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GCSE and A-level pupils could sit mini exams to aid grading

13 January 2021 - 9:57am
Education Secretary Gavin Williamson said this would help teachers to decide "deserved grades".

YouTube suspends Donald Trump's channel

13 January 2021 - 8:11am
The Google-owned service said the president had broken its rules over the incitement of violence.

Covid-19: Breaking down Asian vaccine myths in Lancashire

13 January 2021 - 7:57am
How children of South Asian families are helping to overcome misinformation about the Covid-19 vaccine.

Lisa Montgomery: Looking for answers in the life of a killer

13 January 2021 - 7:23am
Lisa Montgomery's lawyers argued she was a mentally ill victim of abuse who deserved mercy, but her victim's community said otherwise.

Covid-19: NHS staff struggles and free meals row

13 January 2021 - 7:19am
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Wednesday morning.

Lisa Montgomery: US executes only woman on federal death row

13 January 2021 - 7:18am
Lisa Montgomery, who killed a pregnant woman and took her baby, died by lethal injection in Indiana.

Covid: Large trial of new treatment begins in UK

13 January 2021 - 7:16am
It is hoped the treatment will help stop patients from developing severe illness from the virus.

The teenage Scot who plays the young Wonder Woman

13 January 2021 - 6:29am
Lilly Aspell not only plays the young heroine but also performs most of her own stunts in the new film.

Stroud GP vaccinates her father against Covid-19

13 January 2021 - 6:25am
A GP in Stroud has been able to vaccinate her father, and see him for the first time since March.

Media billionaire David Barclay dies, aged 86

13 January 2021 - 6:15am
Together with his twin brother, Sir David built a business empire spanning hotels, retail and newspapers.

Battery lodged in baby's throat for four months

13 January 2021 - 6:10am
Doctors believed 11-month-old Sofia-Grace Hill was rejecting food because she had tonsillitis.

Palmeiras 0-2 River Plate: Palmeiras into Copa Libertadores final after thriller

13 January 2021 - 6:04am
Watch highlights as Palmeiras reach the Copa Libertadores final - with River Plate denied a goal and two penalties in the second leg of the semi-final.

YFN Lucci: US rapper wanted in Atlanta for suspected murder

13 January 2021 - 4:42am
Police in Atlanta want to question YFN Lucci, 29, over a fatal shooting in the city last month.

Indonesia coronavirus: The vaccination drive targeting younger people

13 January 2021 - 4:07am
Instead of inoculating the elderly, Indonesia is focusing on working-age adults. Will it succeed?

Sinovac: Brazil results show Chinese vaccine 50.4% effective

13 January 2021 - 3:52am
Latest results show Sinovac's Covid-19 vaccine is less effective than previous data suggested.

Impeachment: Republicans begin to turn on Trump

13 January 2021 - 2:54am
A top House Republican says she will vote to impeach Mr Trump over last week's US Capitol riot.

China: Senior Conservatives call for reset of UK policy

13 January 2021 - 2:03am
A report from a Tory right group adds to internal pressure on the government to harden its stance.

Drill and rap music on trial

13 January 2021 - 1:34am
The BBC's Steve Swann looks at the use of UK drill music as evidence in criminal prosecutions.

Gavin Williamson: Machiavelli or Private Pike?

13 January 2021 - 1:32am
How has the education secretary survived so many U-turns? Or has he been unfairly accused?

Covid-19: Special school staff want jab priority

13 January 2021 - 1:22am
Parents of disabled children are calling for teachers in special schools to receive the Covid-19 vaccine.


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