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Britain reports 4 virus-related deaths, over 2,963 cases

LONDON, April 19 : Britain has recorded another four coronavirus-related deaths, the lowest daily increase since early September last year, the official data showed Monday. It brings the total number of people who have died within 28 days of a positive COVID-19 test to 127,274. Another 2,963 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of ...

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Boris Johnson’s India visit next week cancelled due to COVID-19

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has cancelled his April 25 visit to India due to current coronavirus situation, his office announced Monday. “In view of the prevailing current coronavirus situation, Prime Minister Boris Johnson will not be able to travel to India next week. Instead, Prime Ministers Modi and Johnson will speak later this month to agree and launch their ...

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UK records another 1,882 coronavirus cases, 10 deaths

LONDON, April 18 : Another 1,882 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 4,387,820, according to official figures released Sunday. The country also reported another 10 coronavirus-related deaths. The total number of coronavirus-related deaths in Britain now stands at 127,270. These figures only include the deaths of people ...

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Prince Philip laid to rest at Windsor Castle funeral

Only 30 people, including his widow Queen Elizabeth, were allowed to attend, due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. The ceremony saluted both his service to the Royal Navy and support for the UK monarch. Mourners gathered to remember Prince Philip at a funeral inside St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle on Saturday. What happened during the ceremony? Prince Philip’s ...

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COVID-19: Pubs, hairdressers and non-essential shops reopen as lockdown eases

Shoppers have queued to get back into stores and drinkers enjoyed early morning pints as lockdown rules were eased in England. Midnight haircuts also took place as some consumers wasted no time in taking advantage of the latest relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions. Wintry weather in some places failed to deter the hardiest as they flocked to high streets, salons, gyms ...

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UK thanks PM for her condolence at death of Prince Philip

The United Kingdom has expressed gratitude to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and people of Bangladesh for their condolence at the death of Prince Philip, Husband of Queen Elizabeth. “I am grateful to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and to the people of Bangladesh for your kind messages of support and condolence at this time,” British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Chatterton ...

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Harry arrives back in UK for Prince Philip funeral

Prince Harry, whose explosive interview alongside his wife Meghan plunged the royal family into its biggest crisis in decades, has arrived back in Britain for Prince Philip’s funeral on Saturday. Philip, the husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth who had been at her side throughout her 69-year reign, died at Windsor Castle on Friday, reports Reuters. Harry, Philip’s grandson, arrived in ...

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UK records another 1,730 coronavirus cases, 7 deaths

LONDON, April 11 :  Another 1,730 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 4,369,775, according to official figures released Sunday. The country also reported another seven coronavirus-related deaths. The total number of coronavirus-related deaths in Britain now stands at 127,087. These figures only include the deaths of people ...

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Prince Philip’s funeral to take place on April 17: palace

The funeral of Queen Elizabeth II’s husband, Prince Philip, will take place at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle, on April 17, Buckingham Palace announced Saturday. The ceremony at Windsor, west of London, which will be televised but have no public element because of coronavirus restrictions, will be preceded by a national minute’s silence. Royal officials said the 99-year-old Duke of ...

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