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Israel-Gaza: Fears of war as violence escalates
The barrage of Palestinian militant rockets and Israeli air strikes grows, in the worst violence in years.
12.05.2021 - 19:20

Covid: Lessons to be learned from spring 2022 public inquiry - PM
The state will be "under the microscope", Boris Johnson says, as Labour urges an earlier start date.
12.05.2021 - 19:53

Radovan Karadzic: Ex-Bosnian Serb leader to be sent to UK prison
The 75-year-old was convicted in 2016 of genocide during the conflict in the former Yugoslavia.
12.05.2021 - 20:19

Blackpool lightning strike: Family tribute to Jordan Banks
Nine-year-old Jordan Banks was "the brightest star" and "our everything", his family says.
12.05.2021 - 19:38

No 10 seeks to cancel county court debt judgment against Boris Johnson
The claim - made against the PM over an alleged unpaid debt of £535 - is without merit, says Downing Street.
12.05.2021 - 18:23

Covid-19: Public inquiry confirmed, and vaccines for 38 and 39-year-olds in England
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Wednesday evening.
12.05.2021 - 18:05

PM 'apologises for events in Ballymurphy' in 1971
On Tuesday, an inquest found that 10 people shot in west Belfast in 1971 were innocent.
12.05.2021 - 19:35

Adoption: 'Our sons' birth family turned them against us'
There are calls for more support for adoptees - as social media searches for birth families rise.
12.05.2021 - 14:44

Ellen DeGeneres to end talk show after 19 years
"As great as this show is, and as fun as it is, it's just not a challenge any more," she explains.
12.05.2021 - 17:35

Covid: Bolton Indian variant surge leaves hospitality nervous
Pub and cafe owners in Bolton are apprehensive about reopening amid a rise in the Indian variant.
12.05.2021 - 15:24

Heathrow Airport could divert aircraft to ease crowding
Contingency plans are being made to divert passengers to other UK airports or EU hubs due to border queues.
12.05.2021 - 16:37

On The Beach pulls all summer holidays from sale
The online travel agent won't be selling summer holidays due to Covid uncertainty.
12.05.2021 - 20:00

Calderdale child sexual exploitation: 29 men charged
Police say the girl was sexually exploited in West Yorkshire between 2003 and 2010.
12.05.2021 - 18:50

Facebook moderator: ‘Every day was a nightmare’
This is the first time a social media moderator has testified to a parliamentary committee.
12.05.2021 - 15:58

In pictures: Commons marks 80 years since WW2 bombing
Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle commemorates those who died when a Luftwaffe attack destroyed the Commons chamber.
12.05.2021 - 16:08

How did a cyber-attack lead to long queues for petrol in the US?
How did a cyber attack lead to a shortage of petrol in the US?
12.05.2021 - 04:09

Ajax melt down title trophy to make stars to give fans
With fans unable to watch in person because of the pandemic, Ajax melt down the Eredivisie trophy to make 42,000 silver stars to thanks fans for their support.
12.05.2021 - 12:55

No sofa, bed, table - people who have to live without furniture
In the UK more than two million people experience furniture poverty yet it’s rarely spoken about.
12.05.2021 - 01:00

Brit Awards 2021: The best outfits from the red carpet and ceremony
The stars were out in force at Tuesday night's event, serving up some seriously stylish looks.
12.05.2021 - 12:58

Coronavirus in India: 'My city is under siege from Covid-19'
The BBC's Vikas Pandey has called Delhi home for more than a decade - but Covid has changed everything.
12.05.2021 - 01:00

Female football fans share experiences of abuse
Meliza and Kendall are dedicated football fans but say they experience abuse because of their gender.
12.05.2021 - 01:00

Freemasons: Young people 'on waiting lists' to join notoriously secretive society
The first report by Freemasons in 300 years shows it is popular with young people.
12.05.2021 - 01:00


Bob Marley: 40th anniversary of the music pioneer's death
The reggae music legend died of cancer in 1981 aged just 36.
11.05.2021 - 08:55

Vesuvius ancient eruption rescuer identified at Herculaneum, says expert
A body found at Herculaneum may have been part of Pliny the Elder's team sent to rescue residents.
11.05.2021 - 14:35


Brit Awards 2021: Great show, shame about the videos
Fans say they loved seeing live music again, but weren't so keen on the pre-taped performances.
12.05.2021 - 03:18

Accessibility and outdoor socialising: 'I feel unwelcome in my own city'
Pippa Stacey, 26, faces "all kinds of obstacles" as venues sprawl on to pavements.
12.05.2021 - 03:59

Queen's Speech debate: Waiting lists, social care and other claims fact-checked
Politicians debated the government's plans - set out in the Queen's Speech - and made a series of claims on subjects including hospital waiting lists and social care.
12.05.2021 - 17:07

What are Eid and Ramadan and when are they?
Ramadan is one of the most important events in the Islamic calendar, but it's been affected by lockdown.
12.05.2021 - 12:02

How Italy's healthcare staff survived the pandemic
Nurses in Italy have been instrumental in helping to fight Covid-19 - but it's taken a heavy toll.
12.05.2021 - 01:39

Pep Guardiola: How Manchester City boss reinvented Premier League title winners
Pep Guardiola learned from previous errors to renew his Manchester City side for the better, writes Guillem Balague.
12.05.2021 - 07:14

CEO Secrets: 'Master every aspect of your business'
Windfarm CEO Sarah Merrick says being involved in all areas of her business has paid dividends.
12.05.2021 - 01:22


Budget: Australia tries to win back women with childcare boost
The government's new budget boosts childcare and women's health, but critics say more reform is needed.
11.05.2021 - 17:32

Israel-Palestinians: Old grievances fuel new fighting
Failure to tackle deep-seated issues meant fresh violence between the two sides was a matter of time.
11.05.2021 - 14:58


Portugal set to host Champions League final
Portugal is set to host the Champions League final after Uefa failed to receive the guarantees of exemptions it wants if it is to move the game to Wembley.
12.05.2021 - 19:51

Man Utd boss Stoney to step down at end of season
Manchester United Women head coach Casey Stoney is to step down at the end of the season.
12.05.2021 - 17:16

F1 clamps down on flexible rear wings after Hamilton's Red Bull claim
Formula 1's governing body launches a clampdown on flexible rear wings amid suspicions some teams are bending the rules.
12.05.2021 - 11:25

New signings? Resurgent rivals? What next for Man City after title win?
Manchester City have reclaimed the Premier League title in style - but where will they strengthen this summer and can they dominate next season?
12.05.2021 - 19:00

Covid inquiry: What is it and how will it work?
An independent public inquiry has been announced, but how will it work?
12.05.2021 - 17:04

Restaurants and pubs are reopening inside, but what are the rules?
People in England, Scotland and Wales will soon be able to drink inside a pub.
12.05.2021 - 10:09

Covid: What are the social distancing rules and the rule of six?
Guidance on hugging close friends and family is being relaxed in England and Scotland from 17 May.
12.05.2021 - 10:01

Covid: What's the roadmap for lifting lockdown?
Lockdown restrictions will ease in England, Scotland and Wales from Monday 17 May.
12.05.2021 - 10:15


Which countries are on the green list for foreign holidays?
Scotland is to adopt the same "traffic light" system for foreign travel as England.
11.05.2021 - 14:10


Coronavirus: What are the rules for face masks or face coverings?
Secondary school pupils in England will no longer be required to wear them in class from next week.
10.05.2021 - 18:16


Covid: When will I get the vaccine?
People aged 38 and 39 in England are now being offered a Covid vaccine as the rollout continues.
12.05.2021 - 19:32

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.
12.05.2021 - 18:27


UK holidays: When and where can I go.... and who with?
The rules on having a holiday in the UK have been relaxed - but restrictions remain.
10.05.2021 - 18:55

Coronavirus: How does the Covid-19 alert level system work?
The threat of Covid-19 in England is ranked through a five-level, colour-coded alert system.
10.05.2021 - 13:52


Covid: How do I get a lateral flow or PCR test?
Everyone in England and Scotland is being encouraged to take rapid coronavirus tests regularly.
29.04.2021 - 11:52


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?
05.05.2021 - 18:13


Covid vaccine: How many people in the UK have been vaccinated so far?
The logistics of vaccinating millions of people across the country, as more than 35 million people receive at least one dose.
07.05.2021 - 19:23


What is a Covid passport and what are the plans for the NHS app?
People travelling abroad from England will be able to use the NHS app to prove their Covid vaccination status.
12.05.2021 - 11:33


Covid: What refund rights are there for holidays abroad?
Quarantine-free overseas holidays will be possible after 17 May, but what rights do you have if plans or rules change?
07.05.2021 - 19:08