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'Without coffee I wouldn't be champion' - Hassan wins 5,000m for first leg of gruelling treble

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 2:57pm
Sifan Hassan takes 5,000m gold as she bids for an unprecedented Olympic treble on the track in Tokyo.

Tokyo Olympics: Emily Campbell becomes first British female weightlifter to win Olympic medal

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 2:51pm
Emily Campbell becomes the first British female weightlifter to win an Olympic medal with +87kg silver.

Tokyo Olympics: Emily Campbell becomes first British female weightlifter to win medal

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 2:51pm
Watch highlights as Emily Campbell becomes the first British female weightlifter to win an Olympic medal with +87kg silver.

UK summons Iranian envoy over tanker attack

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 2:40pm
The UK and US blame Iran for the attack in which two people were killed, and have vowed to respond.

Tokyo Olympics: Laurel Hubbard out of weightlifting after failing to register successful lift

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 2:31pm
Transgender athlete Laurel Hubbard makes Olympic history but fails to record a successful lift in the women's +87kg weightlifting.

'I just want my friend to be OK' - Root on Stokes' absence

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 2:28pm
Ben Stokes has "an opportunity to put himself first", says England Test captain Joe Root as the all-rounder takes an indefinite break from cricket.

Scotland's health secretary reports nursery over discrimination fears

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 1:28pm
Health Secretary Humza Yousaf says his daughter was twice refused a place at the nursery, which denies any discrimination.

Blackpool drowning: 'Hero' dies saving woman from sea

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 1:26pm
Alex Gibson, 22, jumped into the sea near Blackpool's North Pier in the early hours of Friday.

I'm a Celeb set to return to Wales' Gwrych Castle

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 12:39pm
The 21st series of the ITV reality show is set to return to Abergele's Gwrych Castle in November.

Tokyo Olympics: Great Britain eventers win team gold for first time in 49 years

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 12:34pm
Great Britain win Olympic team eventing gold for the first time in 49 years and are well placed for individual medals later on Monday.

Harry Kane: Tottenham striker fails to show up to Spurs' training ground

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 12:32pm
Harry Kane, a transfer target for Manchester City, fails to return to the Tottenham training ground as expected on Monday morning amid speculation over his future.

Gadirova twins finish sixth and seventh in gymnastics floor final

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 12:06pm
Great Britain's Jessica Gadirova finishes sixth and twin Jennifer seventh in the Olympic gymnastics floor final as American Jade Carey takes gold.

Kenya's first female paraglider on life from a bird's eye view

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 12:05pm
"Kenya 1" aka Nyambura Kariuki, shares her thoughts on being Kenya's first ever female paraglider.

Women's Olympic football: Canada beat USA to reach final

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 11:54am
Canada reached the final of the Olympic women's football tournament at Tokyo 2020 with a 1-0 win over world champions the United States at the Kashima Stadium.

'The reason I'm doing this is because I was inspired by him'

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 11:31am
Karim al-Jian was inspired to study medicine, after learning about a doctor who was killed helping civilians in Syria.

Samaritans volunteers met vulnerable callers for sex

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 11:30am
The charity says it is taking action following a "very small number of safeguarding incidents".

Tokyo Olympics: Oliver Townend leads Team GB to gold medal in eventing

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 11:26am
Watch the moment Oliver Townend seals Great Britain's first Olympic team eventing gold medal in 49 years the team eventing final at Tokyo 2020.

Tokyo Olympics: Indonesia's Greysia Poli swaps racquet mid-rally before winning badminton gold

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 11:09am
Watch as Indonesia badminton player Greysia Poli swaps her racquet mid-rally during the women's doubles final which she and partner Apriyani Rahayu went on to win.

What are the Delta, Gamma, Beta and Alpha Covid variants?

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 10:56am
UK coronavirus cases are rising due to a variant first identified in India that spreads more easily.

The EU vaccine 'passport' and what it means for travel

Mon, 02/08/2021 - 10:53am
An EU vaccine "passport" is being introduced, enabling holders to prove they have been jabbed.

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