French strike against Macron reforms enters day two

PARIS (REUTERS) – A strike that crippled public transport and closed schools across France entered a second day on Friday (Dec 6), with trade unions saying they planned to keep going until President Emmanuel Macron backs down from a planned reform of pensions. The strike pits Mr Macron, a 41-year-old former investment banker who came to power in 2017 on […]

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Vegan chef, 11, attacked at school after opening Caribbean restaurant

An 11-year-old vegan chef is speaking out against bullies after being attacked at school for opening a Caribbean restaurant. But instead of hating the boy who punched him in the face, Omari McQueen has decided to help him. Omari is in his first year of secondary school after launching a pop-up restaurant this summer, selling vegan dips out of a […]

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Jeremy Corbyn insists he's 'not scaremongering' over sale of NHS

Jeremy Corbyn has insisted that he is ‘not scaremongering’ when he claims the Tories have put the NHS on the table in US trade talks. The Labour Party leader was grilled by Julie Etchingham on ITV’s Tonight programme, with just one week until the UK takes to the polls on December 12. During the interview, Mr Corbyn also apologised over […]

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