Streaming payments are ‘threatening the future of music’

PA Media Elbow frontman Guy Garvey says the way artists are paid for audio streams is “threatening the future of music”. “That sounds very dramatic,” ...

Deaths in UK ‘a fifth higher than normal levels’

Getty Images The total number of deaths occurring in the UK is nearly a fifth above normal levels, latest figures show. Data from national statisticians show there were ...

Covid-19: England arrivals to be able to cut quarantine with private test

EPA People arriving in England from abroad will be soon able to reduce their quarantine by more than half if they pay for a Covid test after five days, the transport secretary ...

Covid-19: Plan Christmas travel ‘carefully’, says Grant Shapps

Christmas travellers should plan journeys carefully and prepare for restrictions on passenger numbers, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps says. He said there will be more ...

Director Tristram Shapeero apologises to Lukas Gage after unmuted comments

Getty Images Director Tristram Shapeero has apologised after unwittingly commenting on an actor’s “tiny apartment” without realising he could be heard. Euphoria ...

Excess deaths in UK ‘a fifth higher than normal’

Getty Images The total number of deaths occurring in the UK is nearly a fifth above normal levels, latest figures show. Data from national statisticians show there were ...

Huawei ban: UK networks breaking new law face big fines

Reuters A new security law being unveiled on Tuesday threatens telecoms giants with hefty fines if they fail to tighten security. The Telecommunications Security Bill bans ...

Apple’s security chief charged with bribery

Getty Images Apple’s head of global security has been charged with bribery. Thomas Moyer is accused of offering bribes in the form of iPads worth $70,000 in order ...

The Great British Bake Off: How has the show changed since series one?

Channel 4 It’s 10 years since The Great British Bake Off first appeared on our screens – so how does the show compare with the very first series, and what is its ...

Doctor Who, Call the Midwife and Mrs Brown on BBC Christmas TV line-up

Doctor Who, Call the Midwife and Mrs Brown’s Boys are among the shows that will be in this year’s Christmas TV schedule, the BBC has revealed. It has been “a ...