Coronavirus may be ‘Disease X,’ World Health Organization expert warns

The deadly coronavirus is looking a lot like the theoretical “Disease X” that officials have long warned could spark a dangerous pandemic, a World Health Organization expert said. Marion Koopmans, a member of WHO’s emergency committee, said the virus is the first to meet the criteria of the so-called “Disease

Grandfather who dropped toddler to her death asks for bench trial

EXCLUSIVE: Grandfather who dropped toddler to her death from Royal Caribbean cruise ship window asks for a trial by judge Salvatore Anello asked for a bench trial in front of a judge on Monday in the prosecution of the death of his granddaughter Chloe Wiegand   The toddler died instantly when she

UK weather forecast – School closures as EIGHT INCHES snow blankets Britain today in -6C deep freeze – The Sun

UP to eight inches of snow could blast Britain today as mercury plummets to -6C, the Met Office has warned. The white stuff fell across Scotland, Northern Ireland and northern England on Monday morning, causing several school closures and further weather warnings. Forecasters have warned the snow could disrupt road

Donald Trump is greeted with a hug by Indian PM Narendra Modi as he arrives ahead of president’s ‘biggest rally ever’ – The Sun

DONALD Trump was greeted by a raucous reception – and a big hug – moments after touching down in India today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was at the airport to warmly greet Trump and his wife, Melania, as they stepped off Air Force One. India and the US have built

Meat-loving Donald Trump braces for a beef-free menu in India

‘I have never seen him eat a vegetable:’ Meat-loving Donald Trump braces for a beef-free menu in India Donald Trump is known for his love of hamburgers and steaks But he could find eating in India a challenge, where cows are considered sacred by country’s Hindu majority Beef is not served

Bernie Sanders could be the Democrats’ ‘Trump’ card

On Saturday in Las Vegas, the Democrats put their money on red. Senator Bernie Sanders won the Nevada caucus with 46 per cent of the vote and is now the clear frontrunner for his party's nomination. This is remarkable, not only because he's a self-proclaimed socialist, or a 78-year-old who

NYPD issues new strict social media policy as it investigates leaks

The NYPD has issued a new strict social media policy for its officers  — as the top brass tries to tamp down on leaks and Internal Affairs probes a union head’s often antagonistic online rhetoric, The Post has learned. The new policy, which was issued on Feb. 12, tells officers

118 quarantined in Milton Keynes over coronavirus fears released

118 Britons evacuated from coronavirus-hit Wuhan are released after spending two weeks in quarantine in Milton Keynes Kents Hill Park conference centre in Milton Keynes was used as quarantine site 118 British citizens evacuated from Chinese city of Wuhan were sent there  They had to stay for two weeks with

Sir Winston Churchill’s victory speech will play across Britain to commemorate VE Day – The Sun

THE voice of Sir Winston Churchill will ring out across towns and cities to mark the 75th anniversary of the fall of the Nazis. Famous extracts from the late World War Two leader’s victory speech will be broadcast in public spaces throughout the UK. Millions will hear the historic recording

I was groped but they sacked ME for being rude, says Dame Kristin

I was groped but they sacked ME for being rude, says Dame Kristin Scott Thomas: Actress reveals she was grabbed as a teenage waitress in Paris The actress and equality champion first faced down sexism as a 19-year-old  Following the restaurant exchange, she recalled feeling guilty for lashing out  Now,