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  1. George Floyd: Crowds gather to protest across the UK

    Protesters have been warned gatherings of more than six people are unlawful under coronavirus rules.
  2. Coronavirus: NHS trust bosses not consulted over new face mask rules

    Hospital bosses in England felt "in the dark" over changes to policies on face masks and visitors.
  3. NFL says players' protests during national anthem should be allowed

    The National Football League previously banned its players from dropping to one knee before games.
  4. Coronavirus: Is R number balanced on knife edge?

    There are concerns coronavirus might be starting to spread in parts of England again.
  5. D-Day anniversary: Emotional surprise for veteran in lockdown

    Coronavirus disrupted Harry Billinge's D-Day plans. But he got to meet a face from his past instead.
  6. John Bercow: Ex-Speaker 'sorry' not to receive peerage

    The former Commons speaker tells the BBC he "made a lot of enemies" but denies bullying allegations.
  7. Prince William reveals he is secret helpline volunteer

    The second in line to the throne has been secretly answering text messages from people needing help.
  8. Coronavirus: Merseyside's 'forgotten street'

    The BBC's Ed Thomas visits one street in north-west England that's reeling from three Covid-19 deaths.
  9. Coronavirus: Hunting for future killer viruses

    Scientists are gathering data on how new diseases emerge in the hope of identifying future pandemics.
  10. Coronavirus: Care home residents face steep hike in fees

    Fee rises of more than £100 a week add "insult to injury" after the wave of infections, says Age UK.
  11. 'Years later, we're still dealing with the same thing'

    As widespread protests sweep the country, people describe what they hope will make them more significant.
  12. Coronavirus: Want to sell a home? Make the garden look nice

    Property buyers and renters are on the search for outdoor space after lockdown, research suggests.
  13. George Floyd: US children explain why they are protesting

    People of all ages are demonstrating, including kids who say "you can't judge a book by its colour".
  14. Coronavirus claims 10 of the Royal Chelsea Pensioners

    Ten of the Chelsea Pensioners have died in the coronavirus pandemic but their comrades soldier on.
  15. Safaris go virtual as coronavirus hits tourism

    The people can't go to the animals, but some companies are finding ways to bring them into homes.
  16. How Bill Gates became the voodoo doll of Covid conspiracies

    The ex-Microsoft head is currently the target of all kinds of outlandish theories and false claims.
  17. Coronavirus: Is China bolder in the wake of the pandemic?

    As the rest of the world reels from the pandemic, China is pushing ahead with the pursuit of its national interest.
  18. Coronavirus: 40,000 UK deaths - what happened?

    The UK's coronavirus death toll has passed more than 40,000, according to the latest figures.
  19. Coronavirus: Kate Garraway opens up on husband's battle with 'evil virus'

    TV presenter Kate Garraway's partner has been in a coma for nearly 10 weeks, after catching Covid-19.
  20. Back-to-school diary: ‘You can throw the ball, but no-one can catch it’

    When 11-year-old Carl returned to primary school this week almost everything had changed.
  21. The influencers trampling nature - and the man who's trying to stop them

    Fed up with eco-oblivious influencers, some people have started naming and shaming.
  22. Madeleine McCann: What is known about the German suspect?

    Named as Christian B, 43, the man currently in jail has many previous convictions.
  23. George Floyd: Fake White House image and protest videos debunked

    Debunking some of the most widely shared misleading posts and videos about the George Floyd protests.
  24. George Floyd protests: What do 'white privilege' and 'ally' mean?

    Protests following the death of George Floyd have brought some important phrases into the spotlight.
  25. My Money: 'This was not a normal week!'

    Alex Wright from Leicester takes us through his weekly spending during the coronavirus pandemic.
  26. Yearning for sound of tourists in Alps again

    The hills come alive again with the noise of mountain railways and cable cars.
  27. 'Gazza - a genius with an enduring ability to split opinions'

    One of England's brightest talents in the 1980s and '90s, Paul Gascoigne is widely recognised as the most naturally talented English footballer of his generation.
  28. F1 anagrams: Name every polesitter from 2000-2019

    Ironical rice dad? Name every F1 polesitter from 2000-2019 from a list of tricky anagrams.
  29. Paul Gascoigne quiz: How well do you know England icon?

    He is one of the most famous players ever to pull on an England shirt, but how well do you know Paul Gascoigne?
  30. I was called a shoebomber - snooker player Miah on racism he experienced while growing up

    The death of George Floyd in America has touched many people, including snooker player Hammad Miah, who was subjected to racism while growing up.
  31. Coronavirus: Are protests legal amid lockdown?

    Black Lives Matter protests continue in the UK - but are they illegal under restrictions on gatherings?
  32. Coronavirus: How to make your own face mask

    Our guide to different types of face coverings and step-by-step instructions on how to make them.
  33. Coronavirus UK map: How many confirmed cases are there in your area?

    Key graphics explaining how coronavirus has spread in the UK and the government's response.
  34. Can superspreading be stopped?

    Identifying superspreading events could be crucial in the fight against the virus, scientists say.
  35. Your tributes to those who have died

    A collection of your tributes to some of the thousands of people in the UK who have died with coronavirus.
  36. Coronavirus: Who should wear a face mask or face covering?

    Face coverings are to become compulsory for people using public transport in England.
  37. Coronavirus: What are social distancing and self-isolation rules?

    You can now meet more people and play certain non-contact sports in the UK - but what are they?
  38. Coronavirus and face coverings: the correct way to wear them

    Across the world, people are being asked to wear face coverings to help stop coronavirus from spreading.
  39. Can I start a new relationship? And other questions

    Starting a new relationship is difficult during the current crisis, but not impossible.
  40. Coronavirus: How does contact tracing work in England?

    People who have been in close contact with someone found to have Covid-19 are now being traced.
  41. Coronavirus: Which schools are reopening for pupils?

    Which children are the first to go back to school, and what about the rest?
  42. Coronavirus: Could social distancing of less than two metres work?

    The government is under pressure to relax the 2m social distancing rule - but is it safe to do so?
  43. Coronavirus symptoms: What are they and how do I protect myself?

    Loss of taste and smell have been added to the UK's list of coronavirus symptoms.
  44. Coronavirus: What tests are being done in the UK?

    What are the tests for coronavirus, who are they for and how do they work?
  45. Coronavirus: What are the UK travel quarantine rules?

    What do you need to know if you're planning to fly during the Covid-19 pandemic?
  46. NHS test & trace: Does contact tracing stop coronavirus?

    Wales is the latest part of the UK to launch a tracing system, but how do they work?
  47. Coronavirus: How dangerous is lifting lockdown?

    Why is lifting restrictions being described as a "dangerous moment"?
  48. Coronavirus: Why we don't know how many are being tested

    The UK Statistics Authority has criticised the government's handling of Covid-19 testing data.
  49. Hay fever v coronavirus: what are the symptoms?

    The Royal College of General Practitioners is warning people not to mix up the symptoms.
  50. Coronavirus: When will shops open and what will the rules be?

    Non-essential shops can reopen in England in June, but will I be able to buy a book or have a haircut?
  51. Social distancing: A practical guide to how to socialise now

    Meeting friends? Here's how to handle the awkward new rules - from sharing food to avoiding hugs.
  52. Coronavirus: We answer kids' questions about going back to school

    The BBC's Education Editor Branwen Jeffreys answers kids' questions about going back to school.
  53. Coronavirus: School return plan 'like a jigsaw puzzle'

    A head teacher explains how she is piecing school life back together before children return.
  54. Coronavirus: What are the risks for children?

    Children seem to be at low risk from the disease, but can they still spread it?
  55. Coronavirus: Who should be shielding?

    People most at risk of needing hospital treatment if they get coronavirus are being asked to stay home.
  56. Coronavirus: Are these targets being hit?

    Ministers have set targets for testing, medical equipment and hospital beds. Have they delivered?
  57. Coronavirus: What are the rules on weddings?

    There is a lot of uncertainty around when and how weddings are allowed to take place. What are your rights?
  58. All you need to know about new measures

    How will social and work life be different after the easing of some restrictions around the UK?
  59. Coronavirus: What does it mean if I've been furloughed by work?

    Millions unable to do their job due to coronavirus will have their wages paid by a new scheme.
  60. Coronavirus: What help are self-employed getting from government?

    What is being done for the five million self-employed people in the UK facing a sudden loss of income?
  61. Samoan rugby team that set off 104 days ago still not home

    While waiting for flights to resume, 20 players shared a single room in Auckland for three months.
  62. Remote working: How cities might change if we worked from home more

    Our homes, transport and city-centre spaces would change if we worked from home for good.
  63. Nude sunbather mistaken for dead body near railway line in Essex

    Rail workers spotted a pair of feet "but no signs of life" within the railway boundary in Essex.
  64. Coronavirus: How safe is it to get on a plane?

    Many airlines are planning to resume flying, but they first need to reduce the risks of Covid-19.
  65. Our masked identities: Cartoons of India's new normal

    Cartoonist Priya Kuriyan documents how masks became prevalent in India - even before its lockdown.
  66. From cats to cakes: The photo that made me

    Members of the Association of Photographers select a picture that kick-started their career.
  67. #WeAreTired: Nigerian women speak out over wave of violence

    Thousands sign a petition and use the hashtag #WeAreTired to protest against recent rapes and killings.
  68. Dancing On My Own: The story behind Robyn's 2010 'sad banger'

    The Swedish singer discusses her pop classic, and how she once became 'tired of the broken heart'.
  69. Coronavirus: Kenyan boy who made hand-washing machine awarded

    Stephen Wamukota came up with a hand-washing machine that helps prevent the spread of Covid-19.
  70. Philando Castile death: 'I lost my best friend in a police shooting'

    Four years before George Floyd's death made global headlines, another man was shot dead in the same part of the US.