Coronavirus: Face covering use expanded in England and Scotland

Where do I have to wear a face covering in England? public transport transport hubs, like airports shops and supermarkets shopping centres auction houses premises providing legal or financial services, like banks or post offices personal care and beauty premises, like hair salons and tattoo parlours attractions, like museums and theatres libraries and public reading […]

Coronavirus: A&E visits fall to record low as people stay away during outbreak

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Coronavirus: For every three COVID-19 deaths, lockdown may have caused another two

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Almost as many Brits have been killed by lockdown as by coronavirus itself, report finds

COVER UPFull list of new places you must wear a face mask from today – including salons

City in China’s Inner Mongolia issues warning after bubonic plague patient dies

The patient was confirmed to have bubonic plague, the People’s Daily reported, citing an announcement from the health committee of the Bayan Nur city. The bubonic plague, known as the “Black Death” in the Middle Ages, is a highly infectious and often fatal disease that is spread mostly by rodents.


In a recent e-mail interview with VIR, Sabeco said, “While it is difficult to provide forecasts due to uncertainty, particularly with regards to COVID-19, we have been seeing some positive signs of recovery as of late. This is in large part attributable to the Vietnamese government’s swift and effective actions to prevent and contain the spread […]

Lockdown study reports surge in health anxieties

Somerset [UK], August 4 (ANI): New research into people’s coping strategies faced with COVID-19 highlights the mental health toll for those shielding. Coronavirus and the imposition of lockdown this year ‘significantly raised’ mental health challenges, particularly so for the most vulnerable groups, including those shielding, according to the first study to look at people’s coping […]

ArcelorMittal aims to complete negotiations swiftly with Essar CoC

Essar Steel, global giant ArcelorMittal aims to complete the “negotiations as swiftly as possible” with the debt-laden firm’s creditors committee.The Lakshmi N Mittal-owned company, which is the world’s largest steel maker, has been locked in a murky legal battle with other bidders, especially Russian VTB Bank-promoted NuMetal to take over Essar Steel, under the insolvency […]

Edo 2020: Buhari urges APC to avoid Rivers, Zamfara experiences

READ ALSO: Ize-Iyamu’s endorsement: Your action encourages corruption, PDP tells Buhari The president congratulated Ize-Iyamu on his emergence as the party’s candidate in Edo after a “turbulent process’’, assuring him of full support.

Liquor shops in Delhi to remain open for one more hour

“In pursuance to guidelines issued by chairperson, state executive committee, Delhi Disaster Management Authority, Government of NCT of Delhi vide order no..dated 31.07.2020, all L-6, L-7, L-8, L-9 and L-10 liquor vends are allowed to open from 10 am to 10 pm instead of 10 am to 9 pm with immediate effect till further orders,” […]