Day: May 11, 2020

storytype:standard
structure:global-health-security
structure:news
structure:news/uk-news
structure:science-and-disease
topics:in-the-news/coronavirus
topics:in-the-news/uk-coronavirus-lockdown
topics:organisations/nhs
topics:people/boris-johnson

Public should wear face masks, government says

This is where we see much more detail about  the timetable for the measures already outlined – though  this is caveated.  “We cannot predict with absolute certainty what the impact of lifting restrictions will be,” the document says, as it depends on the infection rate.  Step One: Apply from Wednesday 13 May in England Encouraged […]

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domesticNews

Explainer: What’s at stake in Supreme Court fight over Trump financial records

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday considers three blockbuster cases concerning efforts by the Democratic-led House of Representatives and a grand jury working with a prosecutor in New York City to obtain copies of President Donald Trump’s financial records. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump reacts during a campaign rally in Charlotte, […]

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Rugby

Coronavirus lockdown: Irish Rugby in wait-and-see mode as officials weigh up options for resuming play

Players in Ireland remain in the dark about when rugby will resume as the sport continues to grapple with the logistical challenge of returning to play. The plan to return to squad training next Monday looks unlikely and the IRFU are to update the professional squads this week as to their next steps as they […]

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