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Japanese father arrested for allegedly caging son for over 20 years

8 April 2018 - 3:59am
Japanese police arrest a 73-year-old man who allegedly kept his son in a wooden cage.

Commonwealth Games: England's Sarah Davies wins silver medal in women's -69kg

8 April 2018 - 3:16am
Sarah Davies of England wins a Commonwealth Games silver medal in the women's -69kg weightlifting.

'Enough police' to tackle violence rise - Amber Rudd

8 April 2018 - 2:56am
The home secretary dismisses claims reduced resources are to blame as she outlines a new strategy.

Commonwealth Games: England get off to the perfect start with a quick opener from Alex Danson

8 April 2018 - 2:27am
England score in 35 seconds to take the lead against India in the women's hockey Pool A match on a day four of the Commonwealth Games.

Obituary: Keith Murdoch, the disgraced All Black who disappeared

8 April 2018 - 2:10am
In 1972, Keith Murdoch's career ended in shame. His life afterwards was one mystery after another.

Inside the White House Bible Study group

8 April 2018 - 2:06am
For the first time in at least 100 years, the US Cabinet has a Bible Study group. What do they learn?

'I paid $90,000 to free my family from IS'

8 April 2018 - 2:00am
Khalid Taalo Kheder al-Ali has spent much of the last four years buying back members of his family who were were captured by IS.

Egypt's problem with sexy cinema

8 April 2018 - 1:56am
Film director Hala Khalil says parts of her films have been removed as boundaries become tougher.

India Down's syndrome pottery artist moulding his dreams

8 April 2018 - 1:55am
Doctors said Shaurya would not be able to live a normal life. He's now proving them wrong.

Syria war: Scores dead in Syria gas attack, rescuers and medics say

8 April 2018 - 1:30am
Graphic pictures apparently showing bodies in basements emerge from rebel-held Douma.

The County Down woman who gets paid to listen to whales

8 April 2018 - 1:30am
Sharon Doake from Gilford works on oil rigs listening for whales and dolphins, to ensure their welfare.

Quitting football for a life in prison

8 April 2018 - 1:21am
Rebekah changed career from being a professional football player to becoming a prison officer as part of the government's plans to recruit 2,500 prison officers by the end of 2018.

Masters 2018: Rory McIlroy intends 'to spoil Patrick Reed's party' at Augusta

8 April 2018 - 1:20am
Rory McIlroy believes his greater experience can help him overhaul Masters leader Patrick Reed and complete a career Grand Slam at Augusta.

Saturday Night Takeaway: Applause for McPartlin at finale

8 April 2018 - 1:09am
Declan Donnelly says the series had been "fun" but "tinged with sadness" after hosting finale.

Nottinghamshire road closed for a month - for toads

8 April 2018 - 12:50am
Beanford Lane in Oxton closes throughout March each year to allow toads to cross safely.

Huntley and Palmers: Biscuit tin sex secrets revealed

8 April 2018 - 12:47am
An illustrator snuck "naughty" images onto biscuit tins of leading manufacturer Huntley and Palmers.

Legal costs halt thousands of domestic violence cases

8 April 2018 - 12:34am
Domestic violence victims withdrew from court injunction applications after being ordered to pay towards costs.