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News Daily: EU citizens and Catalan deadline

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 06:25
Your morning briefing for 19 October 2017.

Chief Constable Hamilton investigated by ombudsman

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 06:24
The chief constable and two senior officers deny allegations of misconduct in public office and criminality.

Life as personal chef for Man City's Kevin de Bruyne, Kyle Walker & Ilkay Gundogan

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 06:17
What's it like to be the personal chef for Manchester City players Kevin de Bruyne, Ilkay Gundogan and Kyle Walker? Jonny Marsh knows.

Harold the dove sees off strangers in Long Stratton street

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 06:13
The bird has been known to pursue postal workers delivering to houses in Long Stratton, Norfolk.

Sir Tom Jones: Abuse is common in music industry too

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 06:00
The singer tells the BBC an encounter early in his career made him feel "terrible".

Catalonia: Spain ultimatum looms over independence push

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 04:00
Madrid is set to impose direct rule unless Catalonia's leader abandons an independence bid.

'He hid in a cupboard - we just couldn't get him to school'

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 02:20
When Evelyn and Tony adopted Ryan at the age of seven, his special needs were not immediately apparent.

Philip Pullman: Rules of writing from man behind His Dark Materials

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 02:05
The author gives his tricks of the trade to the BBC ahead of the publication of La Belle Sauvage.

Dare Not Linger: Mandela's book sequel launched in South Africa

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 02:00
The follow-up to the late South African president's celebrated memoir is launched in Johannesburg.

'Serious doubts' over whether FA bosses should continue as evidence is questioned

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 01:53
There are 'serious doubts' over whether FA bosses are fit to stay on after a "shambolic" performance at a hearing in parliament, MP Damian Collins says.

Universal credit: My five-year-old searched bins for food

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 01:48
Some people are left near-destitute due to flaws in the benefits system, the Victoria Derbyshire programme is told.

12 tips on what to pack for a mental health hospital

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 01:34
Like Minds: What to pack if you’re going into a mental health unit.

'Steep rise' in self-harm among teenage girls

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 01:17
Researchers say it is likely the increase is real and not just down to better awareness from GPs.

Hundreds of families block organ donation

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 01:08
Legally, consent lies with the deceased, but in practice, relatives' wishes are always respected.

Brexit: How are the talks really progressing?

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 01:03
After five rounds of talks, both sides are making competing claims about progress. How much has really been made?

'Death Island': Britain's concentration camp in Russia

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 00:46
British soldiers opened the first concentration camp in Russia in 1918, during World War One. To locals it was known as "Death Island".

100 Women: The pink bus designed to protect women from harassment

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 00:43
Authorities in one city in Turkey have put pink women-only buses in service, designed to protect female passengers from harassment.

How Bletchley Park is your brain?

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 00:35
As a Bletchley Park book of brainteasers is released, test your knowledge of the home of WW2 codebreakers.

Myanmar Rohingya: What you need to know about the crisis

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 00:31
Who are they, why are they fleeing from Myanmar and what is the international community doing?

Still photographs spring to life

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 00:22
New software animates still photos so that subjects can be made to smile and pull expressions.