Macron on the brink: Humiliation for French President as seven MORE MPs abandon his party

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Emmanuel Macron has now seen 24 MPs walk out of his party in recent weeks – shattering the French President’s overall majority in parliament. On Tuesday seven members of Mr Macron’s La République En Marche decided to quit

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Brazil is latest Covid-19 epicentre with more than 25,000 deaths

Brazil tops more than 25,000 coronavirus deaths as the country emerges as latest Covid-19 epicentre Experts say the battle against coronavirus is ‘the worst war Brazil has ever faced’  Brazil now has the world’s second-highest number of confirmed Covid-19 cases It also has the sixth-highest number of deaths from coronavirus in the world President Jair Bolsonaro faces mounting criticism over

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‘Brussels IS the problem’ EU warned of ‘moral hazard’ as €750 billion rescue fund unveiled

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Hans-Olaf Henkel warned the crisis was now being used by Italy and Spain as a way of getting countries in the north to pay their debts – and also said the budget emphasised just how much the

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Girl, 8, honours Britain’s NHS heroes with rainbow sunglasses – The Sun

A BUDDING young designer has honoured the nation's NHS heroes by creating her own rainbow sunglasses – at just eight years old. Schoolgirl Loa from London was inspired by the rainbow motifs displayed in millions of homes up and down the country when designing the shades. The frames have two clouds, which you can look through, with a rainbow connecting

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Pelosi opts to vote on FISA reauthorization despite GOP pleas to hold off

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the House will move forward with voting on whether to extend provisions from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, rejecting a request from GOP leadership in Congress’ lower chamber to hold off. Speaking to reporters on Capitol Hill Wednesday, Pelosi (D-Calif.) said of the FISA legislation, “We’ll act upon it today one way or another.” Asked

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Tory MPs and travel chiefs plead for 14-day quarantine rule to be lifted in time for Brits’ summer holidays – The Sun

MPs and travel chiefs have both called on the government to abandon its travel quarantine plan in time the summer holidays. From June 8, anyone arriving in the UK faces a £1,000 fine if they do not self-isolate — including holidaymaking Brits coming back to the country. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates But there

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'Nothing but soundbites': UK PM Boris Johnson left isolated

There is an urgent need to rebuild trust in leadership, say experts, after multiple failures in UK government strategy. London, United Kingdom – The United Kingdom has one of the world’s worst per capita death tolls from coronavirus, according to Oxford University research based on data from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control.  At the start of this

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Scientists discover microbe that could stop malaria transmission

A new study shows that the Microsporidia MB microbe blocks malaria parasites from spreading in mosquitoes. Scientists have discovered a new microbe that protects mosquitoes from being infected by malaria, a finding that could be a significant breakthrough in the fight against the spread of the disease, which is spread to humans through mosquito bites. Research published on Monday by the

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Disneyland and other California theme parks can reopen in Stage 3, state says – The Denver Post

Disneyland and other California theme parks currently closed by the COVID-19 pandemic can reopen during Stage 3 of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s four-stage road map for reopening the state’s economy, according to state officials. Disneyland, Universal Studios Hollywood, Knott’s Berry Farm, Six Flags Magic Mountain, SeaWorld San Diego, Legoland California and other theme parks fall into Stage 3 of California’s road

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