Lyon attack: Orthodox priest wounded in shooting
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Lyon attack: Orthodox priest wounded in shooting

The incident came days after three people were killed in a knife attack at a church in the the southern French city of Nice.

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Sean Connery: James Bond actor dies aged 90
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Sean Connery: James Bond actor dies aged 90

Alex Salmond, former first minister of Scotland, who was close friends with Sir Sean, described him as “the world’s greatest Scot, the last of the real Hollywood stars,…

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Johnson set to declare month-long England lockdown
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Johnson set to declare month-long England lockdown

It comes as documents suggested the UK was on course for a much higher death toll than during the first wave.

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The Countdown: Lil Wayne, Paul Rudd and the fight for the last votes
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The Countdown: Lil Wayne, Paul Rudd and the fight for the last votes

1. In the baking heat of Florida, where Republicans are catching up with Democrats in early voting, Donald Trump and Joe Biden held two very different kinds of…

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Covid: Clive Myrie visits the Navajo Nation
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Covid: Clive Myrie visits the Navajo Nation

‘This pandemic is instant death’ Video, 00:06:09‘This pandemic is instant death’

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Coronavirus: US sees record-high daily Covid numbers as election nears
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The Countdown: Kellyanne Conway, Miles Taylor and the speculation game
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The Countdown: Kellyanne Conway, Miles Taylor and the speculation game

1. Donald Trump is doubling down on his message that coronavirus is almost at an end, telling one rally “we are rounding the turn”. US cases have risen…

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Covid: Merkel warns of ‘long, hard winter’ as lockdowns return
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Covid: Merkel warns of ‘long, hard winter’ as lockdowns return

Italy, which was the European epicentre at the start of the first wave of the virus, has already introduced new restrictions which will be in place for a…

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France attack: Three killed in ‘Islamist terrorist’ stabbings
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France attack: Three killed in ‘Islamist terrorist’ stabbings

Chloe, a witness who lives near the church, told the BBC: “We heard many people shouting in the street. We saw from the window that there were many,…

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Poland abortion ruling sparks ‘women’s strike’
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Poland abortion ruling sparks ‘women’s strike’