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Premier League clubs agree to resume contact training as four more test positive
28/05/2020 | sport | football | 2,095
Premier League clubs agree to resume contact training as four more individuals across three teams test positive for coronavirus.
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Johnson urges UK to 'move on' from Cummings row
26/05/2020 | news | politics | 15,842
The PM rules out an inquiry into the conduct of his top aide at the height of the coronavirus lockdown.
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Minister quits over Cummings' lockdown actions
26/05/2020 | news | politics | 14,545
Douglas Ross quits the government as more than 35 Conservative MPs call for Dominic Cummings to go.
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Sanzaar & Six Nations teams in talks to plan out global rugby union calendar
22/05/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 265
Sanzaar and the Six Nations - which represent the biggest 10 international teams in world rugby - are working together to align the global calendar.
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Quarantine plans for UK arrivals unveiled
22/05/2020 | news | uk | 4,734
From 8 June, people arriving in the UK must self-isolate for 14 days - but some workers will be exempt.
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Acting earlier would have cut deaths - Sage member
21/05/2020 | news | uk | 1,065
Locking down the UK sooner would have made a big difference to the death rate, a scientific adviser says.
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Immune clue sparks coronavirus treatment hope
21/05/2020 | news | health | 654
Better understanding of Covid-19's impact on the immune system gives hope an existing drug might aid recovery.
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Scottish lockdown easing to begin next week
20/05/2020 | news | uk | 4,311
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon unveils a four-phase "route map" aimed at relaxing the coronavirus restrictions.
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Track and trace system in place from June - PM
20/05/2020 | news | uk | 4,494
It comes as Labour accuses the government of leaving a "huge hole" in the UK's coronavirus defences.
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Extra bank holiday in October being considered
19/05/2020 | news | business | 2,089
The tourist industry says another public holiday would help offset losses caused by the lockdown.
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Scotland aims to ease lockdown on 28 May
18/05/2020 | news | uk | 2,273
The moves will allow some sports and outdoor activities, and meeting someone from another household.
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UK adds loss of smell to coronavirus symptoms list
18/05/2020 | news | health | 983
Loss of smell and taste join a new cough and fever as signs that self-isolation may be necessary, experts say.
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Borussia Dortmund 4-0 Schalke: Haaland scores in Dortmund win on Bundesliga return
16/05/2020 | sport | football | 1,289
Erling Braut Haaland scores for Borussia Dortmund as they mark the return of the Bundesliga during the coronavirus outbreak with a convincing derby win over Schalke.
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Formula 1: Deal reached to hold British Grand Prix but quarantine questions remain
15/05/2020 | sport | f1 | 285
Formula 1 and Silverstone agree a deal for two grands prix to be held at the track behind closed doors this season.
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London congestion charge to be reinstated
15/05/2020 | news | uk | 945
The charge will resume on Monday and go up in June to avoid a build up of traffic in the capital.
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Coronavirus infection 'R' rate in UK creeps up
15/05/2020 | news | health | 4,837
The figure is now much closer to one - the point at which the virus starts spreading rapidly.
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Lockdown in Wales could be relaxed in two weeks
14/05/2020 | news | uk | 1,468
Wales' first minister announces a cautious plan for easing restrictions on daily life.
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Coronavirus antibody test a 'positive development'
14/05/2020 | news | health | 3,824
The test, now approved in the UK, can tell who has had Covid-19 - but gives no guarantee they are immune.
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Chancellor says UK facing 'significant recession'
12/05/2020 | news | business | 7,223
The UK's economy shrank at the fastest pace since 2008 during the first three months of the year.
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Heads say 1 June school reopening 'unfeasible'
12/05/2020 | news | education | 2,300
Head teacher leader and council boss say they need more time to prepare for school reopening in England.
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Foreign holiday season 'likely to be cancelled'
12/05/2020 | news | business | 3,665
Health Secretary Matt Hancock says "big, lavish international holidays" are unlikely this summer.
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World Rugby: English & French clubs want say over new schedule
11/05/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 99
The English and French clubs write to World Rugby in a bid to be formally involved in the establishment of a new schedule post-coronavirus.
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'Do not drive from England to Wales to exercise'
11/05/2020 | news | uk | 2,896
People are warned not to travel to Wales from England for leisure activities or to second homes.
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UK 'to bring in 14-day air passenger quarantine'
08/05/2020 | news | business | 9,501
An airline industry body says it has been told coronavirus quarantining will start from the end of May.
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More substitutes and option to stop VAR when football season resumes
08/05/2020 | sport | football | 2,359
Teams will be allowed to use five substitutes when the season resumes after a Fifa proposal to help with fixture congestion was approved.
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Ministers to announce lockdown plans on Friday
07/05/2020 | news | uk | 663
Wales' first minister will outline how and when minor adjustments to the restrictions will be made.
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Which Premier League squads need work in the transfer window? The top 10 clubs
07/05/2020 | sport | football | 600
With uncertainty around the next transfer window, what shape are Premier League squads in? We take a look at all 20 clubs, starting with the top 10.
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Bank of England warns of sharp UK recession
06/05/2020 | news | business | 5,332
Bank head Andrew Bailey tells the BBC there will be no quick return to normality after the hit to jobs and income.
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UK first European country to pass 30,000 deaths
06/05/2020 | news | uk | 3,919
The UK records a further 649 deaths, taking the total number of coronavirus deaths to 30,076.
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Rick Parry: English Football League clubs face '£200m hole' by September
05/05/2020 | sport | football | 758
English Football League chairman Rick Parry says the season needs to be concluded before 31 July and that clubs face a "£200m hole".
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UK coronavirus death toll higher than Italy's
05/05/2020 | news | uk | 5,283
The figure of 29,427 deaths is "a massive tragedy", the foreign secretary says, but steers clear of comparisons.
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Mass testing earlier 'would have been beneficial'
05/05/2020 | news | uk | 2,344
The UK's chief scientist tells MPs mass testing is "part of the system that you need to get right".
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World leaders pledge billions for vaccine fight
04/05/2020 | news | world | 2,692
More than $8bn (£6.5bn) are pledged to help develop a vaccine and fund research into treatments.
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World Rugby election: Sir Bill Beaumont beats Agustin Pichot and is re-elected chairman
02/05/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 581
Former England captain Sir Bill Beaumont is re-elected as World Rugby chairman for another four years as he beats Agustin Pichot.
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Thousands signal interest in Covid-19 plasma trial
01/05/2020 | news | health | 1,251
It is hoped the antibodies recovered patients have built up will help clear the virus in others.
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Do British people still accept the lockdown?
30/04/2020 | news | uk | 3,284
Many say they would be uncomfortable leaving home even if restrictions were lifted.
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UK past the peak of coronavirus, says PM
30/04/2020 | news | uk | 3,304
Boris Johnson says he will set out a plan next week on the economy, schools and transport beyond lockdown.
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Tube may be 'overwhelmed' when lockdown is lifted
30/04/2020 | news | uk | 1,007
Transport and police in London could come under great strain if restrictions are eased, a report warns.
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Coronavirus: Sport should start again 'from bottom up not top down'
29/04/2020 | sport | other | 342
Sports should return from the "bottom up not the top down" when the coronavirus lockdown lifts, says a public health adviser.
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Scottish government suggests covering face in shops
28/04/2020 | news | uk | 2,712
Nicola Sturgeon says there may be "some benefit" in wearing a cloth face covering in enclosed areas.
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'Project Restart': Premier League ramps up plans for resuming season
27/04/2020 | sport | football | 2,611
Plans to resume the Premier League season will step up this week in what has been labelled "Project Restart".
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This is the moment of maximum risk, Johnson says
27/04/2020 | news | uk | 5,932
The PM returns as ministers pledge £60,000 for the families of NHS and care staff who die with Covid-19.
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Lifting of Scottish lockdown 'likely to be phased'
23/04/2020 | news | uk | 3,343
A Scottish government paper on plans to lift lockdown warns life will not return to normal for some time.
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Pressure to give businesses 'hope' in lockdown
23/04/2020 | news | uk | 1,584
A senior Tory MP says the government must discuss a return to normality or risk companies folding.
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Banning cars made easier to aid social distancing
20/04/2020 | news | science | 1,043
Councils in England can now ban cars from streets more easily to allow space for social distancing.
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RAF plane en route to Turkey amid NHS kit row
20/04/2020 | news | uk | 4,564
The government says it is working "around the clock" to end the shortage of protective gear.
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Councils 'on brink of financial failure'
17/04/2020 | news | politics | 1,723
Coronavirus has seen costs of supporting vulnerable people increase just as councils' incomes drop.
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Virus tests expanded to more public service staff
17/04/2020 | news | uk | 2,589
Capacity is rising "sharply" but fewer NHS staff than expected are coming forward, Matt Hancock says.
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UK to be 'guided by scientists' on face masks
17/04/2020 | news | uk | 2,226
There are growing calls for the public to wear face masks but ministers insist the evidence is mixed.
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'Virtual' Parliament plans approved
15/04/2020 | news | politics | 1,039
MPs and peers plan to take part in some parliamentary business via video link.
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Publish exit strategy this week - Labour
14/04/2020 | news | politics | 4,977
Labour urges clarity - but ministers say is too soon to talk about easing coronavirus restrictions.
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Chancellor warns of 'tough times' for UK economy
14/04/2020 | news | business | 4,408
A forecast suggests coronavirus will have "serious implications" for the UK economy, Rishi Sunak says.
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One in five deaths now linked to coronavirus
14/04/2020 | news | health | 4,641
Coronavirus prompts spike in mortality with data showing weekly deaths have hit a record high.
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Measles resurgence fear amid coronavirus
14/04/2020 | news | health | 639
Millions of children risk missing out on measles vaccines, Unicef warns.
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Harry Kane: Tottenham will not sell striker to domestic rival this summer
13/04/2020 | sport | football | 1,581
Tottenham do not intend to let England striker Harry Kane leave the club this summer and will not sell to a domestic rival.
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Airbnb restricts UK bookings due to coronavirus
09/04/2020 | news | technology | 605
NHS staff and other key workers can still book accommodation through a programme called Frontline Stays.
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Police warning after 660 illegal parties shut down
08/04/2020 | news | uk | 4,512
Greater Manchester Police says some house parties even featured bouncy castles, DJs or fireworks.
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'Drop in global trade to be worse than 2008 crisis'
08/04/2020 | news | business | 416
The World Trade Organization (WTO) predicts a contraction of between 13% and 32% this year.
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England: Who might Eddie Jones pick for the 2023 World Cup?
08/04/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 281
Which young stars might Eddie Jones pick in a bid to propel England to World Cup glory in 2023?
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Most coronavirus deaths occurring in hospitals
07/04/2020 | news | health | 1,122
Latest figures show some are happening in the community but most are on hospital wards.
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The Open cancelled; Masters, US Open & US PGA Championship rescheduled
06/04/2020 | sport | golf | 418
The 149th Open Championship is cancelled but 2020's three other men's majors are rescheduled because of the global coronavirus pandemic.
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Closing open spaces should be 'last resort'
06/04/2020 | news | uk | 3,230
The communities secretary warns councils to be "judicious" over locking up green spaces.
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Public urged to follow 'mission-critical' rules
05/04/2020 | news | uk | 8,300
The health secretary criticised "unbelievable" behaviour after people packed into sunny public parks.
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Warning over daily coronavirus death figures
04/04/2020 | news | health | 1,717
Spikes or dips may in part reflect bottlenecks in the reporting system, rather than real changes in the trend.
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British & Irish Lions: Sir Ian McGeechan picks his best XV for 2021
04/04/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 377
Sir Ian McGeechan has twice led the British & Irish Lions to South Africa, as well as touring as a player. Here, he picks his XV for the 2021 tour.
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'Stay at home' plea as Easter holiday looms
03/04/2020 | news | uk | 1,407
Warm weather is expected but the coronavirus lockdown remains in place, authorities warn.
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First coronavirus field hospital opens in London
03/04/2020 | news | uk | 3,001
It comes as the Queen will address the nation on Sunday, as the number of deaths rises to 3,602.
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Coronavirus: Premier League players should take a pay cut - Matt Hancock
02/04/2020 | sport | football | 2,573
The "first thing" Premier League footballers can do is "take a pay cut and play their part" to help out during the coronavirus pandemic, says health secretary Matt Hancock.
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Labour leadership ballot closes
02/04/2020 | news | politics | 808
Rebecca Long-Bailey, Lisa Nandy or Sir Keir Starmer will be announced as leader on Saturday.
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Eddie Jones: England boss signs new deal through to 2023 World Cup
02/04/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 530
Eddie Jones agrees a new deal to continue coaching England through to the Rugby World Cup in France in 2023.
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Universal credit claims soar to nearly a million
01/04/2020 | news | politics | 356
Officials say the benefit system is coping despite unprecedented demand due to pandemic.
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Wimbledon cancelled due to coronavirus - where does that leave tennis in 2020?
01/04/2020 | sport | tennis | 805
Wimbledon is cancelled for 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic - so where does that leave tennis for the rest of the year?
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Supermarkets scrap some product restrictions
31/03/2020 | news | business | 2,699
Aldi, Morrisons, Waitrose and Asda ease limits on how many of some individual items people can buy.
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Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics: New dates confirmed for 2021
30/03/2020 | sport | other | 137
The Tokyo Olympic Games will start on 23 July, 2021 and finish 8 August, with the Paralympics following from 24 August to 5 September.
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UK considers virus-tracing app to ease lockdown
30/03/2020 | news | technology | 1,769
Study describes how app would alert citizens if someone they came into contact with tests positive.
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Harry Kane: End of June the limit for season, says Tottenham striker
29/03/2020 | sport | football | 1,640
England captain Harry Kane says the Premier League season should be scrapped if it cannot be completed by the end of June
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Government cracks down on coronavirus fake news
29/03/2020 | news | technology | 1,889
A rapid response unit is working with social media firms to take down misleading or harmful content.
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Things to get worse before getting better, PM says
28/03/2020 | news | politics | 5,154
Measures to target coronavirus may get tougher, Boris Johnson says in letter sent to every UK home.
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How fast is the coronavirus growing in the UK?
26/03/2020 | news | health | 3,850
Comparing the UK’s epidemic to other countries after Friday saw the biggest rise in deaths so far.
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Virus crisis 'has paused Whitehall backbiting'
26/03/2020 | news | politics | 908
But a union boss questions whether ministers will value civil servants more "over the long term".
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PM urged to face MPs during parliamentary break
26/03/2020 | news | politics | 693
Parliament has closed down for a month, meaning Boris Johnson will not be scrutinised by MPs.
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NHS staff to get free parking amid virus outbreak
26/03/2020 | news | politics | 863
A petition signed by 400,000 called on the government to thank NHS staff by axing the fees.
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PM thanks 500,000 who have signed up to help NHS
25/03/2020 | news | uk | 2,948
The role of volunteers will be "absolutely crucial" in fighting coronavirus, says Boris Johnson.
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Tokyo 2020: Olympic and Paralympic Games postponed because of coronavirus
24/03/2020 | sport | other | 331
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games are postponed until next year because of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic.
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Gary Neville: Too soon to consider games behind closed doors
23/03/2020 | sport | football | 706
Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville says it is too early to consider playing football matches in stadiums without fans.
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Packed Tube trains make distancing 'impossible'
23/03/2020 | news | uk | 2,515
The crowding has left London Underground drivers and staff "furious", a union leader says.
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Greggs to close all stores to prevent virus spread
22/03/2020 | news | technology | 1,675
Restaurant chains including McDonald's and Nando's close, saying they want to protect staff and customers.
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Stay at home to stay safe, 1.5 million advised
21/03/2020 | news | uk | 6,986
They will be advised to stay at home for 12 weeks, as the UK's death total reaches 281.
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Social distancing may be needed for ‘most of year’
20/03/2020 | news | uk | 2,545
The government's scientific advisers say this will help to limit the spread of coronavirus.
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Tokyo Olympics & coronavirus: Lord Coe says too early to decide on cancellation
19/03/2020 | sport | other | 337
It is too early to decide whether to cancel the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, says World Athletics chief Lord Coe.
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Dozens of Tube stations to shut over coronavirus
18/03/2020 | news | uk | 704
The night Tube will be stopped from this weekend as part of new contingency plans across London.
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Pound plunges to its lowest level in over 30 years
18/03/2020 | news | business | 2,540
The pound falls to its lowest level against the dollar since 1985, trading at $1.15.
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BBC delays over-75 TV licence fee changes
16/03/2020 | news | entertainment | 1,093
Millions were due to lose free licences on 1 June, but coronavirus means it's "not the right time".
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English local elections postponed over coronavirus
13/03/2020 | news | politics | 2,767
The delay comes as visitor access to Parliament is restricted to reduce the impact of the virus.
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Wales v Scotland: Rhys Webb starts for hosts & WRU confirms game is on
13/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 804
Rhys Webb starts for Wales and prop WillGriff John will make his debut when they face Scotland in the Six Nations in Cardiff on Saturday.
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May elections 'should be postponed to autumn'
12/03/2020 | news | politics | 126
The England and Wales polling watchdog wants to "mitigate" the impact of coronavirus on voters.
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Republic of Ireland to close schools and colleges
12/03/2020 | news | uk | 2,238
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar says the measures take effect from 18:00 on Thursday until 29 March.
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Sunak pumps billions into economy to combat virus
11/03/2020 | news | politics | 3,936
The chancellor warns the outbreak is likely to cause a temporary but significant disruption to the UK economy, in his first Budget.
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Keeping schools open 'best course of action'
11/03/2020 | news | education | 1,539
Head teachers back schools being kept open but ask for exams advice for worried parents.
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Justin Tipuric: 'Don't panic, make easy fixes' flanker tells Wales
08/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 572
Justin Tipuric says Wales must not panic and can make "easy fixes" after their "frustrating" Six Nations defeat by England.
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Six Nations 2020: Scotland 28-17 France - Grand Slam bid ends at Murrayfield
08/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 1,143
Mohamed Haouas is sent off as Scotland beat France 28-17 to end their bid for a Six Nations Grand Slam with a fourth consecutive Murrayfield defeat.
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NHS will get 'whatever it needs' for coronavirus
08/03/2020 | news | uk | 202
The chancellor says he is also considering more support for businesses and individuals in an epidemic.
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England 33-30 Wales: Dramatic end on a confusing day in the Six Nations
07/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 1,931
England were irresistible at the start but there was mayhem at the end after Manu Tuilagi was sent off, says Tom Fordyce.
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England v Wales: George Ford v Dan Biggar and other key battles
06/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 533
England host Wales at Twickenham in the Six Nations on Saturday and BBC pundits Paul Grayson and James Hook look at four key battles.
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England v Wales: Dan Biggar fit for Six Nations match, says Alun Wyn Jones
06/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 116
Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones says Dan Biggar is fit to play after the fly-half was named in Wayne Pivac's side for the Six Nations match against England at Twickenham.
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SheBelieves Cup: Have England gone backwards since World Cup?
06/03/2020 | sport | football | 642
After England women lose their sixth match in nine, BBC Sport asks if the Lionesses have regressed since reaching the World Cup semi-finals.
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Six Nations: The stats superbrains fine-tuning England's tactics
06/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 265
How two 20-somethings and their statistical modelling have become part of England's pre-match plotting.
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England v Wales: Visitors drop Faletau, but Liam Williams and Dan Biggar fit
05/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 434
Taulupe Faletau is dropped to the bench as Josh Navidi comes in at number eight to face England in the Six Nations at Twickenham on Saturday.
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England v Wales: Mark Wilson and Anthony Watson return for hosts
05/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 170
Flanker Mark Wilson and wing Anthony Watson will make their first England appearances since the Rugby World Cup when they face Wales in the Six Nations on Saturday.
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Chris Ashton: Harlequins sign former England winger after Sale Sharks exit
04/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 333
Former England winger Chris Ashton joins Harlequins two days after leaving Premiership rivals Sale Sharks.
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Three days more sick pay for self-isolating workers
04/03/2020 | news | uk | 1,550
Workers will get statutory sick pay from the first day off work, Boris Johnson tells the Commons.
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Face mask ads banned for 'misleading' virus claims
03/03/2020 | news | uk | 400
Adverts by two firms made false claims about preventing the spread of coronavirus, watchdog rules.
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Emile Ntamack: 'Rugby is in Romain's blood' - France fly-half's father
03/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 111
Former France wing Emile Ntamack says he cannot share his son Romain's on-pitch composure while watching him in the Six Nations.
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Fifth of workers 'could be off sick at virus peak'
03/03/2020 | news | uk | 5,061
Non-urgent NHS care may be delayed if the coronavirus outbreak worsens, the government says, as the number of UK cases rises to 51.
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Labour 'braced for losses' in council elections
02/03/2020 | news | politics | 1,988
The party faces "one of its worst" performances in recent history in May, internal research suggests.
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Coronavirus could spread 'significantly' - PM
02/03/2020 | news | uk | 2,680
Boris Johnson says expansion of the virus is "on the cards" in the UK, as the number of cases rises to 39.
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England v Wales: Mako Vunipola and Luke Cowan-Dickie available for Wales game
02/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 471
England prop Mako Vunipola is available for Saturday's Six Nations match against Wales after missing the Ireland game for personal reasons.
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Finn Russell: Exiled Scotland fly-half holds positive talks with Gregor Townsend
01/03/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 213
Finn Russell could return for Scotland's summer tour after holding positive talks with head coach Gregor Townsend.
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England v Wales: Pivac-Gatland comparison unfair - Alun Wyn Jones
29/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 87
Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones says it will be harsh to judge new coach Wayne Pivac on a possible unwanted Six Nations statistic.
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Labour leadership: Can Corbyn secure a legacy?
28/02/2020 | news | politics | 953
Allies of the Labour leader are worried about how the contest to replace him is shaping up, writes Iain Watson.
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Ernesto 117 26 0 6
Climate campaigners win Heathrow expansion case
27/02/2020 | news | business | 3,589
Campaigners say plans for a third runway should be cancelled, but the airport says it will appeal.
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Ernesto 10 15 0 1
UK prepared to ditch EU trade talks in June
26/02/2020 | news | politics | 8,249
Michael Gove says the UK will not accept any alignment with EU laws, as he announces the UK's strategy.
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Ernesto 8 10 0 2
Javid: I resigned to uphold 'sensible' government
26/02/2020 | news | politics | 1,965
The ex-chancellor tells MPs No 10's plan to remove his advisers was not in the "national interest".
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Ernesto 263 45 0 1
'No excuses for not cutting crime', police told
26/02/2020 | news | uk | 1,597
The home secretary signals the return of crime targets, saying "outcomes" in key areas will be measured.
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Ernesto 20 10 0 2
The UK announces its Eurovision 2020 entry
25/02/2020 | news | other | 848
Singer-songwriter James Newman will represent the United Kingdom with his song My Last Breath.
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Ernesto 5 9 0 1
UK 'would be insane' to let in chlorinated chicken
25/02/2020 | news | business | 3,073
Farmers say allowing food imports that would be illegal to produce in the UK would be "morally bankrupt".
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Ernesto 54 10 0 2
Former Labour PMs support Murray for deputy
25/02/2020 | news | politics | 278
Tony Blair and Gordon Brown have given their backing to their party's only remaining MP in Scotland.
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Ernesto 9 2 1 2
We'll find out about EU talks, TUC boss warns PM
24/02/2020 | news | politics | 1,382
Frances O'Grady says "sister unions" in Europe will make sure she's "plugged in" on workers' rights.
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Ernesto 42 12 2 6
Children to no longer head footballs in training
24/02/2020 | news | uk | 1,244
The training guidelines are effective immediately but do not recommend a heading ban during matches.
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Ernesto 3 7 0 1
Six Nations: Stuart Hogg a fantastic Scotland captain - Rory Sutherland
24/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 306
Prop Rory Sutherland says Stuart Hogg has done a "fantastic" job as Scotland captain and proved it with his wonder try against Italy.
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Ernesto 38 85 0 7
Six Nations 2020: England end Ireland's Grand Slam hopes and reignite title hopes
23/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 1,299
England rediscover some of their World Cup form to reignite their own hopes of landing the Six Nations title with a 24-12 win over Ireland.
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Ernesto 156 378 0 8
Six Nations 2020: Shaun Edwards says Wales win was something special for France
23/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 164
Former Wales defence coach Shaun Edwards' influence is clear as France "do something special" to triumph in Cardiff.
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Ernesto 35 12 0 2
Six Nations 2020: Referee got key Wales v France decision wrong - Wayne Pivac
22/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 654
Wales coach Wayne Pivac believes referee Matt Carley made a wrong decision to not award his side a second-half penalty try in the 27-23 defeat by France.
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Ernesto 26 7 0 2
England v Ireland: 'No-one argues with a Farrell' as father and son prepare for Twickenham game
22/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 230
Andy and Owen Farrell are not most fathers and sons. BBC chief sports writer Tom Fordyce explains why.
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Ernesto 13 8 0 1
Six Nations 2020: Jonathan Joseph on wing for England v Ireland
21/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 565
Jonathan Joseph is named on the wing with Elliot Daly at full-back for Sunday's Six Nations match with Ireland at Twickenham.
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Ernesto 48 48 0 4
Six Nations 2020: France accuse Wales of 'lack of respect' over scrum comments
21/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 367
France head coach Fabien Galthie accuses Wales of a "lack of respect" ahead of Saturday's Six Nations encounter.
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Ernesto 10 9 0 1
Households in England 'to face council tax rises'
20/02/2020 | news | politics | 2,388
It will amount to an average rise of up to £69 per home, the County Councils Network says.
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Ernesto 10 6 0 2
Six Nations: Wales recall Gareth Davies and Ross Moriarty for France
20/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 250
Wales recall scrum-half Gareth Davies and flanker Ross Moriarty to face France in the Six Nations as coach Wayne Pivac makes two changes.
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Ernesto 3 21 0 2
Six Nations: How is England's Tom Curry fitting in at number eight?
20/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 222
Ball-carrying? Base-of-the-scrum smarts? Breakdown dominance? How is England's Tom Curry coping with his changed back-row role?
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Ernesto 34 11 0 3
Nandy: I would serve under Labour opponents
20/02/2020 | news | politics | 591
The leadership candidate calls rivals Sir Keir Starmer and Rebecca Long-Bailey "quite good mates".
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Ernesto 9 0 0 1
How Sochi 2014 'changed four lives forever'
20/02/2020 | sport | other | 98
A celebration five years late. A doping saga still serving up plot twists. Meet the four bobsleighers whose lives changed forever after Sochi 2014.
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Ernesto 18 1 0 2
No visas for low-skilled workers, government says
18/02/2020 | news | politics | 7,269
Ministers urge firms to stop relying on "cheap labour", but critics warn of damage to the economy.
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Ernesto 53 20 1 7
Wages back above pre-economic crisis levels
18/02/2020 | news | business | 1,698
Average wages - when adjusted for inflation - exceed pre-crisis levels for the first time since 2008.
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Ernesto 28 12 0 4
Frank Lampard: VAR decisions 'soul destroying' for Chelsea fans
17/02/2020 | sport | football | 979
The video assistant referee (VAR) "didn't get it right" in Chelsea's loss against Manchester United and it was "soul destroying" for the fans, says Blues boss Frank Lampard.
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Ernesto 4 5 0 1
Further flooding as Storm Dennis damage continues
17/02/2020 | news | uk | 1,409
Fresh "danger to life" flood warnings are issued as the UK reels from damage caused by Storm Dennis.
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Ernesto 18 3 0 1
Budget may be delayed, says cabinet minister
16/02/2020 | news | politics | 328
Grant Shapps says the new chancellor, Rishi Sunak, needs "a few days to decide on the date".
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Ernesto 6 8 0 2
Focus on delivering, PM tells cabinet
14/02/2020 | news | politics | 6,306
Boris Johnson sets priorities for his top team, following Sajid Javid's shock resignation.
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Ernesto 8 6 0 1
Six Nations 2020: England's Manu Tuilagi available for Ireland game, but Anthony Watson not fit
13/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 493
Centre Manu Tuilagi is available for England's Six Nations match against Ireland, but full-back Anthony Watson will not be fit in time, says head coach Eddie Jones
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Ernesto 88 46 0 7
Sajid Javid quits as chancellor
13/02/2020 | news | politics | 6,939
Rishi Sunak takes over at the Treasury, as his predecessor says he had "no option but to resign".
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Ernesto 69 120 1 12
RFU Championship: Future of second-tier competition in doubt after funding cut
12/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 422
The future of the second-tier Championship is thrown into doubt after the Rugby Football Union slashes funding to its clubs.
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Ernesto 10 10 0 4
HS2 go-ahead 'controversial and difficult'
11/02/2020 | news | business | 2,848
The prime minister says he will appoint a full-time minister to oversee the project and "restore discipline".
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Ernesto 26 15 0 5
Scotland-Northern Ireland bridge idea investigated
10/02/2020 | news | politics | 3,227
Number 10 says "a range of government officials" are looking at the idea of a linking bridge.
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Ernesto 28 32 0 4
Six Nations: England's win over Scotland was ugly yet beautiful
08/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 1,143
Ugly looks beautiful when you have just got your Six Nations title hopes back on track, says chief sports writer Tom Fordyce.
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Ernesto 22 14 2 5
Scotland 6-13 England: Visitors reclaim Calcutta Cup and keep Six Nations title hopes alive
08/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 1,393
England win back the Calcutta Cup and keep their Six Nations title hopes alive with a turgid victory over Scotland in awful weather conditions.
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Ernesto 140 18 0 3
Ireland 24-14 Wales: Hosts hand holders first defeat in nine Six Nations games
08/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 612
Ireland deliver a first Six Nations defeat in nine games to holders Wales by clinching a 24-14 victory in Dublin.
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Ernesto 18 9 0 1
Ireland v Wales: Six Nations trip will be Wayne Pivac's 'biggest test' of career
06/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 393
Wales coach Wayne Pivac says the Six Nations trip to Ireland in Dublin will be the biggest test of his career.
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Scotland v England: Ben Youngs dropped for Six Nations match
06/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 8
England coach Eddie Jones benches scrum-half Ben Youngs as part of five changes to his starting XV to face Scotland.
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Ernesto 2 0 0 1
Six Nations: Scotland v England - Ice cream vans & Finn and Gregor's domestic
06/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 445
BBC Scotland sits down with Scotland prop Gordon Reid to rewatch last year's astonishing Calcutta Cup draw at Twickenham.
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Ernesto 22 17 0 3
Ministers back bill to cut school uniform costs
05/02/2020 | news | politics | 91
The new law, drafted by a Labour MP, would strengthen advice to schools to keep costs down.
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Ernesto 5 3 0 1
Lions tour 2021: Scottish Rugby bids to host match at Murrayfield
04/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 267
Scottish Rugby has made a bid for Murrayfield to host a British and Irish Lions match for the first time before the South Africa tour in 2021.
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Ernesto 13 10 0 3
Six Nations 2020: England's Manu Tuilagi to miss Scotland game
04/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 548
Centre Manu Tuilagi will miss England's Six Nations match with Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday with a groin strain.
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Ernesto 21 7 1 4
'England defeat by France a tale of individual errors and confused tactics'
02/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 1,023
Coach Eddie Jones promised brutal physicality but mistakes and poor tactics led to a humbling England defeat in France, says Tom Fordyce.
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Ernesto 39 22 0 6
France 24-17 England: England lose Six Nations opener in Paris
02/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 2,067
World Cup finalists England fall to a chastening defeat by a resurgent France as their Six Nations hopes wilt in the Parisian rain.
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Ernesto 100 49 1 12
Australian Open: Novak Djokovic beats Dominic Thiem to win 17th Grand Slam
02/02/2020 | sport | tennis | 601
Novak Djokovic defends his Australian Open crown and wins a 17th Grand Slam by beating Dominic Thiem in a gripping five-set final.
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Ernesto 23 13 0 1
Six Nations 2020: Ireland win 19-12 against wasteful Scotland
01/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 678
Uninspired Ireland beat Scotland 19-12 in the Six Nations in Dublin as Stuart Hogg's knock-on over the line sums up Scotland's missed opportunity.
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Ernesto 29 32 0 4
France v England: George Furbank starts Six Nations opener
31/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 454
Northampton's uncapped full-back George Furbank starts for England in their Six Nations opener away to France on Sunday.
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Ernesto 18 14 0 3
France v England: Anthony Watson out of Six Nations opener
30/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 369
Anthony Watson is ruled out of England's Six Nations opener against France in Paris with a calf injury.
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Ernesto 28 6 0 3
Six Nations 2020: George North at centre for Wales v Italy
30/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 543
George North starts at centre in Wales' Six Nations opener against Italy, with uncapped Johnny McNicholl taking his place on the wing.
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Ernesto 9 8 0 2
Javid backs HS2 ahead of crunch meeting
29/01/2020 | news | politics | 1,688
The chancellor is expected to tell Boris Johnson he supports the London to Birmingham rail link.
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Ernesto 12 3 0 2
Long-Bailey makes Labour leadership final ballot
29/01/2020 | news | politics | 633
She joins Sir Keir Starmer and Lisa Nandy after receiving the backing of the Fire Brigades Union.
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Ernesto 15 4 0 2
Ian Murray gets backing of ex-PMs for Labour bid
29/01/2020 | news | politics | 338
Gordon Brown and Tony Blair throw their weight behind Ian Murray's deputy leadership campaign.
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Ernesto 18 10 0 3
Wayne Pivac: Wales' new coach - by Steve Hansen, Eddie Jones and more
29/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 133
Steve Hansen, Eddie Jones, John Barclay, Nicky Little and Xavier Rush recall their experiences with new Wales coach Wayne Pivac - and analyse his challenges ahead.
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Ernesto 3 6 0 2
Six Nations: Caelan Doris to make Ireland debut against Scotland
28/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 135
Leinster number eight Caelan Doris will make his Ireland debut in Saturday's Six Nations opener against Scotland in Dublin.
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Ernesto 12 5 0 2
Migrant salary threshold fall recommended
28/01/2020 | news | politics | 2,505
Reducing the minimum by £4,400 would help recruit NHS staff and teachers, says an independent committee.
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Ernesto 9 2 0 1
Call for powers to set up 'Scottish visa' system
27/01/2020 | news | uk | 1,282
Ministers want powers to be devolved for a "tailored" system that could boost immigration to Scotland.
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Ernesto 33 8 0 3
Kyle Sinckler: Bristol Bears agree deal for England and Harlequins prop
27/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 323
Bristol Bears agree a deal to sign England prop Kyle Sinckler from fellow Premiership side Harlequins in the summer.
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Ernesto 32 6 0 3
Premiership: Harlequins 41-14 Saracens - Quins thump relegated Sarries
26/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 279
Harlequins deepen Saracens' misery by thrashing the champions in their first Premiership match since their relegation was confirmed.
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Ernesto 33 32 0 3
Unite union backs Long-Bailey for Labour leader
24/01/2020 | news | politics | 3,414
Unite leader Len McCluskey said the shadow business secretary had the "brains and brilliance" for the job.
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Ernesto 52 7 0 3
Brexit: EU leaders sign UK withdrawal deal
24/01/2020 | news | world | 3,608
The deal formally ending UK membership is signed by EU leaders in Brussels.
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Ernesto 21 15 0 3
Six Nations: Scotland's Finn Russell will not face Ireland after 'protocol breach'
23/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 877
Influential fly-half Finn Russell will not play in Scotland's Six Nations opener against Ireland next Saturday after "a breach of team protocol", Scottish Rugby have confirmed.
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Ernesto 32 22 1 7
UK has 'crossed Brexit finish line', says Johnson
22/01/2020 | news | politics | 3,125
The prime minister urges the UK to "move forwards as one" as legislation securing the EU exit passes.
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Ernesto 22 5 0 2
Brexit bill clears final parliamentary hurdle
22/01/2020 | news | politics | 2,366
The legislation, which paves the way for the UK to leave the EU with a deal, now awaits royal assent.
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Ernesto 0 0 1 1
Trade tensions rise as US threatens car tariffs
22/01/2020 | news | business | 2,020
The US has warned it could start taxing UK car exports if UK's tech tax goes ahead.
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Ernesto 2 5 0 1
Nandy joins Starmer on Labour leadership ballot
22/01/2020 | news | politics | 1,428
The Wigan MP receives backing from Chinese for Labour, meaning she joins Sir Keir in the final round.
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Ernesto 33 8 0 3
Nigel Owens believes rugby could be made safer with fewer substitutions
22/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 256
International rugby referee Nigel Owens suggests the modern game could be made safer if there were fewer substitutions.
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Ernesto 50 2 0 2
Saracens: Premiership Rugby urge club to be more transparent
21/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 567
Saracens have been urged to be more transparent with fans over how they came to be relegated to the Championship, says Premiership Rugby chief executive Darren Childs.
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Ernesto 40 17 0 6
Steve Borthwick to join Leicester Tigers as head coach after England duties end
21/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 104
Steve Borthwick will join Leicester Tigers as head coach once he has completed his coaching commitments with England.
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Ernesto 22 6 0 3
Dixons gets its sales figures the wrong way round
21/01/2020 | news | business | 645
Currys PC World owner reissues its Christmas trading statement to say sales went down, not up.
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Ernesto 0 0 1 1
England: Six Nations will be good for Saracens players, says coach Eddie Jones
20/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 368
Eddie Jones says his Saracens players will thrive in adversity during the Six Nations, despite the salary cap crisis at the club.
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Ernesto 3 7 1 2
Six Nations 2020: England call up eight uncapped players
20/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 556
England head coach Eddie Jones names eight uncapped players in his 34-man squad for the Six Nations.
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Ernesto 42 30 1 6
Saracens relegated from Premiership at end of 2019-20 season for salary cap breaches
19/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 1,827
Premiership Rugby confirms Saracens will be relegated to the Championship this season after salary cap breaches.
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Ernesto 113 70 0 17
Heineken Champions Cup: Permutations for final pool-stage matches
18/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 241
Saracens, Northampton, Gloucester, Glasgow and Ulster are set to duel it out for three quarter-final spots in the final round of pool matches in the Heineken Champions Cup.
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Ernesto 47 19 0 4
Tears and relief as the UK's MEPs bid goodbye
16/01/2020 | news | politics | 1,369
It's been a "grim" last week for some but others are "delighted" to be leaving the European Parliament.
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Ernesto 19 6 1 3
Don't just blame 2019 campaign - Starmer
16/01/2020 | news | politics | 303
The leadership hopeful tells the BBC's Laura Kuenssberg he can restore trust in Labour as a "force for good".
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Ernesto 13 0 0 2
Fundraising appeal launched for Big Ben Brexit chimes
16/01/2020 | news | politics | 3,369
A crowdfunding project aims to raise £500,000 by the weekend to pay for the bell to ring on 31 January.
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Ernesto 35 16 0 4
Six Nations: Johnny Sexton to captain Ireland as Andy Farrell's reign begins
15/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 138
Johnny Sexton will succeed Rory Best as Ireland captain after being chosen to lead Andy Farrell's first squad.
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Ernesto 26 20 0 3
Health secretary hints at end to A&E target
15/01/2020 | news | politics | 677
Matt Hancock tells BBC Radio 5 Live the government should be judged on "the right target".
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Ernesto 2 1 0 1
Brexit day gathering in London gets go-ahead
15/01/2020 | news | politics | 2,126
Nigel Farage says the Parliament Square party on 31 January will mark a "big moment" in UK history.
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Six Nations: Louis Rees-Zammit and Nick Tompkins called up by Wales
15/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 485
Teenage wing Louis Rees-Zammit and Saracens centre Nick Tompkins are among five uncapped players in Wayne Pivac's first Six Nations Wales squad.
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Ernesto 15 40 0 2
Stuart Lancaster: Leinster redemption for former England coach
15/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 104
How former England coach Stuart Lancaster rebuilt his reputation in Dublin and helped develop one of Europe's most dominant teams.
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Ernesto 61 4 0 2
Stuart Hogg: Exeter Chiefs full-back to captain Scotland in Six Nations
15/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 289
Stuart Hogg is named Scotland captain as head coach Gregor Townsend includes six uncapped players in his 38-man squad for this year's Six Nations.
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Ernesto 26 51 0 4
Next phase of Labour leadership contest under way
15/01/2020 | news | politics | 423
Lisa Nandy wins the NUM's backing as the candidates seek endorsements from unions and local parties.
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Ernesto 28 2 0 2
Johnson rejects Sturgeon's indyref2 demand
14/01/2020 | news | uk | 7,149
Boris Johnson confirms he will not agree to Nicola Sturgeon's request for a second independence referendum.
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Ernesto 14 2 1 3
Five Labour leadership hopefuls reach next round
13/01/2020 | news | politics | 4,105
Emily Thornberry gains enough support just before nominations close, but Clive Lewis withdraws.
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Ernesto 59 11 0 3
James Hook: Ospreys and Wales back to retire at end of season
13/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 176
Wales back James Hook will retire from rugby at the end of the season as he eyes coaching and becoming a children's author.
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Anthony Watson injured as Bath lose to Harlequins in Champions Cup
10/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 101
England winger Anthony Watson suffers another injury as he limps out of Bath's 25-19 defeat by Harlequins in the Champions Cup.
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Deal 'holds NI to ransom' over health staff pay
10/01/2020 | news | uk | 823
Unison accuses Julian Smith of trying to infringe on human rights with Stormont deal.
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Ernesto 7 3 0 1
MPs give final backing to Brexit bill
09/01/2020 | news | politics | 2,570
The Withdrawal Agreement Bill will now pass to the House of Lords for further scrutiny next week.
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Six Nations: France coach Fabien Galthie unveils squad with 19 uncapped players
08/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 206
Fabien Galthie marks the start of his reign as France coach with a new-look squad for the Six Nations, featuring 19 uncapped players.
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Ernesto 55 83 0 2
UK's largest union backs Starmer for Labour leader
08/01/2020 | news | politics | 1,804
Unison says Sir Keir Starmer is best placed to unite the party and take it back into government.
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Ernesto 15 2 0 1
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Man Utd first half against Man City worst this season
07/01/2020 | sport | football | 1,002
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says his side hit a season low point in the EFL Cup loss to Manchester City.
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Chris Ashton: Sale Sharks winger aims for Premiership try century
07/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 95
Sale's Chris Ashton says he is aiming for a record 100 Premiership tries before his club career is over.
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Ernesto 6 5 0 1
MPs resume scrutiny of PM's Brexit bill
06/01/2020 | news | politics | 3,120
Legislation implementing Boris Johnson's agreement to leave on 31 January returns to the Commons.
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Ernesto 21 10 0 2
'Infrastructure revolution' in March Budget
06/01/2020 | news | business | 678
Chancellor Sajid Javid sets 11 March as the date for his first Budget - the first since the general election.
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Ernesto 17 15 0 2
Rory Burns: England opener set to miss Sri Lanka tour
05/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 70
England opener Rory Burns is likely to miss the Sri Lanka series in March with the ankle injury which ended his tour of South Africa.
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Ernesto 1 1 0 1
New Labour leader to be announced on 4 April
05/01/2020 | news | politics | 4,287
The party's top body has agreed the timetable for the contest and who is eligible to vote.
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Ernesto 173 17 0 9
Northern could lose rail franchise, says Shapps
02/01/2020 | news | business | 874
The transport secretary says he is "not prepared" to tolerate the firm's "unacceptable" performance.
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Ernesto 30 14 0 2
Jonny Gray: Scotland lock nears Exeter Chiefs move
01/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 141
Glasgow lock Jonny Gray is expected to join Scotland team-mate Stuart Hogg at Exeter Chiefs next season.
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Ernesto 17 4 0 2
Premiership: Exeter Chiefs beat Saracens 14-7 with superb defensive display
29/12/2019 | sport | rugbyunion | 244
Exeter produce a superb defensive display to beat champions Saracens and return to the top of the Premiership.
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Ernesto 128 61 0 5
Premiership: Northampton beat Gloucester 33-26 in thriller despite Rees-Zammit hat-trick
28/12/2019 | sport | rugbyunion | 71
Welsh wing Louis Rees-Zammit claims a first hat-trick but Gloucester's narrow loss puts Northampton back top of the Premiership.
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South Africa v England: Tourists collapse as 15 wickets fall on second day
27/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 631
An England batting collapse gives South Africa the upper hand in the first Test as 15 wickets fall on an entertaining second day in Centurion.
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Ernesto 24 4 0 1
MPs back Johnson's plan to leave EU on 31 January
20/12/2019 | news | politics | 8,400
The PM says Brexit is "one step closer" after MPs back his EU withdrawal bill by a majority of 124.
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Ernesto 46 5 0 3
Johnson hails 'radical' Queen's Speech
18/12/2019 | news | politics | 6,537
Seven Brexit-focused bills and plans for extra NHS funding are unveiled in the Queen's Speech.
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Ernesto 1,632 397 0 5
Thornberry enters Labour leadership race
18/12/2019 | news | politics | 6,259
The shadow foreign secretary tells the BBC she can win the contest "from the heart of the party".
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Ernesto 47 8 0 3
Corbyn's 'comic indecision' on Brexit - Blair
17/12/2019 | news | politics | 2,496
Former prime minister Tony Blair says Labour "let our country down" at the general election.
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Ernesto 10 2 0 1
Brexit bill to rule out extension
17/12/2019 | news | politics | 9,844
The move comes as MPs gather for the first sitting of the new Parliament after the general election.
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Ernesto 27 7 1 4
Thornberry 'warned Labour over Brexit neutrality'
16/12/2019 | news | politics | 1,652
The shadow foreign secretary told the BBC in September a pro-Remain stance would help its election chances.
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Ernesto 50 2 0 4
Rob Kearney: Leinster full-back left out of Andy Farrell's 45-man Ireland squad
16/12/2019 | sport | rugbyunion | 70
Full-back Rob Kearney is omitted from a 45-man squad for Andy Farrell's first training session as Ireland coach in Dublin next week.
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Ernesto 13 37 0 2
MPs' vote on Brexit bill planned for Friday
16/12/2019 | news | politics | 4,783
No 10 says the government wants to begin the legislation process before Christmas.
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Ernesto 39 10 0 4
Rob Baxter: Exeter boss content to rule out England after signing new deal
16/12/2019 | sport | rugbyunion | 155
Exeter boss Rob Baxter says he is not a "career coach" after ruling himself out of an England role until at least 2023 by signing a new contract.
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Johnson to welcome new MPs to Westminster
15/12/2019 | news | politics | 2,971
A priority will be a vote on the EU withdrawal bill that the PM wants to bring back before Christmas.
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Ernesto 23 7 1 4
Let the healing begin, urges PM after poll win
13/12/2019 | news | politics | 5,831
Boris Johnson says he hopes his party's "extraordinary" election victory will bring "closure" to years of acrimony.
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Ernesto 57 13 0 4
Sturgeon: PM has 'no right' to block Indyref2
13/12/2019 | news | politics | 5,073
Scotland's first minister says the SNP election victory strengthens the mandate for another referendum.
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Ernesto 65 15 0 6
Johnson: I will repay the trust of voters
13/12/2019 | news | politics | 6,284
The PM meets the Queen to ask to form a new government, following the Conservatives' election victory.
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Ernesto 20 5 0 1
Leaders in final push for votes ahead of election
10/12/2019 | news | politics | 5,749
The party leaders focus on key messages in the critical final hours before polls open on Thursday.
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Ernesto 110 84 1 14
Parties focus on key messages as poll day nears
09/12/2019 | news | politics | 7,986
Pitches about the NHS and Brexit come to the fore, but both Labour and the Tories face criticism too.
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Johnson 'could look at' abolishing BBC licence fee
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The prime minister questions whether funding the broadcaster out of general taxation "makes sense".
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Labour Budget to 'end austerity' in first 100 days
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John McDonnell says Labour would "remake government" in a February Budget if it wins the election.
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PM 'misrepresenting' Brexit deal, says Corbyn
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The Labour leader says he has "hard evidence" disproving claims there will be no border in the Irish Sea.
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