Misogyny could become a criminal offence in England and Wales to protect women, according to a report from the Law Commission. The independent body, which…View More Misogyny could become a hate crime under new proposals
DAKAR (Reuters) – Until this year, West Africa looked to have shed its “coup-belt” moniker, winning plaudits as a model of democratic progress on the…View More Mali coup, third-term bids fan fears of West African democracy backslide
HONG KONG (Reuters) – Investor Sequoia Capital China is raising at least 15 billion yuan ($2.2 billion) in a new yuan-denominated fund, people with knowledge…View More Sequoia Capital China raising $2.2 billion in new yuan fund, say sources
A fierce political battle is taking place in the US over a potential vote on a nominated replacement for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, in what…View More Who was Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and what does her death mean for future of the US?
Room with a view! Former lighthouse also used as an observation tower in World War Two goes on sale for £1million – and comes with…View More Room with a view! Former lighthouse goes on sale for £1million
ByteDance says not aware of $5 billion education fund in TikTok deal U.S. President Donald Trump said he had approved a deal, which included a…View More Bahrain says it foils 'terrorist attack' backed by Iran – Saudi state TV
Tighter restrictions will be imposed in Dublin from midnight tonight in response to growing concern over the spread of coronavirus. The Irish government will move…View More Coronavirus: ‘Dublin is in a very dangerous place’ – new restrictions as cases treble in two weeks
A woman on Thursday added her voice to the chorus of those who have accused President Trump of sexual assault or misconduct over the past…View More Amy Dorris, a former model, alleges that Trump sexually assaulted her at the U.S. Open in 1997.
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CASES of the coronavirus are on the up across the UK and experts have urged people experiencing symptoms to get tested. The government states that…View More How to book a Covid test: Map of every UK testing centre near you
We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Britain is…View More Fishing fury: Boris urged to ban EU supertrawlers & pulse trawling ‘fisheries will suffer’
The South Asian nation wins a place at the UN Commission on the Status of Women that works for gender equality. Afghanistan has secured a…View More Afghanistan secures a coveted seat at the UN women's commission
We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. It comes…View More Nicola Sturgeon issues stark warning to Boris Johnson – Brexit ‘a risk’ to handling COVID
A schoolboy, seven, has won his ‘girlfriend’ back with a bunch of flowers after she broke up with him for having a ‘bad attitude’ at…View More Every grown man can take a lesson in love from this heartbroken boy, 7