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Double-hand transplant boy plays baseball

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 5:44pm
The first child to undergo a double hand transplant can now manage an array of dexterous tasks.

Antonio Conte: Chelsea manager signs improved two-year deal at champions

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 5:25pm
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte signs an improved two-year deal with the Premier League champions.

Policeman's proposal nearly goes horribly wrong

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 5:11pm
A Texan police officer's soon-to-be fiancee didn't initially see the funny side of things.

Briton and Italian die in beach rescue near Brindisi

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 4:33pm
The pair had gone to help the tourist's daughter when she got into difficulties in rough seas.

World Para-athletics Championships: Jason Smyth wins gold as GB miss out on medals

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 4:31pm
Ireland's Jason Smyth confirms his status as the world’s fastest para-athlete by winning a second gold at the World Para-Athletics Championships.

Singapore artist tops 'comic book Oscars' nominations

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 4:13pm
Sonny Liew and his book about Singapore's political past is nominated for six Eisner awards.

Gary Ballance: England batsman out of third South Africa Test with broken finger

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 3:10pm
England's Gary Ballance is ruled out of the third Test against South Africa at The Oval after fracturing his left index finger.

Shigeaki Hinohara: Remarkable life of Japan's centenarian doctor

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 2:59pm
Highlights from the life of Shigeaki Hinohara, one of Japan's most famous doctors, who has died aged 105.

Duke and duchess meet Holocaust survivors in Poland

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 2:22pm
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit a concentration camp as part of their tour of Poland.

Women's World Cup: Heather Knight relishes England's progress to Lord's final

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 1:31pm
Captain Heather Knight pays tribute to England's progress after booking their place in Sunday's World Cup final at a sold-out Lord's.

Johanna Konta: 'Room for improvement' despite Wimbledon semi-final

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 12:50pm
Britain's Johanna Konta says she can significantly improve her game despite reaching the Wimbledon semi-final.

Women's World Cup: Dramatic finale as England reach final

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 12:49pm
Watch the dramatic final few overs as hosts England see off South Africa in their semi-final in Bristol with two balls to spare to reach Sunday's Women's World Cup final at Lord's.

Tour de France 2017: Chris Froome retains lead as Michael Matthews takes second win

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 11:54am
Michael Matthews wins stage 16 of the Tour de France in a photo finish, as Britain's Chris Froome retains the leader's yellow jersey.

Swiss glacier reveals couple lost in 1942

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 11:38am
Their 79-year-old daughter says she has found peace from the discovery after a life-long search.

Why is Jane Austen trending 200 years after her death?

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 9:03am
Even two centuries after her death, her work is still being celebrated at events across the country.

Which adverts drew complaints over sexism?

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 7:43am
The Advertising Standards Authority shares some examples of gender stereotyping in adverts.

The history of allegations against R Kelly

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 6:07am
Claims that R&B star R Kelly is holding several women in a "cult" are the latest in a long line of allegations.

Taiwan's brawling in parliament is a political way of life

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 5:42am
Fights take place in parliament to prevent the passing of legislation, but things are getting uglier.

Republicans oppose healthcare plans leaving party without majority

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 11:52pm
President Trump made repealing Obamacare a key campaign pledge but Republican efforts flounder.

Advertising Standards to get tough on gender stereotypes

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 11:14pm
Ads showing women cleaning up and men failing at household chores will now be scrutinised.