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Letter-writing: Connection in disconnected times

20 May 2020 - 12:45am
Stuck indoors, people are turning to an old way of keeping in touch - even Taylor Swift is joining in.

Losing a ‘beacon of light’ of the UK’s ultra-Orthodox community to coronavirus

20 May 2020 - 12:24am
The UK’s Jewish population has been hit particularly hard by coronavirus, religious and community leaders say.

Coronavirus: Mixed reality headsets help medics treat Covid-19 patients

20 May 2020 - 12:21am
Hand gestures allow doctors to view x-rays and scans, and connect with colleagues in another room.

Organ donation: Transplant stories as law changes

20 May 2020 - 12:21am
As life-saving organ donation laws come into force, four people share their transplant stories.

Max and Keira's Law: Mum 'blown away' by organ transplant legacy

20 May 2020 - 12:20am
Max and Keira's Law will make all adults in England potential organ donors unless they opt out.

Afghan maternity ward attack: The newborn baby who survived two gunshots

20 May 2020 - 12:19am
Amina is one of the youngest survivors of an attack on an Afghan maternity ward which killed 24 people last week.

Coronavirus lockdown: The Indian migrants dying to get home

20 May 2020 - 12:11am
Many poor Indians, fleeing hunger in locked down cities, have died of exhaustion or in accidents.

Covid: Concerns over 'out of pocket' rail passengers

20 May 2020 - 12:07am
Some season ticket holders 'in the dark' over refunds, but firms say refund demand is unprecedented.

Johnson & Johnson to stop selling baby powder in US

20 May 2020 - 12:03am
The healthcare giant faces thousands of lawsuits from consumers claiming talc caused their cancer.

Newspaper headlines: Doubts over schools reopening and 'arise Sir Tom'

19 May 2020 - 11:32pm
NHS fundraiser Captain Tom Moore, 100, features on many of Wednesday's front pages as he is knighted.

Coronavirus: Captain Tom Moore awarded knighthood for NHS fundraising

19 May 2020 - 10:30pm
The 100-year-old war veteran raised £32m for NHS charities by completing 100 laps of his garden.

Wednesday's gossip: Sane not interested in Liverpool move

19 May 2020 - 10:20pm
Manchester City's Sane not interested in Liverpool move, Manchester United target Traore, Spurs' Vertonghen offered Betis deal, plus more.

Hungary outlaws changing birth gender on documents

19 May 2020 - 10:03pm
The government says the law will eliminate legal uncertainty, but trans people fear discrimination.

BBC Three could return as an on-air channel

19 May 2020 - 10:00pm
The BBC says it is "considering the case" for returning the channel to "linear television."

Cambridge University: All lectures to be online-only until summer of 2021

19 May 2020 - 9:39pm
There will be no face-to-face lectures in the next academic year due to coronavirus, the university says.

Hudson-Odoi returns to Chelsea training after arrest

19 May 2020 - 9:29pm
Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi returns to limited training on Tuesday following his arrest in the early hours of Sunday.

Burnley assistant Woan tests positive for Covid-19

19 May 2020 - 9:02pm
Burnley confirm their assistant manager Ian Woan was among six positive tests for coronavirus across three Premier League clubs.

Teacher pays tribute to teen shot dead in Blackburn

19 May 2020 - 8:35pm
Aya Hachem who was shot dead in Blackburn was a "very intelligent young lady", her head teacher said.

Stalking: My ex-partner sent me 4,000 emails

19 May 2020 - 6:58pm
One victim speaks out about her ordeal as her former partner is convicted of stalking her.

Coronavirus: Labour party cancels annual conference

19 May 2020 - 6:50pm
The party's set piece gathering was scheduled to take place in Liverpool in September.


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