Coronavirus live news: UK wakes up to lockdown as Trump insists US will ‘reopen’ in weeks | World news

8.16am GMT08:16 UK mobile firms asked to alert Britons to heed coronavirus lockdown The UK government has taken the unprecedented step of asking mobile companies to send an alert to everyone in the UK telling them to heed the new nationwide lockdown rules. It is the first time ministers have called upon all the UK’s […]

UK coronavirus live: calls for tougher distancing measures as death toll rises across the country | Politics

It sounds draconian but we have to enforce social distancing, otherwise the pressure on our NHS is just going to get worse and worse. That means no non-essential travel, no non-essential visits outside the home, and when you are outside the home stay 2 metres apart, don’t touch your face and wash your hands when […]

Joe Biden Declared Winner of Arizona Democrat Primary

Joe Biden (D) won the Democrat primary in Arizona on Tuesday evening, according to the Associated Press. The former vice president defeated Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) in the Arizona primary election, affirming his sweep of the night. He also won Florida and Illinois handily: Joe Biden wins the Arizona Democratic primary in a blow to […]

‘I’d Be Glad if He Resigned,’ He Should Come Before Judiciary Committee

While speaking to reporters on Friday, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) stated that she would “be glad” if Attorney General William Barr resigned, but he isn’t, and Barr should come before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Klobuchar said, “I never wanted William Barr in office in the first place, and I’m the one […]

Preliminary results of parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan revealed

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Feb. 10 By Elchin Mehdiyev – Trend: In connection with the parliamentary elections held in Azerbaijan on Feb. 9, protocols of all polling stations on 125 constituencies have been submitted to Azerbaijan’s Central Election Commission (CEC), Trend reports. The relevant information has been posted on the CEC website. Thus, data on protocols from […]

Biden mocks rival Buttigieg’s record as small city mayor

Joe Biden is escalating his criticism of Democratic presidential rival Pete Buttigieg By JULIE PACE and HUNTER WOODALL Associated Press February 8, 2020, 7:56 PM 4 min read MANCHESTER, N.H. — Scrambling to salvage his presidential campaign, Joe Biden escalated his criticism of Pete Buttigieg on Saturday, mocking Buttigieg’s experience as mayor of South Bend, […]

PMQs: Boris Johnson faces Jeremy Corbyn – live news | Politics

12.13pm GMT12:13 Darren Henry, a Conservative, asks Johnson is the government will fulfil its manifesto pledges and deliver for the NHS. Johnson says he is proud the money is now flowing through. 12.12pm GMT12:12 Corbyn says Johnson cut the number of climate attachés in embassies when he was foreign secretary. He says until 2015 Johnson […]

Biden Argued Witnesses Unnecessary for Clinton Impeachment Trial

Joe Biden argued that additional witnesses were not necessary during the impeachment trial of former President Bill Clinton. Politico reported on Thursday that Biden, at the time a long-serving U.S. Senator from Delaware, penned a memo to his congressional colleagues ahead of Clinton’s impeachment trial in January 1999. In the memo, Biden argued that the […]

Fact Check: Joe Biden Claims the Iran Deal Was ‘Working’

CLAIM: The nuclear deal with Iran was “working” before President Donald Trump withdrew from it in May 2018. VERDICT: False. The deal allowed Iran to become a nuclear power on expiration, and Iran never ended nuclear research. Former Vice President Joe Biden said at the Democrat debate Tuesday night that he would return to the […]

‘The UK doesn’t need to involve itself more than necessary’, says Dr Lina Khatib on rising US-Iran tensions – Channel 4 News

5 Jan 2020 The Foreign Office has strengthened its travel advice for Iran and Iraq since the assassination of General Soleimani. The Foreign Office has strengthened its travel advice for Iran and Iraq since the assassination of General Soleimani. Only essential travel to the countries is advised. But hundreds of people are still in there. […]