British food-delivery company Deliveroo said on Sunday it had raised a further $180 million from existing investors, including minority shareholder Amazon, in a move that values the business at more than $7 billion.
The British government is under pressure to explain why a series of airstrikes in Yemen, many involving civilian casualties, have not been recorded in its confidential log of breaches of international humanitarian law (IHL).
Britain reactivated emergency hospitals built at the start of the pandemic and shut primary schools in London on Friday to counter the rapid spread of a much more infectious variant of the coronavirus.
Britain on Thursday finally severed its turbulent half-century partnership with Europe, quitting the EU single market and customs union to go its own way four-and-a-half years after its shock vote to leave the bloc.
The EU and the UK government have published the full text of the Brexit trade deal less than a week before it is due to be implemented, as Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged his backbenchers to support the agreement when it reaches Parliament next week.