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Six Nations 2018: Sexton, Murray, Bastareaud - Rugby Union Weekly's team of the tournament

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 12:00
Who made a "brilliant breakthrough"? Who was a "force of nature"? Here is Rugby Union Weekly's team of the tournament for the 2018 Six Nations.

World Rugby to look at Spain's World Cup qualifying defeat by Belgium

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 11:48
World Rugby said it will investigate the "context of events" around Belgium's controversial win over Spain in a 2019 Rugby World Cup qualifier.

Daphne the duck: Giant inflatable found off Perth after Australian search

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 11:37
The inflatable duck, which is the size of a caravan, had been bought as a marker in a swimming race.

Who controls the world's most toxic chemicals?

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 10:55
The organisation keeping track of the deadly chemicals held by countries around the world.

MH17 crash: Ukraine pilot blamed by Russia 'kills himself'

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 10:42
Moscow's claim that Capt Voloshyn's military jet downed the Malaysian airliner in 2014 was discredited.

Russia election: Muted Western reaction to Putin victory

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 10:04
China and Kazakhstan send congratulations, but Western leaders appear slow to respond.

Stuart Broad: England bowler goes for 400th Test wicket & says he has 'a lot of cricket left'

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 09:32
England's Stuart Broad says he has "a lot of cricket left" as he targets his 400th Test wicket in the two-match series against New Zealand.

Cardinal Keith O'Brien dies after fall

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 09:28
The 80-year-old resigned as Archbishop of St Andrews and Edinburgh in 2013 after allegations of sexual misconduct.

Betting machine wagers 'should be cut to £30 or less'

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 08:53
The Gambling Commission says cutting the maximum stake would reduce risks to vulnerable consumers.

LPGA: Laura Davies records best finish in a decade at Founders Cup

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 08:36
England's Laura Davies says she hopes people will stop asking her about retirement plans following a second-place LPGA Tour finish.

Empire Awards: Steven Spielberg says Time's Up is a "watershed moment"

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 06:36
The director praises Time's Up saying it's "more important than any of us can ever really realise".

News Daily: Experts test nerve agent, and Putin wins Russian election

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 06:31
Your morning briefing for 19 March 2018.

Russia election: Putin basks in election he could not lose

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 06:01
Vladimir Putin won a landslide victory by sidelining opponent and stoking nationalist sentiment, Sarah Rainsford in Moscow says.

Briton Anna Campbell killed fighting with Kurdish YPJ unit

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 06:00
Anna Campbell is the first UK woman to have died in Syria as a volunteer with the YPJ armed group.

Russian spy: International team to test Salisbury poison

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 05:34
International team has been asked by the UK to verify the nerve agent used in the Salisbury attack.

Two wounded in Austin explosion after parcel bombings

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 04:43
Police have not confirmed if the blast is linked to deadly parcel bombings around Austin this month.

Drivers stranded on A30 in Devon amid heavy snow

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 03:48
Motorists spend the night in a service station and a college as the wintry snap continues to affect the South West.

Australia bushfire: Dozens of buildings feared lost in Tathra

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 02:02
More than 70 homes and buildings are feared lost after the blaze, authorities say.

What is it like when an asylum centre opens near you?

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 01:42
Each year thousands of asylum seekers are housed across the UK. But some residents are not happy.

Florida shooting: How teenagers started a political campaign in 30 days

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 01:40
The survivors of a high school shooting in Florida refused to be ignored just because they were teenagers.