Boris Johnson has hinted that schools could be shut imminently – as soon as this week – but others may remain open. The Government is preparing to run “skeleton schools”
The UK’s ports and airports could be closed and police given powers to detain people suspected of having coronavirus under emergency legislation. In new laws to be introduced to the
This week’s Brexit negotiations have been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, although there will be no delay to the end of year deadline for the UK and EU to
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate should pass legislation on Tuesday already backed by the House of Representatives to start providing some economic relief amid the ongoing coronavirus crisis, U.S.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s administration and leading Republicans urged the Senate on Monday to swiftly back a House-passed coronavirus aid plan and seriously consider massive new economic stimulus
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Ohio will postpone its presidential nominating election planned for Tuesday, despite a judge’s refusal to endorse a postponement, because the public health emergency caused by the coronavirus
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is in a closed-door meeting on Monday with Senate Republicans to discuss existing legislation responding to the coronavirus outbreak “and more,” a
The UK government has insisted over-70s will still be allowed out of the house to walk their dogs under a mass coronavirus isolation plan. Ministers say it is "quite likely"
A minister has defended the government’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic – and suggested the response from other countries has not been based on the scientific evidence. Transport Secretary Grant
(Reuters) – Joe Biden smiled and reached his elbow out to touch his rival Bernie Sanders’ arm on Sunday, an unusual greeting to start a Democratic presidential debate during the