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Inside M Squared: the Glasgow firm making the world’s purest light – T…

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Essex lorry deaths: last of bodies returned to Vietnam | World news

The remains of the last 23 of 39 Vietnamese people found dead in a lorry near London in October have been brought to Vietnam. The remains of the 23 victims arrived at Noi Bai airport in Hanoi early on Saturday, a local government official

3 US women surf for 2 Olympic berths, world championship

The World Surf League’s 2019 women’s championship tour is heading for a high-stakes finish wrapped up in red, white and blue. Three Americans — Carissa Moore, Lakey Peterson and Caroline Marks — will be surfing for their country’s two Olympic berths as well as

The Copenhagen house that’s probably the best children’s home in the w…

A dolls’ house with shutters on the windows and tendrils of ivy painted on the walls stands opposite a dressing table adorned with stickers, trinkets and coloured hair-clips. The room’s occupant is gesturing with sparkly nails, giving a tour of the premises and explaining

Sydney university students urged to leave Hong Kong | World news

The University of Sydney has urged Australian students on exchange in Hong Kong to return home as pro-democracy protests intensify on university campuses, the ABC is reporting. The university has written to students after Hong Kong University and other institutions suspended classes for the

World Para-Athletics Championships: Hannah Cockroft wins gold ahead of…

Cockroft is a five-time Paralympic champion Hannah Cockroft set a new world record to win her fifth consecutive T34 100m title at the World Para-Athletics Championships as fellow Briton Kare Adenegan took silver. Cockroft, 27, clocked 16.77 seconds with Adenegan finishing in a season’s

Mikhail Gorbachev tells the BBC: World in ‘colossal danger’

The former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev has warned that current tension between Russia and the West is putting the world in “colossal danger” due to the threat from nuclear weapons. In an interview with the BBC’s Steve Rosenberg, former President Gorbachev called for all

Rugby World Cup final: England team unchanged for South Africa match

England are preparing for their fourth appearance in the final Rugby World Cup final: England v South Africa Venue: Yokohama International Stadium Date: Saturday, 2 November Kick-off: 09:00 GMT Coverage: Live radio commentary on BBC Radio 5 Live and live text commentary on the

England vs New Zealand LIVE Rugby World Cup: Latest score and updates

Follow live updates as England and New Zealand go head to head in the first semi-final of the Rugby World Cup. This is the first meeting between the two at the tournament in 20 years, with the All Blacks seeing out a 30-16 victory in the group stages

Uniqlo accused of mocking wartime sexual slavery victims | World news

The Japanese clothing retailer Uniqlo has pulled an ad from South Korean TV after it was accused of mocking victims of wartime sexual slavery. The company said it had stopped airing the 15-second ad after critics pointed out that the Korean-language subtitles appeared to