End Sars protests: People 'shot dead' in Lagos Nigeria - BBC News

View Article HereA number of people taking part in a protest against police brutality have reportedly been shot dead or wounded in Nigeria's biggest city Lagos. Witnesses said up to 12 people were killed and others wounded when soldiers ...

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Nigeria’s security forces “shoot dead at least 12 civilians” as protests grow - BBC News

View Article HereThere have been international calls for an end to violence in Nigeria after widespread reports of the killing of civilians. The human rights group Amnesty International says it has received credible and disturbing eviden...

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Labour accuses Boris Johnson of pitting “region against region” over pandemic funding - BBC News

View Article HereAfter days of wrangling with local leaders the Prime Minister has said a £60m support package for Greater Manchester will be distributed to local councils in the region effectively bypassing the mayor Andy Burnham. The L...

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Iceland PM keeps her cool as earthquake disrupts interview - BBC News

View Article HereIceland Prime minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir kept calm under pressure as a 5.5 magnitude earthquake interrupted her live interview with the Washington Post. The earthquake was centred near Krysuvik south of the capital Rey...

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Danish submarine killer Madsen caught in prison escape - BBC News

View Article HereDanish submarine builder Peter Madsen who murdered the Swedish journalist Kim Wall has been caught after trying to escape from jail. Pictures from the scene showed armed police surrounding him near the prison west of Cop...

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US election 2020: What are Joe Biden’s plans for office? - BBC Newsnight

View Article HereAs the US election enters its final stages President Donald Trump's campaign has reached a frenetic pace since he left hospital last week. Joe Biden in contrast has no public events on his schedule. Please subscribe HERE...

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Ban on care home visits is “breach of human rights” say relatives planning legal action - BBC News

View Article HereFamilies with relatives in care homes in England say government rules preventing visits during the coronavirus pandemic are a breach of human rights. They are planning to take legal action. In Tier 1 areas residents can ...

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Boris Johnson forces toughest restrictions on Manchester after talks collapse - BBC News

View Article HereThe Prime Minister has imposed the toughest Tier 3 coronavirus restrictions on Greater Manchester — after talks with local leaders over more funding for the region collapsed. The government offered to provide £60m to hel...

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Labour Party: Keir Starmer’s Road to Power - BBC Newsnight

View Article HereNewsnight explores the story of the man who could be prime minister of the United Kingdom — and what that road to power may entail. Please subscribe here: http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Sir Keir Starmer was elected leader of the ...

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Conjoined twins return home after successful separation - BBC News

View Article HereTwin girls who were born joined at the head and separated last year by a team at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London have returned home to Pakistan. Safa and Marwa Bibi underwent three major operations spending more t...

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Circuit breaker: What is a circuit-breaker lockdown? - BBC News

View Article HereThe First Minister of Wales has announced a fire-break lockdown also known as a circuit breaker. The national lockdown also known as a circuit breaker will start at 6pm on 23 October. But what exactly is a circuit breake...

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Colorado battles a record-breaking wildfire - BBC News

View Article HereThe Cameron Peak wildfire has become the biggest fire in Colorado state history after burning over 200000 acres. Residents have been forced to evacuate their homes as firefighters work to keep the blaze contained. The pr...

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Premiere of classical orchestral work inspired by Black Lives Matter demonstrator - BBC News

View Article HereBritain's mainly black Asian and ethnically diverse orchestra - Chineke! — has performed the world premiere of a work inspired by a black demonstrator who went to the aid of a white protester during a Black Lives Matter ...

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Separated twins Marwa and Safa return home after months of treatment - BBC News

View Article HereMarwa and Safa were born in Pakistan in 2017. They were conjoined twins - babies joined at the head - a very rare condition. They were eventually flown to London for treatment and after more than 50 hours of surgery and ...

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Wales imposes 16-day strict lockdown to control pandemic and protect NHS - BBC News

View Article HereThe Welsh government is imposing a 16-day lockdown across the country to regain control of the pandemic. The First Minister Labour's Mark Drakeford said that without a lockdown the NHS in Wales would not be able to cope ...

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