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 2020-01-22 12:54 

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Ghent Altarpiece: Lamb's 'alarmingly humanoid' face surprises art world...

A project to restore the Ghent Altarpiece, a 15th Century masterpiece, surprises art critics....

 2020-01-22 12:44 

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Monty Python star Terry Jones dies aged 77...

Monty Python star Terry Jones has died at the age of 77, his agent has said...

 2020-01-22 12:35 

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Froome to return at UAE Tour, while Yates injured at Tour Down Under...

Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome to return to competitive racing in February at the UAE Tour, eight months after a high-speed crash....

 2020-01-22 12:19 

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Spanish sea foam engulfs streets...

Marine foam brought ashore my Storm Gloria floods streets in Tossa De Mar in Spain....

 2020-01-22 12:15 

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UK vows tech tax will go ahead despite US pressure...

The US has warned it could respond by taxing UK car companies if the UK goes ahead....

 2020-01-22 12:05 

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South Western Railway warned it could be placed in public hands...

The government reveals South Western Railway's franchise is "not sustainable in the long term"....

 2020-01-22 12:01 

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Grammy Awards are 'ripe with corruption' says ousted boss Deborah Dugan...

The head of the Recording Academy makes claims of voting irregularities and sexual harassment....

 2020-01-22 11:42 

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Australian Open: Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic into third round...

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic both enjoy comfortable wins to reach the third round of the Australian Open....

 2020-01-22 11:38 

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'That is ridiculous' - watch stunning bowls shot...

England's Nick Brett wows crowds at the World Indoor Bowls Championships in Great Yarmouth with a spectacular shot in the open pairs final....

 2020-01-22 11:36 

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Armando Iannucci on 'colour-blind casting' of David Copperfield and Brexit...

Director Armando Iannucci hopes that casting Dev Patel as David Copperfield will change minds....

 2020-01-22 11:35 

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Celtic match to honour 1970 Fraserburgh lifeboat disaster...

The Glasgow side will face Fraserburgh in a special fundraising match 50 years on from the tragedy....

 2020-01-22 11:33 

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Storm Gloria floods major river delta in eastern Spain...

A storm surge ruins rice paddies on Spain's Ebro River and beach resorts are damaged....

 2020-01-22 11:25 

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Hunger Games prequel will reveal villain's origins...

Suzanne Collins's next novel will focus on the early years of the villainous President Snow....

 2020-01-22 11:21 

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South Korea transgender soldier to sue after landmark dismissal...

Byun Hui-soo accuses South Korea's military of intolerance after it said she had broken regulations....

 2020-01-22 11:11 

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Zindagi Tamasha: Pakistan film suspended after religious uproar...

Officials warned of unrest after an Islamist party objected to the portrayal of a struggling cleric....

 2020-01-22 10:59 

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Does a milk advert show Harry and Meghan's future?...

As the Queen's grandson sells Jersey milk in China, critics call for clarity over royal endorsements....

 2020-01-22 10:26 

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'We didn't handle it very well' - Kansas college derby ends in mass brawl...

A US college basketball game between Kansas State and the University of Kansas ends in a mass brawl with one player wielding a stool above his head....

 2020-01-22 10:16 

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Women's Hundred teams announce first signings...

The eight women's teams in The Hundred announce their first wave of domestic signings for the inaugural competition this year....

 2020-01-22 10:13 

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Greece migrant crisis: Islanders strike over crowded camps...

Protests take place on Lesbos, Samos and Chios over the handling of people arriving from Turkey....

 2020-01-22 10:02 

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Labour leadership: Nandy says party 'paternalistic' on welfare...

The Wigan MP says the party should back welfare reforms which "help people change their own lives"....

 2020-01-22 09:50 

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Serena Williams makes Australian Open third round with straight-set win...

Serena Williams powers past Slovenian Tamara Zidansek to reach the third round of the Australian Open....

 2020-01-22 09:18 

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'Lost' LS Lowry painting fetches 2.65m at auction...

The artwork, titled The Mill, Pendlebury, was lost to the art world for more than seven decades....

 2020-01-22 09:16 

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Reinier Jesus: Who is Real Madrid's latest Brazilian starlet?...

Who is the teenage Brazilian playmaker, Reinier Jesus, who has cost Real Madrid 26m?...

 2020-01-22 08:42 

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Sian Green-Lord has prosthetic leg made from Louis Vuitton bag...

It is the first time Sian Green-Lord has been able to wear high heels since she was hit by a taxi....

 2020-01-22 08:13 

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Orlando Bloom to voice Prince Harry in animated series...

A new animated series about the Royal family is being made starring Orlando Bloom....

 2020-01-22 08:09 

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Battersea fatal shooting: Man arrested after Flamur Beqiri died...

A man is held in Denmark after Swedish national Flamur Beqiri died in front of his family in London....

 2020-01-22 08:04 

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New China virus: UK 'to monitor arriving air travellers'...

The focus will be on flights from Wuhan to Heathrow, an announcement later is expected to say....

 2020-01-22 07:26 

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Sainsbury's chief executive Mike Coupe to retire...

Boss of the supermarket group will be replaced by the former chief of Boots UK Simon Roberts....

 2020-01-22 06:52 

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Gauff sets up another Osaka meeting in last 32...

Teenager Coco Gauff recovers from a set down to set up a meeting with defending champion Naomi Osaka at the Australian Open....

 2020-01-22 06:35 

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Jeff Bezos hack: Saudi Arabia calls claim 'absurd'...

The Saudi crown prince's WhatsApp account has reportedly been linked to the data breach....

 2020-01-22 06:33 

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Football's best away day? Barca head to Ibiza in Spanish Cup...

Their home is renowned for its nightlife, but the focus will be firmly on football as UD Ibiza prepare to host Barcelona....

 2020-01-22 06:23 

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Australia fires: 'I can't explain Morrison actions'...

Ex-Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull says Scott Morrison has failed to act like a leader during the crisis....

 2020-01-22 06:22 

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News Daily: China virus warning and Trump trial skirmishes...

Your morning briefing for 22 January 2020....

 2020-01-22 06:14 

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New China virus: 'Don't go to Wuhan, don't leave Wuhan'...

Travellers are advised not to visit the Chinese city from which the new virus originated....

 2020-01-22 06:13 

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Australia fires: Malcolm Turnbull accuses Scott Morrison of 'misleading' nation...

Malcolm Turnbull tells the BBC he "cannot explain" Scott Morrison's actions during the crisis....

 2020-01-22 05:57 

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Meng Wanzhou 'irreplaceable' to company, says Huawei executive...

The Huawei CFO is fighting extradition to the US from Canada, where she was arrested in 2018....

 2020-01-22 03:24 

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Earth's oldest asteroid impact 'may have ended ice age'...

The 2.2 billion-year-old asteroid impact may explain the end of an ice age, scientists say....

 2020-01-22 03:08 

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New China virus 'could mutate and spread further'...

The new virus could mutate and spread further, Chinese health officials warn, as they step up containment measures....

 2020-01-22 03:02 

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Space mission to reveal 'Truths' about climate change...

A UK-led satellite aims to get an absolute measurement of the light reflected off Earth's surface....

 2020-01-22 02:52 

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[ Technology ]

GM's Cruise unveils its first driverless vehicle...

The launch comes six months after Cruise delayed its self-driving vehicle service in San Francisco....

 2020-01-22 02:23 

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Watson fights back to reach Australian Open second round...

Britain's Heather Watson showed tremendous fight in blustery conditions to win her Australian Open first-round match against Czech Kristyna Pliskova....

 2020-01-22 02:17 

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Veterans railcard for cheaper train fares to launch on Armistice Day...

Former military personnel will save a third off most train fares, the government announces....

 2020-01-22 02:08 

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Beyond Veganuary: Is going plant-based a smart way to lose weight?...

People with eating disorders may use veganism as a "socially acceptable" restrictive diet, a charity warns....

 2020-01-22 01:15 

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Burnout: 'Sick and tired of feeling sick and tired'...

Amber Coster's physical symptoms baffled doctors - until a psychiatrist examined her way of working....

 2020-01-22 00:56 

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Rough sex murder defence: Why campaigners want it banned...

Campaigners say men are increasingly using the defence to try to get away with murdering women....

 2020-01-22 00:48 

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New 'transformational' code to protect children's privacy online...

Future generations will be "astonished" to think we did not protect kids, the information commissioner says....

 2020-01-22 00:48 

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What happens when we're too old to be 'useful'?...

Can we afford to pay pensions, given the huge demographic challenge of our ageing population?...

 2020-01-22 00:46 

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These glasses are made of something we usually throw away...

Leftovers from a popular drink are collected and used to create these sunglasses...

 2020-01-22 00:46 

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These glasses are made of something we usually throw away...

Leftovers from a popular drink are collected and used to create these sunglasses...

 2020-01-22 00:45 

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Risking my life to protect Congo's rainforest...

How a conservationist tried to protect Congo's rainforest during the country's civil war...

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