BBC news for Kent

Southern Water drought warning as dry winter looms

Bewl Water reservoir in Kent is 34% full but Southern Water says we're coping better than in 1976.

Southern Rail disruption delays London's deputy mayor for transport

Documents show London's deputy mayor for transport avoids early meetings due to the rail operator's performance.

Growing number of MPs under scrutiny over conduct claims

Ex-Tory ministers Daniel Poulter and Stephen Crabb are the latest to be investigated over their conduct.

London universities make millions from library fines

Students in London pay out a total of £3m in fines for overdue books, figures reveal.

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Zimbabwe latest: Thousands celebrate end of Mugabe era

Pressure grows on the president to stand aside as thousands march to welcome the army takeover.

Argentina missing navy submarine: Search stepped up

A Nasa research plane joins the search for the vessel, now missing in the Atlantic for three days.

Trump puts elephant trophy imports on hold

The US president's move comes a day after US hunters were told they could import elephant trophies.

Syria: Russia again blocks extension of chemical attacks probe

Moscow uses its 11th UN veto since the Syria conflict began to block an investigative body.