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Glamorous 20s crimebuster Miss Fisher is heading for Blighty 

Glamorous 20s crimebuster Miss Fisher is heading for Blighty 

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

A new featurelength set to air on Good Friday, stars Game of Thrones' Essie Davis as Miss Phryne Fisher. The heroine swings between the Middle East and England, as she battles...
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UK doctors' coronavirus deaths highlight crucial role of BAME medics

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Tributes point to fact that first four to die were all from minority ethnic backgrounds Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage As tributes were paid to...
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Potential coronavirus vaccine shows hope in mouse study

Potential coronavirus vaccine shows hope in mouse study

1 day ago   |   Metro

A researcher at the University of Pittsburgh works on a COVID-19 vaccine candidate Initial tests in mice of a potential COVID-19 vaccine delivered via a fingertip-sized patch...
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Masks, meals and Skype: self-isolating in Sicily - a photo essay

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

World Press Photo-winning Italian journalist Alessio Mamo talks about his experience of living in isolation in Sicily with his partner Marta, who tested positive for...
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Iran denies Trump claim that it is planning Iraq attacks

Iran denies Trump claim that it is planning Iraq attacks

1 day ago   |   The Week

Description Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif Credits Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP via Getty Images Alt Text Javad Zarif Tehran says it ‘starts no wars, but teaches lessons to...
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Coronavirus live news: WHO sees 'worrying spike' in Middle East as global cases pass one million

1 day ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

Donald Trump tests negative; 6.7m more Americans sign up for unemployment benefits; UK vows to test 100,000/day by end April. Follow the latest updates Latest developments: at...
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Trump is risking conflict with Iran and hammering it with sanctions as the country is devastated by coronavirus

Trump is risking conflict with Iran and hammering it with sanctions as the country is devastated by coronavirus

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

The risk of conflict between the US and Iran is still very real amid the coronavirus pandemic. President Donald Trump on Wednesday warned Iran it would "pay a very heavy price...
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10 of the best wellness retreats

2 days ago   |   A Luxury Travel Blog

With modern life leaving us more likely to be sat in a chair surrounded by screens, rather than getting active surrounded by nature, it's no surprise that more and more...
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Army attack helicopters teamed up with Navy ships to practice holding enemies 'at high risk' in the Middle East

Army attack helicopters teamed up with Navy ships to practice holding enemies 'at high risk' in the Middle East

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

In March, US Navy surface ships, including a destroyer, worked with Army Apache helicopters to practice responding to threats at sea. The addition of Army aircraft expands the...
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Coronavirus in the Middle East: ‘a perfect storm is gathering'

Coronavirus in the Middle East: ‘a perfect storm is gathering'

3 days ago   |   The Week

Description A child refugee in Syria, where many hospitals have been damaged during the civil war Credits DELIL SOULEIMAN/AFP via Getty Images Millions of refugees in failing...
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Liverpool furlough some non-playing staff amid coronavirus outbreak

Liverpool furlough some non-playing staff amid coronavirus outbreak

Liverpool have announced they have placed some non-playing staff on furlough as the Premier League remains suspended due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The PA news agency... Read more ...

Coronavirus - Two prison workers at same jail die after suffering virus...

Coronavirus - Two prison workers at same jail die after suffering virus symptoms sparking fears of outbreak behind bars

TWO staff members at London's Pentonville Prison had died from coronavirus the Prison Officers' Association said. Bovil Peter and Patrick Beckford were both support staff... Read more ...

Jamie Carragher among those to criticise Liverpool's decision to furlough staff

Jamie Carragher among those to criticise Liverpool's decision to furlough staff

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Stephen Kenny replaces Mick McCarthy as Republic of Ireland manager

Stephen Kenny replaces Mick McCarthy as Republic of Ireland manager

Mick McCarthy is no longer manager of the Republic of Ireland, with Stephen Kenny taking over 'with immediate effect,' the Football Association of Ireland has said in a statement. Read more ...

England manager Gareth Southgate agrees to 30 per cent pay cut amid...

England manager Gareth Southgate agrees to 30 per cent pay cut amid coronavirus crisis

Gareth Southgate will take a pay cut during the global pandemic England manager Gareth Southgate has agreed to a 30 per cent pay cut during the coronavirus crisis, a move... Read more ...

Carrie Symonds 'Has Spent A Week In Bed With Coronavirus Symptoms'

Carrie Symonds 'Has Spent A Week In Bed With Coronavirus Symptoms'

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. Carrie Symonds - the fiancée of prime minister Boris Johnson - has... Read more ...

Virtual Grand National 2020: Potters Corner wins a thriller for Welsh...

Virtual Grand National 2020: Potters Corner wins a thriller for Welsh trainer Christian Williams with Tiger Roll fourth

POTTERS Corner produced some magic at virtual Aintree to outstay his rivals in a thrilling Virtual Grand National. A Welsh National hero in December, Christian Williams' stable... Read more ...

Brock Lesnar wife: Who is WWE star Brock Lesnar's wife? Do they have children?

Brock Lesnar wife: Who is WWE star Brock Lesnar's wife? Do they have children?

Brock Lesnar is preparing to face Drew McIntyre at Wrestlemania 36 this weekend. Read more ...

Premier League stars ponder 30% wage cut as total loss is estimated at £1.137bn

Premier League stars ponder 30% wage cut as total loss is estimated at £1.137bn

Elite footballers in England have come under criticism for failing to make a contribution amid the coronavirus crisis up until now but that could be set to change soon Read more ...

Jenson Button tries his hand at Esports

Jenson Button tries his hand at Esports

Jenson Button is the latest big name to show up in the world of Esports, making his virtual debut in The Race's Legends Trophy. The former McLaren man lined up alongside former... Read more ...