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Rugby bosses have cited public health concerns European rugby chiefs have reluctantly suspended the Heineken Champions Cup and the Challenge Cup after the French authorities decided it was “too great a public health risk” for Top 14 clubs to take part. European Professional Club Rugby had hoped to avoid a break in the competitions by […]

The push to vaccinate the UK against Covid-19 reaches a new level on Monday as several mass injection centres open amid dire warnings in all four nations over high levels of infection and struggling hospital systems. In what some commentators are calling the arrival of the cavalry in the fight against the coronavirus, here is […]

Indonesian divers on Sunday located parts of the wreckage of a Boeing 737-500 at a depth of 75ft (23m) in the Java Sea, a day after the aircraft with 62 people on board crashed soon after take-off from Jakarta. “We received reports from the diver team that the visibility in the water is good and […]

Indonesian officials say a Sriwijaya Air jet has lost contact with air traffic controllers after taking off from Jakarta. A passenger jet carrying 62 people has lost contact with air traffic controllers after taking off from Indonesia’s capital on a domestic flight, officials said. Indonesian Transportation Ministry spokesperson Adita Irawati said the Boeing 737-500 operated […]

All travellers to England and Scotland from international destinations will have to test negative for coronavirus before they can enter the country, it has been announced. Under plans set out by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps, from next week passengers arriving in England by boat, train or plane – including UK nationals – will have to […]

An officer who was injured after responding to riots at the US Capitol in Washington DC has died, US Capitol Police said. Brian D Sicknick died due to injuries sustained while on duty, physically engaging with protesters at the US Capitol, the statement said. Supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the Capitol on Wednesday as […]

US Congress has formally validated Joe Biden’s presidential election victory on a day that saw a time-honoured ceremony become a nightmare of unprecedented political terror. The House and Senate has certified the Democrat’s electoral college win after a violent throng of pro-Trump rioters spent hours on Wednesday running rampant through the Capitol.   A woman […]

The Senate has resumed debating the Republican challenge against Democrat Joe Biden’s presidential election victory, more than six hours after pro-Trump mobs attacked the Capitol and forced lawmakers to flee. Scores of Republican representatives and 13 GOP senators had planned to object on Wednesday to the electoral votes of perhaps six states that backed Mr […]

Twitter has prevented the tweet from being shared President Donald Trump has urged his supporters to “go home”, but is also keeping up claims that the results of the November election were fraudulent. He posted a video message to Twitter more than two hours after protesters began storming the Capitol as politicians convened for an […]

Angry supporters of President Trump have stormed the US Capitol The attack forced politicians to rush from the building and interrupted challenges to Joe Biden’s Electoral College victory. President Trump issued a restrained call for peace well after the protests was under way but did not urge supporters to disperse. Earlier he had seemingly egged […]


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