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Netflix plans real-life Squid Game reality TV show with $4.56m prize

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 22:46
It will see 456 contestants compete in a series of challenges inspired by the dystopian drama.

Rwanda asylum flight cancelled after legal action

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 22:45
Priti Patel says preparation for the next flight "begins now" after the last-minute grounding.

Digital News Report: Depressing stories turning more people off

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 22:12
Almost four in 10 say they often or sometimes avoid the news, new research suggests.

Dog health: Don't buy a bulldog until breed is reshaped, vets plead

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 21:37
A study finds the English bulldog has double the health risks of other dogs.

Babushka Z: The woman who became a Russian propaganda icon

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 21:15
A video of an elderly woman brandishing a Soviet flag went viral - but what really happened?

Russia's economy in for a bumpy ride as sanctions bite

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 20:56
Four months after Russia invaded Ukraine, the economy still works but it lacks some of its parts.

How The Gambia’s oyster farmers are being hit by climate change

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 20:56
Women's livelihoods in The Gambia are under threat from rising temperatures and sea levels.

Maharashtra: Rising sea temperatures hit India fishermen's catch

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 20:18
Fishing communities living along India's western coast say their once abundant catch is declining fast.

England 0-4 Hungary: Nations League experiment fails as Three Lions falter

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 20:09
England end the night in the history books for the wrong reasons as Gareth Southgate's Nations League experiment fails against Hungary.

BTS announce break to grow and pursue solo projects

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 19:56
The K-pop group tell fans their goal is to grow as individuals and pursue solo projects.

England v New Zealand: Ben Stokes says Trent Bridge win is his greatest

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 19:31
Captain Ben Stokes says England's remarkable victory over New Zealand is his greatest win as an England player.

Transfer rumours: Eriksen, Mane, Pogba, Phillips, Richarlison, Lukaku, Raphinha, Vinicius Jr, Januzaj

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 19:08
Man Utd make offer to sign Christian Eriksen, Bayern Munich to increase Sadio Mane offer, Juventus close to completing Paul Pogba deal, Richarlison rejects Arsenal, plus more.

Why Muslim pilgrims are visiting a Scottish grave

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 18:55
Muslim converts from across the UK travelled to pay their respects at a burial site in Wester Ross.

Ukraine war: 'Almost every family has lost someone close to them'

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 18:06
Traumatised families from Mariupol reveal dire living conditions under Russian occupation.

People in Pakistan urged to drink fewer cups of tea

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 18:03
Reducing consumption by one to two cups every day would help the economy, a senior minister says.

Brittney Griner: Russia extends WNBA star's detention again

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 17:59
The US state department says Brittney Griner should not be held "for a single day longer".

Netherlands 3-2 Wales: Visitors' fightback falls short in dramatic Nations League match

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 17:52
The Netherlands finish their international window with a dramatic, late 3-2 win over Wales in Rotterdam.

Russia-Ukraine war: Some of UK's top journalists barred from Russia

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 17:32
Russia bans dozens of journalists and defence figures in response to UK sanctions imposed on Russians.

Canada lifts jab mandate for domestic and overseas travel

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 17:11
Vaccine mandates are also being lifted for federal government workers as infections rates drop.

Scotland with 'work to do' in Nations League despite Armenia boost

Tue, 06/14/2022 - 17:09
Scotland head coach Steve Clarke admitted two wins against Armenia does not make up for bruising defeats by Ukraine and Ireland. So how are his side placed after this international window?