Becky Watts

Becky Watts: stepbrother charged with murder

One-Minute Read
Thu 5 Mar, AT 12:40

Nathan Matthews charged with murder alongside girlfriend who is accused of attempting to pervert the course of justice


Why humans sniff their hands after a handshake – video

One-Minute Read
Thu 5 Mar, AT 12:18

Humans can communicate information via smell like cats and dogs, say scientists studying chemosignals

Columnist Don Brind

Tories v Labour: it could be a tie on 7 May, says Ashcroft

Thu 5 Mar, AT 12:09
Don Brind

Polling shows two main parties could tie on 272 apiece - with surging SNP holding the balance of power

Beasts of No Nation: Idris Elba film boycotted by cinemas

One-Minute Read
Thu 5 Mar, AT 11:33

Will Netflix deal to show Beasts of No Nation on day of cinema release mean it's curtains for movie theatres?

Guy Sebastian

Guy Sebastian: why is Australia in Eurovision 2015?

Briefing
Thu 5 Mar, AT 11:20

Australia's wildcard competitor says he is 'pumped', but to win he will have to overcome Eurovision's notorious voting blocs

Eden Hazard of Chelsea celebrates with a teammate

Eden Hazard goal preserves Chelsea's lead

Match Report
Thu 5 Mar, AT 11:12

On a night when results went the way of the top clubs, a first-half goal for Chelsea kept them five points clear

Ethiopian desert

Fossil discovery in Ethiopia could rewrite history of human evolution

One-Minute Read
Thu 5 Mar, AT 10:55

Scientists believe jawbone dating back 2.8m years belongs to one of the world's very first humans

Arsenal transfer news: Gunners size up Kevin-Prince Boateng

Transfer Talk
Thu 5 Mar, AT 10:53

Boateng has apparently fallen out with his boss, but Arsenal will have to beat Juventus to their man

Smacking children: should it be made illegal?

Talking Point
Thu 5 Mar, AT 10:52

Controversial debate reignited over whether smacking constitutes reasonable punishment or child abuse

Kyle Coetzer of Scotland cricket team

Cricket World Cup: Scotland out after fourth heavy loss

One-Minute Read
Thu 5 Mar, AT 10:40

Scotland can no longer qualify for the knockout phase after they were beaten comfortably by Bangladesh

Ezequiel Lavezzi of Paris Saint-Germain

Man Utd may trade in Angel Di Maria for Ezequiel Lavezzi

Transfer Talk
Thu 5 Mar, AT 09:49

Paris St Germain are keen to sign di Maria, and Man Utd may let him go if they can get their hands on striker Lavezzi

Manchester United player Jonny Evans amd Papiss Cisse of Newcastle United

Spitting row: Jonny Evans and Papiss Cisse 'to face FA charge'

First Reaction
Thu 5 Mar, AT 09:49

A tussle during Man Utd's victory over Newcastle appeared to turn into a spitting match between the two players

U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert after the attack

US ambassador to South Korea attacked with knife

One-Minute Read
Thu 5 Mar, AT 09:32

Suspect said he attacked the ambassador to protest against the annual military exercises by South Korea and the US

The Mole

Now what? ‘Gutless’ Cameron refuses to debate Miliband

Thu 5 Mar, AT 09:26
The Mole

Lib Dems say if Cameron won’t defend coalition’s record on TV, then Nick Clegg will step in

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