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Covid: India imposes 10-day quarantine on UK nationals

The rules – due to come into force on Monday – apply even if travellers are fully vaccinated.

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German coalition talks: Where Brits see a crisis, Germans find unity

Coalition governments are rare in the UK. Germany has had nothing but them since the end of the war.

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Calais: On patrol with the troops looking for migrants

General Frantz Tavart says he will withdraw troops from the coastline if funding from the UK is withheld.

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UK payout to bereaved Afghan family was $143

The compensation payment is one of hundreds by the Ministry of Defence, revealed for the first time.

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Third Russian accused by UK police of poison attack

Denis Sergeev is thought to have been the on-the-ground commander for the 2018 Novichok poisonings.

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The mother and son who waited 58 years for a hug

Calvin Barrett flies from the US to the UK to meet his “Ma” after tracing her through a DNA test.

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A year in Calais: One migrant’s year-long attempt to cross the Channel

The BBC followed Iranian migrant Alex, as he tried to cross from France to the UK with a smuggler.

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Morgan Bullock makes professional debut in Riverdance

Morgan Bullock from Richmond, Virginia, joins the UK touring company of the acclaimed Irish dance show.

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Ros Atkins on… lorry driver shortages

Ros Atkins looks at why there’s a lack of drivers and how it’s affecting UK businesses.

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COP26: Poorest countries fear not reaching UK for climate summit

Twenty of the world’s poorest countries face hotel quarantine before the event in Glasgow.

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Afghanistan: First foreigners fly out of Kabul since US pull-out

Dozens of people, including 13 UK citizens, take a plane from Kabul to Qatar’s capital Doha.

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Afghanistan: ‘Everyone got it wrong’ on Taliban takeover – armed forces chief

Gen Sir Nick Carter says the speed of the Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan surprised the UK.

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Afghanistan: British Army officers tell of ‘chaotic’ evacuation operation

The senior British commander in Kabul speaks for the first time about the UK’s evacuation operation.

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Afghanistan: Dominic Raab says the UK has shared interest in a stable country

The foreign secretary says the UK will give £30m in aid to countries bordering Afghanistan.

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Afghanistan: British passport delay blamed for baby stranded in Kabul

“We want to hug her, kiss her”, say her parents, who had to return to the UK to replace travel documents.

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Afghanistan: UK and Taliban in talks over further evacuations

A UK official is in Qatar for talks to secure the exit of both UK and Afghan nationals, No 10 says.

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Afghanistan: How can the West stop terror bases?

The foreign secretary says the UK will fight ISIS by all means available – but what does that mean?

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Afghan left behind by UK: I’m fighting to stay alive

An Afghan who had authorisation to fly to the UK speaks to the BBC about his struggle to escape.

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Afghanistan: Taxi driver, shopkeeper: UK victims of Kabul attack

Relatives and friends of Mohammad Niazi and Musa Popal pay tribute after Thursday’s blasts.

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Afghan refugee heading to UK gives birth at 30,000 feet

Soman Noori gives birth to baby girl Havva while flying to Birmingham, with no doctor on board.

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Afghanistan interpreter: Getting plane out was ‘happiest moment of my life’

Former Afghan interpreter Burhan and his family are now in the UK, after begging for help to escape.

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Afghans in Calais prepare to risk lives again to reach UK

Aid agencies on the French coast are preparing for a new influx of migrants trying to get to the UK.

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British stamps banned from Chagos Islands in Indian Ocean

The decision moves Mauritius a symbolic step closer to wresting UK control of the archipelago.

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Afghanistan chaos: The British families in limbo

The stories of Britons stuck in Kabul, families in limbo and Afghans starting new lives in the UK.

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Afghanistan evacuation: Bittersweet relief for interpreter now in UK

An ex-interpreter for the British Army is happy to have escaped Kabul but still worried for his family.

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Afghanistan: Why can’t the UK hold Kabul airport without the US?

The US and UK have different timetables for the effort to evacuate people from Afghanistan

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‘Hours not weeks for UK Afghan evacuation’

The defence secretary says the UK will leave Kabul alongside next week’s planned US withdrawal.

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Afghan interpreter begs PM Boris Johnson for ‘pathway to safety’

Ahmed (not his real name), who worked for the British Army, begs the UK to evacuate him and his family.

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Afghanistan: ‘I feel lucky to leave but we must not forget those left behind’

The UK government says 306 UK nationals and 2,052 Afghans have been flown out of the country so far.

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UK military commander: ‘We’ve betrayed’ Afghans who helped British troops’

Major General Charlie Herbert, a military commander from the UK’s campaign in Afghanistan, has accused the government of betraying Afghans who supported British troops.