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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".

ONA: Vegan restaurant becomes first in France to get Michelin star

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 11:04am
ONA in the south-west is the first eatery serving plant-based food to win a prestigious Michelin star.

Japan: One dead as snowstorm causes 130-car pile-up

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 11:02am
One person is killed and at least 10 are injured after cars collide on the Tohoku Expressway.

Covid: Cash refusal 'creeping into UK economy'

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 10:44am
A survey by consumer group Which? raises concerns over coronavirus leading to more cashless stores.

Covid: Health secretary Matt Hancock self-isolating after app alert

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 10:33am
Matt Hancock says he will stay home and urged others to do the same if "pinged" by the app.

Covid: Can my boss force me to go to work?

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 10:24am
As England and Scotland enter new coronavirus lockdowns, what are the rules about going to work?

Storm Christoph: Flood warnings in parts of England

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 9:59am
A 'major incident' is declared in South Yorkshire as rain is set to batter northern and central England.

Conservative rebel MPs pressure government over genocide clause

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 9:27am
Tory MPs want Parliament to debate ending trade deals with countries deemed responsible for genocide.

Manchester Arena attack: Man tried to comfort Saffie-Rose Roussos

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 8:51am
Paul Reid was the first person to reach Saffie-Rose Roussos, eight, after the bomb was detonated.

India stun Australia to clinch one of the greatest Test series victories

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 8:50am
India pull off an astonishing run-chase to inflict Australia's first defeat at the Gabba since 1988 and take one of the all-time great series.

Peaky Blinders to end after sixth series

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 7:58am
BBC crime drama "will continue in another form” beyond TV series, says creator.