Holiday firms in fresh plea over 2-week flight quarantine plans

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 9:31am
A letter to Home Secretary Priti Patel follows calls last week from MPs to reconsider the rules.

QPR 'appalled' by Championship return on 20 June

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 9:16am
QPR chief executive Lee Hoos says the club is "vehemently opposed" to the EFL's plans for the Championship to return on 20 June.

Obituary: Christo Javacheff, the artist who wrapped the world

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 8:50am
The artist known as Christo was famous for wrapping huge buildings and entire coastlines in fabric.

How the Scotland team - and a national obsession - was born

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 8:15am
BBC Scotland delves into the history books to uncover how the Scottish national team was formed.

BBL ends seasons early with no title awarded

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 8:13am
The British Basketball League ends the 2019-20 season early and the title will not be awarded because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Rory Curtis: Amateur footballer who woke from a coma speaking fluent French

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 7:58am
Rory Curtis was a promising amateur footballer but his life was turned upside down when his car collided with a lorry, the start of a bizarre chain of events.

Coronavirus: School return begins and more businesses reopen

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 7:12am
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this morning.

George Floyd death: Violence erupts on sixth day of protests

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 4:45am
Protests continue in cities across the US sparked by the death of George Floyd at the hands of police.

Hong Kong: Boris Johnson urged to form alliance over China security law

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 3:47am
The UK should be leading the response to China's treatment of Hong Kong, seven former foreign secretaries say.

How Venezuela's fuel crisis is hitting coronavirus victims

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 12:46am
Venezuela's fuel crisis has been so acute that even funeral homes are struggling to transport bodies to the cemetery.

The Papers: 'A million pupils stay home' as some schools return

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 12:34am
Some primary school years in England returning and lockdown rules easing feature in Monday's papers.

Dancing On My Own: The story behind Robyn's 2010 'sad banger'

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 12:18am
The Swedish singer discusses her pop classic, and how she once became 'tired of the broken heart'.

Russia and Turkey risk turning Libya into another Syria

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 12:16am
Gen Haftar's forces have been beaten back from Tripoli but that does not mean peace is at hand.

Remote working: How cities might change if we worked from home more

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 12:15am
Our homes, transport and city-centre spaces would change if we worked from home for good.

A cluster of islands: How Shetland locked down early and stopped the virus in its tracks

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 12:12am
Shetland was one of the UK areas worst hit by Covid-19 - now there have been no new cases for six weeks. How did they do it?

Our masked identities: Cartoons of India's new normal

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 12:08am
Cartoonist Priya Kuriyan documents how masks became prevalent in India - even before its lockdown.

Carly Fiorina's journey from secretary to CEO

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 12:02am
The US entrepreneur started her business career answering the phone, and went on to lead Hewlett-Packard.

'People use us to go to sleep to': Sudoku solvers become internet sensation

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 12:01am
Hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world are watching these men solve Sudoku puzzles.

Coronavirus: The South African village preparing for Covid-19

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 12:01am
For people in South Africa's rural areas trying to protect themselves from Covid-19, hand washing in clean water isn't possible.

Coronavirus changes how doctors deal with death

BBC News - 1 June 2020 - 12:01am
Five doctors administering end-of-life care reflect on the current crisis.


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