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Olympic gold medal-winning diver Tom Daley and his husband Dustin Lance Black give Homes & Property a tour of their south London warehouse home
Russian athletes are still present at Tokyo 2020, despite a ban for the country over a state-sponsored doping scheme
Boris Johnson lifted the vast majority of the remaining Covid-19 restrictions in England on July 19, as the country moved to step four of its coronavirus lockdown roadmap. Every adult in the UK should have had the chance to have both doses of a coronavirus vaccine by mid-September, the Government said. The government has said it was not expecting work in offices to be completely back on July 19.
Germany will defend their women’s title, while Brazil are aiming to take gold again in the men’s tournament
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Heavy rainfall left many roadways in Pahrump, Nevada, submerged under floodwater on July 26, as the Nye County Sheriff’s office cautioned residents to “get off the roads”.On Monday afternoon, the Nye County offices said they were closed due to heavy flooding at various government facilities and advised drivers to avoid Highway 160, Calvada Boulevard, Dandelion Street and Homestead Road.This video, taken by Karlinda Geiler, shows cars attempting to drive down State Route 160, with utility poles floating in the flooded water.“When I turned onto the road, the water wasn’t that deep,” Geiler said. “By the time I realized it was that bad, I couldn’t turn around. The water rose within a few minutes,” she added. Credit: Karlinda Geiler via Storyful
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British athletes off to impressive start in Japan
The <a href="/topic/tokyo-olympics">Tokyo Olympics</a> got under way with the opening ceremony at the New National Stadium on Friday 23 July and concludes on Sunday 8 August
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Fellow actor Peter Egan calls for inflicting suffering on laboratory animals to be made illegal
Number 10 has said it is ‘crucial for people to quarantine in line with the app’s recommendation.
The summer bonanza of sport is about to get even bigger as the greatest spectacle on Earth blasts off in Tokyo. With Team GB gunning for another bumper medal haul, Kerry Potter meets five exciting names to watch (and cheer on)
Freestyle swimmer needs three gold medals to tie Jenny Thompson’s Olympic record
Breaststroke specialist continues to dominate discipline five years on from triumph at Rio Olympics
Four police officers delivered graphic, riveting testimony Tuesday about their violent clashes with rioters while defending the US Capitol on January 6, as a congressional panel launched its probe of the deadly insurrection. Defying several Republicans openly opposed to scrutinising the attack blamed on supporters of former president Donald Trump, the witnesses described being punched, kicked, pepper sprayed, threatened with death and branded traitors by a rampaging mob intent on blocking certif
Australia’s largest city Sydney will remain in lockdown for another month
The 2020 Olympic Games, consistently one of the most-watched television events on the planet, are well under way. A global audience of more than 3.5billion people tuned in to both the 2012 Games in London and the 2016 Games in Rio. This year, with spectators barred from attending almost all events because of the coronavirus pandemic, fans will be more reliant than ever on TV coverage, whether they’re tuning in from their living rooms in Japan or on the other side of the world.
Leading the charge! Can I make it from Land’s End to John o’Groats in an electric car?New petrol and diesel cars will be banned in the UK from 2030, and sales of electric vehicles are rising fast. But with drivers reliant on charging points how practical is the greener option? One writer finds out Sam Wollaston at that start of his electric-car journey from Land’s End to John o’Groats. Photograph: Jenna Foxton/The Guardian