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Covid: Oxford vaccine team ‘assessing’ possibility of making pills or nasal sprays

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Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine is effective, FDA report confirms

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Jonathan Van-Tam shuts down ‘nonsense’ concerns that Covid vaccine affects fertility

News of the Week: First Place

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Johnson & Johnson is safe, FDA says, as third US Covid vaccine passes major hurdle

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Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine is effective, FDA report confirms

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Oxford Covid-19 vaccine Q&A: How effective is it, and how is it different to the Pfizer vaccine?

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The reason Boris Johnson won’t end lockdown sooner

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Boris Johnson admits he’s not sure if England’s lockdown easing is irreversible

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Boris Johnson ‘very optimistic’ about ending lockdown restrictions on June 21

News of the Week: Third Place

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Covid-19: love in lockdown – podcast

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Covid-19: 'Data not dates' to drive lockdown easing, and £500k raised for injured rescuer

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Britain can beat Covid and avoid more lockdowns with vaccine rollout, says top scientist Jeremy Farrar

TV tonight: celebs are given two weeks to deliver a standup routine

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Rev Richard Coles and other celebs are paired up with professional comics to test their comedy skills. Plus: the last of Back. Here’s what to watch th...

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The Guardian

Thursday briefing: Teachers make the grades

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Gavin Williamson to lay out plans to give teachers power to set exam grades … EU to debate vaccine passports … and the frustrations of pandemic dating...

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GameStop share price soars 100% as Reddit site goes down

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No exact reason has been given for Reddit being down, but it was back within hours...

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The Independent

The Latest: Alaska governor, state House member have virus

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Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy has mild symptoms of COVID-19, and a state House member also tested positive for the virus...

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Secretive Israeli nuclear facility undergoes major project

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A secretive Israeli nuclear facility at the center of the nation's undeclared atomic weapons program is undergoing what appears to be its biggest cons...

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Illegal gold mine in Indonesia collapses, killing 3 workers

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An illegal gold mine in Indonesia’s Sulawesi island has collapsed on nearly two dozen people working inside, killing three and leaving another five mi...

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The Great British Art Tour: Britten, Pears and a missing arm

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With public art collections closed we are bringing the art to you, exploring highlights from across the country in partnership with Art UK. Today’s pi...

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The Guardian

Claudette Colvin: the woman who refused to give up her bus seat – nine months before Rosa Parks

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It was a spring afternoon in 1955 when a teenager’s spontaneous act of defiance changed US history. Why did it take 40 years for her to get any credit...

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UK businesses plead for further support in run-up to budget

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Britain suffering worst economic damage since Covid crisis began, analysis showsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageRishi Suna...

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Sunak’s budget needs to focus on business investment, not just government spending

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Black-browed babbler found in Borneo 180 years after last sighting

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Exclusive: Stuffed specimen was only proof of bird’s existence until discovery in rainforest last yearIn the 1840s, a mystery bird was caught on an ex...

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One of UK's largest care home firms introduces 'no jab, no job' policy

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Care UK says new staff must have received Covid vaccination before they start work Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageOne of ...

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'The World's Smallest Pub' Delivers Beers – And Cheers! – To Locals

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These Needle Phobics Had The Vaccine, Here's How They Coped

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Nothing Prepared Me For The Physical Trauma Of Miscarriage

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I use an email tracker to spy on people I work with. This is why

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After a recent investigation threw email tracking into the spotlight, Qais Hussain talks about his decision to use the tools - even when met with ange...

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The Independent

Qantas expects to start international flights in October

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Qantas Airways chief executive Alan Joyce says he doesn't expect his airline will resume international travel except for New Zealand until late Octobe...

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Watchdog reviews complaint about FBI surveillance warrant

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The Justice Department’s internal watchdog is reviewing a former Boeing engineer’s allegations that he was unfairly pursued by FBI agents who investig...

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The Independent

House poised to vote on legal safeguards for LGBTQ people

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The Democratic-led House is poised to pass a bill that enshrines protections in the nation’s labor and civil rights laws for LGBTQ people, a top prior...

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The Independent

StanChart announces $254m share buyback and resumes dividend

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Bank to return capital to investors despite $449m fourth-quarter loss...

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Financial Times

Australia’s Qantas delays target date for international flights

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Airline now says it is aiming to resume international flights in October, as it reported a 75 percent plunge in revenue....

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Al Jazeera

Princess Latifa urges UK police to reopen sister's kidnap case

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Dubai ruler's captive daughter writes to British police about her sister's abduction 20 years ago....

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US transport department faults aviation body over Boeing 737 MAX

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In new report, US Transportation Department says 'much work remains' in fixing how aviation body certifies new planes....

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Coronavirus: Public need 'home truths' on economy - Hammond

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The ex-chancellor says Boris Johnson must "do the right thing", even if it means risking unpopularity....

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Justice has failed Sri Lanka civil war victims: UNHCR

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Efforts to ensure justice for victims have failed, Michelle Bachelet says while introducing her report on Sri Lanka....

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Al Jazeera

Gunmen kill 36 in attacks in northern Nigeria

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Armed bandits kill people, burn down houses in villages of Kaduna and Katsina states....

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Powell pulls his punches on benefits of more fiscal stimulus

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Once a cheerleader for Covid relief bills, Fed chair adopts neutral stance on $1.9tn Biden plan...

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Financial Times

Why global Covid infections have plummeted

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Sharp drop in infections brings hope, but masks signs of resurgence in parts of Europe...

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Lucid takes on Tesla as electric vehicle competition hots up

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Spac deal injects new funds into Saudi-backed start-up but production delay suggests long road ahead...

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How Belarus’s protesters staged a digital revolution

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When President Lukashenko cracked down, a media start-up using Telegram to challenge his autocratic regime stepped into the fray...

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After the pandemic: Sunak signals the UK’s return to fiscal conservatism

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In an era of governments ‘acting big’, the chancellor will use his Budget to argue the borrowing binge cannot go on forever...

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Two dead in shootout between Philippine police, narcotics agents

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Video footage of incident in Manila shows officers exchanging fire as pedestrians and shoppers run for safety....

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Al Jazeera

Hit TV show Frasier to be revived after 20 years

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Kelsey Grammer, who played Frasier Crane, will return but it is not known if other cast members will too....

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BBC News

Scotland’s different Covid response to England appears to pay dividends

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Imposing a winter lockdown earlier and harder, and prioritising care homes for vaccination have kept death rate lower...

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Financial Times

India plans new social media controls after face-off with Twitter

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New Delhi, angry with Twitter for ignoring request to erase accounts, wants content down within 36 hours when asked....

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Al Jazeera

Australia sovereign wealth fund chief warns of stock market ‘clean-out’

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Some asset prices are ‘unsustainable’, says Peter Costello, as concerns rise over inflation...

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Financial Times

Insulate homes better or miss carbon targets, ministers told

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The UK will never hit its carbon reduction targets unless a grant scheme is rescued, a watchdog says....

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Australia passes law making Facebook and Google pay for news

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The legislation could provide a framework for other countries looking to address platforms' dominant position....

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Al Jazeera

US report on Khashoggi murder critical for justice: UN expert

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White House says unclassified US intelligence report on 2018 murder of Saudi journalist will be released 'soon'....

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Al Jazeera

Oxford Covid-19 vaccine Q&A: How effective is it, and how is it different to the Pfizer vaccine?

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The Telegraph

Who is next on the priority list for Covid vaccines - and how will I be contacted?

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Rule of six: Social distancing rules, support bubbles and exemptions explained

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Schools to reopen on March 8 - here's all you need to know

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Scotland lockdown news: latest Covid rules and roadmap plan

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Wales lockdown rules: What are the latest level 4 restrictions?

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Thursday morning UK news briefing: Today's top headlines from The Telegraph

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Jill Biden opens up about divorce in first solo interview as first lady

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Covid visiting restrictions may have contributed to deaths of new mothers, report finds

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Rules which banned partners from attending hospital with pregnant women could have contributed to delays in people seeking care, a new report into a...

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London Evening Standard

How will students in England receive exam grades this summer?

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The Government and Ofqual have unveiled how pupils in England will receive their grades after this summer’s GCSE and A-level exams were cancelled....

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London Evening Standard

Ban on attending hospitals with pregnant partners 'may have contributed to maternity deaths'

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The Telegraph

Covid outbreak at Kent barracks housing asylum seekers saw nearly 200 cases

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Almost 200 people tested positive for coronavirus during an outbreak at a military barracks housing asylum seekers in Kent....

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London Evening Standard

Wednesday evening UK news briefing: School days 'will not be longer' says Gavin Williamson

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Gavin Williamson: There will be ‘no algorithms whatsoever’ to decide GCSE and A-Level grades

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There will be “no algorithms whatsoever” to determine GCSE and A-Level exam results this year following the chaos of last summer, the Education Secret...

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London Evening Standard

Met chief ‘extremely disappointed’ frontline officers not prioritised for vaccine

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The Metropolitan Police Commissioner has said she is “extremely disappointed” that frontline officers have not been prioritised for coronavirus vaccin...

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London Evening Standard

Gavin Williamson to lead Downing Street Covid press conference on Wednesday

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Education Secretary Gavin Williamson will host a press conference at Downing Street on Wednesday, Downing Street has confirmed....

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London Evening Standard

Ellie Goulding makes first public appearance since confirming she is pregnant with first child

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Ellie Goulding has made her first public appearance since announcing she is pregnant with her first child....

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Ghislaine Maxwell ‘’will renounce UK and French citizenships if she can be freed on bail’

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Ghislaine Maxwell said she will renounce her UK and French citizenships if she can be freed on bail ahead of her trial on charges that she allegedly r...

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London Evening Standard

All adults on GP learning disability register will get vaccine priority following calls from DJ Jo Whiley

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All adults on the learning disability register will be prioritised to get a coronavirus vaccine, the Government has announced, following calls from BB...

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