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November 19, 2018 11:17 AM England v Australia: Danny Care dropped for Test; Manu Tuilagi in squad

England scrum-half Danny Care has been dropped for Saturday's match against Australia at Twickenham. Centre Alex Lozowski and number eight Zach Mercer have also been left out of head coach Eddie Jones' 28-man squad for the final autumn fixture. Northampton back Piers Francis and Manu Tuilagi have also been included. "We weren't happy with some aspects 7

November 18, 2018 11:23 PM Women's World Twenty20: West Indies beat England by four wickets

England will play India in the Women's World Twenty20 semi-finals after a narrow defeat in their final Group A game against West Indies in St Lucia. After losing six wickets in the first 10 overs, England posted 115-8 thanks to an excellent partnership between Anya Shrubsole and Sophia Dunkley. Shrubsole took two wickets in her first over, but Deandra 5

November 16, 2018 12:15 PM 40-something asks GP to test for whether he’s still relevant

Martin Bishop, 45, had been experiencing worrying signs of slipping into boring middle-age, and decided the only responsible thing to do was get it checked out. Bishop said: “I’ve always been ahead of the curve when it comes to music and fashion, but recently I’ve been having disturbing episodes like admiring Jeremy Clarkson’s practical outdoor jackets 6

November 15, 2018 2:36 PM 'Brexiteers are LIARS!' France warns UK it will PAY for Brexit

BREXITEERS “lied” to the British people in the lead up to the EU referendum and will “pay” for Brexit, France’s finance minister has claimed. In a strongly worded attack against Britain, Bruno Le Maire said Brexit was a "historical mistake" and he hopes the UK will ask to rejoin the EU in 15 years. He said: "I think many British politicians have been liars 11

November 12, 2018 12:48 PM Russia denies claim it meddled with Finnish GPS during NATO war games

The so-called Trident Juncture was the largest NATO exercise in decades and involved 31 countries - including non-member allies. Finnish Prime Minister Juha Sipila revealed on Sunday that air navigation services across the country had to issue traffic warnings due to the interruption last week, which is believed to have been deliberate. Norway posted 9

November 12, 2018 9:56 AM Gary Graham: Scotland call up England-qualified flanker for South Africa Test

Scotland have called up Newcastle flanker Gary Graham, who was picked for England's 2018 Six Nations training camp, for their final autumn Tests. The uncapped 26-year-old, born in Stirling, is the son of former Scotland prop and forwards coach George Graham. He comes in as an injury replacement for Scarlets flanker Blade Thomson, who is still recovering 8

November 11, 2018 4:02 PM Twenty hurt as double-decker 'hits car, bus and bus shelter' in south London

Twenty people have been injured after a double-decker bus crashed in a suspected drug-driving incident in Croydon. A route 198 double-decker bus is believed to have collided with a car, another bus and a bus shelter just after midday on Sunday, police said. She was treated by ambulance crews at the scene before being taken to a hospital in south London 6

November 8, 2018 1:13 PM England v New Zealand: Chris Ashton makes first start in four years

Chris Ashton will make his first England start in more than four years in Saturday's match against New Zealand at Twickenham. Prop Ben Moon replaces Alec Hepburn in the front row and flanker Sam Underhill starts instead of the injured Tom Curry as boss Eddie Jones makes three changes from the side that beat South Africa. Despite his side starting as underdogs 13

November 3, 2018 2:35 PM Army to introduce zero-tolerance drugs policy

The Army is introducing a zero-tolerance drugs policy in an effort to ensure "high standards" are maintained, the defence secretary has announced. Gavin Williamson said the use of drugs was "incompatible" with military service, as he announced there would be no more readmissions of former users. Previous rules allowed soldiers sacked for taking illegal 23

November 1, 2018 4:16 PM Pilot was nearly 10 times over the alcohol limit at Heathrow before flight to Tokyo

Katsutoshi Jitsukawa, who was due to be in the cockpit of the plane, failed a breath test 50 minutes before take-off. Katsutoshi Jitsukawa, 42, was arrested after being reported to police when an airport bus driver smelled alcohol on him. The drunk pilot failed a breath test just 50 minutes before the Japan Airlines flight to Tokyo. Jitsukawa was due to be in the cockpit 12