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Brexit: Theresa May faces confidence vote after huge defeat
Labour bids to force a general election after the PM's Brexit deal defeat, but Tory rebels and the DUP pledge support for her government.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:01:04 GMT Read more
Nairobi hotel: DusitD2 siege over as attackers eliminated
The siege at the DusitD2 hotel in Nairobi is over, President Kenyatta says, but at least 14 people are dead.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:28:35 GMT Read more
Nairobi hotel: British man killed in attack
The man is among at least 14 people killed in an attack on a luxury hotel in the Kenyan capital.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:52:53 GMT Read more
Inflation falls to lowest level in nearly two years
UK inflation fell to 2.1% in December, pushed down by falling fuel prices.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:21:19 GMT Read more
Hillsborough trial: Jury shown police view of stadium
Match commander David Duckenfield and ex-Sheffield Wednesday club secretary Graham Mackrell are on trial.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:33:01 GMT Read more
Massive spinning ice disk forms in US river
The natural phenomenon, which is in the Maine city of Westbrook, resembles the moon.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:09:43 GMT Read more
India women: First female climbs sacred mountain
Dhanya Sanal is the first woman to reach the summit of Agasthyakoodam, previously open only to men.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:42:34 GMT Read more
Clean air: Do low emission schemes improve children’s lungs?
Children in London and Luton are taking part in a study to measure how their lungs are affected by air pollution.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:12:52 GMT Read more
Brexit uncertainty hits house purchases
Home buyers and sellers have been postponing transactions until after the EU withdrawal.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:54:20 GMT Read more
Andy Murray criticises LTA chiefs over failure to build on his success
Three-time Grand Slam winner Andy Murray criticises British tennis for failing to translate his achievements into the growth of the game at home.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:30:19 GMT Read more
Roku U-turn over streaming Alex Jones's InfoWars
Roku bans Alex Jones after initially defending its decision to stream the conspiracy theorist's channel.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:43:48 GMT Read more
Woman arrested in Rebecca Hall cold case murder inquiry
Rebecca Hall disappeared in 2001 and her body was found almost two weeks later in an alleyway.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:21:03 GMT Read more
The ultrasound scan you can do yourself
A US company has produced an ultrasound scanner that plugs into an iPhone and costs $2,000 (£1,555).
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:17:30 GMT Read more
What happens next?
Labour has called for a no confidence vote in the government, after the Brexit vote defeat. What could happen next?
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 22:34:41 GMT Read more
How did your MP vote?
Find out how your MP voted on the prime minister's Brexit deal, to take the UK out of the European Union.
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 20:54:10 GMT Read more
Brexit vote: European 'surprise' at scale of defeat
European media react with surprise to the scale of Theresa May's Commons defeat.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:16:43 GMT Read more
WTO rules: What happens if there's a no-deal Brexit?
Could the UK maintain an open border with Ireland if there is no deal, asks BBC News NI's John Campbell.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:43:15 GMT Read more
David Cameron: I don't regret calling referendum
Former UK Prime Minister David Cameron says he backs Theresa May's efforts to secure a Brexit deal with the EU, but insists he does not regret calling the referendum.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:39:51 GMT Read more
Brexit: Does Brussels blink?
How has Brussels dealt with political complications in the past?
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:12:50 GMT Read more
Brexit vote: Donald Tusk hints UK should stay in EU
The European Council president sends a cryptic tweet after Theresa May's Brexit deal is rejected.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:02:12 GMT Read more