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Covid: Boris Johnson warns of tougher measures if new rules are flouted


Boris Johnson says "we must reserve the right to go further" with measures if cases keep rising.

Sep 23, 2020

Coronavirus: Whitty and Vallance faced 'herd immunity' backlash, emails show


Chris Whitty and Sir Patrick Vallance were alarmed by questions over the controversial concept, emails show.

Sep 23, 2020

Coronavirus weddings: 'We have to phone 15 people and uninvite them'


Couples react as Boris Johnson halves the number of people allowed to attend a wedding to 15.

Sep 23, 2020

Brexit letter warns of 7,000-truck queues in Kent


Exporters to the EU face two-day delays to trade after transition period ends, a cabinet minister warns.

Sep 23, 2020

Yew Trees hospital: Ten staff suspended at mental health unit


Inspectors say CCTV footage appeared to show episodes of "physical and emotional abuse".

Sep 23, 2020

UN General Assembly: US-China tensions flare over coronavirus


President Trump blames China for the Covid-19 outbreak amid warnings of a Cold War between the two.

Sep 23, 2020

Covid: US funeral directors reflect on 200,000 death toll


Three funeral directors reflect on the human toll of the pandemic, as the US hits a milestone.

Sep 23, 2020

UK sends US evidence on Islamic State 'Beatles'


Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh are accused of killing Western hostages in Iraq and Syria.

Sep 23, 2020

Hate crime laws 'should protect' women


The Law Commission recommends treating misogyny like other forms of discrimination.

Sep 23, 2020

Australia whale stranding: 470 animals now beached in Tasmania record


Australian rescuers find more beached whales during a large rescue effort, but fear many are dead.

Sep 23, 2020

Musk: Cheaper Tesla ready 'in about three years'


News about cheaper batteries and a $25,000 model didn't excite investors as $50bn was wiped from its value.

Sep 23, 2020

Nike expects permanent shift to online sales


The sportswear giant has seen digital sales soar and says few customers will revert back to stores.

Sep 23, 2020

Sean Lennon to host anniversary show for his father, John, on his 80th birthday


Sean Ono Lennon will interview Sir Paul McCartney and his half-brother Julian Lennon for Radio 2.

Sep 23, 2020

The Papers: 'Rule of six months' and second lockdown warning


Wednesday's papers focus on Boris Johnson's TV broadcast about the latest coronavirus measures.

Sep 23, 2020

Siberia climate change: Behind the scenes reporting from Yakutia


A glimpse behind the scenes of the challenges in reporting from the remote Yakutia region of Siberia.

Sep 23, 2020

Documenting lockdown through drone photography


Chris Gorman captured unique images of empty shopping malls and theme parks.

Sep 23, 2020

Could churches double up as bank branches in cash-stricken areas?


The idea is one of a number being trialled to help improve access to cash in remote areas.

Sep 23, 2020

Rakhmabai Raut: The child bride whose divorce Queen Victoria approved


Rakhmabai Raut won a historic battle to get a divorce. But she was a pioneer in more ways than one.

Sep 23, 2020

Coronavirus restrictions: 'I'm going to struggle at university because of my ADHD'


Aberystwyth student Lacey Small writes about her worries for those at university with ADHD.

Sep 23, 2020

Australia whales: 90 dead in mass stranding off Tasmania


Rescuers are racing to save the survivors of a group of 270 whales beached off Tasmania's west coast.

Sep 23, 2020

Internet: Old TV caused village broadband outages for 18 months


Every morning at 7am when the second hand TV was switched on, the village internet went down.

Sep 23, 2020

Covid: School bus drivers fearful of coronavirus infection risk


Drivers and unions raise concerns about a lack of social distancing on school services.

Sep 23, 2020

Gordi: The pop star doctor who answered the Covid call


Australian singer Gordi is "reaching people" through medical consultations, as well as her music.

Sep 23, 2020

The ‘Trump train’: 'I'm tired of people putting down our president'


Trump supporters in liberal towns organise truck convoys to foster solidarity among conservatives.

Sep 23, 2020

Six African heritage sites under threat from climate change


A recent study warns that without intervention many of the continent's ancient sites could be lost.

Sep 23, 2020

Is the world entering a new Cold War?


The recent US-China tensions were laid bare in speeches by Trump and Xi at the UN in New York.

Sep 23, 2020

Why the case of a maid who battled a millionaire has gripped Singapore


The case described by some as a "David versus Goliath battle" has stirred up debate in Singapore.

Sep 23, 2020

Covid: Have local lockdowns worked?


One in five people in the UK is currently subject to local interventions to prevent the spread of Covid, some more stringent than others. Do these local lockdowns work?

Sep 23, 2020

Long Covid: 'My fatigue was like nothing I've experienced before'


Thousands of Long Covid patients are waiting for help but the health service is struggling to cope.

Sep 23, 2020

Flu: Why we still need to worry about it this winter


Drive-through clinics and extra staff could boost England's biggest flu vaccination programme.

Sep 23, 2020

'Closing pubs at 10pm halves your takings'


The hospitality industry warns the earlier closing time will have a 'devastating' impact.

Sep 23, 2020

Fans could be banned in stadiums until end of March at earliest


Sports are told not to expect fans to be able to return to watch live events in England until the end of March at the earliest.

Sep 23, 2020

West Ham boss Moyes and two players test positive for Covid-19 before 5-1 win over Hull


West Ham United manager David Moyes and two of the Premier League club's players test positive for coronavirus.

Sep 23, 2020

Henderson hails 'unbelievable' debut as Man Utd beat Luton to progress


Dean Henderson describes making his Manchester United debut as "unbelievable" after the goalkeeper helped his side beat Luton to reach the EFL Cup fourth round.

Sep 23, 2020

Newport shock Watford to reach fourth round of EFL Cup


League Two side Newport County shock Championship outfit Watford to reach the EFL Cup fourth round for the first time.

Sep 23, 2020

Stefano Domenicali: Ex-Ferrari boss to head Formula 1


Former Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali is to become the new boss of Formula 1 next year.

Sep 23, 2020

Barcelona agree to sell Suarez to Atletico Madrid


Barcelona agree to allow Luis Suarez to join Atletico Madrid after a meeting with the striker's representatives.

Sep 23, 2020

NFL: Las Vegas Raiders beat New Orleans Saints 34-24 - highlights


Watch highlights as the Raiders beat the New Orleans Saints 34-24 in the first game at their new home in Las Vegas.

Sep 23, 2020

Covid rules: What are the new coronavirus restrictions?


How will the new restrictions affect work and leisure time?

Sep 23, 2020

Coronavirus: When will the furlough scheme end?


About 10 million people have accessed the scheme, which is due to close in October.

Sep 23, 2020

Coronavirus: How are pubs keeping customers safe?


Pubs and restaurants are still open, but the rules in England have changed.

Sep 23, 2020

Coronavirus: What are the rules for face masks or face coverings?


The Prime Minister has announced new rules for England to help combat rising coronavirus rates.

Sep 23, 2020

Where can I meet my friends now?


Coronavirus cases are increasing, so what are the rules on social distancing?

Sep 23, 2020

Coronavirus: PM says Covid 'complacency could be our undoing'


Boris Johnson says new restrictions are needed now to avoid "more drastic action" in the future.

Sep 23, 2020

Coronavirus: How many people can attend a wedding?


Wedding ceremonies can now be held but the rules on who can attend vary around the UK.

Sep 23, 2020

Covid: What is self-isolation and who has to do it?


If you are told to self-isolate, how long must you do it for, and what are the rules?

Sep 23, 2020

Coronavirus: How does the Covid-19 alert level system work?


The threat of Covid-19 in England is being ranked through a five-level, colour-coded alert system.

Sep 23, 2020

Covid rules: Which areas have new coronavirus lockdowns?


Parts of north-west England, West Yorkshire and the Midlands are now facing extra restrictions.

Sep 23, 2020

Coronavirus vaccine: When will we have one?


About 200 groups of medical researchers around the world are working on a vaccine for Covid-19.

Sep 23, 2020

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