The climate crisis and Covid-19 are two very different challenges, but they do have some key things in common.
The "invisible mugger" that sprang from a Wuhan wet market, coronavirus has robbed the world not just of its health, but has and will cause economic pain for years to come.
Boris Johnson will face a 90-minute grilling from senior MPs this afternoon over his decision to stand by Dominic Cummings.
Each day, usually at midday or 1pm, the prime minister’s official spokesman holds a telephone briefing for political journalists.
Moray MP Douglas Ross has resigned from Boris Johnson's government over the Dominic Cummings lockdown controversy.
Prime Minister is ‘taking the public for fools’ with ‘farcical’ defence of Dominic Cummings, says Ian Blackford
Boris Johnson is under increasing pressure to sack Dominic Cummings today, with the SNP accusing the prime minister of "taking the public for fools".
Oil and gas workers will be exempted from quarantine measures requiring travellers to isolate for 14 days after arriving in the UK.
Anyone arriving in the UK from abroad could be fined or even removed from the country if they fail to self-isolate for 14 days, Home Secretary Priti Patel has announced.
Britain abandoned coronavirus testing in March because the outbreak was already out of control and hundreds of thousands of people were infected, officials have admitted.
Boris Johnson has claimed the UK will have a “world-beating" system to test, track and trace for coronavirus by June 1.