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Covid: Boris Johnson writes to MPs to quell anger over new tiers
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 05:17:08 GMT
Facing a rebellion in his party, Boris Johnson tells MPs that England's new rules could end in nine weeks.
Durham van traveller Esther Dingley missing in Pyrenees
Sat, 28 Nov 2020 23:51:33 GMT
Esther Dingley disappeared on a solo hike during a six-year journey through Europe in a campervan.
Dave Prowse: Darth Vader actor dies aged 85
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 06:00:01 GMT
The former bodybuilder was also given an MBE for his long-running role as the Green Cross Code Man.
Covid-19: PM's appeal to Tory MPs, and anti-lockdown protest arrests
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 06:50:00 GMT
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic on Sunday.
American football: Sarah Fuller makes history as first woman in a Power 5 game
Sat, 28 Nov 2020 22:34:36 GMT
Vanderbilt kicker Sarah Fuller becomes the first woman to play in an elite Power 5 match.
London Bridge victim Saskia Jones's family in security law call
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 02:27:08 GMT
The family of Saskia Jones, who was killed in the 2019 attack, are to work with the government.
Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: What does it mean for the east Africa region?
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 00:00:50 GMT
BBC correspondents across the east Africa region explain the impact for Ethiopia and its neighbours.
Coronavirus: Suspend peak rail fares over Christmas, says Labour
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 03:49:47 GMT
A surge in travel is expected when restrictions across the UK are eased between 23 and 27 December.
'Imminent' UDA threats made against Sunday World journalists
Sat, 28 Nov 2020 20:16:12 GMT
The threats come from loyalist paramilitaries, according to the National Union of Journalists (NUJ).
Sydney records hottest November night on record
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 07:24:45 GMT
The Australian city recorded a minimum overnight temperature of 25.4C.
Serbia and Montenegro expel respective ambassadors
Sat, 28 Nov 2020 23:57:50 GMT
The two nations have expelled each other's envoys over a historical dispute dating back a century.
Boxing legends Tyson and Jones share draw
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 07:25:06 GMT
Mike Tyson ends 15 years of inactivity and shares an entertaining draw with Roy Jones Jr in Los Angeles.
The Papers: Tory MPs' hospital anger, and PM 'in retreat'
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 05:21:01 GMT
Sunday's papers are dominated by the new tier system, which has divided the Conservative party.
Leroy Logan: Who is the Met Police officer in Steve McQueen's Red, White and Blue?
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 00:00:10 GMT
Star Wars' John Boyega is set to star in the true story of a black police officer in 1980s London.
Your pictures on the theme of 'monochrome'
Fri, 27 Nov 2020 13:23:19 GMT
A selection of pictures from our readers on the theme of "monochrome".
Khachaturyan sisters: A murder trial that shocked Russia
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 00:02:10 GMT
The case of the three Khachaturyan sisters accused of killing their father sent shockwaves through Russia.
TikTok: 'I didn’t know other LGBT Muslims existed'
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 00:01:00 GMT
Until she found her social media "safe space", Shaz says she didn't know there were others like her.
The 'guerrilla girls' who changed the art world
Sat, 28 Nov 2020 01:10:37 GMT
How an anonymous group of female artists challenged the status quo in New York's art world
In pictures: Hurricanes leave Hondurans homeless and destitute
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 00:05:39 GMT
Hurricanes Eta and Iota left more than 150,000 people in Honduras homeless and many lost everything.
Coronation Street: Pandemic sees soap scrap 60th anniversary stunt
Sat, 28 Nov 2020 00:31:24 GMT
The soap has been forced to "go back to brass tacks" to mark its birthday, its producer says.