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Boris Johnson rules out furlough extension for high-risk groups as he warns some could be shielded again during local outbreaks

4 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

Boris Johnson has ruled out extending the furlough scheme for people most at risk from coronavirus, despite warning the same group could be forced to shield again during local...
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Justin Trudeau faces calls for criminal investigation into family's charity links

8 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

WE Charity, which was awarded multimillion-dollar government contract, paid PM's mother and wife for appearances at events Political rivals of Justin Trudeau are calling for a...
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Volunteer tech ‘army' helps to solve PPE predicament for social care charity

12 minutes ago   |   Evening Express

An ‘army' of tech experts, formed in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, has stepped up to solve a pressing supply issue for an Aberdeen social care charity.
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Supreme Court says president not above the law, unlike in China

26 minutes ago   |   Harvard

In his decision on the trump taxes case, Justice Kavanaugh stated a longstanding American legal principle, "In our system of government, as this court has often stated, no one...
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Boris Johnson takes on politically perilous task in reorganising NHS

28 minutes ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

Irritated by Simon Stevens' independence, ministers want to clip his wings - but it may end badly Johnson plans radical shake-up of NHS History shows that NHS reorganisations...
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Government launches new 'Get Ready for Brexit' campaign

28 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Businesses will discover details of customs regime after Brexit on Monday The government is set to launch a multi-million pound “Get Ready for Brexit” campaign on Monday, aimed...
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Boris Johnson urges Brits to go back to work and 'try live life more normally'

Boris Johnson urges Brits to go back to work and 'try live life more normally'

32 minutes ago   |   Daily Record

The Prime Minister's message marked a significant shift from his government's policy of telling people to work from home.
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Rail services disrupted after person struck by train near Glasgow

Rail services disrupted after person struck by train near Glasgow

32 minutes ago   |   Daily Record

Emergency services remain at the scene between the two stations and rail users are being warned to expect disruption as all trains have been cancelled.
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French feminists protest against controversial new ministers

32 minutes ago   |   Politico

Feminist activists protested across France on Friday against Emmanuel Macron's decision to name several controversial figures as ministers in the new French government , saying...
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Scottish pubs will have to turn volume down to open with one-metre social distancing rule

44 minutes ago   |   Herald Scotland

PUBS and bars which want to cut social distancing rules in half will have to ensure premises are not too loud so that people have to shout, Scottish Government guidelines have...
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Amazon ‘forces employees to delete TikTok from their phones over fears Chinese-owned app is SPYING'

AMAZON has asked employees to remove the popular social video-sharing app TikTok from their mobile devices they use to access their work email accounts, citing “security... Read more ...

Templegate's Horse Racing Tips: Newmarket and Ascot live on ITV - betting...

Templegate's Horse Racing Tips: Newmarket and Ascot live on ITV - betting preview for today's racing

NEWMARKET 1.50 FINEST SOUND ran a cracker to finish second to hot prospect Khaloosy in the Britannia Stakes at Royal Ascot last time. He was four lengths clear of the third... Read more ...

Police Officer Stabbed After Chasing Man With A Knife In North London

Police Officer Stabbed After Chasing Man With A Knife In North London

A police officer has been stabbed in north London after chasing a man seen with a knife. The injured officer was stabbed in the arm and is being treated in hospital. His... Read more ...

Court of Arbitration for Sport confirm when Man City's appeal will be announced

Court of Arbitration for Sport confirm when Man City's appeal will be announced

City have been banned from the Champions League and other European competitions for the next two seasons after allegedly breaching Financial Fair Play rules Read more ...

Boris Johnson hints at stricter rules for face coverings in shops

Boris Johnson hints at stricter rules for face coverings in shops

The Prime Minister wouldn't say masks would be made mandatory - but said his team were "looking at" ways to ensure more people wear masks in shops and other enclosed spaces Read more ...

Jose Mourinho calls on referees to front up for 'disgraceful decisions'

Jose Mourinho calls on referees to front up for 'disgraceful decisions'

Tottenham were held to a 0-0 draw at Bournemouth on Thursday and denied a penalty by VAR official Michael Oliver - who takes charge of Sunday's north London derby with Arsenal Read more ...

Chris Ramsey's wife Rosie announces she is PREGNANT with second child

Chris Ramsey's wife Rosie announces she is PREGNANT with second child

The actor and presenter announced that they are set to welcome a baby in January next year as she shared a sweet ultrasound snap of their family. Read more ...

Ben Stokes strikes but West Indies close in on England's total

Ben Stokes strikes but West Indies close in on England's total

Ben Stokes won a marginal lbw verdict to dismiss top-scorer Kraigg Brathwaite as the West Indies closed in on England's first-innings total on the third morning of the first... Read more ...

Premiership sides set for gruelling schedule

Premiership sides set for gruelling schedule

Premiership Rugby have confirmed that the competition will return on Friday, August 14 when Harlequins take on Sale Sharks at the Twickenham Stoop. The fixture at the Stoop... Read more ...

UK Will Not Join EU Scheme To Obtain Coronavirus Vaccine, Matt Hancock Confirms

UK Will Not Join EU Scheme To Obtain Coronavirus Vaccine, Matt Hancock Confirms

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. The UK will not join an EU scheme to obtain a coronavirus vaccine if... Read more ...