November 19, 2022

Police errors contributed to Solihull deaths

Raneem Oudeh made repeated calls to police in the months leading up to her and her mother’s deaths. This video can not be played To play this video you need to enable JavaScript in your browser. Two women who were stabbed to death after repeated calls to police were murdered while on the phone to […]

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Iran spreading ‘bloodshed and destruction’, says foreign secretary

James Cleverly will reaffirm the UK’s commitment to stopping Iran from producing nuclear weapons. Image source, Reuters By Alex Binley BBC News Iran is spreading “bloodshed and destruction” around the world, the foreign secretary will say. James Cleverly will warn Iran’s weapons are threatening security, pointing to their use by Russia to target Ukrainian civilians. […]

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Scotland disruption to continue after severe flooding

Sepa says there will be a residual impact of Friday’s weather as river levels peak on Saturday. This video can not be played To play this video you need to enable JavaScript in your browser. Disruption from heavy rain battering eastern parts of Scotland is expected to continue on Saturday. The Scottish Environment Protection Agency […]

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Staying warm: What does an unheated room do to your body?

The BBC’s health and science correspondent undergoes an experiment to find out how a cold home affects him. Image source, James Gallagher By James Gallagher Inside Health presenter, BBC Radio 4 Mention deadly cold and I think of polar explorers with icicles dangling from their beards and mountaineers tackling the heights of Everest; of fingers […]

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Doctor Who: Millie Gibson revealed as Ncuti Gatwa’s companion

The 18-year-old Coronation Street actress will play Ruby Sunday in the long-running sci-fi drama. Image source, Lara Cornell/BBC Studios By Lizo Mzimba Entertainment correspondent Millie Gibson has been unveiled as Ruby Sunday – the companion to Ncuti Gatwa’s Time Lord in Doctor Who. The casting of the Coronation Street actress was revealed live on Friday’s […]

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Ukraine war: Were Russian soldiers shot after surrendering?

Video has emerged that Russia says shows the killing of their surrendering troops in eastern Ukraine. A video has emerged from the front line in eastern Ukraine showing the surrender of a group of soldiers in an incident that appears to end in their deaths. Russia has reacted to the footage, accusing Ukraine of executing […]

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Special counsel Jack Smith to oversee criminal investigations into Trump

The independent lawyer will decide whether to file criminal charges against the former president. This video can not be played To play this video you need to enable JavaScript in your browser. By Max Matza BBC News, Washington An independent lawyer has been appointed to oversee the US justice department’s criminal investigations into former President […]

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Rishi Sunak speaks of safety fears for daughter

The PM says the case of Olivia Pratt-Korbel “brought home” to him the importance of street safety. Image source, Reuters Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has spoken of his fears for his daughter’s safety on her walk to school, following the case of Olivia Pratt-Korbel. He said the murder of the nine-year-old, who was shot earlier […]

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COP27: Climate summit runs over as talks hit gridlock

Nations work late into the night to find agreement on crucial climate talks known as COP27. Image source, Getty Images By Georgina Rannard Climate reporter in Sharm el-Sheikh A promise from the developed world to foot more of the climate bill has raised fresh hopes of breakthrough at the UN climate summit COP27. Nations meeting […]

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