Republic of Ireland to close schools and colleges

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTaoiseach (Irish prime minister) Leo Varadkar announced the measures on Thursday morningSchools, colleges and other public facilities in the Republic of Ireland are to close in the…

Canadas Trudeau self-isolating over virus fears

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Canadian PM Justin Trudeau is self-isolating after his wife developed mild flu-like symptoms after a trip Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is self-isolating over coronavirus fears, his office has announced.Mr…

People with fever or cough told to self-isolate

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBoris Johnson: "More families will lose loved ones before their time"Anyone with a "new, continuous" cough or high temperature is now advised to self-isolate for seven days,…

UK solder killed in Iraq was larger than…

Image copyright MoD Image caption L/Cpl Brodie Gillon was also a self-employed sports physiotherapist The British soldier killed in an attack on a military base in Iraq has been named as L/Cpl Brodie Gillon.L/Cpl Gillon,…