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Abolish energy price cap, says Scottish Power boss

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 5:00am
The recent crisis exposed deep flaws in the way the market was structured, top executive says.

Covid: Doctors criticise ministers over new rules refusal

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 4:04am
A doctors' union accuses the government of taking its "foot off the brake" as cases rise.

Gene silencing medicine transforms crippling pain

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 2:44am
The NHS is set to fund innovative therapy that patients say has given them their lives back.

The day a Scottish shopping street exploded

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 2:25am
Fifty years ago, a row of shops exploded killing 22 people and injuring more than 100, mostly women.

COP26: Document leak reveals nations lobbying to change key climate report

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 2:00am
Countries are asking the UN to play down the need to move rapidly away from fossil fuels.

The Papers: Covid fight 'not over' as 'miracle pill' ordered

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 1:06am
Thursday's front pages focus on the health secretary urging people to get Covid jabs to avoid new restrictions.

Lorry driver shortages: 'Driving lorries is a bit like riding horses'

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:50am
What is it like to be a new lorry driver in an industry experiencing severe shortages?

'We didn't call ourselves mum and dad for 10 months'

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:49am
Nina and Steven fostered a baby hoping in vain to adopt her. With a second baby they finally became parents.

Unboxed: Oil rig in lido to form part of UK-wide arts event

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:42am
The decommissioned North Sea platform will relocate to Weston-super-Mare as part of 2022's Unboxed.

Eurovision: Dua Lipa's team will choose UK's entry for 2022

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:39am
The star's management company will select this year's song after the UK came bottom last year.

Solskjaer turns it around under pressure - but which Man Utd will face Liverpool?

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:23am
The reaction to Man Utd's 3-2 win over Atalanta was just about as confused as trying to sum up Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's status as manager, writes Simon Stone.

How green politics are changing Europe

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:19am
The Greens performed well in German elections but they are having to adapt their policies to succeed.

China: The patriotic 'ziganwu' bloggers who attack the West

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:14am
Their scathing posts have shot them to fame amid rising nationalist fervour - but they toe a fine line.

Cladding: 'We're paying to live in a dark, dull box'

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:13am
A Birmingham tower block resident, where combustible cladding is being removed, explains his plight.

The four-year-old footballer scouted by Arsenal while still at nursery

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:12am
Zayn Ali Salman is the youngest-ever recruit to Arsenal's pre-academy.

God and robots: Will AI transform religion?

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:12am
Robot "priests" can recite prayers, perform funerals, and even comfort those experiencing a spiritual crisis.

The remote British island hoping to see more visitors

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:07am
The territory of St Helena, which has remained coronavirus-free, wants a big rise in tourists.

Covid: WHO warns pandemic will drag on into 2022

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:03am
Slow vaccine supply to poorer nations means the crisis will last longer than it needs to, experts say.

Nearly 1,500 arrests in county lines drug dealing crackdown

Thu, 21/10/2021 - 12:00am
Police targeted county lines operations where gangs supply drugs via dedicated phone numbers.

UK agrees free trade deal with New Zealand

Wed, 20/10/2021 - 10:30pm
The government says consumers and businesses will benefit from deal, but it is unlikely to boost growth.