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The wettest summer on record - 10 years on from the 2007 floods

18 hours 46 min ago
Victims of the 2007 summer floods share their memories a decade on.

Gay Germans' joy mixed with adoption angst

18 hours 55 min ago
Equal marriage will be celebrated at Gay Pride Berlin, but adoption is still a thorny issue.

Reality Check: Are there more women in leading TV roles?

18 hours 59 min ago
BBC Reality Check investigates whether gender balance has changed in popular TV dramas in recent years.

Norway: The country where no salaries are secret

19 hours 13 min ago
In Norway, anyone can find out how much anyone else is paid, and it rarely causes problems, writes Lars Bevanger.

Comic book success: The rise of the Comic-Con festival

19 hours 15 min ago
How Comic-Con has become an annual festival of costumes and comic books - and a multi-million dollar industry.

What can modern girls learn from Disney princesses?

19 hours 16 min ago
England's women's footballers are calling for girls to recognise the strong traits in the characters.

Women's World Cup: Lynne Thomas and the cricket spirit of 1973

19 hours 21 min ago
When England's women won the first Cricket World Cup in 1973 they did it solely for the love of the game.

C-Turtle: The landmine-detecting robot 'turtle'

19 hours 22 min ago
The disposable robot is made from cardboard and powered by a Raspberry Pi Zero computer.

Week in pictures: 15 - 21 July 2017

19 hours 23 min ago
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

Children in temporary housing up a third since 2014

19 hours 27 min ago
Councils say child homelessness has reached unsustainable levels with the numbers rising sharply.

Violinist protester in Russia arrested at rehearsal

19 hours 28 min ago
Andrey Osipov has been put on trial twice for participating in a protest in March.

UK to bring in drone registration

19 hours 29 min ago
Drone owners will also be required to pass a safety awareness test.

The papers: First class travel and Boots boycott call

19 hours 35 min ago
The end of some two-tier rail travel, and a Boots boycott call make newspaper headlines.

Bosnia's pupils fight ethnically divided education

19 hours 36 min ago
Meet Bosnia's pupils who are fighting against a deeply divided education system based on religious lines.

How OJ Simpson paved the way for Donald Trump

21 July 2017 - 11:29pm
His trial, and car chase, paved the way for reality TV, and Donald Trump, writes Nick Bryant.

The Walking Dead: What we learned from the season 8 trailer

21 July 2017 - 11:05pm
We break down the five-minute first look of the eighth series, complete with zombies, explosions and surprise ending.

Usain Bolt runs 9.95 seconds to win Monaco Diamond League 100m

21 July 2017 - 10:18pm
Eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt runs his first sub-10 second time of the year to win the 100m in Monaco.

Prince George photo marks fourth birthday

21 July 2017 - 10:00pm
The picture was taken at Kensington Palace at the end of June, ahead of his birthday on Saturday.

The Open 2017: Jordan Spieth leads by two shots

21 July 2017 - 9:51pm
World number three Jordan Spieth leads The Open but England's Ian Poulter and Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy are in the hunt.

UKIP AM uses racial slur about black MP Chuka Umunna

21 July 2017 - 9:41pm
Michelle Brown is recorded making derogatory comments about Labour's Chuka Umunna in a phone call.

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