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World Cup 2018: Neymar's theatrics spark ridicule online

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 21:00
Brazil's Neymar sparks ridicule online after overreacting to a challenge from Mexico's Miguel Layun during the sides' last-16 tie at the 2018 World Cup.

Wimbledon 2018: : Roger Federer fanatics, fans brave heat, epic fails & day one funnies

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 20:19
Watch the quirkier moments from day one at Wimbledon as fans brave the heat and Roger Federer and Caroline Wozniacki shine on Centre Court.

Plot to kill Theresa May was 'fantasy', Old Bailey hears

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 20:19
A 20-year-old tells the Old Bailey he was just "showing off" when discussing his alleged plans.

World Cup 2018: England expects - but how do their rivals feel?

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 18:54
Expectation is high in England after the Three Lions went into the 'easier' side of the World Cup draw, but how do other nations feels?

UK weather: Heatwave to continue for another two weeks

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 18:43
As forecasters predict the "very warm sunshine" is here to stay, people are urged to use water wisely.

Thailand cave rescue: Boys found alive after nine days

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 18:42
Rescuers must now extract the 12 boys and their teacher, discovered after nine nerve-wracking days.

England v India: Eoin Morgan hopes World Cup clash is good omen

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 18:28
England captain Eoin Morgan says he hopes playing India while the nation's footballers are in World Cup action is a good omen.

Wimbledon 2018: Gael Monfils challenges own good serve against Richard Gasquet

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 18:28
Watch as Gael Monfils challenges his own serve, which was called in, against fellow Frenchman Richard Gasquet on day one of Wimbledon.

Serena Williams beats Arantxa Rus to reach Wimbledon second round

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 18:23
Serena Williams beats Arantxa Rus 7-5 6-3 to reach the second round at Wimbledon.

World Cup 2018: Are England good enough to take their chance in Russia?

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 18:03
Phil McNulty asks if England can end their poor run in knockout matches at major tournaments - and enjoy a memorable World Cup run.

World Cup 2018: Brazil beat Mexico 2-0 to reach quarter-finals

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 17:49
Neymar scores one goal and plays a key role in the second as Brazil beat Mexico to reach a seventh consecutive World Cup quarter-final.

Harvey Weinstein faces new sex assault charges on third woman

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 17:28
The film producer faces life in prison over new charges involving a third woman.

Obama adviser on how Cameron asked for Brexit warning

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 17:15
Former White House adviser Ben Rhodes says David Cameron asked Obama to make Brexit warning.

Exam board fined for Shakespeare rewrite

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 17:11
A GCSE question mixed up the warring families in Romeo and Juliet and left students baffled.

Newborn planet pictured for first time

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 17:05
Astronomers have directly imaged a recently formed planet in a distant solar system.

World Cup 2018: Neymar scores for Brazil against Mexico

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 16:51
Neymar turns in Willian's low cross from close range to open the scoring for Brazil against Mexico as the five-time World Cup winners reach the quarter-finals.

Philippines v Australia basketball: Mass brawl at World Cup qualifier

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 16:38
Punches, kicks and chairs are thrown as a mass brawl breaks out between players in a Philippines v Australia World Cup qualifying tie.

Saving koalas: Gene study promises solution to deadly sex disease

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 16:19
Scientists fail to find a koala cuteness gene but DNA may lead to a vaccine for chlamydia in the iconic marsupial.

UK Sport: Four winter sports have funding cut; Elise Christie gets individual investment

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 15:52
Four winter sports have their UK Sport funding cut months after Great Britain's most successful Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Moor fire: 'The scorched earth melts your shoes'

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 15:38
Two minutes on Winter Hill and I was covered in ash, writes BBC reporter Paul Keaveny.