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Charli Cohen: 'Covid has been a leveller for the fashion industry'

Charli Cohen: 'Covid has been a leveller for the fashion industry'

Designer Charli Cohen planned her first fashion collection at the age of 13 when she sailed with her parents to New Zealand. With this early training in confin [...]

Read full article: Charli Cohen: 'Covid has been a leveller...→
Chester Zoo bosses warn it faces 'extinction' and £24million debts

Chester Zoo bosses warn it faces 'extinction' and £24million debts

Managers say the Cheshire site is 'Covid secure' and could open with limited numbers - but the Government has ordered the zoo to stay closed 'indefinitely'. Pi [...]

Read full article: Chester Zoo bosses warn it faces 'extinc...→
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Simplify 'confusing' Covid lockdown steps says Tony Blair think tank

Simplify 'confusing' Covid lockdown steps says Tony Blair think tank

In a report released today the Institute for Global Change says they should be rationalised to allay public fears and allow the economy to safely and strongly [...]

Read full article: Simplify 'confusing' Covid lockdown step...→
Some BAME patients twice as likely to die with Covid than white British

Some BAME patients twice as likely to die with Covid than white British

Public Health England found Asian, Caribbean and black ethnicity had between 10 per cent and 50 per cent higher risk of death

Read full article: Some BAME patients twice as likely to di...→
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If all Brits wear face masks we can slash risk of catching Covid

If all Brits wear face masks we can slash risk of catching Covid

WEARING face masks can slash the risk of catching Covid by more than four-fifths, a major study claims. Experts say the findings suggest universal uptake could [...]

Read full article: If all Brits wear face masks we can slas...→
  • #Covid
Opinion: Ron McKay: Covid doesn't have to mean austerity – there is another way

Opinion: Ron McKay: Covid doesn't have to mean austerity – there is another way

The economy is too important to be left to economists. Theirs is not a science but a series of experiments, usually at the expense of the poorest…

Read full article: Opinion: Ron McKay: Covid doesn't have t...→
Stephen Donnelly wants to be health minister, with Simon Harris handling Covid

Stephen Donnelly wants to be health minister, with Simon Harris handling Covid

Stephen Donnelly, the Fianna Fail front-bench TD, has said he wants to be the minister for health in any new coalition government with Fine Gael and the Greens [...]

Read full article: Stephen Donnelly wants to be health mini...→
Boxer Amir Khan ignores Covid lockdown AGAIN for daughter's birthday

Boxer Amir Khan ignores Covid lockdown AGAIN for daughter's birthday

The boxer and wife Faryal Makhdoom held the surprise bash for Lamaisah at their home in Bolton and he could not resist posting a video of events to his 1.3 mil [...]

Read full article: Boxer Amir Khan ignores Covid lockdown A...→
'Gross incompentence at highest levels': ex-Obama adviser blasts Trump's Covid response

'Gross incompentence at highest levels': ex-Obama adviser blasts Trump's Covid response

Samantha Power also tells online Hay festival that former US administration underestimated how ‘ripped off’ Americans felt

Read full article: 'Gross incompentence at highest levels':...→
Wearing face masks at home may stop Covid if you have no symptoms

Wearing face masks at home may stop Covid if you have no symptoms

Daily use of disinfectants, window opening and keeping at least one metre apart were associated with a lower risk of passing on the virus, even in more crowded [...]

Read full article: Wearing face masks at home may stop Covi...→
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Virus victim’s coffin put under shield to prevent corpse spreading Covid

Virus victim’s coffin put under shield to prevent corpse spreading Covid

A COFFIN containing a Covid-19 victim is covered with a plastic shell to protect mourners from the contagious coronavirus. These pictures, taken at a church in [...]

Read full article: Virus victim’s coffin put under shield t...→
Boris Johnson set to reduce Covid 'alert' to level three

Boris Johnson set to reduce Covid 'alert' to level three

The draconian restrictions are expected to be eased slightly from next week, after the ferocity of the outbreak subsided.

Read full article: Boris Johnson set to reduce Covid 'alert...→
Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tribute to lost colleagues

Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tribute to lost colleagues

Walsall Manor Hospital opened a permanent memorial to those who died including staff nurse Areema Nasreen.

Read full article: Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tr...→
Could drive-in cinemas be the future of film after Covid?

Could drive-in cinemas be the future of film after Covid?

Over the course of one week back in April, the entire US box office takings came from a single drive-in movie theatre in Florida. It wasn’t much – only a coupl [...]

Read full article: Could drive-in cinemas be the future of ...→
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Questor: we were right to ignore Corbyn and tip Severn Trent in 2017. Should we hold now?

Questor: we were right to ignore Corbyn and tip Severn Trent in 2017. Should we hold now?

Questor share tip: even utilities are not immune from Covid but Severn Trent’s yield is attractive when negative interest rates beckon

Read full article: Questor: we were right to ignore Corbyn ...→
Coronavirus in Scotland: GP leader says Covid crisis should trigger debate about the future for care homes

Coronavirus in Scotland: GP leader says Covid crisis should trigger debate about the future for care homes

A TOP GP says it "will be up to us as a country to reflect" on how we provide social care to the elderly in future, as he said the Covid…

Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: GP leader says ...→
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With my illness it’s been scary but this is lifeline

With my illness it’s been scary but this is lifeline

Former music manager John McIntyre wasn’t sure how he’d cope when lockdown began. “I was very scared,” said the 75-year-old who has a respiratory condition and [...]

Read full article: With my illness it’s been scary but this...→
Hibs fan grandad returns home to cheering neighbours after 10 week Covid battle

Hibs fan grandad returns home to cheering neighbours after 10 week Covid battle

Ross Fenwick almost died while battling coronavirus in intensive care before being placed in an induced coma.

Read full article: Hibs fan grandad returns home to cheerin...→
Starmer blasts Johnson for 'winging it' over Covid and demands 'get a grip!'

Starmer blasts Johnson for 'winging it' over Covid and demands 'get a grip!'

The Labour leader hit out ahead of PMQs after a torrid two weeks for the government - saying trust has now 'collapsed' due to the PM's 'mismanagement'

Read full article: Starmer blasts Johnson for 'winging it' ...→
Theatre assistant who died suffering 'shortness of breath' had Covid

Theatre assistant who died suffering 'shortness of breath' had Covid

Allan Macalalad, 44, was employed in the operating department at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff when he became unwell last month.

Read full article: Theatre assistant who died suffering 'sh...→
Why turning around Ted Baker is a near-impossible task

Why turning around Ted Baker is a near-impossible task

I don’t know about you, but dress standards have dropped around here somewhat. I’m typing at my dining table in shorts and flipflops. My cufflinks haven’t been [...]

Read full article: Why turning around Ted Baker is a near-i...→
Belgian prince tests positive for Covid after attending high society party in Spain

Belgian prince tests positive for Covid after attending high society party in Spain

A Belgian man who tested positive after attending a party in Spain is the country’s Prince Joachim, it emerged on Saturday.

Read full article: Belgian prince tests positive for Covid ...→
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Restaurateur serves up training for underprivileged teens

Restaurateur serves up training for underprivileged teens

Otto's restaurant is a chefs’ favourite: an eccentric den of pressed duck and Champagne cocktails and not, perhaps, the obvious first choice as a canteen for t [...]

Read full article: Restaurateur serves up training for unde...→

Video: Prime Minister Boris Johnson stops advisers commenting on the Dominic Cummings' scandal | Daily Mail Online

During the daily press briefing Boris Johnson rebuffs questions regarding Dominic Cummings' decision to return to Downing Street after his wife thought she mig [...]

Read full article: Video: Prime Minister Boris Johnson stop...→
5 frentes de disputa entre EE.UU. y China en medio de la pandemia de coronavirus

5 frentes de disputa entre EE.UU. y China en medio de la pandemia de coronavirus

Mientras el mundo entero tiene su atención en la pandemia de covid-19, las dos principales potencias económicas mantienen su pulso político en ese y otros terr [...]

Read full article: 5 frentes de disputa entre EE.UU. y Chin...→
'Several' Covid vaccines could be ready for mass rollout by autumn

'Several' Covid vaccines could be ready for mass rollout by autumn

AstraZeneca CEO Pascal Soriot said it was on track to produce millions of its COVID-19 jab - developed by Oxford University researchers and called AZD1222 - by [...]

Read full article: 'Several' Covid vaccines could be ready ...→
COVID-19 throat swab test robot developed by Danish researchers

COVID-19 throat swab test robot developed by Danish researchers

The University of Southern Denmark says the world's first fully automated throat swab robot will be be able to test the first COVID-19 patients by late June.

Read full article: COVID-19 throat swab test robot develope...→
Quiz: how 'new normal' are you?

Quiz: how 'new normal' are you?

It’s week 10 of lockdown and some of us are coping better than others. The “new normal” (ugh) is a frightening place and we’re all still finding our places in [...]

Read full article: Quiz: how 'new normal' are you?...→
Prisoner escaped from jail because he was scared of contracting Covid 19

Prisoner escaped from jail because he was scared of contracting Covid 19

Mark Price, who was serving an eight and half year sentence, fled from HMP Kirkham because he was terrified of catching Covid 19

Read full article: Prisoner escaped from jail because he wa...→
Dortmund vs Bayern Munich FREE: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time and team news for TODAY’S huge Bundesliga clash

Dortmund vs Bayern Munich FREE: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time and team news for TODAY’S huge Bundesliga clash

Ramsdale says he caught Covid at shops and admits 'It's scary and worrying'... Why do you have to go down to the 8th tier of footie to find a gay player?

Read full article: Dortmund vs Bayern Munich FREE: Live str...→
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Oxford coronavirus vaccine ‘has only 50-per-cent chance of success’

Oxford coronavirus vaccine ‘has only 50-per-cent chance of success’

‘We’re in the bizarre position of wanting Covid to stay, at least for a little while,’ says researcher

Read full article: Oxford coronavirus vaccine ‘has only 50-...→
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Rattled Boris Johnson admits Covid alert level still 4 despite easing lockdown

Rattled Boris Johnson admits Covid alert level still 4 despite easing lockdown

The Prime Minister snapped at PMQs as he admitted the alert level is still as high as it was when lockdown began - yet insisted it's totally fine to ease restr [...]

Read full article: Rattled Boris Johnson admits Covid alert...→

After Covid, here's how the world should change – UN Under-Secretary-General Grete Faremo

As countries recover from the coronavirus pandemic, we should focus on creating a more sustainable and inclusive way of life, writes United Nations’ Under-Secr [...]

Read full article: After Covid, here's how the world should...→
Thinktank issues wake-up call for life after Covid

Thinktank issues wake-up call for life after Covid

JIMMY REID ADDRESSES A MASS MEETING AT THE UPPER CLYDE SHIPYARD IN 1971..pic: Newsquest Media Group.... ADVOCATES of progressive politics urgently need to adva [...]

Read full article: Thinktank issues wake-up call for life a...→
Paschal Donohoe takes aim at UK insurer as he tries to help Covid-hit businesses

Paschal Donohoe takes aim at UK insurer as he tries to help Covid-hit businesses

Paschal Donohoe has taken aim at a Lloyd’s of London insurer for failing to sign up to a government-brokered deal to support businesses hit by the Covid-19 loc [...]

Read full article: Paschal Donohoe takes aim at UK insurer ...→
Coronavirus in Ireland: Public asked to keep own contact records

Coronavirus in Ireland: Public asked to keep own contact records

The public has been asked to keep a record of who they come into contact with over the bank holiday weekend to help track the virus if they subsequently test p [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Ireland: Public asked to ...→
Wetherspoons gives glimpse at what its pubs will look like post lockdown

Wetherspoons gives glimpse at what its pubs will look like post lockdown

Spoons has revealed more about its reopening plans - including images of a prototype 'Covid-ready' pub

Read full article: Wetherspoons gives glimpse at what its p...→
  • #Covid
Coronavirus symptoms UK: Is diarrhoea a sign of Covid? The symptoms across the world

Coronavirus symptoms UK: Is diarrhoea a sign of Covid? The symptoms across the world

CORONAVIRUS symptoms take a while to be verified by the health body in the UK. Is diarrhoea a sign of Covid? And where is this officially documented?

Read full article: Coronavirus symptoms UK: Is diarrhoea a ...→
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PAUL THOMAS on... test and trace in the UK

PAUL THOMAS on... test and trace in the UK

'When 2,456,000 people say they have Covid and were in contact with you, we can't take any chances, Mr Cummings'

Read full article: PAUL THOMAS on... test and trace in the ...→
Working with your business rivals could be the key to recovery

Working with your business rivals could be the key to recovery

The Bank of England reckons the economy will bounce back in the shape of a V — rapidly returning to where it was before Covid struck. Others believe it will be [...]

Read full article: Working with your business rivals could ...→
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Covid-hit NI care home failed minimum infection control standards before pandemic

Covid-hit NI care home failed minimum infection control standards before pandemic

A care home at the centre of a deadly Covid-19 outbreak was failing minimum infection control standards just months before the pandemic hit, it can be revealed [...]

Read full article: Covid-hit NI care home failed minimum in...→
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Covid-free Montenegro to reopen to tourists from countries with low infection rates

Covid-free Montenegro to reopen to tourists from countries with low infection rates

Montenegro is stepping up plans to woo back tourists this summer under the banner of Europe’s first coronavirus-free country, after announcing it no longer had [...]

Read full article: Covid-free Montenegro to reopen to touri...→
Oxford Covid-19 trial of Trump-backed hydroxychloroquine HALTED

Oxford Covid-19 trial of Trump-backed hydroxychloroquine HALTED

The UK's drugs watchdog has asked Oxford University researchers to pull the plug on the antimalarial amid concerns it might raise the risk of heart attacks in [...]

Read full article: Oxford Covid-19 trial of Trump-backed hy...→
  • #Covid
Cheltenham and Liverpool's Champions League match led to MORE deaths

Cheltenham and Liverpool's Champions League match led to MORE deaths

Professor Tim Spector from King's College London says that the events in March have 'caused increase suffering and death' as Covid hotspots flared up.

Read full article: Cheltenham and Liverpool's Champions Lea...→
Cummings admits driving 30 miles after suspected Covid - to 'check his eyesight'

Cummings admits driving 30 miles after suspected Covid - to 'check his eyesight'

The unprecedented statement in Downing Street's Rose Garden came as the top aide offered no apology for his 260-mile drive to Durham - and revealed he went bac [...]

Read full article: Cummings admits driving 30 miles after s...→
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Charli Cohen: 'Covid has been a leveller for the fashion industry'

Charli Cohen: 'Covid has been a leveller for the fashion industry'

Designer Charli Cohen planned her first fashion collection at the age of 13 when she sailed with her parents to New Zealand. With this early training in confin [...]

Read full article: Charli Cohen: 'Covid has been a leveller...→
Hibs fan grandad returns home to cheering neighbours after 10 week Covid battle

Hibs fan grandad returns home to cheering neighbours after 10 week Covid battle

Ross Fenwick almost died while battling coronavirus in intensive care before being placed in an induced coma.

Read full article: Hibs fan grandad returns home to cheerin...→
Simplify 'confusing' Covid lockdown steps says Tony Blair think tank

Simplify 'confusing' Covid lockdown steps says Tony Blair think tank

In a report released today the Institute for Global Change says they should be rationalised to allay public fears and allow the economy to safely and strongly [...]

Read full article: Simplify 'confusing' Covid lockdown step...→

After Covid, here's how the world should change – UN Under-Secretary-General Grete Faremo

As countries recover from the coronavirus pandemic, we should focus on creating a more sustainable and inclusive way of life, writes United Nations’ Under-Secr [...]

Read full article: After Covid, here's how the world should...→
Theatre assistant who died suffering 'shortness of breath' had Covid

Theatre assistant who died suffering 'shortness of breath' had Covid

Allan Macalalad, 44, was employed in the operating department at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff when he became unwell last month.

Read full article: Theatre assistant who died suffering 'sh...→
If all Brits wear face masks we can slash risk of catching Covid

If all Brits wear face masks we can slash risk of catching Covid

WEARING face masks can slash the risk of catching Covid by more than four-fifths, a major study claims. Experts say the findings suggest universal uptake could [...]

Read full article: If all Brits wear face masks we can slas...→
  • #Covid
Thinktank issues wake-up call for life after Covid

Thinktank issues wake-up call for life after Covid

JIMMY REID ADDRESSES A MASS MEETING AT THE UPPER CLYDE SHIPYARD IN 1971..pic: Newsquest Media Group.... ADVOCATES of progressive politics urgently need to adva [...]

Read full article: Thinktank issues wake-up call for life a...→
Stephen Donnelly wants to be health minister, with Simon Harris handling Covid

Stephen Donnelly wants to be health minister, with Simon Harris handling Covid

Stephen Donnelly, the Fianna Fail front-bench TD, has said he wants to be the minister for health in any new coalition government with Fine Gael and the Greens [...]

Read full article: Stephen Donnelly wants to be health mini...→
Coronavirus in Ireland: Public asked to keep own contact records

Coronavirus in Ireland: Public asked to keep own contact records

The public has been asked to keep a record of who they come into contact with over the bank holiday weekend to help track the virus if they subsequently test p [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Ireland: Public asked to ...→
Restaurateur serves up training for underprivileged teens

Restaurateur serves up training for underprivileged teens

Otto's restaurant is a chefs’ favourite: an eccentric den of pressed duck and Champagne cocktails and not, perhaps, the obvious first choice as a canteen for t [...]

Read full article: Restaurateur serves up training for unde...→
'Gross incompentence at highest levels': ex-Obama adviser blasts Trump's Covid response

'Gross incompentence at highest levels': ex-Obama adviser blasts Trump's Covid response

Samantha Power also tells online Hay festival that former US administration underestimated how ‘ripped off’ Americans felt

Read full article: 'Gross incompentence at highest levels':...→
Coronavirus symptoms UK: Is diarrhoea a sign of Covid? The symptoms across the world

Coronavirus symptoms UK: Is diarrhoea a sign of Covid? The symptoms across the world

CORONAVIRUS symptoms take a while to be verified by the health body in the UK. Is diarrhoea a sign of Covid? And where is this officially documented?

Read full article: Coronavirus symptoms UK: Is diarrhoea a ...→
  • #Covid
5 frentes de disputa entre EE.UU. y China en medio de la pandemia de coronavirus

5 frentes de disputa entre EE.UU. y China en medio de la pandemia de coronavirus

Mientras el mundo entero tiene su atención en la pandemia de covid-19, las dos principales potencias económicas mantienen su pulso político en ese y otros terr [...]

Read full article: 5 frentes de disputa entre EE.UU. y Chin...→
Virus victim’s coffin put under shield to prevent corpse spreading Covid

Virus victim’s coffin put under shield to prevent corpse spreading Covid

A COFFIN containing a Covid-19 victim is covered with a plastic shell to protect mourners from the contagious coronavirus. These pictures, taken at a church in [...]

Read full article: Virus victim’s coffin put under shield t...→
Working with your business rivals could be the key to recovery

Working with your business rivals could be the key to recovery

The Bank of England reckons the economy will bounce back in the shape of a V — rapidly returning to where it was before Covid struck. Others believe it will be [...]

Read full article: Working with your business rivals could ...→
  • #Covid
COVID-19 throat swab test robot developed by Danish researchers

COVID-19 throat swab test robot developed by Danish researchers

The University of Southern Denmark says the world's first fully automated throat swab robot will be be able to test the first COVID-19 patients by late June.

Read full article: COVID-19 throat swab test robot develope...→
Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tribute to lost colleagues

Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tribute to lost colleagues

Walsall Manor Hospital opened a permanent memorial to those who died including staff nurse Areema Nasreen.

Read full article: Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tr...→
Covid-free Montenegro to reopen to tourists from countries with low infection rates

Covid-free Montenegro to reopen to tourists from countries with low infection rates

Montenegro is stepping up plans to woo back tourists this summer under the banner of Europe’s first coronavirus-free country, after announcing it no longer had [...]

Read full article: Covid-free Montenegro to reopen to touri...→
Prisoner escaped from jail because he was scared of contracting Covid 19

Prisoner escaped from jail because he was scared of contracting Covid 19

Mark Price, who was serving an eight and half year sentence, fled from HMP Kirkham because he was terrified of catching Covid 19

Read full article: Prisoner escaped from jail because he wa...→
Could drive-in cinemas be the future of film after Covid?

Could drive-in cinemas be the future of film after Covid?

Over the course of one week back in April, the entire US box office takings came from a single drive-in movie theatre in Florida. It wasn’t much – only a coupl [...]

Read full article: Could drive-in cinemas be the future of ...→
  • #Covid
Cheltenham and Liverpool's Champions League match led to MORE deaths

Cheltenham and Liverpool's Champions League match led to MORE deaths

Professor Tim Spector from King's College London says that the events in March have 'caused increase suffering and death' as Covid hotspots flared up.

Read full article: Cheltenham and Liverpool's Champions Lea...→
Coronavirus in Scotland: GP leader says Covid crisis should trigger debate about the future for care homes

Coronavirus in Scotland: GP leader says Covid crisis should trigger debate about the future for care homes

A TOP GP says it "will be up to us as a country to reflect" on how we provide social care to the elderly in future, as he said the Covid…

Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: GP leader says ...→
  • #Covid
With my illness it’s been scary but this is lifeline

With my illness it’s been scary but this is lifeline

Former music manager John McIntyre wasn’t sure how he’d cope when lockdown began. “I was very scared,” said the 75-year-old who has a respiratory condition and [...]

Read full article: With my illness it’s been scary but this...→
Chester Zoo bosses warn it faces 'extinction' and £24million debts

Chester Zoo bosses warn it faces 'extinction' and £24million debts

Managers say the Cheshire site is 'Covid secure' and could open with limited numbers - but the Government has ordered the zoo to stay closed 'indefinitely'. Pi [...]

Read full article: Chester Zoo bosses warn it faces 'extinc...→
  • #Covid
Rattled Boris Johnson admits Covid alert level still 4 despite easing lockdown

Rattled Boris Johnson admits Covid alert level still 4 despite easing lockdown

The Prime Minister snapped at PMQs as he admitted the alert level is still as high as it was when lockdown began - yet insisted it's totally fine to ease restr [...]

Read full article: Rattled Boris Johnson admits Covid alert...→
Starmer blasts Johnson for 'winging it' over Covid and demands 'get a grip!'

Starmer blasts Johnson for 'winging it' over Covid and demands 'get a grip!'

The Labour leader hit out ahead of PMQs after a torrid two weeks for the government - saying trust has now 'collapsed' due to the PM's 'mismanagement'

Read full article: Starmer blasts Johnson for 'winging it' ...→
Some BAME patients twice as likely to die with Covid than white British

Some BAME patients twice as likely to die with Covid than white British

Public Health England found Asian, Caribbean and black ethnicity had between 10 per cent and 50 per cent higher risk of death

Read full article: Some BAME patients twice as likely to di...→
  • #Covid
Why turning around Ted Baker is a near-impossible task

Why turning around Ted Baker is a near-impossible task

I don’t know about you, but dress standards have dropped around here somewhat. I’m typing at my dining table in shorts and flipflops. My cufflinks haven’t been [...]

Read full article: Why turning around Ted Baker is a near-i...→
Opinion: Ron McKay: Covid doesn't have to mean austerity – there is another way

Opinion: Ron McKay: Covid doesn't have to mean austerity – there is another way

The economy is too important to be left to economists. Theirs is not a science but a series of experiments, usually at the expense of the poorest…

Read full article: Opinion: Ron McKay: Covid doesn't have t...→
Paschal Donohoe takes aim at UK insurer as he tries to help Covid-hit businesses

Paschal Donohoe takes aim at UK insurer as he tries to help Covid-hit businesses

Paschal Donohoe has taken aim at a Lloyd’s of London insurer for failing to sign up to a government-brokered deal to support businesses hit by the Covid-19 loc [...]

Read full article: Paschal Donohoe takes aim at UK insurer ...→
Belgian prince tests positive for Covid after attending high society party in Spain

Belgian prince tests positive for Covid after attending high society party in Spain

A Belgian man who tested positive after attending a party in Spain is the country’s Prince Joachim, it emerged on Saturday.

Read full article: Belgian prince tests positive for Covid ...→
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Boxer Amir Khan ignores Covid lockdown AGAIN for daughter's birthday

Boxer Amir Khan ignores Covid lockdown AGAIN for daughter's birthday

The boxer and wife Faryal Makhdoom held the surprise bash for Lamaisah at their home in Bolton and he could not resist posting a video of events to his 1.3 mil [...]

Read full article: Boxer Amir Khan ignores Covid lockdown A...→
Wetherspoons gives glimpse at what its pubs will look like post lockdown

Wetherspoons gives glimpse at what its pubs will look like post lockdown

Spoons has revealed more about its reopening plans - including images of a prototype 'Covid-ready' pub

Read full article: Wetherspoons gives glimpse at what its p...→
  • #Covid

Video: Prime Minister Boris Johnson stops advisers commenting on the Dominic Cummings' scandal | Daily Mail Online

During the daily press briefing Boris Johnson rebuffs questions regarding Dominic Cummings' decision to return to Downing Street after his wife thought she mig [...]

Read full article: Video: Prime Minister Boris Johnson stop...→
Wearing face masks at home may stop Covid if you have no symptoms

Wearing face masks at home may stop Covid if you have no symptoms

Daily use of disinfectants, window opening and keeping at least one metre apart were associated with a lower risk of passing on the virus, even in more crowded [...]

Read full article: Wearing face masks at home may stop Covi...→
  • #Covid
PAUL THOMAS on... test and trace in the UK

PAUL THOMAS on... test and trace in the UK

'When 2,456,000 people say they have Covid and were in contact with you, we can't take any chances, Mr Cummings'

Read full article: PAUL THOMAS on... test and trace in the ...→
'Several' Covid vaccines could be ready for mass rollout by autumn

'Several' Covid vaccines could be ready for mass rollout by autumn

AstraZeneca CEO Pascal Soriot said it was on track to produce millions of its COVID-19 jab - developed by Oxford University researchers and called AZD1222 - by [...]

Read full article: 'Several' Covid vaccines could be ready ...→
Boris Johnson set to reduce Covid 'alert' to level three

Boris Johnson set to reduce Covid 'alert' to level three

The draconian restrictions are expected to be eased slightly from next week, after the ferocity of the outbreak subsided.

Read full article: Boris Johnson set to reduce Covid 'alert...→
Covid-hit NI care home failed minimum infection control standards before pandemic

Covid-hit NI care home failed minimum infection control standards before pandemic

A care home at the centre of a deadly Covid-19 outbreak was failing minimum infection control standards just months before the pandemic hit, it can be revealed [...]

Read full article: Covid-hit NI care home failed minimum in...→
  • #Covid
Quiz: how 'new normal' are you?

Quiz: how 'new normal' are you?

It’s week 10 of lockdown and some of us are coping better than others. The “new normal” (ugh) is a frightening place and we’re all still finding our places in [...]

Read full article: Quiz: how 'new normal' are you?...→
Oxford Covid-19 trial of Trump-backed hydroxychloroquine HALTED

Oxford Covid-19 trial of Trump-backed hydroxychloroquine HALTED

The UK's drugs watchdog has asked Oxford University researchers to pull the plug on the antimalarial amid concerns it might raise the risk of heart attacks in [...]

Read full article: Oxford Covid-19 trial of Trump-backed hy...→
  • #Covid
Dortmund vs Bayern Munich FREE: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time and team news for TODAY’S huge Bundesliga clash

Dortmund vs Bayern Munich FREE: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time and team news for TODAY’S huge Bundesliga clash

Ramsdale says he caught Covid at shops and admits 'It's scary and worrying'... Why do you have to go down to the 8th tier of footie to find a gay player?

Read full article: Dortmund vs Bayern Munich FREE: Live str...→
  • #Covid
Questor: we were right to ignore Corbyn and tip Severn Trent in 2017. Should we hold now?

Questor: we were right to ignore Corbyn and tip Severn Trent in 2017. Should we hold now?

Questor share tip: even utilities are not immune from Covid but Severn Trent’s yield is attractive when negative interest rates beckon

Read full article: Questor: we were right to ignore Corbyn ...→
Cummings admits driving 30 miles after suspected Covid - to 'check his eyesight'

Cummings admits driving 30 miles after suspected Covid - to 'check his eyesight'

The unprecedented statement in Downing Street's Rose Garden came as the top aide offered no apology for his 260-mile drive to Durham - and revealed he went bac [...]

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Oxford coronavirus vaccine ‘has only 50-per-cent chance of success’

Oxford coronavirus vaccine ‘has only 50-per-cent chance of success’

‘We’re in the bizarre position of wanting Covid to stay, at least for a little while,’ says researcher

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Charli Cohen: 'Covid has been a leveller for the fashion industry'

Charli Cohen: 'Covid has been a leveller for the fashion industry'

Designer Charli Cohen planned her first fashion collection at the age of 13 when she sailed with her parents to New Zealand. With this early training in confin [...]

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With my illness it’s been scary but this is lifeline

With my illness it’s been scary but this is lifeline

Former music manager John McIntyre wasn’t sure how he’d cope when lockdown began. “I was very scared,” said the 75-year-old who has a respiratory condition and [...]

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Chester Zoo bosses warn it faces 'extinction' and £24million debts

Chester Zoo bosses warn it faces 'extinction' and £24million debts

Managers say the Cheshire site is 'Covid secure' and could open with limited numbers - but the Government has ordered the zoo to stay closed 'indefinitely'. Pi [...]

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Hibs fan grandad returns home to cheering neighbours after 10 week Covid battle

Hibs fan grandad returns home to cheering neighbours after 10 week Covid battle

Ross Fenwick almost died while battling coronavirus in intensive care before being placed in an induced coma.

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Rattled Boris Johnson admits Covid alert level still 4 despite easing lockdown

Rattled Boris Johnson admits Covid alert level still 4 despite easing lockdown

The Prime Minister snapped at PMQs as he admitted the alert level is still as high as it was when lockdown began - yet insisted it's totally fine to ease restr [...]

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Simplify 'confusing' Covid lockdown steps says Tony Blair think tank

Simplify 'confusing' Covid lockdown steps says Tony Blair think tank

In a report released today the Institute for Global Change says they should be rationalised to allay public fears and allow the economy to safely and strongly [...]

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Starmer blasts Johnson for 'winging it' over Covid and demands 'get a grip!'

Starmer blasts Johnson for 'winging it' over Covid and demands 'get a grip!'

The Labour leader hit out ahead of PMQs after a torrid two weeks for the government - saying trust has now 'collapsed' due to the PM's 'mismanagement'

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After Covid, here's how the world should change – UN Under-Secretary-General Grete Faremo

As countries recover from the coronavirus pandemic, we should focus on creating a more sustainable and inclusive way of life, writes United Nations’ Under-Secr [...]

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Some BAME patients twice as likely to die with Covid than white British

Some BAME patients twice as likely to die with Covid than white British

Public Health England found Asian, Caribbean and black ethnicity had between 10 per cent and 50 per cent higher risk of death

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Theatre assistant who died suffering 'shortness of breath' had Covid

Theatre assistant who died suffering 'shortness of breath' had Covid

Allan Macalalad, 44, was employed in the operating department at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff when he became unwell last month.

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If all Brits wear face masks we can slash risk of catching Covid

If all Brits wear face masks we can slash risk of catching Covid

WEARING face masks can slash the risk of catching Covid by more than four-fifths, a major study claims. Experts say the findings suggest universal uptake could [...]

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Why turning around Ted Baker is a near-impossible task

Why turning around Ted Baker is a near-impossible task

I don’t know about you, but dress standards have dropped around here somewhat. I’m typing at my dining table in shorts and flipflops. My cufflinks haven’t been [...]

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Thinktank issues wake-up call for life after Covid

Thinktank issues wake-up call for life after Covid

JIMMY REID ADDRESSES A MASS MEETING AT THE UPPER CLYDE SHIPYARD IN 1971..pic: Newsquest Media Group.... ADVOCATES of progressive politics urgently need to adva [...]

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Opinion: Ron McKay: Covid doesn't have to mean austerity – there is another way

Opinion: Ron McKay: Covid doesn't have to mean austerity – there is another way

The economy is too important to be left to economists. Theirs is not a science but a series of experiments, usually at the expense of the poorest…

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Paschal Donohoe takes aim at UK insurer as he tries to help Covid-hit businesses

Paschal Donohoe takes aim at UK insurer as he tries to help Covid-hit businesses

Paschal Donohoe has taken aim at a Lloyd’s of London insurer for failing to sign up to a government-brokered deal to support businesses hit by the Covid-19 loc [...]

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Stephen Donnelly wants to be health minister, with Simon Harris handling Covid

Stephen Donnelly wants to be health minister, with Simon Harris handling Covid

Stephen Donnelly, the Fianna Fail front-bench TD, has said he wants to be the minister for health in any new coalition government with Fine Gael and the Greens [...]

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Belgian prince tests positive for Covid after attending high society party in Spain

Belgian prince tests positive for Covid after attending high society party in Spain

A Belgian man who tested positive after attending a party in Spain is the country’s Prince Joachim, it emerged on Saturday.

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Coronavirus in Ireland: Public asked to keep own contact records

Coronavirus in Ireland: Public asked to keep own contact records

The public has been asked to keep a record of who they come into contact with over the bank holiday weekend to help track the virus if they subsequently test p [...]

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Boxer Amir Khan ignores Covid lockdown AGAIN for daughter's birthday

Boxer Amir Khan ignores Covid lockdown AGAIN for daughter's birthday

The boxer and wife Faryal Makhdoom held the surprise bash for Lamaisah at their home in Bolton and he could not resist posting a video of events to his 1.3 mil [...]

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Restaurateur serves up training for underprivileged teens

Restaurateur serves up training for underprivileged teens

Otto's restaurant is a chefs’ favourite: an eccentric den of pressed duck and Champagne cocktails and not, perhaps, the obvious first choice as a canteen for t [...]

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Wetherspoons gives glimpse at what its pubs will look like post lockdown

Wetherspoons gives glimpse at what its pubs will look like post lockdown

Spoons has revealed more about its reopening plans - including images of a prototype 'Covid-ready' pub

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'Gross incompentence at highest levels': ex-Obama adviser blasts Trump's Covid response

'Gross incompentence at highest levels': ex-Obama adviser blasts Trump's Covid response

Samantha Power also tells online Hay festival that former US administration underestimated how ‘ripped off’ Americans felt

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Video: Prime Minister Boris Johnson stops advisers commenting on the Dominic Cummings' scandal | Daily Mail Online

During the daily press briefing Boris Johnson rebuffs questions regarding Dominic Cummings' decision to return to Downing Street after his wife thought she mig [...]

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Coronavirus symptoms UK: Is diarrhoea a sign of Covid? The symptoms across the world

Coronavirus symptoms UK: Is diarrhoea a sign of Covid? The symptoms across the world

CORONAVIRUS symptoms take a while to be verified by the health body in the UK. Is diarrhoea a sign of Covid? And where is this officially documented?

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Wearing face masks at home may stop Covid if you have no symptoms

Wearing face masks at home may stop Covid if you have no symptoms

Daily use of disinfectants, window opening and keeping at least one metre apart were associated with a lower risk of passing on the virus, even in more crowded [...]

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5 frentes de disputa entre EE.UU. y China en medio de la pandemia de coronavirus

5 frentes de disputa entre EE.UU. y China en medio de la pandemia de coronavirus

Mientras el mundo entero tiene su atención en la pandemia de covid-19, las dos principales potencias económicas mantienen su pulso político en ese y otros terr [...]

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PAUL THOMAS on... test and trace in the UK

PAUL THOMAS on... test and trace in the UK

'When 2,456,000 people say they have Covid and were in contact with you, we can't take any chances, Mr Cummings'

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Virus victim’s coffin put under shield to prevent corpse spreading Covid

Virus victim’s coffin put under shield to prevent corpse spreading Covid

A COFFIN containing a Covid-19 victim is covered with a plastic shell to protect mourners from the contagious coronavirus. These pictures, taken at a church in [...]

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'Several' Covid vaccines could be ready for mass rollout by autumn

'Several' Covid vaccines could be ready for mass rollout by autumn

AstraZeneca CEO Pascal Soriot said it was on track to produce millions of its COVID-19 jab - developed by Oxford University researchers and called AZD1222 - by [...]

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Working with your business rivals could be the key to recovery

Working with your business rivals could be the key to recovery

The Bank of England reckons the economy will bounce back in the shape of a V — rapidly returning to where it was before Covid struck. Others believe it will be [...]

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Boris Johnson set to reduce Covid 'alert' to level three

Boris Johnson set to reduce Covid 'alert' to level three

The draconian restrictions are expected to be eased slightly from next week, after the ferocity of the outbreak subsided.

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COVID-19 throat swab test robot developed by Danish researchers

COVID-19 throat swab test robot developed by Danish researchers

The University of Southern Denmark says the world's first fully automated throat swab robot will be be able to test the first COVID-19 patients by late June.

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Covid-hit NI care home failed minimum infection control standards before pandemic

Covid-hit NI care home failed minimum infection control standards before pandemic

A care home at the centre of a deadly Covid-19 outbreak was failing minimum infection control standards just months before the pandemic hit, it can be revealed [...]

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Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tribute to lost colleagues

Covid-hit hospital trust pays lasting tribute to lost colleagues

Walsall Manor Hospital opened a permanent memorial to those who died including staff nurse Areema Nasreen.

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Quiz: how 'new normal' are you?

Quiz: how 'new normal' are you?

It’s week 10 of lockdown and some of us are coping better than others. The “new normal” (ugh) is a frightening place and we’re all still finding our places in [...]

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Covid-free Montenegro to reopen to tourists from countries with low infection rates

Covid-free Montenegro to reopen to tourists from countries with low infection rates

Montenegro is stepping up plans to woo back tourists this summer under the banner of Europe’s first coronavirus-free country, after announcing it no longer had [...]

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Prisoner escaped from jail because he was scared of contracting Covid 19

Prisoner escaped from jail because he was scared of contracting Covid 19

Mark Price, who was serving an eight and half year sentence, fled from HMP Kirkham because he was terrified of catching Covid 19

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Oxford Covid-19 trial of Trump-backed hydroxychloroquine HALTED

Oxford Covid-19 trial of Trump-backed hydroxychloroquine HALTED

The UK's drugs watchdog has asked Oxford University researchers to pull the plug on the antimalarial amid concerns it might raise the risk of heart attacks in [...]

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Could drive-in cinemas be the future of film after Covid?

Could drive-in cinemas be the future of film after Covid?

Over the course of one week back in April, the entire US box office takings came from a single drive-in movie theatre in Florida. It wasn’t much – only a coupl [...]

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Dortmund vs Bayern Munich FREE: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time and team news for TODAY’S huge Bundesliga clash

Dortmund vs Bayern Munich FREE: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time and team news for TODAY’S huge Bundesliga clash

Ramsdale says he caught Covid at shops and admits 'It's scary and worrying'... Why do you have to go down to the 8th tier of footie to find a gay player?

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Cheltenham and Liverpool's Champions League match led to MORE deaths

Cheltenham and Liverpool's Champions League match led to MORE deaths

Professor Tim Spector from King's College London says that the events in March have 'caused increase suffering and death' as Covid hotspots flared up.

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Questor: we were right to ignore Corbyn and tip Severn Trent in 2017. Should we hold now?

Questor: we were right to ignore Corbyn and tip Severn Trent in 2017. Should we hold now?

Questor share tip: even utilities are not immune from Covid but Severn Trent’s yield is attractive when negative interest rates beckon

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Cummings admits driving 30 miles after suspected Covid - to 'check his eyesight'

Cummings admits driving 30 miles after suspected Covid - to 'check his eyesight'

The unprecedented statement in Downing Street's Rose Garden came as the top aide offered no apology for his 260-mile drive to Durham - and revealed he went bac [...]

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Coronavirus in Scotland: GP leader says Covid crisis should trigger debate about the future for care homes

Coronavirus in Scotland: GP leader says Covid crisis should trigger debate about the future for care homes

A TOP GP says it "will be up to us as a country to reflect" on how we provide social care to the elderly in future, as he said the Covid…

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Oxford coronavirus vaccine ‘has only 50-per-cent chance of success’

Oxford coronavirus vaccine ‘has only 50-per-cent chance of success’

‘We’re in the bizarre position of wanting Covid to stay, at least for a little while,’ says researcher

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