Coronavirus pandemic

Russia's coronavirus infections pass 350,000: Live updates

Rising tally in Russia comes as India allows resumption of domestic flights and US bans all air travel from Brazil.

When 'Dreamers' self-deport

The fate of more than 700,000 undocumented immigrants known as Dreamers could soon be decided by the US Supreme Court.

Volkswagen must buy back 'dieselgate' cars: Germany's top court

Volkswagen must buy back 'dieselgate' cars: Germany's top court

Court ruling sets precedent for hundreds of thousands of car owners affected by VW emissions test cheating in Germany.

Norway's sovereign fund takes significant steps against emissions

Norway's sovereign fund takes significant steps against emissions

Nordic investors exclude five firms, including commodities trader Glencore, from its holdings over coal-linked emissions

Hong Kong stocks extend slide on China concerns

Hong Kong stocks extend slide on China concerns

China's proposal to impose a new security law on Hong Kong has rattled investors in Asia.

Bailout Britain: Rescue plan for 'strategically important' firms

Bailout Britain: Rescue plan for 'strategically important' firms

UK finance minister Rishi Sunak authorises bailout plan for key companies whose failure would be detrimental to economy.