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Covid: New WHO group may be last chance to find virus origins

13 October 2021 - 9:53pm
The World Health Organization unveils a new group to examine the emergence of the virus more closely.

Husband a ‘suspect’ as world record holder Tirop found dead

13 October 2021 - 9:29pm
Kenya's Agnes Tirop, a two-time World Athletics Championships medallist, has been found stabbed to death at her home.

Strictly Come Dancing: Robert Webb withdraws due to ill health

13 October 2021 - 8:40pm
The comedian and author made the decision to leave the competition because of ill health.

Kolkata reach IPL final as they overcome collapse to edge Delhi in thriller

13 October 2021 - 8:05pm
Rahul Tripathi hit a six off the penultimate ball as Kolkata Knight Riders overcame a mighty collapse to reach the Indian Premier League final with a thrilling three-wicket win over Delhi Capitals.

'I am so young' - Ranieri believes he could beat Hodgson's record

13 October 2021 - 7:42pm
Watford boss Claudio Ranieri believes he could surpass Roy Hodgson as the Premier League's oldest manager.

Claudia Webbe: MP guilty of threatening and harassing woman

13 October 2021 - 6:29pm
Claudia Webbe made a string of phones calls in which she threatened to use acid and share naked photos.

Brexit: What's the Northern Ireland Protocol?

13 October 2021 - 6:20pm
The EU has outlined new proposals for the Northern Ireland Protocol.

Covid: Scientists targeted with abuse during pandemic

13 October 2021 - 6:00pm
Doctors who came into the public eye during Covid received death threats and harassment.

Community wins £500,000 in funding for remotest mainland pub

13 October 2021 - 5:51pm
Locals hoping to take over The Old Forge on the Knoydart Peninsula win more than £500,000 in funding.

Chloe McCardel sets record for most England Channel swims

13 October 2021 - 5:06pm
Chloe McCardel completed her 44th swim of the Channel on Wednesday.

Scrapping B-Tecs 'hammer blow for social mobility'

13 October 2021 - 4:58pm
MPs and Peers back a campaign against replacing some of the vocational qualifications with T-levels.

Wales and Bournemouth midfielder Brooks reveals cancer diagnosis

13 October 2021 - 4:35pm
Wales and Bournemouth midfielder David Brooks reveals he has been diagnosed with Stage 2 Hodgkin lymphoma cancer.

Star Trek's William Shatner blasts into space on Blue Origin rocket

13 October 2021 - 4:22pm
The actor who played Captain Kirk in the classic TV show is the oldest person ever to go to space.

The four-year-old girl from Bristol who has learned to unicycle

13 October 2021 - 3:15pm
Daisy, who could ride a bike aged two, has thousands of fans online.

Dominic Raab and Liz Truss agree to share 115-room mansion

13 October 2021 - 3:08pm
Senior ministers had reportedly argued about who should have use of grace-and-favour home Chevening.

What are the rules and guidance for face masks and coverings?

13 October 2021 - 2:52pm
Face coverings could become a legal requirement in England again if the NHS struggles this winter.

Covid: When will I get a booster jab?

13 October 2021 - 2:27pm
More than two million people in England have had a third booster dose of Covid vaccine.

What is climate change? A really simple guide

13 October 2021 - 1:50pm
World temperatures are rising because of human activity, and climate change now threatens every aspect of human life.

Insulate Britain: Angry motorists confront M25 protesters

13 October 2021 - 1:32pm
Police arrest more campaigners as Insulate Britain mounts its 13th day of road protests.

Female police officers say misogyny remains unchecked

13 October 2021 - 1:09pm
Police women told BBC Newsnight that misogyny continues to shape work culture in the Met.


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