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Furlough support scheme to be extended in Budget until September

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 10:56pm
The chancellor will extend the scheme in the Budget, while more self-employed will also be eligible for help.

Man City extend winning run to 21 games and move 15 points clear

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 10:54pm
Gabriel Jesus scores twice as Premier League leaders Manchester City extend their winning run to 21 games with a 4-1 victory against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Glow-in-the-dark sharks found off New Zealand coast

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 10:17pm
The sharks live in deep waters and are thought to use light as a form of camouflage.

Seven-time world champion Hendry loses comeback match

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 10:05pm
Stephen Hendry loses his first match since coming out of retirement against Matthew Selt in the first round of the Gibraltar Open.

The seven key questions facing Nicola Sturgeon

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 9:23pm
The answers given by Scotland's first minister in evidence to a Holyrood committee could be crucial for her political future.

Alexei Navalny: US imposes sanctions on Russians

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 8:56pm
The Biden administration targets Russian officials and entities, in a move co-ordinated with the EU.

Premiership may release Scotland players for rescheduled France game

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 8:03pm
Premiership Rugby is prepared to relax its rules to allow Scotland players to feature in a rearranged Six Nations match against France.

Calls for Nicola Sturgeon to quit over Alex Salmond revelations

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 8:02pm
Newly published documents raises further questions about the Alex Salmond saga.

Covid and dementia - 'let them see their families'

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 7:42pm
Actress Ruthie Henshall is calling for more visiting access to family members in care homes.

2021 Rugby World Cup set to be postponed for year

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 7:35pm
The Rugby World Cup 2021 is set to be postponed until next year following a recommendation by governing body World Rugby.

Aerial footage of Exeter bomb exploding

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 6:28pm
The controlled explosion of a World War Two bomb in Exeter has left a crater in the ground and properties with "structural damage".

Bunny Wailer: Reggae legend who played with Bob Marley dies, aged 73

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 6:14pm
The musician was a founding member of The Wailers, who found international fame with Bob Marley.

Manchester Arena attack: Firefighters 'felt shame' at being held back

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 6:12pm
A crying paramedic asked why crews were not helping at the scene of the bombing, an inquiry hears.

Covid-19: Search for Brazil variant case narrows and furlough set to continue

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 5:50pm
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Tuesday evening.

The Crown: Emma Corrin on finishing Diana role, Harry's comments, and Golden Globe win

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 5:50pm
The Golden Globe winner says it "makes sense" for her to leave at the end of The Crown's fourth season.

Former footballer Whittingham's stairs fall death 'accidental'

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 5:36pm
Midfielder Peter Whittingham, 35, suffered a traumatic head injury at the pub nearly a year ago.

Brazil variant: Search for mystery case narrows to 379 households

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 4:25pm
The health secretary says 379 households in south-east England are being contacted.

Part-time return for all secondary pupils in Scotland from 15 March

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 4:19pm
As part of the phased return of pupils across Scotland, children in P4-P7 will also return full time.

Coronavirus: NI's five-step plan to ease lockdown

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 4:15pm
BBC News NI explains the stages of the executive's plan for easing the Covid-19 lockdown.

Ian St John: 'One of football's finest' - a tribute to Liverpool legend

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 4:06pm
BBC Sport pays tribute to former Liverpool and Scotland forward Ian St John, who has died at the age of 82 after a long illness.