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PC Andrew Harper's widow wins bid to change law
November 24, 2021, 1:37 AM
Ministers back Lissie Harper's campaign to jail those who kill on-duty police and 999 workers for life.

Windrush scheme failures compound previous injustice, say MPs
November 24, 2021, 2:16 AM
Most of those who applied for compensation have yet to receive a penny, a report by MPs has found.

Jennifer and Stephen Chapple: Mum stabbed to death as children slept upstairs
November 23, 2021, 10:31 PM
Jennifer Chapple was stabbed to death in the attack, which also left her husband Stephen dead.

Bobbi-Anne McLeod: Body found in search for missing 18-year-old
November 23, 2021, 10:11 PM
Bobbi-Anne McLeod was reported missing on Saturday after she failed to meet friends in Plymouth.

Wisconsin: Child becomes sixth fatality in car-ramming
November 24, 2021, 1:39 AM
An eight-year-old boy is the latest person to die after a car ploughed into a crowd in Wisconsin.

No babies allowed in Commons, MP Stella Creasy told
November 24, 2021, 1:51 AM
Stella Creasy learns of the new rule after appearing with her three-month-old at Westminster Hall.

US jury awards $25m in damages over Unite the Right rally
November 23, 2021, 9:57 PM
Those injured in Charlottesville accused organisers of conspiring to commit racially motivated violence.

Covid: Europe region faces 700,000 more deaths by March - WHO
November 24, 2021, 12:32 AM
The World Health Organization says the regional death toll could exceed 2.2 million by 1 March.

Progesterone recommended to prevent early miscarriage
November 24, 2021, 1:57 AM
The hormonal treatment could lead to 8,450 more babies being born each year in the UK, experts say.

Cyber-flashing likely to become a criminal offence - Dorries
November 23, 2021, 8:04 PM
The culture secretary says the change is likely to be included in a bill aimed at improving online safety.

Universities to get good job targets for poor students
November 24, 2021, 2:51 AM
A new drive to get universities to help disadvantaged students via tough targets is announced.

Universal credit boost for workers takes effect
November 24, 2021, 12:02 AM
Workers will get 8p more of any extra £1 earned but some say claimants will be no better off.

The Great British Bake Off crowns its 2021 winner
November 23, 2021, 9:25 PM
Chigs, Crystelle and Giuseppe contested the Channel 4 show's closest finale yet, the judges said.

Newspaper headlines: Life for killing police and AZ jab 'more durable'
November 24, 2021, 12:10 AM
Wednesday's papers report plans to introduce mandatory life sentences for the killers of 999 workers.

Grammy Awards: Olivia Rodrigo dominates nominations for 2022
November 23, 2021, 7:36 PM
The freshly-minted pop star is up for the night's four biggest awards, including album of the year.

Afghanistan: 100 days of Taliban rule
November 23, 2021, 9:08 AM
BBC reporter Yalda Hakim visits Kabul to look at four key areas of concern in Afghanistan.

Kevin Sinfield completes 24-hour 101-mile MND run
November 23, 2021, 5:46 PM
The Leeds Rhinos legend ran his ultramarathon to raise money for motor neurone disease research.

Ex-footballer Cliff Jones finds wedding ring in his Welsh cake
November 23, 2021, 7:16 PM
The ring belonged to the wife of Cliff Jones' former teammate who lost it making the batch of cakes.

Labrador Bailey becomes Essex Fire and Rescue Service search dog
November 23, 2021, 5:00 PM
Bailey did not come with the best references, but is taking to his new vocation, his handler says.

'Wait a second, am I in a cult?'
November 23, 2021, 12:06 AM
Jess, a former physiotherapy student, was recruited into the Shincheonji Church of Jesus on the campus of the University of Salford.

KSI and Declan Rice among stars joining viral karaoke party
November 23, 2021, 12:30 PM
An 18-year-old from Manchester tells Newsbeat about the "crazy" popularity of his impromptu event.

HIV diagnosis: Marlon Van Der Mark tackles stigma
November 23, 2021, 6:04 AM
Marlon Van Der Mark says it is "heart-breaking" to see the stigma around HIV "so alive".

Peppa Pig World: PM asked if OK after bizarre speech quoting character
November 22, 2021, 7:23 PM
Boris Johnson is questioned by a reporter after talking about Peppa Pig World at a business conference.

Mystery as Santa hats appear on college chapel statues
November 23, 2021, 12:21 PM
Hats on St John's College chapel figures are the work of a "rascal student", photographer believes.

China bans Namewee's viral pop song Fragile
November 23, 2021, 12:11 AM
Fragile mocks Beijing and “little pinks”, a term referring to young nationalists who rush to the defence of the Chinese government.

Newburgh's 'wonky' Christmas lights return with a Covid twist
November 23, 2021, 6:05 AM
The town that gets children to design its Christmas lights has let them mark the pandemic in their special way.

Stand by her: Teaching men how to be allies for women
November 22, 2021, 12:01 AM
Workshops to help men understand sexual harassment and abuse against women have started in Nottingham.

Covid: Water cannons and tear gas fired at protesters in Belgium
November 21, 2021, 6:11 PM
Belgium is the latest country to face unrest over new Covid-19 measures, with anger spreading across Europe.

Newspaper headlines: PM's Peppa Pig speech 'stokes Tory anger'
November 23, 2021, 5:24 AM
Tuesday's papers report reaction to Boris Johnson's address to business groups at the Port of Tyne.

Sir David Amess death: Crowds line streets in tribute
November 22, 2021, 5:30 PM
A funeral service is held for the Southend West MP, who was stabbed to death in October.

War photographer: 'Telling people's stories gives me hope'
November 22, 2021, 10:43 AM
Claire Thomas says she couldn't help people in Iraq and Afghanistan, but she could tell their stories.

Bulgarian holiday bus tragedy hits young nation
November 23, 2021, 8:48 PM
There is little since North Macedonia's 1991 declaration of independence to compare to this.

40-year mortgage deals pose questions for homeowners
November 23, 2021, 11:33 AM
The launch of long-term fixed-rate deals may test borrowers' appetite for certainty over cost.

Nurses' mental health: 'Most people in the NHS, they are sad'
November 23, 2021, 5:51 AM
An A&E nurse describes the anguish she's faced - and how a helpline inspired by Clap for Carers gave her hope.

Claims about social care reform fact-checked
November 23, 2021, 8:54 AM
Reality Check looks at claims made about the proposed new social care system.

Iran nuclear programme: Threat of Israeli strike grows
November 23, 2021, 12:03 AM
As Iran's nuclear programme forges ahead, some see Israel running out of options to thwart it.

Ethiopia's Tigray conflict: What are Facebook and Twitter doing about hate speech?
November 23, 2021, 12:05 AM
Critics say social media firms are not doing enough to curb online hate speech around Ethiopia's war.

Can South Africa embrace renewable energy from the sun?
November 23, 2021, 12:06 AM
South Africa's main electricity company Eskom plans to switch from using coal to renewable energy.

Six ways shoebox-sized satellites are trying to change the world
November 23, 2021, 12:10 AM
The CubeSat began as an educational tool but is now helping out humanity

Kunsthaus Zurich: Looted art claims pose questions for Swiss museum
November 22, 2021, 12:04 AM
Emil Bührle's impressionist art collection raises problems for Zurich's big, extended Kunsthaus.

Social care: What could changes cost you and your family?
November 23, 2021, 9:09 AM
MPs have backed government plans to reform social care in England, but some say they don't go far enough.

Manchester United: Ole sacking 'like a break-up' for fans
November 22, 2021, 12:46 PM
From historic last-minute goals to how nice he is to fans, Newsbeat hears about Ole's legacy.

'A win for Ole' - Carrick's Man Utd beat Villarreal to reach last 16
November 23, 2021, 9:10 PM
Manchester United interim boss Michael Carrick dedicates victory over Villarreal to former manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as his side book their place in the Champions League last 16.

'An amazing performance' - Tuchel praises 'sharp' Chelsea after thrashing Juventus
November 23, 2021, 11:56 PM
Defending champions Chelsea progress to the last 16 of the Champions League with an impressive win against Juventus.

Man Utd contact former Barcelona boss Valverde about interim post
November 23, 2021, 7:54 PM
Manchester United contact former Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde about the role of interim manager.

'Amateurs should not be allowed in pro tournaments' - angry Murphy knocked out by Si
November 24, 2021, 12:58 AM
Former winner Shaun Murphy suffers a monumental shock in the first round of the UK Championship, losing 6-5 to Chinese amateur Si Jiahui.

Criticism of IOC over its Peng response 'complete rubbish', says Pound
November 23, 2021, 5:49 PM
Criticism of the International Olympic Committee's handling of the Peng Shuai situation is "complete nonsense", says senior IOC official Dick Pound.

'He has all the talent in the world' - how Man Utd's Sancho made most of his 'big night'
November 23, 2021, 11:12 PM
After a tough start to life at Manchester United, Jadon Sancho has his first goal and is tipped to become a vital part of the side.

Fleck 'conscious in hospital' after collapsing during Sheff Utd win
November 23, 2021, 11:15 PM
Sheffield United boss Slavisa Jokanovic confirms midfielder John Fleck is "conscious in hospital" after collapsing during their win at Reading.

Covid: Who can have a booster jab and how can you get one?
November 22, 2021, 10:29 AM
All over-40s will be offered a booster vaccination, and pregnant women are urged to get jabbed.

How many cases are there in my area?
November 23, 2021, 5:23 PM
Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.

Covid: Will there be another lockdown in the UK?
November 23, 2021, 1:47 PM
As soaring cases lead European countries to reintroduce Covid restrictions, what does it mean for the UK?

Covid: When can teenagers get a second dose?
November 17, 2021, 4:45 PM
All 16 and 17 year-olds in the UK can now have a second dose 12 weeks after the first.

Can I get a free flu jab?
October 8, 2021, 11:42 AM
Health officials are urging millions of people to get a free flu vaccination this winter.

Covid map: Coronavirus cases, deaths, vaccinations by country
November 22, 2021, 10:10 AM
Key maps and charts explaining how the virus has spread around the world.

How many people are vaccinated so far?
November 22, 2021, 4:52 PM
A look at the progress made in vaccinating the country's population, as more than 50 million people have received at least one dose.

What are the UK travel rules and what tests and jabs do I need?
November 19, 2021, 10:11 AM
Restrictions on travelling to the US have eased, but some European countries are tightening rules.

Covid: How do I get a lateral flow or PCR test?
November 23, 2021, 3:44 PM
People in England are being advised to test for Covid before going to crowded places this winter.

Covid passports: How do I get one and when will I need it?
November 23, 2021, 3:44 PM
Like Scotland and Wales, Northern Ireland will introduce a vaccine passport for entry to large events.

What are the rules and guidance for face masks and coverings?
November 2, 2021, 4:25 PM
Face coverings could become a legal requirement in England again if the NHS struggles this winter.

New mothers who died of herpes could have been infected by one surgeon
November 22, 2021, 9:59 AM
Two mothers who died of herpes after ​having Caesareans could have been infected by a single surgeon, the BBC has found. 

The students losing thousands in an Edinburgh rental scam
November 17, 2021, 6:40 AM
A BBC investigation uncovers a con that preys on the huge demand for rented accommodation in Edinburgh.

Evil Corp: 'My hunt for the world's most wanted hackers'
November 17, 2021, 12:02 AM
The BBC’s Joe Tidy goes to Russia in search of men on the FBI’s cyber most wanted list.

China's ultramarathon tragedy and the survivors threatened for speaking out
November 16, 2021, 12:01 AM
In May this year, 21 athletes died at an ultra-running event in northern China. Some survivors have been threatened for telling their story.

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