US election 2020: What are Joe Biden’s plans for office? – BBC Newsnight

BBC News published this video item, entitled “US election 2020: What are Joe Biden’s plans for office? – BBC Newsnight” – below is their description. As the US election enters its final stages, President Donald Trump’s campaign has reached a frenetic pace since he left hospital last week. Joe Biden, in contrast, has no public … Read more US election 2020: What are Joe Biden’s plans for office? – BBC Newsnight

Relatives say ban on care home visits is “breach of human rights” and plan legal action – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Relatives say ban on care home visits is “breach of human rights” and plan legal action – BBC News” – below is their description. Families with relatives in care homes in England say government rules preventing visits during the coronavirus pandemic are a breach of human rights. They … Read more Relatives say ban on care home visits is “breach of human rights” and plan legal action – BBC News

Boris Johnson forces toughest restrictions on Manchester after talks collapse – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Boris Johnson forces toughest restrictions on Manchester after talks collapse – BBC News” – below is their description. The Prime Minister has imposed the toughest Tier 3 coronavirus restrictions on Greater Manchester — after talks with local leaders over more funding for the region collapsed. The government offered … Read more Boris Johnson forces toughest restrictions on Manchester after talks collapse – BBC News

Labour Party: Keir Starmer’s Road to Power – BBC Newsnight

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Labour Party: Keir Starmer’s Road to Power – BBC Newsnight” – below is their description. Newsnight explores the story of the man who could be prime minister of the United Kingdom — and what that road to power may entail. Please subscribe here: http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Sir Keir Starmer was … Read more Labour Party: Keir Starmer’s Road to Power – BBC Newsnight

Conjoined twins return home after successful separation – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Conjoined twins return home after successful separation – BBC News” – below is their description. Twin girls who were born joined at the head, and separated last year by a team at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London, have returned home to Pakistan. Safa and Marwa Bibi underwent … Read more Conjoined twins return home after successful separation – BBC News

Circuit breaker: What is a circuit-breaker lockdown? – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Circuit breaker: What is a circuit-breaker lockdown? – BBC News” – below is their description. The First Minister of Wales has announced a fire-break lockdown, also known as a circuit breaker. The national lockdown, also known as a circuit breaker, will start at 6pm on 23 October. But … Read more Circuit breaker: What is a circuit-breaker lockdown? – BBC News

Colorado battles a record-breaking wildfire – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Colorado battles a record-breaking wildfire – BBC News” – below is their description. The Cameron Peak wildfire has become the biggest fire in Colorado state history after burning over 200,000 acres. Residents have been forced to evacuate their homes as firefighters work to keep the blaze contained. The … Read more Colorado battles a record-breaking wildfire – BBC News

Premiere of classical orchestral work inspired by Black Lives Matter demonstrator – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Premiere of classical orchestral work inspired by Black Lives Matter demonstrator – BBC News” – below is their description. Britain’s mainly black, Asian and ethnically diverse orchestra – Chineke! — has performed the world premiere of a work inspired by a black demonstrator who went to the aid … Read more Premiere of classical orchestral work inspired by Black Lives Matter demonstrator – BBC News

Separated twins Marwa and Safa return home after months of treatment – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Separated twins Marwa and Safa return home after months of treatment – BBC News” – below is their description. Marwa and Safa were born in Pakistan in 2017. They were conjoined twins – babies joined at the head – a very rare condition. They were eventually flown to … Read more Separated twins Marwa and Safa return home after months of treatment – BBC News

Wales imposes 16-day strict lockdown to control pandemic and protect NHS – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Wales imposes 16-day strict lockdown to control pandemic and protect NHS – BBC News” – below is their description. The Welsh government is imposing a 16-day lockdown across the country to regain control of the pandemic. The First Minister, Labour’s Mark Drakeford, said that without a lockdown the … Read more Wales imposes 16-day strict lockdown to control pandemic and protect NHS – BBC News

Hong Kong campaigner Alexandra Wong ‘won’t give up fighting’ – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Hong Kong campaigner Alexandra Wong ‘won’t give up fighting’ – BBC News” – below is their description. A prominent Hong Kong protester has made her first public appearance in 14 months, telling reporters she had been held in mainland China. Alexandra Wong, 64, nicknamed “Grandma Wong,” said she … Read more Hong Kong campaigner Alexandra Wong ‘won’t give up fighting’ – BBC News

Sudan khalwas: Undercover in the schools that chain boys – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Sudan khalwas: Undercover in the schools that chain boys – BBC News” – below is their description. A BBC News Arabic investigation has uncovered systemic child abuse and evidence of sexual abuse inside Islamic schools in Sudan. For 18 months, reporter Fateh Al-Rahman Al-Hamdani filmed inside 23 schools … Read more Sudan khalwas: Undercover in the schools that chain boys – BBC News

Olive harvest in jeopardy as tensions rise at the West Bank – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Olive harvest in jeopardy as tensions rise at the West Bank – BBC News” – below is their description. Tensions are rising between Israeli settlers and Palestinians, as the annual olive harvest begins in the West Bank. Palestinian medics say dozens of people were injured in clashes with … Read more Olive harvest in jeopardy as tensions rise at the West Bank – BBC News

The woman who ferries patients in a school bus – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “The woman who ferries patients in a school bus – BBC News” – below is their description. Neelam Singh had been driving a school bus for 18 years when the pandemic struck. Schools shut as India went into lockdown but case numbers continued to climb, especially in Mumbai … Read more The woman who ferries patients in a school bus – BBC News

Queues in China for experimental Covid-19 vaccine – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “Queues in China for experimental Covid-19 vaccine – BBC News” – below is their description. A city in eastern China has started offering a coronavirus vaccine to the general public – although it has not yet completed clinical trials. Hundreds of people have been queuing outside a hospital … Read more Queues in China for experimental Covid-19 vaccine – BBC News

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