BBC news for Lincolnshire

Two Britons arrested over Microsoft hack

It is believed the men from Sleaford and Bracknell were part of a larger group.

Life sentence for disabled neighbour killer Vidmantas Svedarauskas

The victim was found with 65 injuries on his "savagely beaten" body.

Plans approved for £150m shopping complex in Lincoln

Work is expected to start in 2020 and take three years to complete.

Leading universities rated 'bronze' under new ranking system

Universities are now ranked bronze, silver or gold for their standard of undergraduate teaching.

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Pakistan oil tanker inferno kills at least 123

People were killed as they gathered to collect fuel from the overturned tanker, officials say.

Trump accuses Obama of inaction over Russia meddling claim

The president says his predecessor "did nothing" despite knowing of meddling claims before the poll.

Italy acid attack model Gessica Notaro returns to work

The former Miss Italy finalist said she was doing so to encourage other women to defy bullies.

Egypt's president ratifies islands deal with Saudi Arabia

The deal to transfer two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia has triggered protests and a legal battle.