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Boris Johnson lifted the vast majority of the remaining Covid-19 restrictions in England on July 19, as the country moved to step four of its coronavirus lockdown roadmap. Every adult in the UK should have had the chance to have both doses of a coronavirus vaccine by mid-September, the Government said. The government has said it was not expecting work in offices to be completely back on July 19.
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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The weightlifter, 43, will become the first ever transgender athlete to compete at the Olympics
Ismail Haniyeh has been re-elected as leader of the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas, officials said on Sunday, cementing his control of the organization which rules the Gaza Strip and has fought multiple violent conflicts with Israel. Haniyeh, Hamas chief since 2017, has controlled the group's political activities in Gaza, the Israeli-occupied West Bank and the diaspora largely from outside Gaza, splitting his time between Turkey and Qatar for the past two years.He directed Hamas in an 11-day c
Ben Roberts-Smith defamation trial postponed until November due to Sydney Covid crisis. Former SAS soldier’s trial likely to run for several months once hearings resume on 1 November
New Zealand commission launches inquiry into ‘massive human rights failure’ on housingCrisis has been marked by escalating rents, high rates of homelessness and substandard conditions Workers on a public housing development in Auckland, New Zealand. The country’s human rights commission has launched an inquiry into its housing crisis. Photograph: Hannah Peters/Getty Images
The whale was stranded for nearly 6 hours before swimming back to sea once the tide rose.
At least eight people have been killed and many more injured after dozens of forest fires broke out in the southern Turkish province of Antalya, local media reported on August 1.According to authorities, the fires broke out on Wednesday July 28 at several locations in Manavgat, a coastal district in Antalya. Turkey’s Minister of Agriculture and Forestry said on Sunday that 107 of the 112 fires burning in the region were under control.Drone footage captured in the Manavgat area on Thursday shows burned out buildings, singed trees and thick clouds of smoke. Credit: n__a__z__i__m via Storyful
After a difficult opening two days on the track, British Athletics was in need of a bit of a boost and while Laura Muir’s smooth and expected qualification on Monday morning was hardly reason to get the bunting back out, given what had come before and the drama that would follow, it was at least reassuring to see her looking fit and fast. With Dina Asher-Smith’s withdrawal, Zharnel Hughes’ false start and Elliot Giles and Daniel Rowden’s failures to make the men’s 800m final, Team GB have been burning through podium chances at an alarming rate inside the Tokyo Olympic Stadium, but Muir kept her hopes of an elusive first global outdoor medal safely on track by finishing second in the morning’s opening 1500m heat. “It didn’t feel that fast so that’s good,” Muir said of her rapid final 400m.
More Olympic gold for Team GB features among the stories on the nation’s front pages as the working week begins.
Victoria Covid restrictions: latest update to Melbourne and regional Vic coronavirus rules explained. As Covid cases decrease in Melbourne, Victoria’s restrictions have been eased. Is there a travel radius limit? Is mask-wearing compulsory? Are home visits limited again? Here are the new rules
Troops hit Sydney's streets on Monday to help enforce its prolonged lockdown, as stay-at-home orders in Australia's third-largest city Brisbane were extended to curb a worsening outbreak.
The 20-year-old injured two people before being shot dead by police in the street in February 2021.
The first hints that this was Italy’s year came when Italian band Maneskin won the popular Eurovision Song Contest in May
Victoria Covid-19 exposure sites: full list of Melbourne and regional Vic coronavirus hotspots and case location alerts. Here are the current coronavirus hotspots and Tier 1, 2 and 3 Covid-19 public exposure site locations in Victoria and Melbourne, and what to do if you’ve visited them
Covid Australia vaccine rollout tracker: total number of people and per cent vaccinated, daily vaccine doses and rate of progressHow does Australia’s coronavirus vaccine rollout and schedule compare with other countries, when will Australia be fully vaccinated and when will you be eligible to get your dose? We bring together the latest numbers on daily new Covid-19 cases, as well as stats and live data on total vaccination figures in Victoria, NSW, Queensland and other statesFollow our Covid liv
Detectives are appealing for witnesses to the incident in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire.
Campaigners pitched up outside the gates of the Mossmorran site in Fife.
Fiji’s emergency Covid-19 hotline fell silent during the rugby sevens final: we really needed this winThe men’s gold and women’s bronze medals meant everything to Fiji, which has the highest per-capita Covid infection rate in the world The Fiji men’s Rugby Sevens team beat New Zealand 27-12 last week to win gold at Tokyo, the country’s second-ever medal. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters