Covid blood plasma donation: What is blood plasma?

The NHS wants people who have recovered from coronavirus to donate their blood plasma. It’s part of a trial looking at whether it can be used to fight Covid-19. Fourteen new donation centres are opening in England over the next few months including in places such as Lancaster and Leeds. …

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Brothers play tabla to the BBC theme tune

Ryan and Isaac, aged 11 and eight, have been playing the tabla, traditional drums, since they were very young. The brothers, from Lahore in Pakistan, rose to fame on Instagram after celebrities praised them for their talent. They had a go at playing the BBC News theme tune for us.

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Drake extols Sacha Baron Cohen after ‘Borat’ release

Drake was among millions of people who praised Sacha Baron Cohen for his new “Borat” film. “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime for Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan”, a sequel to his In 2006 movie, is the scathing cultural satire of the United States. …

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