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Magawa the mine-detecting rat wins PDSA Gold Medal

25 September 2020 - 12:40am
Magawa the African giant pouched rat has won a PDSA Gold Medal for his work detecting landmines.

California wildfire trend 'driven by climate'

25 September 2020 - 12:36am
Global warming is behind the scale and impact of recent wildfires in the western US, scientists say.

How worried should we be about deadly cyber-attacks?

25 September 2020 - 12:21am
Experts have been warning for years that it's not a matter of if, but when, hackers will kill somebody.

'One day everyone will use China's digital currency'

25 September 2020 - 12:16am
China plans a digital version of its currency, which some say could become a big global payment system.

Covid-19 restrictions: 'Asian weddings have 400 guests - not 15'

25 September 2020 - 12:14am
British Asian weddings are traditionally lavish affairs that tend to have hundreds of guests.

Britpop: Photographer Kevin Cummins revisits the 90s

25 September 2020 - 12:11am
The music scene's heady days are chronicled in a new book by former NME photographer Kevin Cummins.

Coronavirus: 'We're Australian but we're trapped in the UK'

25 September 2020 - 12:11am
Thousands of Australians are stuck in the UK after struggling to return due to strict travel rules.

County lines raids: 1,000 arrests and £1.2m drugs seized

25 September 2020 - 12:10am
Class A drugs, £526,000 in cash and 200 weapons are seized in raids across England and Wales.

Breonna Taylor: Why it's hard to charge US police over shootings

25 September 2020 - 12:08am
There are reasons why it's rare that excessive use of police force leads to a trial. Here they are.

The German medical students who want to learn about abortion

25 September 2020 - 12:07am
Lack of training is restricting access to abortion in Germany, but students are trying to change that.

Quiz of the week: Who made history at the 'pand-Emmys'?

25 September 2020 - 12:04am
How closely have you been paying attention to what's been going on during the past seven days?

Coronavirus: Are the lockdown restrictions too strict?

25 September 2020 - 12:03am
Some people, including scientists, believe the hard lockdown measures can be confusing.

Michael Kiwanuka accepts Mercury Prize in TV studio

24 September 2020 - 11:56pm
Instead of a ballroom full of excitable musicians, the Mercury Prize 2020 was handed out in the socially distanced One Show studio.

The Papers: 'Job fears' despite chancellor's 'rescue plan'

24 September 2020 - 11:51pm
Friday's papers focus on Rishi Sunak's new wage subsidy scheme, and concerns over redundancies.

Martinez scores extra-time winner as Bayern beat Sevilla to win Super Cup

24 September 2020 - 11:42pm
Javi Martinez scores the winner in extra time as Bayern Munich come from behind to beat Sevilla in the Uefa Super Cup.

World champion O'Sullivan knocked out by 18-year-old rookie Hill

24 September 2020 - 11:26pm
World champion Ronnie O'Sullivan is knocked out of the European Masters by Irish teenager Aaron Hill.

Cardinal Becciu: Vatican official resigns unexpectedly

24 September 2020 - 11:19pm
Cardinal Becciu has left his post and given up his rights as cardinal, the Holy See has confirmed.

Man Utd to make final £90m bid for Sancho - Friday's gossip

24 September 2020 - 11:03pm
Man Utd to make final £90m bid for Sancho, Arsenal interested in Chelsea midfielder, Dele Alli gets more interest from Ligue 1, plus more.

Liverpool hit seven in Lincoln win to set up Arsenal tie

24 September 2020 - 9:38pm
Liverpool thrash League One Lincoln to set up a Carabao Cup fourth-round tie with Arsenal next week.

Covid: Cardiff 'could go into local lockdown'

24 September 2020 - 9:05pm
City council leader Huw Thomas warns of restrictions on travel and households mixing.


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