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The coronavirus crisis has changed the way we use energy, at least for now. But could the global pandemic finally finish off coal, the most polluting of all fossil fuels? The Covid-19 crisis has been...

BRUSSELS sparked fury this morning as source suggested it could use the migrant crisis as a bargaining chip in Brexit talks – as a deal remained on the brink over a huge row over fish. The latest...

Regis Philbin Tribute Drives Huge Ratings Growth for ‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’ Sean Hayes — In a spontaneous game of “The Battle of the Gays,” DeGeneres and the “Will...

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Surveying Beirut’s shattered streets last week, in the aftermath of a massive explosion at the port that killed at least 158 people, French President Emmanuel Macron offered...

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Kurdish-led authorities in northeastern Syria are in talks with their military allies in a U.S.-led coalition over a promised exemption from U.S. sanctions targeting the Syrian...

Coronavirus crisis could undermine young people’s trust in governments and political institutions for years to come, study shows Experts from the UK and US examined how past epidemics impact political trust They...

China continues to mark the global pandemic with troublemaking the world really doesn’t need right now. The latest: aggression across the Line of Actual Control on its border with India. Monday’s deadly...

Coronavirus crisis rebuilds Britain’s trust in expert opinion: Study shows 70 per cent of people are more likely to listen to specialist advice now than before the pandemic Michael Gove notably claimed...

THE coronavirus crisis has killed 46,000 extra people – but 30 per cent did not even involve Covid, the latest figures have revealed. The Office for National Statistics said 12,900 of these “excess”...

First-time buyers face mortgage crisis as firms withdraw or lower offers fearing post-lockdown house-price crash Number of 10% deposit mortgage deals dropped from 780 in March to just 87  The average...

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon plans to seek International Monetary Fund aid after approving an economic rescue plan setting out vast losses in its financial system, as it aims to chart a course out...

2,700 cancers MISSED every week: Coronavirus crisis causes urgent GP hospital referrals to plummet as patients are reluctant to visit their doctor Cancer Research UK warns 2,300 cancers are being missed...

Coronavirus crisis has caused a spike in the number of Britons dying from cardiac arrests at home because people are ‘too scared to call 999 in case they catch the disease in hospital’ Dozens...

THE coronavirus crisis has seen food brands rise to the challenge to feed the nation, with sales booming. While big-name brands are busy expanding their workforces, thousands of small firms have stepped...

Coronavirus crisis could push unemployment levels in UK and US beyond record numbers of the 1930s Great Depression, warns leading economist David Blanchflower was part of Bank of England during 2008 financial...

Coronavirus crisis could cause a loneliness epidemic in older adults: Study shows cutting off over-50s from transport, retail and leisure facilities increases feelings of isolation and depression Researchers...