BBC news for Kent

BBC sorry over gay conversion tweet

The poll by BBC Radio Kent sparked outrage on social media.

Death of man in Kent Police custody death referred to IPCC

A 29-year-old man arrested in Maidstone suffered a medical incident at Tonbridge Police Station.

Kyle Yule stabbing: Family launch knife crime campaign

Kyle Yule's stepfather says his older brother and younger sister are "broken inside".

Southern drivers to be balloted to end dispute

Train drivers are to consider a deal to end their long-running action, Aslef says.

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Afghan suicide mosque attacks kill scores of worshippers

Some 60 people are killed as worshippers are targeted in two separate attacks on mosques.

Brazil police arrests 108 in major anti-paedophilia operation

Officers seize more than 150,000 files with disturbing images of young children and teenagers.

Missing California hikers died in apparent murder-suicide

Police suspect the man killed his girlfriend at Joshua Tree National Park before killing himself.

King Felipe VI says Catalonia 'will remain' Spanish

King Felipe VI says Spain will solve the crisis through democratic institutions.