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COVID-19: Brazil crisis like 'medieval plague' as patients suffocate without oxygen
Conditions in the city of Manaus, deep in the Amazon rainforest where the Brazilian variant of COVID-19 is believed to have originated, are now so bad that people are suffocating in hospital beds without oxygen.
COVID-19: UK to share genomics know-how to help other countries identify new variants
The UK is to offer its genomics expertise to help other countries identify new COVID variants, Health Secretary Matt Hancock will announce.
COVID-19: Joe Biden hints at 1.5m jabs a day - but warns America's death toll could top 600,000
Joe Biden has suggested the US could soon be vaccinating an average of 1.5 million Americans a day - but warned the country's growing COVID death toll could still top 600,000.
Napping in the afternoon could keep you mentally agile - study
Taking a regular afternoon nap could be one way to stay mentally agile, according to a new study.
Donald Trump impeachment article is delivered amid fears of further unrest
The article of impeachment formally charging Donald Trump with inciting insurrection before the deadly attack on the Capitol has been delivered.
Italian PM Giuseppe Conte to offer resignation after defection leaves his coalition short of majority
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte intends to resign after losing his majority, his office has said.
COVID-19: AstraZeneca's reasons for cutting EU vaccine supply 'unacceptable', says official
AstraZeneca's reasons for its decision to slow down supplies of COVID-19 vaccines to the EU are "unacceptable", according to the bloc's health commissioner.
Ugandan court orders military and police to leave Bobi Wine's property
A Ugandan court has ordered security forces to stop surrounding the home of opposition leader Bobi Wine, who says he has been held under house arrest since the country's presidential elections.
COVID-19: Riots erupt in Netherlands during protests over lockdown curfew
Riots erupted in the Netherlands over the weekend after a night-time curfew to prevent the spread of COVID-19 was imposed.
Rudy Giuliani: Donald Trump's lawyer faces $1.3bn lawsuit over 'big lie' election fraud claims
Former US president Donald Trump's lawyer is facing a $1.3bn (£952m) lawsuit over election fraud claims.