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HSBC first-quarter profit falls 14%

2 hours 23 min ago
Banking giant HSBC reports a 14% drop in profits for the first quarter after "extreme levels of volatility" in financial markets at the start of the year.

Title win an amazing feeling - Ranieri

2 hours 41 min ago
Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri says it is an "amazing feeling" to have steered the club to their first top-flight title.

VIDEO: WhatsApp blocked by judge in Brazil

4 hours 32 min ago
A judge in Brazil has blocked access to messaging service WhatsApp for 72 hours.

Australian markets up ahead of budget

6 hours 5 min ago
Australian markets open higher ahead of an interest rate decision and the federal budget due later on Tuesday.

Celebrities go metallic at Met Gala

6 hours 15 min ago
Celebrities at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art go metallic, as this year's Met Ball celebrates the convergence of man and machine.

On board the aircraft carrier fighting IS

6 hours 39 min ago
Defence correspondent Jonathan Beale reports from USS Harry S Truman, which has spent months launching attacks on so-called Islamic State.

Gregory Porter on Britain's love of soul

6 hours 42 min ago
Californian singer Gregory Porter on his love affair with the UK

Rich and poor lifespan gap 'widening'

6 hours 57 min ago
The gap between the lifespans of rich and poor people in England and Wales is rising for the first time since the 1870s, research suggests.

Soundcloud launches Spotify competitor

7 hours 9 min ago
Music streaming service Soundcloud launches a UK subscription service to rival the likes of Spotify and Apple Music.

Death sparks probe into China's Baidu

7 hours 16 min ago
Chinese regulators are investigating Baidu following the death of a student after treatment at a facility advertised on the search engine.

Universal Credit 'veering off track'

7 hours 19 min ago
The government's flagship benefit reform has "serious design flaws" that must be resolved before it is expanded across the country, a think tank says.

23 players, £82m spent, 1 league title

7 hours 37 min ago
Their squad costs seven times less than Manchester City's, yet Leicester are champions. We look at the stats behind the success.

Parents plan school boycott over tests

7 hours 50 min ago
Thousands of parents in England are threatening to keep their children off school for the day in a protest about primary tests.

Five things to watch on Australia's budget day

8 hours 4 min ago
The BBC's Shaun Davies outlines the five key policies to watch on Australia's budget day.

VIDEO: 125s: 40 years, 803 million miles

8 hours 23 min ago
The High Speed Train, or Intercity 125, is celebrating its 40th year of operation.

Why an Indian 'freedom' speech has become a viral remix

8 hours 56 min ago
'Freedom' chants inspire songs in India

Liberty to bid for Tata UK steel assets

9 hours 11 sec ago
Liberty House plans to submit a formal bid on Tuesday to buy Tata Steel's UK assets, which include the Port Talbot works employing about 4,000 people.

What happened to Lily and Jessica?

9 hours 3 min ago
What happened to Lily and Jessica in one year?

Five ways to get more people to vote

9 hours 4 min ago
Five ways to persuade voters back to the polls

Voter turnout below 20% in some wards

9 hours 5 min ago
Fewer than one in five eligible voters in some parts of England previously chose anyone to represent them in local elections, raising fears of a democratic deficit.

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