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Tokyo 2020: Tom Dean wins gold with Duncan Scott clinching silver for GB in men's 200m freestyle

27 July 2021 - 3:23am
Watch as Team GB's Tom Dean wins 200m freestyle gold with team-mate Duncan Scott clinching silver at Tokyo 2020.

US combat forces to leave Iraq by end of year

27 July 2021 - 3:15am
The move, while largely symbolic, could provide a domestic boost to both the US and Iraqi leaders.

Tokyo Olympics: GB's Georgia Taylor-Brown wins triathlon silver as Flora Duffy wins gold

27 July 2021 - 2:12am
Team GB's Georgia Taylor-Brown wins triathlon silver despite suffering a puncture, as Flora Duffy wins Bermuda's first ever Olympic gold medal at Tokyo 2020.

Boris Johnson pledges to target drug abuse in anti-crime push

27 July 2021 - 2:08am
More local officers and tagging of ex-prisoners are also promised, but police demand extra funding.

Tokyo Olympics: Surfers Italo Ferreira & Hiroto Ohhara ride big waves

27 July 2021 - 1:58am
Watch Italo Ferreira and Hiroto Ohhara ride big waves as a tropical storm hits the Tsurigasaki surfing beach during the Tokyo Olympics.

John Stonehouse: Bizarre tale of the MP who faked his own death

27 July 2021 - 1:04am
Was John Stonehouse a spy who betrayed his country? Or a naive and broken man? James Naughtie investigates.

How Amy Winehouse's legacy is helping women in addiction recovery

27 July 2021 - 1:01am
Amy's Place provides safe housing for women when they leave rehab to help them live independently.

Stealthing: 'I didn't realise it's rape until it happened to me'

27 July 2021 - 12:58am
Two women share their experiences of non-consensual condom removal during sex.

Kenyans sue the British army over fire at wildlife sanctuary

27 July 2021 - 12:07am
Some 1,000 people are going to court after a fire destroyed 12,000 acres of land at a wildlife sanctuary.

Mapping the advance of the Taliban in Afghanistan

27 July 2021 - 12:01am
Maps of Afghanistan show who controls districts in fighting between the government and Taliban forces.

Can better tech make video meetings less excruciating?

27 July 2021 - 12:00am
Technology firms are scrambling to add new features but will video calls improve.

Is there a future for Africa's lions?

27 July 2021 - 12:00am
As lion populations decline across much of Africa, could community-led conservation help reverse this trend?

Parkour athlete: 'She wants to be a doctor so she can fix me'

27 July 2021 - 12:00am
Luke Callinan, 35, has been diagnosed with a rare form of multiple sclerosis.

Brazil: Why are so many pregnant women dying from Covid?

27 July 2021 - 12:00am
One in five women that died from coronavirus in Brazil didn't have access to an intensive care unit.

Archibald Prize: 100 years of Australia's top portrait honour

27 July 2021 - 12:00am
Over 100 years, the Archibald Prize has become better at reflecting Australian diversity.

Covid: The healthcare heroes vaccinating Scotland

26 July 2021 - 10:57pm
Meet the people who have gone above and beyond to get jabs into arms across the country.

Hales leads Rockets to electrifying victory after pitch invader and Stokes dropped catch

26 July 2021 - 10:18pm
Alex Hales capitalises on a Ben Stokes drop to lead Trent Rockets to a thrilling, unlikely two-wicket victory over Northern Superchargers.

Hemingway 'lookalike' chosen in Florida contest

26 July 2021 - 9:46pm
A 63-year-old won the Key West, Florida contest for his likeness to the award-winning author.

Bezos' $2bn offer to get back in race to the Moon

26 July 2021 - 9:31pm
The billionaire offers to pay $2bn in Nasa costs to be reconsidered for a key Moon lander contract.

Tokyo Olympics: Tom Pidcock wins mountain bike gold for GB

26 July 2021 - 7:47pm
Great Britain's Tom Pidcock claims Olympic gold in the mountain bike cross-country - two months after breaking a collarbone.


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