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Russia election: Vladimir Putin wins by big margin
He easily secures an expected fourth term as leader with no serious challenger in the race.
19.03.2018 - 05:53

Briton Anna Campbell killed fighting with Kurdish YPJ unit
Anna Campbell is the first UK woman to have died in Syria as a volunteer with the YPJ armed group.
19.03.2018 - 07:00

Ant McPartlin held over drink-driving after collision
TV presenter is being questioned by police after three vehicle collision in south-west London.
19.03.2018 - 00:10

Russian spy: International team to test Salisbury poison
International team has been asked by the UK to verify the nerve agent used in the Salisbury attack.
19.03.2018 - 06:34

Drivers stranded on A30 in Devon amid heavy snow
Motorists spend the night in a service station and a college as the wintry snap continues to affect the South West.
19.03.2018 - 09:17

Did my parents leave me on a hillside to die?
In 1937 a nine-month-old girl was found hidden in a bush on the South Downs, with her hands tied. She has always wanted to know why.
19.03.2018 - 02:32

John McEnroe paid more than Martina Navratilova by BBC
Martina Navratilova told BBC Panorama that the corporation has "to do better" on equal pay.
19.03.2018 - 02:02

Cardinal Keith O'Brien dies after fall
The 80-year-old resigned as Archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh in 2013 after admitting sexual misconduct.
19.03.2018 - 09:03

Betting machine wagers 'should be cut to £30 or less'
The Gambling Commission says cutting the maximum stake would reduce risks to vulnerable consumers.
19.03.2018 - 09:10

Texas explosions: New Austin blast 'may be tripwire-activated'
Austin police say the explosion, following deadly parcel bombings, may have been tripwire-activated.
19.03.2018 - 08:27

Empire Awards: Steven Spielberg says Time's Up is a "watershed moment"
The director praises Time's Up saying it's "more important than any of us can ever really realise".
19.03.2018 - 07:36


Cliff-top homes 'teetering' on edge
Drone footage shows the homes in a precarious position, with five most at risk.
18.03.2018 - 20:17


The Papers: Facebook 'pressure' and Ant arrested
Headlines focus on the alleged social network data breach and the I'm A Celebrity host's drink-drive arrest.
19.03.2018 - 07:47

News Daily: Experts test nerve agent, and Putin wins Russian election
Your morning briefing for 19 March 2018.
19.03.2018 - 07:31

Ghanaian animal imitator has Guinness World Record ambitions
Ghanaian teenager Justice Osei has a talent for imitating animal species, with over 50 in his repertoire.
19.03.2018 - 01:11

Aubrey de Grey: Treating ageing as a curable disease
The scientist aims to develop therapies to repair damage at the molecular and cellular level.
19.03.2018 - 01:15

Meet CabiFly Brazil's newest taxi service
CabiFly is Brazil's newest form of taxi service.
19.03.2018 - 01:33


Russia election: Food and 'polar bears' in polling stations
There were colourful scenes before and after Russians voted to give Vladimir Putin a fourth term as president.
18.03.2018 - 22:45

UK Snow: Carer, 70, in freezing five-mile walk home in Bradford
Pam Chapman, 70, worked extra hours in her job as a carer before walking the five miles home in a blizzard.
18.03.2018 - 18:52


Carpool karaoke mums' Down's syndrome video goes viral
Rebecca Carless says the response to the video has been "mad" and they want everyone to see it.
17.03.2018 - 20:51


Penrith festival preserves marmalade tradition
The event at Dalemain features 2,700 entries from more than 30 countries.
18.03.2018 - 15:55

'Historic' Suffolk dialect celebrated by author
Suffolk phrases include "on the huh" (not quite straight) and "on the drag" (running late).
18.03.2018 - 10:03

Jared Kushner: What does Trump's son-in-law do now?
Trump's son-in-law prefers staying in the background - what influence does he have on the president?
18.03.2018 - 01:08


BBC Breakfast
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22.01.2018 - 08:22

Russia election: Putin basks in election he could not lose
Vladimir Putin won a landslide victory by sidelining opponent and stoking nationalist sentiment, Sarah Rainsford in Moscow says.
19.03.2018 - 07:01

Where are the UK's youngest and oldest city populations?
Cities are often thought of as places for the young, but that's not always the case.
19.03.2018 - 02:38

'I forget my PE kit deliberately' - the boys who hate sport
Some teenage boys avoid PE at all costs - even if it means a detention
19.03.2018 - 02:39

Vladimir Putin and Google: The most popular search queries answered
So what does Google suggest when you begin to ask questions about the Russian leader?
19.03.2018 - 02:40

Florida shooting: How teenagers started a political campaign in 30 days
The survivors of a high school shooting in Florida refused to be ignored just because they were teenagers.
19.03.2018 - 02:40

How Red Driving School steered away from a crisis
Ian McIntosh saved the driving school from near-collapse - but is it protected against future shocks?
19.03.2018 - 01:15

What is it like when an asylum centre opens near you?
Each year thousands of asylum seekers are housed across the UK. But some residents are not happy.
19.03.2018 - 02:42

W1A stars head to Sheffield with The York Realist
Jonathan Bailey and Ben Batt put their TV careers on hold to star in The York Realist.
19.03.2018 - 02:37


Obituary: Millie Dunn Veasey, pioneering sergeant turned rights activist
Millie Dunn Veasey, who has died aged 100, was in World War Two's only all-female, all-black unit.
18.03.2018 - 01:19

Breaking the mould in a male-dominated workplace
Three pioneers who are shattering stereotypes surrounding the world of science and engineering.
18.03.2018 - 01:21

Why Angolan singer Toty Sa'Med writes songs in Kimbundu
Toty Sa'Med can't say more than a few words in Kimbundu but is writing songs in the Angolan language.
18.03.2018 - 01:23


Women's FA Cup semi-finals: Chelsea to host Sunderland or Manchester City
Chelsea Ladies will host either Sunderland Ladies or Manchester City Women in the Women's FA Cup semi-finals.
19.03.2018 - 09:14

Arnold Palmer Invitational: Rory McIlroy wins first event since 2016
Rory McIlroy picks up his first victory since September 2016 as he wins the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill.
19.03.2018 - 00:37


FA Cup: Chelsea boss Antonio Conte targets victory after final defeat in 2017
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says he hopes to make up for his side's FA Cup final loss last season by lifting the trophy in May.
18.03.2018 - 22:26

Sport Relief 2018: Andy Murray's rude awakening
Sir Andy Murray receives a rude awakening from comedian Michael McIntyre for Sport Relief 2018.
18.03.2018 - 23:35

Six Nations 2018: Vote for your try of the tournament
Who do you think scored the best try in the 2018 Six Nations? Watch the tries here and vote for your favourite.
18.03.2018 - 13:54


'I tried to kill myself nine times before the NHS helped me'
At the age of 17 Sherry Denness tried to kill herself nine times in 10 days, and only then got the help she needed.
15.03.2018 - 04:07


Claudette Colvin: The 15-year-old who came before Rosa Parks
How Claudette Colvin helped spark America's Civil Rights Movement at the age of 15.
10.03.2018 - 19:47


'My periods made me suicidal so I had a hysterectomy at 28'
For years, Lucie was treated for mental health problems - in fact she had a severe form of premenstrual syndrome.
09.03.2018 - 02:32


'The story of a weird world I was warned never to tell'
Pauline Dakin's childhood was full of secrets, disruption and unpleasant surprises - it wasn't until many years later that she found out why.
22.02.2018 - 02:34