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Lebanon to investigate Ghanaian domestic worker’s death | News

Beirut, Lebanon – Lebanon’s labour ministry is investigating the death of a Ghanaian domestic worker after an Al Jazeera investigation revealed she feared for her life because of alleged abuse by her employers. Faustina Tay was found dead in the early hours of March 14 in a car park under her employer’s fourth-floor home in Beirut’s […]

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Keir Starmer hands major role to Labour leadership rival in huge shadow cabinet overhaul | Politics | News

The new Labour leader has appointed Lisa Nandy as Shadow Foreign Secretary and takes over from Emily Thonberry, who was eliminated early on in the leadership race. But there is no role on the revamped Shadow Cabinet for fellow leadership rival Rebecca LongBailey, who is a strong ally of former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. His […]

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The incredible struggle of hospital staff in Italy – Channel 4 News

3 Apr 2020 In Italy, the death toll from Covid-19 is now more than 14,500. It is the hardest hit European country. In Italy, the death toll from Covid-19 is now more than 14,500. It is the hardest hit European country. In Bergamo, which is close to the Alps, it’s thought fatalities could be double […]

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Coronavirus live news: US deaths could reach 240,000 as UN says world faces worst crisis since WW2 | World news

Fact check: “Nobody knew” “Nobody knew how contagious this was,” Trump said. “I don’t think any doctor new it at the time. People have not seen anything like this.” In fact, as the disease spread through China, public health experts were warning for weeks that the coronavirus threat could grow into a pandemic. Moreover, epidemiologists […]

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Show your thanks for the NHS by printing off and colouring in this heart poster for your window

After that big NHS clap, show your thanks (and relax)… by printing off and colouring in this heart poster for your window By Millie Marotta For The Daily Mail Published: 19:52 EDT, 27 March 2020 | Updated: 05:17 EDT, 28 March 2020 Never before has it been so startlingly obvious how much hospital staff care […]

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UK coronavirus news LIVE: Covid-19 rate of infection ‘doubling every three to four days’, Michael Gove says as he stands in for Boris Johnson at daily briefing

The latest headlines in your inbox The rate of infection of coronavirus in the UK is doubling every three to four days and the country must stay indoors to stop the spread, Michael Gove has said. Mr Gove confirmed the stark increase in cases as he stood in for Boris Johnson at the Government’s daily […]

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Cheap computer games and falling fuel prices causes inflation to slow, ONS finds 

UK inflation slowed last month on the back of falling motor fuel and computer game prices, official statisticians have revealed. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the rate of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) decreased to 1.7% in February. Inflation was reported at 1.8% in January, after the cost of energy and aeroplane tickets […]

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Coronavirus: Which countries have confirmed cases? | Coronavirus pandemic News

New cases of the novel coronavirus that emerged in the central Chinese city of Wuhan in late December are being reported daily around the world. At least 13,000 people globally have died from COVID-19, as the illness is officially known, while more than 307,200 infections have been confirmed in at least 177 countries and territories. More: Here […]

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UK braced for weekend SURGE in coronavirus panic-buying chaos warns former Waitrose boss | UK | News

Former Waitrose boss Lord Price explained supermarkets have struggled to keep stock from flying off their shelves as Britons start panic-buying during the coronavirus outbreak. Fearful shoppers have desperately bought stock as Prime Minister Boris Johnson asked Britons to self-isolate during the pandemic. The situation has left shelves bare. Speaking to Sky News, Lord Price […]

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Dow Jones slumps as Trump presidency market gains wiped out – Channel 4 News

18 Mar 2020 Dow Jones slumps as Trump presidency market gains wiped out The Dow Jones has once again had to cease trading as it plummeted to levels not seen since before Donald Trump’s inauguration. The circuit-breaker event happened on Wall Street during the president’s daily Covid-19 press conference. Coronavirus has now been confirmed in […]

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