Chancellor Rishi Sunak has delivered a statement setting out plans to help workers and businesses hit by new coronavirus restrictions. It includes plans for a…View More Sunak’s post-furlough plan: At-a-glance
Pastry production was put on hold at a Greggs factory in Newcastle on Wednesday after an outbreak of coronavirus among staff. A ‘small number’ of…View More Relief as covid outbreak at Greggs factory 'won't affect sausage roll supplies'
PARISIAN authorities were forced to evacuate people from the Eiffel Tower and the surrounding area after a bomb threat surfaced. Police confirmed a phone call…View More What was the bomb threat at the Eiffel Tower that caused Paris police to evacuate people?
We’re in the mid-West and we’re about to meet the enigmatic leader of a black militia group that’s become increasingly visible in a year dominated…View More ‘We don’t point our weapons at nobody. Unless they point them at you…’: Inside America’s black militia
UK prime minister announces more physical distancing measures that could last for six months, but rejects full lockdown. The UK government on Tuesday tightened restrictions…View More At 'perilous turning point', UK enforces new COVID-19 measures
All pubs, bars, restaurants and other hospitality venues in England must have a 22:00 closing time from Thursday, to help curb the spread of coronavirus.…View More English pubs to close at 10pm amid Covid spread
Vegan activists were pelted with KFC chicken legs as they staged a ‘friends not food’ demonstration outside a butchers last weekend. Stoke-on-Trent animal rights activists…View More KFC chicken thrown at vegans protesting outside butchers
China has taken aim at the US saying its tech firms are victims of “naked bullying”. The accusations come as the Chinese government launches a…View More China takes aim at US ‘bullying’ of its tech firms
Footballer Marcus Rashford has urged a Conservative MP to “talk to families” experiencing food poverty after comments made on social media. The Manchester United player,…View More Marcus Rashford hits back at Tory MP Kevin Hollinrake over food poverty comments
The suicide rate for men in England and Wales is at its highest rate for two decades, worrying new figures show. The Office for National…View More Male suicide at highest rate in 20 years
At least five people have been arrested after Extinction Rebellion protesters blocked a road near the Houses of Parliament. More than 1,000 activists are marching…View More Extinction Rebellion: At least five arrested as climate change protests kick off in London
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Thursday warned that Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden would cause crime to soar in a speech that…View More Rudy Giuliani at RNC: Biden will bring Bill de Blasio-like ‘lawlessness to your city’
Hundreds of workers at a poultry factory have been told to self-isolate after a coronavirus outbreak led to 75 positive cases. Banham Poultry in Norfolk…View More Coronavirus: 350 staff at poultry factory told to self-isolate after COVID-19 outbreak
Seven workers at a chicken processing plant have tested positive for coronavirus while another five await test results. But production is continuing at Banham Poultry…View More Coronavirus outbreak at chicken factory as seven workers test positive