Thursday, February 25, 2021

UK News

Nigeria news : French President, Macron tests positive for COVID-19

French President, Emmanuel Macron has tested positive for coronavirus ( COVID-19) The presidential Elysee Palace confirmed this on Thursday. The Presidency said Macron took COVID-19 test...

Will Boris Johnson Be Forced To Extend The Current Lockdown Beyond December 2? Lets see

Just two weeks from today, Boris Johnson is likely to come before parliament to set out his plans for ending the current lockdown, detailing...

UK news : Coronavirus: UK’s daily death toll breaks Italy’s record

The United Kingdom (UK) is reportedly set to extend its COVID-19 lockdown period after the country’s daily Coronavirus death toll surpassed that of Italy’s...

Coronavirus: Too early to consider lockdown exit strategy, says Raab

The foreign secretary says measures are "beginning to work", as the number of deaths reaches 5,373.

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care as symptoms worsen

The PM has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise "where necessary", No 10 says.

Harry and Meghan Prince arrives in Canada ahead of new chapter

He lands in Vancouver to be reunited with his wife as they prepare for a life away from royal duties.

Network Rail probe over Northern and TransPennine routes

The rail regulator says Network Rail's performance was not good enough in the north and central England.

NHS faces huge clinical negligence legal fees bill

Doctors' groups say the current system is not fit for purpose and requires "fundamental" reform.

New Year Honours: 1,000 addresses published in error

The government admits accidentally uploading a list of addresses including that of Sir Elton John.

Colin Weir: £161m Euromillions winner dies aged 71

Mr Weir, who won the then-record jackpot along with his wife Chris in 2011, dies after a short illness.

Costa del Sol: Mother says husband and children who drowned could swim

A woman whose husband and two children drowned believes there was "something wrong with the pool".

General Election 2019 Don’t politicize health service – NHS boss

Politicians are urged not to make "empty promises" and tell "outright lies" about health funding.

Mothercare UK administration plan threatens 2,500 jobs

The parent and baby goods retailer says its 79 UK stores are unable to trade profitably.

Essex lorry deaths Vietnamese police arrest eight people

The arrests come as a team of Vietnamese officials arrive in Britain to help formally identify the bodies.

Mohammed Yamin jailed for Al-Qaeda membership in Syria

Detectives used voice recognition to identify Mohammed Yamin as the man who made a speech in a documentary.

Brexit: EU and UK agree to ‘intensify’ talks

Both sides are pushing for a deal ahead of a summit next week, but Boris Johnson says there's "a way to go".

Josh Hanson murder: ‘Most wanted’ man guilty of Hillingdon bar killing

One of Britain's most wanted fugitives has been convicted of murder after a three-and-a-half-year international manhunt. Shane O'Brien slashed 21-year-old Josh Hanson's neck after a...