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Ian Williams: Doncaster Knights player dies aged 27

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 22:13
Doncaster Knights prop Ian Williams dies at the age of 27 after collapsing in training.

Syria war: Pro-government forces enter Kurdish-held Afrin

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 22:03
Convoys enter the Kurdish-held border area, raising the risk of clashes with Turkey, reports say.

Winter Olympics: Bobsleigh provides platform for black women to inspire

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 21:40
As Nigeria and Jamaica make their women's bobsleigh debuts, it proves the winter sport where black women can inspire.

Iran plane crash wreckage found on mountainside

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 21:39
The wreckage of the plane, which went down with 66 people on board, is found on a mountainside.

Jennifer Lawrence explains Bafta mishap with Joanna Lumley

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 21:05
The actress says her "rude" comment at the Baftas was "an inside joke that fell flat".

WHO warns of soaring rates of measles in Europe

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 20:56
There was a four-fold increase in cases in 2017 compared with the previous year.

Winter Olympics: USA beat Slovakia to reach men's ice hockey quarter-finals

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 20:39
The USA men's ice hockey team reach the quarter-finals at the Winter Olympics with victory over Slovakia in Pyeongchang.

Jail term for clown cartoon of Malaysia PM

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 20:21
Fahmi Reza's caricature depicts Najib Razak as a clown and went viral during protests against him.

What to watch for on Day 12

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 19:55
The Britons, the medals, the highlights - everything you need to know about every day of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

Russia admits dozens of Russian casualties in Syria battle

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 19:49
Russia says "several dozen" Russians - not regular troops - were killed or wounded in a Syria clash.

The Afro-Colombian village which celebrates Christmas in February

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 19:40
The tradition dates back to the days of slavery and has been preserved in an Afro-Colombian village.

Hangzhou and the Alibaba effect

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 19:25
The emergence of a tech behemoth transforms its hometown.

Channel 4 documentary accuses Harvey Weinstein of physical assault

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 19:10
My Week with Marilyn producer David Parfitt claims Weinstein attacked him in new Channel 4 documentary .

Nirav Modi fraud case and India's bank debt crisis

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 18:33
The Nirav Modi loan case is serious, but just a sign of a far deeper malaise in the banking sector.

Post-Brexit UK won't be like Mad Max, says David Davis

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 18:24
The Brexit secretary promises the UK will maintain high standards and regulations outside the EU.

Gita: State of emergency as storm hits New Zealand

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 18:22
The storm, which caused widespread damage in Tonga and Fiji last week, has now hit New Zealand.

Kidnap case model Chloe Ayling revisits where she was held

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 18:18
Model Chloe Ayling revisits the place she was allegedly held after being lured to Milan.

Alex Hales: England ODI opener to play only white-ball cricket for Nottinghamshire

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 18:16
Nottinghamshire's England ODI opener Alex Hales is to follow Adil Rashid's lead and give up red-ball cricket.

Winter Olympics: Petition calls for ban for South Korean speed skater 'bullies'

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 17:51
More than 350,000 people sign a petition calling for two South Korean speed skaters to be banned for "bullying" a team-mate.

Phil Neville names Anita Asante in first England women squad

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 17:38
England women head coach Phil Neville names Chelsea's Anita Asante in his first squad for the SheBelieves Cup next month.

 

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