Tory lead cut as race enters final hours

While the Tory lead has narrowed slightly in the last week, from 13 points to 9.6, it is now still at the same level it was when the election was called. MRP model suggests hung parliament a real possibility Boris Johnson is heading for a 28 seat majority but a hung parliament is possible, according to a […]

What time is the BBC Question Time election special tonight, and who is taking part?

Nigel Farage, the leader of the Brexit Party, and Jonathan Bartley, the Green Party co-leader, had the opportunity to discuss their views in two separate Question Time specials.  What happened in the Channel 4 climate change debate? All party leaders except Boris Johnson took part in Channel 4’s climate change debate. The Prime Minister declined to take part in the debate, but it […]

Saudi soldier kills four, wounds eight, in US  naval base shooting rampage 

Salman condemned the shooting in a written statement and said his government’s security services were working with U.S. agencies to uncover the cause. “The perpetrator of this heinous crime does not represent the Saudi people, who count the American people as friends and allies,” Salman said. FBI investigators, who were leading a probe into the shooting, declined […]

When is the next general election TV debate, and who is taking part?

Mr Corbyn was set to join the other party leaders at the BBC Election Debate last week, but Rebecca Long-Bailey, the shadow business secretary, took his place. Mr Johnson did not take part either, sending instead the Conservative Party’s chief secretary to the Treasury Rishi Sunak. Less than a week before polling day, Mr Johnson and Mr Corbyn […]

When is the general election 2019 and when will we know the results? 

The deadline to apply for a postal vote was 5pm on Nov 26. If you are registered to vote by post, your Electoral Office must receive it by 10pm on Dec 12.  If you can’t get to your polling station and you’d like someone to vote on your behalf, apply for a proxy vote by 5pm on Dec […]

Can this wristband create your own bespoke DNA diet?

For example, you can look at two packets of nuts and check each with the scanner to see which one would be preferable for you. Prof Toumazou demonstrates with two packets of peanuts. “I love the dry roasted ones, but my scanner shows them up as red. The salted ones are green for me.” Delve […]

Best Amazon Black Friday deals 2019

The big day has finally arrived: Black Friday, the date saved in every bargain-hunter’s calendar, where retailers reduce prices on hundreds of products. Amazon has already got a head start for Black Friday 2019 by releasing some of the best deals on televisions, headphones and smart devices throughout the week. The online shopping giant goes […]

Jose Mourinho apologises to Eric Dier for 29th-minute substitution that put Tottenham on the path to victory

Goals from Dele Alli, Serge Aurier and two strikes from Harry Kane rescued the game for Tottenham after their abysmal start. Alli said Tottenham “could not have performed any worse” in the opening 45 minutes, adding that Mourinho could have substituted any of his players at that point.  “We were losing and the manager made […]

live score and latest updates from day five in Tauranga

Mitch Santner followed up his maiden century for New Zealand with a late three-wicket burst to leave a chastened England facing a mountainous task to save the first Test in Mount Maunganui. Santner had earlier driven England’s bowlers to distraction with an innings of 126 in a New Zealand record 261-run stand for the seventh wicket alongside BJ […]