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Newspaper headlines: University 'crackdown' and a coffee cup levy

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 11:54pm
Saturday's papers feature a story about the problems caused by unconditional university offers.

Kerala floods: PM Modi inspects flood rescue effort

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 11:41pm
He will view the devastated areas where hundreds of people have died and thousands are homeless.

Brexit: Nigel Farage to go 'on the road' with Leave group

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 8:51pm
The UKIP MEP announces he will offer his "total support" to pro-Brexit group Leave Means Leave.

Italy bridge collapse: Genoa prepares for state funeral

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 8:31pm
The president will preside over the ceremony for 18 of those who died in the Genoa bridge collapse.

'I met my IS captor on a German street'

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 8:03pm
A Yazidi teenager sold into slavery by IS tells of her horror at meeting her captor in a German street.

Yemen war: Boys dig friends’ graves after air strike

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 7:47pm
A school trip ended in disaster when the bus was hit by a Saudi-led coalition missile.

Rise in type 2 diabetes in young people in England and Wales

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 7:21pm
Child health experts say the rise is "alarming" and more should be done to reduce obesity.

Stepmums and birth mums figure out how to get along

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 6:55pm
What happens when you get stepmums and birth mums in a room together to 'talk it out'?

Drag World: Where the biggest US stars meet rising UK talent

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 6:41pm
Drag World brings some of the biggest performers in the world, and their hectic schedules, to the UK.

Do we have more rooms per person than ever before?

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 6:40pm
Is the co-leader of the Green Party right to say that rooms per person are at the highest we've seen in our lives?

100 Women: The artist redrawing 'sexist' comic book covers

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 6:37pm
An artist in India is challenging sexist drawings of women in comic books, by reimaging male heroes.

Crazy Rich Asians: The film burdened with 'crazy' Asian expectations

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 6:31pm
Like the proverbial "tiger mum", many Asians have huge expectations for the Hollywood film.

Parents' rage as Carmarthen Vue cinema charges 'double'

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 6:21pm
Cinema chain Vue is accused of charging almost twice as much for tickets in one theatre.

Week in pictures: 11 - 17 August 2018

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 6:14pm
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

The cycling start-up company turning trash into cash

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 6:12pm
The entrepreneurs finding a way to turn trash from the slums into cash for the people living there.

What's the truth about spiders in our homes?

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 6:07pm
Animal expert Dr Tim Cockerill talks us through the truth about spiders.

Putin set to attend Austrian foreign minister's wedding

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 6:03pm
Russian president will "drop by" for a controversial appearance on the way to Germany for talks.

Ex-Met terror chief: 'Extreme right infiltrating politics'

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 5:46pm
Ex-Met terror chief Mark Rowley warns "aggressive intolerance" is finding its way into mainstream political debate.

England v India: Ben Stokes 'desperate' to move on from affray trial - Joe Root

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 5:40pm
England all-rounder Ben Stokes is "desperate to get out there" in the third Test against India, says captain Joe Root.

Aretha Franklin's A Natural Woman: Why the song still moves us, 50 years on

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 4:58pm
Her 1967 hit (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman continues to unify and empower.