Lockdown learning 'gulf' sparks call to treble pupil premium
Academy leader Steve Chalke says the government must act before poor children suffer "irrevocable damage". | 26-Sep-2020 01:15

Coronavirus: Children behind rising demand for tests in England
Three times as many children under nine were tested in early September as in the previous two weeks. | 26-Sep-2020 01:15

Covid-19: Fewer than 0.1% fined for no masks on trains
Police said enforcement in the form of fixed penalty notices was only used as a "last resort". | 26-Sep-2020 01:12

Coronavirus: Two million deaths 'very likely' even with vaccine, WHO warns
A top health expert says an "unimaginable" death toll is possible, even if vaccines are developed. | 26-Sep-2020 00:46

Jorginho to Arsenal if Chelsea buy Rice - Saturday's gossip
Lampard wants Chelsea to make move for Rice, Tottenham in talks to sign Skriniar, Sevilla expect second Kounde offer from Man City, plus more. | 26-Sep-2020 00:30

Amy Coney Barrett 'to be picked by Trump for Supreme Court'
The 48-year-old judge and former law professor from Indiana is a favourite of social conservatives. | 26-Sep-2020 00:29

Croydon police officer shot dead named as Sgt Matt Ratana
Tributes are paid to the "much-loved" and "talented officer" who was killed in a London custody centre. | 26-Sep-2020 00:14

I'm boxing Pacquiao next in the Middle East - McGregor
Conor McGregor says he is coming out of retirement for a boxing fight with Manny Pacquiao in the Middle East. | 26-Sep-2020 00:14

Courtroom escape sends police officer flying down stairs
A deputy went down the stairs head first trying to catch the defendant as he made a run for it. | 26-Sep-2020 00:03

The Papers: Suspect in police shooting 'on terror watch list'
The death of a Metropolitan Police officer in south London leads many of Saturday's newspapers. | 25-Sep-2020 23:49

Ukraine military plane crash: Cadets among at least 22 people killed
The aircraft, carrying air force cadets, was on a training flight when it came down near Kharkiv. | 25-Sep-2020 23:48

Manchester Metropolitan University students forced into lockdown
Hundreds of students in two Manchester accommodation blocks must self-isolate for 14 days. | 25-Sep-2020 23:43

Coronavirus: UK pledges £500m to global vaccine-sharing scheme
The PM will call on world leaders to set aside differences as he sets out plans to prevent future pandemics. | 25-Sep-2020 23:35

Breonna Taylor case: ‘To be a black woman right now, it’s painful’
Activist and businesswoman Yandy Smith-Harris shares her reaction to the Breonna Taylor case decision. | 25-Sep-2020 23:23

Paris attack: Stabbing near Charlie Hebdo office 'an act of terror'
Two people were seriously wounded near the former offices of satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo. | 25-Sep-2020 23:20

'If taking a knee continues, you can't ignore it'
Taking a knee before matches should carry on because "if it continues, you can't ignore it", says former Queens Park Rangers defender Nedum Onuoha. | 25-Sep-2020 23:17

Huddersfield condemn Forest to worst start in 66 years
Huddersfield get their first win of 2020-21 and condemn Nottingham Forest to their worst league start for 66 years. | 25-Sep-2020 23:07

All signs lead to Dele Alli leaving Tottenham - Jermaine Jenas
Former Tottenham midfielder Jermaine Jenas says "all the signs lead to" Dele Alli leaving the North London club. | 25-Sep-2020 22:30

Breonna Taylor: Louisville police shooting suspect held on $1m bail
Larynzo Johnson, 26, is accused of shooting two policemen during protests for Breonna Taylor. | 25-Sep-2020 22:00

Essex's Cook makes 172 but Bob Willis Trophy final still in balance
Sir Alastair Cook makes 172 as the Bob Willis Trophy final between Essex and Somerset remains in the balance. | 25-Sep-2020 19:33

'The weather is so, so cold' - Nadal ready for 'tough' Paris conditions
Twelve-time champion Rafael Nadal says the colder weather at a delayed French Open will provide the toughest conditions he has faced in Paris. | 25-Sep-2020 19:09

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Personal trainer honours her with push-ups by casket
The late Supreme Court justice's personal trainer pays his respects as she lies in state at the US Capitol. | 25-Sep-2020 18:38

Auschwitz Memorial director offers to serve sentence for Nigeria 'blasphemy' boy
Polish historian says he will serve part of the jail term of a boy, 13, convicted of blasphemy in Nigeria. | 25-Sep-2020 18:33

Sir David Attenborough breaks Jennifer Aniston's Instagram record
The broadcaster gains a million followers within five hours of joining the platform. | 25-Sep-2020 18:03

Atletico Madrid sign Suarez from Barcelona
Atletico Madrid complete the signing of striker Luis Suarez from La Liga rivals Barcelona. | 25-Sep-2020 17:53

David Cameron: How is his autobiography selling?
The ex-PM published his memoir last year - how does it measure up against books by other former leaders? | 25-Sep-2020 17:06

Covid: Worker fired for misusing test-and-trace details
The bus tour employee used Kat Kingsley's personal details to contact her without good cause. | 25-Sep-2020 16:59

European Commission to challenge Apple tax bill verdict
EU court ruling that the tech giant does not have to pay hefty back taxes to Ireland goes back to court. | 25-Sep-2020 15:53

French Open fans cut to 1,000 a day amid new Covid-19 restrictions
The French Open, which starts on Sunday, will now only be allowed to have 1,000 fans a day after new coronavirus restrictions were introduced in the country. | 25-Sep-2020 13:15

UK borrowing soars in August as Covid costs mount
Public borrowing hit £35.9bn last month as the pandemic forces the government to borrow more money. | 25-Sep-2020 13:15

Charlie Hebdo: Four hurt in stabbing near magazine's former office
Four people are hurt wounded in Paris near the scene of the deadly 2015 attack on the magazine. | 25-Sep-2020 13:15

Covid: Coronavirus cases in England up 60% in a week
The Office for National Statistics said there was "clear evidence" of an increase in cases among younger age groups. | 25-Sep-2020 13:15

Police officer shot dead at Croydon Custody Centre
The 23-year-old suspect is critically ill after turning the gun on himself at the Croydon centre. | 25-Sep-2020 13:15

Tottenham handed Carabao Cup bye after Orient players test positive for coronavirus
Tottenham are awarded a bye into the fourth round of the Carabao Cup after their tie with Leyton Orient was called off. | 25-Sep-2020 12:38

Disney sued over Toy Story 4 Evel Knievel 'knock-off'
The company is accused of basing its Duke Caboom character on the 1970s stuntman without permission. | 25-Sep-2020 12:37

Tesco joins Morrisons to limit sales of some items
Limits on loo roll and flour are back as supermarkets act to prevent a repeat of March's panic buying. | 25-Sep-2020 12:29

Mine-detecting rat receives prestigious gold medal
Mine-detecting rat, Magawa, has sniffed out dozens of landmines and unexploded munitions in Cambodia. | 25-Sep-2020 12:23

Ruth Bader Ginsburg becomes first woman to lie in state in US capitol
Thousands have already paid their respects as she lay in repose outside the Supreme Court this week. | 25-Sep-2020 12:03

Covid-hit university students: 'Why have they sent us here?'
Students caught up in a spate of Covid outbreaks questioned why university residences were allowed to open. | 25-Sep-2020 11:53

Nadal back & chasing 20th Grand Slam at unfamiliar-looking French Open
Rafael Nadal returns to Grand Slam tennis, Andy Murray is back on clay and Serena Williams goes again for a 24th major when the French Open starts on Sunday. | 25-Sep-2020 11:49

Lizzo says body positivity has become too 'commercialised' and 'cool'
Pop star Lizzo says the movement has been hijacked by those who don't need to benefit from it. | 25-Sep-2020 11:44

The threat of 'vaccine nationalism'
Ros Atkins looks at why vaccine nationalism is a growing concern in the global effort to tackle Covid-19. | 25-Sep-2020 11:44

Taio Cruz quits TikTok after 'suicidal thoughts'
The pop star says he deleted his account after "hateful videos" affected his mental health. | 25-Sep-2020 11:42

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank expecting a baby, Buckingham Palace says
She says she and her husband, Jack Brooksbank, are "so excited" about the child, due early next year. | 25-Sep-2020 11:36

Valtteri Bottas fastest in first Russia practice
Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas is fastest in an incident-packed first practice session at the Russian Grand Prix. | 25-Sep-2020 11:35

Bah Ndaw: Mali to swear in civilian interim leader after coup
The ex-defence minister was picked by the coup leader to head a transitional government until elections. | 25-Sep-2020 11:26

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