Urgent action needed to ensure staff and students safe on college campuses, says NWC

Urgent action is needed to ensure staff and students are safe on college campuses, the National Women’s Council (NWC) has said after broadcaster and academic Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin spoke out about her ordeal at University College Dublin. Speaking to The Irish Times, Dr Ní Shúilleabháin spoke publicly for the first time about being repeatedly harassed […]

Melbourne anti-coronavirus lockdown protest turns violent: Live | News

Police in Australian city of Melbourne made arrests among a crowd of about 300 people protesting the coronavirus lockdown. India’s caseload topped four million, while South Korea posted its lowest daily tally in three weeks. Police in Australia’s Victoria state meanwhile braced for anti-lockdown protests, arresting at least four people for incitement.  Iraq’s […]

Construction starts on rail project as protests continue over environmental cost – Channel 4 News

Construction on the HS2 high-speed rail project officially started today, as the company said it would create 22,000 jobs. Boris Johnson hailed the project as “crucial for our country”, although critics say it will damage the environment, and now that more people are working from home, the huge costs of the scheme could be far […]