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Australia floods: 50,000 on evacuation alert after deluge hits Sydney

Roads have been cut, houses are underwater and thousands have been left without power.

5 Jul 2022 8:12 am
Peter Obi: The Labour Party candidate electrifying young Nigerians

An army of social media users backs Peter Obi for Nigeria's presidency, but will that translate into votes?

5 Jul 2022 6:55 am
NHS trials using drones to deliver chemotherapy drugs

A pilot scheme will courier chemotherapy drugs from Portsmouth to the Isle of Wight, NHS England says.

5 Jul 2022 6:54 am
How the US Supreme Court is reshaping America

America's top court has issued decisions that have divided the country and challenged lawmakers.

5 Jul 2022 6:48 am
Highland Park shooting: Man arrested after 4 July mass shooting

Police arrest a suspect after a rooftop gunman kills six people at an Independence Day parade.

5 Jul 2022 6:07 am
Avabai Wadia: The lawyer who became Indias family planning pioneer

Avabai Wadia played a major role in India becoming the first country to officially promote family planning.

5 Jul 2022 6:02 am
Sri Lanka: 'I cant afford milk for my babies'

As fuel, food and medicines run out, Sri Lanka is on the brink of a humanitarian crisis, the UN warns.

5 Jul 2022 6:01 am
The Papers: Johnson 'did know about Pincher' and UK on go-slow

Fresh questions about what the PM knew of the Chris Pincher claims feature in Tuesday's papers.

5 Jul 2022 5:31 am
Conversion therapy: 'I thought God hated me because I was gay'

A Methodist minister tells of his struggle with sexuality and how he was sent for conversion therapy.

5 Jul 2022 5:25 am
Australia's devastating floods spur new warning systems

Better data and real-time software is allowing companies to improve the precision of flood warnings.

5 Jul 2022 4:36 am
Wimbledon: How does tennis work when you're blind?

Wimbledon brings tennis to the spotlight every summer, though how does the sport work when you're blind?

5 Jul 2022 4:35 am
Chris Mason: Why Labour's leader has made peace with Brexit

Sir Keir Starmer's vow to make Brexit work feels like a moment for Labour after years of argument.

5 Jul 2022 3:42 am
Michael Sheen: I broke down hearing kids' care stories

Michael Sheen speaks to young people in care as part of a BBC investigation into the system.

5 Jul 2022 3:33 am
Boris Johnson was made aware of formal Chris Pincher complaint

BBC News understands the complaint sparked a disciplinary process that confirmed the MP's misconduct.

5 Jul 2022 3:10 am
Wimbledon 2022: 'Magnificent' Rafael Nadal cruises into quarter-finals against Botic van de Zandschulp

Rafael Nadal puts on a magnificent display against Botic van de Zandschulp to land a place in the Wimbledon quarter-finals with a straight-sets victory.

5 Jul 2022 2:30 am
England v India: Edgbaston officials investigate crowd racism at Test

Edgbaston officials are investigating allegations of racist behaviour by members of the crowd during the ongoing Test between England and India.

5 Jul 2022 1:42 am
Ian Poulter: LIV Golf player taking legal action against Scottish Open ban

Ian Poulter says he is fighting for his right to play golf and confirmed he is taking legal action against his ban from this week's Scottish Open.

5 Jul 2022 1:33 am
Wimbledon 2022: Simona Halep hits best shot of day eight

Simona Halep hits an extraordinary shot in her victory against Paula Badosa to win the best shot of day eight at Wimbledon.

5 Jul 2022 1:11 am
India v England highlights: Hosts close in on record win at Edgbaston.

England close in on a sensational win over India in the fifth Test after a riveting fourth day at Edgbaston.

5 Jul 2022 12:04 am
All new public buildings must have separate male and female toilets, says minister

The government says having male and female-only facilities in all new premises will help women's safety.

4 Jul 2022 11:58 pm
Pret sales jump as it focuses on towns and suburbs

Pret A Manger's stores outside London now account for most of the sandwich chain's growth.

4 Jul 2022 11:24 pm
Wimbledon 2022: Simona Halep thrashes Paula Badosa to reach quarter-finals

Simona Halep needs just 60 minutes to reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals as she thrashes fourth seed Paula Badosa in a devastating display.

4 Jul 2022 11:14 pm
Illinois shooting: Five dead in 4 July parade shooting near Chicago

Officials say 16 people were also hospitalised after gunfire disrupted an Independence Day parade.

4 Jul 2022 11:14 pm
England v India: Joe Root & Jonny Bairstow leading chase for hosts at Edgbaston

England are closing in on a sensational win over India in the fifth Test after a riveting fourth day at Edgbaston.

4 Jul 2022 11:13 pm
Premier League player arrested on suspicion of rape in north London

A Premier League and international footballer is arrested on suspicion of rape in north London.

4 Jul 2022 10:59 pm
England v India: Joe Root reaches 50

'Terrific' Joe Root reaches his half century as England chase 378 for victory over India at Edgbaston.

4 Jul 2022 10:41 pm
Wimbledon 2022: Nick Kyrgios beats Brandon Nakashima in comeback despite injury - highlights

Watch Nick Kyrgios beat talented American youngster Brandon Nakashima to reach the quarter-finals despite injury problems in a hard-fought win at Wimbledon.

4 Jul 2022 10:24 pm
Minions: Cinemas ban teens in suits over #gentleminions trend

Young people following the #gentleminions TikTok trend are accused of disturbing other cinemagoers.

4 Jul 2022 10:23 pm
Big Zuu on breaking the mould for cookery shows

TV cook Big Zuu reflects on his Dave show's double Bafta win and the importance of representation.

4 Jul 2022 10:17 pm
Coldstream Guard soldiers sold ammunition for cash, court hears

Kirtland Gill, 41, denies conspiracy to sell ammunition and possession of a prohibited weapon.

4 Jul 2022 10:07 pm
Wimbledon 2022: Nick Kyrgios beats Brandon Nakashima at All England Club

Nick Kyrgios' entertaining Wimbledon run continues as beats American Brandon Nakashima to reach his first major quarter-final in seven years.

4 Jul 2022 10:00 pm
Brexit: No case for UK returning to EU, Labour leader Starmer says

The Labour leader rules out a return to the EU, and is due to set out his plan to make Brexit work.

4 Jul 2022 9:30 pm
Belgorod: Fear and denial in Russian city hit by shells

Residents of Belgorod are divided on how to respond to Ukraine after the city was hit by explosions.

4 Jul 2022 9:30 pm
F1 British Grand Prix: What is halo and how does it save lives?

Driver Zhou Guanyu says the halo device saved his life after a horror crash at Silverstone on Sunday.

4 Jul 2022 8:45 pm
Ukraine war: What is Putin's plan now Luhansk has fallen?

The fall of the city of Lysychansk means the whole Luhansk region is now under Russian control.

4 Jul 2022 7:56 pm
Safe standing areas at football matches get green light

Premier League and Championship clubs will be allowed to introduce safe standing areas from the start of the 2022-23 season.

4 Jul 2022 7:30 pm
Wimbledon 2022: Watch Nick Kyrgios win point after 'hot dog' against Brandon Nakashima.

Watch Nick Kyrgios win a point after hitting a 'hot dog' shot against Brandon Nakashima at Wimbledon on Centre Court.

4 Jul 2022 7:20 pm
Commercial flight escorted by fighter jet after bomb hoax

A British holidaymaker was arrested after posting a bomb threat on social media.

4 Jul 2022 7:17 pm
England v India: Ben Stokes picks up three quick wickets after lunch

England captain Ben Stokes strikes three times quickly after lunch as India are dismissed for 245 on day four of the rearranged fifth Test at Edgbaston.

4 Jul 2022 6:55 pm
Chris Pincher: Boris Johnson was aware of reports over MP's behaviour, No 10 says

Downing Street says Boris Johnson was aware of speculation about Chris Pincher's alleged sexual misconduct.

4 Jul 2022 6:13 pm
Towie: Yazmin Oukhellou reportedly in hospital after crash which killed man

The Foreign Office says it is supporting the family of a British woman in hospital.

4 Jul 2022 5:39 pm
Tim Westwood: BBC reveals complaints against DJ

Police were involved after one of six bullying or sexual misconduct complaints, the corporation says.

4 Jul 2022 5:28 pm
EasyJet chief operating officer resigns

The move comes after the airline has been criticised for flight cancellations and disruption to schedules.

4 Jul 2022 5:12 pm
Bedford: Major gas explosion wrecks flats

An eyewitness describes seeing a person leaping from a second-floor window to escape.

4 Jul 2022 5:10 pm
Christian Eriksen: Denmark midfielder agrees in principle to join Manchester United

Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen agrees in principle to sign for Manchester United on a free transfer.

4 Jul 2022 5:07 pm
Ukraine war in maps: Tracking the Russian invasion

Ukrainian troops are under heavy bombardment as Russian forces inch towards key targets.

4 Jul 2022 5:03 pm
The story behind Adele's Hyde Park Pride flag

Dean William was approached by one of the star's team before Saturday's sold-out BST Hyde Park gig.

4 Jul 2022 4:50 pm
Rescuers try to save stranded cargo ship near Sydney

Teams have been deployed to rescue a cargo ship that is stranded off the coast of Australia.

4 Jul 2022 4:50 pm
Women's European Championship: Relive the best moment of Euro 2017

Watch the best moments from Euro 2017, including Jodie Taylor's opening-day hat-trick for England and Norway's shock win against Germany.

4 Jul 2022 4:25 pm
Copenhagen shooting: Harry Styles fans praise Danish police for attack response

People near the scene of Sunday's shooting say police did a good job in getting them to safety.

4 Jul 2022 4:16 pm