Greta Thunberg Says She’ll Skip U.N. Climate Summit in Glasgow

The teenage activist, citing concerns about global vaccine inequality, said she would not attend the meeting “unless everyone can take part on the same terms.” By Somini SenguptaApril 9, 2021Updated 4:34 p.m. ET Greta Thunberg, the Swedish climate activist, said she would not attend the next international climate talks unless everyone can Continue Reading

Northern Irish Leaders Struggle to Quell Worst Violence in Years

BELFAST—Northern Ireland’s power-sharing government put aside factional differences on Thursday to call for calm after frustration among pro-British unionists over post-Brexit trade barriers helped trigger some of the worst violence in the region in years. Despite the appeals, clashes spread further into Irish nationalist areas on Thursday night where police responded to petrol bomb Continue Reading

UK Offers Twice-Weekly COVID-19 Tests to Everyone in England

Everyone in England will be offered free COVID-19 testing twice a week from April 9, the UK government announced on Monday. The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) said this is a “significant step forward” which “paves the way for businesses and society reopening” as the ongoing CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus lockdown is gradually Continue Reading