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India and US sign crucial defence deal – BBC News

The US has approved arms sales to Taiwan worth around $1.8bn (£1.4bn), in a move that is likely to increase tensions with China. The Pentagon […]

Black Lives Matter: Co-founder Alicia Garza on the future of the movement – BBC Newsnight

#BlackLivesMatter co-founder Alicia Garza talks to #Newsnight about the movement’s future, social justice and her debut book, The Purpose of Power. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog […]

Public and councils offer free meals to children after government refuses to fund them – BBC News

Cafes, pubs and restaurants – as well as some local councils – have stepped in to offer free school meals for children in England during […]

Bitter divisions in final debate as US polling day approaches – BBC News

The final live TV debate in the US Presidential election exposed once again the bitter divisions of the campaign, as Donald Trump and his Democratic […]

Trump’s former attorney Michael Cohen on working for the president & the US election – BBC Newsnight

Donald Trump’s former personal attorney, Michael Cohen, gives his first UK TV interview with Newsnight to discuss working for the president and the US election. […]

Boris Johnson “frustrated” as Test and Trace in England hits all-time low – BBC News

The Test and Trace system in England has had its worst performance so far, with the latest figures showing just 15% of test results returned […]

Racist attack investigation reopened by Met Police – BBC Newsnight

After a racist attack on three black women, a Newsnight investigation has found that for nearly two weeks police officers failed to recover CCTV or […]

Nigeria’s security forces “shoot dead at least 12 civilians” as protests grow – BBC News

There have been international calls for an end to violence in Nigeria after widespread reports of the killing of civilians. The human rights group Amnesty […]