Day: August 20, 2020

Boris Johnson
Coronavirus outbreak
Gavin Williamson
Infectious diseases
Medical research
Sixth form
UK news

UK coronavirus live: Croatia, Austria and Trinidad and Tobago added to quarantine list | World news

6.04pm BST18:04 Much of the attention in Oldham following the large rise in Covid infections in the Greater Manchester district has focused on the town’s Asian community. But a pub in the wealthy — and largely white – Uppermill area of Saddleworth has just been ordered to close by Oldham council for “continually” breaking lockdown […]

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Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny in hospital after poisoning, spokesperson says

Fierce Kremlin critic and opposition politician Alexei Navalny was poisoned and hospitalized Thursday morning, his spokesperson said. The 44-year-old foe of Russia’s President Vladimir Putin felt unwell on a flight back to Moscow from Tomsk, a city in Siberia, Kira Yarmysh said on Twitter. “The plane made an emergency landing in Omsk. Alexei has a […]

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Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as Joe Biden formally nominated at DNC as Bill Clinton attacks president’s Covid record

Obama in DNC remarks: ‘Donald Trump hasn’t grown into the job because he can’t. And the consequences of that failure are severe’ On the third night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention, former president Barack Obama is expected to deliver remarks ahead of the party’s official nomination of Kamala Harris as Joe Biden’s vice president. […]

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