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Testing and tracing 'key to schools returning', scientists say
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 07:41:32 GMT
Scientists say the UK test-and-trace scheme is not yet good enough to stop a resurgence of coronavirus.
Scotland's results day: School pupils get their grades after exams cancelled
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 07:08:41 GMT
Grades were estimated by teachers after the coronavirus forced exams to be cancelled for the first time.
Hurricane Isaias makes landfall in North Carolina
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 05:38:52 GMT
Previously downgraded to a storm, Isaias was upgraded to a hurricane hours before making landfall.
Donald Trump: US Treasury should get cut of TikTok deal
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 06:22:46 GMT
The president has given Microsoft 45 days to reach a deal or he will ban the app in the US.
Coronavirus: Second wave fears and Scottish pupils get results
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 06:37:46 GMT
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this Tuesday morning.
Coronavirus: Drive-through test motorist given parking fine
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 01:13:32 GMT
Geoff Pugh received the fine after taking his family to a test site in a shopping centre car park.
Coronavirus: GCSE students allowed to drop poetry in 2021 exams
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 06:26:07 GMT
Other English and history topics will also become optional in England after disruption to lessons.
Twitter needs to act over racist abuse, says David Lammy
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 21:21:13 GMT
The Labour MP got the backing of Home Secretary Priti Patel after receiving abuse over social media.
Spain's embattled ex-King Juan Carlos leaves country
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 05:38:27 GMT
His departure comes weeks after the former monarch was linked to a probe into alleged corruption.
Queen in anniversary tribute to British Red Cross
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 03:13:40 GMT
The Duchess of Cambridge, whose grandmother was a Red Cross nurse. calls the charity 'inspiring'.