Coronavirus cases surge as France goes ‘wrong way’

Coronavirus cases in France have nearly doubled in the past 24 hours as Prime Minister Jean Castex warned that the country had been going “the wrong way” for two weeks. The health ministry reported 1,397 new infections of Covid-19 since

Belarusian opposition leader flees abroad citing safety of her children

MINSK (Reuters) – Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanouskaya said on Tuesday she had fled abroad for the sake of her children after strongman leader Alexander Lukashenko’s claim of victory in Sunday’s presidential election prompted bloody street protests. At least one

Adidas has seen no impact on sales from race row: CEO

BERLIN (Reuters) – Adidas (ADSGn.DE) has seen no impact on its sales from employee complaints over racism at the German sportswear company that led to the departure of its human resources boss, Chief Executive Kasper Rorsted said on Tuesday. Karen

Beirut protests continue despite PM’s resignation

Protests have taken place for a third consecutive night in Lebanon’s capital, Beirut, amid mounting anger over the devastating explosion a week ago that reportedly killed more than 200 people. Clashes broke out near the parliament building, with demonstrators throwing