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Coronavirus: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care as symptoms worsen

bbc - 12 min 57 sec ago
The PM has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise "where necessary", No 10 says.

Coronavirus: NZ health minister breaks lockdown at beach

bbc - 48 min 17 sec ago
David Clark called himself an "idiot" after admitting to clear breaches of the New Zealand lockdown.

Quibi 10-minute or shorter video app launches in US

bbc - 52 min 47 sec ago
BBC's technology reporter tests if Quibi's platform with 10-minute or shorter videos could get viewers hooked.

Coronavirus wreaks havoc in African American neighbourhoods

bbc - 1 hour 9 min ago
Black Chicagoans account for 70% of coronavirus deaths, despite making up 30% of the population.

Calls for debt relief for world's poorest nations

bbc - 1 hour 12 min ago
More than 100 global organisations want debt payments to be waived for developing countries this year.

ITV drama Quiz explores Millionaire cough scandal

bbc - 2 hours 39 min ago
A three-part series tells the story of the Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? coughing scandal.

Coronavirus: Why has Turkmenistan reported no cases?

bbc - 2 hours 46 min ago
While many countries have imposed major restrictions, life continues as normal in Turkmenistan.

Coronavirus doctor's diary: The oxygen supply problem

bbc - 2 hours 58 min ago
Hospitals need to supply oxygen to more beds than is currently possible, so doctors are searching for hacks.

George Pell: Court quashes cardinal's sexual abuse convictions

bbc - 3 hours 13 min ago
Cardinal George Pell successfully overturns a verdict that he sexually abused two boys in Australia.

Coronavirus: Warning over daily death figures

bbc - 3 hours 24 min ago
Spikes or dips may in part reflect bottlenecks in the reporting system, rather than real changes in the trend.

Coronavirus: Hospices warn they could close as virus hits fundraising

bbc - 3 hours 41 min ago
Charities are warning they will need government and public support to provide palliative care.

Coronavirus: Scientists question school closures impact

bbc - 3 hours 44 min ago
Countries should now question whether keeping schools shut is justified, says one team of scientists.

Rwanda genocide: Treating the trauma 26 years on

bbc - 3 hours 48 min ago
Photojournalist Chrystal Ding documented the treatment of survivors of the genocide in Rwanda.

Coronavirus: Thousands missed off government's 'high risk' list

bbc - 3 hours 54 min ago
Transplant patients and people with lung diseases are among those who have been missed off the list.

The shop where you can still buy huge bags of pasta

bbc - 4 hours 18 min ago
Wholesalers are opening their doors to members of the public keen to buy supplies in bulk.

Coronavirus: Offline sex workers forced to start again online

bbc - 4 hours 21 min ago
Increased competition and privacy risks are some of the challenges facing workers making the switch.

Coronavirus: Baby bank runs services with one volunteer

bbc - 4 hours 22 min ago
A vital local service for parents closed because of coronavirus but one volunteer is keeping it going.

Coronavirus: Town halls consider council tax payment help

bbc - 4 hours 23 min ago
One council warns it would be impossible to keep services going if relief was applied "across the board".

Coronavirus: Why is the petrol price nearing £1 a litre?

bbc - 4 hours 24 min ago
An oil price war and Covid-19 travel restrictions are cutting fuel costs but it is not good news for everyone.

The Papers: PM's intensive care move dominates front pages

bbc - 4 hours 35 min ago
Tuesday's papers lead with news of Boris Johnson's transfer to intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened.

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