NEWS FOR 18/06/2019 (Tuesday the 18th of June, 2019 - 3:42:14pm bst)
Platini detained on suspicion of Qatar World Cup corruption
Posted on Tuesday, 18/06/2019, 9:20:00am bst
Former UEFA president and French football legend Michel Platini is being detained for "technical reasons", according to his team.
Jeremy Kyle snubs MP committee after show guest death
Posted on Tuesday, 18/06/2019, 11:09:00am bst
Jeremy Kyle has turned down a request to appear before a committee of MPs following the death of a guest.
Man ordered to pay Farage £350 for hurling milkshake at him
Posted on Tuesday, 18/06/2019, 11:16:00am bst
A man who threw a milkshake over Nigel Farage has been ordered to pay the Brexit Party leader £350 in compensation following the "politically motivated attack".
Far-right teen who accused Prince Harry of being 'race traitor' jailed
Posted on Tuesday, 18/06/2019, 11:18:00am bst
A far-right teenager who accused Prince Harry of being a "race traitor" in an online post has been locked up for four years and three months.
YouTuber buys town and renames it Gay Hell
Posted on Tuesday, 18/06/2019, 10:31:00am bst
A YouTuber has bought the small Michigan town of Hell - and renamed it Gay Hell.
Facebook to launch Libra cryptocurrency 'ecosystem'
Posted on Tuesday, 18/06/2019, 8:04:00am bst
Facebook is to launch its own digital currency within the next year, saying its plans will deliver an "inclusive and open" financial ecosystem.
Stuntman found dead after magic trick in River Ganges goes wrong
Posted on Tuesday, 18/06/2019, 9:24:00am bst
The body of an Indian magician who drowned when his Houdini-like escape stunt went wrong has been recovered from the River Ganges.
Merkel 'doing well' after visibly shaking at ceremony
Posted on Tuesday, 18/06/2019, 2:04:00pm bst
Angela Merkel sparked concern after she began shaking vigorously as she greeted Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Berlin.
UK on 'high alert' over Asian hornets heading for Britain
Posted on Tuesday, 18/06/2019, 1:42:00pm bst
There are fears potentially deadly insects could be about to invade the UK after a dramatic rise in numbers in Jersey.
Scientists create super-strength 'snail slime superglue'
Posted on Tuesday, 18/06/2019, 11:47:00am bst
A reversible snail slime-like substance has been found to be 89 times stronger than gecko adhesion and proved to be strong enough to hold the weight of an entire human body.
Tory leadership: Voting under way in second ballot
Posted on Tuesday, 18/06/2019, 3:29:17pm bst
The field of six candidates will narrow further, with at least one set to be knocked out of the race.