UK politics live: Cameron does not deny using Greensill’s private jet to fly to holiday home in Cornwall
Latest updates: former prime minister faces questioning by two committees; Boris Johnson suggests government is considering a range of measures to deal with Covid variant first discovered in India EU citizens arriving in UK being locked up and expelled India variant may delay lifting of England restrictions, minister admits NHS to receive £160m to tackle […]
WHO and global leaders could have averted Covid calamity, experts say
Scathing report recommends widescale reform of global health governance
Vaccin anti-Covid-19 : l’Union européenne ne poursuit pas son contrat avec AstraZeneca à la fin du mois de juin
Le commissaire européen au commerce intérieur Thierry Breton a annoncé, dimanche, que la commande n’avait pas été renouvelée.
New technology has enabled cyber-crime on an industrial scale
A decentralised dark economy makes cyber-crooks more effective and harder to catch
Moderna CEO ‘didn’t lose sleep’ over US backing of patent waiver
Chief of vaccine maker says relaxing protections ‘will not help’ boost Covid jab supplies
The likely contenders to replace Arlene Foster as DUP leader
The party has yet to reveal whether the new leader will also be first minister, or whether the roles will be separate After Arlene Foster’s decision to quit as leader of Democratic Unionist party in the wake of an internal revolt, there is a vacancy at the top. The party, founded half a century ago […]
Love them or hate them, virtual meetings are here to stay
New research shows the costs and benefits of remote work
India has proved to be a popular—and clever—investor in poor countries
It cannot match China’s heft in foreign investment, but offers lessons for other investors
Amadou Koné, l’ancien militaire devenu le premier maraîcher bio de Côte d’Ivoire
L’ex-soldat s’est reconverti avec succès dans l’agroécologie. Un domaine dans lequel le pays veut combler son retard.
China Eclipses Terrorist Groups as Top U.S. Security Threat, Intelligence Chiefs Say
The national security threats that top intelligence officials laid out for lawmakers on Wednesday were dominated by China’s efforts to expand its global influence and the “cascading crises” and “looming disequilibrium” facing the Biden Administration as existing security challenges are exacerbated by the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. Their warnings, coupled with a written annual […]
Tories accused of corruption and NHS privatisation by former chief scientist
Exclusive: Boris Johnson’s ‘chumocracy’ is using Covid crisis to sell off health service by stealth, says Sir David King Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Boris Johnson’s government has been accused of corruption, privatising the NHS by stealth, operating a “chumocracy” and mishandling the pandemic and climate crisis, by Sir David King, […]
Biden World gives a shoulder shrug to the raging culture wars
There’s a war on The Muppets. And “The Cat and the Hat!”But Biden is busy. He has no time for all that. Over the past few weeks, Republicans have simmered over the “cancellation” of seemingly innocent family favorites, including the venerated Mr. Potato Head toy and Dr. Seuss books. Glenn Beck has likened it to […]
Investment in Medical Imaging Scans Could Avert Millions of Cancer Deaths Globally, Report Co-Sponsored by the IAEA Shows
Scaling up access to nuclear medicine and medical imaging services would avert nearly 2.5 million cancer deaths worldwide by 2030 and yield global lifetime productivity gains of USD 1.41 trillion – a net return of over USD 200 per USD 1 invested, a new study co-authored by the IAEA shows.
Brian Kemp Says He’d ‘Absolutely’ Back Trump — Who Called Him A ‘Nut Job’ — In 2024
Georgia’s GOP governor is pledging allegiance to Trump, even though the former president repeatedly trashed him.
House passes sweeping bill on election, government reforms
The House on Wednesday approved a sweeping package of election and government reforms, amplifying the issue of voting rights amid a contentious national debate in the wake of the November elections. Nearly every Democrat voted for the bill, which includes a slew of ballot access, campaign finance and ethics reforms that came under renewed scrutiny […]