A second Covid surge is putting renewed pressure on the country's healthcare and economy.In the Philippines, a second surge in Covid-19 cases is putting renewed pressure on the healthcare system. The country currently has the second highest number of cases in South East Asia behind Indonesia. And with one...
A student petition calls it "ridiculous" as some UK universities keep lectures online for next term.image copyrightGetty ImagesA number of UK universities are preparing to keep lectures online into the autumn term.It raises the prospect of Covid disrupting another academic year - and will prompt more questions about fee...
The ex-football manager is EastEnders' shock loan signing. Here are five other TV celebrity cameos.As one of English football's most colourful managers, Harry Redknapp became a cult figure among fans for making dramatic transfer deadline day signings (and updating journalists from his car window).Now, the former West Ham, Portsmouth...
The record number provides the clearest indication yet of the scale of the problem in 2020.There were more than a million hospital admissions for obesity-related treatment in England in the year leading into the global pandemic, figures reveal.The record number provides the clearest indication yet of the scale of...
The logistics of vaccinating millions of people across the country, as more than 42 million people receive at least one dose.More than 42 million people in the UK have received at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine - part of the biggest inoculation programme the country has ever...
As the DUP prepares to select a new leader, Chris Page says the party has detected worrying signs.The symbols of unionism are never far away in Lisburn. In the city centre, there's an "orange arch" - a structure bearing emblems of local branches of the pro-union marching organisation, the...
The Biden administration may be taking a softer line on Chinese tech giants say industry watchers.The Biden administration may be taking a softer line on Chinese tech giants say industry watchers.
BBC pundit Micah Richards says there are three players he would sign to make Manchester City even better, and one of them is a former team-mate who can do things even Phil Foden can't.First things first, though - there is going to be a gap to fill in their...