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Coronavirus: Hugs with loved ones as PM confirms England's biggest step back to normal

Boris Johnson urges people to use common sense as he confirms the next stage of lockdown easing.

Queen's Speech: Boris Johnson promises post-Covid skills overhaul

Adults will be offered "lifelong" training loans under measures to be announced in the Queen's Speech.

India Covid: Dozens of bodies wash up on banks of Ganges river

It is not clear where the bodies came from but local media suggest they may be Covid-19 victims.

Julia James: Man charged with murder of PCSO

A 21-year-old man is due in court charged with the murder of the police community support officer.

Covid in Scotland: FM expected to ease rules on indoor visits

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is due to make an announcement on further relaxing Covid restrictions.

Football Headlines

Fulham 0-2 Burnley: Cottagers relegated to Championship

Fulham are relegated from the Premier League after a defeat by Burnley at Craven Cottage that secures the Clarets' survival.

Boris Johnson confirms up to 10,000 fans allowed at sports stadiums from 17 May

Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirms up to 10,000 fans will be permitted at outdoor sports venues from 17 May.

Garth Crooks' team of the week: Mendy, Rudiger, Thiago, Cavani

Who is 'just as good if not better' than Foden? Which player is not afraid to take charge? Find out in Garth Crooks' team of the week.

Edinson Cavani: Man Utd agree contract extension with striker

Edinson Cavani has signed a contract extension at Manchester United, keeping the Uruguay striker at the club until June 2022.

Champions League final: Portugal could host final rather than Wembley

Portugal is a strong candidate to host the Champions League final after Uefa did not gain guarantees of the exemptions it wants to move the game to Wembley.

Cricket Headlines

Ashley Giles: England tours take priority over rescheduled IPL

England expect players to be available for their Twenty20 World Cup build-up if there is a clash with a rescheduled Indian Premier League.

BBC TV to show men's and women's T20 internationals this summer

Four England Twenty20 matches will be shown on BBC TV as live cricket returns to UK screens from next month.

Avishka Gunawardene: Former Sri Lanka international cleared of match-fixing

Former Sri Lanka international Avishka Gunawardene is cleared of match-fixing by the International Cricket Council.

Josh Downie: Cricketer, 24, dies after heart attack at practice

Josh Downie's mother describes him as the "kindest boy" and "beautiful, inside and out".

County Championship: Josh Davey takes five wickets as Somerset see off stubborn Hampshire

Josh Davey's five-wicket haul helps Somerset to a fourth win in five County Championship games as they see off stubborn Hampshire.

The Register

US immigration uses Google Translate to scan people's social media ? even though Google says: Er, don't do that

'Me encanta América... huh, so you're a terrorist?!'

Google recommends that anyone using its translation technology add a disclaimer that translated text may not be accurate.

Dunkin do-nots: Deep-fried cake maker didn't warn its sugar addicts that crooks raided web accounts, says NY AG

President facing impeachment probe, Brexit off the rails... but more importantly, your Dunkies account was potentially pwned

The US state of New York is suing food chain Dunkin Donuts for what is says is an illegal lapse in computer security.

Quic! Head to the latest Chrome version and try out HTTP/3

New, faster protocol becomes a reality

The latest iteration of the ubiquitous HTTP internet protocol - version 3 - has hit the web.

Pro tip: Plug in your Tesla S when clocking off, lest you run out of juice mid hot pursuit

San Francisco copper learns the hard way

A police chase came to an untimely end this week when the officer in pursuit realised his Tesla S was about to run out of juice.

Dropbox Paper: Handy for collaborating... oh and harvesting email addresses, too

'We understand the concerns' says Dropbox (not enough to change how it works, though)

A security engineer has complained that a feature of Dropbox Paper, a document collaboration tool, leaks email addresses by design.

Newcastle United News

Ex-England midfielder Parker retires

Ex-England, Charlton and Tottenham midfielder Scott Parker announces his retirement from football.

Taxman's football raid 'may be unlawful'

HMRC officers seized documents from Newcastle United as part of a tax fraud investigation.

Newcastle keeper Sels joins Anderlecht

Newcastle United goalkeeper Matz Sels joins Belgian champions Anderlecht on a season-long loan.

Premier League fixtures in full

Find out your club's full fixture list for the 2017-18 Premier League season.

Cisse leads tributes at Tiote memorial

Papiss Cisse leads the tributes at a memorial for former Newcastle team-mate Cheick Tiote, who died after collapsing in training in China.