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 2021-07-30 08:59 

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Luke Campbell: London 2012 gold medallist retires...

Britain's Luke Campbell, who won Olympic gold at London 2012, retires from boxing....

 2021-07-30 08:58 

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Proms conductor: 'We're going to play our hearts out'...

Dalia Stasevska discusses the pressures of a pandemic Proms, and the return of Rule, Britannia!...

 2021-07-30 08:50 

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British Airways owner IAG to ramp up flights...

IAG, which also owns Iberia, says it plans to run at 75% of its 2019 passenger capacity by the end of the year....

 2021-07-30 08:06 

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[ Technology ]

Untethered bi-pedal robot runs 5km and other tech news...

Jen Copestake looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week....

 2021-07-30 07:19 

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Pistons make Cunningham top pick in NBA draft as Clarke honoured with posthumous pick...

The Detroit Pistons choose Cade Cunningham with the top overall pick of the 2021 NBA draft....

 2021-07-30 07:13 

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Hong Kong man sentenced to nine years jail in landmark ruling...

Tong Ying-kit rode a motorbike into police officers while flying a "liberate Hong Kong" flag....

 2021-07-30 07:12 

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[ Asia ]

'Liberate Hong Kong': The slogan that will land you in jail...

An eight-character phrase popularised during the protests has landed one man in jail for nine years....

 2021-07-30 07:04 

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Apparatus finals in doubt for Biles as 'twisties' struggle continues...

US gymnast Simone Biles says she is still struggling with the 'twisties', raising doubts about whether she will compete in the apparatus finals....

 2021-07-30 06:50 

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Covid-19: Pregnancy jab plea and nightclubs start asking for Covid pass...

Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Friday morning....

 2021-07-30 06:42 

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Storm Evert: Strong winds and heavy rain in South West...

A yellow warning for strong to gale force winds remains in place as Storm Evert hits the UK....

 2021-07-30 06:39 

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Tokyo Olympics: History-making BMX & more swimming medals in day seven highlights...

Watch some of the best moments from the early events of day seven at the Tokyo Olympics, including a historic BMX gold and silver for Great Britain, two more medals in the pool and rowing bronze for the men's eight....

 2021-07-30 06:38 

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Tokyo Olympics: Bryony Page wins trampolining bronze...

Great Britain's Bryony Page claims her second Olympic medal as she wins bronze in the women's trampolining final....

 2021-07-30 05:50 

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Ballymena: Rare cancer diagnosis leads to unlikely friendship...

Cat McKenna and Amber Scott met after being diagnosed with neuroendocrine cancer....

 2021-07-30 05:27 

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Ardoyne baby death: Woman charged with murder...

The 29-year-old is due in court later on Friday over the death of a baby in north Belfast on Tuesday....

 2021-07-30 05:20 

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Shriever's BMX glory as GB win five medals - what's happened so far on day seven?...

Bethany Shriever claims BMX gold and Kye White silver as Duncan Scott and Luke Greenbank add to Great Britain's swimming medal haul....

 2021-07-30 05:13 

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GB's Whittaker & McCormack guaranteed boxing medals...

Great Britain's Ben Whittaker and Pat McCormack are both guaranteed Olympic medals after winning their respective fights on Friday....

 2021-07-30 05:03 

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Nanjing: New China virus outbreak worst after Wuhan, says state media...

Almost 200 people have been infected since the virus was first detected at Nanjing airport on 20 July....

 2021-07-30 04:57 

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Tokyo Olympics: Dina Asher-Smith through to 100m semi-finals...

Dina Asher-Smith starts her bid to become the first British woman to win an Olympic individual sprint gold with progress in the 100m heats....

 2021-07-30 04:48 

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Tokyo Olympics: Dina Asher-Smith, Elaine Thompson-Herah & Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce through to 100m semis...

Watch as Great Britain's Dina Asher-Smith and Jamaica's Elaine Thompson-Herah and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce make it through to the 100m semi-finals at the Tokyo Olympics....

 2021-07-30 04:31 

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Tokyo Olympics: Bethany Shriever wins gold for GB in women's BMX final...

Britain's Bethany Shriever wins the first gold medal in the women's BMX racing final, holding off two-time champion Mariana Pajon to win....

 2021-07-30 04:26 

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Hong Kong crowd booing China's anthem sparks police probe...

Police are investigating an incident where hundreds jeered while watching an Olympics broadcast....

 2021-07-30 04:23 

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Tokyo Olympics: Kye Whyte wins GB's first BMX medal claiming silver in a thrilling final...

Team GB's Kye Whyte claims the nation's first Olympic medal in BMX racing with silver in the men's final, finishing just 0.114 seconds behind Dutch rider Niek Kimmann....

 2021-07-30 04:06 

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Russian module mishap destabilises International Space Station...

The ISS was pushed out of position after engines on a new Russian module unexpectedly fired up....

 2021-07-30 03:57 

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Tokyo Olympics: Bethany Shriever & Kye Whyte win historic medals in BMX racing...

Britain's Bethany Shriever wins gold in the women's BMX racing final, moments after Kye Whyte claims the nation's first Olympic medal in the men's....

 2021-07-30 03:40 

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Didi: Chinese ride-hailing giant denies plans to go private...

Its shares surged by almost 50% in pre-market trade after a report that it planned to go private....

 2021-07-30 03:14 

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Tokyo Olympics: Duncan Scott wins silver medal in 200m individual medley final...

Duncan Scott wins his third medal of the Tokyo Olympics and GB's sixth in the pool with silver in the men's 200m individual medley....

 2021-07-30 03:03 

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Covid in Sydney: Military deployed to help enforce lockdown...

Authorities say the deployment is needed, but critics argue it will "pick on" marginalised groups....

 2021-07-30 03:00 

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Scott wins silver in 200m medley & backstroke bronze for Greenbank...

Duncan Scott wins his third medal of the Tokyo Olympics and Great Britain's sixth in the pool with silver in the men's 200m individual medley....

 2021-07-30 02:54 

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Tokyo Olympics: Luke Greenbank wins bronze for GB in 200m backstroke final...

Team GB swimmer Luke Greenbank wins a bronze medal in the 200m backstroke final at the Tokyo Olympics....

 2021-07-30 02:32 

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Tokyo Olympics: Team GB's men's eight crew win bronze medal in 'incredible' final...

Team GB's men's eight crew win bronze in the final race of the Tokyo 2020 regatta, being narrowly pipped to silver by Germany as New Zealand take gold....

 2021-07-30 02:09 

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GB's Greenbank wins 200m backstroke bronze...

Luke Greenbank continues Great Britain's impressive performances in the pool at the Tokyo Olympics by winning bronze in the men's 200m backstroke final....

 2021-07-30 01:36 

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Tokyo Olympics: GB's rower Vicky Thornley misses out on bronze medal in single sculls...

Team GB's Vicky Thornley narrowly misses out on a bronze medal as she finishes fourth in the single sculls at the Tokyo Olympics....

 2021-07-30 01:33 

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Walking and biking prioritised in new Highway Code...

Greater priority for pedestrians at crossings and for cyclists at junctions are among the changes....

 2021-07-30 01:01 

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Thornley claims sixth fourth place for GB's rowers...

Great Britain's rowing frustration continues as Vicky Thornley misses out on an Olympic medal despite a late push in the women's single scull....

 2021-07-30 00:52 

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Are America's unvaccinated changing their minds?...

Covid cases are surging across the US, fuelled by the Delta variant - and unvaccinated Americans....

 2021-07-30 00:51 

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US sailor charged over massive USS Bonhomme warship blaze in 2020...

More than 60 people were injured, and the $1bn USS Bonhomme Richard had to be scrapped....

 2021-07-30 00:06 

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'I'm black, my partner's white - stop asking me if this is my baby'...

When Ena Miller had a baby, she was unprepared for the constant comments about her daughter's skin tone....

 2021-07-29 23:48 

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Coronavirus: Israel to give third jab to people aged over 60...

It will be the first country to offer such a Covid booster amid a recent surge in infections....

 2021-07-29 23:41 

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Pregnant women urged to get jab as majority unvaccinated...

Estimates suggest that hundreds of thousands of pregnant women in England have not yet had the vaccine....

 2021-07-29 23:38 

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Migrant women and babies held in shocking conditions, MPs find...

A group of MPs describes scenes at a Dover asylum unit as "wholly inappropriate" and a Covid risk....

 2021-07-29 23:37 

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The Papers: 'No jab, no job' threat and 'red alert' for travel...

The papers cover concerns about compulsory vaccination at work and possible changes to travel rules....

 2021-07-29 23:21 

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Dressage: How to make a horse dance...

For some, it's an oddity to watch only at the Olympics... for others, it's a lifetime of training....

 2021-07-29 23:19 

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The Strokes debut Is This It at 20: Nudes, booze and 9/11...

How the New York City band's 2001 debut album heralded "a new spirit in guitar music"....

 2021-07-29 23:18 

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Cheerleader Sarah Frei's fight back after having both legs amputated...

A drunk driver changed teenager Sarah Frei's life, but a year on, she's determined to stay positive....

 2021-07-29 23:08 

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[ Middle East ]

The separated refugees brought back together by judo...

Sanda Aldass and Muna Dahouk have trained together since childhood but the war in Syria separated them....

 2021-07-29 23:08 

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[ Asia ]

Olympics: The hidden sight of Tokyo's homeless...

For many among Tokyo's homeless community the Olympics are far from a cause for celebration....

 2021-07-29 23:08 

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Rapper ENNY talks sexual consent in latest track...

The rising south London rapper talks about art imitating life in her new single....

 2021-07-29 23:06 

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[ Asia ]

China warns UK as carrier strike group approaches...

A fleet of British ships is currently sailing through the South China Sea en route to Japan....

 2021-07-29 23:04 

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[ Technology ]

The fungus and bacteria tackling plastic waste...

Bacteria, fungus and enzymes can all digest plastic, but can they work at a useful commercial scale?...

 2021-07-29 23:04 

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[ Asia ]

Covid and a coup: The double crisis pushing Myanmar to the brink...

A surge in virus cases has dealt a fresh blow to a country already dealing with military coup....

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