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Monday

Electricity shake-up could save consumers 'up to £40bn'
New rules will encourage UK consumers to generate and store their own power, ministers say.
24.07.2017 - 08:13

IMF downgrades US and UK growth
Lower activity in the first quarter of 2017 suggests both will underperform the global economy.
24.07.2017 - 07:20

Ben Needham: Blood found on items in hunt for toddler
Police say the findings "corroborate" the theory Ben died in an incident involving heavy machinery.
24.07.2017 - 01:08

San Antonio: Truck found in Texas with dozens inside
They were among dozens of people found inside the back of the vehicle suffering from dehydration.
24.07.2017 - 07:28

Women 'unsure how much to eat while pregnant' - survey
Charities say they want to debunk the myth of "eating for two" that many women adhere to.
24.07.2017 - 03:32

Sir Elton John and Prince Harry on Princess Diana
Sir Elton John and Prince Harry talk about their memories of Princess Diana, in an ITV documentary commemorating the 20th anniversary of her death.
24.07.2017 - 01:18

Hunt for HIV cure turns to cancer drugs
Scientists say new immunotherapy drugs may help researchers "unlock" treatment for the virus.
24.07.2017 - 05:02

Yazidi survivor: 'I was raped every day for six months'
Ekhlas, a Yazidi living in northern Iraq, was 14 when so-called Islamic State held her as a sex slave.
24.07.2017 - 01:17

Kabul suicide car bomb: 24 killed in Afghan capital
The Taliban say they carried out the attack in the Afghan capital that killed at least 24 people.
24.07.2017 - 08:06

Quorn booms as 'flexitarians' increase
The meat substitute maker says it has seen "unprecedented" global growth this year, with sales up 19%.
24.07.2017 - 01:20

Sunday

Man charged with kidnap, rape and murder of teenager
A 33-year-old man is charged after a 19-year-old woman was found dead at a house in London.
23.07.2017 - 23:51

Europe’s forgotten migrant crisis?
Migrants in Lesbos are protesting about being trapped in Greece and risking deportation to Turkey.
23.07.2017 - 23:33

Monday

Doctor Who Christmas special: First look at Peter Capaldi's final outing
New trailer shows the Twelfth Doctor's final outing, as well as the return of Bill Potts.
24.07.2017 - 01:43

The Papers: Student debt and Needham case 'breakthrough'
Labour's leader discussing student debt, and a Ben Needham case development make the front pages.
24.07.2017 - 07:12

Monday morning rush? Get plugged in with our briefing
Your morning briefing for 24 July 2017.
24.07.2017 - 07:24

Student loan debt: Your questions answered
Find out what owing tens of thousands of pounds means for your credit rating, and when to pay back.
24.07.2017 - 07:16

How the body responds to stress
We analysed how the body responds to stress - by making presenter Jordan Dunbar do a comedy performance.
24.07.2017 - 01:16

The last days of Phnom Penh's iconic White Building
Images of diverse lives lived well in one of Phnom Penh's most iconic buildings, days before its demolition.
24.07.2017 - 01:11

'If skin goes over my trousers, I feel that's fat'
25-year-old James has been struggling with anorexia for over five years. He shares how the anorexia took over his life and the challenges he faces.
24.07.2017 - 04:19

Ladders and chainsaws: The women teaching young girls firefighting skills
The Arlington County Fire Department is showing young women the ropes of firefighting at Camp Heat.
24.07.2017 - 01:19

What happens to my disabled son when I die?
Mark hopes his 'death plan' document will keep son Steven out of an institution
24.07.2017 - 04:18

Sunday

Generation Game: The winners' memories
Winners and losers from Generation Games gone by share their memories ahead of the show's comeback.
23.07.2017 - 14:39

World's first floating wind farm emerges off coast of Scotland
The revolutionary technology allows wind power to be harvested in waters too deep for current turbines.
23.07.2017 - 21:31

Friday

BBC Breakfast
BBC coverage of latest developments
17.02.2017 - 10:41

Monday

Westerners crowdfunding for the breakup of Ukraine
Several Americans and Brits are using crowdfunding websites to finance pro-separatist efforts in eastern Ukraine.
24.07.2017 - 01:25

How formula milk helped women go back to work
Since the first commercial substitute for breast milk was launched in 1865, formula has shaped the workforce.
24.07.2017 - 01:31

The city that makes the most expensive boats in the world
How Italian seaside city Viareggio became a hub for the superyacht manufacturing industry.
24.07.2017 - 01:11

How Bite Beauty is building an all-natural lipstick business
Beauty entrepreneur Susanne Langmuir decided to concentrate on one thing and do it well - lips.
24.07.2017 - 01:28

TV host's race jokes spark Brazil-Korea online war
Remarks and gestures made by a well-known Brazilian TV host kicked off an online spat between South Korea and Brazil
24.07.2017 - 01:31

Sunday

Women's World Cup: England win over India can be 'springboard' for women's cricket
England's World Cup victory can be a "springboard" for women's cricket around the world, according to captain Heather Knight.
23.07.2017 - 23:12

Migrant deaths: How one Texas county is struggling to cope
How one Texas county is coping with the highest number of migrant deaths in the US, and struggling to identify the deceased.
23.07.2017 - 15:51

'My fingers were almost cut off by a drone'
How James Andrews' first experience with a drone left him with serious injuries.
23.07.2017 - 16:02

The Open 2017: Jordan Spieth will enjoy Birkdale win more than any other
Jordan Spieth says he will enjoy his Open victory more than any other win after playing the best five-hole stretch of his life.
23.07.2017 - 21:58

Monday

Tour de France 2017: Chris Froome can go on to win more titles - Dave Brailsford
Tour de France champion Chris Froome will be a "force" in the race for years to come, says Team Sky boss Dave Brailsford.
24.07.2017 - 00:27

Women's Euro 2017: England 2-0 Spain highlights
England benefit from a bizarre refereeing decision to beat Spain 2-0 and take a huge step towards the Women's Euro 2017 quarter-finals.
24.07.2017 - 07:04

Sunday

The Open 2017: Jordan Spieth earns 'hardest, entirely anticipated win' at Royal Birkdale
Everyone assumed Jordan Spieth would win The Open when the final round began on Sunday - but no-one predicted how. Tom Fordyce describes the drama.
23.07.2017 - 22:28

The Open 2017: Four holes which defined Jordan Spieth's Open win
Relive the four holes which defined Jordan Spieth's 2017 Open win, as he recovered from a remarkable bogey on the 13th to make up four shots on the next three holes.
23.07.2017 - 20:47

World Aquatics Championships: Adam Peaty breaks 100m breaststroke championship record
Olympic champion Adam Peaty sets a World Championship record in the men's 100m breaststroke as he qualifies fastest for Monday's final in Budapest.
23.07.2017 - 20:11

World Para-athletics Championships: Britain's Sammi Kinghorn wins gold
Sammi Kinghorn wins gold on the final day of the World Para-athletics Championships as Britain finishes with 39 medals, their best tally for 19 years
23.07.2017 - 21:00