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'I miscarried and now am serving a 30 year sentence'

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 02:20
In 2016 Evelyn Hernandez was raped by a gang member and then jailed for 30 years for what her supporters say was a miscarriage.

Australian Open 2018: Johanna Konta knocked out by Bernarda Pera

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 01:58
Johanna Konta suffers a surprise defeat by world number 123 Bernarda Pera in the second round of the Australian Open.

Turkey targets Kurds in Afrin: The short, medium and long story

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 01:49
Turkey says it is readying an assault on a Kurdish-held town in Syria. Here's all you need to know.

Pilcomayo River: 'Without water, we have no life'

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 01:47
What it's like to live in one of South America's most remote regions along the Pilcomayo River.

Axel Scheffler: 'I like drawing animals with clothes on'

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 01:41
The illustrator behind the Gruffalo and other much-loved children's characters.

Parents 'shelling out for free nursery scheme'

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 01:18
The government's 30-hour 'free' nursery scheme is being subsidised by parents, a survey suggests.

North Korea crisis: South to continue talks with 'clear eyes'

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 01:16
This comes amid warnings Pyongyang might be playing for time to continue its nuclear arms activity.

Beauty queen's message to racist critics

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 01:10
The new Miss Belgium, crowned just four days ago, has already faced racist abuse on social media.

'My captors took everything, my job gives me a future'

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 00:44
There are 13,000 modern slavery victims in the UK, the BBC's Nina Warhurst meets one man who managed to escape.

Are the days of loyalty cards numbered after Tesco's change?

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 00:26
Tesco's decision to alter its Clubcard scheme may be a sign of more change ahead, experts predict.

Taxpayers owe private firms £199bn for PFI deals

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 00:13
The public will be repaying Private Finance Initiative deals into the 2040s, a watchdog says.

What now for UK-France security relations?

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 00:06
Before the annual UK-France summit, the BBC's security correspondent assesses co-operation on key areas in the run-up to Brexit.

UK pledges extra £44m for Channel border security

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 00:06
The money will be spent on fencing, CCTV and infrared detection technology, the UK government will say later.

Chelsea VAR controversy: Referee should have been told to watch video - Antonio Conte

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 00:03
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says the VAR system let his team down after Willian’s penalty appeal was rejected during the FA Cup win over Norwich.

Newspaper headlines: 'Le stitch-up' at Calais and PFI deals criticised

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 23:36
Thursday's front pages focus on stories including a deal over the policing of the Port of Calais.

Chelsea 1-1 Norwich City (5-3 pens)

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 23:09
Chelsea beat Norwich 5-3 on penalties in the FA Cup third-round replay as English football has its first video refereeing controversy.

'Do not travel' warning as snow storm hits

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 22:45
A fresh band of persistent heavy snow is set to sweep across parts of the country for a third day.

FA Cup 2018: VAR system a shambles - Shearer

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 22:37
Match of the Day pundit Alan Shearer calls the VAR system a "shambles" after the booking of Chelsea's Willian for a dive against Norwich is not overturned.

Facebook selfie leads to killer

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 22:33
Police discovered the weapon used to murder a Canadian teen in a photo she took with her friend.

Wigan Athletic 3-0 Bournemouth

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 22:32
League One leaders Wigan produce an FA Cup third-round shock as they claim a deserved home victory over Premier League Bournemouth.

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