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Coronavirus: 'Greatest test since World War Two', says UN chief

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 11:42pm
UN boss António Guterres calls for an "immediate co-ordinated" global response to tackle the crisis.

Coronavirus: When 76 strangers sang happy birthday to a neighbour

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 11:35pm
A woman surprised her fiancé for his birthday by organising a mass sing-along in their apartment building.

Banks bow to pressure and axe shareholder payments

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 11:19pm
The Bank of England welcomed the decision by the UK's biggest banks and encouraged them to scrap bonuses.

The Papers: Testing 'fiasco' and UK's youngest virus death

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 11:15pm
The "shambles" over mass testing for coronavirus and the UK's youngest virus death make the front pages.

Coronavirus: Stock markets suffer worst quarter since 1987

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 10:12pm
The Dow Jones and FTSE 100 have fallen more than 20% since the start of the year.

Buttler auctioning World Cup final shirt to raise money for coronavirus fight

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 10:01pm
England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler puts the shirt he wore in last summer's World Cup final victory up for auction to raise money for two hospitals.

Coronavirus: 13-year-old boy dies, says London hospital trust

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 8:57pm
A 13-year-old boy who tested positive for coronavirus has died, says London's King's College Hospital Trust

Coronavirus: 3D-printer owners rally to create NHS face masks

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 8:54pm
More than 1,000 people volunteer to help make face shields for front-line workers.

Coronavirus: UK must go 'further, faster' to increase testing capacity

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 8:08pm
The government is working to increase coronavirus tests, Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove says.

Scottish domestic rugby season 'null and void'

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 7:39pm
The 2019-20 season in Scottish club rugby "has been classified as null and void" because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Virus-hit charities 'need substantial support'

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 7:37pm
MPs are told voluntary organisations could lose £4bn in income over the next three months.

Coronavirus: Lockdown prompts clear fall in UK air pollution

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 7:30pm
Ground monitoring stations in major British cities detect clear reductions in two major pollutants.

Belarus Premier League carrying on 'not comprehendible'

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 7:24pm
World players' union Fifpro says it is "frankly not comprehendible" that professional football continues in Belarus amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus: Family goes viral with lockdown Les Mis song adaptation

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 7:04pm
The Marshes rewrote One Day More from the musical Les Miserables into a song about self-isolation.

Match of the Day to return with classic highlights

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 7:00pm
Football highlights are set to return to BBC One on Saturday nights with Match of the Day showing highlights of classic Premier League games.

How safe is the Houseparty app?

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 6:44pm
Security experts back owner's assertion that chat app is not hacking other products.

Coronavirus: 'Lonely' lockdown boy, 7, seeks pen pals

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 6:42pm
Harley Glen was due to start a new school after moving 200 miles, his mum says.

ECB pledges £60m to combat 'biggest challenge in its history'

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 6:31pm
The England and Wales Cricket Board is facing the "biggest challenge in its history" as it pledges £60m of support to counties and grassroots clubs.

BBC's George Alagiah on living with coronavirus and cancer

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 6:09pm
Newsreader George Alagiah says he caught the virus between cancer treatments and had mild symptoms.

Woodmancote murder probe: Family of four found dead in house are named

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 6:05pm
Two girls, aged two and four, are found dead alongside their parents at a house in West Sussex.