Boris Johnson warns no lockdown would mean ‘several thousand’ Covid deaths a day

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Invalid EmailThe UK’s daily coronavirus death rate could reach “several thousand…Continue Reading

House Speaker Pelosi And Senate Minority Leader Schumer Hold Media Availability On Capitol Hill

With the coronavirus pandemic continuing to rage, and President Trump refusing to concede the election, the nation’s two Democratic leaders in Congress on Thursday scolded Republicans for their reluctance to pass a new COVID-19 relief bill and accept that Joe Biden is now president-elect. “Stop the circus and get to work on whatContinue Reading

Scientists ‘hopeful’ of news on other vaccines before Christmas

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Invalid EmailResearchers are “really hopeful” of news on other vaccines before…Continue Reading

Primark-owner sees 375 million sterling loss of sales from lockdowns

FILE PHOTO: Signage is displayed outside a Primark store at the Oxford Street, in London, Britain July 2, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKayLONDON (Reuters) – Associated British Foods ABF.L, the owner of clothing retailer Primark, said it estimated it would lose 375 million pounds of sales from temporary closures of its stores in major markets due to…Continue Reading

Demand on information and communication technology sector ramps up due to Covid-19

Navigation for News Categories The Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector faces a period of consolidation as firms look to expand to meet growing demand. File image. Photo: 123RF A new report from the Westpac Bank shows Covid-19 has accelerated the demand for ICT products, as businesses looked to lessen the effects of the pandemic…Continue Reading

Health leaders need to use their newfound popularity to fight for greener healthcare

Health leaders have found themselves projected onto the public stage as never before. Professor Chris Whitty, the UK government’s chief medical adviser, and Sir Patrick Vallance, its chief scientific adviser, have occupied the front pages and dominated the airwaves for months. They have become household names, better known than mostContinue Reading

How COVID 19 is shaping the way Europeans think about politicians

COVID-19 is an unprecedented doom loop between a severe health crisis and grave economic repercussions. Government interventions to handle the outbreak and its aftermath first stopped public life in its tracks and then entirely reshaped it. This has left us in a kind of “new normal”, in which social interactionsContinue Reading

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 12 with more than 1,000 new cases

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Invalid EmailThe UK’s total coronavirus death toll has risen by 12…Continue Reading