Several countries, including France, have suspended flights to and from Brazil due to fears over the more contagious coronavirus variant spreading there.
UK PM Johnson says he hopes to avoid another lockdown
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday he hoped that England would not need to go into another lockdown if the public obey the rules and coronavirus vaccines continue to be effective.
“I am hopeful, I don’t see anything in the data right now that would cause us to deviate from the roadmap, but we have got to remain humble in the face of nature and we have to be prepared to do whatever it takes to protect the British public,” Johnson told a news conference.
David Brierwood joined David Cameron’s government in 2014 and two months later was recruited to Greensill Capital
A former senior civil servant embroiled in a row over his job at Greensill Capital took another post without reporting it, it has emerged.
Prince William and Prince Harry will not walk shoulder-to-shoulder during the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral on Saturday, it has been revealed.
Delays for routine operations and procedures in England have hit the highest level since records began, with around 4.7 million...
Analysts and developers’ representatives say the current economic situation in Hong Kong is not a good time to revisit the policy.
The governments of Hong Kong and Macau are to stimulate consumer spending by distributing digital payment vouchers that residents...
Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla said people will “likely” need a booster dose of a Covid-19 vaccine within 12 months of getting fully vaccinated.
Denmark has removed the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine from its vaccination program, saying it is not needed because the country...
The prices of daily necessities in supermarkets rose higher than the inflation rate, according to the Consumer Council, which conducted...
The US’s commodities watchdog is on the hunt for a Manchester man it claims is the mastermind behind a Bitcoin scam that swindled...
Corruption in Britain is reaching startling new heights as lobby scandals threaten to engulf the government in a tsunami of sleaze.
A bottlenose dolphin passed away today, Ocean Park said this evening. The dolphin is a 7-year-old female Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin, called Milo.
Fraud squad detectives encountered a sinister blackmail plot when they launched an investigation into a former employee of the...
By regulating for safe, stable market operations, and addressing cross-border capital flow risks, Hong Kong can safeguard China’s economic and financial security.
The Home Office "always accepted" asylum seekers living in barracks were at an increased risk of catching Covid-19, the High Court heard.
Vaccine passports have been touted by some as our ticket to normalcy -- easily accessible proof of immunization and a reward for those who got their shots.
The Indian government has said that foreign-made vaccines approved by the US, UK and Japan, and those listed by the World Health...
More footage from Sacha Baron Cohen’s hit comedy Borat: Subsequent Moviefilm is being released on Amazon Prime.
Covid-19 vaccine certificates may create ‘two-tier society,’ Equality & Human Rights Commission warns UK
The UK’s ongoing back-and-forth over who’ll be legally required (or able) to take a Covid-19 jab has gotten murkier, as the country’s...
UK-based homecare management software CareLineLive digitises workflows and increases efficiency, capacity, compliance and communication between managers and carers.
Seventy-seven cases of B.1.617, which has potentially worrying mutations, reported in England and Scotland
New Open University president Paul Lam also says rebranding of institution to Hong Kong Metropolitan University is aimed at attracting global talent.