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Mohamed Salah named BBC African Footballer of the Year 2018

Mohamed Salah: ‘Now I want to win trophies with Liverpool’ Egypt and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah has been voted BBC African Footballer of the Year for the second time in a row. The 26-year-old beat Medhi Benatia, Kalidou Koulibaly, Sadio Mane and Thomas Partey to the prize. The Premier League’s player of the year scored 44 goals in 52 games ...

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Instagram tightens eating disorder filters after BBC investigation

Image copyright Getty Images Instagram has placed more hashtags which could promote eating disorders on an “unsearchable” list after a BBC investigation found that users were finding ways around the platform’s filters. The photo-sharing network has also added health warnings to several alternative spellings or terms which reference eating disorders, some of which are popular hashtags on the platform. Starting ...

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Question Time and Doctor Who among ‘most tweeted about’ BBC shows

Question Time, the Andrew Marr Show and Doctor Who were the most tweeted about BBC TV shows of 2018, figures show. Audiences took to Twitter to discuss news and current affairs programmes, with Newsnight, BBC Breakfast and Victoria Derbyshire all in the top 10. TV Licensing said the Apprentice, Eurovision, EastEnders, and Strictly Come Dancing were also popular topics. Other ...

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Rochdale bongs replace Big Ben on BBC Radio 4 at Christmas

Image caption Rochdale will be the only bells – other than Big Ben – used over the festive, says BBC Radio 4 The traditional Big Ben bongs on BBC Radio 4 will be replaced by bells from Rochdale town hall on Christmas Eve. Chimes from the Greater Manchester town will herald the 18:00 GMT news bulletin as a “special festive ...

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Bournemouth 0-4 Liverpool – BBC Sport

Mohamed Salah scored more than once in a league game for the first time since 17 March, when he scored four against Watford Mohamed Salah scored his first hat-trick since March to help Liverpool to an emphatic victory over Bournemouth and send Jurgen Klopp’s side above Manchester City at the top of the Premier League table. Salah was in an ...

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Lawmakers propose Northern Irish amendment to May’s Brexit deal: BBC

LONDON (Reuters) – Three lawmakers loyal to Prime Minister Theresa May have proposed new Brexit safeguards to give parliament more say on the contentious issue of Northern Ireland, in a bid to help her win a crucial vote to approve the government’s exit deal. May is battling to get her Withdrawal Agreement with the European Union through parliament in a ...

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YouTube deletes cheating videos after BBC investigation

Image copyright YouTube/Dan osi Image caption YouTube has a ban on all essay-writing adverts YouTube has deleted thousands of videos promoting academic cheating in the last week after a BBC Trending investigation. The videos all advertised essay-writing services, which can lead to serious penalties for students. Facebook and Google have been asked by a regulator to stop making money from ...

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