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Morning brief: Covid-19 update for April 11, 2020

As of 8 am, April 11, 2020: World count There are now 1,684,833  confirmed cases of the Covid-19 in 177 countries. The United States has the highest...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for April 8, 2020

As of 8 am, April 8, 2020: World Count—There are now 1,413,415 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 in 176 countries. The number of deaths has risen to 81,200...

British PM fights virus in intensive care as global toll soars

by Alice RITCHIE with AFP bureaus Britain's prime minister was battling the coronavirus in intensive care Tuesday, the highest-profile case in the pandemic as the...

Morning brief: Covid-19 Update for April 7, 2020

As of 8 am, April 7, 2020: World Count There are 1,341,907 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 in 176 countries. The number of deaths has risen to 74,565, with...

British PM Johnson tests positive for COVID-19

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced on Friday that he is self-isolating after testing positive for COVID-19. "Over the last 24 hours I have developed...

Brexit and the divide in UK citizens’ political identity: what is to become of...

Some of the opinions expressed in this article can be attributed to Timothy Oliver, lecturer in British politics, who wrote the original piece for...

2019: The Year in Quotes — TISG’s International Edition

Welcome to TISG’s curated list of outrageous, wise, hilarious, profound, heartbreaking and eyebrow-raising things that people said from the year that was. “Who does...

UEFA chief accuses British PM Johnson of fuelling racism

UEFA chief Aleksander Ceferin has accused British Prime Minister Boris Johnson of fuelling racism and insists European football's governing body is working hard to...

Brexit extension until January 31 ‘very probable’: French diplomatic source

An extension until January 31 of the deadline for Britain to leave the European Union is "very probable", a French diplomatic source said on...

British PM scrambles to sell Brexit deal to MPs

by Robin MILLARD British Prime Minister Boris Johnson launched a charm offensive on Friday to sell his Brexit deal to sceptical MPs, with a looming...