‘Follow the rules’: Boris Johnson urges Brits to stick to the Covid plan to avoid a full lockdown

‘Follow the rules’: Boris Johnson urges Brits to stick to the Covid plan to avoid a full lockdown

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves 10 Downing Street for PMQs at the House of Commons on 30 September, 2020 in London, England.Alberto Pezzali | NurPhoto via Getty ImagesLONDON — U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday called on Britons to stick to the rules in order to avoid tougher coronavirus restrictions, as the country grapples with a…

Qatar rules out normalising relations with Israel

Qatar rules out normalising relations with Israel

Normalising relations with Israel “can’t be the answer” to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, a Qatari official has said, adding that Doha will not join other Gulf Arab states in establishing diplomatic ties with Israel. “We don’t think that normalisation was the core of this conflict and hence it can’t be the answer,” Lolwah al-Khater, Qatar’s foreign…

Judge rules Georgia ballots mailed by Election Day must be counted

Judge rules Georgia ballots mailed by Election Day must be counted

The decision will likely result in tens of thousands of ballots being counted after Nov. 3 that would have otherwise been rejected, enough to swing close elections. The ruling invalidates Georgia’s requirement that ballots had to be received at county election offices by 7 p.m. on Election Day.U.S. District Judge Eleanor Ross wrote that voters…