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Two dead after lightning strikes

3 hours 24 min ago
Two people are dead, and two others are in hospital, following separate lightning strikes in the Brecon Beacons in Powys.

Greek voters reject bailout offer

3 hours 32 min ago
With two-thirds of the votes counted in the bailout referendum, Greeks have overwhelmingly rejected the terms offered by international creditors.

Asher-Smith wins British 100m title

4 hours 7 min ago
Dina Asher-Smith runs a superb 100m to win the British title as a host of athletes qualify for the World Championships.

Froome gains time on Tour rivals

4 hours 35 min ago
Chris Froome gains significant time on his Tour de France rivals as Mark Cavendish comes fourth behind stage winner Andre Greipel.

VIDEO: Greek bailout referendum polls close

4 hours 53 min ago
Millions of Greeks have voted in a crucial referendum on whether to accept the terms of an international bailout.

VIDEO: Christening held for Princess Charlotte

5 hours 4 min ago
Princess Charlotte, the daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, has been christened at a service in Norfolk.

'We'll leave everything out there'

5 hours 17 min ago
BBC Sport's tennis experts analyse the Williams sisters' rivalry before their fourth-round match at Wimbledon on Monday.

BBC journalist finds stem-cell donor

5 hours 56 min ago
BBC journalist Sue Lloyd-Roberts, who has an aggressive form of leukaemia, says she has found a stem-cell donor following a public appeal.

VIDEO: Syria family urged to come home

6 hours 40 min ago
A relative of a family from Luton who are believed to have joined militants known as Islamic State in Syria urges them to return home.

What will happen if BBC funds free licences?

7 hours 22 min ago
The implications of reports the chancellor is planning to announce the BBC will have to meet the cost of free TV licences for over-75s are examined by correspondent Nick Higham.

In pictures: Unesco World Heritage sites 2015

7 hours 29 min ago
The Forth Bridge and other new World Heritage Sites

'Hero' saves pair from burning plane

8 hours 10 min ago
A man who raced to the aid of two people trapped in a burning plane that had crashed in an airfield is hailed as a life saver.

Hamilton wins thrilling British GP

8 hours 14 min ago
Lewis Hamilton battled through a bad start and late-race rain to win an action-packed British Grand Prix at Silverstone.

Greek banks 'days away from running out of cash'

9 hours 55 sec ago
Cash within the Greek banking system will run out in just a few short days, a senior banking source has told me, amid fears that the financial crisis will force Greek companies to start laying off workers on Monday.

VIDEO: Jager bombs at final hurdle in Paris

9 hours 16 min ago
American Evan Jager falls after the final hurdle with victory within his grasp in the 3,000m steeplechase at the Diamond League meeting in Paris.

VIDEO: Forth Bridge is World Heritage Site

9 hours 43 min ago
One of Scotland's most famous landmarks, the Forth Bridge, has been given World Heritage Site status by Unesco.

Man held after Llandrindod death

9 hours 52 min ago
A man dies following an alleged assault in Llandrindod Wells, Powys, in the early hours of Sunday.

VIDEO: Building a stage fit for a Pope

10 hours 8 min ago
Pope Francis is due to arrive in Ecuador at the start of a seven-day tour of South America.

Man dies trying to save swimmers

10 hours 24 min ago
A man dies after attempting to rescue two teenage girls who got into difficulty in the sea in Gwynedd.

Unite backs Corbyn for Labour leader

10 hours 25 min ago
Britain's biggest trade union Unite is backing veteran left-winger Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader.

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