Monday, February 26, 2024

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Navalny was about to be freed in prisoner swap, says colleague

Maria Pevchikh claims the Russian opposition leader was set to be exchanged for a hitman when he died. Read More BBC News

Charity Atlantic rower found dead on boat

Michael Holt's body was found by the crew of a fishing vessel that had sailed to his aid. Read More BBC News

Murderer inspired by Netflix cat killer show jailed

The judge says the documentary about killing cats "played a part" in Scarlet Blake's plan. Read More BBC News

Speaker rejects SNP call for emergency Gaza debate

The SNP says Westminster is "failing the people of Gaza" by blocking a vote on a ceasefire. Read More BBC News

Murray hints he only has ‘few months’ of career left

Great Britain's Andy Murray suggests he may only have a "few months" left of his tennis career after earning his second win of 2024...

US airman dies after setting himself on fire at Israeli embassy

Secret Service agents extinguished the flames during the incident on Sunday afternoon. Read More BBC News

Everton punishment reduced to six points

Everton's 10-point deduction for breaching Premier League financial rules is reduced on appeal. Read More BBC News

Amy Schumer reveals she has Cushing’s Syndrome

The actress sought medical advice and was diagnosed after people said her face looked "puffier". Read More BBC News

Japan Moon lander survives two-week lunar night

Space agency Jaxa said the craft re-established communication after the equivalent of two Earth weeks without Sun. Read More BBC News

India hold off England fightback to win series

England threaten to pull off a famous victory only for India to seal the series with a five-wicket win on the fourth day of...

Young more likely to be off work than those in 40s due to ill health – study

A Resolution Foundation report is calling for action to support young people's mental health. Read More BBC News