Coronavirus: France extends overnight curfew as cases surge

image copyrightReuters France will extend an overnight curfew to dozens more areas in a bid to slow the spread of coronavirus, Prime Minister Jean Castex has announced. “The second wave is now... Read more »

Froome falls back as Soler wins stage two of Vuelta

Britain’s Chris Froome lost more time at the Vuelta a Espana as Marc Soler won the second stage. Froome, 35, fell back from the peloton with 41km to go of the hilly... Read more »

Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome struggles as Primoz Roglic wins first stage

Two-time winner Chris Froome struggled as Slovenia’s defending champion Primoz Roglic took the opening stage of Vuelta a Espana. Briton Froome, 35, in his final Vuelta for Ineos Grenadiers, was dropped on... Read more »

How discarded Froome could end up rescuing Ineos’ Grand Tour hopes

It’s been a strange year for us all, for very obvious reasons. But if Ineos Grenadiers fail to win a Grand Tour in 2020, you know the world will be in a... Read more »

Olive harvest in jeopardy as tensions rise at the West Bank

Tensions are rising between Israeli settlers and Palestinians, as the annual olive harvest begins in the West Bank. Palestinian medics say dozens of people were injured in clashes with Israeli forces. Groups... Read more »

Circuit breaker lockdown: What is a circuit breaker?

What is a circuit breaker in Covid terms? Circuit breakers have been used in some countries such as Singapore and Israel as way of reducing the number of cases of coronavirus by... Read more »

US election 2020: Has Trump delivered on his promises?

It’s been four years since Donald Trump made a string of promises during his long 2016 campaign to be the 45th president of the United States. Four years later, his supporters often... Read more »

US election 2020: How would Biden change foreign policy?

image copyrightGetty Images “I don’t want to overstate this,” says Tony Arend, with an intensity that radiates through his face mask. “But the future of the global order is at stake.” The... Read more »

Covid-19 pandemic: Tracking the global coronavirus outbreak

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Covid: What is a circuit breaker?

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