spreading misinformation.

Week in Pictures: 11-17 January 2020

18 January 2020 - 12:07am
A selection of news photographs taken around the world this week.

Bury FC: The football fans without a team

18 January 2020 - 12:03am
When Bury FC was expelled from the English Football League, supporters were left with a hole in their lives.

'You can quit': Colombian cocaine farmers' message to UK user

18 January 2020 - 12:02am
Two Colombian producers tell a British cocaine user they wouldn't take it as they know what's in it.

Sainsbury's named cheapest supermarket of 2019 by Which?

18 January 2020 - 12:02am
The study by Which? compared the price of 53 products but did not include discounters Aldi and Lidl.

Global Hawk drones: A look at Nato's new spy tool

18 January 2020 - 12:01am
The Global Hawk, which is unmanned, can travel halfway around the world on one tank of fuel.

Mourinho reignites feud with Conte over Eriksen

17 January 2020 - 11:54pm
Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho reignites his feud with Inter Milan boss Antonio Conte for discussing Inter's interest in Christian Eriksen.

Minnesota voters cast first ballots of 2020 election

17 January 2020 - 11:42pm
While the nation has its eyes turned to Iowa, voters in Minnesota have already cast the first ballots.

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