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Sir Harold Evans death: Thalidomide campaigners pay tribute to journalist

24 September 2020 - 7:55pm
The renowned journalist, who has died aged 92, was best-known for his campaigns against injustice.

Mercury Prize-winner Michael Kiwanuka: 'I am not an imposter'

24 September 2020 - 7:40pm
How the London singer-songwriter battled crippling self-doubt to make one of the year's best albums.

Michael Kiwanuka wins the 2020 Mercury Prize

24 September 2020 - 7:29pm
The star's soul-searching, self-titled album is named the best British record of the past 12 months.

Murray to play Wawrinka, Konta to face Gauff at French Open

24 September 2020 - 7:04pm
Andy Murray will play Stan Wawrinka in the French Open first round and British number one Johanna Konta takes on Coco Gauff.

Rishi Sunak defends emergency jobs scheme

24 September 2020 - 6:55pm
Wages will be topped up for six months, but chancellor says it is "impossible " to say how many jobs will be saved.

Covid: Scottish university students banned from going to pubs

24 September 2020 - 6:44pm
Students are told not to socialise outside of their accommodation in a bid to stem a spate of coronavirus outbreaks.

British ex-soldier Major Robert Campbell cleared over Iraqi teenager's death

24 September 2020 - 6:43pm
Maj Robert Campbell says he has "finally been exonerated" after 17 years of repeated investigations.

Covid-19: New job support scheme and longer waits for test results

24 September 2020 - 6:41pm
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Thursday evening.

Amazon unveils flying Ring security camera drone

24 September 2020 - 6:33pm
The camera is launched when sensors detect a potential home break-in.

Pregnant woman rescues husband from shark attack in Florida

24 September 2020 - 6:30pm
Margot Dukes-Eddy dived into the water to save her husband "without hesitation", police say.

Premier League awaits EFL £250m coronavirus 'bailout' proposals

24 September 2020 - 6:30pm
The Premier League is still waiting for detailed proposals from the Football League around their requested £250m 'bailout'.

Covid: UK sees highest number of coronavirus cases since mass tests began

24 September 2020 - 6:28pm
Latest figures show 6,634 new coronavirus cases across the UK, taking the total to 416,363.

Parkrun: October return scrapped due to coronavirus measures

24 September 2020 - 6:00pm
Plans to resume weekly mass participation Parkrun events in October have been scrapped due to the coronavirus pandemic.

UK can be 'Saudi Arabia of wind power' - PM

24 September 2020 - 5:16pm
The UK prime minister says the UK holds extraordinary potential for wind power.

World Road Championships: Anna Van der Breggen wins world time trial after Chloe Dygert crash

24 September 2020 - 5:09pm
Dutch rider Anna van der Breggen wins the women's elite individual time trial at the World Championships in Imola, Italy.

Bafta Film Awards to add nominees and take other steps after diversity row

24 September 2020 - 5:08pm
The Bafta Film Awards will have an overhaul after this year's event had an all-white acting line-up.

Covid: Morrisons limits sales of disinfectant and toilet rolls

24 September 2020 - 5:04pm
The supermarket chain restricts sales of some ranges, including toilet rolls and disinfectants.

US election: McConnell promises an 'orderly' transition of power

24 September 2020 - 5:01pm
The Senate Republican leader weighed in a day after President Trump cast doubt on the matter.

Rare teapot found in lockdown garage clearout

24 September 2020 - 4:41pm
The 18th Century Chinese wine ewer found in a lockdown clearout was nearly given to a charity shop.

Coronavirus: What help are self-employed getting from government?

24 September 2020 - 4:35pm
What is being done for the five million self-employed people in the UK facing a sudden loss of income?

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