August 13, 2020

UK News

Scientists have tested 14 different types of face-covering and found that one of them actually increases the risk of coronavirus infection.

The number of national contact tracers will be cut by 6,000 in the next two weeks with the remaining teams redeployed to local contact tracing groups, the Department of Health has said.

A Japanese oil tanker that ran aground near the coast of Mauritius has stopped leaking oil, the country's prime minister has said.

Teenagers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are getting their A-level and AS-level results today after exams were cancelled due to COVID-19.

Teenagers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are getting their A-level and AS-level results today after exams were cancelled due to COVID-19.

A police officer is being investigated for common assault and gross misconduct after "deeply disturbing" footage emerged of them appearing to kneel on a man's neck during an arrest.

At least one person has died and several others are seriously injured after a major explosion destroyed houses in Baltimore.

A prisoner is among four people to have been seriously injured after a prison van overturned in a crash on the A27.

A prisoner is among four people to have been seriously injured after a prison van overturned in a crash on the A27.

Lebanon's Prime Minister Hassan Diab has announced the resignation of the country's government after saying the explosion last week was the result of endemic corruption.

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