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HEATHROW Airport staff are planning a four-day strike next month, putting last-minute holidays this winter at risk. As many as 4,000 staff members are threatening to strike due to a new contract being...

LEFTIE unions have launched a strike app to help teachers shut classrooms in lockdown. The “Escalation App”, created by the National Education Union, provides teaching staff with a step-by-step guide...

It’s almost a given by now that any Chuck Lorre sitcom will be cleverly cast and sharply written, with snappy one-liners offset by a smattering of heartfelt sincerity. “B Positive” meets...

New York City and its teachers union struck a deal Friday to secure a $900 million back-pay payout the de Blasio administration had attempted to cancel just a day earlier. The United Federation of Teachers...

WE are disheartened to see Boris Johnson following Nicola Sturgeon down the road to ruin. Both have been spooked by surging Covid cases, still only a fraction of what we endured in April. Even one of...

UNIVERSITIES are in the grip of a mass coronavirus outbreak as lecturers planned to strike over face-to-face teaching last night. Students across Britain are stuck self-isolating in pokey flats as positive...

Covid-19 CAN strike twice: 33-year-old man in Hong Kong is the first person to get reinfected after testing positive for a mutated strain of the virus four months after recovering Genetic analysis revealed...

Minsk: Thousands of factory workers at key industrial plants on Thursday abandoned their posts to rally against the disputed re-election of Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, raising the prospect...

Drugs giants GSK and Sanofi team up to create a coronavirus vaccine and hope to be able to produce tens of millions of doses by the middle of 2021 GlaxoSmithKline and Sanofi will join forces to speed...

HOW’S this for a selfie? The co-pilot of an F-15 Strike Eagle jet snapped a pic while flying through Snowdonia National Park, where airmen regularly train in the so-called Mach Loop. Photographer...

Ankara/Instanbul: Turkey, faced with a possible new wave of Syrian migrants and dozens more dead Turkish soldiers in Idlib, will no longer stop Syrian refugees from reaching Europe, a senior Turkish official...

LONDON Underground drivers on the Bakerloo line will stage strike action this weekend in a row over timetable changes. Here's what we know about the action and other disruptions that could affect...

Time to start coining Brexit! Boris Johnson will strike a unifying tone as new 50p marks low-key EU departure More than three million new 50p coins will enter circulation on Friday morning Coins will...

An artist’s illustration of asteroids, or near-Earth objects, that highlight the need for a complete Space Situational Awareness system. (ESA – P.Carril) A catastrophic...

U.S. factory output slumped 0.5% in September, as a strike at General Motors caused a steep decline in auto production amid broader struggles for manufacturers. Interested in General Motors? The Federal...

(Reuters) – Millions of young people flooded the streets of cities around the world on Friday to demand political leaders take urgent steps to stop climate change, uniting in a worldwide protest...