England had worst excess death rate in Europe between March and June – BBC News
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England had worst excess death rate in Europe between March and June – BBC News

New figures show that England suffered the highest rate of excess deaths in Europe between…

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New lockdown for northern England as coronavirus cases surge – BBC News
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New lockdown for northern England as coronavirus cases surge – BBC News

Tough new restrictions for millions of people living in parts of northern England have been…

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Trump-touted Covid-19 drug ineffective says Fauci – BBC News
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Trump-touted Covid-19 drug ineffective says Fauci – BBC News

US President Donald Trump has again defended the use of hydroxychloroquine to ward off coronavirus,…

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Nasa Mars 2020: First aircraft to fly on another planet – BBC News
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Nasa Mars 2020: First aircraft to fly on another planet – BBC News

This small helicopter is set to be the first aircraft to fly on another planet.…

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Coronavirus: Scaled back Hajj pilgrimage begins in Saudi Arabia – BBC News
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Coronavirus: Scaled back Hajj pilgrimage begins in Saudi Arabia – BBC News

Today is the full day of the annual Islamic pilgrimage, Hajj. Every year almost two…

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How much power does tech ‘big four’ have? – BBC News
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How much power does tech ‘big four’ have? – BBC News

Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook are the US tech companies that make up the ‘big…

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How Britain’s role in slavery and empire shaped modern America – BBC News
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How Britain’s role in slavery and empire shaped modern America – BBC News

Two months after the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis, which sparked protests…

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Care homes “thrown to wolves” by government at start of pandemic say MPs – BBC News
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Care homes “thrown to wolves” by government at start of pandemic say MPs – BBC News

A cross-party group of MPs has concluded that care homes in England were “thrown to…

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Spain puts pressure on UK to rethink its quarantine policy – BBC News
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Spain puts pressure on UK to rethink its quarantine policy – BBC News

The debate over quarantine measures for travellers to the UK has intensified with the Spanish…

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Trump on Dr Fauci’s popularity: ‘Nobody likes me’ – BBC News
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Trump on Dr Fauci’s popularity: ‘Nobody likes me’ – BBC News

US President Donald Trump questions why he’s not as popular as his coronavirus task force…

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