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The self-taught pianist drawing crowds

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 7:24pm
Hundreds of thousands of people have seen this student play after he learned the piano using online videos.

Parents of sick babies need more leave, charity says

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 7:19pm
Parents of sick babies need more paternity and maternity leave, a neonatal charity says.

Bollywood's first major LGBTQ film

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 7:10pm
How I Felt When I Saw That Girl is the first Indian film with a star cast to focus on same-sex relationships.

Cambridge time expert fears sundials are 'old hat'

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 7:04pm
Cambridge academic Dr Frank King says getting young people to love sundials is "an uphill struggle".

Bloodsports videos taken down from Facebook and YouTube

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 7:02pm
Footage of cockfighting and hare coursing in the UK was removed after a Countryfile investigation.

Lee Radziwill: Jackie Kennedy's sister dies aged 85

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 7:01pm
The former US first lady's younger sister, who married a prince and became a fashion icon, dies at 85.

The sound-editor mum up for an Oscar

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 7:00pm
At home Nina Hartstone runs the PTA and feeds the cat, at work she's a Bafta-winning sound editor. Now she's in line for an Oscar.

The Papers: Richest man quits UK, and EU Brexit aid plan

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 6:48pm
A prominent Brexiteer's decision to move to Monaco for tax reasons, and EU plans to send food aid to the UK feature in Sunday's papers.

Formula E: 'Absolute chaos' as Nelson Piquet crash brings out red flag in Mexico

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 5:38pm
Nelson Piquet's spectacular crash with Jean-Eric Vergne causes "absolute chaos" and brings out the red flag at the Mexico City E-Prix.

FA Cup Magic fourth round: Fantastic Foden, nose 'splattering' saves & cabbage-patch pitches

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 5:27pm
Watch the quirkier moments from Man City's FA Cup fifth-round victory against Newport County, including a cabbage-patch playing surface and Joe Day's "nose splattering" save.

Man City can win every competition this season - Foden

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 3:41pm
Manchester City can "definitely" complete a historic quadruple this season, says midfielder Phil Foden.

Venezuela crisis: US planes carrying aid arrive in Colombia

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 3:28pm
The aid is being stockpiled in Colombia at the request of self-declared interim leader Juan Guaidó.

Newport 1-4 Man City: Phil Foden double helps City into FA Cup quarter-finals

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 3:12pm
Phil Foden scores twice as Manchester City avoid an FA Cup upset by beating a stubborn Newport County to reach the quarter-finals.

FA Cup: Newport County 1-4 Manchester City highlights

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 3:11pm
Watch highlights as a brace from Phil Foden helps Manchester City overcome a brave Newport County side in their FA Cup fifth-round tie at Rodney Parade.

Haydock Park: Mass brawl among 50 spectators

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 2:26pm
Haydock Park officials are investigating after a mass brawl involving about 50 people broke out among spectators.

Airline Flybmi ceases operations

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 2:17pm
British regional airline Flybmi files for administration and cancels all flights

FA Cup: Phil Foden scores Manchester City's second against Newport

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 2:13pm
Manchester City's Phil Foden scores his team's second against Newport County thanks to goalkeeper Joe Day's error.

FA Cup: Ederson makes a stunning save to deny Newport a shock opener

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 12:58pm
Manchester City's Ederson makes a superb save from Newport's Tyreeq Bakinson to keep the scores level at Rodney Parade.

Labour MP Paula Sherriff criticises CPS over non-prosecution

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 12:58pm
The CPS said no prosecution could be brought because the "evidential test" had not been met.

Saracens beat Leicester to regain top spot

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 12:18pm
Saracens come from behind against Leicester and grab a late bonus-point win to regain top spot in the Premiership.

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