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David Parr: Artist's 'awe' at 1880s artisan decorated house

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 07:19
Victorian artisan David Parr covered the walls of his ordinary terraced house with lavish patterns.

Anglo-Saxon gold declared treasure

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 07:09
The find makes another "valuable contribution" to England's Anglo-Saxon history.

Welfare funding stopped by at least 20 English councils

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 07:09
Research shows more than 20 authorities no longer offer financial help schemes for people in crisis.

Landmarks go green for St Patrick's Day

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 06:24
The world's tallest building tops the 2019 newbie list of landmarks honouring Ireland's patron saint.

Christchurch shootings: Flowers and Haka

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 05:31
The Christchurch community remembered those killed with a large floral memorial and an outpouring of grief.

New Zealand gun laws will change, says PM

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 05:11
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says her country's gun laws "need to change" and "will change".

Theresa May asks MPs for 'honourable compromise' on Brexit

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 04:28
The prime minister is seeking to persuade MPs to back her Brexit deal at the third time of asking.

Anti-corruption candidate Zuzana Caputova leads Slovak poll

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 02:30
Lawyer Zuzana Caputova has a clear lead, but the presidential election will go to a second round.

Ethiopian Airlines: Boeing 737 Max crash relatives offered earth for ceremony

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 01:06
Relatives of victims of last Sunday's air crash are told it could take six months to identify remains.

Flood warnings issued across UK after rain

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 00:56
There are warnings in place in England, Scotland and Wales following heavy rainfall.

Sewing couture for Norwich puppet 'diva' Clementine

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 00:43
Puppeteer Mark Mander explains the challenges of creating miniature couture for a very special lady.

McIlroy & Fleetwood trail Rahm by one ahead of final round of Players

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 00:31
Rory McIlroy and Tommy Fleetwood trail leader Jon Rahm by one shot going into the final round of the Players Championship at Sawgrass.

Secret indyref poll in 2014 'put Yes 4% ahead'

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 00:30
A secret opinion poll during the 2014 referendum caused panic among No campaigners.

Like a dog with a bone: The Bolivian helping strays

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 00:26
Why a Bolivian businessman gave up his career to feed hundreds of street dogs in La Paz.

Justice remains elusive for victims of war crimes in Syria

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 00:25
UN investigators have spent years collecting evidence, but turning that into prosecutions is difficult, says Jeremy Bowen.

Can you murder a robot?

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 00:24
Does it matter if we hurt a robot? And should we have rules to make sure they don't hurt us?

The VW boss mopping up Dieselgate

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 00:21
Hiltrud Werner is the only woman on the board of the troubled German car giant.

Viral cat videos and the man who watches thousands of them

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 00:20
Will Braden runs CatVideoFest - a project that raises thousands of dollars for animal shelters.

How climate change is sinking an Indian island.

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 00:17
Thousands of people still live on the Indian island, which has shrunk in size to just 4.5 sq km.

Christchurch shootings: Attacker was 'lone gunman'

Sun, 03/17/2019 - 00:15
Others arrests after the Christchurch shootings that killed 50 are not believed to be involved, police say.