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Coronavirus: More than a quarter of UK under stricter rules

2 hours 37 min ago
New local lockdown restrictions come into force in parts of south Wales and northern England this weekend.

Coronavirus: Shoppers lost £100m in vouchers expiring in lockdown - Which?

4 hours 6 min ago
A quarter of people had vouchers that expired when shops were shut, a survey by Which? suggests.

The day Brexit hit boiling point

4 hours 22 min ago
Former MPs and ministers tell the story of 25 September 2019 - one of Parliament's most dramatic days.

Covid-19: What do scientists think of the PM's plan?

4 hours 23 min ago
The new coronavirus restrictions have been met with mixed reviews.

What's in Boris Johnson's climate in tray?

4 hours 23 min ago
The PM promises he won't be caught "lagging" on green polices.

The fight for women's prayer rights in Israel

4 hours 45 min ago
How a group of Jewish feminists demanded the same prayer rights as Jewish men.

Barga: How Italy's most Scottish town coped without its annual 'invasion'

4 hours 45 min ago
The population of Barga in Tuscany is usually swelled by visits from Scottish Italians every summer.

'Maskne': How to fight face mask breakouts

4 hours 48 min ago
They're a part of everyday life, so how can you wear a face mask and have clear skin too?

Week in pictures: 19 - 25 September 2020

4 hours 49 min ago
A selection of remarkable images taken around the world this week.

Switzerland gets ready to vote on ending free movement with EU

4 hours 52 min ago
Switzerland isn't in the EU, but it does enjoy access to free trade - on condition of it also having free movement.

Lockdown learning 'gulf' sparks call to treble pupil premium

5 hours 8 min ago
Academy leader Steve Chalke says the government must act before poor children suffer "irrevocable damage".

Coronavirus: Children behind rising demand for tests in England

5 hours 9 min ago
Three times as many children under nine were tested in early September as in the previous two weeks.

Covid-19: Fewer than 0.1% fined for no masks on trains

5 hours 17 min ago
Police said enforcement in the form of fixed penalty notices was only used as a "last resort".

Coronavirus: Dawn sea swims help with lockdown mental health

5 hours 24 min ago
More than 100 people are taking part in weekly sea swims at dawn after seeing a social media post.

Jorginho to Arsenal if Chelsea buy Rice - Saturday's gossip

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 23:30
Lampard wants Chelsea to make move for Rice, Tottenham in talks to sign Skriniar, Sevilla expect second Kounde offer from Man City, plus more.

Amy Coney Barrett 'to be picked by Trump for Supreme Court'

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 23:29
The 48-year-old judge and former law professor from Indiana is a favourite of social conservatives.

I'm boxing Pacquiao next in the Middle East - McGregor

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 23:14
Conor McGregor says he is coming out of retirement for a boxing fight with Manny Pacquiao in the Middle East.

Courtroom escape sends police officer flying down stairs

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 23:03
A deputy went down the stairs head first trying to catch the defendant as he made a run for it.

The Papers: Suspect in police shooting 'on terror watch list'

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 22:49
The death of a Metropolitan Police officer in south London leads many of Saturday's newspapers.

Coronavirus: UK pledges £500m to global vaccine-sharing scheme

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 22:35
The PM will call on world leaders to set aside differences as he sets out plans to prevent future pandemics.