Meet the minister: Kiritapu Allan – from rural life to conservation

Kiritapu Allan Minister of Conservation, Emergency Management MP for East Coast, Labour Aged 36, Former lawyer, first elected 2017 Referendums: For End of Life Choice Act, For legalising recreational cannabis Fascinating fact: Left school at 16 to work at KFC

French foreign minister in Lebanon: No reform? No aid

Jean-Yves Le Drian tells Lebanese officials an IMF programme is irreplaceable and urges widespread reforms. Beirut – French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has said Lebanese politicians are preventing the disbursal of much-needed aid to the crisis-hit country by failing

Zimbabwe's health minister granted bail in $60m corruption case

Obadiah Moyo’s arrest came after claims of corruption regarding a deal to procure coronavirus test kits. A Zimbabwe court on Saturday released Health Minister Obadiah Moyo on bail following his arrest the previous day on allegations of corruption regarding a

Drop plan to reopen primaries to all, minister told

School governors want ministers to drop plans for all primary pupils in England to return before the summer holidays. The first wave of children is due back from Monday but the government wants all primary pupils in class for the