BBC – Education & Family News
- Wed, 05 May 2021 21:00:44 +0000: Father calls for pornography sites to require proof of age - BBC News - Family & Education
A father and an Oxford student seek a High Court hearing to require age verification on porn sites.
- Wed, 05 May 2021 13:07:28 +0000: Covid: Parents urged to prioritise swimming lessons - BBC News - Family & Education
Olympian Duncan Goodhew calls for focus on water safety after lessons were lost during the pandemic.
- Tue, 04 May 2021 08:00:31 +0000: Teens, tech and mental health: Oxford study finds no link - BBC News - Family & Education
The Oxford study used data from more than 430,000 young people, gathered over 28 years.
- Sat, 01 May 2021 14:43:45 +0000: Children will suffer, Unicef warns as UK funding cut by 60% - BBC News - Family & Education
The government says the "tough decision" to reduce its contributions by 60% was due to the pandemic.
- Fri, 30 Apr 2021 03:59:33 +0000: Student university complaints reach highest level - BBC News - Family & Education
The universities watchdog received 2,604 complaints in 2020, with £742,132 paid as compensation.
World News International
- Thu, 06 May 2021 16:31:39 +0000: Brazil: At least 25 killed in Rio de Janeiro shootout - BBC News - Home
The shootout took place during a police operation in a favela in the city.
- Thu, 06 May 2021 16:27:25 +0000: Childish Gambino sued by rapper over This Is America copying claim - BBC News - Home
The Grammy Award-winning song was copied from an unknown US rapper, he claims in court documents.
- Thu, 06 May 2021 16:05:06 +0000: English counties offer to host postponed IPL games - BBC News - Home
A group of counties write to the England and Wales Cricket Board about the possibility of hosting the remainder of the Indian Premier League.
- Thu, 06 May 2021 15:46:40 +0000: Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes driver not counting on Red Bull mistakes in title bid - BBC News - Home
Lewis Hamilton says he and Mercedes "can't continue to rely on mistakes" from rivals Red Bull if they are to win the title this season.
- Thu, 06 May 2021 15:44:39 +0000: Covid: EU willing to discuss US-backed plan to waive vaccine patents - BBC News - Home
The bloc says it is open to talks after the US backed a plan to boost Covid vaccine production.
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