FEATURED

PM hints idea won’t go ahead - just hours after junior minister said it was possible
Belarusian athlete Krystsina Tsimanouskaya was 'forced' to get on a flight back home after criticising her coaches.
It looks like Clare Balding has got some competition.

LIFE

As life opens up again, the charity wants to get us all involved in suicide prevention.
Because, yes, women eat ice cream seductively when feeling sad. Or happy. Or angry 🤔
Alice Musabende survived the 1994 genocide against the Tutsis in Rwanda - where her parents and siblings were killed. Now she has to tell her kids the story.
Because who doesn't love a snazzy new pencil case, notebook or school bag for September?

GO DEEPER

With Love Island fever sweeping the nation, we're taking a look at all the other international editions.
The key Team GB players have some brilliant back stories – here's who to watch out for during this year's games.
For women who earn a living on Twitch, being the target of multiplatform sexual harassment campaigns comes with the job.

THE LATEST ON COVID

Mental health experts share how they believe the pandemic could affect children in the long term.
Escalator handles, ticket machines, benches and station air were all tested for traces of the virus.
MPs furious at confusion and cost of extended traffic light system as Matt Warman talks of 'spectrum of countries'
Move to stamp out ‘poor quality’ tests won’t cover products that have already cost taxpayer billions
Official figures published on Friday suggest England's R rate has fallen slightly at between 1.1 and 1.4.
'Freedom Day' may have come and gone, but not everyone is ready to go 'out out' just yet.
Wales will exempt double-jabbed adults from Covid isolation from August 7.
NIESR says ‘a large enough proportion’ of population is protected from the virus
Sneezing is a common Covid symptom reported by vaccinated Brits – and also a key way the virus spreads.
Labour and UCL's Professor Christina Pagel have both raised concerns.

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