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Covid: Lockdown easing in England to be delayed by four weeks


Senior ministers sign off a decision to pause the lifting of Covid restrictions in England beyond 21 June.

Jun 14, 2021

Israel's new PM Naftali Bennett vows to unite nation


His pledge comes as his government is voted in, ending Benjamin Netanyahu's 12-year hold on power.

Jun 14, 2021

Ethiopian migrants face robbery, extortion and starvation


Every year thousands of migrants risk it all on the perilous journey from Ethiopia to Saudi Arabia.

Jun 14, 2021

Jess Phillips: Ditch HPV stigma to avoid the shame I felt


With more women being told they have the virus, Jess Phillips says there needs to be more discussion.

Jun 14, 2021

Blood donation: Gay couple 'thrilled' after rules change


Until now men who have sex with men had to wait three months before donating.

Jun 14, 2021

Euro 2020: England's opening win relieves tension, says Gareth Southgate


Gareth Southgate says the pressure would have "ramped up" if England had not won their opening Euro 2020 game against Croatia.

Jun 14, 2021

G7: World leaders promise one billion Covid vaccine doses for poorer nations


PM Boris Johnson rejects criticism the donation is not enough, saying "we are going flat out".

Jun 14, 2021

Sinn Féin accuses the DUP of acting in bad faith over Irish language


The party does not believe the DUP will deliver on Irish language legislation, a source says.

Jun 14, 2021

Euro 2020: Fan in serious condition after falling at Wembley


The England supporter was injured just after kick-off in England's match at Wembley against Croatia.

Jun 14, 2021

G7 summit: Biden says America is back at the table


The US president praises the three-day summit and seeks to distance himself from his predecessor.

Jun 14, 2021

WhatsApp launches privacy campaign after backlash


The head of WhatsApp says governments should "demand more security" as encryption comes under fire.

Jun 14, 2021

Renting now cheaper than buying a home, Hamptons says


There are only four regions in the UK where it is cheaper to buy a home than to rent a property.

Jun 14, 2021

Madrid protests: Thousands rally against Catalan pardons


Right-wing Spanish parties say plans to pardon separatist leaders are a threat to national unity.

Jun 14, 2021

The Papers: One last heave to freedom and magic boots of England


England's opening win at the Euros and the postponement of ending lockdown dominate the front pages.

Jun 14, 2021

ASMR: Former farmer, 84, is accidental YouTube star


John Butler's videos have been watched by millions after he became popular with the ASMR community.

Jun 14, 2021

‘Really, really rare’ seahorse spotted off UK coast


A marine biologist says it’s the first time he’s ever seen a long-snouted seahorse in the wild.

Jun 14, 2021

E3 2021: Microsoft shows off Halo Infinite, Starfield and Forza Horizon 5


A release date for Halo, a new Forza racer, and the unveil of Starfield were all at Microsoft's E3.

Jun 14, 2021

In pictures: World leaders bask in Cornwall sun at G7 summit


World leaders are by the seaside for three days of talks - and the occasional trip to the beach...

Jun 14, 2021

ICYMI: Squirrel security and an unusual pitch invader


From a squirrel security guard to an unusual mid-match disruption, here are some of the stories you may have missed this week.

Jun 14, 2021

Tourette’s Syndrome: ‘I don’t want people to think I’m a bad child’


Ten-year-old Deaglan McCallion wants people to be more understanding of his condition.

Jun 14, 2021

'We want another homeless hotel - and we can make it work'


The Holiday Inn in Gorton, Manchester, housed homeless people throughout the pandemic, until the end of May.

Jun 14, 2021

The buzzwords reflecting the frustration of China's young generation


Millions in China are expressing their desire to break free of a standard definition of success.

Jun 14, 2021

Euro 2020: The ways Scotland has changed since France '98


When Scotland's men last played in a major football tournament, there was no Scottish Parliament and Google didn't exist.

Jun 14, 2021

Tech firms use remote monitoring to help honey bees


From Ireland to Israel, companies are coming to the aid of the environmentally critical insect.

Jun 14, 2021

Netanyahu: A shrewd leader who reshaped Israel


Loved and loathed, Israel's ousted long-term PM made his mark on the country at home and abroad.

Jun 14, 2021

Euro 2020: Five-goal Netherlands thriller an uplifting end to traumatic weekend


After a harrowing 36 hours for European football following Christian Eriksen's collapse, the Netherland and Ukraine served up a Euro 2020 classic.

Jun 14, 2021

Why Scotland can surprise everyone at Euro 2020


BBC Sport Scotland columnist James McFadden sets the scene for Scotland's Euro 2020 opener versus the Czech Republic.

Jun 14, 2021

'Everything is possible' - Djokovic targets 'golden' Grand Slam after Paris win


Novak Djokovic says "everything is possible" as he targets a 'golden' Grand Slam in 2021 after winning the French Open for the second time.

Jun 14, 2021

Denmark midfielder Eriksen suffered cardiac arrest - doctor


Christian Eriksen suffered a cardiac arrest when he collapsed in Denmark's Euro 2020 match against Finland, says Danish team doctor Morten Boesen.

Jun 14, 2021

Neymar stars as hosts Brazil win Copa America opener


Hosts Brazil begin their Copa America title defence with victory over a Covid-affected Venezuela in the tournament's opening match.

Jun 14, 2021

Konta wins Nottingham Open for first title in four years


Britain's Johanna Konta wins her first title in four years by beating China's Shuai Zhang to clinch the Nottingham Open.

Jun 14, 2021

Covid: Is there a limit to how much worse variants can get?


The coronavirus has changed and changed again, getting more transmissible each time.

Jun 14, 2021

Coronavirus: When can we stop wearing face masks or face coverings?


Wearing a face covering is currently a legal requirement in many places, but could the rules change as lockdown eases further?

Jun 14, 2021

Covid: Should I be working from home or going back to the office?


As lockdown restrictions ease gradually across the UK, what are the rules about returning to work?

Jun 14, 2021

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


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

Jun 14, 2021

When could social distancing end?


Will we still need to be socially distanced through the summer? A social distancing review is advising the government.

Jun 14, 2021

Covid: What's the roadmap for lifting lockdown?


The government is yet to decide whether to lift the remaining restrictions on 21 June.

Jun 14, 2021

Covid map: Coronavirus cases, deaths, vaccinations by country


Key maps and charts explaining how the virus has spread around the world.

Jun 14, 2021

What are the rules for weddings and can I hold a reception?


Restrictions on weddings have been eased across the UK - so how can you now celebrate?

Jun 14, 2021

Covid: How should I protect myself from Covid now?


What are the actions we can take to reduce our risk of catching the virus?

Jun 14, 2021

Lockdown easing: Four numbers to look for ahead of the 21 June decision


The key numbers that offer clues as to whether "freedom day" will proceed as planned on 21 June.

Jun 14, 2021

Steve Clarke: Scotland manager by those who know him best


BBC Scotland speaks to those who know Steve Clarke best to find out about the man who is about to end the nation's 23-year wait for a major men's finals.

Jun 14, 2021

England 1-0 Croatia: 'Southgate got big calls exactly right'


England boss Gareth Southgate's opening team selection of Euro 2020 offered up plenty of debating points - but he got it right, says Phil McNulty.

Jun 14, 2021

Christian Eriksen collapse: Denmark coach regrets restart v Finland


The Euro 2020 match against Finland should not have restarted after midfielder Christian Eriksen collapsed, says Denmark coach Kasper Hjulmand.

Jun 14, 2021

Euro 2020 England 1-0 Croatia: Raheem Sterling was brightest spark - Rio Ferdinand


BBC Sport pundit Rio Ferdinand says Raheem Sterling "was the brightest spark" in England's opening game against Croatia.

Jun 14, 2021

Spain v Sweden


Preview followed by live coverage of Monday's European Championship game between Spain and Sweden.

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