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Spanish region renews strict Covid controls on 210,000

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 12:59pm
The Spanish region re-imposes restrictions on an area west of Barcelona after a surge in infections.

Japan flooding: Fears for nursing home amid torrential rain

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 11:21am
Fourteen are believed dead at the home on Kyushu, as the PM deploys 10,000 troops to help rescuers.

England pick Bess ahead of Leach & Moeen for West Indies Test

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 11:00am
England name Dom Bess as their spinner in a 13-man squad for the first Test against West Indies.

Coronavirus Australia: Melbourne locks down tower blocks as cases rise

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 10:29am
Nine housing estate blocks in the Australian city are locked down amid a “new phase of the pandemic”.

Coronavirus: Widnes couple say 'I do' after clock strikes midnight

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 10:11am
Louise Arnold and Jennifer Wilson are believed to be the first couple to marry after measures eased.

Coronavirus: Haircuts in the dead of night

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 10:03am
Some salons opened their doors at midnight as lockdown restrictions in England were eased.

Baseball team Cleveland Indians to review name

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 9:46am
Baseball team the Cleveland Indians are to review their name in order to "embrace their responsibility to advance social justice and equality".

All Blacks legend Carter turns out for childhood club

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 9:23am
New Zealand great Dan Carter turns out for his childhood rugby club as he continues preparations for his return to Super Rugby.

Elijah McClain: Denver officers fired for pictures mocking man's death

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 7:57am
Three officers are sacked in Denver, Colorado after they shared photos re-enacting a chokehold.

Coronavirus: Morning update as England's hairdressers and pubs reopen

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 7:56am
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this morning.

Coronavirus: How rugby union may have to adapt after the pandemic

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 7:01am
Patrick Gearey looks at how rugby union may have to adapt the scrum as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain hasn't had time to reflect on Liverpool title win

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 6:55am
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain says he hasn't had time to fully reflect on Liverpool's Premier League title, but that he knows it feels "amazing".

How Jarvis Cocker made an isolation anthem by accident

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 5:52am
The former Pulp man on his "alive album", domestic discos, and embracing crowd surfing in his 50s.

Coronavirus: Pubs, restaurants and hairdressers reopen in England

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 5:20am
Some hair salons opened at midnight as pubs can see customers for the first time since March.

NHS anniversary: Landmarks to be lit up in weekend of celebration

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 3:45am
Landmarks will be lit up blue ahead of a nationwide clap to celebrate 72 years of the health service.

White City: Police officers hurt breaking up illegal music event

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 3:12am
Bricks and other missiles were thrown as officers tried to disperse the gathering in west London.

Nagaland dog meat: Animal rights groups hail ban as 'major turning point'

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 2:20am
Animal rights groups say a ban on the sale of dog meat in Nagaland is a milestone.

St Albans Cathedral's black Jesus is a 'bold statement'

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 2:18am
The artist said she wanted "to make people question the Western myth that Jesus had fair hair and blue eyes".

How to Build a Girl: Beanie Feldstein's Wolverhampton accent lessons

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 1:53am
Actress Beanie Feldstein came to Wolverhampton to prepare for a role in the film How To Build A Girl.

Coronavirus: UK government's quarantine-free list 'absurd'

Sat, 04/07/2020 - 1:31am
Portuguese leaders say the country's exclusion from a list drawn up by the UK government is "absurd".