Durham police have been asked to start an investigation into Downing Street adviser Dominic Cummings by the county's police and crime commissioner.
Germany’s new Economic Stabilization Fund (WSF) approved a €9bn stabilization package for air carrier Lufthansa on Monday.
EU leaders may meet for a face-to-face summit in the coming weeks to discuss the next joint budget and the planned coronavirus recovery fund.
The UK registers around 29,000 annual claims from workers alleging that employers are illegally paying them less than colleagues in similar roles.
An extra national holiday in the UK in October could boost the economy by £500m said Douglas McWilliams, deputy chairman of the Centre for Economics and Business Research.
The US government is likely to sanction China if Beijing goes ahead with the signing of the national security law that will give it stricter control of Hong Kong.