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Fatwa kiosk opens in Cairo metro

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 05:23
The Egyptian government is trialling new fatwa kiosks on the Cairo metro.

USS Indianapolis's discovery 'offers closure' to survivors

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 05:21
Survivors and relatives of the dead react to the tracing of the USS Indianapolis, 72 years on.

Is France already losing its Macron frisson?

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 05:19
What prompted the sudden slump in President Macron's ratings? The BBC's Lucy Williamson investigates.

Why I became a jihadist poetry critic

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 05:13
Osama bin Laden, like other jihadists, wrote poems. These might not win any literary prizes, but Elisabeth Kendall believes they could help fight extremism.

I was a neo-Nazi. Then I fell in love with a black woman

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 05:12
She was a violent white supremacist. But an encounter in prison changed Angela King's life forever.

Frankfurt is winning the battle for Brexit spoils

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 04:46
Many of Europe's largest banks have already announced their intention to relocate jobs to Frankfurt as Brexit talks go on.

The elevators that go sideways as well as up and down

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 04:43
Instead of using a steel rope, the cabin is carried by linear motors.

Nigeria's digital blood bank

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 04:38
How one entrepreneur is using an app to get blood where it's needed

'Groomed and abused by 30-40 men'

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 04:34
From the age of 13, 'Ben' was abused by older men but says he was ignored by the authorities.

Transfer deadline: Who could move - and what do Premier League clubs need?

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 04:30
As the hours tick down, Phil McNulty and BBC Sport colleagues assess what each Premier League club needs before the transfer deadline.

US Open 2017: Kyle Edmund & Cameron Norrie win as Heather Watson beaten

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 01:56
Britain's Kyle Edmund and Cameron Norrie reach the US Open second round but Heather Watson is knocked out.

Arsenal: Arsene Wenger should leave the club, says former striker Ian Wright

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 01:40
Manager Arsene Wenger should leave Arsenal as they are in "crisis from top to bottom", according to former striker Ian Wright.

Brexit: UK and EU negotiators call for more progress

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 01:09
The EU's chief negotiator expresses concern about progress as the third round of talks gets under way.

England v West Indies: Moeen Ali's fine innings puts England in command

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 00:19
Moeen Ali makes 84 from 93 balls to help England take a convincing 321-run lead over West Indies heading into the final day of the second Test.

England v West Indies: Moeen Ali puts England in command at Headingley

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 00:00
Moeen Ali's fine counter-attacking innings lays the foundation for England's bid for a final-day victory against West Indies.

US Open: Garbine Muguruza beats Varvara Lepchenko to reach second round

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 23:19
Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza beats Varvara Lepchenko 6-0 6-3 to reach the second round of the US Open.

Lurid tales of India's rapist guru

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 21:54
Sent to prison for 20 years, his fall from grace is complete, writes the BBC's Geeta Pandey.

 

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