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Canada becomes second country to legalise recreational marijuana

October 16, 2018 - 10:07pm
The country becomes only the second nation in the world, after Uruguay, to legalise recreational use.
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Blind British man climbs Europe's highest mountain

October 16, 2018 - 10:03pm
Jack Garner lost his sight aged 11, but has now fulfilled a dream to conquer Mount Elbrus.
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Brexit: 'Expectations low' as PM heads to Brussels

October 16, 2018 - 9:12pm
With talks deadlocked, EU leaders want Theresa May to give ground - but she says the ball's in their court.
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US moves to negotiate trade deals with Japan, UK, EU

October 16, 2018 - 8:54pm
The US wants to negotiate three separate trade deals, but talks with the UK would start after Brexit.
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Gender Recognition Act: 'Why we want identity rules changed'

October 16, 2018 - 7:48pm
Transgender people are asking for support to make getting a correct birth certificate easier.
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Reality Check: The backstop explained

October 16, 2018 - 7:43pm
Confused by Brexit jargon? Reality Check unpacks the basics.
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Self-lubricating condom designed to reduce infections

October 16, 2018 - 6:51pm
Scientists hope it'll make condoms easier to use and cut rates of sexually transmitted infections.
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'I've never had this much attention'

October 16, 2018 - 6:46pm
The 60-year-old actress explains why she's returning to Halloween (but don't call it a franchise).
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The bang on the head that knocked English out of me

October 16, 2018 - 6:45pm
Hannah Jenkins speaks English in the morning and German in the afternoon - it all started with a cycling accident.
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The students who fear for their ambitions amid college cuts

October 16, 2018 - 6:42pm
Teenagers share their views as staff and students prepare to protest against further education cuts.
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Syrian refugee who lives in a historic manor

October 16, 2018 - 6:41pm
Tamer fled Syria seven years ago, but now lives in a historic house in south-west London.
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How a racist murder mobilised Britain's Bengali community

October 16, 2018 - 6:40pm
A Bengali textile worker was murdered in London’s East End in 1978, mobilising his immigrant community.
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Orthodox Church split: Five reasons why it matters

October 16, 2018 - 6:31pm
Ukraine is pulling churches away from Russia's grip - a very sensitive issue in the current conflict.
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Teach children how to avoid dog bites, say MPs

October 16, 2018 - 6:30pm
Parents and schools need expert guidance, MPs say, as they call for a review into "dog aggression".
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'I still have so many questions'

October 16, 2018 - 6:25pm
Lex Warner died while diving off northern Scotland in 2012 - but his family still have "many unanswered questions".
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Nehanda, the Shona spirit medium that inspired Mugabe

October 16, 2018 - 6:23pm
Nehanda Nyakasikana led the fight against British colonisers in Zimbabwe in the 19th Century.
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Is the EU really united over Brexit?

October 16, 2018 - 6:22pm
It's all to do with money and timing, says the BBC's Europe editor Katya Adler.
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The Facebook cleaners: 'I've seen hundreds of beheadings'

October 16, 2018 - 6:19pm
What's it like to be someone who watches banned content on social media so you don't have to?
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China disappearances show Beijing sets its own rules

October 16, 2018 - 6:16pm
Beijing's crackdown on a film star and the Interpol chief highlights its use of secret detentions.
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Why dumping rubbish is a waste of money

October 16, 2018 - 6:09pm
Dumping rubbish is a waste of valuable resources, says Arthur Huang - and his company is showing why.
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