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Concussion in women: New research under way into impact on female athletes

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 07:55
Some research suggests women are at a higher risk of concussion - but what is the impact of a head injury and how can it affect a female athlete?

Ukraine Russia war: US warns Avdiivka could fall

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 07:34
The US and Ukraine admit Ukrainian troops are running out of ammunition in the eastern town of Avdiivka.

Welsh Labour ballot opens to choose next first minister

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 06:48
The new Welsh Labour leader will govern three million people, but be elected by thousands.

Wellingborough and Kingswood by-elections: Labour scores double victory over Tories

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 06:33
The party overturns big majorities to win former Conservative seats of Wellingborough and Kingswood.

John Curtice: Results leave Tories with mountain to climb

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 06:29
Polling expert Prof Sir John Curtice says the party will be worried by the scale of its defeats by Labour.

State school pupils back monarchy more than those at private schools

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 06:20
Researchers find children more positive about the royals than sceptical young adults.

Six Nations Rugby Special: Who are the top three rugby league to union converts?

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 06:14
Six Nations Rugby Special pundits Jonathan Davies and Chris Ashton choose their top three rugby league to rugby union converts from a list featuring Sonny Bill Williams and Jason Robinson.

Watch: Bronco Billy rides into London's West End

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 06:06
Londoner Tarinn Callender plays Bronco Billy in a new musical based on Clint Eastwood's 1980 film.

Javier Milei: Argentines wait for 'crazy' president's shock therapy to work

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 06:04
The new president's radical measures to overhaul the economy are loved by some, loathed by others.

Jurgen Klinsmann: South Korea sack German after just 12 months in the role

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 05:56
Jurgen Klinsmann is sacked as head coach of South Korea after just 12 months in the role following their Asian Cup exit.

Limited recount held in Wellingborough by-election

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 05:51
Eleven candidates stood after a recall petition led to the ousting of Peter Bone as an MP.

Rees-Mogg: ‘Labour didn’t get over 50%’ in Kingswood

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 05:36
Rees-Mogg: ‘Labour didn’t get over 50%’ in Kingswood.

The Papers: 'Britain's recession slide' and caution on staff rights

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 05:22
Most of Friday's papers focus on figures confirming Britain has fallen into a recession.

Gen Kitchen: Labour Party ‘ready’ to serve UK people

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 05:19
Gen Kitchen: Labour Party ‘ready’ to serve UK people

Robert Hur: Biden special counsel to testify before House Republicans

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 03:39
He will be asked about his report of Joe Biden's handling of classified files, but questions will likely focus on the president's mental fitness.

Beyoncé: Star 'can open UK country music floodgates'

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 02:15
The Renaissance superstar announced two new country songs during the Super Bowl final.

Trump faces a $370m fine in New York fraud trial. How would he pay it?

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 02:11
Judge Arthur Engoron is expected to rule in Trump's civil fraud trial. The fine could be steep.

Will TikTok take Saltburn from bathtubs to Baftas?

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 01:29
The film, a viral streaming hit, marks a new era for audiences, viewing habits - and awards season.

McCann suspect in German trial for unrelated sex offences

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 01:07
Christian Brückner faces five charges including rape attacks between 2000 and 2017 in Portugal.

The KGB spy who rubbed shoulders with French elites for decades

Fri, 16/02/2024 - 00:34
Philippe Grumbach worked for the KGB for 35 years - while rubbing shoulders with the crème de la crème of French society.

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