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UK 'deeply concerned' over tanker seizure

July 19, 2019 - 11:57pm
The foreign secretary says the detention by Iran of the British-flagged ship is "unacceptable".

Primary school children 'should learn about FGM'

July 19, 2019 - 9:44pm
Experts fear that for some vulnerable girls, secondary school lessons on the issue will be too late.

Swapping a prison cell for a festival stage

July 19, 2019 - 9:23pm
Ex-inmates perform at Latitude Festival as part of the UK's first record label for prisoners.

Met Police hacked with bizarre tweets and emails posted

July 19, 2019 - 8:49pm
A series of messages are sent from the Met's account calling for the release of a drill rap artist.

Benjamin Netanyahu becomes Israel's longest-serving leader

July 19, 2019 - 8:41pm
Benjamin Netanyahu breaks the record set by Israel's founding father, but he faces an uncertain future.

Learner driver took 21 practical tests in a year, DVSA data shows

July 19, 2019 - 8:38pm
DVSA data reveals the highest number of practical tests taken by learners in a year.

#cheerupcharlie: West End rallies round boy bullied for musicals love

July 19, 2019 - 8:25pm
The hashtag #cheerupcharlie was trending on Twitter after a post from the nine-year-old's teacher.

Rise in knives and blades found at London family courts

July 19, 2019 - 8:19pm
Campaigners say bringing knives to courts shows some people are "desensitised" to carrying weapons.

Where were you when man first landed on the moon?

July 19, 2019 - 7:48pm
Fifty years on, the 03:56 AM TV moment that was out of this world.

The final 13 minutes before the Moon landing

July 19, 2019 - 7:43pm
The minutes before landing were tense, as fuel ran low and connections were lost between the lunar module and mission control

How Apollo 11 brought humanity together

July 19, 2019 - 7:40pm
An endeavour which was born out of conflict ended by bringing the entire world together, at least for a moment.

Ministers pledge to end 'poor doors' in new build housing

July 19, 2019 - 7:38pm
The government says separate entrances "stigmatise" social housing tenants in new developments.

Sudan crisis: The ruthless mercenaries who run the country for gold

July 19, 2019 - 7:33pm
Accused of widespread abuses, the Rapid Support Forces sprang from "Janjaweed" militias linked to genocide in Darfur.

Would you pay less tax if you lived abroad?

July 19, 2019 - 7:31pm
The country you live in plays a big part in how much tax is deducted from your wages

Ed Sheeran's No. 5 Collaborations Project: The album you might not know about

July 19, 2019 - 7:29pm
Released in 2011, we look back at Ed Sheeran's rap and grime EP the No. 5 Collaborations Project.

Week in pictures: 13-19 July 2019

July 19, 2019 - 7:26pm
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

US migrant crisis: Family divided while waiting for asylum

July 19, 2019 - 7:12pm
Changes to US immigration policy have left some families divided and waiting in Mexico for their asylum cases to be heard.

Amazon deforestation: Brazil's Bolsonaro dismisses data as 'lies'

July 19, 2019 - 7:06pm
The Brazilian president accuses the national space agency of exaggerating the scale of deforestation.

Conductor Karina Canellakis makes Proms history with stirring First Night

July 19, 2019 - 6:45pm
The US musician becomes the first woman to conduct the First Night of the BBC Proms.

The Papers: Tensions grow as Iran seizes UK tankers

July 19, 2019 - 6:03pm
The seizure of two tankers by Iran in the Gulf dominates the newspaper front pages.

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