Boris Johnson sets out new three-tier system of Covid restrictions for England

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Boris Johnson has set out a three-tier system of Covid restrictions for England to run until spring, saying that rules in many areas will be tougher than before the Läs mer…

UK coronavirus live: Boris Johnson to address MPs about post-lockdown rules for England

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Latest updates: PM to unveil post-lockdown plan; London and South East England still seeing rising cases Oxford/ AstraZeneca vaccine has up to 90% efficacy How a handful of scientists Läs mer…

World’s powerful nations must not force allies into ‘binary choices’, Scott Morrison says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Scott Morrison has used a speech to the British Policy Exchange to call for a more nuanced appreciation of national interest, and more flexibility, when countries pursue relationships with Läs mer…

Mass coronavirus testing to be rolled out in England to head off Tory revolt

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; A programme of mass, instant coronavirus testing is to be rolled out to areas of England with the highest infection rates after lockdown is lifted next month, the prime Läs mer…

Boris Johnson under pressure as scientists back tight rules for Christmas

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Boris Johnson will meet his cabinet remotely on Sunday to decide how people will be able to gather with loved ones at Christmas, before the announcement of a new Läs mer…

Christmas in lockdown preferred by UK public over new restrictions in January

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Most of the public would rather have a locked-down Christmas than have a new lockdown imposed in January, a new poll suggests. With the government considering the extent to Läs mer…

Justin Welby warns against cutting Britain’s overseas aid budget

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has warned the government against slashing billions from Britain’s overseas aid budget as part of this week’s spending review, as he called on Läs mer…

UK and Canada to trade on EU terms after Brexit transition

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The UK and Canada have agreed to continue trading under the same terms as the current EU agreement after the Brexit transition period ends. The Conservative government said the Läs mer…

The cost of Christmas: Boris Johnson faces dilemma on Covid rules

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; When Boris Johnson ordered the phased reopening of England’s shops and schools in July after a gruelling three-month lockdown, he gave the public permission to hope for a “more Läs mer…