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UK Health Secretary back at work after Covid-19 recovery

The UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock, who had been self-isolating after his Covid-19 diagnosis last week, on Thursday he returned to the frontline to address the daily During a Downing Street briefing where he set out the government’s strategy to boost testing for the deadly virus. Under a new step-by-step plan, the minister said the government’s new goal is to ...

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Man killed wife, kids, dog and himself on coronavirus lockdown in UK

A man who allegedly shot dead his partner, two daughters, pet dog and then himself has been described as a ‘bully’ and ‘nasty piece of work’ by neighbours. The bodies of Robert Needham and Kelly Fitzgibbons and their two daughters Ava, 4, and Lexi, 2, were found at their family home in Woodmancote in West Sussex. Robert, 40, is believed ...

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Prince Charles breaks silence on his battle with coronavirus

Prince Charles has spoken about his battle with coronavirus Covid-19 while praising volunteers, NHS staff and key workers in a powerful new video message. The heir to the throne was the first member of the British Family to test positive for the deadly disease, but has now had the all clear from doctors. In his role as patron of Age ...

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UK’s true death toll still unclear

The UK’s Office for National Statistics (ONS) has released new figures on coronavirus deaths in England and Wales, which include how many were registered up to 20 March – the day that pubs and clubs were ordered to shut down to help tackle the outbreak. What’s different about the data is it looks at community deaths – people who died ...

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Jobless UK flight attendants asked to work as medical staff

Photo : A line of London ambulances outside the ExCel center, which is being turned into a 4000 bed temporary hospital called NHS Nightingale to deal with coronavirus patients, as a train passes by in London. The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments on Monday related to the ...

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Prince Charles out of coronavirus self-isolation

The Prince of Wales is now out of self-isolation, following his diagnosis of coronavirus. Prince Charles, 71, spent seven days self-isolating in Scotland after testing positive and displaying mild symptoms. The Duchess of Cornwall, 72, was tested and did not have the virus, but will self-isolate until the end of the week. A Palace official said the prince was in ...

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Coronavirus: Things will get worse before getting better, UK PM warns

The UK Prime Minister has warned that the coronavirus crisis will get worse before it gets better, in a letter being sent to every UK household. Boris Johnson, who is self-isolating after testing positive for Covid-19, says stricter restrictions could be put in place if necessary.Britons will also get a leaflet detailing government rules on leaving the house and health ...

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Consider available options: British HC to UK nationals

British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Chatterton Dickson. File Photo British High Commissioner to Bangladesh Robert Chatterton Dickson has urged the British nationals to consider available options as they are encouraged to return to the UK. In a video message, he said the Government of Bangladesh and Biman Bangladesh Airlines announced the suspension of flights between the UK and Bangladesh. ...

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