‘We all want to protect the people, we are just waiting for the green light’

Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy cannot wait for the text message telling him that football has got the green light to return. The Premier League began stepping up ‘Project Restart’ this week as players started a phased return to training in small, social-distant groups. A resumption of play is scheduled next month and City left-back […]

Domestic abuse: Ministers urged to strengthen revived law to protect children

Image copyright Jupiter Images Proposed domestic abuse laws must be strengthened to give more protection to children, campaigners say. Barnardo’s and the NSPCC said measures due to be published on Tuesday were “disappointing” and risked perpetuating a situation in which children were the “hidden victims” of domestic abuse. However, Women’s Aid welcomed a new legal […]

Scotiabank sees more room to grow within the domestic banking sector as it works to protect its home base

The Bank of Nova Scotia is forecasting favourable conditions for the domestic banking industry, and the lender is prepared to try to take more market share from its rivals in certain areas. A relatively low likelihood of recession, strong population growth fuelled by immigration and solid employment figures were among the positives cited by Scotiabank‚Äôs […]