Coronavirus: Spain's coronavirus outbreak 'slowing'
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 12:24:29 GMT
Spain is the worst-affected country behind Italy, but ministers are hopeful the curve is flattening.
Coronavirus: US senator probed for alleged insider trading - reports
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 18:22:51 GMT
Scrutiny falls on the Republican intelligence committee chair for selling shares before a market crash.
Coronavirus: Huge crowds as India lockdown sparks mass migration
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 11:31:12 GMT
Hundreds of thousands have left cities as India went into lockdown to stop coronavirus outbreak.
Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics: New dates confirmed for 2021
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 14:34:25 GMT
The Tokyo Olympic Games will start on 23 July, 2021 and finish 8 August, with the Paralympics following from 24 August to 5 September.
Hungary government gets sweeping powers
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 13:35:44 GMT
Critics accuse Prime Minister Viktor Orban of exploiting the coronavirus crisis to silence opposition.
Coronavirus: Trump extends US guidelines beyond Easter
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 15:35:05 GMT
The US president extends social distancing rules after a warning that 200,000 Americans could die.
Alan Merrill: I Love Rock 'N' Roll songwriter dies of coronavirus
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 09:18:57 GMT
Alan Merrill co-wrote and sang the glam rock classic before Joan Jett made it famous.
'Virus-fighting' scientist gets magnets stuck in nose
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 14:10:46 GMT
The astrophysicist was trying to create a necklace which would stop people touching their faces.
Singapore gay sex ban: Court rejects appeals to overturn law
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 15:54:17 GMT
A judge rejects three appeals, saying the law “remains important in reflecting public sentiment”.
Van Gogh painting Spring Garden stolen from Dutch museum
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 15:07:15 GMT
Thieves broke into a museum that is shut because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Machine translates brainwaves into sentences
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 15:20:22 GMT
Scientists have taken a step forward in their ability to decode what a person is saying just by looking at their brainwaves when they speak.
Coronavirus: Prince Charles out of self-isolation
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 18:42:06 GMT
The Prince of Wales, 71, spent seven days self-isolating after testing positive and displaying mild symptoms.
Colombian rebels call ceasefire over virus
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 10:30:30 GMT
The ELN rebel group said it would lay down arms from 1 April for a month as a "humanitarian gesture".
Coronavirus: Field hospitals treating patients around world
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 11:13:38 GMT
As the number of cases globally soars, many countries build temporary hospitals for patients.
Peacock spiders show more of their colours
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 15:18:24 GMT
A new batch of these ostentatiously coloured and popular arachnids is described in Australia.
'I’m a tough old ex-soldier but I was in tears'
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 00:13:01 GMT
Rob thought he was helping a refugee girl and her father as they struggled to get to the UK. But he found out it was all a lie.
Elton John hosts star-studded iHeart Living Room coronavirus benefit concert
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 11:12:23 GMT
Sir Elton calls on his famous isolating friends to join the iHeart Living Room Concert For America.
The Marvel Spiderman artist teaching children in Ireland to draw
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 23:05:47 GMT
Irish artist Will Sliney is keeping thousands of kids entertained with daily drawing challenges.
Close-up footage of Arkansas tornado
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 08:09:14 GMT
An active weather front brings a rapid developing and destructive tornado to Arkansas
Lessons on isolation from an Italian family
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 00:38:27 GMT
The Aninnis have been in lockdown in Rome for nearly three weeks. What advice do they have for other families?
Do I have coronavirus? What are the symptoms?
Wed, 18 Mar 2020 00:03:44 GMT
The BBC’s Laura Foster explains how you can recognise the symptoms of coronavirus.
'Memes should be archived in a museum'
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 00:41:04 GMT
People social distancing are sharing memes to feel connected but could they be preserved in a museum?
Raving to the BBC News theme tune goes viral
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 00:14:47 GMT
Have you seen the kitchen 'remix' of the BBC News theme tune yet?
Why Taiwan has become a problem for WHO
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 12:51:46 GMT
Taiwan is effectively locked out of the World Health Organization - and tensions are rising.
Coronavirus: Brazil's Bolsonaro in denial and out on a limb
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 11:37:57 GMT
The president is isolating himself from other world leaders as he downplays the coronavirus pandemic.
A place that makes you ask the questions that really matter
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 00:20:28 GMT
The BBC's Justin Rowlatt found a visit to Antarctica made him emotional, and ultimately hopeful.
Lockdown, what lockdown? Sweden's unusual response to coronavirus
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 06:56:51 GMT
While swathes of Europe are under lockdown, Sweden is allowing life to go on much as normal.
Bob Weighton turns 112: The times and life of the world's oldest man
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 00:01:28 GMT
Bob Weighton, from Hampshire, turns 112 today. What has the world's oldest man lived through?
Coronavirus: From clapping to kindness, five reasons to be hopeful
Sat, 28 Mar 2020 00:29:55 GMT
As coronavirus continues to spread, the worst of the crisis has brought out of the best in humanity.
Coronavirus: Zimbabwean broadcaster Zororo Makamba died 'alone and scared'
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 01:13:43 GMT
The death of young Zimbabwean journalist Zororo Makamba exposes his country's healthcare problems.
Introducing the soaring melodies of Azure Ryder
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 00:48:44 GMT
How one of pop’s brightest new voices found confidence by taking control of a plane.
Manu Dibango: The saxophone legend who inspired a disco groove
Sat, 28 Mar 2020 00:07:57 GMT
Manu Dibango, whose Soul Makossa filled New York dance floors, died this week at the age of 86.
Coronavirus in F1: Red Bull's Helmut Marko told team's drivers to become infected
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 10:07:38 GMT
Red Bull motorsport boss Helmut Marko says he told his team's drivers to become infected with coronavirus while the season is in hiatus.
Cheeky Carragher and '90s Neville - sports stars take part in football photo challenge
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 16:15:22 GMT
A new social media challenge sees sports stars post no context football pictures.
Watching Australia documentary motivates me for Ashes - Root
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 17:00:42 GMT
England Test captain Joe Root says watching the documentary series about Australia has helped motivate him for next winter's Ashes.
Jack Grealish: Aston Villa captain 'embarrassed' after car incident
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 17:29:17 GMT
Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish says he is "deeply embarrassed" after being pictured at the scene of a car accident on Sunday.
Barcelona: Lionel Messi announces players will take 70% pay cut
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 13:20:51 GMT
Barcelona players will take a 70% pay cut during the coronavirus pandemic and will contribute to ensure non-sporting staff receive full wages.
BBC Sport profiles Norwegian striking sensation Erling Braut Haaland
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 13:27:11 GMT
BBC Sport profiles teenage Norwegian striking sensation Erling Braut Haaland, who has lit up European football this season with RB Salzburg and Borussia Dortmund.
Coronavirus and sex: What you need to know
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 00:18:38 GMT
All your questions about sex in the time of coronavirus, answered.
A visual guide to the economic impact
Sat, 28 Mar 2020 00:37:11 GMT
Key maps and charts explain how the virus has impacted markets and businesses around the world.
In pictures: Daily life with the coronavirus
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 16:28:24 GMT
Images from around the world as the coronavirus continues to spread.
Coronavirus: What the world can learn from Ebola fight
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 03:02:24 GMT
Liberia's ex-President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says the world must conquer fear to deal with coronavirus.
Coronavirus update:: Why does staying at home help?
Tue, 24 Mar 2020 05:33:22 GMT
After Boris Johnson brings in new measures, the BBC explains why staying in is a matter of life and death.
Coronavirus NHS workers 'told to close our eyes if patient coughs'
Sun, 29 Mar 2020 10:57:52 GMT
There's huge anxiety in the NHS over coronavirus and the lack of protective equipment, Dr Guddi Singh says.
Coronavirus symptoms: What are they and how do I protect myself?
Mon, 30 Mar 2020 08:36:46 GMT
The virus is spreading around the world, but what is it and what are the symptoms?
Coronavirus social distancing advice: What two metres looks like
Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:13:12 GMT
The UK government is advising us to stay two metres apart - but what does that look like?
Coping with coronavirus anxiety
Thu, 26 Mar 2020 09:43:18 GMT
Anxiety UK have experienced a big rise in callers since the Covid-19 outbreak.