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Coronavirus: Unemployment benefit claims spike and UK testing regime criticised

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Here are five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this Tuesday morning. We’ll have another update for you at 18:00 BST. 1. Huge rise in ...
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UK unemployment increases by 50,000

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UK unemployment rose by 50,000 to 1.35 million in the three months to March, as the effects of the coronavirus lockdown started to hit the economy. The unemployment ...
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5G Controversy: Pastor Chris Oyakhilome sanctioned in the UK

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A TV channel in the UK owned by one of Nigeria’s most flamboyant evangelical pastors, Chris Oyakhilome, has been sanctioned by Ofcom, the broadcasting authority in London. The ...
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Coronavirus: UK too slow to increase testing capacity, say MPs

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Image copyright PA Media The government’s ability to test people for coronavirus has been “inadequate” throughout the pandemic, a committee of MPs has said. The Science and Technology ...
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Chris Oyakhilome’s channel, Loveworld News sanctioned by UK agency over Coronavirus and 5G conspiracy claims

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Chris Oyakhilome’s channel, Loveworld News sanctioned by UK agency over Coronavirus and 5G conspiracy claims Home NEWS National Chris Oyakhilome’s channel, Loveworld News sanctioned by UK ...
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Coronavirus: Evening update as tests made available to five and overs in UK

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Here are five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this Monday evening. We’ll have another update on Tuesday morning. 1. Five and overs in UK ...
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All over-fives in UK now eligible for virus test

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Everyone over age of five in the UK with symptoms can now be tested for coronavirus, Health Secretary Matt Hancock announces. ...
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Coronavirus symptoms: UK adds loss of smell and taste to list

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Image copyright Getty Images Loss of smell or taste have been added to the UK’s list of coronavirus symptoms that people should look out for and act upon. ...
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Coronavirus: UK daily death figure dips to lowest since day after lockdown

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Image copyright HANNAH MCKAY/Getty Images Image caption The UK’s daily coronavirus death figure has dropped to the lowest number since the day after lockdown began The UK’s daily ...
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Brexit trade deal: Who really owns UK fishing quotas?

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Image copyright Getty Images Foreign companies own the rights to catch more than 130,000 tonnes of fish every year that are part of England’s fishing quota, BBC research ...
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Coronavirus infection rate in UK creeps up

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Image copyright Getty Images The infection rate in the UK has increased and is close to the point where coronavirus cases could increase, government scientific advice says. The ...
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Brexit: UK warns ‘very little progress’ made in EU trade talks

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Image copyright AFP “Very little progress” has been made in the latest round of UK-EU trade talks, the UK government has said. The UK’s negotiator David Frost said ...
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Coronavirus: How much will it cost the UK?

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Image copyright Matthew Horwood Coronavirus has brought large parts of the economy to a standstill, and the government has had to spend billions to support workers, businesses and ...
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Coronavirus: Why hasn’t the UK listed loss of smell as a symptom of Covid-19?

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Image copyright Getty Images Government advisers have been considering since March whether to include loss of smell among the criteria for deciding whether someone has Covid-19. Evidence that ...
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Buzzfeed to close UK news operation

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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Buzzfeed News staff in New York: The company says it is to focus on US stories Online media firm Buzzfeed is to ...
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Coronavirus: Evening update as UK faces ‘significant recession’

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Here are five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this Wednesday evening. We’ll have another update for you on Thursday morning. 1. Housing market reopens ...
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Family demands justice for UK rail worker who died after contracting coronavirus on duty

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Family demands justice for UK rail worker who died after contracting coronavirus on duty Home NEWS World News Family demands justice for UK rail worker who ...
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Rihanna Now 3rd Richest Musician In UK After Moving To London Last Year

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Rihanna ranks high on the UK’s annual list of its wealthiest music stars after purchasing a home in London, England, last year. Rihanna hauled her wealthy self across ...
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Thuso Mbedu made it to Vogue UK sensational rising star’s list

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South African actress, Thuso Mbedu is excited to have made it to Vogue UK 8 sensational rising star’s list. Taking to Instagram, the star shared the news and ...
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UK economy shrinks at fastest pace since financial crisis

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Image copyright Getty Images The UK economy shrank at the fastest pace since the financial crisis in the first quarter of 2020 as coronavirus forced the country into ...
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MPs urge UK ban on chlorinated chicken and hormone-fed beef

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Image copyright Getty Images Hormone-fed beef and chlorine-washed chicken should remain banned in England after Brexit, the government has been warned. Ministers say the issue will be dealt ...
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UK Coronavirus death toll ‘passes 40,000’; by far the worst in Europe

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UK Coronavirus death toll ‘passes 40,000’; by far the worst in Europe Home NEWS World News UK Coronavirus death toll ‘passes 40,000’; by far the worst ...
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The UK govt gives green light for EPL games to continue

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British govt gives green light for EPL games to continue. The ‘cautious’ Boris Johnson-led administration gave the EPL the go-ahead to resume behind closed doors as early as ...
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Coronavirus: How many people have died in the UK?

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Image copyright Getty Images The number of people who have died because of Covid-19 is nearly twice as high as the figure we hear announced every day. By ...
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UK furlough scheme extended by four months

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The UK scheme to pay wages of workers on leave because of coronavirus will be extended to October, Chancellor Rishi Sunak said. He said the government backed workers ...
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Coronavirus: UK drug trial for over-50s recruiting

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Image copyright Getty Images A trial of potential coronavirus drugs aimed at over-50s, who are vulnerable to developing serious symptoms, is looking to recruit more UK volunteers. Over ...
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UK Government extends lockdown by three more weeks

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The Prime Minister of United Kingdom, Boris Johnson has announced that the country will be extending the Coronavirus lockdown by three more weeks. According to reliable statistical figures, ...
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Following UK entrant James Newman as he deals with Eurovision’s cancellation

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Filming for this exclusive behind the scenes documentary began back in February – before it was revealed that the 2020 Eurovision song contest in Rotterdam was cancelled due ...
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Coronavirus: French passengers exempt from UK quarantine plans

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Image copyright Getty Images French passengers will be exempt from quarantine measures that will come into force in the UK amid the pandemic. Boris Johnson said on Sunday ...
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Formula 1 bosses in talks with UK government over quarantine measures

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More than 140,000 fans were at Silverstone to watch the British Grand Prix last year Formula 1 bosses are in talks with the UK government as to whether ...
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