Harvey Weinstein appeals against conviction for sex crimes
Lawyers for disgraced American film producer Harvey Weinstein have launched an appeal against his conviction for rape and sexual assault.
April 6, 2021 10:44 am
England's lockdown to ease as planned on 12 April
Pubs and restaurants serving outside can reopen as planned next Monday.
April 6, 2021 7:54 am
Jordan's Prince vows to defy 'house arrest' orders
The former crown prince of Jordan has said he will defy government orders to stop communicating with the outside world and remain indoors.
April 6, 2021 6:55 am
Bollywood actor tests positive for COVID-19
Actor Govinda is the latest Bollywood star to have tested positive for the COVID-19.
April 5, 2021 5:59 pm
Flash floods in Indonesia and Timor Leste kill more than 50
At least 50 people have died after flash flooding and landslides hit Indonesia and Timor Leste on Sunday.
April 5, 2021 3:42 pm
PNG's COVID-19 cases top 7000
The number of recorded COVID-19 infections in Papua New Guinea has passed 7,000, more than doubling in the past two weeks.
April 5, 2021 1:23 pm
COVID: Tests to be offered twice-weekly to all in England
Everyone in England is to be given access to two rapid coronavirus tests a week from Friday, under an extension of the government’s testing programme.
April 5, 2021 11:06 am
Maharashtra state to see curfew and weekend lockdown
The Indian state of Maharashtra will see tighter restrictions from Monday following a sharp spike in COVID-19 infections.
April 5, 2021 9:36 am
Top doctor warns of new COVID-19 virus killing the young in their thousands
As COVID-19 vaccines are rolled out around the world, a top doctor is warning of a new virus strain that is killing the young in their thousands.
April 5, 2021 7:12 am
Bollywood star tests positive for COVID-19
Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has tested positive for COVID-19.
April 4, 2021 4:04 pm
France enters third national lockdown amid ICU surge
France has entered its third national lockdown as it battles a surge in cases of COVID-19 that threatens to overwhelm the country’s hospitals.
April 4, 2021 12:23 pm
Italy returns to strict lockdown for Easter
Italy has entered a strict three-day lockdown to try to prevent a surge in COVID-19 cases over Easter.