Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Prime Minister has asked the BBC to explain the broadcast Prime Minister Theresa May has said the BBC should explain why a Jo Brand joke about throwing battery acid was “appropriate content” for broadcast. The comedian made the remark during a broadcast of Radio 4 satirical show Heresy…

Image copyright AFP Image caption About 200 extra officers from other police forces are being sent to London The Metropolitan Police has requested about 200 extra officers from neighbouring forces to help deal with the Extinction Rebellion protests in central London. Since Monday, climate change demonstrators have occupied Oxford Circus, Waterloo Bridge and Parliament Square….