Fear and anxiety about Covid-19 is ‘overwhelming’ among the publicThu, 03 Dec 2020 12:47:19 +0000
Fear and anxiety about the spread of Covid-19 is the “overwhelming predominant” feature among the public, an Oireachtas committee has been told.
South Korea holds national university entrance exam amid rising Covid infectionsThu, 03 Dec 2020 11:40:24 +0000
Hundreds of thousands of masked students in South Korea, including 41 confirmed Covid-19 patients, took the country’s highly competitive university entrance exam.
Newcastle waiting for Covid test results as they look to return to trainingThu, 03 Dec 2020 11:14:38 +0000
Newcastle are awaiting the results of the latest round of Covid tests as they look to return to training following the postponement of their Premier League trip to Aston Villa.
Trent Alexander-Arnold cannot wait to have ‘raw emotion’ of fans back at AnfieldThu, 03 Dec 2020 10:14:31 +0000
Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold cannot wait to have the “raw emotion” of fans back at Anfield.
Indian movie superstar Rajinikanth to launch political partyThu, 03 Dec 2020 09:44:30 +0000
Indian movie superstar Rajinikanth has said he plans to launch his own political party in January, ending years of speculation by millions of fans.
TalkTalk extends Toscafund bid deadline for second timeThu, 03 Dec 2020 08:51:55 +0000
Telecoms group TalkTalk has agreed an extension to the deadline for suitor Toscafund to make a firm offer for the second time amid takeover discussions.
Go-Ahead ups outlook despite lockdown 2.0 hit to demandThu, 03 Dec 2020 08:12:25 +0000
Bus and rail firm Go-Ahead Group has upped its full-year outlook after a better performance in its London and international bus division offset falling demand amid the second lockdown.
Ivanka Trump interviewed as part of inauguration fund lawsuitThu, 03 Dec 2020 05:40:47 +0000
Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka has been interviewed by government lawyers alleging the president’s 2017 inauguration committee misused donor funds, a new court filing has revealed.
Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai denied bail on fraud chargeThu, 03 Dec 2020 04:46:05 +0000
Outspoken Hong Kong pro-democracy advocate and media tycoon Jimmy Lai has been refused bail a fraud charge amid a growing crackdown on dissent in the semi-autonomous city.
Swamped US hospitals scramble for pandemic helpThu, 03 Dec 2020 04:36:20 +0000
Covid-stretched US hospitals are trying to lure nurses and doctors out of retirement, recruiting students and new graduates yet to earn their licenses while offering large salaries in a desperate bid to ease staffing shortages.