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Trump nominates religious conservative Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court – BBC News

President Trump has announced that he is nominating the conservative federal judge Amy Coney Barrett to serve on the US Supreme Court. The nomination will […]

Student anger and frustration as thousands forced into university lockdown – BBC News

University students across the UK have been speaking of their fears, anger and frustration after being forced into lockdown. 1,700 students in Manchester have been […]

China has “no intention of a Cold War” as tension with Washington deepens – BBC News

The annual United Nations General Assembly has been taking place with world’s leaders giving recorded video speeches — due to the coronavirus pandemic. President Xi […]

A quarter of UK population under tighter lockdowns as coronavirus cases surge – BBC News

Around a quarter of the UK’s population are living under tighter coronavirus restrictions. New rules are being introduced in Cardiff, Leeds and Blackpool, banning households […]

A million people download new NHS contact-tracing app on day of launch – BBC News

The new NHS contact tracing app has been launched in England and Wales. Anyone over 16 is being encouraged to download it on to their […]

Chancellor warns of more job losses despite new measures to protect economy – BBC News

The Chancellor has set out new measures to try to protect millions of jobs and the economy over the next six months, as coronavirus restrictions […]

New measures to protect millions of jobs during Covid second wave – BBC News

The Chancellor is set to announce new measures to protect millions of jobs in the months ahead, in the face of intense pressure from business […]

Haulage firms blame government after Brexit warning of 7,000 lorry queues in Kent – BBC News

The road haulage industry has reacted angrily to a warning from the government that there could be queues of 7,000 lorries in Kent, if companies […]

Boris Johnson declares “perilous turning point” with new restrictions for up to 6 months – BBC News

The United Kingdom has reached “a perilous turning point” in its struggle to contain coronavirus according to Boris Johnson. The prime minister has set out […]