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Gove ‘trusts people’s common sense’ on face masks

Image copyrightGetty Images Senior minister Michael Gove has said he does not think face coverings should be compulsory in shops in England, saying he trusts people’s “good sense”. It is understood…

Clash of ideals as Poland votes for president

Image copyrightReuters Poles are voting in a presidential election, seen as a battle for the country’s future and its strained relations with the European Union. The second round pits incumbent An…

Coronavirus: US virus cases hit new daily record

Video content Video caption: Coronavirus: President Trump wears face mask for first timeCoronavirus: President Trump wears face mask for first time US President Donald Trump has previously said he …

Russia probe’s Mueller: Stone not innocent victim

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRoger Stone speaks to reporters reacting to Trump’s decision to grant clemency Former US special counsel Robert Mueller has made a rare pub…

Thousands protest in Israel over virus handling

Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage caption Many in Israel are experiencing economic hardship Thousands of Israelis have staged a demonstration in Tel Aviv to protest against what they say is economi…

Donald Trump finally wears facemask in public

Image copyrightReutersImage caption “I think it’s a great thing to wear a mask,” the president said US President Donald Trump has worn a facial covering in public since the beginning of the corona…

Brexit border infrastructure gets £705m boost

Image copyrightPA Media A funding package of £705m to boost infrastructure on Britain’s border with the EU has been announced by the government. Plans include border control posts and 500 more Bord…

Kids’ winning BFI films air on TV

Kids’ winning BFI films air on TV

Mali government ‘open to talks’ as protests go on

Image copyrightAFPImage caption Protests continued in the capital on Saturday The prime minister of Mali has promised to form an inclusive government “very quickly” after thousands of protesters c…

Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan Covid positive

Image copyrightReutersImage caption Bachchan has been a star for five decades Amitabh Bachchan, one of India’s best known film actors, has tested positive for Covid-19, he told his millions of Twi…