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Hedge funds continue to short sell UK companies despite Bank of England calls to stop

6 minutes ago   |   The Independent

Exclusive: Analysis by The Independent suggests many hedge funds have effectively ignored the suggestion by the Bank of England governor that they should stop betting that the...
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Politicians from all sides wish Johnson well after PM admitted to hospital

14 minutes ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Politicians from both sides of the despatch box offered messages of sympathy to Boris Johnson after the Prime Minister was admitted to hospital for tests.
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Catherine Calderwood: The obstetrics expert who held Scotland's top medical job

14 minutes ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Doctor Catherine Calderwood spent half a decade influencing policy and practise in the top medical job in Scotland before her resignation in disgrace.
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Queen's ‘quiet resolution' receives widespread support

48 minutes ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Figures from the worlds of politics and entertainment have united behind the Queen's message to “remain united and resolute” amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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What does Boris Johnson's hospital admission mean?

1 hour ago   |   Belfast telegraph   |   5 articles

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken to hospital because his coronavirus symptoms have persisted.
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Scotland's chief medical officer resigns after two visits to second home

1 hour ago   |   Belfast telegraph   |   9 articles

Scotland's chief medical officer has resigned after being criticised for not adhering to social distancing advice by visiting her second home.
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Three major nursing home companies have been denied tests for residents

Three major nursing home companies have been denied tests for residents

1 hour ago   |   Daily Mail

There have been at least 40 virus-related deaths in UK care homes, but the lack of testing means experts can't know the true scale of the crisis.
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Coronavirus 'game changer' testing kits could be unreliable, UK scientists say

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Concern continues over whether government's virus pledges stand up to scrutiny The huge stock of 17.5m antibody home testing kits ordered by the government after Boris Johnson...
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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is taken to hospital for tests, 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is taken to hospital for tests, 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   10 articles

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson was taken to the hospital for coronavirus tests on Sunday. Johnson announced on March 27 that he had contracted the COVID-19 virus and planned...
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Queen recalls own wartime broadcast and tells nation: ‘We will meet again'

2 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Princess Elizabeth was just 14 years old when she made her first ever radio broadcast, addressing the nation's children with her sister Princess Margaret during the Second...
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