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Covid-19: Budget promises and US experts back jabs for five-year-olds

27 October 2021 - 8:57am
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Wednesday morning.

Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics: From summer to winter Games hosts

27 October 2021 - 8:02am
With 100 days before Beijing 2022, BBC Sport looks at the venues and athletes switching from summer to winter Games.

Mort Sahl: Legendary comedian and satirist dies at age 94

27 October 2021 - 7:50am
His political satire spared no side and revolutionised how stand-up comedy is now performed.

Bobbie Goulding in group of ex-rugby league internationals to sue over brain damage

27 October 2021 - 7:13am
A group of 10 former rugby league players - including ex-Great Britain scrum-half Bobbie Goulding - are claiming the sport has left them with brain damage.

The Papers: Rishi's new age budget as Queen pulls out of COP26

27 October 2021 - 4:57am
The chancellor's Budget plans and the Queen deciding not to attend a climate summit lead the papers.

Huma Abedin: Clinton aide details sex assault by US senator

27 October 2021 - 3:28am
In a new book, Huma Abedin says she was assaulted after a senator invited her into his home.

Moldova: Russia threatens gas supply in Europe's poorest state

27 October 2021 - 2:55am
Moldova has made history by buying gas from somewhere other than Russia. How will the Kremlin react?

Alex Clare: The singer who chose his faith over Adele tour

27 October 2021 - 12:39am
Alex Clare on record label ultimatums and a hopeful return to a kinder music industry.

Who is the redhead living in the Tower of London?

27 October 2021 - 12:36am
It's true a Beefeater's daughter lives within the ancient walls - but this redhead is no blue-blood.

Covid: Charlize Theron wants fairer distribution of vaccines

27 October 2021 - 12:32am
The actress tells the BBC nations must start sharing jabs to help reach the WHO's vaccination goals.

Malkhan Singh: The surrender of India's bandit king

27 October 2021 - 12:29am
Forty years ago, a photographer spent a week following India's dreaded "bandit king" Malkhan Singh.

Life at 50C: Surviving in Kuwait's 'unbearable' heat

27 October 2021 - 12:10am
The Middle East is warming faster than much of the world, leaving Kuwaitis struggling with everyday life.

Ros Atkins on... India's climate challenge

27 October 2021 - 12:08am
A look at how India is trying to balance banishing poverty with meeting its climate commitments.

Budget 2021: Burnley residents' messages for chancellor

27 October 2021 - 12:05am
Residents in Lancashire explain what they want from the chancellor ahead of his Budget.

Girls Night In: 'Spiking is part of going out - so we're staying in'

27 October 2021 - 12:05am
Campaigners say the situation has reached "boiling point" and venues need to do more to keep them safe.

Wage rises will put 30p on a pint, says pub chain

27 October 2021 - 12:03am
Clive Watson, boss of City Pub Group, says the rise will be needed to pay for a higher minimum wage.

Lutalo Muhammad: Why I’m proud to be black and British

27 October 2021 - 12:02am
Two-time Olympic taekwondo medallist Lutalo Muhammad writes about the importance of Black History Month.

Julian Assange: WikiLeaks founder's extradition appeal explained

27 October 2021 - 12:02am
The US begins its appeal in order to extradite the WikiLeaks founder. We explain how we got here.

Latvia 0-10 England: Lionesses maintain 100% record in Women's World Cup qualifying

26 October 2021 - 10:22pm
England maintain their 100% record in qualifying for the Women's World Cup as they put 10 past Latvia in Riga.

Covid: FDA officials back Pfizer jab for children over five in US

26 October 2021 - 10:21pm
Health experts say the benefits outweigh the risks and recommend the FDA authorise the vaccine.


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