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Covid: Wales could recruit non-jabbed NHS England staff

3 hours 46 min ago
Covid vaccines are not compulsory for NHS staff in Wales but are being mandated in England.

Covid in Scotland: Restrictions impact 'worth it', says Sturgeon

3 hours 52 min ago
The First Minister says Covid rules made enough of a difference to justify the financial impact on business and hospitality.

Welsh ports had 30% less traffic due to Brexit - shipping chief

4 hours 28 min ago
Stena's UK's boss says Brexit not Covid caused the losses, but his company remains committed.

Wolves fire: Blaze causes 'significant damage' to Molineux

4 hours 46 min ago
The blaze broke out in the early hours in a bar area and spread to parts of a stand.

Royal Family photos found in 'emotional' collection

4 hours 59 min ago
Relatives of an amateur photographer stumble on his "stunning" archive of images of the royals.

Mystery book sculptures to be auctioned in Edinburgh

6 hours 49 min ago
Five paper creations by an anonymous artist are to be sold to raise funds for the Scottish Book Trust.

Stretford boy, 16, fatally stabbed prompting murder probe

7 hours 52 min ago
The teenager was found with stab injuries and died shortly after being taken to hospital, police say.

The controversial Irish force sent to police Palestine

8 hours 59 min ago
The disbandment of the Royal Irish Constabulary in 1922 led hundreds of ex-members to go overseas.

Nadal to face Shapovalov in Australian Open quarters

9 hours 57 sec ago
Rafael Nadal continues his quest for a record-breaking 21st major title at the Australian Open as Denis Shapovalov beats third seed Alexander Zverev.

Covid: Call to delay mandatory jabs for NHS staff and Scotland to lift rules

10 hours 27 min ago
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Sunday.

England-Australia third Women's Ashes T20 washed out

10 hours 33 min ago
England's third and final Twenty20 against Australia in the Women's Ashes is abandoned without a ball being bowled because of rain in Adelaide.

Covid: New Zealand PM Ardern cancels wedding amid Omicron wave

10 hours 43 min ago
New restrictions are set to be introduced after nine Omicron cases were confirmed in the country.

Azarenka & Sakkari fall in Australian Open fourth round

11 hours 33 min ago
Victoria Azarenka is ousted by Barbora Krejcikova while fifth seed Maria Sakkari falls to Jessica Pegula in the Australian Open fourth round.

Nusrat Ghani: Ex-minister told she was fired for her 'Muslimness'

12 hours 54 min ago
Nusrat Ghani says she was told her faith made colleagues uncomfortable - but the chief whip denies her claim.

IS prison break in Syria sparks days of clashes

13 hours 26 min ago
More than 70 people have been killed in the fighting between militants and Kurdish-led forces.

NFL play-offs: Cincinnati Bengals stun Tennessee Titans in divisional round

14 hours 44 min ago
Evan McPherson's last-gasp field goal sees the Cincinnati Bengals stun the Tennessee Titans, winning 19-16 in the divisional round of the NFL play-offs.

Sudan protesters: Ready to die for freedom

14 hours 56 min ago
Those opposed to the coup say they will stay on the streets until the generals leave power.

Inflation: Four things rising in price and why

14 hours 56 min ago
From skincare products to used cars - the items that tell the story of the cost of living crisis.

More and more musicians are releasing their own music: Here's why

15 hours 25 sec ago
Musicians retaining ownership of their master recordings can get 100% of streaming royalties.

Why are old post boxes suddenly going missing?

15 hours 46 sec ago
It is thought stolen letterboxes are being sold to unscrupulous collectors, possibly around the world.