NEWS FOR 20/02/2019 (Wednesday the 20th of February, 2019 - 1:08:04pm gmt)
IS bride 'shocked' at 'unjust' removal of citizenship
Posted on Tuesday, 19/02/2019, 6:48:00pm gmt
Islamic State bride Shamima Begum has expressed her "shock" at the "unjust" decision of the UK government to remove her British citizenship.
British girl, 9, dies after eating ice cream on holiday
Posted on Wednesday, 20/02/2019, 11:40:00am gmt
A nine-year-old British girl has died after eating an ice cream while on holiday in the Costa Del Sol with her family.
LGBT group drops Navratilova over 'transphobic' comments
Posted on Wednesday, 20/02/2019, 9:19:00am gmt
Tennis legend Martina Navratilova has been sacked as an ambassador for a group campaigning for LGBT sportspeople over "transphobic" comments.
Burberry apologises for 'suicide' hoodie with noose around neck
Posted on Wednesday, 20/02/2019, 9:46:00am gmt
Burberry has apologised for showcasing a hoodie that featured a noose around the neck at London Fashion Week.
Sainsbury's-Asda deal in jeopardy over price and quality concerns
Posted on Wednesday, 20/02/2019, 7:06:00am gmt
A planned merger of Sainsbury's and Asda has been thrown into jeopardy after the competition watchdog identified "extensive" concerns.
Duchess of Sussex spotted in New York 'ahead of baby shower'
Posted on Wednesday, 20/02/2019, 8:00:00am gmt
The Duchess of Sussex has been spotted at several upmarket venues in New York ahead of her reported private baby shower.
Plastic pollution: Flip-flop found in poo of endangered tortoise
Posted on Tuesday, 19/02/2019, 2:33:00pm gmt
A huge plastic clean-up operation is being organised on one of the most important turtle nesting islands in the Indian Ocean.
Don't try this at home: Why grapes explode in the microwave
Posted on Wednesday, 20/02/2019, 8:57:00am gmt
Scientists have dug into a viral YouTube video from 2011 to solve the mystery of why grapes explode into fireballs when cooked together in a microwave oven.
Nurses 'released cockroaches to get transfer from ward'
Posted on Wednesday, 20/02/2019, 10:43:00am gmt
Nurses at a hospital in Naples may have released cockroaches into a ward in order to get it closed, police have said.
Police investigate Sir Philip Green over groping claims
Posted on Wednesday, 20/02/2019, 7:50:00am gmt
Police in the US say they are investigating Sir Philip Green after a fitness instructor claimed she was groped by the Topshop billionaire at a luxury resort.
Three MPs quit Tory party to join breakaway group
Posted on Wednesday, 20/02/2019, 1:05:05pm gmt
Heidi Allen, Sarah Wollaston and Anna Soubry criticised the government's "disastrous handling of Brexit".