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‘I'm black, my partner's white - stop asking me if this is my baby’

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 06:06
When Ena Miller had a baby, she was unprepared for the constant comments about her daughter's skin tone.

Coronavirus: Israel to give third jab to people aged over 60

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:48
It will be the first country to offer such a Covid booster amid a recent surge in infections.

Pregnant women urged to get jab as majority unvaccinated

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:41
Estimates suggest that hundreds of thousands of pregnant women in England have not yet had the vaccine.

Migrant women and babies held in shocking conditions, MPs find

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:38
A group of MPs describes scenes at a Dover asylum unit as "wholly inappropriate" and a Covid risk.

The Papers: 'No jab, no job' threat and 'red alert' for travel

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:37
The papers cover concerns about compulsory vaccination at work and possible changes to travel rules.

Dressage: How to make a horse dance

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:21
For some, it's an oddity to watch only at the Olympics... for others, it's a lifetime of training.

The Strokes debut Is This It at 20: Nudes, booze and 9/11

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:19
How the New York City band's 2001 debut album heralded "a new spirit in guitar music".

Cheerleader Sarah Frei's fight back after having both legs amputated

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:18
A drunk driver changed teenager Sarah Frei’s life, but a year on, she’s determined to stay positive.

The separated refugees brought back together by judo

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:08
Sanda Aldass and Muna Dahouk have trained together since childhood but the war in Syria separated them.

Olympics: The hidden sight of Tokyo's homeless

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:08
For many among Tokyo's homeless community the Olympics are far from a cause for celebration.

Rapper ENNY talks sexual consent in latest track

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:08
The rising south London rapper talks about art imitating life in her new single.

China warns UK as carrier strike group approaches

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:06
A fleet of British ships is currently sailing through the South China Sea en route to Japan.

The fungus and bacteria tackling plastic waste

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:04
Bacteria, fungus and enzymes can all digest plastic, but can they work at a useful commercial scale?

Covid and a coup: The double crisis pushing Myanmar to the brink

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:04
A surge in virus cases has dealt a fresh blow to a country already dealing with military coup.

'I was asked how often I use the toilet'

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:02
Disabled jobseekers have to overcome too many barriers, MPs say.

Dairy giant Arla says driver crisis hitting milk supply

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 05:01
Supermarket supplier Arla Foods says a lorry driver shortage has forced it to cut deliveries by up to 25%.

Dina Asher Smith begins women's 100m bid - all you need to know about Tokyo Games flagship event

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 04:29
With Dina Asher-Smith starting her bid to win the women's 100m gold on Friday, the flagship event is expected to be a "fierce battle" from start to finish.

Disease killing 'Europe's oldest' elm tree

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 04:06
Believed to almost 800 years old, the Beauly elm has been laser scanned as part of work to document it.

The seaweed farmers with high hopes for their harvest

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 04:02
Kelp grown off the coast of the Isle of Skye could be used in food, packaging and cosmetic products.

Villa ready to offer Grealish new deal to fend off Man City - Friday's football gossip

bbc - སྤེན།, 07/30/2021 - 03:43
Aston Villa determined to keep Jack Grealish as Manchester City step up their pursuit, Paul Pogba offered up to Liverpool by his agent, plus more.