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Twitter pilot to let users flag 'false' content

22 hours 6 min ago
The company acknowledges its "Birdwatch" idea could be "messy", but says it is worth trying.

Co-op and Morrisons see queues over payments issue

22 hours 11 min ago
The supermarket chains confirmed that an ongoing issue is affecting payments processing in some stores.

Randy Rainbow made his name satirising Trump - now what?

22 hours 34 min ago
Why the show's not over for Randy Rainbow who used Broadway tunes to make fun of Donald Trump.

Covid-19: Five days that shaped the outbreak

22 hours 35 min ago
Before Wuhan was locked down in January 2020 officials said the outbreak was under control - but the virus had spread inside and outside the city.

Poor whites in 'left behind' towns miss out on uni

22 hours 48 min ago
Watchdog warns of low university chances for white working youths in former industrial towns.

Shyamala Gopalan: The woman who inspired Kamala Harris

22 hours 50 min ago
The tale of her rise is rooted in an audacious journey Shyamala Gopalan made more than 60 years ago.

Covid: Dutch curfew riots rage for third night

22 hours 54 min ago
Police describe it as the worst unrest in the Netherlands for decades, with more than 150 arrests.

Coronavirus: EU to tighten vaccine exports amid row with AstraZeneca

23 hours 1 min ago
The EU says it is unacceptable that AstraZeneca is cutting the number of pledged vaccine doses.

Janet Yellen to be first female US treasury secretary

23 hours 17 min ago
The Senate has confirmed Janet Yellen as first female treasury secretary in US history.

Facebook News feature launches in UK

23 hours 21 min ago
The UK is the second market - after the US - to get Facebook's latest news feature.

Scientists address myths over large-scale tree planting

23 hours 22 min ago
Scientists propose 10 golden rules for restoring forests to maximise benefits for the planet.

Chris Grayling leads MPs' charge to save hedgehogs

23 hours 24 min ago
Ex-cabinet minister wants "Britain's favourite animal" to get same protections as bats and badgers.

Covid: The migrant helping Australia with modified masks

23 hours 29 min ago
When Manmeet Kaur began giving away masks, she realised many people would relish a different design.

Inside the hospital: ‘Among all the doom and gloom there’s positives’

23 hours 29 min ago
Despite the strains on the system, there is still kindness and new life in NHS hospitals.

Brexit parcel price shock: 'I had to pay £30 for a gift'

23 hours 29 min ago
It's not just shoppers facing surprise costs when EU parcels arrive, but what is behind the charges?

Hope and fear as Somalia’s civil war turns 30

23 hours 30 min ago
Thirty years since Somalia plunged into civil war, BBC Africa correspondent Andrew Harding has returned to Mogadishu to see what hopes people have for peace.

Covid vaccines: Why some countries will have to wait until 2022

23 hours 30 min ago
How are Covid-19 vaccines being distributed across the world? As some countries start vaccinating their populations, others are being left behind.

Like a good deal? Maybe a hagglebot can help

23 hours 42 min ago
Artificial intelligence is getting better at negotiating and research promises systems that could help you.

Pandemic set to cost top European clubs more than £1.7bn

23 hours 50 min ago
The coronavirus pandemic will cost Europe's 20 richest football clubs over £1.7bn by the end of this season.

The Papers: Quarantine hotels plan and holidays 'under threat'

Mon, 25/01/2021 - 11:41pm
The front pages focus on proposals to force some arrivals to the UK to self-isolate in hotels.

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