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Cuccinelli: Caravan heading to US-Mexico border acting as 'human Petri dish' (source — www.foxnews.com) 19/01/2021 07:13:06

Acting Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Ken Cuccinelli warned Monday of a surge in coronavirus transmissions with thousands of migrants expected to reach the U.S.-Mexico border in the early weeks of...

Emergency: Buildings can be used as temporary depots to curb COVID-19 (source — www.thesundaily.my) 19/01/2021 04:20:43

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 18: Overcrowding in prisons that can cause the spread and rise in COVID-19 cases could be curbed with a special ordinance under the Emergency proclamation.Chief Secretary to the Gove...

Coronavirus live news: China and WHO criticised by independent Covid panel; US nears 400,000 deaths (source — www.theguardian.com) 19/01/2021 02:40:19

California’s state epidemiologist calls to stop 300,000 vaccinations after possible severe allergic reactions; tens of thousands skip vaccination in India Trump lifting Covid travel restrictions on UK...

Half a million police officers and teachers could jump the queue for Covid-19 vaccine (source — ) 19/01/2021 01:34:54

Vaccines minister Nadhim Zahawi said police officers and teachers may be given priority for the next Covid vaccine phase. There are also talks of prioritising thousands of shop workers.

The Guardian view on Boris Johnson's plan: levelling down, not up | Editorial (source — www.theguardian.com) 18/01/2021 22:12:34

The prime minister should be ditching the economic doctrine that is causing so much misery. Instead, he is using Brexit to supercharge itToday’s Conservative party is the opposite of what it pretends ...

These Over-90s Are Still Waiting For The Vaccine. Here's Why (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 18/01/2021 19:59:34

Audrey Tudor is turning 99 on February 5. When news first broke that the Covid-19 vaccine would be rolled out in the UK, she and her daughter Kath were “delighted”. “Mum and I both t...

Poultry farm gives away tens of thousands of eggs to food banks after Covid causes sales to plummet  (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 18/01/2021 19:07:53

St Ewe, an independent egg farm in Cornwall, is donating thousands of its eggs after sales plunged during lockdown. The farm is home to 180,000 hens who 'can't be furloughed', CEO Bex Tonks points out

People Saving For A House Are Being Forced To Spend Their Deposit (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 18/01/2021 18:36:31

Young people who spent years saving for a deposit on a house have been ruled out of financial support during the coronavirus pandemic, forcing them to burn through the cash they spent years setting as...

Exclusive: Acceptance of COVID-19 vaccine is rising, but so is pessimism about getting back to normal (source — rssfeeds.usatoday.com) 18/01/2021 18:07:17

A USA TODAY/Suffolk University Poll finds more Americans believe the COVID-19 vaccine is safe, but doubts about getting back to normal is on the rise.       

Cheap family summer holidays in the UK with play areas, swimming pools and cinema rooms from £9pp a night (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 18/01/2021 17:23:55

THOUSANDS of families are looking to swap their foreign holiday with a staycation this year, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. But there are still a number of deals to be had at kid-friendly places ...

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