• Coronavirus: Police told to be 'consistent' with lockdown approach

    Image copyright Getty Images Image caption North Yorkshire Police officers have stopped motorists in cars to check that their travel is “essential” UK police officers have been told to take a “consistent” approach when ensuring people comply...

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  • Daniel Levy calls on Premier League managers and players to take pay cuts

    Daniel Levy has called on Premier League managers and players to help English football deal with the financial problems caused by the coronavirus crisis by accepting lower pay after revealing Tottenham have reduced the wages of their...

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  • Coronavirus: World leaders' posts deleted over fake news

    Image copyright Getty Images Image caption President Bolsonaro fell foul of the rules by promoting a supposed cure Facebook and Twitter have deleted posts from world leaders for spreading misinformation about the coronavirus. Facebook deleted a video...

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  • Coronavirus: Aldi, Morrisons and Waitrose lift some restrictions

    Image copyright EPA Aldi, Morrisons and Waitrose are easing restrictions on some of their products which were imposed in the wake of stockpiling earlier this month. All the major supermarkets restricted customers to buying fixed amounts of...

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  • Author Michael Rosen 'poorly but stable' say family

    Image copyright Getty Images Former Children’s Laureate Michael Rosen is “very poorly at the moment” and spent a night in intensive care, his family have said. The statement on Twitter said he was “now doing OK” and...

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  • Steven Caulker: 'It is really hostile at these grounds but I love it'

    “I scored the winner and I didn’t even celebrate,” Steven Caulker says of his goal in Alanyaspor’s behind-closed-doors victory over Gaziantep. It was one of the final games before the Super Lig was suspended in Turkey, one...

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  • Houseparty offers $1m reward for proof of sabotage

    Image copyright Houseparty Image caption Houseparty has become one of the most downloaded apps in several countries The owner of video chat and game app Houseparty is offering a $1m (£810,750) reward for evidence the company was...

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  • Thomas Becket: Alpine ice sheds light on medieval murder

    Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The murder of Thomas Becket in 1170 Ancient air pollution, trapped in ice, reveals new details about life and death in 12th Century Britain. In a study, scientists have found traces...

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  • Coronavirus: Airport handlers at risk of collapse

    Image copyright Getty Images The four companies which manage ground operations at UK airports have warned that they are close to collapse, putting thousands of jobs at risk. Swissport, WFS, Dnata and Menzies may not be able...

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  • The pleasures of Small Sport can help us all through lockdown | Jonathan Liew

    So, how’s quarantine going for you? For me, perhaps the most striking discovery of the past couple of weeks is the revelation that my many deferred and undone tasks – the books not read, the films not...

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  • 'The phone slipped into the bath': Conference call tales

    Image copyright James Gill Image caption A team birthday at GoSquared “I was on a call last week and a colleague’s half-naked boyfriend walked behind her,” recalls communications consultant Jason Nisse. His experience illustrates the pitfalls of...

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  • Arts go interactive during coronavirus lockdown

    Image copyright Royal Academy of Dance Image caption The Royal Academy of Dance’s Silver Swans, pictured before the recent restrictions As Britain begins its second week under strict conditions restricting movements and gatherings, arts organisations are getting...

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