World Health Organisation warns COVID-19 could spread even further

WHO says that the opportunity to contain COVID-19 is narrowing as the virus continues to spread around the globe. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download our apps: Apple: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/sky-news/id316391924?mt=8 … Read more World Health Organisation warns COVID-19 could spread even further

Is President Assad guilty of war crimes?

Turkey’s president says he has asked his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to ‘restrain’ the Syrian government offensive in Idlib province. The last rebel stronghold in the country is currently in the middle of what the United Nations is calling a humanitarian catastrophe – scenes which Sky News portrayed in our special coverage from ‘Inside Idlib’. … Read more Is President Assad guilty of war crimes?

Celebrities’ support sends bullied schoolboy to Disneyland

Celebrities around the world have joined a chorus of support for a nine-year-old boy who threatened to kill himself after being bullied incessantly at school. Campaigner Quaden Bayles was filmed by his mother in tears after being regularly targeted because of his dwarfism and his Aboriginal background. Sky’s Inzamam Rashid reports. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube … Read more Celebrities’ support sends bullied schoolboy to Disneyland

Government plans to build more coal mines – but ban house coal

This is part of the Government’s push to tackle climate change and move towards sustainable fuel. At the same time the Government plans to build new coal mines. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content … Read more Government plans to build more coal mines – but ban house coal

Warwick Davis: Video of bullied boy ‘deeply saddening’

Actor Warwick Davis says he finds the video of Quaden Bayles, a nine-year-old who has been bullied over his dwarfism, “deeply saddening”. The Star Wars and Harry Potter star says that bullying is “an all too common occurrence” for children who are physically different. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us … Read more Warwick Davis: Video of bullied boy ‘deeply saddening’

Michael Sheen: Response to flooding fundraiser has been ‘incredible’

Welsh actor @MichaelSheen has raised more than £33,000 to help people in Wales whose homes have been hit by flooding in the wake of #StormDennis. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com … Read more Michael Sheen: Response to flooding fundraiser has been ‘incredible’

‘Football needs an independent regulator’ | The Pledge

Greg Dyke thinks professional football in England needs a “powerful, independent regulator”. It’s after Manchester City were banned from the Champions League for two years after breaking UEFA’s financial rules. Greg says this is arguably the “tip of the iceberg”. Follow #ThePledge on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThePledge Or like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube … Read more ‘Football needs an independent regulator’ | The Pledge

‘Awards ceremonies have a gender diversity issue’ | The Pledge

June Sarpong thinks there’s a lack of gender diversity at awards ceremonies, such as the Brits. She says the “lack of inclusion undermines and diminishes these prestigious awards and the talented individuals who win them”. Follow #ThePledge on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThePledge Or like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews … Read more ‘Awards ceremonies have a gender diversity issue’ | The Pledge

‘The TV licence fee is unfair and unprogressive’ | The Pledge

Maajid Nawaz says the TV licence fee is “unfair, unprogressive and unsustainable”. He thinks the BBC’s news and current affairs should be ring-fenced – but adds that it should not be a criminal offence to refuse to pay for entertainment. Follow #ThePledge on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ThePledge Or like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube … Read more ‘The TV licence fee is unfair and unprogressive’ | The Pledge

‘We need to control hate on social media’ | The Pledge

Reflecting on the death of Caroline Flack, Andrew Pierce says social media is a part of the “unregulated media wild west” and asks why we can’t control it. Anyone feeling emotionally distressed or suicidal can call Samaritans for help on 116 123 or email jo@samaritans.org in the UK. In the US, call the Samaritans branch … Read more ‘We need to control hate on social media’ | The Pledge