Little Mix’s The Search – what did the critics think?

UK pop stars Little Mix began their search for the next big thing this weekend. The girl band, who made their name on ex-manager Simon Cowell’s show, The X Factor, are looking ...

Covid: Manchester mayor calls for ‘urgent review’ of 10pm closures

There should be an “urgent review” of 22:00 closure times for restaurants and pubs, Greater Manchester’s mayor says. Andy Burnham said it meant people ...

Sir David Attenborough spent lockdown ‘listening to birds’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Sir David Attenborough has revealed he spent much of lockdown sitting in his garden and “listening to birds”. Forced ...

Donald Trump ‘paid $750 in federal income taxes in 2016 and 2017’ – NY Times

image copyrightGetty Images The New York Times says Donald Trump paid just $750 (£587) in federal income tax both in 2016, the year he ran for the US presidency, and ...

TikTok: US judge halts app store ban

A US judge has issued a temporary injunction preventing a ban on future downloads of the TikTok app. The app had faced being blocked from Apple’s App Store and ...

Covid-19: Up to £10,000 fine for failure to self-isolate in England

Refusing to self-isolate when told to is now illegal in England from Monday, with fines of up to £10,000. Anyone who tests positive for Covid-19, or has been told they have been ...

Strictly Come Dancing: How do you film during a pandemic?

By Alice AitkenBBC News Related Topics Coronavirus pandemic image copyrightGetty Images Strictly Come Dancing will be back on our screens this autumn, and this year’s ...

Donald Trump ‘paid $750 in federal income taxes in 2016’ – New York Times

image copyrightGetty Images The New York Times alleges that Donald Trump paid just $750 (£587) in federal income tax in 2016, the year he won the US presidency. The ...

Coronavirus: Up to £10,000 fine for failure to self-isolate in England

Refusing to self-isolate when told to is now illegal in England from Monday, with fines of up to £10,000. Anyone who tests positive for Covid-19, or has been told they have been ...

Croydon police station shooting suspect is 23-year-old Louis De Zoysa

image copyrightMPS Hackney The suspect in the murder of a police officer in south London is Louis De Zoysa, the BBC has been told. New Zealand-born Sgt Matiu Ratana, 54, ...