April 29, 2020

Boris Johnson’s fiancee Carrie Symonds has given birth to a baby boy

"The Prime Minister and Ms Symonds are thrilled to announce the birth of a healthy baby boy"
April 29, 2020

BWF moves Thomas & Uber Cup Finals in Denmark to October

The Thomas and Uber Cup Finals in Aarhus, Denmark will be held from Oct. 3-11 after the Danish government extended its ban on large gatherings in the country until the end of August, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) said on Wednesday.
April 29, 2020

Boris Johnson’s partner Carrie gives birth to baby son

He was born this morning at a London hospital
April 29, 2020

Turkey may allow tourists to return in bid to salvage summer season

Holidaymakers will need to possess an official certificate detailing their health status before they are allowed to visit country
April 29, 2020

Ryder Cup may have to ‘take one for team’ and go ahead without fans – Harrington

Staging this year's Ryder Cup without fans is not in the event's best interests but it might have to "take one for the team" and proceed that way amid the COVID-19 crisis, Team Europe captain Padraig Harrington told The Times newspaper.
April 29, 2020

Cruise passengers set to face ‘rigorous’ medical checks

Other changes being considered include reducing the capacity of ships, scrapping self-service buffets and implementing one-way systems on board
April 29, 2020

Japan’s Abe says impossible to hold Olympics unless pandemic contained

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday that the Tokyo Olympics could not take place next year unless the coronavirus pandemic is contained, as the city's governor requested an extension of Japan's state of emergency.
April 29, 2020

Ex-policeman’s powerful film goes behind the scenes on the frontline

Will Dawson wanted to show what frontline key workers are dealing with every day
April 29, 2020

This year’s Tour of Spain will not start in the Netherlands – organisers

This year's Tour of Spain will not start in the Netherlands as planned because of the coronavirus crisis, organisers said on Wednesday.
April 29, 2020

Where in UK has been worst hit by the economic downturn

Some places have seen spending drop by 71 per cent
April 29, 2020

Why BA announcement will send a chill through government

News that British Airways may make up to 12,000 of its employees redundant, out of a total workforce of 42,000, has understandably come as a shock to unions.
April 29, 2020

Police hunt 17th century plague doctor frightening children

"Officers are keen to trace the individual in order to provide words of advice about the implications of his actions."