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World Cup 2018: Pick your England team to face Belgium

England 6-1 Panama: 'I didn't like England's performance' - SouthgateEngland v BelgiumVenue: Kaliningrad Stadium, Kaliningrad Date: Thursday 28 June (19:00 BST)Coverage: Live on BBC Radio 5 live, live text commentary online, mobile, the BBC Sport app and Connected TV. Highlights online on full-time.England are through to the knockout stage of the World Cup with one game to spare...

China’s version of Yelp files for IPO in Hong Kong – CNET

Meituan Dianping seeks billions of dollars to help fund its expansion, according to reports.https://www.cnet.com/news/chinas-version-of-yelp-files-for-ipo-in-hong-kong-meituan-dianping/#ftag=CAD590a51e

Garden waste collection charges rise to £74m a year

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption More than half of councils now charge for green waste collection UK councils are charging almost £74m a year between them for garden waste collection, BBC research has suggested.Data collected by BBC One's Rip Off Britain revealed that more than half of councils had introduced charges.Residents' green waste was...

Britons Charlie and Gayle Anderson murdered in Jamaica

Image copyright Anderson family Image caption Gayle and Charlie Anderson were described as "pillars of the community" Two British grandparents found dead at their home in Jamaica are thought to have been murdered, police have said.Charlie Anderson, 75, and his wife Gayle, 71, from Manchester, had recently retired to the Caribbean island.They were found dead...

Uber to begin appeal over London licence denial

Image copyright Getty Images A London court will consider later today if Uber is "fit and proper" to hold an operator licence in the capital.The taxi app company will make its case at Westminster Magistrates' Court in a hearing expected to last several days.Last September, Transport for London refused to renew Uber's licence on grounds of public...

Turkey election: Erdogan wins re-election as president

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPresident Erdogan thanks voters for 'love'Turkey's long-standing leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won a new five-year term after securing outright victory in the first round of a presidential poll.Election authority chief Sadi Guven said the president "received the absolute majority of all valid votes".State media reports put Mr Erdogan...

Heathrow Airport: MPs gear up for crunch third runway vote

Image copyright PA Image caption The government says it is taking "the biggest transport decision in a generation" MPs will decide whether to build a third runway at Heathrow airport later, in a vote likely to expose splits in both Labour and Tory ranks.The spotlight will be on Boris Johnson, who once vowed to lie...

Flying to space? You’re probably going to vomit – CNET

If you want to get up to space, you'll need to get down with the sickness.https://www.cnet.com/news/flying-to-space-youre-probably-going-to-vomit-nasa-astronaut-warns/#ftag=CAD590a51e

China launches high-tech bird drones to watch over its citizens – CNET

They're called Doves and they do not come in peace.https://www.cnet.com/news/china-launches-high-tech-bird-drones-to-watch-over-its-citizens/#ftag=CAD590a51e

League of Legends Twitch channel becomes first to reach 1 billion views – CNET

The Twitch channel for League of Legends developer Riot Games enters the record books.https://www.cnet.com/news/league-of-legends-twitch-channel-becomes-first-to-reach-1-billion-views/#ftag=CAD590a51e