Anti arms protesters gather in London
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In her hour-long speech, the Commission President failed to address the most immediate concerns of EU citizens and companies, argues law professor Alberto Alemanno. View on euronews
The European Union set out a formal strategy on Thursday to increase its presence in the Indo-Pacific and counter China's rising power, although Australia's decision to cancel an arms contract with France may complicate cooperation. - TRADE: The EU will work to finalise trade negotiations with Australia and New Zealand, seek a deal with India and strengthen stronger ties with countries where it already has a trade deal, such as South Korea. The EU will also pursue a trade and investment agreement with Taiwan.
Students should not be asked to spend £9,000 on online lessons alone, an education expert has said.
Thousands of health workers across France have been suspended without pay for failing to get vaccinated against Covid-19 ahead of a deadline this week, Health Minister Olivier Veran said Thursday. France's national public health agency estimated last week that roughly 12 percent of hospital staff and around six percent of doctors in private practices have yet to be vaccinated."Some 3,000 suspensions were notified yesterday to employees at health centres and clinics who have not yet been vaccinat
A pregnant man emoji is coming to devices soon after a list of new emojis was finalised at the Unicode consortium on Tuesday (14 September).
Nicola Sturgeon is finalising plans for the British Army to prop up Scotland’s crisis-hit ambulance service as extraordinary delays led to the sick and dying waiting hours in agony for help.
Nadine Dorries was making her first Commons appearance since her promotion.
Gender disparity in UK radio report shows minor improvements on 2020All-female acts make up 20% of the top 50 British artists played, an increase of just 1% from the previous year Dua Lipa, whose hit Levitating was the second most-played song by a British artist on UK radio between August 2020 and August 2021. Photograph: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP
Alok Sharma spoke after reports that Number 10 was trying to sideline Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.
London Fashion Week is “back with a vengeance” and will bring “a bit of excitement and energy” to the capital, its boss said on Thursday. Caroline Rush, head of the British Fashion Council, was speaking ahead of the extravaganza, which will see a series of parties being held before the official launch. Covid closed catwalks and plunged the global fashion industry into crisis but Rush said London’s “digital physical hybrid” will be the “most physical” event in 18 months.
The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits moved up last week to 332,000 from a pandemic low, a sign that worsening COVID-19 infections may have slightly increased layoffs
Russian President Vladimir Putin has accepted China's invitation to attend the Beijing Olympics in February 2022, the RIA news agency quoted Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov as saying on Thursday. Russian athletes are barred from competing at major international events, including the Olympics, with their flag and anthem until December 2022. The country will compete at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics in February under the name "ROC", an acronym for the Russian Olympic Committee.
Priti Patel was seen in Dover on Thursday.
Some might say Brussels is pitching the European Chips Act in a bid to Ketchup up with the rest of the world.View on euronews
The move aims to improve vaccine uptake and reduce the infection rate amid a potential surge in COVID-19 cases this winter.View on euronews
Sir Elton John has delayed his upcoming European and UK tour dates so he can have an operation on his injured hip following a fall. The 74-year-old singer said it was with "great sadness and a heavy heart" that those Farewell Yellow Brick Road concerts would be put back until 2023. Sir Elton will start gigging again in January 2022 in New Orleans and will continue to play until summer 2023.
Ministers under pressure to reverse decision to end £20-a-week uplift introduced during pandemic
Two million (63%) homeowners in London are planning home improvements over the next year, according to research carried out by the fintech Selina Advance. The findings showed that two-fifths (39%) of London’s homeowners are prioritising outside renovations including garden landscaping, paving and driveways, or adding a pool or hot tub to their properties. Selina Advance also found that, over the past year, more than two-thirds (69%) of London’s homeowners had already made improvements to their properties.
Sienna is out for revenge.
Dame Melanie Dawes addressed questions over whether the broadcasting watchdog is too white.