UK tightens travel corridors close

Everyone arriving in the UK from abroad must now self-isolate as the government order shutting all…

Trump to issue around 100 pardons and commutations

President Donald Trump is preparing to issue around 100 pardons and commutations on his final full day…

Biden unveils $1.9tn US economic relief package

President-elect Joe Biden has unveiled a $1.9tn (£1.4tn) stimulus plan for the coronavirus-sapped US economy before…

Trump impeached for ‘inciting’ US Capitol riot in historic second charge

Donald Trump has become the first president in US history to be impeached twice, after being…

Gorillas test positive for coronavirus at San Diego park

Several gorillas at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park have tested positive for the coronavirus in…

2020 saw most excess deaths since WWII

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused excess deaths to rise to their highest level in the UK…