British and Irish Lions in numbers
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British and Irish Lions in numbers
The Dunn family brought a civil claim for damages against Anne Sacoolas following a fatal road crash in 2019.
Mannat Mann has been missing since Thursday and was last seen in east London.
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Authorities say a Louisiana auxiliary sheriff's deputy has died after his patrol vehicle was hit from behind while working near the scene of an earlier crash
Four Russian oligarchs including Roman Abramovich will make an application to court this week in what will undoubtedly become the defamation case to watch when it comes to trial. They are bringing a case against Catherine Belton and the published of her best-selling investigative book, “Putin’s People: How the KGB Took Back Russia and Then Took on the West”. Teams of solicitors, QCs and junior barristers will collectively earn millions of pounds in fees in what may prove to be the most lucrative
Thousands of protesters have marched on the streets of Sydney, and other Australian cities, against the latest round of COVID-19 lockdown restrictions - despite a surge in cases. Mounted officers and riot police oversaw the COVID-19 protests, which has earlier been designated as an unauthorised protest. New South Wales (NSW) police said while it recognised and supported the right to free speech and peaceful protest, the march was a breach of public health rules, with the force saying: "The priority... is always the safety of the wider community."
Piers Morgan believes he caught Covid-19 during the chaos at the Euro 2020 final despite being fully vaccinated. An avid critic of the government’s pandemic policies, he said his ordeal has given him a new perspective on Covid and vaccines. “So it’s been a long ten days,” Piers said in a tweet on Saturday.
Boris Johnson was ready to overhaul the Northern Ireland Protocol this week but was talked down by his Brexit minister Lord Frost, The Telegraph has learnt. With the UK now demanding a renegotiation of the post-Brexit arrangements for Northern Ireland, The Telegraph has been told Mr Johnson is now convinced of the need to use the so-called “nuclear option” if Brussels refuses. It is understood that the warning was issued to Dublin this week, with UK officials making clear that it is Mr Johnson,
"There’s definitely an element of obsession to come – but with who or what, I’m not allowed to say."
The Health Secretary has said he has made a full recovery.
Labour criticised the ‘amber plus’ list requiring isolation on return from destinations.
Government accused of ‘absurd hypocrisy’ for taking Brussels cash with strings
Thousands have gathered today Saturday, July 24, in London's Trafalgar Square to protest against the lockdown rules and COVID-19 vaccinations. A wide range of speakers is attending the event, including well-known British conspiracy theorist, Kate Shemirani, who spoke to the crowd. Demonstrators are angry about the recent move which will see vaccine passports becoming compulsory in England to access nightclubs and other packed venues. Boris Johnson has said that the new measure will take effect by the end of September.
A man who joked about not having the Covid vaccine has died after a month-long battle with the virus. Stephen Harmon, a member of the Hillsong megachurch, passed away on Wednesday at the Corona Regional Medical Center outside Los Angeles. The 34-year-old was being treated for Covid and pneumonia and had been a vocal opponent of coronavirus vaccines.
An 11-year-old girl who went missing from her home in Bolton with a "substantial amount of money" has been found "safe and well" in London, police have said. Fatuma Kadir's parents are said to be "incredibly relieved" after they had appealed for her to return home quickly. The girl left without her parents' knowledge on Thursday evening before travelling on several trains to get to London Euston in the early hours of Friday morning.
As Dwayne Johnson bids farewell to the full-throttle franchise, Kevin E G Perry asks: When did the muscle-bound one run out of road?
Applying same rules as France would have significant impact, Labour says
The French National Assembly on approved the controversial “anti-separatism” bill despite strong criticisms from parliamentarians from the Left and the Right. The government argued the legislation was needed to bolster France’s secular system, but critics say it breaches religious freedom. After a seven-month debate – and the text going back and forth between France’s lower house, the National Assembly, and the Senate – the anti-separatist bill was approved by 49 votes to 19 with five abstention
The people administering Covid-19 vaccines are being told to throw away doses as not enough people are coming forward for their first jab. Attempts to use leftover doses on people awaiting second jabs are being frustrated because of the strict adherence to guidance saying they must be administered eight weeks apart, sources said. The Joint Committee for Vaccination and Immunisation recommends an interval of eight to 12 weeks between doses for all the available Covid-19 vaccines as studies sugges
As the climate crisis deepens the UK’s attitude to summer starts to shiftSeason now has a health warning and people may lose associations of joy, relaxation and celebration An evening sunset over St Paul’s during the UK’s July 2021 heatwave which saw the first ever amber extreme heat warning to be put in place this week. Photograph: Guy Corbishley/Alamy