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Thursday
23rd September 2021

Around the world

Angela Merkel: What will Germans miss about the chancellor?

BBC Europe editor Katya Adler takes a road trip to find out how Germans will remember their chancellor.

Melbourne earthquake: Australians react to rare quake that rattled country

One resident thought the 5.9 magnitude quake was just his neighbours doing an intense workout.

In the UK

Covid-19: New allergic reactions to hair dye reported

Scientists at Imperial College London are now researching a link between Covid-19 and new allergies.

RuPaul's Drag Race UK is back, back, back again and making herstory

Racers, start your engines. We're saying "hello, hello, hello" to the queens of season three.

Politics

Angela Rayner: Tories do not care about working people

Deputy Labour leader Angela Rayner says working people will have to choose between heating and eating this winter.

Johnson tells French to 'prenez un grip' over security pact

The prime minister tells France to "donnez-moi un break" over the military pact with the US and Australia.

Education

Students return with school restrictions lifted

Students across the UK are returning to school after the summer break and and a year disrupted by Covid.

The rapper giving away school uniforms to kids on free school meals

Inspired by Marcus Rashford, Jords has donated over 100 blazers to children on free school meals.

Health

Covid-19: New allergic reactions to hair dye reported

Scientists at Imperial College London are now researching a link between Covid-19 and new allergies.

Ros Atkins On… the ethics of Covid booster jabs

Ros Atkins looks at the ethics of Western countries rolling out Covid booster jabs while millions globally remain unvaccinated.

Business

Travel experts on changes to international travel rules in England

A surge in holiday bookings is expected after simplified travel rules were announced in England on Friday.

Travel rules: Government scraps amber list and PCR tests for vaccinated

Traffic light system to be reduced to a single red list and testing to be based on vaccination status.

Science

Life at 50C: Heat hitting home in Australia

Cities like Sydney are already experiencing extremely hot days because of climate change.

Boris Johnson: 'It is time for humanity to grow up'

It is time for humanity to grow up on climate change, Boris Johnson has said in a speech to the United Nations in New York.

Technology

The AI body scanner detecting skin cancer and other news

BBC Click's LJ Rich looks at the best tech news stories of the week.

Why Iceland’s volcanoes may aid future Mars exploration

Scientists are using the country to test drone tech that could one day explore the planet's terrain.

Entertainment

RuPaul's Drag Race UK is back, back, back again and making herstory

Racers, start your engines. We're saying "hello, hello, hello" to the queens of season three.

BTS: Korean boyband open UN general debate with performance and speech

The UN general debate opened with K-pop band BTS, followed by a speech about sustainable development.