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‘I don’t like mandates’: Germans and Austrians on new Covid measures

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The German government has announced a lockdown for the unvaccinated and is considering making Covid vaccines mandatory, after weeks of record infections in the country and much of German-speaking Europe. In Austria, t...

‘Inadequate’ Blackburn care home put into special measures

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A care home claiming “exceptional personalised care” for dementia patients has been put into special measures after inspectors found residents with faeces under their fingernails and food on their faces, wearing other...

‘Life support’ measures could buy Great Barrier Reef another two decades, study finds

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Shading corals and deploying more heat-resistant species across the Great Barrier Reef on an as-yet untested scale could buy the world heritage site another two decades, according to a study led by Australian governme...

‘Living with Covid’ does not have to mean ditching all protective measures

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Reports on Sunday that free lateral flow tests could be axed under a strategy of living with Covid within weeks were met with a swift backlash. The government promptly denied the suggestion that free tests could soon ...

‘No end in sight’: Shanghai residents chafe at harsh Covid measures

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Tensions between Shanghai residents and China’s Covid enforcers are on the rise again, amid a new push to end infections outside quarantine zones to meet President Xi Jinping’s demand for achieving “dynamic zero-Covid...

‘Plan B’ Covid measures could cost UK economy £18bn, documents suggest

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Treasury documents have suggested that a return to home working, a key plank of Boris Johnson’s “plan B” proposal to deal with rising Covid-19 cases, would cause up to £18bn of damage to the UK economy over five month...

‘Sticking-plaster measures’: Sunak fails to ease pain of surging costs, say firms

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The spring statement did not deliver much to help Lesters, a small but growing packaging company struggling with rising costs. The Staffordshire-based firm’s energy bills will rise from £7,000 a month to £18,000 when ...

17 May reopening: how Covid measures across Britain are changing

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Coronavirus restrictions will be eased further on Monday, with leaders confirming that restrictions will ease in England, Wales and most of Scotland The next phase of relaxation comes despite the spread of the coronav...

As focus turns to Covid boosters what other measures could tackle Omicron

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Ministers’ focus may be a “national mission” to roll out booster vaccines to counter the dramatic rise of the Omicron variant, but the government has not ruled out new restrictions for England. Here we look at options...

As focus turns to Covid boosters what other measures could tackle Omicron?

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Ministers’ focus may be a “national mission” to roll out booster vaccines to counter the dramatic rise of the Omicron variant, but the government has not ruled out new restrictions for England. Here we look at options...

Brexit minister Lord Frost resigns over Covid plan B measures

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Brexit minister Lord Frost has resigned from the cabinet, the Mail on Sunday has reported. Lord Frost, who has led negotiations with the EU, is reported to have handed in his resignation letter to Boris Johnson last w...

Canadian premier tests positive day after rejecting Covid measures

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A day after dismissing the need for more restrictive measures to combat the coronavirus, the premier in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan has tested positive for Covid-19. “I’m feeling fine, but will be self-isola...

Cancer patients’ plea to public: keep observing Covid measures

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Dozens of Britain’s largest cancer charities today make a heartfelt plea to the public to keep wearing masks in crowded places and to maintain social distancing, amid concerns that vulnerable people will once again fe...

Care homes in Bolton advised to continue lockdown measures

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Bolton care homes have been asked not to follow England’s roadmap out of lockdown next week but to continue to restrict visitors, with the local authority citing concern over a possible “severe outbreak” of the Covid ...

Coronavirus live news: England lockdown measures lift as Johnson self-isolates; record new cases in Thailand

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England’s remaining restrictions lifted from midnight; Thailand confirms record new infections for fourth consecutive day; lockdown extended in Australian state of Victoria

Coronavirus live news: India reports world record cases for second day; Japan to declare emergency measures

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Canada bans passenger flights from India, Pakistan for 30 days; hospital fire kills 12 Covid patients in Mumbai; Japan to declare virus states of emergency in Tokyo and three other regions on Friday

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