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Goods shipped directly from Ireland to EU up by 50% in six months

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Volumes of goods shipped directly from Ireland to the EU on new Brexit-busting ferry routes have rocketed by 50% in the past six months as exporters seek to avoid travelling across land through Great Britain, accordin...

UK’s minimum gap for Covid booster jabs to be halved to three months

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The UK’s minimum gap for Covid booster jabs will be halved from six months to three, after the government accepted advice from its vaccines watchdog to speed up the programme to limit the spread of the Omicron variant...

Covid jab wait for 12- to 15-year-olds in England could be up to five months

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Delays to the vaccination rollout mean some 12- to 15-year-olds may not get their Covid jab until February next year – 15 weeks after the government’s original target for offering the jab to all eligible teenagers, ac...

Sergio Agüero out for three months following ‘cardiological evaluation’

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Sergio Agüero will be unavailable for the next three months while the Barcelona striker undergoes “a diagnostic and therapeutic process” following a cardiological evaluation. The former Manchester City forward was adm...

Boris Johnson wears face mask in Commons for first time in months

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Boris Johnson has worn a mask in the House of Commons chamber for the first time in months, signalling a slightly more cautious approach to Covid, both in parliament and the outside world. New rules were set down for ...

Hundreds of UK drink spiking reports in the past two months

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Almost 200 drink spiking incidents have been reported to police forces across the UK over the past two months, the National Police Chiefs’ Council said on Friday. The NPCC said there have been 198 confirmed reports of...

Group that spread false Covid claims doubled Facebook interactions in six months

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An international pressure group that spread false and conspiratorial claims about Covid-19 more than doubled the average number of interactions it got on Facebook in the first six months of 2021 in spite of renewed ef...

45 million people in UK received scam texts or calls in last three months

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The scourge of scam texts and calls has been laid bare by UK telecoms regulator research showing almost 45 million people received at least one in the last three months, while mobile network EE had to block 18,000 sim...

Without Covid-19 jab, ‘reinfection may occur every 16 months’

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As Covid-19 infections surge in England, people are increasingly reporting catching Sars-CoV-2 for a second or even third time. New analysis has suggested that unvaccinated individuals should expect to be reinfected ...

Serious financial problems afflict 40% of US households in recent months

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Nearly 40% of US households have faced serious financial problems, including struggling to afford medical care and food, in the last few months, according to a survey published on Tuesday. The survey by NPR, the Robe...

Miami police chief to be fired after only six months on the job

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Miami officials have decided to fire the city’s new police chief just six months after appointing him, after he was lambasted by city commissioners he accused of meddling in the police department and internal affairs ...

For the next few months, the best thing you can do for your garden is very little

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I know, I know, the fun of gardening is the doing … but for the next few months, aiming to achieve very little is the kindest, wisest thing you can do. Soil that is actively growing plants, be that weeds or a crop, i...

Tell us your best tips for staying cosy during the colder months

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Now that autumn is here, it’s time to hunker down and embrace the cosiness of the season. With this in mind, we want to hear your top tips for staying snug as days get shorter and the nights draw in. Do you have a fav...

Pfizer Covid jab ‘90% effective against hospitalisation for at least 6 months’

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Two doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid vaccine are “highly effective” at preventing hospitalisations for at least six months, a large-scale study shows, but protection against infection nearly halves over the same per...

Reuniting the pack: it took 16 months and a journey through six cities to bring our dog Luna home

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In the drab uncertainty of Sydney’s lockdown, silver linings can be hard to come by. But you never know. Ours arrived on our doorstep a few days ago in the form of a wet nose, an irrepressible appetite for walks and t...

Fifa rape inquiry into former Haitian FA director unresolved 13 months on

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A Fifa investigation into a former technical director of the Haitian Football Federation accused of raping several female players under the age of 18 remains unresolved more than a year after he was suspended. Wilner ...

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