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China proposes to let Xi Jinping extend presidency beyond 2023

China proposes to let Xi Jinping extend presidency beyond 2023

The Communist Party wants to scrap a two-term limit, seen as a move to keep Xi Jinping in office.
Manchester United v Chelsea: Did Paul Pogba make your combined XI?

Manchester United v Chelsea: Did Paul Pogba make your combined XI?

Jose Mourinho doesn't seem to be his biggest fan, but did Paul Pogba make your combined Manchester United-Chelsea XI?
Blair 'absolute liar', says Fire and Fury author Wolff

Blair 'absolute liar', says Fire and Fury author Wolff

Michael Wolff calls Tony Blair an 'absolute liar' for denying he was 'angling' for a job with Trump.
New Zealand v England: Ben Stokes return ends in thrilling defeat in first ODI

New Zealand v England: Ben Stokes return ends in thrilling defeat in first ODI

Ben Stokes takes two wickets in his first England match since September but they lose a thrilling first ODI by three wickets in New Zealand.
Winter Olympics: Great Britain four-man bobsleigh teams are 'truly gutted for the sport'

Winter Olympics: Great Britain four-man bobsleigh teams are 'truly gutted for the sport'

Britain's four-man bobsleigh team are "truly gutted for the sport" after a disappointing performance from Team GB saw them finish only 17th and 18th in Pyeongchang.
Winter Olympics: Kirill Kaprizov golden goal in overtime seals Olympic title for OAR

Winter Olympics: Kirill Kaprizov golden goal in overtime seals Olympic title for OAR

OAR fight back to beat Germany 4-3 with a golden goal from Kirill Kaprizov in overtime to clinch the men's ice hockey title in Pyeongchang.
Sridevi obituary: From Bollywood actress to Indian icon

Sridevi obituary: From Bollywood actress to Indian icon

During a career spanning five decades, Sridevi captivated India as a huge box office success.
Winter Olympics: Marit Bjorgen wins gold as Norway top the medal table

Winter Olympics: Marit Bjorgen wins gold as Norway top the medal table

Norway top the medal table as Marit Bjorgen wins gold in the women's cross-country skiing 30km mass start, the final event of the Winter Olympics.
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, urges parents to read to children

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, urges parents to read to children

The Duchess of Cornwall says a daily reading session will lead children "on a voyage of discovery".
Winter Olympics: Billy Morgan to carry Great Britain flag at closing ceremony

Winter Olympics: Billy Morgan to carry Great Britain flag at closing ceremony

Bronze medallist Billy Morgan will carry the Great Britain flag at the Winter Olympics closing ceremony on Sunday.
Six Nations Shuffle: Line dancing, woolly jumpers & a stunning Scottish victory

Six Nations Shuffle: Line dancing, woolly jumpers & a stunning Scottish victory

Watch the quirkier moments from the Six Nations, featuring Mathieu Bastareaud's woolly jumper, a lesson in line dancing and Scotland's stunning victory.
The Czech spy who met Jeremy Corbyn

The Czech spy who met Jeremy Corbyn

Rob Cameron travels to meet Jan Sarkocy, formerly Agent Dymic, who met the Labour MP in the 1980s.
Winter Olympics: Germany's sled led by Francesco Friedrich wins four-man bobsleigh gold

Winter Olympics: Germany's sled led by Francesco Friedrich wins four-man bobsleigh gold

Germany cruise to victory in the Winter Olympic four-man bobsleigh ahead of a tie for the silver medal.
Winter Olympics: Sweden outclass South Korea to win gold in women's curling

Winter Olympics: Sweden outclass South Korea to win gold in women's curling

Sweden outclass hosts South Korea to regain the women's curling Winter Olympic title in Pyeongchang.
Labour wants new customs union treaty after Brexit - Starmer

Labour wants new customs union treaty after Brexit - Starmer

Sir Keir Starmer says Labour wants a new treaty that will "do the work of the customs union".
Winter Olympics: Sweden's best shots of a golden display in women's curling final

Winter Olympics: Sweden's best shots of a golden display in women's curling final

Watch Sweden's best shots of the women's curling final as they prove too strong for hosts South Korea at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
End in sight for Olympic ban on Russia

End in sight for Olympic ban on Russia

Russia's Olympic ban will be lifted if there are no further doping violations from their athletes at Pyeongchang 2018, the IOC says.
A white wedding during Ethiopia's Red Terror

A white wedding during Ethiopia's Red Terror

Aynalem and Genet married each other during one of the bloodiest times in the country's history.
Wearable tech could help stroke patients with recovery

Wearable tech could help stroke patients with recovery

US scientists are developing wearable sensors to speed up the recovery of stroke patients.
Trump-Russia: Democrats defend Russia inquiry in memo

Trump-Russia: Democrats defend Russia inquiry in memo

A Republican report identified bias in an inquiry into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.