Ministers move to bring in overseas workers as disrupted fuel deliveries lead to queues at petrol stations.
The Labour leader is hoping to get the party's conference to back a watered-down package of reforms.
Two Canadians detained by China are also freed, bringing to an end a three-year diplomatic row.
A still from a programme was shown for about 25 minutes before normal broadcasting resumed.
The Global Citizen: Live festival will see performances from more than 60 artists in six continents.
His death is "almost beyond belief", the ski centre's management says, as an investigation begins.
New rights for workers in first 100 days of Labour taking power, the party's deputy leader promises.
It is set up near to where the teacher was found dead as police continue to hunt a man seen on CCTV.
The outgoing leader strongly endorses her party's candidate Armin Laschet in an unusually tight race.
Bodies of alleged kidnappers are hung in public, a day after a warning executions would resume.
Hundreds of homes have been destroyed on the Spanish island since the eruption began on Sunday.
Abandoned taxis being used to grow vegetables and other stories you may have missed this week.
Don't be fooled by the Labour leader's knighthood, his adviser tells an audience of Love Island fans.
The BBC's Jeremy Bowen goes inside Kabul's main jail, where former Taliban inmates are now caretakers.
The BBC's Phil McCann reports from a petrol station that has run out of fuel in Stockport.
There is a buzz on the University of East Anglia campus as face-to-face teaching resumes.
Thousands of people enjoy the colourful procession through the city centre's streets.
Pledges made at the UN have lifted hopes for the Glasgow summit, but some major questions remain.
Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.
A series of maps and charts explaining what happened after an eruption in the Spanish Canary Islands.
Iain Watson looks at the complex situation facing Sir Keir Starmer and his opponents.
The 60ft tree is too big to be moved from a hot house in renovations at Edinburgh's Botanic Gardens.
Hannah Peel wore a sustainable dress to the Mercury Awards - but is the fashion industry changing?
After three years, Huawei's chief financial officer has a US extradition request against her dropped.
Energy access is a big issue for businesses in Africa, but can the continent go green as well?
As Sir Keir prepares for his first in-person conference as leader, we look at the promises he has made.
Safety tips for women continue to suggest murderers have an excuse for killing.
Yoane Wissa scores a late equaliser as Brentford hold Liverpool to a draw in a thrilling encounter at the Brentford Community Stadium.
After Man City ended Chelsea's unbeaten start to the season, BBC Sport's Phil McNulty looks at the significance of the victory.
Britain's Lawrence Okolie retains his world cruiserweight title with a comfortable third-round knockout of Dilan Prasovic.
Watch Paul Casey hole a "perfect" shot from 105 yards on the 14th hole on day two of the Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Aston Villa's winning goal should not have stood as Manchester United slump to a second straight home defeat.
Southern Vipers win the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy for the second successive year beating Northern Diamonds.
Nearly 1.5 million customers have seen their energy firm collapse amid soaring gas prices.
Householders face a rise in energy bills - as well as the possibility their supplier could go bust.
A surge in gas prices has prompted fears of hard times ahead - but how bad could it get?
No new gas boilers should be sold from 2025 according to the the International Energy Agency.
The UK's food industry has been told it must pay five times more for carbon dioxide in future.
More than four out of five UK adults are now fully vaccinated, but daily case rates remain high.
People in England could be told to work from home once again through the autumn and winter.
People in Scotland will need to be fully vaccinated to go to clubs, sporting events and concerts.
Lockdown rules have changed across the UK, but some restrictions remain in place.
Music executive Riki Bleau shares his business advice for our CEO Secrets series.
After an illness, Stu began reuniting old postcards with their owners - and revived some buried memories.
Britain only defeated the US three times in the first 25 Ryder Cups, but behind each victory is a wealth of remarkable stories.
Twenty years ago, a young African boy was murdered and his torso was dumped in the Thames. It's the longest unsolved child murder case in the recent history of the Metropolitan Police.
Paul Rusesabagina, who was portrayed in Hotel Rwanda, has gone from national hero to enemy of the state.
It's understood about 5,000 visas could be issued, with more details due on Sunday.
Ianto Cerwyn Sior Jenkins, three, had been playing with his sister and cousin.
Visitors to a south Wales street could be forgiven for thinking they had taken a wrong turn.
Swansea City boss Russell Martin claims a first home league victory as Joel Piroe's goal proves enough to see off Huddersfield Town.
A man who was charged to rearrange his speeding course due to catching Covid receives a refund.
Eighteen-month-old Finlay Howell Sanders was found in a lake in the grounds of a manor house.
Bedfordshire Police are investigating after Swansea's on-loan Liverpool defender Rhys Williams was allegedly racially abused by a Luton Town fan.
Judy Bruce from Swansea protests by sitting on motorways with members of the Insulate Britain group.
There is only one specialist in Wales, who does not offer support for children with the condition.
1. How to regain your enthusiasm. Feeling exhausted, apathetic or dispirited and have rapidly waning passion for your work? You may be suffering from burnout, or perhaps the onset of this debilitating condition. This condition can affect all types of employees – those who are new to a role, seasoned professionals, as well as managers and leaders. Typical symptoms include feeling exhausted, apathetic or dispirited. However, the good news is there are ways to combat this and reinvigorate your enthusiasm for your career. READ MORE >>
2. GDPR’s days may be numbered. GDPR may be rolled back in the UK just three years after first being implemented under EU law. Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak told a conference of tech leaders that “[the UK is] in charge of our data protection rules now”, pointing to countries such as Japan, Switzerland and Canada that operate outside of GDPR’s scope. Last month, Oliver Dowden – who until last week’s Cabinet reshuffle served as the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport - said the UK must “[reform its] data laws so that they’re based on common sense, not box-ticking”. The Times
3. The oil must stay in the ground. To hold global warming at 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels, the level set by the Paris Agreement, 60% of the world’s oil and fossil gas reserves, and 90% of its coal, will have to stay in the ground, climate modellers at University College London have found. That would require 97% of the coal in the US and Russia to go unextracted, along with two-thirds of the oil in the Middle East. However, the paper, published in Nature, warns that its figures may well be an underestimate, partly because the model relies on the large-scale deployment of technologies for removing CO2 that are as yet unproven. The Guardian
4. Life expectancy lowest for a decade. Life expectancy in England has fallen to its lowest level since 2011. Public Health England (PHE) said excess deaths due to the Covid-19 pandemic caused life expectancy to fall by 1.3 years for men, to 78.7, and 0.9 years for women to 82.7. As well as pointing to the pandemic, PHE said there had been an “unprecedented” rise in deaths caused by alcohol use, up 20% last year compared to 2019. The Independent
5. UK job vacancies hit record high. Job vacancies soared in August, reaching over 1m – the highest rise since official records began, according to the ONS. The largest increase was in accommodation and food services. The ONS also reported that the number of payroll employees has returned to pre-pandemic levels. It rose by 241,000 in August, bringing the total number to 29.1m, around the same level as February 2020. Total employment, however, remains 1.3 percentage points below pre-Covid levels. ITV
7. Students must have say over online learning. England's universities must take student views into account when deciding how much to teach online, says regulator the Office for Students. With Covid restrictions lifted, the majority of teaching is expected to be face-to-face this year, but larger group teaching sessions, such as lectures, are likely to be online in many institutions. Numerous universities have confirmed that they are using a mixed approach. In a snapshot survey of 47 universities, just 13 said they would be offering mostly face-to-face tuition. The others say they are adopting a more blended approach. BBC
8. Enough perks, employees want purpose. For years, companies have splashed out on ping pong tables, free lunch, beer on tap and other wild perks to lure workers and keep them at the office. But it turns out engagement - not perks or pay - is the main reason swaths of people are leaving their jobs amid the pandemic. A Gallup study found that "self-identified disengaged workers" are quitting at record pace, challenging companies to find new ways to boost engagement amid widespread work from home. The Observer
9. Demoralised NHS rejects pay rise. Britain’s biggest health union has said that thousands of workers are “fed up of being taken for granted” after 80% of NHS staff voted to oppose the government’s 3% pay rise. Unison added that thousands of “exhausted” NHS staff, including nurses, healthcare assistants, ambulance workers and hospital porters, were on the brink of leaving their jobs. The government is “now under growing pressure to reconsider its pay award”. The Guardian
10. The bottom line. Kelly Almond is my niece and will be climbing Ben Nevis on 2 October in support of Mental Health UK and in advance of World Mental Health Day on 10 October. The number of children who go to A&E with serious mental health issues has risen by more than 50% since the Covid pandemic began. More than 2,243 children in England were referred for specialist mental health care from emergency departments in May this year, compared with just 1,428 in May 2019. If you could consider supporting Kelly and her friends by donating using the following link, I will be most grateful. READ MORE >>
More than 500 gather for a vigil for the teacher who was killed as she walked to a London pub.
Drivers are shocked and frustrated at huge queues for petrol amid fuel delivery disruption.
Labour deputy leader Angela Rayner pledges fair pay talks between workers and bosses.
From Theresa May's incident-strewn speech in 2017 to Tony Blair sweating through his shirt.
The BBC's Phil McCann reports from a petrol station that has run out of fuel in Stockport.
US Open champion Emma Raducanu says she was "more nervous playing the Duchess of Cambridge" before her Homecoming Party than during the US Open final.
The sister of Sabina Nessa pays tribute to the teacher, who was killed a week ago in south-east London.
Charles Ogilvie-Forbes is a volunteer in a clinical trial at King’s College Hospital, London.
The transport secretary says there's no shortage of fuel and the public shouldn't rush to fill up tanks.
Photographer Anthony Dawton has been documenting London's homeless population during the pandemic.
Rose Ayling-Ellis and her dance partner Giovanni Pernice prepare for their first live performance.
The London teacher's body was found in the park, a day after she left her Kidbrooke home for the pub.
Scientists at Imperial College London are now researching a link between Covid-19 and new allergies.
Iceland's managing director tells BBC Question Time his firm is about 100 HGV drivers short.
Sign language is an important way of communicating especially for the deaf community, but how much do you know about it?
Racers, start your engines. We're saying "hello, hello, hello" to the queens of season three.
Scientists describe a familiar armoured dinosaur but there's something very unusual about it.
Sabeen died of Covid aged 43. Now her family has created a cookbook to remember her favourite dishes.
Ros Atkins asks where the pressure began on the UK's energy industry.
All schools and colleges in Cornwall will be given litter pickers made from old hospital masks.
Louise Powell says her baby died "due to errors" made after she went into labour in prison.
The personal reflections on the Duke of Edinburgh's sense of humour are part of a BBC documentary.
Doctors feared Bryson, aged nine, might never walk or talk after being born premature.
The prime minister says he does “not believe people will be short of food” amid reports of some empty supermarket shelves.
The BBC followed Iranian migrant Alex, as he tried to cross from France to the UK with a smuggler.
John Cossham wants more people to take up composting to encourage a circular economy.
Netflix drama The Crown and Apple TV Plus comedy Ted Lasso were the stars of the Emmy Award.
Carol Kirkwood says she's fine after taking this tumble on BBC Breakfast when the guide dog went astray.
BBC Sport looks back at some great goals from Jimmy Greaves' career and highlights the statistics that made him a footballing legend.
London-based baker Elika Ashoori is campaigning to bring her father home from jail in Iran.
Liberal Democrat leader Sir Ed Davey reflects on his own experience of care during his conference speech.
Richard Ratcliffe says his wife, speaks to her daughter on the phone most days, while under house arrest.
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