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Coronavirus furlough scheme to finish at end of October, says chancellor


Chancellor Rishi Sunak says employers must start sharing the cost of the scheme from August.

May 29, 2020

Virus-hit self-employed to receive second payment


Applications for a "second and final" grant of up to £6,570 will open in August, the chancellor says.

May 29, 2020

George Floyd death: Ex-officer charged with murder in Minneapolis


An ex-police officer in Minneapolis is detained over the death of unarmed black man George Floyd.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Relaxing lockdown 'risky' and a 'political decision'


Warning from top scientist advising government says cases are still at very high levels.

May 29, 2020

Minneapolis protests: CNN journalist arrested live on air


Omar Jimenez and a camera crew were detained in Minneapolis during protests

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Evening update as firms to start paying share of furlough scheme


Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this evening.

May 29, 2020

Kylie Jenner: Forbes drops celebrity from billionaire list


The magazine says the Kardashian family misled the press about the value of Jenner's makeup business.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Greece to open up in two weeks, but not to the UK


Tourists from 29 countries will be able to visit Greece from 15 June, but not travellers from the UK.

May 29, 2020

Harvey Weinstein: Four more women accuse producer of assault


The disgraced movie producer is currently serving a 23-year prison sentence for rape.

May 29, 2020

Trump targets China over Hong Kong security law


Donald Trump says he will end Hong Kong's special status with the US over China's new security law.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Death of Belly Mujinga 'not linked to spit attack'


Police decide to take no further action over the death of Belly Mujinga, who died with coronavirus.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Police issue 17,000 fines for lockdown breaches


Figures show fewer people have been fined since lockdown rules were eased in England.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Pilot flew to Anglesey 'to go to the beach'


Airfield staff thought the pilot made an emergency landing but he came to enjoy the coast, a report says.

May 29, 2020

George Floyd death: Minneapolis clashes run into third night


Images show how unrest spread in Minnesota after the death of George Floyd in police custody.

May 29, 2020

Quiz of the Week: Why was Neighbours back in the news?


How closely have you been paying attention to what's been going on during the past seven days?

May 29, 2020

PlayStation 5: Sony confident coronavirus won't change release plans


The CEO of PlayStation reveals how it's responded to coronavirus as it prepares to release the PS5.

May 29, 2020

Robbie Williams to rejoin Take That for virtual gig


The old band are (almost all) back together for a charity event, broadcast from each of their homes.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Relaxing lockdown a 'value judgement'


The warning comes as Sage, the scientists advising government, publish details of their meetings.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: 'I built a memorial to my grandfather on Animal Crossing'


One young woman used popular game Animal Crossing for her family tradition of Bai San.

May 29, 2020

When Covid-19 hit, zookeeper Caitlin Henderson ended up in lockdown with 70 spiders


When Covid-19 hit, zookeeper Caitlin Henderson ended up in lockdown with 70 spiders.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: What difference did lockdown make?


Aerial shots show how the coronavirus pandemic changed the way we use public spaces.

May 29, 2020

'Cannabis burned during worship' by ancient Israelites - study


Cannabis residues have been found on an altar in an ancient desert temple in Israel.

May 29, 2020

Cognac bottle, labelled one of world's oldest, sells for £118,000


The 258-year-old spirit is one of only three such bottles in existence today, an auction house says.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: UK's tenth - and possibly final - clap for carers


People across the UK showed their appreciation for front-line workers for the tenth week in a row.

May 29, 2020

The coronavirus 'class divide': Parents shamed for back-to-school choices


Parents of year six and year one pupils have been falling out over whether to send them back to school.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: When will public toilets be reopened?


The lack of public loos has led to reports of visitors defecating in public spaces.

May 29, 2020

Uzma Khan: An actress assaulted, a jealous wife and a viral video in Pakistan


Uzma Khan was beaten by three rich women and their guards. Why is this not a headline in Pakistan?

May 29, 2020

How do you get a British National (Overseas) passport?


The UK waded into the Hong Kong security row by proposing more rights for holders of a special passport.

May 29, 2020

Rohingya refugee crisis: 'The bodies were thrown out of the boat'


Khadiza Begum, a Rohingya refugee, left Myanmar to escape violence but found more horror at sea.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: What to expect when hairdressers reopen


Prepare for a quick in and out with masks, screens and hand gel - don't expect magazines or coffee.

May 29, 2020

The coronavirus conundrum when your mouth is your ‘hand’


The coronavirus pandemic becomes a different kind of challenge when you use your mouth as your ‘hands’.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Who are the contact tracers and what are they doing?


Doctors, call centre staff and students are some of the 25,000 people chasing Covid-19 cases in England.

May 29, 2020

Film festival hopes to 'inspire' amid pandemic


Cannes, Toronto and Sundance are among the film festivals uniting for an online streaming event.

May 29, 2020

'I could hardly walk' - Leicester boss Rodgers reveals he had coronavirus


Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers says he "had no strength" after contracting the coronavirus in March.

May 29, 2020

Federer becomes world's highest paid athlete


Swiss tennis player Roger Federer overtakes footballer Lionel Messi as the world's highest paid athlete for 2020, according to Forbes.

May 29, 2020

Premier League: Liverpool could seal title at neutral venue with six fixtures set to move


The game in which Liverpool could secure the Premier League title could be held at a neutral venue, says the national lead for football policing.

May 29, 2020

Chisora wants MMA bout during Usyk delay


British boxer Dereck Chisora says he might compete in mixed martial arts while he waits to fight Oleksandr Usyk.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus substitutes may be allowed in England Tests


Coronavirus replacements could be allowed in England's summer Test series with West Indies and Pakistan.

May 29, 2020

Bayern make offer for Man City's Sane - Saturday's football gossip


Bayern Munich offer Manchester City Lucas Hernandez in swap deal for Leroy Sane, Ac Milan target Burnley's Jeff Hendrick, plus more.

May 29, 2020

Williams F1 team up for sale after £13m loss


The Williams Formula 1 team and wider company group are up for sale after posting a £13m loss last year.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: What are social distancing and self-isolation rules?


Guidelines to social contact are starting to change across the UK.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: What does it mean if I've been furloughed by work?


Millions unable to do their job due to coronavirus will have their wages paid by a new scheme.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: What help are self-employed getting from government?


What is being done for the five million self-employed people in the UK facing a sudden loss of income?

May 29, 2020

Will I still get paid if I have to self-isolate? And other questions


Will employees still get paid if they are told to self-isolate? And other questions answered by BBC experts.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: We answer kids' questions about going back to school


The BBC's Education Editor Branwen Jeffreys answers kids' questions about going back to school.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Dental practices to reopen from 8 June


Dental practices in England have been told they can reopen from Monday, 8 June.

May 29, 2020

Lockdown update: All you need to know about new measures


How will social and work life be different after the easing of some restrictions around the UK?

May 29, 2020

Dominic Cummings: Fact-checking the row


Senior Conservatives are still questioning adviser's account of driving his family 260 miles during lockdown.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: How will contact tracing work in England?


Millions in the UK will soon be asked to monitor who they have been near to combat coronavirus.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: What can you do in Scotland from Friday?


After almost 10 weeks of lockdown which restrictions are being eased - and which remain in force?

May 29, 2020

Dominic Cummings: Did he break lockdown rules?


The UK PM's most senior adviser has responded to accusations that he broke lockdown rules - what did he say?

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: What tests are being done in the UK?


What are the tests for coronavirus, who are they for and how do they work?

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Which schools are reopening for pupils?


Which children will be the first to go back to school, and what about the rest?

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: When will shops open and what will the rules be?


Non-essential shops can reopen in England next month, but will I be able to buy a book or have a haircut?

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus UK map: How many confirmed cases are there in your area?


Key graphics explaining how coronavirus has spread in the UK and the government's response.

May 29, 2020

How to keep safe while shopping in a coronavirus pandemic


From one way systems to not touching everything on the shelves - shopping will look very different.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: Can it affect eyesight?


The prime minister's chief adviser says his vision was affected by coronavirus.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus pandemic: Tracking the global outbreak


Key maps and charts explaining how the respiratory virus has spread around the world and how it is being dealt with.

May 29, 2020

Coronavirus: What are the rules on caring for children during lockdown?


A look at the guidance as Downing Street backs Dominic Cummings over his 260-mile lockdown trip.

May 29, 2020

Dominic Cummings row: The families who stayed away in lockdown


Members of the public have expressed anger after the PM's chief adviser travelled to Durham in lockdown.

May 29, 2020

Amazon under threat: Fires, loggers and now virus


How the loss of the Amazon goes beyond deforestation - and what the nine countries that share this natural resource are doing to protect it.

May 29, 2020

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