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

Fri, 30/07/2021 - 12:04am
A surge in virus cases has dealt a fresh blow to a country already dealing with military coup.

Empty shop numbers rise as Covid continues to bite

Fri, 30/07/2021 - 12:03am
The number of vacant shops continues to rise after a year of lockdowns, the BRC says.

'I was asked how often I use the toilet'

Fri, 30/07/2021 - 12:02am
Disabled jobseekers have to overcome too many barriers, MPs say.

Dairy giant Arla says driver crisis hitting milk supply

Fri, 30/07/2021 - 12:01am
Supermarket supplier Arla Foods says a lorry driver shortage has forced it to cut deliveries by up to 25%.

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

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 11:52pm
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.

'A fierce battle from first round to final' - all you need to know as Asher-Smith's 100m gold bid starts here

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 11:29pm
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

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 11:06pm
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

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 11:02pm
Kelp grown off the coast of the Isle of Skye could be used in food, packaging and cosmetic products.

Covid-19: Biden tells states to offer $100 vaccine incentive as cases rise

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 10:32pm
The US president also announced that all federal workers must be vaccinated or subjected to testing.

Could a Covid 'pingdemic' ruin the start of the English football season?

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 10:25pm
BBC Sport looks at how the new English football season will cope with Covid-19 testing and contact tracing now that restrictions have been lifted.

Nightclubs start asking for NHS Covid pass in England

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 10:25pm
It comes as the Lib Dems demand MPs debate their use in England amid concerns over discrimination.

Scarlett Johansson sues Disney over streaming of Black Widow

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 10:18pm
The star says box office takings for Black Widow were hit when it was streamed at the same time.

The Hundred - London Spirit v Trent Rockets: Watch the best of Thursday's action

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 10:12pm
Watch the best moments of Thursday's action in the women's and men's Hundred as London Spirit took on Trent Rockets at Lord's.

Covid in Wales: Self-isolation rules to ease for double jabbed

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 10:00pm
Fully vaccinated contacts of positive Covid cases will not have to isolate from 7 August.

Celtic interested in Tottenham goalkeeper Hart

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 9:41pm
Celtic are interested in former England international Joe Hart as they attempt to address their goalkeeping problems.

Carter stars as Rockets maintain 100% start in men's Hundred with Spirit win

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 9:30pm
Trent Rockets maintain their 100% record in the men's Hundred as they edge past London Spirit in a low-scoring thriller at Lord's.

Aberdeen survive Hacken scare to progress in Europa Conference League - highlights & report

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 9:01pm
Aberdeen were "victims of our own success", says manager Stephen Glass, after his side progressed in the Europa Conference League despite a second-leg defeat by BK Hacken.

Marcus Coutain: Knee-on-neck arrest PC will not face disciplinary action

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 8:37pm
Footage showed Marcus Coutain asking an officer to "get off my neck" during his arrest in July 2020.

Man Utd friendly at Preston called off after Covid outbreak

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 8:26pm
Manchester United's pre-season friendly at Preston on Saturday has been called off after a "small number of positive" Covid-19 cases were identified at the Premier League club.

Settlement in Canadian wrong sperm lawsuit

Thu, 29/07/2021 - 7:54pm
Former fertility doctor Norman Barwin used his own or unknown sperm to impregnate patients.