Covid: Man arrested after infecting 22 people in Majorca

The man allegedly pulled his mask down and coughed on colleagues (stock image) | REUTERS A man has been arrested in Spain on suspicion of assault after allegedly infecting 22 people with Covid. The 40-year-old is al

Climate change: EU to cut CO2 emissions by 55% by 2030

Renewable energy, like wind power, is gradually replacing coal in many EU countries | AFP The EU has adopted ambitious new targets to curb climate change, with a pledge to make them legally binding.  Under a ne

France seeks conspiracy theorist over kidnapping

The child was found at a squat in a former factory | EPA French officials have issued an international arrest warrant following the abduction of an eight-year-old girl last week. The child and her mother were found

Britain reviews core banking rules in light of Brexit

Key Takeaways: Britain requires banks to “ring-fence” the retail arms of their operations to shield them from any problems in their riskier, investment banking arms. Proprietary trading refers to banks buy

Brexit: UK-EU talks on Northern Ireland 'to intensify'

GETTY IMAGES The UK and the EU have said they will intensify talks on NI following a meeting of their chief negotiators. The UK Brexit Minister Lord Frost and EU Commission Vice-President Maros Sefcovic held discuss

Russia retaliates for US diplomatic expulsions

Ten diplomats at the US embassy have been told to leave Russia | EPA Russia is expelling 10 US diplomats and blacklisting eight top American officials in retaliation for sanctions imposed by the US on Thursday.