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Coronavirus in Europe: Infections surge in France, Germany and Spain

1 hour 53 min ago
Germany and Greece record their highest daily cases, while Spain and France reach a "tipping point".

Exam results: 'Mocks aren't a fair way to decide grades'

2 hours 28 min ago
A-level student Mia Cleal-Bramley explains why she doesn't want to rely on her mock exam results.

Firefighter fosters Jack Russell dog he saved from flames

3 hours 11 min ago
Millie the Jack Russell was found apparently "lifeless" beneath a bed in a ground floor flat.

Beirut blast: The other countries with dangerous dumps of explosives

3 hours 47 min ago
The blast in Beirut is a reminder that tonnes of dangerous materials are being stored in several countries.

Coronavirus: UK death count reduced by 5,000 under new rules

4 hours 4 min ago
Deaths recorded in England had included people who tested positive months before they died.

Lindsay Birbeck: Teenager guilty of murdering teaching assistant

4 hours 8 min ago
The 17-year-old boy killed Lindsay Birbeck before moving her body in a bin and burying her.

Coronavirus: Schools apology and Russia rejects jab concern

4 hours 25 min ago
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this Wednesday evening.

Middlemarch and other works by women reissued under their real names

4 hours 29 min ago
By George? Not anymore thanks to the 25 titles in the newly released Reclaim Her Name library.

London sees hottest stretch since 1960s

4 hours 51 min ago
Temperatures pass 34C in the capital for sixth day in a row as storms are forecast across the UK.

Masters in November to be played without fans at Augusta

4 hours 52 min ago
The 2020 Masters will take place in November but fans will not be allowed to attend Augusta National.

Coronavirus: England's contact-tracing app gets green light for trial

4 hours 54 min ago
Public tests are set to start on Thursday, but concerns remain about how accurately distance is measured.

Williamson apologises for school and exam disruption

4 hours 55 min ago
England's Education Secretary Gavin Williamson tells children he is 'incredibly sorry' they have suffered.

BBC to show Women's Community Shield between Chelsea & Man City

4 hours 55 min ago
The BBC will show live coverage of the Women's Community Shield between Chelsea and Manchester City at Wembley on 29 August.

McGill dominates Wilson to take command of first Crucible semi-final

5 hours 11 min ago
Scotland's Anthony McGill is on course to cause an upset in his first World Championship semi-final with a 6-2 lead over Kyren Wilson.

Recession is unprecedented, says Chancellor Rishi Sunak

5 hours 16 min ago
Rishi Sunak says it is a "difficult and uncertain time" as the UK suffers its biggest slump on record.

Olympics 2012 advisor could get key role at 2022 Commonwealths

5 hours 22 min ago
A key figure behind the success of London 2012 is being considered as an independent delivery chief for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

'Very silly to write Jimmy off' - Root backs Anderson before second Test

5 hours 27 min ago
England bowler James Anderson is backed by captain Joe Root to return to "the peak of his powers" before second Test against Pakistan.

'Hundreds dead' because of Covid-19 misinformation

6 hours 27 min ago
A study says at least 800 people have died globally because of coronavirus-related misinformation.

George Michael: Nine-metre mural to be unveiled in London

8 hours 9 min ago
The artwork will be unveiled in Brent in September.

Hull FC and Salford weekend fixtures postponed after positive Covid-19 tests

8 hours 27 min ago
Hull FC and Salford will not be involved in Super League fixtures this weekend after Hull's positive Covid-19 tests.


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