New Zealand volcano: Minute's silence to mark one week after eruption

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Search teams are still looking for two missing bodies, believed to be in the water off the island A minute’s silence will be observed in New Zealand on Monday to mark one week since the deadly eruption of White Island volcano.The tribute will be held at 14:11 local time […]

Sports Personality of the Year 2019: Ben Stokes crowned winner

Ben Stokes wins Sports Personality 2019 England cricketer Ben Stokes has been voted BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2019.The all-rounder was man of the match as England won the World Cup for the first time with a dramatic super over victory against New Zealand at Lord’s.Stokes, 28, also hit an unbeaten 135 in the […]

Arsenal 0-3 Manchester City: Kevin de Bruyne scores twice as City outclass Arsenal

Kevin de Bruyne scored his fifth and sixth Premier League goals of the seasonManchester City pushed Arsenal deeper into crisis as they won with embarrassing ease at Emirates Stadium.Kevin de Bruyne produced a first-half masterclass as Pep Guardiola’s side cruised into a three-goal lead by the interval with two superb strikes, either side of a […]

Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland 'cannot be imprisoned' in UK

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionNicola Sturgeon told the BBC’s Andrew Mar Show that Scotland ‘cannot be imprisoned’ in UK Scotland “cannot be imprisoned in the union against its will” by the UK government, Nicola Sturgeon has said.The Scottish first minister says the SNP’s success in the general election gives her a […]

Prince Louis: Earliest words inspired by TV cook Mary Berry

Image caption The Duchess was speaking to Marry Berry during a Christmas TV special One of Prince Louis’s earliest words was “Mary” after he recognised TV chef Mary Berry on a cookbook, the Duchess of Cambridge has said.Catherine told the story to the former Bake Off presenter in a BBC Christmas special, which airs on […]

Greenwood salvages draw for Man Utd against Everton

Mason Greenwood scored twice in the midweek win over AlkmaarManchester United substitute Mason Greenwood scored a 77th-minute equaliser to deny Duncan Ferguson a second successive win as Everton’s interim manager.Everton looked set for back-to-back league victories for the first time since April when Victor Lindelof turned Leighton Baines’ first-half corner into his own goal after […]

Exeter beat Sale to close on Champions Cup quarters

Brothers Joe and Sam Simmonds scored 21 points in total between themHeineken Champions Cup Pool 2Exeter (7) 35Tries: S Simmonds 2, J Simmonds, Moon, Nowell Cons: J Simmonds 3, Steenson 2Sale (3) 10Try: S James Con: MacGinty Pen: MacGintyExeter moved to within touching distance of the Champions Cup quarter-finals with a convincing bonus-point victory against […]