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Five things we learned at Later with Jools Holland's 25th birthday

September 22, 2017 7:32 pm0 comments
Five things we learned at Later with Jools Holland's 25th birthday

Later… with Jools Holland turns 25 this year, after more than 350 shows and over a thousand musical guests. To celebrate, the programme abandoned its home in Maidstone for a gala concert at the Royal Albert Hall. Among the guests were Foo Fighters, Van Morrison, Dizzee Rascal and Malian band […]

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Hurricane Maria batters Dominica as category five storm

September 18, 2017 9:26 pm0 comments
Hurricane Maria batters Dominica as category five storm

Media playback is unsupported on your device Hurricane Maria, strengthened to a “potentially catastrophic” category five storm, has torn into the Caribbean island of Dominica with sustained winds of 260km/h (160mph). Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit posted on Facebook that his roof had been torn off and he was “at the […]

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Celtic suffer worst ever home loss in Europe as PSG score five

September 13, 2017 12:23 am0 comments
Celtic suffer worst ever home loss in Europe as PSG score five

Celtic sustained their heaviest ever home European defeat as Neymar led the way for Paris St-Germain in the Champions League group-stage opener. The world’s most expensive player coolly finished and then had a hand in PSG’s second, which was finished emphatically by Kylian Mbappe. Edinson Cavani converted a penalty for […]

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Ronaldo banned for five matches after pushing referee in win over Barcelona

August 14, 2017 3:06 pm0 comments
Ronaldo banned for five matches after pushing referee in win over Barcelona

Cristiano Ronaldo has been suspended for five games after he was sent off in Real Madrid’s 3-1 win against Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup first leg on Sunday. He was given a one-match ban for being shown two yellow cards and a further four for pushing the referee in […]

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How Jay-Z sold a million albums in five days

July 6, 2017 10:53 am1 comment
How Jay-Z sold a million albums in five days

Jay-Z’s latest album, 4:44, has been certified platinum less than a week after it was released – reflecting sales of one million copies in the US. On the face of it, this is hugely impressive. In the space of just five days, Jay-Z has landed the sixth biggest-selling album of […]

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Election 2017: Five key things about the Question Time special

June 3, 2017 3:28 am0 comments
Election 2017: Five key things about the Question Time special

Media playback is unsupported on your device Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn faced a grilling from members of the public in a BBC Question Time election special. Here are five key takeaways. 1. The audience was on fire It might not have been the head-to-head many people wanted – which […]

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Smartphones that charge in five minutes 'could arrive next year'

May 13, 2017 2:00 am0 comments
Smartphones that charge in five minutes 'could arrive next year'

Smartphones with batteries that fully charge in five minutes could be available to consumers next year. The technology was first shown off in 2015, when Israeli start-up StoreDot demonstrated its FlashBattery at the CES tech show in Las Vegas. Chief executive Doron Myersdorf told the BBC it is now expected […]

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Five family members die in Snowdonia helicopter crash

March 30, 2017 11:58 am0 comments
Five family members die in Snowdonia helicopter crash

Five members of the same family have been killed in a helicopter crash in north Wales. Two of those on board have been named locally as Kevin and Ruth Burke from Hulcote, near Milton Keynes. They were believed to have been travelling to Dublin, where Mrs Burke was born, for […]

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London attack: Five dead in Westminster terror incident

March 22, 2017 3:52 pm0 comments
London attack: Five dead in Westminster terror incident

The police officer killed in a terror attack at Westminster has been named by Scotland Yard as PC Keith Palmer. The 48-year-old husband and father was among five people who died, including the attacker, near the Houses of Parliament. The attacker, whose identity police believe they know, stabbed the officer […]

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New drug for one in five breast cancers

March 14, 2017 7:41 pm0 comments
New drug for one in five breast cancers

Many more women could be helped by a new type of breast cancer drug, say experts Biological therapies are currently only available as part of clinical trials, but hold great promise Experts estimate as many as one in five patients might benefit Around 10,000 women a year in the UK […]

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