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The latest review of the UK’s travel restrictions is the most eagerly anticipated yet, with hopes that additions to the green list could mean a last-minute summer holiday abroad. From August 2, fully vaccinated people travelling from the EU and the US can enter the UK without having to quarantine. The rumoured amber watchlist could put thousands of holidaymakers at risk of having to stay in hotel quarantine.
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Status of some UK citizens vaccinated overseas still not recognised by NHSMinisters pledged people inoculated overseas but registered with GP in UK would be able to get vaccine record updated by end of JulyCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage Vaccines minister Nadhim Zahawi said that by the end of July UK nationals who had been vaccinated overseas would be able to have that inoculation registered with the NHS. Photograph: Tayfun Salcı/Zuma Wire/Rex/Shutterstock
Jared Kushner’s hidden genius? To make terrible decisions – yet keep failing upwardsDonald Trump’s son-in-law has decided to step away from politics and launch an investment firm. No doubt it will be a roaring success, whatever he does Jared Kushner, when he was White House senior adviser, in Morocco. Photograph: Shereen Talaat/Reuters
Missouri congresswoman Cori Bush lived in a Ford Explorer with her two young children after the family was evicted from their rental home
Keely Hodgkinson broke the British record to win Team GB’s first athletics medal of the Tokyo Olympics with silver behind America’s Athing Mu in the 800metres final. This was the first time that three British women had ever qualified for an Olympic final but it was Mu, the youngest runner in the race at 19 who dominated the race from start to finish, leading the field throughout to take a deserved and expected gold. Both Hodgkinson and Reekie found themselves in the perfect position entering the home straight.
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Vaccinologist Barbie: Prof Sarah Gilbert honoured with a dollCo-creator of the Oxford/AstraZeneca jab hopes it will inspire young girls to enter Stem careersCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage Prof Sarah Gilbert receives her Barbie doll in Oxford. Photograph: Andy Paradise/Rex/Shutterstock
Press conference with thirteen-year-old Sky Brown after she became Team GB's youngest Olympic medallist after taking the bronze medal in the women’s skateboard park event at the Ariake Urban Arena in Tokyo.
Shattered and scarred: Beirut’s devastation then and now – in pictures. One year on from the huge explosion in the port of Beirut in Lebanon the devastation from the blast is still visible
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Sky Brown has been awake since five o’clock and is bubbling with energy. Dispelling any suggestion of pushy parents, mum and dad Mieko and Stu, both tried to talk her out of the Olympics a year out from the competition, and understandably so.
Barnado’s blogpost on white privilege did not breach charity laws. Charities regulator says post deemed ‘ideological dogma’ by Tory MPs was in line with the Barnado’s mission
Taika Waititi is the latest beau to escort singer Rita Ora down the red carpet as they stepped out at the premiere of The Suicide Squad. The Oscar-winning New Zealander has won acclaim for his meta style of acting and directing playing a vampire and even Adolf Hitler in his distinguished career. Ora, 30 and Jojo Rabbit director and actor Waititi, 45, held hands as they posed for pictures in Los Angeles on Monday night.
A controversial prosecutor in Guatemala has been tapped to replace an internationally renowned graft-fighter who until recently led the country's anti-corruption unit, Guatemalan authorities said on Tuesday. Rafael Curruchiche will take over as head of the Special Prosecutor's Office Against Impunity (FECI) after Juan Francisco Sandoval was removed from the unit last month by the attorney general, who accused him of undermining her work. The firing drew condemnation from Washington and sparked protests calling for President Alejandro Giammattei and the attorney general to step down.
Liverpool divorce coach Sue Palmer-Conn, 69, says her hormonal changes made her a different person and kickstarted a whole new life
Sprinter has now received humanitarian visa from Poland and plans to fly there in next few days
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