Afghanistan-Pakistan quake: Cold puts homeless at risk

Aid workers have warned that some Afghans and Pakistanis made homeless by Monday’s earthquake could die from exposure. There is an urgent need for tents and blankets for those forced to spend Read More →

Australia’s return of Uluru to Indigenous owners marked 30 years on

The traditional indigenous owners of Uluru have marked 30 years since it was returned by the Australian government. Hundreds of people gathered by the isolated hill, popularly known outside Australia as Ayers Read More →

Ben Carson compares abortion to slavery

Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, one of the current frontrunners for the Republican presidential nomination, wants to make abortion illegal in all instances, including cases of rape and incest. He told an NBC Read More →

US Federal Reserve refrains from interest rate rise

The Federal Reserve has decided to keep US interest rates unchanged after its latest meeting. The decision leaves short-term interest rates at record lows of 0% to 0.25%, the same level they Read More →

Royal Dutch Shell pushed into loss by charges

Royal Dutch Shell has reported a loss for the third quarter of the year, after taking a big charge to reflect the cost of halting major projects. The oil company reported a Read More →


Outdoor markets and car showrooms in England are allowed to reopen from Monday amid the pandemic. Read More →

Well-known firms such as Asda and Lloyds Bank are urging ministers to prioritise the environment. Read More →

The online giant blames a "bad actor" for the language appearing alongside multiple produc Read More →


Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick says he is "reasonably confident" the steps will be Read More →

The UK should be leading the response to China's treatment of Hong Kong, seven former foreign s Read More →

The foreign secretary stresses the "cautious" approach adopted, ahead of measures easing i Read More →


A self-driving robot equipped with cameras and an LED screen greets visitors at the lobby in the hea Read More →

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday it has begun construction of a new domestic production lin Read More →

Chinese tech group Netease Inc aims to raise between $2 and $3 billion in one of the largest equity Read More →


The Bulgarian-born artist, known for his monumental projects, dies at his home in New York. Read More →

The YouTuber says his mum and dad initially wanted him to become a doctor or lawyer. Read More →

The Liverpool-born actor was known for Boys from the Blackstuff and narrating Thomas The Tank Engine Read More →

Education & Family

Classes resume for some pupils in England after 10 weeks but a number of schools will stay shut. Read More →

Aiming to have all pupils back piles uncertainty and pressure on school communities, say governors. Read More →

Schools in North Somerset delay plans to re-open after a spike in virus cases at Weston hospital. Read More →

The idea would have seen the six-week summer holiday begin near the end of June, with schools starti Read More →

Top News

Asia's factory pain deepened in May as the slump in global trade caused by the coronavirus pand Read More →

Asian shares pushed to three-month highs on Monday as progress on opening up economies helped offset Read More →

Looting broke out on Sunday in Southern California, a tanker truck drove into marchers in Minneapoli Read More →


Looting broke out on Sunday in Southern California, a tanker truck drove into marchers in Minneapoli Read More →

A tanker truck drove through thousands of people marching on a Minneapolis highway to protest the de Read More →

South Africa partly lifted a two month-old coronavirus lockdown on Monday, letting people outside fo Read More →


Nearly 24 hours after launching from Florida, SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule delivered NASA astro Read More →

SpaceX, the private rocket company of billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk, launched two Americans int Read More →

Russia's space agency criticised U.S. President Donald Trump's "hysteria" about Read More →


Some restrictions on vulnerable people shielding from coronavirus are to be eased after 10 weeks. Read More →

The UK had capacity to conduct 205,634 tests on Saturday, reaching its target one day early. Read More →

The foreign secretary stresses the "cautious" approach adopted, ahead of measures easing i Read More →

Consumer Products & Retail

Fashion retailer Primark is working to re-open all its 153 stores in England on June 15, in line wit Read More →


The following factors could affect Italian markets on Monday. Read More →


Global funds recommended trimming bonds and keeping equity allocations on hold at a seven-month low Read More →

A U.S. judge on Thursday said institutional investors, including BlackRock Inc and Allianz SE's Read More →

The coronavirus pandemic has emptied offices and shuttered shops but filled warehouses and highlight Read More →


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