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Covid: When will schools reopen?

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 4:21pm
Schools are currently closed across the UK to most pupils.

Covid: Marylebone rail workers 'held lockdown baby shower' at closed station patisserie

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 4:03pm
Staff say there was a Covid outbreak after the "party" in a shut patisserie at Marylebone station.

Tokyo Olympics will go ahead this summer, say organisers

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 4:00pm
Tokyo Olympics organisers tell BBC Scotland they are not willing to see the event held behind closed doors - and that the Games "will take place this summer".

Meghan 'would have known letter could become public', argues Mail on Sunday in court case

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 3:58pm
Lawyers for the Mail on Sunday claim in court she knew a letter to her father could be made public.

Covid in Scotland: Schools to stay closed as lockdown extended

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 3:34pm
Mainland Scotland and some islands to remain under toughest coronavirus rules until at least mid-February.

'Nice to see opposition under pressure' - England coach Silverwood on humbled Australia

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 3:24pm
England coach Chris Silverwood says it is "always nice to see the opposition under pressure" following Australia's stunning defeat by India.

US historians on what Donald Trump's legacy will be

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 2:33pm
The last four years have been a whirlwind - we asked the experts to break down Trump's key moments.

'Egg on face' for Vaughan and Sehwag takes aim at 'Australian arrogance' - social media reaction

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 2:10pm
The cricket world, including former stars Michael Vaughan and Virender Sehwag, react to India's outstanding win over Australia.

Stolen 500-year-old painting found in Naples cupboard

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 1:50pm
The artwork has been returned to an Italian museum - whose staff were unaware it was missing.

Coal mine go-ahead 'undermines climate summit'

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 1:48pm
The UK's push to secure a deal over fossil fuels is being undercut by a decision to allow a new coal mine, MPs warn.

Schools may re-open region by region, says medical adviser

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 1:33pm
Top medical adviser suggests schools in England may re-open region by region after lockdown.

Covid: Positive antibody tests doubled since autumn

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 12:54pm
Some 10% of the UK population is showing signs of recent infection, a doubling since October, says ONS.

HSBC to close 82 branches this year

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 12:46pm
The bank has named the branches that will close between April and September, but aims to avoid redundancies.

Americans in the UK: 'It was a four-year soap opera'

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 12:45pm
With Joe Biden set to be inaugurated, what have Americans in the UK made of the past four years?

Covid: Who has to self-isolate and for how long?

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 12:22pm
The length of quarantine has changed for contacts and people arriving from abroad.

Verbier: British skier killed in avalanche in Swiss Alps

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 12:21pm
The unnamed 38-year-old lived in Verbier - where the incident happened, police said.

Motor neurone disease: Edinburgh scientists reveal breakthrough

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 12:16pm
University of Edinburgh scientists are a step closer to being able to reverse the damage caused by MND.

'Too many heroes to name' - India savour famous victory over Australia

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 12:06pm
India's series-clinching victory over Australia at the Gabba is one of their "greatest wins ever" according to former batsman Mohammad Kaif.

Norway great Riise to take England interim role after Neville exit

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 12:06pm
Norway great Hege Riise is set to lead England on a temporary basis after Phil Neville's departure as Lionesses manager.

Ulrika Jonsson defends Stacey Solomon: 'What matters is we’re good mothers’

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 11:37am
Ulrika Jonsson defends Stacey Solomon against critics and recalls her hurt at being nicknamed "4x4".