Trumpism is a racket, and Steve Bannon knew it

In the most recent Senate Intelligence report on Russian campaign interference, a footnote quotes Steve Bannon, the former chief executive of Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign, disparaging Trump’s oldest son. Banno

UK and Norway fail to reach fishing deal

EPA The UK and Norway have failed to reach a fishing deal for this year, with the industry warning that hundreds of crew members will be left out of work. It means UK fleets will have no access to Norway's sub-A

Covid: France aims to reopen except nightclubs by July

France entered a third national lockdown on 3 April | EPA France will allow cafes, bars and restaurants to serve outside and relax a nightly curfew in a planned easing of lockdown measures starting next month. The f

Covid: Turkey prepares for its first full lockdown

Streets and markets are crowded ahead of the lockdown which starts on Thursday evening | REUTERS The streets are crowded, the shopping centres busy and the traffic heavy. Some flock to the main bus terminal to get o

Covid: What is happening with the EU vaccine rollout?

French Health Minister Olivier Véran receives a dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine | REUTERS The rollout of Covid vaccines in European Union (EU) countries is picking up speed, after a slow start. About 1