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Formula 1: Harder, better, faster in 2017? The new season kicks off in Melbourne

23 March 2017 - 7:36am
With new rules and new-era cars, Formula 1 takes a step into the unknown as the 2017 season starts in Australia this weekend.

Lewis Hamilton: Ferrari are F1 title favourites, says Mercedes driver

23 March 2017 - 7:20am
Lewis Hamilton says Ferrari are favourites to win the Formula 1 world title as the new season starts in Australia this weekend.

State of Sport: Fifa's former doctor says painkiller use risks footballers' health

23 March 2017 - 6:00am
Elite footballers' "abuse" of legal painkillers risks their long-term health, says Fifa's former chief medical officer.

Could this be Britain's cheapest supermarket?

23 March 2017 - 5:25am
The average price of an item at Nifties in Dover is 60p.

Donald Trump Jr criticises London mayor after terror attack

23 March 2017 - 5:23am
The US president's son hits out at Sadiq Khan for comments made last year about terror preparedness.

Young girl removes Pope's skullcap

23 March 2017 - 5:03am
Pope Francis is confronted by a playful three-year-old in St Peter's Square, but laughs it off.

The Papers: 'Terror at the heart of power' - and brave MP hailed

23 March 2017 - 4:43am
The terrorist attack in London which left a policeman dead is the only story to feature on Thursday's front pages.

Man held over 1970 Cheryl Grimmer case

23 March 2017 - 3:32am
UK-born toddler Cheryl Grimmer was allegedly abducted at a beach in Australia.

'What's mum got to be depressed about?'

23 March 2017 - 3:26am
A son reveals the reality of growing up with a depressed mum who is frequently hospitalised.

Fighting for peace - over the past century

23 March 2017 - 1:57am
From World War One to present day: anti-war images from across the UK at London's Imperial War Museum.

Drop in teacher training recruits revealed

23 March 2017 - 1:46am
Head teachers' leaders say the reduction in numbers will deepen the teacher recruitment crisis.

The daredevils behind Russia's extreme-selfie craze

23 March 2017 - 1:41am
A number of young Russians are making names for themselves by posting videos of life-threatening stunts online.

'New' wave-like cloud finally wins official recognition

23 March 2017 - 1:25am
New edition of International Cloud Atlas includes asperitas cloud after long campaign by skywatchers.

Is it safe to drink Fanta and Sprite in Nigeria?

23 March 2017 - 1:17am
A recent court case in Nigeria highlights concerns that locally made drinks may be considered unsafe for human consumption.

Spain's female bodyguards who protect abused women

23 March 2017 - 1:02am
The story of Ana, a victim of domestic violence, and how an organisation of women bodyguards came to her help.

Life in the land of 'candle princesses'

23 March 2017 - 12:59am
Writer Eris Choo describes growing up dark-skinned in Malaysia among "candle princesses".

London attack: Students hit by car on Westminster visit

23 March 2017 - 12:45am
Four students from a Lancashire university named as among those injured by car in Westminster attack.

Japan's oldest cartoons shown to mark 100 years of anime

23 March 2017 - 12:45am
The oldest surviving anime was found in an antique shop in Osaka in 2008.

Boy, 4, uses Siri to help save mum's life

23 March 2017 - 12:29am
A four-year-old boy saved his mum's life by using her thumb to unlock her iPhone and then calling 999.

Morse's Oxford: The city that inspired Colin Dexter

23 March 2017 - 12:23am
The death of Morse writer Colin Dexter is the final chapter in a lifelong love affair with the university city.

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