Covid: Moderna jab approved for teenagers in EU

Getty Images The European Medicines Agency has approved use of Moderna’s Covid vaccine for children aged between 12 and 17. It is the second Covid jab to be approved ...

Covid: Food workers given exemption from isolation rules

Getty Images Supermarket depot workers and food manufacturers will be exempt from quarantine rules as the government tries to prevent food supply problems. The move comes ...

Olympics opening ceremony to begin later

Venue: Olympic Stadium, Tokyo Date: Friday, 23 July Starts: 12:00 BST Coverage: Watch live on BBC One, BBC iPlayer and online; Listen on BBC Radio 5 Live; live text on BBC ...

People splash out on food and drink for Euro 2020

Getty Images Retail sales in the UK rose between May and June, boosted by demand for food and drink as millions watched the Euro 2020 football tournament. Sales rose 0.5% ...

Zuckerberg wants Facebook to become online ‘metaverse’

Getty Images Mark Zuckerberg has laid out his vision to transform Facebook from a social media network into a “metaverse company” in the next five years. A metaverse ...

Printer ink pricier than champagne finds Which?

Getty Images A study by consumer watchdog Which? has found that branded printer ink remains “staggeringly” more expensive than third-party alternatives. A pint ...

Ransomware key to unlock customer data from REvil attack

Getty Images A computer key that can unlock the files of hundreds of companies which were hacked in a large-scale cyber-attack has been obtained. US IT firm Kaseya – ...

Covid infections around the UK continue to rise

Getty Images Covid infections have continued to rise around much of the UK, say experts from the Office for National Statistics. Swab tests in the community suggests 1.3% ...

Omagh bomb: ‘Real prospect attack could have been prevented’

PA Media It is plausible that there was a real prospect the 1998 Omagh bombing could have been prevented by the security services, a judge has ruled. Mr Justice Mark Horner ...

Sarm Heslop: Missing woman’s parents still have hope

The parents of a British woman who vanished from her boyfriend’s yacht in the US Virgin Islands “still have hope” she will be found alive. Sarm Heslop, ...