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Britain gave up on containing the killer coronavirus outbreak TOO SOON, claims leading scientist

Britain gave up on containing the killer coronavirus outbreak TOO SOON, claims leading scientist

8 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Devi Sridhar, professor of global public health at the Edinburgh University, said the UK Government's scientific advisers assumed most people would become infected anyway.
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Spurned husband 'shot pregnant ex-wife with a crossbow'

Spurned husband 'shot pregnant ex-wife with a crossbow'

19 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Ramanodge Unmathallegadoo, 51, is on trial for murdering Devi Unmathallegadoo, 35, by shooting her in the heart with a crossbow bolt at her home in Ilford, east London.
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Expert comment on Boris Johnson being tested positive for COVID-19

4 days ago   |   Science Media Centre   |   17 articles

The UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has announced that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and is self isolating at home. Dr Michael Head, Senior Research Fellow in Global...
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Coronavirus is the first crisis Johnson has faced that can't be played for laughs | Rafael Behr

7 days ago   |   The Guardian

The prime minister has built his career on chicanery and frivolity. No wonder his Covid-19 advice wasn't taken seriously • Coronavirus latest updates • See all our coronavirus...
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Britain had a head start on Covid-19, but our leaders squandered it | Devi Sridhar

8 days ago   |   The Guardian

The government's dithering and lack of transparency will cost many thousands of lives Prof Devi Sridhar is chair of global health at the University of Edinburgh Coronavirus...
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Leading UK professor warned of coronavirus type outbreak two years ago

Leading UK professor warned of coronavirus type outbreak two years ago

9 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Devi Sridhar, 35, professor of global public health at the university, made the prediction to an audience at the Hay Festival in Hay-on-Wye, Wales in May 2018.
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Mother of student, 23, gang raped and murdered on a Delhi bus in 2012 speaks out as killers executed

Mother of student, 23, gang raped and murdered on a Delhi bus in 2012 speaks out as killers executed

11 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Outside Delhi's Tihar prison where the rapists were executed today Asha Devi, declared that 'the beasts have been hanged' as she made a V-for-victory-sign and said: 'My...
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Britain must change course - and resume Covid-19 testing to protect frontline NHS staff | Devi Sridhar

15 days ago   |   The Guardian

Many doctors and nurses don't understand why the UK isn't doing more to control the spread. We need decisive action now • Prof Devi Sridhar is chair of global public health at...
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In Picture: Sanya Malhotra's first look in ‘Shakuntala Devi'

In Picture: Sanya Malhotra's first look in ‘Shakuntala Devi'

15 days ago   |   BizAsia

The first look of Sanya Malhotra in the upcoming ‘Shakuntala Devi' film has been released. Malhotra plays the role of Devi's daughter, Anupama Banerjee. Talking about the...
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Britain goes it alone over coronavirus. We can only hope the gamble pays off | Devi Sridhar

16 days ago   |   The Guardian

Ignoring advice and lessons from Europe and Asia on mass testing and isolation, health experts insist that our approach is the answer On 23 January, the central government of...
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Boy, 13, becomes youngest person to die from coronavirus in UK

Boy, 13, becomes youngest person to die from coronavirus in UK

The teenager is said to have died on Monday at Kings College Hospital in London A 13-year-old schoolboy from south London has reportedly become the UK's youngest person to die... Read more ...

Virgil van Dijk jokes he models his game on Liverpool legend Sami Hyypia in...

Virgil van Dijk jokes he models his game on Liverpool legend Sami Hyypia in reply to Jamie Carragher

On Tuesday evening, the Dutch centre back took part in a Twitter Q&A to keep supporters entertained during the coronavirus lockdown and the suspension of the Premier League. Read more ...

Burnley vs Liverpool Preview: Predicted lineups, match facts, odds and more

Burnley vs Liverpool Preview: Predicted lineups, match facts, odds and more

Premier League leaders Liverpool travel to Burnley on Saturday evening as they hope to keep up their perfect start to the campaign. Jurgen Klopp's side have started the season... Read more ...

Donald Trump warns US is going to endure ‘very painful two weeks' as...

Donald Trump warns US is going to endure ‘very painful two weeks' as coronavirus deaths rocket

President Trump is pictured speaking at Tuesday's coronavirus briefing Donald Trump has warned that the US is going to face a ‘very painful two weeks' as coronavirus diagnoses... Read more ...

Married At First Sight: Leaked message behind Mikey Pembroke and Stacey...

Married At First Sight: Leaked message behind Mikey Pembroke and Stacey Hampton's affair

A leaked text message has provided fresh evidence to Mikey Pembroke and Stacey Hampton's alleged cheating scandal on Married At First Sight. Read more ...

Xerox Ends Effort to Acquire HP, Citing Coronavirus Pandemic

Xerox Ends Effort to Acquire HP, Citing Coronavirus Pandemic

Xerox has withdrawn its $35 billion offer to acquire HP. The vendor is also canceling a plan to replace HP's board of directors with its own nominees. Xerox has abandoned its... Read more ...

Leicester vs Bournemouth Preview: Predicted lineups, match facts, odds and more

Leicester vs Bournemouth Preview: Predicted lineups, match facts, odds and more

This clash between two teams with a penchant for free-flowing football should be an entertaining encounter. Leicester are looking to break into the top six and are unbeaten in... Read more ...

MAFS groom Michael Goonan reveals the moment he knew Stacey Hampton was...

MAFS groom Michael Goonan reveals the moment he knew Stacey Hampton was lying about her 'affair'

Stacey Hampton swore black and blue that allegations she cheated on her 'husband' Michael Goonan on Married At First Sight were false. But Michael claims it took one act to... Read more ...

Benjamin Mendy and Samir Nasri send messages of support to former Marseille...

Benjamin Mendy and Samir Nasri send messages of support to former Marseille president Pape Diouf

Benjamin Mendy and Samir Nasri have both paid tribute to former Marseille president Pape Diouf who died from coronavirus. Diouf passed away aged 68 on Tuesday night in Senegal. Read more ...

Conor McGregor vs Tony Ferguson on 18 April, hints John Kavanagh

Conor McGregor vs Tony Ferguson on 18 April, hints John Kavanagh

Conor McGregor could be an unlikely saviour for the UFC 249 main event Conor McGregor could fill in for Khabib Nurmagomedov and fight Tony Ferguson in the main event of UFC... Read more ...