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Ousted UKIP leader Henry Bolton 'to set up new party'

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 10:51
Sacked UK Independence Party leader Henry Bolton says he is to set up a new pro-Brexit party.

Munroe Bergdorf: Labour LGBT adviser quits over 'online abuse'

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 10:48
Munroe Bergdorf says she's stepping down from the role due to "endless attacks on her character".

Word created by The Simpsons added to US dictionary

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 10:25
The word "embiggen" - which was first heard on The Simpsons in 1996 - is added to Merriam-Webster.

Lego admits it made too many bricks

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 10:06
The Danish toymaker blames weak 2017 sales on being forced to sell off excess stock.

Ex Co-op Bank boss Paul Flowers banned after sex and drugs emails

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 09:40
Former chairman banned from the finance sector for using work emails to discuss sex and drugs.

Guy Verhofstadt in Brexit talks with David Davis

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 09:34
European Parliament Brexit chief meets David Davis and other UK ministers ahead of a vote in Strasbourg.

Sainsbury's praised for keeping Alzheimer's mum in job

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 09:32
Doron Salomon says his mother's job at Sainsburys gave her a "sense of pride and self worth".

Oscars 2018: Where to see the winning stars next

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 08:25
The next films or shows on the agenda for the Oscar-winning stars and director.

Thousands without water for a third day

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 07:58
Suppliers worked through the night to restore supplies, but regulator says they've "fallen well short" .

Serena Williams says 'I'm back and ready' before WTA Tour comeback

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 07:32
As she prepares to return to the WTA Tour, Serena Williams says she is "ready to play" even if it is at a "turtle's pace".

Serena Williams plays at Tiebreak Tens and is 'ready' for Indian Wells

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 07:14
Serena Williams says she frequently wondered how she would keep going after returning to the courts following the birth of her first child.

Rohingya crisis: UN envoy says refugees facing 'forced starvation'

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 07:11
Myanmar's "ethnic cleansing" of Rohingyas is continuing, a UN envoy says after visiting refugees.

Winter Paralympics: Day-by-day guide to Pyeongchang Games

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 06:49
Who is in action? When are medals up for grabs? Who are the medal hopes? Keep track with our Winter Paralympics day-by-day guide.

Emma Watson jokes she needs a tattoo proof reader

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 06:41
Emma Watson has revealed her grammatically incorrect Time's Up tattoo is only temporary.

In a hurry? Here's what you need to know this morning

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 06:22
Your morning briefing for 6 March 2018.

University offers fully fledged science degree online for £5,650

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 06:04
The University of London is putting a degree course online to reach part-time, working students.

Police probe substance as Russian spy 'critical' in hospital

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 05:56
Officers try to identify a substance which caused an ex-agent convicted of spying for UK to collapse.

DUP to meet EU's chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 05:56
The party is expected to insist that NI must leave the EU on the same terms as the rest of the UK.

Prison violence and gangs targeted by justice secretary

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 05:02
Inmates could be sent to higher-security jails to limit influence of organised crime behind bars.

Child marriage numbers falling, says Unicef

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 04:38
The UN children's agency estimates 25 million child marriages have been prevented in the past decade.