Bing breaks America? CBeebies cartoon takes 'gentle parenting' to US and China
Plenty of British acts have tried and failed to break America.
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Wednesday evening news briefing: Families taken from Wuhan to Britain may be split up
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BBC News to axe 450 jobs as part of cost cutting effort
The BBC is to cut hundreds of jobs as part of an effort to reduce costs, the broadcaster has announced.
telegraph | Top Stories | 3 hrs ago
 
Gig economy 'like quick sand' for vulnerable workers who face insecurity and indignity,  report says 
Workers in Britain’s gig economy are struggling to escape from a toxic combination of pervasive financial insecurity and indignity as temporary jobs leave them with little certainty over their future, a new report has claimed.
telegraph | Technology | 8 hrs ago
 
Coronavirus: British Airways suspends all flights to mainland China as outbreak spreads
British Airways has suspended all direct flights to China after the Foreign Office urged Britons not to travel to the country in response to the spreading coronavirus.
telegraph | Top Stories | 9 hrs ago
 
Wednesday morning news briefing: PM moves to heal US rift
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Coronavirus: Scientists hail 'game changer' as version of deadly virus grown in laboratory
Scientists have successfully grown a version of the Wuhan coronavirus which could pave the way for the development of a vaccine against the deadly illness.
telegraph | Top Stories | 13 hrs ago
 
Uber charges Coventry man £606 for a 10-mile journey
A man was horrified after Uber charged him £606 for a ten-mile journey after the driver dropped him off before driving around for nearly five hours.
telegraph | Top Stories | 15 hrs ago
 
Wales joins Scotland in banning smacking of children
The Welsh Assembly has voted to introduce a smacking ban in Wales.
telegraph | Top Stories | 16 hrs ago
 
Tuesday evening news briefing: Huawei granted access to UK's 5G network
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telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
Extinction Rebellion activists cleared after arresting officer books holiday during trial 
A trial of Extinction Rebellion protesters has collapsed after it was revealed the arresting officer had booked a holiday.
telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
Hong Kong to close borders with mainland China as global alarm spreads over coronavirus
Hong Kong said on Tuesday it would “temporarily” close some of its borders with mainland China and stop issuing travel permits to Chinese tourists as the death toll from the Wuhan coronavirus jumped to 107 and reached at least 14 foreign ...
telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
Nicholas Parsons, BBC radio host, dies aged 96
Broadcaster Nicholas Parsons has died at the age of 96 following a short illness, his agent has said.
telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
Tuesday morning news briefing: Prince Andrew's 'zero co-operation'
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telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
Pictures of the Day: 28 January 2020
Pictures of the Day: 28 January 2020
telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
Coronavirus: China death toll passes 100 as Beijing records its first fatality
The new strain of coronavirus spreading across China claimed its first victim in Beijing, officials said on Tuesday, as the death toll jumped to 106.
telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
John Bolton expressed 'concerns about Donald Trump's favours for autocrats'
John Bolton, the former national security advisor, privately told the US attorney general last year about concerns that President Donald Trump was essentially granting favours to autocrats, it was reported on Monday.
telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
Licence fee is like poll tax and can't last, says John Sergeant
The BBC licence fee is like the poll tax and it can’t last much longer, John Sergeant has claimed.
telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
Mary Beard fears nudes in art galleries becoming 'porn for the elite' 
Bodily beauty has inspired timeless masterpieces, with geniuses from antiquity to the Renaissance moved to depict the naked human form.
telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
Ministers announce £20m new station boost for Beeching towns  
The Government has pledged £20 million to open new train stations across the country, in a fresh boost for towns who lost their rail lines in the Beeching closures.
telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
Making homes more energy efficient has made them more polluted inside
Making homes more energy efficient has led to an increase in “indoor pollution”, medics have warned.
telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
Alcohol sales fall in Scotland's supermarkets following the introduction of minimum unit pricing
Alcohol sales in Scotland's supermarkets and off-licences have fallen following the introduction of a minimum pricing policy.
telegraph | Top Stories | 28th Jan '20
 
Gary Lineker calls for BBC licence fee to be made voluntary as he brands it the broadcaster's 'fundamental problem' 
BBC’s highest-paid star Gary Lineker has said the BBC licence fee should be voluntary, branding it the broadcaster’s “fundamental problem”.
telegraph | Top Stories | 27th Jan '20
 
Ex Belgian king admits he fathered lovechild after years of speculation
Albert II, the 85-year-old former King of Belgium, has admitted that he is the biological father of Delphine Boel, a 51-year-old artist, after years of speculation.
telegraph | Top Stories | 27th Jan '20
 
LA police grounded helicopters because of dangerous fog before Kobe Bryant crash 
Basketball legend Kobe Bryant's helicopter pilot was given approval to fly in weather conditions considered dangerous enough for Los Angeles Police to ground its own fleet, it has emerged.
telegraph | Top Stories | 27th Jan '20
 
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