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Ukraine's foreign minister said Russia leading the UN Security Council is "the worst joke ever".
Lethal tornadoes sweep several US states, leaving at least 11 dead across several states.
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Ken Buchanan, Scotland's first undisputed world champion and arguably the country's greatest boxer, dies at the age of 77.
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After months of protests, authorities make clear their enforcement of hijab rules on women.
The amateur fighter was taken to hospital after his bout but his condition deteriorated.
Ministers in England want to "make polluters pay" after more than 300,000 spills in waterways last year.
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2. Mind the gap. New data from the Office for National Statistics shows that in the UK, 69% of leadership positions are held by men, a marginal drop from 2016, when the figure was 71%. And in industries with a historically strong male presence, such as manufacturing, the gap between women and men in senior roles is even more prominent. What can businesses do to progress more women into leadership roles? Please share your thoughts with us and we’ll feature them in our next leadership article. CONTACT US >>
3. Report shows ‘startling’ disparities. A new study found that being born into one of the wealthiest areas of the country adds an average of 12 years to your life. After analysing data from the Office for National Statistics, the campaign group Health Equals found that children in Hampstead, north London, can expect to live to 88, while those born in Glasgow have a life expectancy of 76. Revealing the “startling” regional disparities, it warned that poor housing, substandard education and poverty were “cutting short millions of lives by over a decade. The Times
4. What’s the best question to ask your interviewer? It's an inevitability in a job interview: "Do you have any questions?" As a candidate your answer should always be "yes". But what should you ask? Be strategic by asking explicit questions about what you would be expected to accomplish in the role and the skills they are looking for. These questions help the hiring manager visualise you in the role. You could, for example, refer to something in the company's annual report to show you've done your research, or ask about DEI initiatives and flexible working to help you understand the culture. Let us know your favourite question by taking part in our latest poll, where you can also suggest your own. VOTE HERE >>
5. Long Covid risks new inequality. Two-thirds of workers with long Covid have faced unfair treatment in the UK, according to a new report. The government must act to ensure long Covid sufferers receive the support they need from employers, said the TUC and the charity Long Covid Support, or it will risk creating “new, long-lasting inequalities”. In the analysis, based on responses from more than 3,000 long Covid sufferers, people report harassment, not being believed about symptoms or threatened with disciplinary action. One in seven said they had lost their job. The Guardian
6. The environmental impact of bottled water. Bottled water's reputation in Europe as a luxury item which tastes better and is cleaner than tap water should be challenged, scientists have said in a new UN report. The bottled water industry is booming, after a 73% increase across 2010-2020. This increase is adding pressure to dwindling groundwater supplies in Europe, and elsewhere, according to researchers. The plastic used in the bottles is also contributing to pollution. The report authors argue that alternatives for the packaging should be found and that more robust water policies should be enacted globally. CNN
7. Sleep is a priority, not a reward. Getting enough sleep could add years to your life, a new study has found. While poor sleep can have the opposite effect. 8% of deaths could be attributed to lack of quality sleep, according to a new study presented to the America College of Cardiology [ACC]. Researchers found that good sleep habits boost men’s life expectancy by 4.7 years, while women life 2.4 year longer on average. Scientists do not yet know the reason for this discrepancy, but they advise five pillars of good sleep hygiene, which are: 1. 7-8 hours of shut-eye a night; 2. Sleep should be uninterrupted more often than not; 3. You shouldn’t have trouble getting to sleep more than twice a week; 4. You should feel well-rested on at least five mornings a week; 5. You shouldn’t be taking medication to help you nod off. ACC
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9. Finland named happiest country. The happiness movement shows that well-being is not a ‘soft’ and ‘vague’ idea.” Finland has been named the world’s happiest country for the sixth year running in an annual UN-sponsored index. Britain slipped two places to 19th. The World Happiness Report, first published in 2012, is based on people's own assessment of their happiness, as well as economic and social data. It considers six key factors, which are social support, income, health, freedom, generosity, and absence of corruption. It also found that satisfaction rates had remained remarkably stable since 2020, despite the pandemic. Daily Mail
10. The bottom line. Around 1.6 million schoolchildren in England (22% of the total) were reported as persistently absent in the last school year, meaning they missed 10% of sessions. More than 120,000 children missed half or more of sessions, up from 60,000 in 2018-19. The Telegraph
The BBC's Daniela Relph looks back on King Charles' first overseas visit as monarch.
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Climate change protests disrupt Humza Yousaf's first session of first minister's questions.
The King joked with his hosts as he impressed with his language skills at a lavish banquet.
A man has been found guilty of murdering Olivia Pratt-Korbel in Liverpool last August.
The monarch was visiting an organic farm in the village of Brodowin.
The deputy PM and deputy Labour leader face each other for PMQs in the Commons.
The TV presenter and comedian died "unexpectedly but peacefully" on Tuesday, his husband says.
The presenter and comedian, who has died at the age of 67, found fame as his drag queen persona.
Humza Yousaf won a majority of votes from MSPs to become the country's sixth first minister.
The driver was handed a two-year suspended sentence and ordered to pay £12,000 in compensation.
The new tunnel under the River Thames in London is 25km long was built at a cost of almost £5bn.
The Duke of Sussex is at the High Court as legal proceedings begin in a phone-tapping and privacy case.
If you want to close your street over the bank holiday weekend, you need to get your application in soon.
Fiona Bruce asks the Question Time audience if they believe the former PM told a committee of MPs the truth.
Lisa Telling says her friend Ruth was "under enormous stress before she died."
The former prime minister faces a committee of MPs on whether he intentionally misled parliament.
The former prime minster is pressed about Downing Street photos showing a lack of social distancing.
The former PM says Downing Street staff did not touch each other’s pens but passed drinks at events.
SNP MP Allan Dorans presses Boris Johnson about a photo appearing to show multiple bottles of alcohol.
The former PM is to face questions from parliament's Privileges Committee on Wednesday.
Baroness Casey's year-long review condemned systemic failures in London's police force.
Sir Mark Rowley responds after a review finds racism, misogyny, and homophobia at the heart of the force.
The BBC's Duncan Kennedy visits Hampshire to find out why scientists are appealing for help.
Gary Lineker will not present FA Cup quarter-final coverage as planned on Sunday after losing his voice.
The Love Island star says the British public was shocked by her case.
Alan Shearer describes "difficult situation” caused by Gary Lineker's impartiality row suspension.
The Angel Inn hotel in Sussex was housing Ukrainian refugees but no casualties have been reported.
The shadow chancellor is questioned over when a Labour government would implement the new childcare support.
Jeremy Hunt defends a higher tax burden to BBC Breakfast saying he has to be "responsible" with public finances.
Footage shows the moment the former world boxing champion is robbed for his £70,000 watch.
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The economy is on the right track but chancellor remains vigilant for more action, Jeremy Hunt tells MPs.
Britain is the “sick man of Europe once again” says the Labour leader as he replied to the chancellor’s budget.
The director general is quizzed as Gary Lineker is set to return to screens this weekend.
Gary Lineker will be back on BBC screens this weekend.
Gary Lineker speaks to press outside his house as it seems there is still no resolution to the tweet row.
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A walkout by Match of the Day staff saw the show broadcast without commentary or pundits this weekend.
The company, which specialised in lending money to tech companies, was shut down by US regulators on Friday.
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The Labour leader says the BBC is not acting impartially claiming it is "caving in" to Tory MPs.
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The television presenter compared language the government used to "that used by Germany in the 30s".
Mae Muller has been revealed as the UK's entrant for the Eurovision Song Contest.
Barry May has waved at trucks for 30 years, but in 2018 had to say goodbye to his passion.
The government is considering MDP Wethersfield in Essex, currently home to military police, as a centre for asylum seekers.
The UK’s only independent Sylvanian Families shop has drawn collectors and fans for 30 years.
Michael Peterson witnessed the phenomenon while feeding his sheep in snowy conditions.
Tomasz Schafernaker leads you through what you can expect from this latest cold snap.
Josh from Romford goes through all the emotions to get tickets for this year's contest, but was he successful?
The UK PM addresses reporters about new plans to crack down on people crossing the Channel in small boats.
The moment Mae Muller was revealed as the UK's representative for the 2023 Eurovision song contest.
The ex-Leeds Rhinos star was the 2,000th recipient of the award for outstanding individual volunteers.
Three people are found dead along a major route into the city after last being seen in the early hours of Saturday.
The Metropolitan Police has released video of Sarah Everard's killer visiting a McDonald's twice in February 2021.
BBC correspondent Sonja Jessup asks Bear if he had an apology for Ms Harrison ahead of his sentencing.
The Labour leader says Rishi Sunak "sat on his hands" as lockdown gatherings were held in Downing Street.
Ex-PM reacts as committee releases interim report into statements he made about lockdown events
The broadcaster thanks listeners and the BBC, despite its "occasional vagary", in his final broadcast.
Tory MPs are angry that the report's author, Sue Gray, is up for the job as Sir Keir Starmer's chief of staff.
The BBC's Jonathan Blake examines why the former health secretary's Covid communications are in the spotlight.
The journalist released WhatsApps she obtained while working on the former health secretary's book.
Since Sean Dilley shared the story of his retiring guide dog, some 4,500 volunteers have come forward.
The Princess of Wales is awarded a golden trophy after winning the race at a leisure centre.
Eli Crossley, who has muscular dystrophy, explains now new technology is helping in his daily life.
The Northern Ireland secretary hails "an amazing achievement" after seven years which "cost me my mental health".
Rishi Sunak hails the "breakthrough" agreement in a joint speech with EU chief Ursula von der Leyen.
The UK and the EU reach an agreement over trading arrangements for Northern Ireland.
The search continues, but police say they are considering the possibility that the baby has been harmed.
Sunday night's impressive display was so vibrant it was seen from Kent and Cornwall.
It offers a glimpse of a ship that sank with a future king on board, killing hundreds of people.
Nadhim Zahawi says he "completely accepted the position of the prime minister", who fired him as party chairman.
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has led the nation in silence from Downing Street.
Ynys Enlli achieves the highest designation from the International Dark Skies Association.
Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Labour Party leader Sir Keir Starmer have each set out five key priorities - how do they compare?
David Westwood and Becky Warren say their outgoings have halved since living in a house on wheels.
The four minute film is made by the studio behind Wallace and Gromit and will be shown in schools.
The former Conservative and Labour leaders say politicians should "redesign the state around technology."
The BBC's Nick Garnett visits the key places leading up to the discovery of the missing mother-of-two in the River Wyre.
Lancashire Police's Peter Lawson confirms a body found in the River Wyre is Nicola Bulley.
Detective Chief Superintendent Pauline Stables reads out a statement on behalf of Nicola Bulley's family.
All Quiet On The Western Front wasn't the only winner in town at 2023's Bafta Awards.
Some workers could be forced to work during a strike if the government's plans become law.
Steve Davies has designed a surfboard using fungi to make it more biodegradable.
The delightful building with unrivalled views was created to disguise a coastal village's water tower.
The BBC's Tom Symonds explains what David Smith did, and how he was stopped.
The comedian is opening a glamping site full of restored vintage vehicles in Derbyshire.
The star would prefer to play for a football club instead of owning one like his 'rival', Wrexham FC co-owner Ryan Reynolds.
The labour leaders speaks about Labour's position on Ukraine, while on a visit to Kyiv.
Scotland's first minister shared her view on the Tories, Jeremy Clarkson and controversial haircuts.
As Nicola Sturgeon resigns as Scotland's longest-serving first minister, BBC Scotland looks back on how she rose to the nation's highest office.
Lancashire Police say there is no evidence to suggest any third parties were involved in the disappearance.
Nicola Sturgeon announces that she is resigning after more than eight years as head of the Scottish government.
The pair say they work for the local council and removed the piece because they were "told to".
The asteroid was also seen in the sky above northern France.
Nobody was injured when the unplanned detonation happened in Great Yarmouth.
Single mother Lucie had to find somewhere new to live with her four children.