Transfer news LIVE: Jota to Liverpool TODAY, Alex Telles to Man United agreed, Aouar Arsenal boost, Bale latest

Welcome to the Evening Standard’s rolling coverage of the summer transfer window. Tottenham are closing in on a sensational double deal for Gareth Bale and Sergio Reguilon having already signed Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, Joe Hart and Matt Doherty during the window. Arsenal have secured Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s future after signing Willian and Gabriel Magalhaes, and Lyon’s Houssem […]

UK long-range forecast: Britain to be blasted by October heat plume – latest weather maps | Weather | News

Maps from WXCHARTS show a heat plume sweeping over from the Atlantic in a westerly direction as October arrives. A high pressure system will also be pushed towards southern areas of the UK during the beginning of next month, meaning there will be “a fair amount of sunshine” according to Netweather. Temperatures will also be […]

Israel to impose three-week nationwide coronavirus lockdown: Live | News

 Austria is experiencing the start of a second wave of coronavirus infections, its chancellor has said, as cases spike upwards in line with other EU countries. UNHCR steps up efforts to combat COVID-19 among tens of thousands of Syrian refugees in camps in Jordan after the first three cases were confirmed last […]

government rationale for a precedent to break international law doesn’t seem to add up – Channel 4 News

There were raised eyebrows across the House of Commons yesterday as senior minister Brandon Lewis admitted that a new government bill published today “does break international law in a very specific and limited way”. The head of the Government Legal Department – the most senior non-political lawyer in Whitehall – resigned over the decision, which […]

Coronavirus live news: cases rising in 22 US states as France declares more Covid-19 ‘red zones’ | World news

1.04am BST01:04 Coronavirus patients have lung damage ‘weeks after leaving hospital’ Nicola Davis Patients hospitalised with Covid-19 still have lung damage, breathlessness and coughs weeks after being discharged, researchers have found. The long and lingering effects of coronavirus on physical health is a growing topic of concern; even those who have experienced “mild” Covid, have […]

Celebrity news latest – Robert Pattinson ‘tests positive for coronavirus’ as full Strictly 2020 lineup revealed

PRODUCTION has stopped on Robert Pattinson’s The Batman as the Hollywood actor has reportedly tested positive for coronavirus. Sources close to the set have said it has now been “thrown into chaos” as the lead star is said to be the one who came down with the virus. Meanwhile, the full lineup for Strictly Come […]

Princess Beatrice branded ‘ridiculous’ amid claims she and Eugenie suffered being royal | Royal | News

Since Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced they were moving away from senior Royal Family duties, the spotlight has focused on other Windsors, with the likes of Beatrice and Eugenie taking on more roles. Both have given interviews recently, and Princess Beatrice has also endeared herself to the public thanks to her secret wedding last […]

Germany reports highest daily coronavirus cases since April: Live | News

Germany confirmed 1,707 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, the highest daily toll since April, official figures showed. India, the third worst-affected country in the world, has reported a record number of cases of coronavirus.  Brazil has expressed cautious optimism that the country’s coronavirus outbreak could […]

101-year-old Jim Posnett tells his memories of fighting in the Burmese jungle – Channel 4 News

A small number of veterans of that gruelling war in the Pacific are still alive. Among them those who were part of The Chindits – a special unit, were made up of troops from the UK, Burma, Hong Kong, India, Nepal, West Africa and the USA. They operated deep behind enemy lines in Myanmar’s humid […]

Trump faces surprise call from Republican congressman to pardon Edward Snowden – live | US news

The Biden campaign has released a new Spanish-language ad introducing Joe Biden to voters as a man committed to his family and his faith. The ad, “Hombre de Bien,” which was shared exclusively with the Guardian, will run in Arizona and Florida, two battleground states where Latino voters comprise a significant share of the electorate. […]