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NEWS | Published March 12th 2020, 4:04 pm

Edmund de Waal’s library of exile opens today

Edmund de Waal’s library of exile opens at the British Museum today.

NEWS | Published March 12th 2020, 9:09 am

Trump introduces Europe to US travel restrictions to curb coronavirus spread

US president Donald Trump has placed new restrictions on people travelling to the US from Europe to try to halt the spread of Covid-19.

NEWS | Published March 11th 2020, 5:05 pm

Chancellor Rishi Sunak unveils 2020 Budget

Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak has presented his first Budget in the House of Commons, laying out the government’s plans for tax and expenditure for the year.

NEWS | Published March 11th 2020, 3:03 pm

Weinstein sentenced to 23 years in prison

Convicted sex offender, Harvey Weinstein, has been sentenced to 23 years in prison having been found guilty of sexual assault and rape in a trial earlier this year.

NEWS | Published March 11th 2020, 2:02 pm

Director of Erie Museum replaced following misconduct allegations

Former director of Erie Museum, Joshua Helmer, has been replaced by Pam Masi, following misconduct allegations across two institutions.

NEWS | Published March 11th 2020, 9:09 am

Biden consolidates position as frontrunner for Democratic nomination

Joe Biden has extended his lead over rival Bernie Sanders in the race to become the Democratic candidate for November’s US presidential elections.

NEWS | Published March 10th 2020, 3:03 pm

Salmond sexual assault case begins

Alex Salmond has been accused of “pouncing” on a Scottish government official, in the first witness statement

NEWS | Published March 10th 2020, 11:11 am

Duke and Duchess of Sussex fulfil final engagement as royals

Prince Harry and Meghan took in their final engagement as royals yesterday, at the Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey.

NEWS | Published March 10th 2020, 9:09 am

Senior US Republicans to self-isolate

Five senior figures in the US Republican Party have gone into self-isolation after encountering an individual at the CPAC conference in February who has since tested positive for Covid-19.

NEWS | Published March 10th 2020, 8:08 am

Conservative MPs to back amendment on Huawei 5G contract

A number of senior Tory MPs are set to back an amendment on Tuesday which would bar Huawei’s participation in the rollout of 5G in the UK from the end of 2022.

NEWS | Published March 9th 2020, 4:30 pm

UK will not proceed to “delay” phase in coronavirus plan after Cobra meeting

Following an emergency Cobra meeting, it has been decided that the UK will remain in the “containment” phase of the government’s four-point plan to curb the coronavirus outbreak for the time being.

NEWS | Published March 9th 2020, 4:12 pm

Hachette drops Woody Allen’s autobiography following staff walkout

On Friday afternoon, Hachette Book Group announced that they would no longer be publishing Woody Allen’s autobiography, returning all rights to Allen following protest from the company’s employees.

NEWS | Published March 9th 2020, 12:10 pm

Former Home Secretary “no platformed” by Oxford University student society

Amber Rudd, the former Home Secretary, was no platformed at an Oxford University event half an hour prior to her intended appearance.

NEWS | Published March 9th 2020, 9:09 am

Johnson to call Cobra meeting on Monday over coronavirus plan

Prime minister Boris Johnson will hold an emergency Cobra meeting on Monday to decide whether to trigger plans to delay the spreading of coronavirus in the UK.


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