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Manchester concerts carry on, but for some it's too soon

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 8:27pm
Concertgoers return to venues as Simple Minds say cancelling their show would have felt "cowardly".

General election: Why 7.5m people can't vote for a woman

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 7:38pm
More than 100 constituencies across the UK have no female candidates standing, BBC research says.

Who is Tim Farron? A profile of the Liberal Democrat leader

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 7:37pm
The life and times of Tim Farron, leader of the Liberal Democrats.

General election 2017: Sweet shop in Warwick predicts results

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:49pm
Its owner claims his customers helped him correctly call Brexit and the 2015 election result.

The Papers: 'Young lives stolen by terror'

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:41pm
The girls killed in the terror attack at Manchester Arena feature heavily in Wednesday's papers.

In pictures: Manchester attack aftermath

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:36pm
Images from a day of reflection and solidarity following the Manchester Arena terrorist attack

Sport to conduct security reviews after Manchester attack

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:35pm
Sporting events and venues in England are conducting major security reviews following the Manchester Arena attack.

Why Venezuelan parents keep children at home

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:26pm
As the political crisis in Venezuela deepens, more parents choose not to send their children to school.

Just A Baby app matches hopeful parents

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:15pm
A new dating app lets people search for sperm and egg donors, surrogate mothers and lovers.

Sam Allardyce resigns as Crystal Palace manager after five months

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:12pm
Sam Allardyce steps down as Crystal Palace manager five months after joining the Premier League club.

Manchester Arena attack: Scots girl still missing

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:11pm
Fourteen-year-old Eilidh MacLeod has not been seen since the suicide attack at a concert on Monday,

Nokia 3310: How long could you survive with a retro phone?

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:10pm
Technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones swaps his smartphone for the retro Nokia 3310 for a day.

Why a $1.6bn car plant has been left to decay

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:00pm
Mexico is the world's fourth largest car exporter, but could Donald Trump bring this to an end?

Manchester concert tribute to victims

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 4:24pm
Simple Minds concert went ahead in Manchester, with frontman Jim Kerr saying that cancelling would have "felt cowardly".

Ex-CIA chief Brennan says Trump-Russia inquiry 'well-founded'

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 4:14pm
John Brennan says he was aware of contact between Russians and "US persons in the Trump campaign".

Manchester attack: Young Ariana Grande fans describe scene inside

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 3:26pm
Young Ariana Grande fans describe the panic inside the Manchester Arena when a bomb went off on Monday night.

Andrea Radrizzani: Italian businessman completes Leeds United takeover

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 3:02pm
Italian businessman Andrea Radrizzani completes his takeover of Championship club Leeds United from Massimo Cellino.

Manchester attack: Poet's defiant words for crowds at vigil

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 2:22pm
Tony "Longfella" Walsh delivered defiant words at the vigil for the Manchester attack victims.

Manchester attack: Vigil finds city defiant in the face of terror

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 2:10pm
Manchester comes together in a sombre but defiant mood to remember the victims of the concert attack.

Manchester attack: 'They were in tears, panicking'

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 2:05pm
Manchester cabbie Mann Singh said he helped get people away from the attack scene.