28 May 2020

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Coronavirus: How Turkey took control of Covid-19 emergency

Even without imposing a total lockdown, Turkey seems to have handled the outbreak well.

28 May 2020 11:23pm GMT

Moscow more than doubles city's Covid-19 death toll

Officials now say 1,561 people died from the disease in April - not 639 as initially announced.

28 May 2020 11:03pm GMT

Renault prepares for 15,000 job cuts

The French carmaker in February reported its first annual loss in a decade

28 May 2020 8:33pm GMT

Berlin monument to 1989 democracy heroes - in pictures

The bowl-shaped monument in the German capital is designed to move when enough people gather.

28 May 2020 6:34pm GMT

Russian outcry as journalists held during Ilya Azar protest

A group of journalists tried to stage single-person pickets in support of a jailed colleague.

28 May 2020 6:29pm GMT

Coronavirus: France to reopen cafes, bars and restaurants

Paris is no longer a virus hotspot but will need careful monitoring, PM Edouard Philippe says.

28 May 2020 5:06pm GMT

Coronavirus: How lockdown is being lifted across Europe

As the UK alters its restrictions, how are other European countries reopening after lockdown?

28 May 2020 4:38pm GMT

Nissan backs UK plant but protests erupt in Spain

Almost 3,000 jobs will be lost in Spain but the carmaker says its Sunderland factory will stay open.

28 May 2020 2:11pm GMT

Coronavirus: Italy envoy rejects remark by Sweden's chief epidemiologist

The ambassador defends his country's response after remarks by Sweden's state epidemiologist.

28 May 2020 1:19pm GMT

Coronavirus: France set to roll out contact-tracing app before UK

One minister has compared the UK and France's outlier approaches to their nuclear deterrent effort.

28 May 2020 12:39pm GMT

Coronavirus: EasyJet plans up to 4,500 job cuts

The airline says up to 30% of its workforce will go as it struggles with the slump in demand for air travel.

28 May 2020 12:24pm GMT

Austrian police publish honey-trap photos in Strache inquiry

The video scandal toppled the government - now police are trying to find the woman in the sting.

28 May 2020 12:04pm GMT

Coronavirus: Chechen leader Kadyrov 'healthy' after Covid scare

Ramzan Kadyrov, a key ally of President Putin, did not deny having been to hospital in Moscow.

28 May 2020 11:05am GMT

Coronavirus: Cyprus to pay holiday costs of infected tourists

The government will cover anyone who tests positive while on holiday on the Mediterranean island.

28 May 2020 10:40am GMT

27 May 2020

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Coronavirus: Nightmare spreads through Russia's care homes

Carers reveal the hidden spread of Covid-19 and official numbers appear not to tell the whole story.

27 May 2020 11:25pm GMT

Letter from Dunkirk soldier arrives 80 years later

The family of Pte Cole who died in World War Two says receiving his final letter was "unbelievable".

27 May 2020 5:43pm GMT

09 Nov 2011


Greece still waits for new PM as Papandreou says goodbye

After his meeting with the president, Greek prime minister George Papandreou made a passionate speech about the need for a national unity government…

09 Nov 2011 5:13pm GMT

Papandreou gives parting speech, but still no new PM

After his meeting with the president, Greek prime minister George Papandreou made a passionate speech about the need for a national unity government…

09 Nov 2011 4:33pm GMT

Russia opposes new sanctions on Iran

Iran has dismissed a new report by the UN's atomic watchdog which claims its developing nuclear weapons. The International Atomic Energy Agency…

09 Nov 2011 3:33pm GMT

Student march in London to decry cuts and fee-hikes

An estimated 10,000 people have marched through London in a protest over tuition fees. In addition to fees being tripled at some universities, a…

09 Nov 2011 3:04pm GMT

Greece continues to wait for new government and PM

As the political wrangling to form a coalition government and choose a prime minister continues in Greece, the days of indecision have divided the…

09 Nov 2011 1:33pm GMT

Last rites read for Berlusconi

Scandals, accusations of incompetence or corruption, public gaffes and private sex parties could not do for Silvio Berlusconi. In the end the…

09 Nov 2011 1:03pm GMT

May under fire over UK border controls

Britain's Home Secretary, Theresa May, is facing fresh calls to resign over fears that national security may have been compromised by her decision to…

09 Nov 2011 12:03pm GMT

Italians ponder life after Berlusconi

Many Italians are today wondering whether Sillvio Berlusconi's resignation is really a resignation at all. The prime minister's giving himself…

09 Nov 2011 11:03am GMT

Protest erupt over Ortega victory in Nicaragua

Violence has broken out in Nicaragua in protest over disputed presidential election results. Hundreds of people took the streets of the capital…

09 Nov 2011 9:33am GMT

Cain rejects fresh sexual harrasment claims

The US Republican presidential candidate, Herman Cain, has strongly denied fresh sexual harassment allegations against him and vowed to stay in the…

09 Nov 2011 7:43am GMT

Back in the Day: the wind of change blows down the Berlin Wall

*November 9, 1989.* Berliners begin to cross the Berlin Wall freely, 28 days, two months and 28 days after construction began and passage from East…

09 Nov 2011 6:18am GMT

Asteroid pays flyby visit to Earth

Planet Earth has had a close encounter with a passing asteroid. The rock like object, the size of an aircraft carrier zoomed passed between earth and…

09 Nov 2011 6:11am GMT