The government has released a mobile phone app that people in England and Wales can use to establish whether they may have been exposed to coronavirus.
Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer has stood by his previous comments that the SNP would have a mandate for a second Scottish independence referendum if they win a majority at next year's Holyrood elections.
The British government is launching a new telecoms diversity task force to find a supplier capable of filling the void left by a ban on Huawei's equipment within the UK's 5G infrastructure.
A second national lockdown could be needed if the latest coronavirus restrictions do not work, the foreign secretary has told Sky News.
Attacks on the government's coronavirus testing boss are "unseemly and unjustified", Boris Johnson has said.
Sir Keir Starmer has called for new support for businesses and workers following the introduction of fresh coronavirus restrictions - as he condemned the government's "serial incompetence" in dealing with the crisis.
The government is pushing ahead with plans to introduce stronger legal protections for UK troops serving overseas - despite calls for ministers to think again about their plans to give "a free pass over alleged war crimes".