Saturday, January 16, 2021
UK begins post-Brexit future
New Year’s Day newspapers reflected the historic but still deeply divisive change, which will have repercussions for generations to come
1 January 2021, 13:25
AstraZeneca/Oxford COVID vaccine approved for use in UK
The AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine intially showed an average 70 per cent effectiveness but that level jumped to 90 per cent depending on the dosage regime
30 December 2020, 14:15
China to leapfrog US as world’s biggest economy by 2028: CEBR
China will overtake the United States to become the world’s biggest economy in 2028, five years earlier than previously estimated due to the contrasting recoveries of the two countries from the ...
26 December 2020, 12:30
No need for major alarm over new coronavirus strain: WHO
WHO officials said they had no evidence that the variant made people sicker or was more deadly than existing strains of COVID-19, although it did seem to spread more easily
22 December 2020, 12:38
EU citizens in the UK face two-tier system after Brexit
Most EU citizens settled in the UK will retain their rights to live and work in the country after Brexit, but on 1 January a two-tiered system comes into force that may exclude thousands
8 December 2020, 09:52
Britain unveils green plan for post-Brexit finance
Britain demanded Monday that companies reveal the impact of climate change as it unveiled its first ever sovereign green bond under measures to help it reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050
10 November 2020, 10:36
Virus-hit Rolls-Royce boosts finances with £5.0b plan
British aerospace giant Rolls-Royce, facing plunging demand as the coronavirus pandemic sparks an air transport crisis, launched plans Thursday to shore up its finances by up to £5.0 billion ($6.4 ...
3 October 2020, 11:24
Harvey Weinstein stripped of his British honour
Britain's Queen Elizabeth has formally stripped Harvey Weinstein of his honorary award following his conviction for sexually assaulting a former production assistant and raping an actress.
19 September 2020, 11:10
'Irreplaceable' stolen books recovered in Romania
Romanian prosecutors said Friday they had recovered around 200 centuries-old stolen books which disappeared from storage in Britain in 2017, including works by Galileo Galilei, Isaac Newton and Dante ...
18 September 2020, 18:24
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16 September 2020, 14:59