Francois Fillon: Former French PM to go on trial over fake jobs scandal

Former French prime minister Francois Fillon and his wife Penelope Fillon are go on trial over a fake jobs scandal that wrecked his 2017 run for president and opened the Elysee Palace door for Emmanuel Macron. Mr Fillon’s bid for the presidency unravelled after allegations he paid his wife hundreds of thousands of euros for doing […]

Coronavirus outbreak: woman tests positive after disembarking Diamond Princess – live news | World news

9.23am GMT09:23 What is coronavirus and what should I do if I have symptoms? My colleagues Sarah Boseley, Hannah Devlin and Martin Belam have answered questions on the virus. Here are a selection of them, including whether we should panic: What is Covid-19 – the illness that started in Wuhan? It is caused by a […]

Sanders heads to big win in Nevada caucuses, Biden battles Buttigieg for second place

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) – Bernie Sanders appeared headed to a decisive victory in the Democratic presidential caucuses in Nevada on Saturday, and early returns showed Joe Biden possibly landing a second-place finish that would give his struggling campaign new hope. Fox News and MSNBC projected Sanders as the winner in Nevada, where he was leading […]