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India monsoon floods 'kill more than 300' in Kerala

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Officials say the flooding in Kerala state is now the worst in a century, with more than 320 killed.

House of Fraser collapse leaves major brands millions out of pocket

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Top fashion labels face large losses and online customers are in limbo from chain store collapse.

India monsoon: Rescue operation in Kerala flooding

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Hundreds of troops have been rescuing trapped residents in Kerala, including a pregnant woman.

Aretha Franklin: Stevie Wonder on last meeting with soul singer

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The musician says it was emotional for him to visit Aretha Franklin a few days before she died.

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Stormy Daniels misses Celebrity Big Brother over 'row with producers'

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The adult film star had been expected to go into the reality TV house on Thursday.

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Fury fight will happen, insists WBC heavyweight champion Wilder

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WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder says he will fight Tyson Fury later this year providing the Englishman beats Italy's Francesco Pianeta in Belfast on Saturday night.

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Stokes replaces Curran in England team for third Test

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Ben Stokes will make his England return in the third Test against India on Saturday - four days after being cleared of affray.

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Kevin de Bruyne: Manchester City midfielder out for three months

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Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne is ruled out for three months with a knee injury.

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Somerset lost gold ring found on carrot dug up for dinner

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The 40th birthday present was lost in a vegetable garden in Somerset 12 years ago.

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Prisons minister Rory Stewart: I'll resign if drugs and violence don't go down

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Rory Stewart gives himself a year to reduce the level of drugs and violence in 10 English prisons.

Premier League news conferences and latest news

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E-cigarettes can be key weapon against smoking, say MPs

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E-cigarettes are much less harmful than tobacco and shouldn't be treated the same way, MPs warn.

China 'training for strikes' on US targets

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The Pentagon's annual report to Congress warns of Chinese military ambitions in the Pacific.

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Williams learned before Konta loss that half-sister's killer now free

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Serena Williams says she discovered her half-sister's killer had been released on parole just minutes before suffering the worst defeat of her career.

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Low-carb diets could shorten life, study suggests

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Moderate carbohydrate consumption is best for health and longevity, researchers say.

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The Papers: Tributes to Queen of Soul and outrage over Cipriani

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Friday's newspapers are dominated by the death of the "queen of soul" Aretha Franklin and reaction to Danny Cipriani's court case.

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A-level results 2018: Teenagers achieve rise in top grades

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A-level results show a rise in top grades, as a record proportion of 18-year-olds head to university.

'The soul of the spirit of God'

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The 'Queen of Soul' has died aged 76 and tributes from friends, musicians and politicians have been pouring in.

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Aretha Franklin: Tributes flow in for Queen of Soul

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The preacher's daughter who became an American soul music legend has died at the age of 76.

Thursday, Aug 16

England international Cipriani fined for assault

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The England rugby player says he is "truly sorry" after admitting assault and resisting arrest.

Aretha Franklin, 'Queen of Soul', dies aged 76

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The singer, known for hits like Respect and Think, has died aged 76, after a battle with cancer.

Genoa bridge collapse: 'Miracle escape' stories emerge

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A man was plucked from a van hanging in the wreckage of the bridge but his companion died.

Queen's 'homeopathy physician' killed cycling in London

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Dr Peter Fisher, 67, was fatally injured in a crash with a lorry in High Holborn on Wednesday.

Wednesday, Aug 15

Westminster crash: Salih Khater named as suspect

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Police are given more time to question Salih Khater over alleged attempted murder and terror offences.

Italy bridge: State of emergency follows Genoa disaster

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Italy's prime minister says it will last 12 months, and promises €5m to the Liguria region.

New Zealand bans sales of homes to foreigners

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The move is aimed at cooling house prices and making properties more affordable to New Zealanders.

Italy bridge: Rescuers search for survivors in Genoa

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Rescuers vow round the clock efforts to locate survivors of the disaster in which at least 37 died.

Tuesday, Aug 14

Italy bridge: Dozens feared dead in Genoa as motorway collapses

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A big section of motorway plunges to the ground in Genoa taking many vehicles with it.

Westminster car crash: Man arrested on suspicion of terror offences

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Searches take place in Birmingham and Nottingham as a man is held after a crash outside Parliament.

Google tracks users who turn off location history

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A study from Associated Press suggests that users are still tracked even if they turn off location history.

Cricketer Ben Stokes found not guilty of affray

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The England cricketer shakes hands with co-accused Ryan Ali as they are cleared of all charges.

Monday, Aug 13

Israeli PM and UK Labour leader clash

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The Labour leader says Benjamin Netanyahu's claims about his "words and actions are false".

Struck-off Dr Hadiza Bawa-Garba wins appeal to work again

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Dr Hadiza Bawa-Garba was convicted of manslaughter by gross negligence following the death of a young boy.

Vigo festival collapse in Spain injures hundreds

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A platform gives way during a concert at an urban sports and music festival in Vigo, northern Spain.

Rough sleeping: £100m government plan to tackle homelessness unveiled

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The government is unveiling a £100m strategy but none of it is new money, the housing minister says.

Sunday, Aug 12

Why 'complete package' Asher-Smith could win Olympic gold, by Michael Johnson

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BBC Sport's Michael Johnson assesses European sprint champion Dina Asher-Smith's potential to win global championships.

Moss Side shooting: Two children among 10 injured

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The shooting at a street party in Manchester's Moss Side is being treated as attempted murder.

Man who stole Seattle plane had clearance

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A 29-year-old who took and crashed a 76-seat passenger plane was a fully accredited airline employee.

Northern cancels Sunday rail services again

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Services across north-west England have been affected due to train crew scheduling "difficulties".