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Coronavirus: Love knows no borders for elderly couple

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 10:29am
An octogenarian couple are defying the pandemic by meeting up for a daily cross-border chat.

Coronavirus: Goats take over empty streets of seaside town

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 10:12am
With people staying inside because of coronavirus, the animals are providing "free entertainment".

Super League clubs discussing no relegation - Toronto chief

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 10:05am
Some Super League clubs think there should be no relegation in 2020 because of coronavirus disruption, says Toronto chairman Bob Hunter.

Coronavirus: Three out of four Americans under some form of lockdown

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 10:04am
As more states impose restrictions, President Trump and governors quarrel over test kits.

BBC Sport's five things to do today

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 9:19am
Our team give you something to read, watch, try, listen and take on - all in one place.

Coronavirus: Supermarket sales in March 'busier than Christmas'

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 8:38am
Grocery sales this month beat all previous records as shoppers stocked up, a survey says,

On this day: Peter Crouch scores Liverpool hat-trick against Arsenal in 2007

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 8:18am
Watch as Peter Crouch scores a "perfect" hat-trick - scoring with left and right foot, and head - for Liverpool against Arsenal in 2007.

Coronavirus: Home abortions approved during outbreak

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 7:53am
The government in England has changed its mind on home abortion several times.

Coronavirus: British Airways suspends all Gatwick flights

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 7:49am
The airline says it is facing a challenging environment in "unprecedented circumstances".

Houseparty offers $1m reward for proof of sabotage

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 7:17am
The company says claims it exposed users data were part of a commercial smear campaign.

Thomas Becket: Alpine ice sheds light on medieval murder

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 5:06am
Ancient air pollution, trapped in ice, reveals details about life and death in 12th Century Britain.

Coronavirus: American Airlines to seek $12bn in state aid

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 4:36am
The US carrier says it will ask for government help to survive during the coronavirus downturn.

Coronavirus: Police told to be 'consistent' with lockdown approach

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 3:50am
The guidance to officers comes amid criticism of how some forces have enforced social distancing measures.

Coronavirus: The grim crisis in Europe's care homes

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 3:17am
News is emerging of growing numbers of deaths from coronavirus in care homes across Europe.

Coronavirus: I'm in lockdown with my abuser

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 3:08am
The BBC has spoken to two women who are currently under lockdown with men who have abused them.

Coronavirus: US death rates v China, Italy and South Korea

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 2:12am
The US has seen its cases spike dramatically in recent days and these graphs show what could be in store.

Blood test 'can check for more than 50 types of cancer'

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 12:55am
The test could help diagnose tumours sooner, often before any symptoms, scientists hope.

Coronavirus: Free school meals children to get food vouchers

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 12:45am
Ministers say the vouchers could be available to families in England as early as Tuesday afternoon.

Coronavirus: Protecting yourself in a migrant camp

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 12:24am
The often unsanitary conditions in refugee and migrant camps, like this one on Lesbos, pose a challenge for residents trying to avoid coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Has the virus brought borders back to Europe?

Tue, 31/03/2020 - 12:13am
The BBC’s Gavin Lee took a road trip in Europe's Schengen area to see how free movement has changed.