The world wasn't ready for a Green New Deal in 2009. Today, it may be | Larry Elliott

There is no easy route to a greener global economy. But since coronavirus hit, politics and business are thinking againTiming matters. Early 2020 saw an economic collapse the likes of … Read More

UK MPs call for extra £30bn to aid green recovery from Covid-19

Cross-party group calls for ‘faster, further, fairer’ action to tackle climate and nature crisisCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe UK needs to invest an additional £30bn a year … Read More

Coronavirus live update Australia: six people test positive on WA live export ship as Scott Morrison announces 'jobmaker' – follow live

Two Sydney schools close after positive tests as PM discusses economic recovery plan while. Follow today’s latest news Six people test positive on WA live export ship Recap of prime … Read More

Coronavirus live updates Australia: health minister Greg Hunt announces additional $20m for mental health funding

Announcement comes as the new deputy chief medical officer for mental health says there has been no ‘discernible increase in suicides’ due to the pandemic. Follow all the latest news, … Read More