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Hong Kong extradition: Protesters gather as controversial bill debated 11 Jun 9:09pm Hong Kong extradition: Protesters gather as controversial bill debated
Protesters block some key roads as lawmakers prepare to debate controversial extradition plans.
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Brexit: Labour seeks to block no deal 11 Jun 5:41pm Updated Brexit: Labour seeks to block no deal
The party plans to force a vote which would take control of Commons business away from the government.
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Northern Ireland win in Belarus to make it four wins from four 11 Jun 4:43pm Northern Ireland win in Belarus to make it four wins from four
Northern Ireland top Euro 2020 qualifying Group C with four wins from four as Paddy McNair's late winner gives them a 1-0 win over Belarus.
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Ivan Golunov arrest: Russian reporter is freed after public outcry 11 Jun 3:32pm Updated Ivan Golunov arrest: Russian reporter is freed after public outcry
Drugs charges against investigative reporter Ivan Golunov are dropped after newspapers unite in defence.
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Oxfam criticised over Haiti sex claims 11 Jun 2:19pm Updated Oxfam criticised over Haiti sex claims
The charity failed to spot a "culture of poor behaviour" and did not report claims of child abuse.
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Brexit: Tory leadership rivals split over Brexit deadline 11 Jun 1:57pm Updated Brexit: Tory leadership rivals split over Brexit deadline
Andrea Leadsom says the UK will leave in October, but rival Mark Harper says that is "not credible".
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Nintendo: Legend of Zelda sequel confirmed 11 Jun 1:39pm Nintendo: Legend of Zelda sequel confirmed
A follow-up to Breath of the Wild has been announced at the E3 gaming show in Los Angeles.
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Lionel Messi edges out Cristiano Ronaldo to head Forbes top 100 highest paid athletes 11 Jun 1:37pm Updated Lionel Messi edges out Cristiano Ronaldo to head Forbes top 100 highest paid athletes
Barcelona and Argentina forward Lionel Messi is the world's highest paid athlete earning £100m in the past 12 months, according to the Forbes top 100 ranking.
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Ivan Golunov arrest: Russian reporter to go free after public outcry 11 Jun 1:10pm Ivan Golunov arrest: Russian reporter to go free after public outcry
Drugs charges against investigative reporter Ivan Golunov are dropped after newspapers unite in defence.
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Botswana decriminalises homosexuality in landmark ruling 11 Jun 12:38pm Botswana decriminalises homosexuality in landmark ruling
The High Court decision is a landmark case and contrasts with Kenya's recent ruling against gay sex.
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Seven England fans arrested in Portugal during Nations League 11 Jun 11:27am Seven England fans arrested in Portugal during Nations League
Seven England fans were arrested during the Nations League Finals in Portugal, Portuguese police reveal.
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European champions the Netherlands score late winner v New Zealand 11 Jun 11:25am Updated European champions the Netherlands score late winner v New Zealand
European champions the Netherlands score an injury-time winner to break New Zealand's resistance in their opening Women's World Cup match.
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BBC must do more for older people after TV licence fee change, government says 11 Jun 11:11am Updated BBC must do more for older people after TV licence fee change, government says
The corporation and the government both come under fire after many over-75s lose free TV licences.
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Iranian hardliners threaten taxi app boycott in hijab row 11 Jun 11:06am Iranian hardliners threaten taxi app boycott in hijab row
The dispute follows taxi app Snapp's apology to a woman ordered out of a cab for not wearing a hijab.
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Bangladesh v Sri Lanka abandoned - record third World Cup game ruined by rain 11 Jun 10:31am Updated Bangladesh v Sri Lanka abandoned - record third World Cup game ruined by rain
A record third match of the World Cup is abandoned because of rain as Bangladesh's game against Sri Lanka is called off.
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Rockall: The adventurers who lived on a craggy outcrop 11 Jun 10:02am Rockall: The adventurers who lived on a craggy outcrop
Few people have visited the remote rock in the Atlantic which is at the centre of a battle over fishing rights.
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UK weather: Heavy rain causes road and rail disruption 11 Jun 9:36am Updated UK weather: Heavy rain causes road and rail disruption
Network Rail says some areas have seen two months' worth of rainfall in one day with drains overwhelmed.
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Danube boat accident: More bodies found as vessel is raised in Hungary 11 Jun 9:13am Updated Danube boat accident: More bodies found as vessel is raised in Hungary
A giant floating crane raises the boat from the river in Budapest after last month's fatal collision.
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The Archers call for June Spencer to be made a dame 11 Jun 9:08am The Archers call for June Spencer to be made a dame
June Spencer, the voice of Peggy Woolley, has no plans to retire ahead of turning 100 on Friday.
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UK wage growth faster than expected 11 Jun 9:03am Updated UK wage growth faster than expected
Wages rose at an annual pace of 3.4% in the three months to April, official figures show.
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What happened with Lorraine Kelly and Esther McVey? 11 Jun 7:58am What happened with Lorraine Kelly and Esther McVey?
Relations between the pair don't seem to be smooth.
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Hungary tourist boat accident: More bodies found as vessel is raised 11 Jun 7:08am Updated Hungary tourist boat accident: More bodies found as vessel is raised
A giant floating crane is lifting the boat in Budapest after last month's fatal collision.
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Rockall: The adventurers who lived on a craggy Atlantic rock 11 Jun 7:01am Rockall: The adventurers who lived on a craggy Atlantic rock
Few people have visited the remote rock in the Atlantic which is at the centre of a battle over fishing rights.
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Defending champions USA will thrive on pressure, says Horan 11 Jun 6:16am Defending champions USA will thrive on pressure, says Horan
United States midfielder Lindsey Horan says pressure helps her country keep their high standard as they begin their bid to retain the World Cup.
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UK weather: Heavy rain causes road and rail chaos 11 Jun 6:13am Updated UK weather: Heavy rain causes road and rail chaos
Network Rail says some areas have seen two months' worth of rainfall in one day with drains overwhelmed.
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Triple child killer David McGreavy released, mother told 11 Jun 6:02am Updated Triple child killer David McGreavy released, mother told
David McGreavy, who killed three children in 1973, was cleared for release from prison in 2018.
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New York helicopter crash: Pilot killed in skyscraper collision 11 Jun 5:23am New York helicopter crash: Pilot killed in skyscraper collision
The 54-storey building on Seventh Avenue shakes from the crash, which killed the pilot.
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Rain delays Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Cricket World Cup 11 Jun 5:12am Rain delays Bangladesh v Sri Lanka at Cricket World Cup
Rain affects the World Cup for the second day in succession as the start of Bangladesh's game against Sri Lanka was delayed.
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Is your wood from a legal source? This test can tell 11 Jun 4:33am Is your wood from a legal source? This test can tell
Scientists say they will be able to identify where a piece of wood comes from to the nearest 10km.
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Hungary tourist boat accident: Bodies found as vessel is raised 11 Jun 3:13am Updated Hungary tourist boat accident: Bodies found as vessel is raised
A giant floating crane begins lifting the boat in Budapest after last month's fatal collision.
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NBA Finals: Golden State Warriors edge Toronto Raptors 106-105 in game five 11 Jun 2:51am NBA Finals: Golden State Warriors edge Toronto Raptors 106-105 in game five
The Golden State Warriors beat the Toronto Raptors 106-105 in game five of the NBA Finals to extend the series to at least a sixth game but lose Kevin Durant to an achilles injury.
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UK weather: Sinkholes close M25 in Kent amid heavy downpours 11 Jun 2:38am Updated UK weather: Sinkholes close M25 in Kent amid heavy downpours
Thirty-one flood alerts are in place across England, with some areas set to see up to 60mm of rain.
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