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The impact of coronavirus on those with dementia and their carers – BBC Newsnight

After year of financial battering in the care sector, many are closing services or are on the brink. Could the prospect of being a carer […]

Trump calls claims he paid no income tax for 10 years “fake news”- BBC News

On the eve of the first televised debate in the US presidential election, Donald Trump has been dealing with a wave of new allegations about […]

Joe Biden says Supreme Court nomination is a “threat to democracy” – BBC News

The Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has appealed to Republican senators to delay appointing a new justice to the US Supreme Court until after elections […]

Student Covid outbreaks were modelled and “entirely predictable” says government adviser – BBC News

The UK government has defended its decision to allow hundreds of thousands of students in England to return to university for the new term, despite […]

Trump nominates religious conservative Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court – BBC News

President Trump has announced that he is nominating the conservative federal judge Amy Coney Barrett to serve on the US Supreme Court. The nomination will […]

Student anger and frustration as thousands forced into university lockdown – BBC News

University students across the UK have been speaking of their fears, anger and frustration after being forced into lockdown. 1,700 students in Manchester have been […]

A quarter of UK population under tighter lockdowns as coronavirus cases surge – BBC News

Around a quarter of the UK’s population are living under tighter coronavirus restrictions. New rules are being introduced in Cardiff, Leeds and Blackpool, banning households […]

A million people download new NHS contact-tracing app on day of launch – BBC News

The new NHS contact tracing app has been launched in England and Wales. Anyone over 16 is being encouraged to download it on to their […]

Chancellor warns of more job losses despite new measures to protect economy – BBC News

The Chancellor has set out new measures to try to protect millions of jobs and the economy over the next six months, as coronavirus restrictions […]