Coronavirus infections continue to fall in UKhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-57962995
But any rise in cases linked to the 19 July unlocking is unlikely to show up in the daily data just yet.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 17:01:56 GMT
Flooded London hospitals ask patients to stay awayhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-57965298
Torrential rain saw severe flooding in homes, roads and tube stations in parts of London on Sunday.
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 02:08:42 GMT
Man, woman and boy die in Loch Lomond incidenthttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-57962111
The deaths near Ardlui are among six water-related fatalities in Scotland over the past three days.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 14:32:29 GMT
Covid: Fauci says US heading in wrong direction as cases risehttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-57962387
President Joe Biden's top medical adviser says cases are rising in areas with low vaccination rates.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 19:56:57 GMT
Speakers' Corner: Woman attacked with knifehttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-57965251
The 39-year-old was taken to hospital after the attack in London's Hyde Park, police say.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 22:04:58 GMT
Tunisia PM sacked after violent Covid protestshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-57958555
Protesters clashed with police as they demanded the government be dismissed over Covid failings.
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 00:57:20 GMT
Sajid Javid apologises for 'cower' Covid remarkhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-57961870
The health secretary says he used a poor choice of word in a tweet, after criticism from victims' group.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 11:48:05 GMT
Rockslide destroys bridge in northern Indiahttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-57964308
It was one of several landslides in Himachal Pradesh on Sunday.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 16:25:35 GMT
Unesco adds Madrid's Paseo del Prado and Retiro Park to heritage listhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-57955966
The famous Paseo del Prado and Retiro Park are symbols of the Spanish capital's history.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 20:17:14 GMT
Wildfires spread from California to Nevadahttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-57961767
Fire crews are battling extreme temperatures to control wildfires in California and Nevada.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 10:58:45 GMT
Senior doctors in England to be consulted on NHS pay offerhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-57964780
The BMA doctors' union says the 3% pay rise offer for NHS staff in England is "bitterly disappointing".
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 00:01:35 GMT
Climate change: Researchers begin discussions on vital reporthttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-57944015
A two-week virtual negotiation begins on the most critical climate change report since 2013.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 23:31:41 GMT
The Papers: Cases fall as jabs 'turn tide' and unions fight testing planhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-the-papers-57965239
A sustained fall in UK cases for the first time out of lockdown is among the stories leading the papers.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 23:06:25 GMT
Deadly street protests over Iran water shortageshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-57948717
Khuzestan is one of the country's hottest regions, where temperatures can reach 50C.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 23:06:22 GMT
The new surgical tool inspired by a wasphttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-57889149
The device avoids clogging by using friction instead of suction, similar to the way a parasitoid wasp lays its eggs.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 23:06:50 GMT
The repair team preserving an 18th Century homehttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-57824929
Meet the people who work to keep Dennis Severs' 18th Century house in Spitalfields open.
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 00:34:16 GMT
The repair shop trying to fix throwaway culturehttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-business-57785498
A social enterprise has opened up shop in Glasgow to encourage communities to repair and reuse their possessions.
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 00:34:36 GMT
Meteor wows Norway after blazing through night skyhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-57962384
The meteor is believed to have landed in a forest after flashes of light were seen across Norway.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 14:42:56 GMT
Afrobeats in Japan: British-Nigerian hip hop dancer teaching children how to dancehttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-57949287
Yinka Oshiletu, a British-Nigerian hip hop dancer is bringing Afrobeats sounds to Japan's young dancers.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 23:06:35 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: The youngest athletes, past and presenthttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-57945947
GB skateboarder Sky Brown is 13 years old, but there have been even younger in the history of the Games.
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 23:12:01 GMT
From lockdown animations to Snoop Dogg music videohttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-57916539
After his homemade animations went viral, Snoop Dogg asked Peter Quinn to direct his new video.
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 23:09:40 GMT
Could Covid vaccine be taken as a pill?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-57553602
Researchers are looking at easier ways for people to get the vaccine, including via inhalers and tablets.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 23:06:27 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: One athlete braved sharks and crocodileshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-australia-57938909
Training for the Olympics can be a full-time job but Jo Brigden-Jones has combined it with much more.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 23:04:40 GMT
Why remote working leaves us vulnerable to cyber-attackshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-57847652
Experts warn working from home has led to complacency over security protocols
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 23:00:23 GMT
Covid-19: Recent claims about cremations and vaccines fact-checkedhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/57941113
Debunking claims shared widely on social media about cremations in the UK and US vaccine statistics.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 23:09:09 GMT
'You'd walk out if your husband hit you - you can't when it's your child'https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-57942296
Parenting a violent child is a traumatic experience, and one that is often hidden from view.
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 23:05:11 GMT
The experiences replacing closed High Street storeshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-57934829
Go-karts, bowling alleys and eateries have taken the place of closed retailers on the High Street.
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 23:35:16 GMT
Excitement over wooden shipwreck found in Antigua's seabedhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-57878969
Historians believe the wreck found in Antigua to be the 1762 Beaumont, a French merchant ship.
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 23:10:09 GMT
Parkinson takes 4-9 in Originals win but Stokes criticises 'horrific' wickethttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/57964027
Matt Parkinson bamboozles Birmingham Phoenix with a sensational spell of leg-spin bowling to give Manchester Originals their first win of The Hundred.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 19:41:24 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Great Britain beat Canada convincingly in opening rugby sevens matchhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57965726
Great Britain's men begin their rugby sevens campaign with a convincing 24-0 win over Canada at the Tokyo Olympics.
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 01:33:34 GMT
Hugo Millan: Spaniard, 14, dies after crash at MotorLand Aragonhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/motorsport/57961530
Hugo Millan, a 14-year-old motorbike rider, has died after crashing at a race in Spain.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 17:01:00 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Alex Yee wins triathlon silver as Kristian Blummenfelt takes goldhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/olympics/57965645
Watch highlights as Team GB's Alex Yee wins triathlon silver behind Norway's Kristian Blummenfelt.
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 01:31:40 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: France beat USA 83-76 to end unbeaten runhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/olympics/57964377
Watch the best plays as France stun USA in their opening game by 83-76 after the reigning champions endured their first Olympics defeat in 25 games.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 16:11:33 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Bradly Sinden wins taekwondo silver for GB after narrow defeat in finalhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/olympics/57961070
Great Britain's Bradly Sinden wins silver medal after losing the men's -68kg taekwondo final to Uzbekistan's Ulugbek Rashitov at the Tokyo Olympics
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 13:41:22 GMT
Dominant Wright thrashes Van den Bergh to win World Matchplayhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/darts/57965368
Peter Wright claims his first World Matchplay title as he thrashes defending champion Dimitri van den Bergh in Blackpool.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 22:49:34 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Boat causes false start in men's triathlonhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/olympics/57965640
Watch the bizarre moment a boat holds up the start of the triathlon at the Toyko 2020 Olympics.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 23:08:01 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: GB's Alex Yee wins silver in men's triathlon as Kristian Blummenfelt takes goldhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57965589
Great Britain's Alex Yee wins silver in a punishing men's triathlon at the Tokyo Olympics as Kristian Blummenfelt of Norway claims gold.
Mon, 26 Jul 2021 00:11:32 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Oksana Chusovitina, 46, retires after eighth Olympicshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57961857
After a record eighth Olympic Games, 46-year-old Oksana Chusovitina says goodbye to the sport she has loved since the age of seven.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 15:20:19 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: German women's gymnastics team wears full-body suitshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57961055
Germany's gymnasts wear full-body suits in women's qualification at the Olympics as they continue their stand against the sexualisation of their sport.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 14:23:09 GMT
Tokyo Olympics medals tablehttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57836709
Medals table for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.
Wed, 14 Jul 2021 14:18:37 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Anna Kiesenhofer wins shock road race gold with GB's Lizzie Deignan 11thhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57960575
Austria's Anna Kiesenhofer launches a remarkable solo breakaway to win road race gold on her Olympic debut, as Britain's Lizzie Deignan finishes 11th.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 10:55:19 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Adam Peaty breezes into 100m breaststroke finalhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57958760
Adam Peaty will aim to become the first British swimmer to retain an Olympic title when he competes in the 100m breaststroke final at 03:12 BST on Monday.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 19:00:35 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Yuto Horigome wins first ever Olympic skateboarding goldhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/olympics/57959256
Watch as 22-year-old Yuto Horigome of Japan makes history by becoming the first Olympic skateboarding gold medallist.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 06:09:44 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Australia set world record in women's 4x100m freestyle relayhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/olympics/57960154
Watch as the Australian women's 4x100 freestyle relay team set a new world record to win gold on day two of the Tokyo Olympics.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 06:25:42 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Tunisia's Ahmed Hafnaoui wins gold, surfing and skateboarding debut & Jade Jones beatenhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/olympics/57959819
Watch key moments from the early events of day two at the Tokyo Olympics including a swimming shock, new sports taking centre stage and heartbreak for Jade Jones.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 05:31:15 GMT
Two-time champion Jones loses in Olympics first roundhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/olympics/57959259
Watch the final moments as two-time champion Jade Jones loses in her first match at the Tokyo Olympics to Kimia Alizadeh of the Refugee Olympic Team.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 03:54:11 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: I beat an Olympian... when I was youngerhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-57919563
Radio 1 Newsbeat speaks to people who can boast they once beat some of the current Team GB.
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 10:02:40 GMT
Tokyo 2020: Top 10 days for Team GB at the Olympicshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57447260
BBC Sport selects the top 10 unmissable days for Team GB fans at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Mon, 19 Jul 2021 13:42:22 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Day-by-day guide to the key events, big stars and British medal hopeshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57778808
Want to know what's happening when in Tokyo? Check out our comprehensive guide to all the action in Japan.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 15:03:59 GMT
GB's defending champion Whitlock set to make pommel finalhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57953352
Great Britain's defending champion Max Whitlock reaches the pommel horse final at the Tokyo Olympics with a score of 14.900.
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 11:51:53 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: First gold of Games goes to China's Yang Qian in shootinghttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57952436
Chinese shooter Yang Qian wins the first gold of the Olympics but has to sing her anthem behind a mask and hang her own medal round her neck.
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 06:15:22 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: BBC TV schedule, radio and online coverage - times and channelshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57822560
Full listings and coverage channels for the Tokyo Olympics across BBC TV, BBC iPlayer, BBC radio and online.
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 17:48:28 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Table tennis 12-year-old Hend Zaza, gymnast Zou Jingyuan and 3x3 basketball - best momentshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/olympics/57952616
Watch some of the best moments from the opening events of the Tokyo Olympics including a 12-year-old table tennis player and debut of 3x3 basketball.
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 06:41:59 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Syria's Hend Zaza, 12, is out, but hopes to inspire othershttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57952235
Youngest Olympian Hend Zaza, the 12-year-old Syrian table tennis star, wants to inspire others despite losing 4-0 in the preliminary round.
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 05:57:36 GMT
Tokyo 2020: How well do you know Olympic sports lingo?https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57322644
Ever heard of a guppy hold? Know which sport would see a pancake used? Test how good your knowledge of Olympic lingo is.
Thu, 15 Jul 2021 04:56:42 GMT
Polly Swann: Olympic rower on working the wards, training in her shed & unfinished businesshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57585733
BBC Scotland speaks to Olympic rower Polly Swann on juggling training for Tokyo with working in a surgical ward in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 06:19:24 GMT
Tokyo Olympics: Watch best opening ceremony moments in two minuteshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/olympics/57947141
Watch all the best bits from the Tokyo 2020 opening ceremony - including the best of the athletes' entrances and the lighting of the iconic Olympic flame by Naomi Osaka.
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 16:31:24 GMT
Team GB athletics - who are the medal hopes?https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/athletics/57652166
Who are Great Britain's big hopes and long shots to get on the podium in Tokyo? London 2012 Olympian and former world silver medallist Hannah England gives her view...
Thu, 01 Jul 2021 06:51:30 GMT
Long Covid: What is it and what are the symptoms?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-57833394
New research links as many as 200 different symptoms to the condition.
Fri, 16 Jul 2021 11:45:32 GMT
Covid: What do under-30s need to know about the vaccine?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-57273875
All over-18s can now get the Covid jab, but the government has criticised take-up among young people.
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 15:17:08 GMT
Covid: Who has to self-isolate, which workers are exempt and what if I'm fully vaccinated?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/explainers-54239922
A small number of named employees in key sectors will be exempt from some rules
Sat, 24 Jul 2021 05:59:12 GMT
The EU vaccine 'passport' and what it means for travelhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/explainers-57665765
An EU vaccine "passport" is being introduced, enabling holders to prove they have been jabbed.
Tue, 13 Jul 2021 16:50:48 GMT
Covid vaccines: How fast is progress around the world?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-56237778
Charts and maps tracking the progress of Covid vaccination programmes.
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 11:39:35 GMT
Covid vaccine: How many people in the UK have been vaccinated so far?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-55274833
The progress made in vaccinating the country's adult population, as more than 46 million people have received at least one dose.
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 16:27:02 GMT
Covid: Which children are being vaccinated and why?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-57888429
Hundreds of thousands of children at higher risk from coronavirus infection will be offered a Covid vaccine in the UK.
Mon, 19 Jul 2021 15:47:27 GMT
What are the rules for travelling to green, amber and red list countries?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/explainers-52544307
Fully jabbed adults don't have to self-isolate after visiting amber-list countries - except France.
Mon, 19 Jul 2021 15:26:51 GMT
Coronavirus: How does the NHS test-and-trace system and app work?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/explainers-52442754
The contact tracing app could be changed to make it less sensitive, so it sends fewer alerts.
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 09:17:03 GMT
Care homes worst hit by Covid – search the datahttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-57905821
Figures from Care Quality Commission lay out the pandemic's 'devastating impact' on care homes in England.
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 16:26:04 GMT
Covid map: Coronavirus cases, deaths, vaccinations by countryhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-51235105
Key maps and charts explaining how the virus has spread around the world.
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 11:20:26 GMT
What are the rules and guidance for face masks and coverings from 19 July?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-51205344
Masks are no longer compulsory in England, but remain necessary in Scotland and Wales.
Mon, 19 Jul 2021 09:34:00 GMT
Tokyo Olympic Games: When are they and how will Covid affect them?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-57240044
The Tokyo Summer Olympics have begun, despite a surge in Covid cases in Japan.
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 13:04:48 GMT
Covid symptoms: Is it a cold or coronavirus?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-54145299
With similar symptoms, deciding whether or not you need to get tested for coronavirus can be tricky.
Mon, 14 Jun 2021 10:57:37 GMT
Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in my area?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-51768274
Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.
Sun, 25 Jul 2021 17:33:23 GMT
Covid rules from 19 July: What has changed?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/explainers-52530518
Major changes to lockdown rules have taken effect in England and Scotland, but some restrictions remain.
Thu, 22 Jul 2021 15:58:36 GMT
Covid: Why is social distancing coming to an end?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-51506729
Social distancing rules are changing across the UK.
Fri, 16 Jul 2021 08:49:29 GMT
Covid: When will I get the vaccine?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-55045639
Vaccine experts recommend that a limited group of children should be offered Covid jabs ahead of winter.
Tue, 20 Jul 2021 13:57:48 GMT
'Covid passports': How can the NHS Covid Pass prove I've had both jabs?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/explainers-55718553
Clubbers and people attending mass events in England will have to prove they've had both Covid jabs.
Mon, 19 Jul 2021 16:52:09 GMT
Beta coronavirus variant: What is the risk?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-55534727
There are fears that this version of coronavirus, first identified in South Africa, is
Tue, 20 Jul 2021 12:04:25 GMT
What are the travel rules for Spain, Portugal, Malta and other holiday hotspots?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/explainers-56997931
What you need to know about going to Portugal, Spain, Greece, France, Malta, Italy and Turkey.
Fri, 16 Jul 2021 15:22:57 GMT
Covid-19: Five ways to avoid catching the virus indoorshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/explainers-53917432
As social distancing restrictions end in England and ease in Scotland, good ventilation remains vital.
Wed, 14 Jul 2021 09:36:07 GMT
Coronavirus cure: What progress are we making on treatments?https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-52354520
Medical teams around the world are learning which medicines work best against Covid.
Wed, 23 Jun 2021 14:28:52 GMT