London Bridge: Attacker had been convicted of terror offence

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat happened at London Bridge stabbing incident? The man who carried out the stabbing attack at London Bridge was a former prisoner convicted of a terrorism offence.The attacker, named by police as 28-year-old Usman Khan, was out of prison on licence at the time of the attack, […]

The Papers: 'Horror' and 'heroes' on London Bridge

Newspaper headlines: ‘Horror’ and ‘heroes’ on London Bridge By BBC News Staff Image caption All of the front pages lead on the stabbing attack at London Bridge, which resulted in the deaths of two members of the public, and a further three being injured. “The incident played out in extraordinary scenes that prompted politicians to […]

General election 2019: Seven-way debate fact-checked

Image copyright Getty Images Senior figures from seven political parties have taken part in a BBC election debate.BBC Reality Check has been looking at some of the claims made during the course of the 90-minute programme. Image copyright Getty Images Conservative Rishi Sunak claimed: “We’ve outlined a plan for £34bn [for the NHS], that will […]

Farrell leads Saracens to win at Bath – but champions still 22 points adrift at bottom

England captain Owen Farrell kicked all seven of his attempts at goal at BathGallagher PremiershipBath (9) 12Pens: Priestland 4Saracens (16) 25Try: Maitland Con: Farrell Pens: Farrell 6Owen Farrell kicked 20 points as Saracens beat Bath in their first Premiership game since opting not to contest their 35-point deduction for breaching salary cap rules.Three Rhys Priestland […]

General election 2019: Politicians share security plans in BBC debate

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionKey moments from the seven-way BBC election debate Politicians have shared their plans to tackle security issues in the UK after the terror attack in London Bridge. Seven senior figures from the major political parties took part in a debate on the BBC ahead of December general […]

Daphne Caruana Galizia: Malta suspect will not get immunity

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The government are facing calls to resign over the murder of Daphne Curuana Galizi Malta’s Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has said a suspect in the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia will not be granted immunity to reveal what he knows about the case. Businessman Yorgen Fenech had requested a […]

NatWest online glitch resolved

Image copyright Getty Images IT problems experienced by NatWest account holders on Friday have been resolved, the bank has said.The High Street bank said there had been a glitch affecting mobile and online transactions throughout the day.Friday was payday for some customers, and many were seeking out Black Friday offers.”All our services are now operating […]

General election 2019: Can the UK ban live animal exports after Brexit?

Image copyright Getty Images Claim: Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that under EU law “you cannot ban the shipment of live animals”.Reality Check verdict: He is right. Under EU single market rules, no member state can ban live animal exports, although the EU does put a number of animal welfare restrictions on exporting them. […]

London Bridge: People 'injured' after stabbing

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBritain’s most-watched news channel, delivering breaking news and analysis all day, every day A number of people are believed to have been injured after a stabbing at London Bridge, police have said. The Met Police said they were called to a stabbing at a premises near the […]