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    Debenhams seeks £200m in new funds

    Debenhams seeks £200m in new funds


    The struggling department store chain is trying to fend off overtures from Sports Direct's Mike...

    The struggling department store chain is trying to fend off overtures from Sports Direct's Mike Ashley.
    Train punctuality standards to be tightened

    Train punctuality standards to be tightened


    Train times will be recorded to the minute at every stop in an attempt to improve train...

    Train times will be recorded to the minute at every stop in an attempt to improve train punctuality.
    China chemical blast death toll rises to 47

    China chemical blast death toll rises to 47


    A chemical factory blast in eastern China killed 47 people and badly injured 90, state media...

    A chemical factory blast in eastern China killed 47 people and badly injured 90, state media says.
    Influx of pet videos for terminally ill boy

    Influx of pet videos for terminally ill boy


    Dog-loving Harvey Hawkins finds comfort in the funny films people are sending him of their...

    Dog-loving Harvey Hawkins finds comfort in the funny films people are sending him of their pets.
    The engineer who went to the USSR and got stuck for 50 years

    The engineer who went to the USSR and got stuck for 50 years


    In 1929, an African-American Ford engineer, Robert Robinson, was recruited to work in the USSR. He had to stay there, against his will, for nearly 50...

    In 1929, an African-American Ford engineer, Robert Robinson, was recruited to work in the USSR. He had to stay there, against his will, for nearly 50 years.
    Quiz of the Week: What's Belgium's fastest bird?

    Quiz of the Week: What's Belgium's fastest bird?


    It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world during the past seven...

    It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world during the past seven days?
    How a bookshop wolf handles awkward customers

    How a bookshop wolf handles awkward customers


    If you've ever worked in customer service, this comic about a wolf might resonate with...

    If you've ever worked in customer service, this comic about a wolf might resonate with you.
    Yemen's ancient city where people escape civil war

    Yemen's ancient city where people escape civil war


    Tens of thousands of Yemenis have died, but in amongst the conflict there is one place that’s prospering – the city of...

    Tens of thousands of Yemenis have died, but in amongst the conflict there is one place that’s prospering – the city of Marib.
    Brexit: Three moments that raised a smile

    Brexit: Three moments that raised a smile


    Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker updated reporters at a press conference which had some lighter...

    Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker updated reporters at a press conference which had some lighter moments.
    Northern Ireland defeat Estonia in Euro 2020 opener

    Northern Ireland defeat Estonia in Euro 2020 opener


    Northern Ireland make a winning start to their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a deserved 2-0 victory over Estonia at Windsor...

    Northern Ireland make a winning start to their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a deserved 2-0 victory over Estonia at Windsor Park.
    Coming soon... The Mueller Report

    Coming soon... The Mueller Report


    As the real-life US political drama nears its finale, here's a reminder of the saga's main...

    As the real-life US political drama nears its finale, here's a reminder of the saga's main characters.
    Should black Americans get slavery reparations?

    Should black Americans get slavery reparations?


    What's the history behind the controversial policy and what have 2020 presidential contenders...

    What's the history behind the controversial policy and what have 2020 presidential contenders said?
    McLeish refuses to discuss his future after humiliating Kazakhstan defeat

    McLeish refuses to discuss his future after humiliating Kazakhstan defeat


    Manager Alex McLeish refuses to discuss his future after leading Scotland to one of the nation's most ignominious defeats in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier in...

    Manager Alex McLeish refuses to discuss his future after leading Scotland to one of the nation's most ignominious defeats in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier in Kazakhstan.
    How deadly is Mount Everest?

    How deadly is Mount Everest?


    As its glaciers melt, they reveal the bodies of those who have perished on the mountain - but how deadly is Mount...

    As its glaciers melt, they reveal the bodies of those who have perished on the mountain - but how deadly is Mount Everest?
    A scandal in the Amazon - where pilots are forced to lie

    A scandal in the Amazon - where pilots are forced to lie


    Few landing strips in the Amazon have been registered, so pilots have to file fake flight plans - making it hard to find them if they go...

    Few landing strips in the Amazon have been registered, so pilots have to file fake flight plans - making it hard to find them if they go missing.
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