Boeing wins first 737 Max order since fatal crash

Boeing has received its first order for 737 Max planes since regulators grounded the jets after two fatal crashes. The US planemaker said Polish airline Enter Air had placed an order for up to four of the planes. Enter Air…

Endless first wave: How Indonesia failed to control coronavirus

Disease spreading rapidly in country threatening health system, after problems with testing and limited contact tracing. Only last week, Luhut Pandjaitan, Indonesia‘s maritime minister and close confidant of the country’s president, touted herbal mangosteen juice as a coronavirus remedy. His suggestion…

Schools ‘should be first to open, last to close’

Schools should only close after pubs, restaurants and non-essential shops in any future lockdown, the children’s commissioner for England has said. Anne Longfield says children have a right to an education, must not be an “afterthought”, and that schools should…

First federal executions since 2003 can go forward

The first executions to be carried out by the US federal government since 2003 can proceed after the US Supreme Court declined to rule on an appeal. In turning away the case, the top court lets stand a lower panel…

Wuhan in first virus cluster since end of lockdown

New coronavirus clusters have been reported in Wuhan city – where the virus fist emerged – and the north-eastern province of Jilin in China. Wuhan reported five new cases on Monday, after confirming its first case since 3 April on…