coronavirus

  1. UK coronavirus news: Boris Johnson refuses to rule out tax rises to pay for post-Covid recovery

    Boris Johnson has refused to rule out raising taxes to meet the costs of tackling the Covid-19 crisis, as he promised to use infrastructure spending and planning reforms to “build, build, build” his way out of a looming recession.Leicester lockdown: City 'must stick together' after coronavirus surge.

    Region:
    Europe
    Category:
    Politics
    Author/s:
    By BBC, Reuters, The Guardian
     Boris Johnson refuses to rule out tax rises to pay for post-Covid recovery
  2.  India: Mumbai extends lockdown

    India reported close to 20,000 new Covid-19 cases for the second day running on Monday, as the financial hub of Mumbai extended its lockdown by a month.

    Region:
    India
    Category:
    Society
    Author/s:
    By Reuters
     India: Mumbai extends lockdown