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Postman Pat voice actor Ken Barrie dies

2 hours 34 min ago
Ken Barrie, the voice of children's TV favourite Postman Pat, dies at the age of 73.

Lava pictures from 'smiling' Hawaiian Kilauea volcano eruption

2 hours 36 min ago
The Kilauea volcano in Hawaii has erupted, however the volcano appears to be "smiling"

Spennymoor Town refuse to play second half of friendly against Newton Aycliffe

3 hours 21 min ago
An investigation is launched after Spennymoor Town refuse to play the second half of a friendly against Newton Aycliffe.

Foxtons estate agency profits tumble amid Brexit vote

4 hours 6 min ago
High-profile London estate agency Foxtons has announced a 42% fall in profits, blaming uncertainty around the EU referendum for the fall.

Pope Francis in 'profound' visit to Auschwitz camp

4 hours 9 min ago
Pope Francis has offered a private prayer at the former Auschwitz death camp.

Australian TV host Karl Stefanovic sorry for 'ignorant' jokes

4 hours 23 min ago
The presenter of an Australian breakfast show apologises to the LGBT community for making a series of jokes about cross dressers.

Vivean Gray, Mrs Mangel in Neighbours, dies aged 92

4 hours 43 min ago
Actress Vivean Gray, best known for playing the gossipy Mrs Mangel in Australian soap opera Neighbours, dies aged 92.

Man Utd: Bastian Schweinsteiger set to be biggest casualty of Jose Mourinho arrival

4 hours 48 min ago
World Cup winner Bastian Schweinsteiger is set to become the biggest casualty of Jose Mourinho's appointment as Man Utd boss.

Striking photograph nets award

4 hours 56 min ago
A photograph of a fishing boat on an Argyll loch wins first prize in a new Scottish landscape photography competition.

Hinkley Point: Surprise delay for nuclear plant deal

5 hours 30 min ago
Plans to build the first new UK nuclear plant in 20 years suffer an unexpected delay after the government postpones a final decision until the early autumn.

Barclays adds £400m to PPI payments as profits fall

5 hours 33 min ago
Barclays sets aside an additional £400m to compensate customers mis-sold PPI as profits during the first half of the year fall 21%.

Rogers Cup: Johanna Konta beats Varvara Lepchenko to reach quarter-finals

5 hours 49 min ago
British number one Johanna Konta reaches the Rogers Cup quarter-finals by beating American Varvara Lepchenko in Montreal

Nick Easter: Ex-England and Harlequins captain retires from rugby union

5 hours 59 min ago
Former England number eight and Harlequins captain Nick Easter retires from playing at the age of 37.

India Dalit couple hacked to death over 22 cents debt

6 hours 44 min ago
A couple from India's Dalit community are hacked to death after a row over a 15 rupees (22 cents; 17 pence) debt in Uttar Pradesh state.

Large Abelisaurus Dinosaur dinosaur footprint found in Bolivia

6 hours 46 min ago
One of the largest ever dinosaur footprints has been found in Bolivia, of the Abelisaurus dinosaur

David Bowie Prom in London 'gives his music a twist'

7 hours 18 min ago
Musicians will take to the stage of London's Royal Albert Hall on Friday to honour the life and work of David Bowie, who died six months ago from cancer.

Pope Francis to pray at former Auschwitz-Birkenau camp

7 hours 30 min ago
Pope Francis is due to pray and walk in silence around the former Nazi death camp of Auschwitz, on the third day of his visit to Poland.

Powerful forces threaten US - Clinton

7 hours 56 min ago
Powerful forces threaten the US, said Hillary Clinton as she accepted the Democratic presidential nomination.

US election: US faces 'moment of reckoning' says Hillary Clinton

8 hours 42 min ago
Hillary Clinton tells voters the presidential election is a "moment of reckoning", as she makes history by accepting the Democratic nomination.

Rio 2016: Ben Johnson stripped of Olympic title in 1988

8 hours 45 min ago
BBC Sport continues the countdown to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with the moment Canadian sprinter Ben Johnson stuns the world by winning the 100m final in 1988, but is stripped of his gold medal after testing positive for steroids.

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