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Millions at security risk from old routers, Which? warns

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 2:10am
Research by Which? looked at a selection of older routers still being used by customers.

Lelush: How a sulky Russian model became China's slacker icon

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 1:06am
Getting trapped in a boy band reality TV contest was just the start of Lelush's unlikely journey.

Safe Sweden faces up to wave of women's killings

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 1:02am
A spate of deaths reignites a debate about domestic violence in a country praised for gender equality.

Coronavirus doctor's diary: Families stranded in Pakistan, India and Bangladesh

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:55am
The cost of hotel quarantine in the UK is too high for some families, who have had to delay their return instead.

Night Fever: How club culture has moved with the times

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:46am
A new show looks at the origins of disco culture in the 1960s and how it's developed since.

Covid: US backs waiver on vaccine intellectual property

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:34am
Supporters say the move would boost vaccine production but the pharmaceutical industry disagrees.

While She Sleeps: Why I spend big subscribing to my favourite band

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:33am
Sheffield band While She Sleeps say they've created 'a sustainable model' for the music industry.

Covid: Black leaders blame lower vaccine take-up on racism

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:32am
Mistrust and inequality may explain why vaccine take-up is lower in the black community, say campaigners.

Tuchel joy as Chelsea reach final against 'benchmark' Man City

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:27am
Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel says Manchester City are the "benchmark" as his side secure a famous win over Real Madrid to set up an all-English Champions League final.

'We are desperate to go travelling again'

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:17am
"Digital nomads" aim to get back to mobile working after Covid, with many countries wooing them.

US birth rate falls 4% to its lowest point ever

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:07am
The rate drops for mothers of every measured race and ethnicity, and in nearly every age group.

No full-time return to the office for over a million

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:04am
The vast majority of 50 big UK firms say staff will divide their time between home and office, BBC research finds.

Back to work: 'We're not going back to the office'

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:04am
Tara Tomes of East Village PR firm in Birmingham explains why she's ditching the office.

Tokyo 2020: The mental strain of the delayed Olympics

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:03am
Two Olympic hopefuls tell the BBC about the mental health impact of the delay to the Tokyo games.

Mental health: 'We need to care for patients, but also ourselves'

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:03am
Following the death of his cousin, Dr Dan Gearon created the charity, You Okay, Doc?

Drone trucker: Sharing wild Australian landscapes for a cause

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:02am
Truck driver Ben Stamatovich uses a drone to capture rugged landscapes on his journeys across Australia.

Millions to vote in bumper set of elections

Thu, 06/05/2021 - 12:00am
Local and national contests - many delayed by Covid - are taking place in England, Scotland and Wales.

The Papers: PM 'sends gunboats to Jersey' and 'Navy to face the French'

Wed, 05/05/2021 - 11:45pm
The UK sending Royal Navy vessels to Jersey amid a row over fishing rights with France features on the front pages.

KPMG's 16,000 UK staff to get more time off work

Wed, 05/05/2021 - 11:41pm
The accountancy giant is the latest firm to introduce hybrid working after lockdown.

Zulu Queen: Hundreds of mourners hold parade ahead of funeral

Wed, 05/05/2021 - 11:33pm
South Africa's Zulu nation awaits a decision on who will succeed the queen, who died last month.

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