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Europe dares to consider easing lockdowns as U.S. enters 'peak death week'

Monday  21:55,   06 april 2020

Europe dares to consider easing lockdowns as U.S. enters 'peak death week'MADRID/BERLIN (Reuters) - European nations including hard-hit Italy and Spain have started looking ahead to easing coronavirus lockdowns after steady falls in fatality >>>

The locations of all the confirmed coronavirus cases in Wales as one area has most in UK

Monday  21:55,   06 april 2020

The figures break down the picture according to local authorities, confirming that Newport has the most cases in Wales and the UKThe latest figures show that Newport has the highest number of incidents per 100,000 people anywhere in the United... >>>

Elton, McCartney and Stevie Wonder set for virus TV special

Monday  21:25,   06 april 2020

Sir Elton John, Sir Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder will perform in a live TV special, under the direction of Lady Gaga, to support healthcare workers in the fight against coronavirus. © Getty Sir Elton John is among the stars who will perform Gaga >>>

Carer risking her life to help others has car stolen while working

Monday  19:25,   06 april 2020

Carrie-Ann Stead left her car outside while caring she visited a patient but when she returned it was goneCarrie-Ann Stead left her car parked in the street while she assisted a colleague during a visit to an elderly woman in Elm Street, Cardiff, on >>>

Are face masks a barrier to the coronavirus?

Monday  19:00,   06 april 2020

Scientists have investigated whether face masks may be an effective barrier against the coronavirus outbreak. The pros and cons of the personal protective equipment have been hotly debated. While they may seem harmless, research suggests masks are... >>>

MPs call for social media to be held accountable over 5G conspiracy theories

Monday  17:55,   06 april 2020

The DCMS Committee said the Government must take stronger action to stop the spread of disinformation linking 5G to Covid-19.Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden is to discuss the issue with tech giants this... >>>

Easter weekend weather 2020: weather forecast in Scotland from Good Friday to Easter Sunday

Monday  17:20,   06 april 2020

Easter weekend is just around the corner, but will the weather be sunny and warm or bleak and grey? © Provided by The Scotsman Here’s the Easter weekend weather forecast for Scotland according to the Met Office. Good Friday (10 April) Scotland will... >>>

Heathrow runway closure leads to ‘peace and quiet’ for communities

Monday  17:20,   06 april 2020

Airlines have grounded the majority of their fleets as demand for travel has plummeted because of the Covid-19 pandemic.The west London airport usually uses one runway for take-offs and the other for landings, but from Monday it is using one strip... >>>

Will China be sued over coronavirus?

Monday  16:55,   06 april 2020

Think-tank report suggests UK could claim £351bn in damages from BeijingIf found to be in breach of any of a series of international treaties, China could be liable for compensation running to trillions of dollars, according a report by the Henry... >>>

EuroMillions: The winner of the 17 million jackpot will have to wait for the end of confinement to receive his win

Monday  16:26,   06 april 2020

© M.LIBERT / 20 MINUTES Illustration of a EuroMillions grid A LITTLE PATIENCE - The Côtes-d'Armor player is coming to declare to the French Games In full containment , he had won the jackpot by winning the jackpot of 17 million euros put into play... >>>

Architects lead backlash over park closures and "heavy-handed" policing in London's open spaces

Monday  16:21,   06 april 2020

Architects and critics have hit out at threats to close London's parks amid the coronavirus pandemic, with one describing it as "collective punishment". Brockwell Park in south London was sealed off on Saturday while authorities threatened to... >>>

Easter UK weather forecast 2020: latest Met Office predictions for the bank holidays amid coronavirus lockdown

Monday  16:21,   06 april 2020

Latest Met Office Easter weather predictions for the bank holidays amid coronavirus lockdownThe current Met Office forecast for the run-up to the weekend forecasts cloud, rain and coastal gales easing across the far northwest on... >>>

British Prime Minister Johnson in hospital for Corona

Monday  16:11,   06 april 2020

© Reuters Johnson remains in government responsibility. Just about an hour before the news of the hospitalization, Queen Elizabeth II called on the British to persevere in the pandemic in an extraordinary television speech. The prime minister... >>>

Boris Johnson hospitalized: his pregnant wife Carrie Symonds talks about his state of health

Monday  16:11,   06 april 2020

Positive at Covid-19, Boris Johnson was hospitalized on Sunday April 5 for health tests. His wife, Carrie Symonds, also affected, is pregnant. No Stop People tells you more. © maxppp Boris Johnson hospitalized: his pregnant wife Carrie Symonds... >>>

A mum is campaigning for tighter car seat regulations by sharing the last picture of her children before two were tragically killed in a collision

Monday  16:00,   06 april 2020

A mum has shared the last photo of her children taken just 20 minutes before they were tragically killed in a crash in the hope it might encourage parents to campaign for tighter car seat laws. Eran Jones, now 32, miraculously survived a car crash... >>>