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Drugs, arms, and terror: A high-profile defector on Kim's North Korea

11 October 2021 - 12:08am
A former colonel describes a leadership making cash by any means, from drug factories to illegal arms deals.

Expelled: Russia, repression and me

11 October 2021 - 12:00am
The BBC's Sarah Rainsford reflects on being barred from Russia and the assault on the country's freedoms.

The race to save California’s famous sequoia trees

11 October 2021 - 12:00am
Tourists flock to California’s famous sequoia trees, but wildfires are threatening their existence.

Mbappe gives France comeback win in Nations League final against Spain

10 October 2021 - 10:22pm
Kylian Mbappe hit a contentious winner as France came from behind to beat Spain and become the second team to win the Nations League.

Pope Francis launches consultation on Church reform

10 October 2021 - 10:20pm
The pontiff says he wants to hear from ordinary Catholics and for the Church to be open to change.

Wales NHS Covid passes set to become compulsory

10 October 2021 - 9:56pm
Wales' rugby game against New Zealand will be one of the first mass events where passes are required.

US couple accused of selling nuclear submarine secrets

10 October 2021 - 8:42pm
A US Navy nuclear engineer and his wife allegedly sold the secret data to an undercover FBI agent.

NFL London: Atlanta Falcons hold on for 27-20 win over New York Jets

10 October 2021 - 8:12pm
The Atlanta Falcons hold on for a 27-20 victory over the New York Jets as the NFL makes a jubilant return to Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

Liberty Steel cash injection to save 660 jobs

10 October 2021 - 8:09pm
The deal will allow the UK firm's Rotherham plant - which has been closed since spring - to reopen.

NFL London: Atlanta Falcons' Matt Ryan makes history in win over New York Jets

10 October 2021 - 5:56pm
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan becomes the second-fastest player to reach 5,000 pass completions, as he threw two touchdowns in a 27-17 win over the New York Jets in London.

Headcorn: Four killed and boy seriously hurt in crash

10 October 2021 - 5:42pm
Four people, aged 18 to 44, are killed while a 15-year-old boy has life-threatening injuries.

Northamptonshire: Thousands attend World Conker Championships

10 October 2021 - 5:30pm
Jasmine Tetley retained her 2019 title after the 2020 event was cancelled due to Covid.

Eggborough Power Station's remaining towers demolished

10 October 2021 - 5:24pm
The 300ft (90m) high structures in Eggborough were demolished as part of redevelopment plans.

Covid-19: Uncertain winter ahead as flu circulates at same time, says Harries

10 October 2021 - 5:24pm
Catching both viruses at the same time puts people at a more significant risk of death, a health boss says.

UK to resettle teenage Afghan women footballers and families

10 October 2021 - 3:26pm
The UK agrees to give visas to the women's development team and families who had to flee Afghanistan.

Was AQ Khan the most dangerous man in the world?

10 October 2021 - 3:24pm
Western spies branded AQ Khan as dangerous as bin Laden - but many in Pakistan saw him as a hero.

Tyson Fury: Gypsy King on road to undisputed fight, but Dillian Whyte bout likely next

10 October 2021 - 3:08pm
Tyson Fury will have to wait to see how several fights pan out before deciding his next opponent.

Channel crossings: More than 1,100 migrants cross in two days

10 October 2021 - 1:16pm
French authorities prevented 414 people from making the crossing, the Home Office says.

Kraft Heinz says people must get used to higher food prices

10 October 2021 - 11:22am
The boss of the food giant says rising prices are partly due to pandemic disruption.


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