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Covid: Balearics and Malta added to UK's green travel list

Ministers are intending to drop quarantine for fully-jabbed arrivals from amber list countries this summer.

Miami building collapse leaves 99 people unaccounted for

The 12-storey residential complex in Florida came down overnight, with one person confirmed dead.

UK deaths outnumber births for first time in 40 years

Coronavirus led to a sharp rise in deaths last year in the UK, but birth rates have been falling for the last decade.

Sarah Buick: Body found in search for missing Ben Nevis walker

A search has been taking place for Sarah Buick, who was last seen in a selfie she took at the summit of the mountain.

Woman dies after Scottish cancer screening error

About 430 women have been incorrectly excluded from Scotland's cervical screening programme.

Covid-19: Islands added to green list and Europe on thin ice

Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Thursday evening.

Canada: 751 unmarked graves found at residential school

It is the most significant such discovery to date, a First Nation group in Saskatchewan says.

Capitol riot: Democrats set up committee to probe 6 January attack

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the body will aim to "establish the truth" of what happened.

Doncaster delivery driver dragged along road after van theft

Costel Tablan suffered three broken ribs after hanging on to his van for four streets.

BBC receives 6,417 complaints for broadcasting Christian Eriksen collapse

The corporation apologises after the Denmark player was seen falling to the ground.

Microsoft unveils Windows 11 operating system

The updated operating system has a new look and will let Android apps run on the Windows desktop.

Canada Goose to end the use of all fur on coats

The Humane Society calls the decision a "momentous step in the demise of cruel fur fashion".

Astronomers work out when the first stars shone

Called the "cosmic dawn", this period happened between 250 and 350 million years after the Big Bang.

Tree cut in half in neighbour row over driveway pigeon poo

A dispute over nesting pigeon's poo escalates into drastic arboreal surgery in a Sheffield suburb.

Covid: The man who tested positive for Covid 43 times

Dave Smith, 72, from Bristol, was sent to hospital seven times over the last 10 months.

Sea lion opens gate to crash fisherman's interview about a 'plague of sea lions'

A sea lion was caught on camera crashing an interview with a fisherman about a "plague of sea lions".

U-turn over Premium Bond prizes paid by cheque

NS&I scraps plans that would have seen an end to prizes being posted to winners.

Nigeria child abduction: Kidnappers demand millions for a child's life

Kidnappers have seized more than 1,000 students and staff in raids on schools in northern Nigeria since December.

Forced adoption: 'This is where my baby was taken from me'

Elspeth Ross is among thousands of Scottish women who were forced to give up their babies.

Euro 2020: Last-16 tie against Germany 'very tough test' for England, says Jordan Henderson

England midfielder Jordan Henderson says facing Germany in the European Championship last 16 will be a "special game" and is an "exciting" prospect.

Illegal gold miners stalk Amazon as authorities look away

Indigenous villages say they are under attack, as illegal mining and armed violence in the jungle rise.

Mobile roaming charges in Europe: What you need to know

Will Britons have to pay more to use their mobiles in Europe, now the UK has left the EU?

Prince Harry and Meghan: Where do they get their money?

The couple say they struck commercial deals to fund security after being financially cut off.

Covid-19: School proms hit by continuing lockdown restrictions

Pupils' plans to celebrate with their friends have been hit by continuing lockdown restrictions.

The final years of John McAfee's controversial life

Anti-virus entrepreneur John McAfee has been found dead in Spain.

Fast & Furious 9: 'We're not just doing the same thing'

The film franchise is a huge Hollywood success story, but some critics say it's running out of ideas.

Delta plus variant: Can India prevent third Covid wave?

Experts say a third wave is inevitable but its impact can be limited with timely decisions.

HMS Defender: What will be the fallout from Black Sea incident?

BBC's Frank Gardner looks at what impact the Russia-UK confrontation off Crimea might have for global security.

What is the Great Reset - and how did it get hijacked by conspiracy theories?

A global Covid recovery plan by the World Economic Forum has inspired false rumours about the creation of a tyrannical world government.

James Bond's French haunts give licence to thrill

Agent 007's famous hangouts in France still exist - so what are they like now?

PMQs: Fact-checking the debate over low rape prosecution levels

The level of rape prosecutions dominated early exchanges at Prime Minister's Questions.

How fashion designers flipped to athleisure during Covid

Couture fashion houses had to rethink their clothes to survive the pandemic but the switch may last.

Britney Spears: Singer's conservatorship case explained

The ongoing arrangement has sparked a public backlash from fans who support the #FreeBritney movement.

Uefa scraps away goals rule in European club ties

The away goals rule in European club football is to be abolished from the start of next season, Uefa has confirmed.

Nuno leading contender for Tottenham manager's job

Former Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo is the leading contender to become the new Spurs manager.

Hamilton in talks with Mercedes over new contract

Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton says he has started negotiations with Mercedes over a new contract to stay beyond this season.

'Federer v Sampras was a change of era, a lift-off moment'

At Wimbledon in 2001, a teenage hopeful took on the serial champion. It was a match for the ages - the only time two greats met.

Paralympic champion Tai to miss Tokyo Games

Paralympic champion Alice Tai will not compete at the Tokyo Games because of an elbow injury.

'I think 99% of world is supporting Denmark against us' - Wales defender Roberts

Wales defender Connor Roberts says "99% of the world" will be supporting Denmark for their Euro 2020 last-16 tie on Saturday.

England v Sri Lanka: Sam Curran kicks ball on to stumps to run out Danushka Gunathilaka

England's Sam Curran kicks the ball on to the stumps to run out Danushka Gunathilaka to reduce Sri Lanka to 6-1 in Cardiff in the second T20 international of the three-match series.

What are the rules for travelling to green, amber and red list countries?

The government is considering allowing double vaccinated adults to avoid quarantine after travel.

Covid: When will I get the vaccine?

Over-18s can get a first jab in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and second jabs are being brought forward.

Covid: How is furlough changing and when will it end?

Furlough has been extended until the end of September

Covid in Scotland: Can we stop worrying about high case numbers?

As vaccination reduces serious illness from Covid-19, the Scottish government is changing its strategy.

Lockdown rules: What are the restrictions in your area?

Use our search tool to find out about coronavirus rules and restrictions where you live.

Coronavirus cure: What progress are we making on treatments?

Medical teams around the world are learning which medicines work best against Covid.

Covid: How is Europe lifting lockdown restrictions?

Europe is gradually easing lockdown measures ahead of the tourist season.

Euro 2020: Why are England players self-isolating?

Two England players are self-isolating after a Scotland player tested positive for Covid.

Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in my area?

Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.

Covid: Ivermectin to be studied as possible treatment in UK

Scientists begin to give the drug to people at home with symptoms to see if it can keep them out of hospital.

Covid: What's the roadmap for lifting lockdown?

Coronavirus restrictions are staying in place because of concerns about the Delta variant.

How much is Covid costing the UK and how will we pay?

The pandemic is costing the government hundreds of billions of pounds but where will it all come from?

Euro 2020 and Covid: How can I watch with my friends?

Covid rules are making things a bit different for Euro 2020 spectators.

Coronavirus: Where does the government borrow billions from?

How does it work when a government wants to borrow money, and when does it have to pay it back?

Covid map: Coronavirus cases, deaths, vaccinations by country

Key maps and charts explaining how the virus has spread around the world.

Covid: What are the care home visiting rules?

New guidance gives hope to people who want to go to see their loved ones.

Covid: Should I be working from home or going back to the office?

As lockdown restrictions ease gradually across the UK, what are the rules about returning to work?

What are the social distancing rules and when could they end?

Will we still need to be socially distanced through the summer? A social distancing review is advising the government.

Covid vaccines: How fast is progress around the world?

Charts and maps tracking the progress of Covid vaccination programmes.

Can we dance outside at our wedding? And other questions

We answer some of your questions about England's roadmap out of lockdown, and other Covid-related issues.

Ros Atkins On… How the Delta variant took hold in the UK

Ros Atkins traces back the story of the Delta variant and how it delayed the UK’s reopening plans.

What are the rules for pubs, restaurants, festivals and gigs?

The lifting of restrictions is being delayed, which could affect planned events

What are the rules for weddings and receptions?

Restrictions on weddings have been eased across the UK - so how can you now celebrate?

Covid vaccine: How many people in the UK have been vaccinated so far?

The logistics of vaccinating millions of people across the country, as more than 43 million people receive at least one dose.

Covid: What do over-18s need to know about the vaccine?

The vaccine rollout is now available for younger adults. What do they need to know about getting jabbed?

Tokyo Olympic Games: When are they and will they go ahead despite Covid?

The Tokyo Summer Olympics are due to start in July, despite a surge in Covid cases in Japan.

Covid symptoms: What are they and how do I protect myself?

A new cough, fever and change in smell or taste are the key symptoms that mean you may have coronavirus.

Covid: Which areas are being surge tested for variants?

People who live, work or travel in various parts of the UK are being urged to get a Covid test.

UK holidays: When and where can I go... and who with?

Going abroad is not straightforward, so many people are opting to stay in the UK for their holidays.

Coronavirus: When can we stop wearing face masks or face coverings?

Wearing a face covering is currently a legal requirement in many places, but could the rules change as lockdown eases further?

A fake wedding, and a $250,000 scam

How a British man's dreams of a future with his Ukrainian fiancee ended in financial disaster.

Gary Allen: The killer who nearly got away with murder

Gary Allen's conviction for the murders of two women brings a 20-year quest for justice to an end.

The Lazarus heist: How North Korea almost pulled off a billion-dollar hack

In 2016 North Korean hackers planned a $1bn raid on Bangladesh's national bank and came within an inch of success. But how did they do it?

Daniel Morgan: Last chance for family in Britain's most-investigated, unsolved murder

The death of Daniel Morgan is Britain's most investigated unsolved murder. His family believe police corruption, and reluctance to confront it, could explain the murder and the failed investigations

Troubled US teens left traumatised by tough love camps

Paris Hilton is among thousands who allege abuse at programmes aimed at reforming US teenagers.