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Joseph Wright of Derby painting saved for nation

16 May 2022 - 11:30am
Joseph Wright's Self-Portrait at the Age of About Forty is going on permanent public display.

Buffalo shooting: Supermarket attack victims' names released

16 May 2022 - 11:27am
Ten people were killed in Saturday's attack - described by Buffalo's police chief as a racist hate crime.

Boris Johnson faces knotty diplomatic challenge in Brexit deal talks

16 May 2022 - 11:16am
Boris Johnson grapples with a four-dimensional diplomacy dilemma in Northern Ireland.

Tiger Woods at US PGA: American feeling 'stronger' than at Masters

16 May 2022 - 11:02am
Tiger Woods returns to Southern Hills, where he won the 2007 US PGA Championship, feeling "stronger" than during last month's Masters.

Why Shanghai has abandoned its ‘relaxed’ approach to Covid

16 May 2022 - 10:50am
Shanghai is now under strict lockdown, in marked contrast to its previous strategy to tackle Covid.

Ukraine Eurovision win: Presenter hosting from bunker jumps for joy

16 May 2022 - 10:45am
Timur Miroshnychenko tells BBC Breakfast he hopes the country will be able to host next year.

Premier League title race: League title harder to win than Champions League - Hasenhuttl

16 May 2022 - 10:45am
Winning the Premier League is more difficult than winning the Champions League, says Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl.

North Korea: More than a million Covid cases feared

16 May 2022 - 10:39am
The military has been ordered to intervene as a wave of Covid cases sweeps the unvaccinated country.

Laura Robson: Former junior Wimbledon champion & Olympic silver medallist retires

16 May 2022 - 8:30am
Laura Robson, who won junior Wimbledon at 14 and an Olympic silver medal at 18, confirms her retirement from tennis.

Chelsea 3-2 Man City: Watch Erin Cuthbert's FA Cup final stunner from every angle

16 May 2022 - 6:04am
Watch Erin Cuthbert's long-range goal in Chelsea's 3-2 FA Cup final win against Manchester City from every angle.

Full lunar eclipse creates rare super blood Moon

16 May 2022 - 5:27am
Its hue was created by sunlight being projected through the Earth's atmosphere onto the Moon.

Northern Ireland: PM poised for protocol change ahead of crisis talks

16 May 2022 - 3:05am
Boris Johnson says he is open to dialogue but will act if the EU does not change its position.

Buffalo shooting: Gunman deliberately sought black victims - mayor

16 May 2022 - 2:10am
Questions are being asked about how the suspect carried out the attack when he was known to authorities.

Focus on female farmers in Northumberland and the Scottish Borders

16 May 2022 - 1:30am
A new portrait exhibition features female farmers across Northumberland and the Scottish Borders.

The Papers: 'Radiant Queen' and 'PM's gamble risks trade war'

16 May 2022 - 1:02am
The papers cover the start of Platinum Jubilee celebrations and look ahead to the PM's Belfast visit.

A tale of two femicides - and media bias

16 May 2022 - 12:46am
The media covers some murders less than others, but crimes of femicide may at least soon be counted more accurately.

GCSE and A-level exam invigilator shortages mean parents and teachers are stepping in

16 May 2022 - 12:45am
A union is warning of invigilator shortages as pupils sit their first summer exams since 2019.

Why Urdu language draws ire of India’s right-wing

16 May 2022 - 12:36am
The right-wing appears to think the language as a foreign import but history shows quite the opposite.

Ukraine crisis: Can Africa replace Russian gas supplies to Europe?

16 May 2022 - 12:35am
Europe is desperately seeking alternative sources of gas after Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Sexual violence: 100 festivals commit to tackling the issue

16 May 2022 - 12:34am
There has been "little attention paid to the issue", say researchers.

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