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Pregnancy discrimination guidance updated as more women seek advice

New advice has been published to help tackle the problem of pregnancy and maternity discrimination.


Mystery sound 'did not come from missing sub'

Argentina's navy has said that a mystery sound detected underwater did not come from a missing submarine with 44 crew members on board.


People in towns feel 'poor, disenfranchised and marginalised' - poll

People in towns feel poorer, more marginalised and less cared for by politicians than those in cities, according to a new Sky poll.


President Trump makes North Korea a designated state sponsor of terrorism

President Donald Trump has declared that North Korea is now a designated state sponsor of terrorism.


Showbiz News

Harrison Ford becomes real-life hero as he helps to rescue woman after crash in California

Harrison Ford has once again shown his real-life hero credentials after helping to rescue a woman following a car crash in California.


Ant McPartlin back after rehab as I'm a Celebrity kicks off

Ant McPartlin has returned to television screens following his stint in rehab – with I'm a Celebrity co-host Declan Donnelly joking he had been replaced.


Jeffrey Tambor may quit Transparent amid harassment claims

Actor Jeffrey Tambor is considering quitting the Amazon series Transparent following two sexual harassment allegations made against him.


Man arrested after 53 phones stolen at Royal Blood gig

A man has been arrested on suspicion of theft after more than 50 mobile phones were stolen at a Royal Blood rock concert in Birmingham.


Sports News

Eddie Jones could call on Chris Robshaw to replace Sam Underhill for Samoa Test

Chris Robshaw could make his first start at openside under Eddie Jones after Sam Underhill was ruled out of England's Test against Samoa on Saturday, <em>live on Sky Sports Main Event</em>.


Newcastle receive bid from Amanda Staveley

Financier Amanda Staveley has submitted a formal takeover offer to Newcastle owner Mike Ashley to buy the club.


England batsmen need to put hand up for Ashes, says Dawid Malan

Dawid Malan says England's top order needs to stand up and be counted when the Ashes series gets underway in Brisbane on Thursday.


Tyson Fury vows to replace David Haye as Tony Bellew opponent

Tyson Fury has swiftly issued a verbal challenge to Tony Bellew after the postponement of his rematch with David Haye.


Business News

Staveley hands Ashley £300m Newcastle bid

The controversial sportswear tycoon Mike Ashley is nearing the final whistle as the owner of Newcastle United Football Club after receiving a formal takeover offer from Amanda Staveley, the financier.


EU agencies will relocate to Paris and Amsterdam in first Brexit shift

Two European cities have won lucrative bids to host EU agencies leaving London because of Brexit.


Medicine regulator begins the Great Brexit Experiment

The pharmaceutical industry is used to experiments so perhaps it’s appropriate that the staff of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) will be the first people in Britain to discover what actual Brexit feels like.


Uber to buy 24,000 driverless cars from Volvo

Uber has announced plans to buy up to 24,000 self-driving cars from Volvo as it looks to expand on its ride-booking app.


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