The British government on Monday lifted pandemic restrictions on daily life in England, scrapping all social distancing in a step slammed by scientists and
UK international trade secretary Liz Truss has hailed the export of apples from England to India, for the first time in 50 years, as
London’s Heathrow airport said Wednesday it plans to offer fast-track lanes for fully-vaccinated arriving passengers, as the UK government winds down its pandemic curbs.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson says people in England will no longer be required by law to wear face masks in indoor public spaces and
While the infections are rising, there has not been a corresponding rise in the number of hospitalisations with Covid-19, indicating that the vaccinations are
A member of the public found the 50-odd pages of documents and contacted the BBC when he realised the sensitive nature of the contents.
British health minister Matt Hancock said on Tuesday the Covid-19 data looks encouraging and currently suggests England’s lockdown can fully end on July 19
The number of Delta variant infections has jumped by 33,630 in a week to hit a total of 75,953 in the UK, with the
UK PM Boris Johnson is expected to stress the importance of a global vaccination drive when he meets with fellow world leaders on Friday
Senior aides to Queen Elizabeth II barred the hiring of “coloured immigrants or foreigners” in office roles at Buckingham Palace until at least the
An eminent Indian-origin scientist advising the British government has warned that there are signs that the UK is in the early stages of a
Regulators on Friday authorised another coronavirus vaccine for use in the UK amid concerns about rising COVID-19 cases as a variant of the virus
An 81-year-old pensioner in the UK who made history when he became the first man in the world to have the Covid-19 vaccination has
UK home secretary Priti Patel is set to unveil a new US-style digital visa regime at the country’s borders in order to measure immigration
Two doses of the Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine are around 85% to 90% effective against symptomatic disease, Public Health England (PHE) said on Thursday, citing
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has already warned that the final stage of lifting restrictions, due on June 21, may be delayed amid rising concerns