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Covid: England's regional tiers to be set out


Most areas are expected to be put in the two toughest tiers of restrictions when the lockdown ends.

Nov 26, 2020

Union backlash over public sector pay freeze


Leaders of Britain's biggest unions vow to resist chancellor's freeze on workers who "risked everything".

Nov 26, 2020

Michael Flynn: Trump pardons ex-national security adviser


Michael Flynn was among former aides convicted in an investigation into Russian election interference.

Nov 26, 2020

Biden Thanksgiving speech: We're at war with the virus, not each other


US President-elect Joe Biden calls for an end to division in a speech for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Nov 26, 2020

Coronavirus and gender: More chores for women set back gains in equality


Women take on the burden of unpaid chores during Covid, UN data shows, threatening gender equality.

Nov 26, 2020

Diego Maradona dies: Three days of mourning begin in Argentina as tributes pour in


Three days of mourning begin in Argentina as tributes pour in for Diego Maradona, one of the greatest footballers of all time, who died on Wednesday.

Nov 26, 2020

Manchester Arena Inquiry: Prisoner in touch with bomber to be released


Abdalraouf Abdallah, convicted of terror offences, has refused to discuss his relationship with Salman Abedi.

Nov 26, 2020

Coronavirus pandemic: Germany seeks EU deal to close ski resorts


Germany and Italy want slopes closed until January, but the EU is yet to reach an agreement.

Nov 26, 2020

Moment 180 mph motorcyclist in T-shirt is caught


The 19-year-old, filmed by a police helicopter, went through red lights and the wrong way on a motorway.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid: Pub industry tells the PM it faces 'darkest of moments'


More than 50 executives call for evidence justifying industry's Covid restrictions to be published.

Nov 26, 2020

Spending review: Families face 'agonising uncertainty' over benefits decision


Footballer Marcus Rashford asks the chancellor whether higher Universal Credit will be "taken away" in April.

Nov 26, 2020

Fantastic Beasts: Mads Mikkelson replaces Johnny Depp


Depp, who played Gellert Grindelwald, left the franchise this month after losing a libel case.

Nov 26, 2020

Kylie Moore-Gilbert: Lecturer released by Iran 'in prisoner swap'


Kylie Moore-Gilbert thanks those who worked towards her release, which Iran says was a prisoner exchange.

Nov 26, 2020

The papers: Maradona in 'hands of God' and economic 'emergency'


The death of Argentine football legend Diego Maradona dominates Thursday's newspaper front pages.

Nov 26, 2020

Belarus: The exile sacrificing everything for her country


Three months on from the Belarus election, Svetlana Tikhanovskaya reflects on how her life has changed.

Nov 26, 2020

Long Covid: How knowledge of ME could help sufferers


Evan was diagnosed with ME in 2017, and she believes her experience can support long Covid sufferers.

Nov 26, 2020

Yemen: Growing up in a war-torn country


Yemen is labelled the "the world's worst humanitarian crisis" and 60% of its population is under 25.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid-19: What is the new three tier system after lockdown?


It's tougher than last time following complaints the previous system wasn't sufficient.

Nov 26, 2020

Rocky the owl back in the wild after Rockefeller Christmas tree rescue in New York


Good news for fans of Rocky - the Northern saw-whet owl rescued in New York City has been rehabilitated.

Nov 26, 2020

Maradona: A flawed football genius


The Argentine icon famous for his 'Hand of God' goal was a footballing great with a myriad of problems.

Nov 26, 2020

Taylor Swift confirms boyfriend Joe Alwyn is mystery Folklore co-writer


Joe Alwyn was credited under a pseudonym on two tracks on Taylor Swift's latest album Folklore.

Nov 26, 2020

Phone addiction not driven by notifications, study finds


Users check their phones automatically, like a smoker would light a cigarette, research suggests.

Nov 26, 2020

The Great British Bake Off final brings bumper audience to Channel 4


The 9.2 million viewers give Channel 4 its highest overnight ratings for at least 18 years.

Nov 26, 2020

SLS: Nasa 'megarocket' assembly begins in Florida


Nasa has stacked the first pieces of the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket at Florida's Kennedy Space Center.

Nov 26, 2020

'What caring for my mum taught me about caring for my son'


The pandemic has made it harder for carers to get any respite. So who looks after them?

Nov 26, 2020

Edith Whiskers: How an imaginary gran got millions of Spotify streams


The strange story of a chart topping cartoon nan and her TikTok success.

Nov 26, 2020

Black Friday: Why bots will beat you to in-demand gifts


Black Friday and Christmas shopping are here - but it may be harder than ever to snag what you want.

Nov 26, 2020

Why France may ban discrimination against accents


A French MP wants to push back against the traditional Parisian disdain for regional voices.

Nov 26, 2020

Is the era of the Hollywood blockbuster over?


Has Covid put an end to big budget film-making, or will busy cinemas in Asia give Hollywood hope?

Nov 26, 2020

Profile: Duchess of Sussex


Meghan has gone from acting on US TV to becoming a member of the Royal Family.

Nov 26, 2020

Spending review 'undermines UK green vision'


The UK chancellor's spending review is accused of undermining the prime minister’s “green” vision.

Nov 26, 2020

Diego Maradona: How tormenting England made him an Argentine deity


Scoring against England turned Maradona almost into a deity in the eyes of some of his compatriots - with disastrous consequences, writes Tim Vickery.

Nov 26, 2020

Watch all eight of Diego Maradona's World Cup goals


Watch all eight of Diego Maradona's goals across four World Cups as it is announced that the Argentine, one of the greatest players of all time, has died at the age of 60.

Nov 26, 2020

Marcus Rashford: Special BBC award at Sports Personality show for Man Utd forward


England and Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford will be given a special award at next month's BBC Sports Personality show.

Nov 26, 2020

Liverpool 0-2 Atalanta: Visitors enjoy surprise Champions League win at Anfield


Atalanta score twice in four minutes to deliver a surprise victory over Liverpool at Anfield in the Champions League.

Nov 26, 2020

Guardiola says more goals will come as Foden secures progress for wasteful City


Manchester City secure progress to the Champions League knockout stages with two games to spare after a comfortable victory over Olympiakos.

Nov 26, 2020

Diego Maradona: The life and career of one of the greatest footballers of all time


Watch the life and career of Diego Maradona, who died aged 60 on Wednesday

Nov 26, 2020

Taylor to stand down after 40 years as PFA chief


Professional Footballers' Association chief executive Gordon Taylor is to stand down at the end of the season.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid: The new lockdown rules for England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland


England will move to a tougher version of tiered coronavirus restrictions when lockdown ends next week.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid: Can we form our Christmas bubble early? And other questions


We answer some of your questions about the Oxford vaccine.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid symptoms: What are they and how do I protect myself?


A new cough, fever and change in smell or taste are the key symptoms that mean you may have coronavirus.

Nov 26, 2020

Christmas Covid rules: Who are you allowed to see?


Restrictions will be temporarily eased around the UK, but there are still rules about what you can do.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid: Seven things that may be different this Christmas


Restrictions on social gatherings may be eased so families can get together for the festive period.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in your area?


Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid: How to keep the virus at bay this Christmas


Christmas could be a dangerous time to contract the virus - but precautions can be taken.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid vaccines: Who decides if they are safe?


Busting myths and explaining the facts around immunisation.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid: What are the new rules for pubs and restaurants?


New rules for pubs in England come into effect on 2 December after the second lockdown ends.

Nov 26, 2020

Christmas rules: What can you do in a Covid Christmas?


How you and your family can celebrate Christmas and minimise the spread of coronavirus.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid: What are the quarantine rules when arriving in the UK?


Travellers arriving from almost all other countries must self-isolate on entry to the UK.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid: How will I get a coronavirus vaccine?


Several vaccines are showing promise and one is already being reviewed by the UK regulator.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid vaccine update: When will one be ready?


Hopes are rising that an effective vaccine against Covid-19 will be available soon.

Nov 26, 2020

Why the Oxford vaccine matters


Why news on this vaccine is particularly important for people living in the UK.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid: What is mass testing and how does it work?


Liverpool has the UK's first mass Covid testing pilot, with other high-risk areas to follow.

Nov 26, 2020

Coronavirus: How to be happier while working from home


Tips on happier ways to work from home in the Covid-19 pandemic and beyond.

Nov 26, 2020

Covid: What does my boss have to do to keep me safe?


With Boris Johnson self-isolating after a meeting, what do employers have to do to keep their staff safe?

Nov 26, 2020

Coronavirus: How does Covid-19 test-and-trace work?


The scheme told Dido Harding she had to self-isolate, a week after her husband was also told to isolate.

Nov 26, 2020

Spending Review: Key points from Rishi Sunak's statement


Chancellor Rishi Sunak has set out what the government will spend next year. Here are the headlines.

Nov 26, 2020

Spending Review: What is it and how does it affect me?


The chancellor has announced his public service spending plans in uniquely difficult circumstances.

Nov 26, 2020

Sunak hasn't gone far enough, young people say


Under-30s have been hit hard by Covid, so what did they think of the chancellor's Spending Review?

Nov 26, 2020

Spending Review: What we learned from Sunak's speech in two minutes


BBC News takes a look at Chancellor Rishi Sunak's Spending Review, plus reaction to his announcements.

Nov 26, 2020

Unemployment rate: How many people are out of work?


The unemployment rate is rising as Covid hits different parts of the economy.

Nov 26, 2020

Rishi Sunak: Government set 'to fund priorities of British people'


The chancellor told the Commons that the government can 'set the direction' by funding the 'priorities of British people'.

Nov 26, 2020

Coronavirus: How much will it cost the UK and how will we pay?


The pandemic will cost the government hundreds of billions of pounds. Where will it all come from?

Nov 26, 2020

Spending Review: Sunak pledges to make jobs 'number one priority'


The chancellor promises his Spending Review will include a £4.6bn package to help people back to work.

Nov 26, 2020

Rishi Sunak: Why should I care what he says?


The chancellor will set out his plans for government spending, but will it be bad or good news for you?

Nov 26, 2020

Rishi Sunak's Spending Review: Four things to look out for


The Spending Review marks the start of the chancellor's economic recovery strategy. Here's what to watch for.

Nov 26, 2020

The assassination of a ‘Brave Journalist of Afghanistan’


Aliyas Dayee, a "voice for the voiceless" in Helmand, was killed by a bomb earlier this month.

Nov 26, 2020

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