BBC News Headlines
Millions will see curbs on gatherings indoors from next week, under new Covid-19 restrictions.
But in Scotland infection rates appear to be rising, according to Office for National Statistics data.
The chancellor said that he could not justify a wage rise for all public sector workers.
Women take on the burden of unpaid chores during Covid, UN data shows, threatening gender equality.
Government guidance says the bubbles should contain a maximum of eight people over the age of 11.
Guillem Balague has spent much of 2020 working on a Diego Maradona book - and it has opened his eyes about a man he thought he already knew.
Three days of mourning begin in Argentina as tributes pour in for Diego Maradona, one of the greatest footballers of all time, who died on Wednesday.
Scoring against England turned Maradona almost into a deity in the eyes of some of his compatriots - with disastrous consequences, writes Tim Vickery.
Fans pay their final respects to the late football legend at Argentina's presidential palace.
Anton Ferdinand speaks about his experiences in a new BBC One documentary, Anton Ferdinand: Football, Racism And Me.
Sydney Thunder pull off a remarkable 12-run win over Brisbane Heat to set up a Women's Big Bash League final against Melbourne Stars.
The whole squad is quarantined following six positives, after some members "contravened protocols".
The England and Wales Cricket Board announces a range of measures designed to increase diversity in the game, including the formation of an independent commission for equality.
South Africa say their decision not to take a knee before matches in the upcoming series against England has been taken "unanimously" as a team.
A fine all-round display from England's Nat Sciver helps Melbourne Stars to a place in the Women's Big Bash final with a dominant semi-final victory over Perth Scorchers in Sydney.
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.
New, faster protocol becomes a reality
The latest iteration of the ubiquitous HTTP internet protocol - version 3 - has hit the web.
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.
'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, Charlton and Tottenham midfielder Scott Parker announces his retirement from football.
HMRC officers seized documents from Newcastle United as part of a tax fraud investigation.
Newcastle United goalkeeper Matz Sels joins Belgian champions Anderlecht on a season-long loan.
Find out your club's full fixture list for the 2017-18 Premier League season.
Papiss Cisse leads the tributes at a memorial for former Newcastle team-mate Cheick Tiote, who died after collapsing in training in China.