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National and International News

Government clears way for Comcast's Sky takeover

Government clears way for Comcast's Sky takeover

Culture Secretary Matt Hancock has announced that he is not "minded" to order regulatory intervention into Comcast's £22bn offer for Sky.

The Kremlin hits out over Roman Abramovich's UK visa

The Kremlin hits out over Roman Abramovich's UK visa

The Kremlin says Russian businesses "often encounter unfriendly and unscrupulous actions", after Roman Abramovich's visa expired.

The Kremlin hits out over Roman Abramovich's UK visa

The Kremlin hits out over Roman Abramovich's UK visa

The Kremlin says Russian businesses "often encounter unfriendly and unscrupulous actions", after Roman Abramovich's visa expired.

Ofcom widens inquiry into Russia-backed RT

Ofcom widens inquiry into Russia-backed RT

The Russian-funded TV channel RT is facing a further three investigations as Ofcom considers whether it has breached the terms of its UK licence.

Sports News

Jos Buttler says England Test recall is a 'fantastic surprise'

Jos Buttler says England Test recall is a 'fantastic surprise'

Jos Buttler says his England Test recall for the series against Pakistan is a "fantastic surprise" and an "awesome opportunity".

Paul Gustard to work as Harlequins head of rugby after England's tour of South Africa

Paul Gustard to work as Harlequins head of rugby after England's tour of South Africa

England defence coach Paul Gustard will become head of rugby at Harlequins after the summer tour of South Africa.

Alvaro Morata left out of Spain squad for World Cup

Alvaro Morata left out of Spain squad for World Cup

Alvaro Morata has missed out on a place in Spain's squad for the World Cup in Russia, with Cesc Fabregas, Marcos Alonso, Ander Herrera and Hector Bellerin also omitted by Julen Lopetegui.

Andy Murray still expecting Rosmalen return after almost year out of tennis

Andy Murray still expecting Rosmalen return after almost year out of tennis

Andy Murray is still planning on returning to competitive action three weeks before the start of Wimbledon.

Showbiz News

Oprah Winfrey and Meryl Streep putting world leaders 'on notice' over gender equality

Oprah Winfrey and Meryl Streep putting world leaders 'on notice' over gender equality

Oprah Winfrey, Meryl Streep and Chadwick Boseman are among several stars putting world leaders "on notice", demanding gender equality across the globe.

French director Luc Besson accused of rape by actress

French director Luc Besson accused of rape by actress

French filmmaker Luc Besson - known for movies including The Fifth Element and Leon - has been accused of raping an actress in Paris.

Japan's Shoplifters wins Cannes top prize after Weinstein accuser takes to the stage

Japan's Shoplifters wins Cannes top prize after Weinstein accuser takes to the stage

Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda's poignant film Shoplifters, described as "a modern day Oliver Twist", has won the Palme d'Or top prize at Cannes.

GQ mocks Vanity Fair over its 'extra limbs' photoshoot

GQ mocks Vanity Fair over its 'extra limbs' photoshoot

GQ has taken a swipe at Vanity Fair with its magazine cover for its 2018 comedy issue.

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