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MoD land could help Calais delays

Ministry of Defence land could be made available to help relieve traffic problems in Kent caused by the migrant crisis in Calais, the BBC understands.

Debris 'very likely' part of MH370
It is "very likely" debris found on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion is that of the missing flight MH370, a top Australian official tells the BBC.

Anti-slavery powers come into force
Key parts of new legislation to combat slavery in the UK - including life sentences for people traffickers - come into force in England and Wales.

AA joins protest at green changes
The AA joins green groups in warning that recent changes in energy policy will harm the climate.

Arson attack kills Palestinian child
A Palestinian toddler has been burned to death in an arson attack by suspected Jewish settlers in the West Bank, Israeli police say.

Kids Company charity in police probe
An investigation into a number of allegations of crime involving children's charity Kids Company has been launched by police, the BBC has learned.

US inquiry into African lion killer
US officials launch an investigation into the killing of a lion in Zimbabwe but say they have been unable to reach the American involved.

'Repeat attack' at Jerusalem Gay Pride
Six people are stabbed at a Gay Pride march in Jerusalem and police arrest an ultra-Orthodox Jewish man they say attacked marchers in 2005.

Celebrity fitness chain to go public
SoulCycle, the indoor cycling fitness chain with a celebrity following in the US, including David Beckham and Lady Gaga, plans to float on the stock market.

Second Australian punches shark
An Australian surfer punches a shark to fend off an attack off New South Wales, say police, in what a witness calls a "Mick Fanning replay".

HIV flushed out by cancer drug
HIV can be flushed out of its hiding places in the body using a cancer drug, researchers show.

Murder arrest after baby girl dies
A man is arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a baby girl in Greater Manchester.

Calais latest and Apprentice death
Friday's press is full of reports of fresh chaos in the Calais "war zone" as migrants try to reach the UK. There are also tributes to one of The Apprentice's most memorable contestants.

Should there be more 'honesty' in sentencing?
Justice Secretary Michael Gove is exploring ideas on 'earned release' for prisoners, first mooted in 2008, as Danny Shaw explains.

What do Trump and Corbyn have in common?
Corbyn leading Labour? Trump in the White House? Such a world is far-fetched, but their popularity is telling about politics on both sides of the pond.

Great robotic missions to explore space
Pallab Ghosh picks out five robotic missions which have inspired us and changed our perception of the Universe.

Who is Liz Kendall? Labour leadership contender guide
A profile of Labour leadership contender Liz Kendall.

Wales surf wave generator starts up
The first waves have peeled across an artificial surf lagoon built on the site of an old aluminium works on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park.

US baby gets lifetime hunting permit
Daylen Brickley, a baby from the US state of New Hampshire, is the proud owner of a lifetime permit to hunt and fish - the first license holder under a new program.

Finn puts England on brink of win
Steven Finn takes 5-45 to reduce Australia to 168-7 in their second innings on the second day of the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston.

Ferrari rumours disturbing - Bottas
Williams driver Valtteri Bottas describes speculation linking him with a move to Ferrari as "disturbing".