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Fall in food safety checks 'risks health'

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 9:21pm
Food hygiene inspections in the UK have fallen by 15% since 2003, research shows, with experts warning of the risks to public health.

US aims to de-escalate Syria fighting

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 9:19pm
The US says it is working on initiatives to de-escalate fighting in Syria and revive a nationwide cessation of hostilities, particularly in embattled Aleppo.

10 High Street stores of 1976 that have disappeared

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 7:26pm
10 High Street brands that disappeared

Mosque collapse kills 15 in Somalia

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 7:10pm
A mosque under refurbishment collapses during Friday prayers in the Somali capital Mogadishu, killing at least 15 people and injuring 40.

Venezuelans lose sleep to save power

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 7:02pm
Venezuelans lose half an hour of sleep on Sunday when their clocks move forward to save power, as they grapple with a deep economic crisis.

The 81-year-old Indian teacher still transforming lives

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 6:36pm
The 81-year-old teacher still transforming lives

Challenging the 'white saviour complex'

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 6:34pm
The Instagram account poking fun at "orphanage chic"

What are US university 'honour codes'?

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 6:24pm
Raped as a student - and then accused of bad behaviour

Iraq protesters camp outside parliament

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 6:21pm
Supporters of a powerful Shia Muslim cleric set up camp outside parliament in Baghdad, after thousands stormed the Green Zone secure area.

Selby beats Fu 17-15 to reach final

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 6:19pm
Mark Selby will play Ding Junhui in the World Championship final after beating Marco Fu 17-15 in a tense semi-final.

Having a (dead) whale of a time

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 6:05pm
When touring dead whales drew large crowds

Circus lions reach South Africa sanctuary

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 4:37pm
More than 30 lions rescued from circuses in Colombia and Peru are flown to a sanctuary in South Africa - in what is said to be the largest such airlift.

Leicester aim to secure league title

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 3:09pm
Manager Claudio Ranieri wants a 'movie-style' ending to the season as Leicester look to secure the Premier League title on Sunday.

Duchess of Cambridge on Vogue cover

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 3:01pm
A series of photographs of the Duchess of Cambridge will appear in the June edition of British Vogue to mark the magazine's centenary.

I'm almost helpless, says Hamilton

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 2:35pm
Lewis Hamilton says he feels "almost helpless at some points" due to ongoing engine problems.

Arsenal 1-0 Norwich City

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 2:34pm
Danny Welbeck's strike earns Arsenal victory over Norwich amid fan protests against Gunners manager Arsene Wenger.

Scores missing after migrant boat sinks

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 2:33pm
Eighty-four migrants are missing after their inflatable dinghy sank off the Libyan coast, the International Organization for Migration says.

Industrial action threat over academies

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 12:20pm
Head teachers threaten industrial action over plans to force all state schools in England to become academies, after heckling the education secretary at their conference.

VIDEO: Plucky pony makes break for freedom

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 10:55am
A pony that was part of a biblical-themed spring festival in Russia escaped, pursued by a costumed actor.

VIDEO: Kenya burns huge stockpile of elephant tusks

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 - 10:24am
Authorities in Kenya have set fire to its vast stockpile of ivory in a gesture aimed at shocking the world into stopping the slaughter of elephants.