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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.
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Spain could be added to the amber-plus list. The country currently remains on the UK’s amber list meaning double-jabbed Brits can travel without having to self isolate for 10 days. Ministers are to discuss downgrading the whole of the mainland and the Balearic Islands, putting holiday plans at risk once more, the Guardian reported.
A British crew member has been killed in a suspected pirate attack on an oil tanker off the coast of Oman, the ship's Israeli operator confirmed on Friday. The Mercer Street vessel was passing through the Arabian Sea on Thursday night when it was struck by unknown assailants, killing one British and one Romanian crew member. "We are not aware of harm to any other personnel," said the London office of Israeli ship operator Zodiac Maritime in a statement on Friday afternoon, adding that it had lau
American Ryan Murphy accused Evgeny Rylov of doping after he was beaten by the Russian in the Olympic 200m backstroke on Friday, sparking an angry denial from Moscow.
While a majority of Indians have antibodies against the novel coronavirus, vaccinations and Covid-19 precautions are the only ways out of the pandemic, experts say. Two-thirds of Indians above the age of 6 have had Covid-19 antibodies, according to findings of the fourth nationwide serological survey conducted by country’s top medical body, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).The survey was conducted across the country in June and July. Its findings are significant because this is for
Michael Seed was jailed for 10 years in March 2019 for his role in the £13.6m heist and ordered to pay back £5,997,684.93 or face another seven years.
Thomas & Friends announced Oxford is to be ‘twinned’ with the Island of Sodor, the home of Thomas the Tank Engine, after it topped its newly created ‘Thomas & Friends Friendship Index’ as the UK’s friendliest city.
Gwendalyn Kellan sniffs four essential oils each day in an attempt to retrain her nose but reports that they smell like burnt rubber. The high school student says that all food tastes like vomit and she fears she will never again enjoy a steak, her favorite meal. Gwendalyn, from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, suffers from parosmia, a distortion of smell, a post-COVID side effect and a symptom of Long COVID. Her father David Kellan, 51, fears that his daughter will have to adapt to life without
Hermès has joined the list of luxury goods firms cheering a rebound from Covid-19 disruption, with the Birkin bag maker recording a surge in sales. At constant exchange rates that was 77% higher than a year earlier, and also above the same period in 2019. The industry was hurt at the start of the pandemic as stores had to close for lockdowns and travel restrictions hit footfall.
The Northern Irishman is four shots off the lead.
A Scottish woman forced to stay in hotel quarantine while her dying father is in hospital has condemned the rules as "cruel" and "indefensible". Claire Herriot flew to Scotland from Turkey on Tuesday after doctors said her father, Gordon, 75, had major organ failure and was approaching the end of his life. Ms Herriot, who works in Istanbul as a producer for a Turkish news channel, was eventually let out for a four-hour "compassionate visit" on Wednesday that she said left her and her father devastated when she had to leave.
Lib Dems demand recall of parliament so MPs can debate ‘new ID card snuck onto our phones’
Madonna has penned a searing open letter to DaBaby, condemning the rapper’s “hateful” comments and “ignorance” on HIV.
The Transport Secretary said some companies will require staff to be double-jabbed, but it will not be made law by the Government.
Michael Andrew didn't wear a mask behind the scenes at the Tokyo Olympics
Lebanon's President Michel Aoun told the country's public prosecutor on Friday he was ready to give a statement about last year's port blast in the capital Beirut if needed. "No one is above the law no matter how high up, and justice can only be achieved through the specialised judicial branches that provide guarantees," Aoun told prosecutor Ghassan Ouidat during a meeting, according to a statement released by the president's office. A probe into the blast led by judge Tarek Bitar has been hindered over the past month as requests sent to parliament and the government to lift immunity and enable questioning of several top officials were either declined or stalled.
UK minister seeks to calm row over France Covid travel curbs. Grant Shapps defends decision to put France on UK’s amber-plus list over Beta variant threat
Mary Stokes had no license or insurance when she crashed her Peugeot 206, which had failed an MOT.