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Prince Andrew loses military titles and usage of HRH

Image source, EPAImage caption, One of the duke's military appointments was Colonel of the Grenadier GuardsThe Duke of York's military titles and royal patronages have been returned to the Queen, Buckingham Palace has said.Prince Andrew, 61, will also stop using the style His Royal Highness in an official capacity, a royal source said.It comes as…

Ocado and Next cut ill spend for unvaccinated separating personnel

By Beth TimminsBusiness reporter, BBC NewsImage source, Getty ImagesOcado and Next have cut sick pay for unvaccinated staff who must self-isolate because of Covid exposure, the BBC has learned.Both retailers will continue to pay full sick pay to unvaccinated workers if they test positive for the virus.Furniture giant Ikea is also among employers making similar…

Cops to think about examination if No 10 celebration probe indicate criminal offenses

The Met Police will wait for the result of the civil service probe looking into the No 10 party in May 2020, attended by Boris Johnson, before deciding whether to investigate.They said they would give it "further consideration" if civil servant Sue Gray's inquiry into parties unearthed potential criminal offences.The force said they rarely investigated…

MI5 caution over ‘Chinese representative’ in Parliament

By Gordon Corera & Jennifer ScottSecurity correspondent & political reporter, BBC NewsImage caption, Christine Lee runs a law firm, with offices in London and BirminghamMI5 has issued a rare warning that an alleged Chinese agent has infiltrated Parliament to interfere in UK politics.An alert from the security service said Christine Ching Kui Lee "established links"…

Novak Djokovic: Unanswered concerns over Australian Covid legend

Image source, ReutersImage caption, Australia is yet to decide whether to cancel Djokovic's visaThe saga over Novak Djokovic's Australian visa has dominated headlines around the world since the tennis star was detained in Melbourne last week. The unvaccinated player claims he had been given a medical exemption to enter the country based on a positive…

Trump to face Wilson in Masters quarters after final-frame deciders

Judd Trump won the Masters in 2019Venue: Alexandra Palace, London Dates: 9-16 JanuaryCoverage: Watch live on BBC TV, BBC iPlayer, BBC Red Button, BBC Sport website and BBC Sport appJudd Trump made three centuries as he came from behind to beat Mark Allen 6-5 in the first-round at the Masters.World number two Trump had mixed…

Ronnie Spector: Be My Baby singer of The Ronettes dies at 78

Image source, Getty ImagesRonnie Spector, the trail-blazing lead singer of the 1960s all-girl group the Ronettes, has died.The pop star found fame with hits such as Be My Baby, Baby I Love You and Walking in the Rain.A statement from her family said she passed away at age 78 "after a brief battle with cancer".…

Bowen double puts West Ham fourth and keeps Norwich bottom

Jarrod Bowen has been directly involved in 16 goals in all competitions this season (8 goals, 8 assists), which is the most by any English player at a Premier League clubWest Ham forward Jarrod Bowen is "knocking on the door" for an England call-up, according to Hammers boss David Moyes.Bowen scored both goals against bottom…

Prince Andrew civil case: What happens next?

By Dominic CascianiHome and legal correspondentIt couldn't have been a worse result for Prince Andrew. Just weeks ago, speculation was mounting that his team might have come up with a slam-dunk winner that would stop this case in its tracks. But, using another American sporting metaphor, Wednesday's result shows it had all been a bit…

Carabao Cup semi-final second leg: Tottenham Hotspur 0-1 Chelsea (0-3 agg)

Antonio Rudiger also scored in Chelsea's 3-0 Premier League victory at Tottenham in SeptemberChelsea eased into the Carabao Cup final as they closed out a comfortable semi-final win over Tottenham. Spurs never seriously threatened to overturn Chelsea's two-goal first-leg advantage and Antonio Rudiger's bundled finish from Mason Mount's corner after 18 minutes effectively confirmed a…

Biden presses significant election laws overhaul in intense speech

Image source, ReutersImage caption, President Biden said the drive to pass his sweeping voting legislation was a "battle for the soul of America"US President Joe Biden has called for a historic change to Senate rules as he seeks to overhaul the country's election laws.In an impassioned speech, he said he supported changes that would allow…

Downing Street celebration: PM to deal with MPs following discoveries

Image source, EPAImage caption, The PM is set to face questions he has so far declined to answerConservative and opposition MPs are demanding answers from Boris Johnson over claims he attended a drinks event in the No 10 garden during lockdown.Labour's deputy leader Angela Rayner said that if he was there, and he lied about…

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