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Isle of Wight: Ongoing tanker incident 'not a hijacking'

1 hour 10 min ago
Lawyers for the owners of a tanker anchored off the Isle of Wight deny reports of a hijacking.

Giro d'Italia: Tao Geoghegan Hart wins first Grand Tour

1 hour 15 min ago
Tao Geoghegan Hart becomes only the second British man to win the Giro d'Italia as he takes the title in Milan.

Covid: Spain imposes national night-time curfew to curb infections

1 hour 44 min ago
As well as a night-time curfew, travel between regions can be banned under the emergency measures.

Lewis Hamilton breaks Michael Schumacher's win record at the Portuguese Grand Prix

2 hours 9 min ago
Lewis Hamilton passes Valtteri Bottas to take a commanding victory in the Portuguese Grand Prix and break Formula 1's all-time win record.

Celtic denied win at Aberdeen by late Ferguson penalty in six-goal thriller

3 hours 2 min ago
Second-placed Celtic go a third match without victory as Aberdeen score late on to draw with the reigning Scottish Premiership champions.

Covid-19: Lloyds staff to work from home until spring

3 hours 15 min ago
Staff currently working from home because of the pandemic will be asked to do so until spring 2021.

Doha airport in Qatar 'examined women internally' after newborn baby found

4 hours 2 min ago
Thirteen Australians were reportedly among those inspected after a newborn was found in Doha, Qatar.

School meals: Cabinet minister defends refusal to extend holiday scheme

4 hours 18 min ago
Giving money to councils is the "right way" to support families in need, a cabinet minister says.

Post-Brexit trade talks extended, says No 10

5 hours 42 sec ago
No 10 confirms the EU's Michel Barnier will stay in London, rather than returning to Brussels later.

Swimming with sharks at Bondi Beach

5 hours 8 min ago
Two Grey Nurse sharks were feeding on a large school of salmon while swimmers had a morning dip.

Wales national lockdown in new year 'likely', says minister

5 hours 15 min ago
The current 17-lockdown could be followed by another in January of February, minister Lee Waters says.

England women cancel Germany friendly after positive test

5 hours 21 min ago
England women's friendly with Germany on Tuesday is cancelled after a member of the team's backroom staff tests positive for coronavirus.

Covid: 'Staggered return' for students' Christmas break

5 hours 25 min ago
The use of testing, plus staggering departures and the return to campus will form a strategy to get students home for Christmas.

'Nurmagomedov has strong claim to be MMA's greatest of all time'

5 hours 39 min ago
Retiring UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is touted as one the greatest MMA fighters of all-time - BBC Sport looks at the evidence.

'Murder hornet': First nest found in US eradicated with vacuum hose

6 hours 26 min ago
The Asian giant hornets can wipe out a colony of honeybees in hours.

Nuclear weapons treaty: Campaigners hail new era for nuclear disarmament

6 hours 50 min ago
A 50th nation ratifies a key UN treaty and it will come into force - but five major powers are missing.

Joan Hocquard: Oldest person in Britain dies aged 112

7 hours 12 min ago
Joan Hocquard, who drove ambulances during World War Two, died at her home on Saturday.

Europe's streets empty... again

7 hours 45 min ago
With infections rising across Europe, tighter Covid restrictions are being enforced.

From civil rights to Smethwick: Why was Malcolm X in the West Midlands?

8 hours 45 min ago
Why was the civil rights activist in a small industrial town in the Midlands?

Covid-19: Possible changes to quarantine and a review of Wales' shopping rules

10 hours 6 min ago
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic today.


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