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Covid-19: Officials hunt Brazil virus variant case in England

The whereabouts of one infected person is unknown, as they did not give their full contact details.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 09:00:27 GMT

Prince Harry speaks about Diana in Oprah Winfrey interview clip

The duke talks about his mother's departure from the Royal Family in excerpts of an upcoming TV special.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 04:02:36 GMT

Golden Globe Awards 2021: Nomadland and Borat win top awards

Chloé Zhao becomes the second woman ever to win best director at Hollywood's Golden Globe awards.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 04:44:32 GMT

Budget 2021: Extra £1.6bn for UK's Covid vaccination rollout

The chancellor is to provide more funding for the programme, which has now given 20m first doses.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 05:39:56 GMT

Trainer Elliot admits dead horse photo is real

Leading Irish racehorse trainer Gordon Elliott says a photo circulating on social media of him sitting on a dead horse is real.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 07:37:23 GMT

Myanmar coup: Aung San Suu Kyi appears in court to face fresh charges

Ms Suu Kyi was told she faces fresh charges a month after she was detained during a military coup.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 07:52:30 GMT

Budget 2021: Northern Tory MPs call for business rates cut to 'save High Streets'

Writing ahead of the Budget, the MPs say the tax should be cut now and reformed in the long term.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 09:18:43 GMT

A levels - Poorer students 'three grades behind'

The Education Policy Institute says they take fewer qualifications at a lower level than more affluent peers.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 06:09:31 GMT

CPAC: Trump rules out new political party in speech to conservatives

The former US president hints at another run in 2024 as he returns to the political stage.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 07:04:01 GMT

Cumbria coal mine plan 'damaging PM's reputation'

Foreign ambassadors say Boris Johnson's tacit support for the mine prompts accusations of hypocrisy.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 06:04:33 GMT

Lockdown: Wedding venues in Wales can reopen for ceremonies

Weddings or civil partnerships in Wales can take place from Monday but receptions are still banned.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 06:06:35 GMT

The Papers: 'Race to stop Brazil variant' and jabs pass 20m

Many papers report the Brazil variant being found in the UK as officials "hunt" an unidentified case.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 05:22:03 GMT

Golden Globes: Ben Stiller's baked trophy and 8 other highlights

Hollywood actor Ben Stiller didn't need much more than flour and eggs at Sunday' Golden Globes.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 07:58:01 GMT

Coronavirus: False vaccine claims debunked

Misleading claims about coronavirus vaccines have been spreading online.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:18:33 GMT

Kooking with a Koori: How a Sydney father's simple meals have won hearts

Aboriginal man Nathan Lyons has found unexpected fame with videos inspired by "doing it tough".

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:10:16 GMT

Tips for first-time runners in lockdown

Radio 1 Newsbeat finds out what you should and shouldn't be doing as a first-time runner.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 01:28:23 GMT

Coronavirus and homelessness: 'I was living in the back of a transit van’

Alex has been homeless on and off for 10 years, and lost his job as lorry driver when the pandemic hit.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:15:53 GMT

Denver family wows neighbourhood with snow art

The Mosley family spent 10 hours creating this colourful snake sculpture out of snow.

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Sun, 28 Feb 2021 20:55:57 GMT

Coronavirus doctor's diary: Study shows one-in-three children have rarely been leaving the house

Only a third of children in Bradford had sufficient exercise during the first lockdown, a study shows.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 02:02:04 GMT

Yemen: The nine-year-old war-zone school teacher

Ahmed, blind since birth, stands in for teachers who don't make it in to their ruined school in Yemen.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:04:33 GMT

Covid: How many people get self-isolation payments?

Figures for England and Wales suggest two-thirds of people who ask for self-isolation payments get rejected.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 02:19:00 GMT

Waste food: What do you do with 86 tonnes of celeriac?

With hospitality closed during lockdown, charities and apps are stepping in to help cut food waste.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:04:46 GMT

Sir Kazuo Ishiguro warns of young authors self-censoring out of 'fear'

Writers may be self-censoring because they don't want to be "cancelled", author Kazuo Ishiguro says.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:17:06 GMT

Why this teen set up a prize-winning fake cosmetics shop

Polish teenager Krystyna Paszko's idea won an EU prize - she tells the BBC the story behind it.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:39:43 GMT

The midwives braving armed gangs in Colombia

A group of Afro-Colombian women use their skills to help women give birth in areas run by gangs.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:35:24 GMT

Afghanistan: A year of violence on the road to peace

On the anniversary of the US-Taliban deal, Afghanistan finds itself in a precarious state.

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Sun, 28 Feb 2021 00:13:21 GMT

'100% nailed-on penalty' - Solskjaer fears referees are being swayed by 'outside influences'

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says his side should have had a "100% nailed-on" penalty in the goalless draw with Chelsea and blames "outside influences" for it not being given.

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Sun, 28 Feb 2021 21:02:14 GMT

Liverpool still in 'exciting places' - Klopp after win closes gap on top four

Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool are still in "exciting places" after beating Sheffield United to end a run of four successive Premier League defeats.

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Sun, 28 Feb 2021 23:10:49 GMT

England Rugby condemns online threats sent to Genge

England Rugby condemns social media abuse directed at its players after Ellis Genge said he had been sent death threats following the Six Nations defeat by Wales.

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Sun, 28 Feb 2021 23:14:35 GMT

Woods thankful as top golfers show support by wearing his trademark red and black

Tiger Woods expresses his gratitude after male and female golfers show their support for the 15-time major winner on Sunday.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 08:32:11 GMT

‘It’s wide open' - Murphy on who will win race for the Premier League top four

Manchester United, Chelsea & Liverpool - or someone else? MOTD2 pundit Danny Murphy on who will join leaders Man City in the Premier League top four.

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Sun, 28 Feb 2021 23:24:13 GMT

Why LGBT+ History Month matters to athletes

Swimmer Michael Gunning, racing driver Charlie Martin and rugby union player Florence Williams speak about why LGBT+ History Month matters.

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Sun, 28 Feb 2021 22:01:05 GMT

Job applications: Tips for getting your dream job

How to make you and your CV shine as unemployment levels continue to rise.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:29:11 GMT

Teen entrepreneurs: 'My friend's pug inspired my business'

Meet three teenagers who decided to set up their own businesses in lockdown.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:07:30 GMT

How do I find a new job and which sectors are hiring?

Jobseekers are having a tough time at the moment, but support is available.

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Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:46:49 GMT

Unemployment rate: How many people are out of work?

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

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Tue, 23 Feb 2021 12:42:47 GMT

Covid variants: What are they and will vaccines work?

More cases are being found in the UK, including a variant first seen in Brazil.

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Mon, 01 Mar 2021 08:16:12 GMT

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.

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Sun, 28 Feb 2021 16:41:55 GMT

What's the roadmap for lifting lockdown?

The prime minister has announced a plan for how the lockdown will be lifted in England.

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Tue, 23 Feb 2021 15:51:39 GMT

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.

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Thu, 25 Feb 2021 15:29:59 GMT

Coronavirus: What is the R number and how is it calculated?

The R number is a simple but crucial figure at the heart of lockdown decisions across the UK.

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Fri, 26 Feb 2021 14:55:15 GMT

Covid: When will I get the vaccine?

Two approved Covid vaccines are being rolled out across the UK. So when might you get one?

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Fri, 26 Feb 2021 11:15:48 GMT