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Watch: How chaos onboard flight SQ321 unfolded

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 12:02
Video shows a wrecked cabin after "passengers did somersaults" when severe turbulence hit the plane.

No 10 questioned on election timing as ministers change travel plans

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 11:17
As Lord Cameron and Grant Shapps change their plans, Downing Street says only that the election will be in the second half of 2024.

Police urged to consider making fewer arrests over prison space

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 11:15
A letter has urged chief constables to think about pausing "non-priority arrests".

Scotland call up Doak, McCrorie & Forrest for Euros

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 11:04
Scotland head coach Steve Clarke includes uncapped duo Ben Doak and Ross McCrorie in his provisional squad for Euro 2024, while there is a return for James Forrest.

Scotland call up Doak, McCrorie & Forrest for Euros

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 11:04
Scotland head coach Steve Clarke includes uncapped duo Ben Doak and Ross McCrorie in his provisional squad for Euro 2024, while there is a return for James Forrest.

Inflation rate falls to lowest in almost three years

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 10:27
Prices rose at 2.3% in the year to April, down from 3.2% the month before, official figures said.

India election: Modi's massive social media machine

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 09:50
How holograms, AI and group chats and have transformed Indian politics

How fast are prices rising in the UK?

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 09:04
The rate at which prices are rising has fallen from record highs, but is still above the 2% target.

Election poll tracker: How do the parties compare?

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 09:02
How do people say they will vote in the UK general election? Our poll tracker measures the trends.

Diddy assault video cements fall of hip-hop icon

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 08:43
Footage of his attack on Cassie Ventura has brought a moment of reckoning for one of rap's most powerful men.

Ex-Post Office boss Paula Vennells cries in inquiry and admits evidence to MPs wasn't true

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 08:16
The former CEO also says she was not aware for several years that the Post Office was conducting its own prosecutions.

How much are prices rising for you? Try our calculator

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 07:18
Use our calculator to find out how much the cost of living is going up in your household.

'Unlucky in love' flamingo lays first egg aged 70

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 07:02
The egg is an opportunity for Gertrude to express her maternal instincts, says the nature reserve.

Mbappe - the boy from Bondy who idolised Ronaldo

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 06:30
Kylian Mbappe's former childhood friends and coaches look back on the rise of the Bondy-born superstar - from idolising Cristiano Ronaldo to always being "mischievous" as a kid.

From Olympic underdog to golden expectations

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 06:25
Keely Hodgkinson stood in total disbelief after winning Olympic silver three years ago - but at Paris 2024 the British 800m star only has gold on her mind.

Children detained under little-known orders speak out after turning 18

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 05:48
Young people who were detained under Deprivation of Liberty orders speak about their experiences.

Shaznay Lewis: 'I lacked the self-esteem to go solo'

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 03:49
The All Saints singer discusses why it took 20 years to follow up her debut solo album.

UK watchdog looking into Microsoft AI taking screenshots

Wed, 22/05/2024 - 00:00
The ICO wants to know the safeguards around Recall, which can take screengrabs of your screen every few seconds.

Armies of young insurgents are changing the course of a forgotten war

Tue, 21/05/2024 - 23:07
The BBC's Quentin Sommerville spent a month with revolutionary forces at jungle bases and on front lines in Myanmar.

Who could be Chelsea's next manager?

Tue, 21/05/2024 - 20:50
BBC Sport looks at who could replace Mauricio Pochettino as Chelsea manager.

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