President Trump has been cristicised for both his dealing with the coronavirus crisis and also his labelling of it as the ‘chinese virus’. Earlier Matt spoke to Morgan Ortagus a spokesperson for the State Department, and started by asking her […]
President Trump has announced an agreement between America and Mexico to close their shared border to all but essential travel. This came shortly after the New York State governor asked people to stay at home as the number of cases […]
From his Leeds constituency we are joined by the Labour MP Alex Sobel who’s led the call for universal basic income to be introduced during this public health emergency.
There are now more than 250,000 confirmed coronavirus cases worldwide and just over 87,000 patients have recovered. But today, the global number of dead passed 11,000, with Italy and Spain recording the highest number of deaths in a single day. […]
‘Storm someone else’s capital.’ VB production One of the most visible outcomes of the COVID-19 crisis is the mayhem in the global stock markets. Between February 20 and March 19, the S&P 500 index plunged from 3,373 to 2,409, the […]
  The holidays came early for many children today as schools were forced to close to prevent the spread of the virus. The closure is, at this stage, indefinite. And it won’t affect the children of key workers who will […]
Pair lighten a grim week by getting married with the street as witness in Spain’s answer to Italy’s balcony singing Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Nearly a year of planning had gone into the day: fresh […]
Rishi Sunak boosts safety net but workers criticise measures as not going far enough in coronavirus crisis Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage The chancellor, Rishi Sunak, said on Friday he will “strengthen the safety net for […]
British budget airline EasyJet will ground the majority of its fleet, in response to a wave of travel restrictions across Europe. The airline industry as a whole has been pummeled by the global Covid-19 pandemic. In a statement on Friday, […]
A hospital in north west London has declared a “critical incident” as it counts those requiring a high level of care, revealing that it doesn’t have enough space to treat such people, due to an escalation in coronavirus patients. In […]