Tokushoryu win: Underdog sumo wrestler celebrates unexpected win with tears

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Tokushoryu had previously spent 12 of sumo's previous 13 grand tournaments in a second-tier division.
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Can Prince Andrew be forced to testify?

BBC World News - 1 hour 3 min ago
Clive Coleman looks at whether the Duke of York can be forced to co-operate with a US investigation.
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Dolly Parton challenge: Cleveland Police bid to find man

BBC World News - 1 hour 4 min ago
The Cleveland force uses social media to try to trace 32-year-old Scott Mizsei.
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Christian Eriksen: Inter Milan complete signing of midfielder from Tottenham

BBC World News - 1 hour 47 min ago
Inter Milan complete the signing of Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen from Tottenham for a fee of around £16.9m.
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Ex-Australia rugby union international Folau joins rugby league's Catalans Dragons

BBC World News - 2 hours 22 min ago
Sacked Australia rugby union international Israel Folau makes a cross-code switch back to rugby league with a move to Catalans Dragons.
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Netanyahu drops bid for immunity in corruption cases

BBC World News - 2 hours 37 min ago
The Israeli prime minister had requested parliamentary immunity after being charged in November.
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UK to allow Huawei 'limited role' in 5G network

BBC World News - 2 hours 44 min ago
The US failed to convince the Prime Minister to ban the Chinese firm from any involvement.
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Navratilova & McEnroe 'breached protocols' with anti-Court banner at Australia Open

BBC World News - 3 hours 13 min ago
Martina Navratilova and John McEnroe incur the wrath of Tennis Australia by parading a banner at the Australian Open calling for Margaret Court Arena to be renamed.
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Legendary broadcaster Nicholas Parsons dies at 96

BBC World News - 3 hours 17 min ago
Nicholas Parsons, comedy's great straight man who hosted Radio 4's Just a Minute, has died aged 96.
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Kobe Bryant: Washington Post reporter suspended after tweets

BBC World News - 3 hours 17 min ago
The Washington Post suspended Felicia Sonmez over tweets about sexual claims against Kobe Bryant.
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Sanchez will come back and 'prove you all wrong' - Solskjaer

BBC World News - 3 hours 31 min ago
Alexis Sanchez will "come back in the summer and prove you all wrong", says Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
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50 years without hesitation, repetition or deviation

BBC World News - 3 hours 44 min ago
The unflappable chairman of BBC Radio 4's Just A Minute, and one of the best straight men in the business.
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Man arrested with 30 phones in cycling shorts after rock gig

BBC World News - 4 hours 7 min ago
Dutch police catch a suspect in a tight spot after being alerted to mobile phone thefts.
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Coronavirus: Hong Kong to slash border travel as virus spreads

BBC World News - 4 hours 39 min ago
It wants to drastically reduce visits from mainland China, where the death toll has reached 106.
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India cleared to bring cheetahs back to forests

BBC World News - 4 hours 54 min ago
The world's fastest land animal was hunted was hunted into extinction in India more than 70 years ago.
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Oscars 2020: Ten things we spotted in the class photo

BBC World News - 5 hours 30 min ago
The annual Academy Awards luncheon had all the quirks and questionable outfits you could ask for.
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'Unexpected item in bagging area' - cat defies shop ban

BBC World News - 5 hours 43 min ago
Pumpkin was an "unexpected item in the bagging area", his social media followers quipped.
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Rare Bolivian glass frogs seen for first time in 18 years

BBC World News - 5 hours 59 min ago
Conservationists spot three rare "glass frogs" in a Bolivian national park.
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'Simeone is the best manager in the world' - Trippier on life at Atletico Madrid... and Sean Dyche

BBC World News - 6 hours 7 min ago
Atletico Madrid right-back Kieran Trippier talks about life in Spain, playing under Diego Simeone and becoming a better defender.
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Coronavirus: Tales of solidarity from China's virus-hit Wuhan

BBC World News - 6 hours 46 min ago
The number of coronavirus cases continues to climb but some in Wuhan are determined to spread cheer.
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