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Covid: Face masks rules return in England amid Omicron spread


Coverings become mandatory in shops and on public transport under measures to slow Omicron's spread.

Nov 30, 2021

MI6 boss warns of China 'debt traps and data traps'


Richard Moore also denies the fall of Kabul was an intelligence failure in a BBC Radio 4 interview.

Nov 30, 2021

Global markets fall after Moderna Omicron warning


Stock markets slide after Moderna boss casts doubt on vaccine effectiveness against new variant.

Nov 30, 2021

Storm Arwen: Northern Powergrid criticised over continued cuts


About 20,000 households had a fourth night without power and say getting information is difficult.

Nov 30, 2021

Barbados becomes a republic and parts ways with the Queen


The Caribbean nation parts ways with the Queen in a ceremony attended by Prince Charles and Rihanna.

Nov 30, 2021

Yemen: The children haunted by 'ghosts' of war


BBC Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen meets terrified families running from civil war in Yemen.

Nov 30, 2021

Barry Bennell: Paedophile coach denies abusing boys while Man City scout


Barry Bennell says he has not abused four of the men who have made damages claims against Man City.

Nov 30, 2021

Covid: 'We’ve had 20 cancellations in one weekend'


As worries emerge over a new Covid variant, hospitality fears it could thwart the busiest time of year.

Nov 30, 2021

Tony's Law: Plans for tougher child abuse sentences confirmed


The adoptive family of Tony Hudgell, seven, have campaigned for harsher sentences for abusers.

Nov 30, 2021

Australian parliament: One in three workers sexually harassed, says report


Canberra's workplace culture has left a "trail of devastation" for women especially, a review finds.

Nov 30, 2021

Leaked papers link top Chinese leaders to Uyghur crackdown


They show speeches by Xi Jinping and others which led to Uyghurs' mass internment and forced labour.

Nov 30, 2021

Inditex: Zara founder’s daughter becomes fashion giant's chair


Marta Ortega has been with the firm for 15 years, starting out as an assistant at its High Street brand Bershka

Nov 30, 2021

Barbados: Rihanna made national hero as island becomes republic


The artist and businesswoman is honoured at an event marking the nation's status as a republic.

Nov 30, 2021

Newspaper headlines: Booster jabs 'scramble' and Maxwell goes on trial


The front pages focus on the expansion of the booster rollout and the trial of Ghislaine Maxwell.

Nov 30, 2021

Why France is declaring Josephine Baker a national hero


Josephine Baker is the first black woman to be remembered in the resting place of France’s national heroes.

Nov 30, 2021

Is the British media Islamophobic?


Wajed Iqbal won damages of £180k after the Mail on Sunday falsely linked him to a grooming gang.

Nov 30, 2021

Labour shortage: Is Santa Claus coming to town this year?


With fewer Santas donning their suits and more demand for holiday cheer, Santa will be in short supply.

Nov 30, 2021

Video appears to show UK F-35 fighter crash after take-off


Dramatic footage of what appears to be a jet crashing off the aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth was posted on Twitter.

Nov 30, 2021

Signs life is returning to normal at I’m A Celeb


Live episodes are set to return on Tuesday after damage was caused to the set by Storm Arwen.

Nov 30, 2021

Ballon d'Or: Lionel Messi wins award as best player in world football for seventh time


Paris St-Germain and Argentina forward Lionel Messi wins the Ballon d'Or - awarded to the best footballer of the year - for a seventh time.

Nov 30, 2021

Army laddish culture comment a mistake, Gen Sir Nick Carter says


Gen Sir Nick Carter says he would have "preferred not to use that term" while discussing women in the forces.

Nov 30, 2021

China: Moment North Korean inmate breaks out of prison


Zhu Xianjian was seen vaulting over an electric fence metres above the ground.

Nov 30, 2021

Jack Dorsey: What's next for Twitter's co-founder?


The last time the tech visionary left Twitter, he set up another company now worth $100bn.

Nov 30, 2021

Mandatory masks: 'We worry people won't shop with us'


Shopkeepers are concerned about enforcing mask-wearing and fear they will have to close again.

Nov 30, 2021

University strikes: Will classes be cancelled?


Staff at dozens of universities are striking this week.

Nov 30, 2021

Nicola Sturgeon: The first minister's conference speech fact-checked


Scotland's first minister delivered her keynote address at the SNP party conference.

Nov 30, 2021

Sacchi's 'immortal' AC Milan and their brush with death in Belgrade


In November 1988, AC Milan travelled to Belgrade for a European Cup tie that would see one of their team-mates needing on-pitch resuscitation.

Nov 30, 2021

Why broken African phones are shipped to Europe


A lack of recycling facilities in Africa has spurred one Dutch company to import broken phones.

Nov 30, 2021

Actor Mark Bonnar revisits his dad's famous concrete hippos


The sculptures were among artworks created by Stan Bonnar for Scotland's new towns in the 1970s.

Nov 30, 2021

Channel disaster: A father's anguish over missing family since tragedy


Rizgar Hussein has not spoken to his family since they boarded a boat across the Channel on Tuesday.

Nov 30, 2021

Virgil Abloh: How he 'helped black people dream in fashion'


Radio 1 Newsbeat has been speaking to people about the legacy Virgil Abloh leaves behind.

Nov 30, 2021

'Absolute disrespect' - Ronaldo disputes Ballon d'Or 'lies' about outdoing Messi


Cristiano Ronaldo accuses the France Football editor of lying after he said the Portuguese's only ambition was to retire with more Ballons d'Or than Lionel Messi.

Nov 30, 2021

Fifth Ashes Test in Perth in doubt over Covid-19 rules


There is doubt over whether the fifth Ashes Test will take place in Perth because of Covid-19 restrictions.

Nov 30, 2021

FA Cup-winning Coventry manager Sillett dies


Former Coventry City manager John Sillett, who guided the club to FA Cup success in 1987, has died aged 85.

Nov 30, 2021

Paralysed Tylicki sues fellow jockey Gibbons for £6m over fall


Former Flat jockey Freddy Tylicki's £6m negligence claim against fellow rider Graham Gibbons begins in the High Court.

Nov 30, 2021

Ballon d'Or 2021: Watch Lionel Messi win record seventh trophy


Watch the moment Paris St-Germain and Argentina forward Lionel Messi wins a record seventh Ballon d'Or, beating Robert Lewandowski and Jorginho.

Nov 30, 2021

NFL Highlights: Rasheem Green blocks point and scores touchdown for Seattle Seahawks


Watch as Rasheem Green blocks an extra point before scoring a touchdown for the Seattle Seahawks during their 17-15 defeat by the Washington Football Team in week 12 of the NFL.

Nov 30, 2021

Omicron: What are England's mask rules now?


Face coverings are a legal requirement again in England in shops and on public transport.

Nov 30, 2021

Omicron: What are the new Covid rules for travelling to the UK?


There are new restrictions on travellers returning from 10 southern African countries.

Nov 30, 2021

Covid: Who can have a booster jab and how can you get one?


All UK adults will be offered a Covid booster, the UK government has announced.

Nov 30, 2021

New Omicron variant: Does southern Africa have enough vaccines?


Vaccination rollouts in many parts of Africa are lagging behind the rest of the world - but is this a problem of supply or demand?

Nov 30, 2021

Omicron: How do you detect it?


Swabs from PCR tests can help identify omicron, depending on the lab they are sent to.

Nov 30, 2021

Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in my area?


Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.

Nov 30, 2021

Omicron: What Covid rules are being toughened in the UK?


Covid rules are being strengthened in response to the Omicron variant

Nov 30, 2021

Covid vaccine: Can US troops be punished for refusing the jabs?


The US military has said that America's 2.1 million soldiers and sailors must all get the vaccine.

Nov 30, 2021

New Covid variant: Chris Whitty on why scientists are concerned about new Covid variant


Watch Chris Whitty, chief medical officer, speak about what scientists know about the new Omicron variant.

Nov 30, 2021

New Covid variant: South Africa's pride and punishment


South Africans feel they are paying the price for their ability to monitor new Covid variants.

Nov 30, 2021

What are the Covid variants and will vaccines still work?


A new Covid variant has emerged that looks worryingly different to the one vaccines were designed to fight.

Nov 30, 2021

Channel disaster: A father's anguish, a missing family


Rizgar Hussein hasn't heard from his family since the Channel disaster on Wednesday.

Nov 30, 2021

The gangs enticing migrants to cross the English Channel


The BBC has uncovered evidence showing that smugglers are still telling migrants it is safe to cross.

Nov 30, 2021

Channel migrants: Johnson under pressure to reduce small boat crossings


Lives remain at risk, but as the crisis persists, the greater the political risks for the PM too.

Nov 30, 2021

Channel tragedy: Scramble to identify dead off Calais


At least 27 people died trying to reach the UK by boat. Officials are trying to find their identities.

Nov 30, 2021

Why do migrants leave France and try to cross the English Channel?


Rising numbers of migrants are trying to cross the English Channel in small boats.

Nov 30, 2021

Channel migrants: Why politics is dominating the debate on migrants


UK-French rivalry is making a common solution difficult, says the BBC's Europe Editor Katya Adler.

Nov 30, 2021

Channel deaths: What do we know so far?


There are many unanswered questions following the deaths of 27 people. Here is what we know so far.

Nov 30, 2021

Why Iraqi Kurds risk their lives to reach the West


What drives people to make the perilous journey, which for many has ended in death?

Nov 30, 2021

Channel migrants: What happens to people crossing to the UK?


Record numbers of migrants have been crossing the English Channel in boats in recent months.

Nov 30, 2021

Migrant crisis: The Channel beaches that host a lethal trade in human hope


The journeys migrants make across the Channel are book-ended with beaches that tell the story of the crisis.

Nov 30, 2021

The ‘cocaine collectors’ retrieving smuggled drugs in Rotterdam


Young criminals are risking their lives to retrieve drugs smuggled into the Netherlands amongst freight arriving from Latin America.

Nov 30, 2021

CEO Secrets: From Ordsall poverty to being a billionaire


Peter Done, co-founder of Betfred and CEO of Peninsula, shares his business advice for CEO Secrets.

Nov 30, 2021

New mothers who died of herpes could have been infected by one surgeon


Two mothers who died of herpes after ​having Caesareans could have been infected by a single surgeon, the BBC has found. 

Nov 30, 2021

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