Sydney may extend COVID lockdown amid Delta outbreak
Restrictions in the nation's biggest city fails to stop rising coronavirus cases.
MP hammers Boris Johnson over 'disgraceful' defence of Cummings
Boris Johnson has declined to apologise to a Labour MP who condemned the "absolute disgrace" of ministers defending Dominic Cummings' breach of lockdown rules, while other people missed the funerals and last moments of loved ones.
Where is the anti-lockdown movement headed?
The British public have shown themselves to be predominantly behind the vaccination campaign and mostly tolerant of the lockdown rules still in force.
Bangladesh soldiers set to patrol streets as national Covid lockdown looms
Bangladesh authorities are preparing to enforce a sweeping national lockdown to combat a deadly resurgence of Covid-19 infections, with public transport networks closing and soldiers ready to patrol the streets.
Boris Johnson tries to claim credit for Matt Hancock departure
Boris Johnson has sought to claim the credit for removing the disgraced former health secretary Matt Hancock, despite Downing Street repeatedly insisting on Friday he "considered the matter closed".
U.K.'s Health Chief Resigns After Breaching Coronavirus Rules With A Kiss
Britain's Health Secretary Matt Hancock speaks during a coronavirus media briefing on in London on May 27.
He resigned in a letter to Prime Minister Boris Johnson that was released Saturday.
UK health minister resigns after breaching coronavirus rules
U.K. Health Secretary Matt Hancock resigned Saturday, a day after apologizing for breaching social distancing rules with an aide with whom he was he was allegedly having an affair.
Boris Johnson told adviser Matt Hancock's test and trace plans were 'whistling in the dark'
Boris Johnson said that Matt Hancock's efforts to set up a track and trace system last spring were "whistling in the dark"internal government messages leaked by former adviser Dominic Cummings.
Parts of Sydney lock down as an outbreak grows in Australia's biggest city.
The central business district and eastern suburbs of Sydney, Australia, will be locked down for at least a week after another daily surge in coronavirus cases linked to the Delta variant.
UK Hospitality Sector Could See Half a Million Job Cuts
Britain's largest hotel lobby warned that employers may cut half a million jobs when the government ends its wage support program.