Category: Great Britain

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Jan
2021

Queen Elizabeth Reportedly Took Only Two Seconds To Forbid Prince Harry From Attending Wreath-Laying CeremonyQueen Elizabeth Reportedly Took Only Two Seconds To Forbid Prince Harry From Attending Wreath-Laying Ceremony

Queen Elizabeth II took “all of two seconds” to decide on banning Prince Harry from Britain’s Remembrance Day ceremony, the Daily Mail reported Friday.  “Remembrance Sunday is sacrosanct when it comes to Her Majesty’s diary,” a source familiar told the outlet. “It’s one of the most important dates in her calendar and nothing is done without […]

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Dec
2020

REPORT: Germany, Singapore Report First Cases Of New UK COVID-19 MutationREPORT: Germany, Singapore Report First Cases Of New UK COVID-19 Mutation

Germany, on Thursday, and Singapore, on Wednesday, confirmed their first cases of the new COVID-19 mutation rapidly spreading across the United Kingdom (UK).  Germany’s “first known case” was an infected individual who flew on Dec. 20 from London to Frankfurt to visit relatives, testing positive on arrival. Genetic analysis of the person’s sample at a […]

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Nov
2020

Britain Secures 5 Million Doses Of The Moderna Vaccine, Health Minister SaysBritain Secures 5 Million Doses Of The Moderna Vaccine, Health Minister Says

Britain has reached an agreement to acquire “5 million doses of the Moderna vaccine,” Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock said Monday in a video. Hancock spoke on Moderna’s “excellent news” from Monday that “results from their preliminary trial data” for a coronavirus vaccine resulted in 94.5% effectiveness, according to the […]

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Oct
2020

Hundreds Evacuated In Poland While Largest Unexploded World War II Bomb Is DefusedHundreds Evacuated In Poland While Largest Unexploded World War II Bomb Is Defused

More than 750 people were evacuated from their homes in Poland as Navy divers began working to defuse the largest unexploded World War II bomb ever found in the country, numerous sources reported. The five-day operation to defuse the “earthquake bomb” was launched Monday near the town of Swinoujscie in northwest Poland, Reuters reported. The […]

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Mar
2020

Coughing At Emergency Workers In Britain Punishable By Two Years In Jail Amid Coronavirus PandemicCoughing At Emergency Workers In Britain Punishable By Two Years In Jail Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

March 26, 2020 10:34 AM ET British law enforcement will be jailing people who deliberately cough on emergency workers during the coronavirus outbreak, the Independent reported Thursday. After reports that people were coughing and spitting at emergency workers and police by people claiming to have coronavirus, the Crown Prosecution Services announced that coughing will be […]

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Feb
2020

The UK’s National Health Service Can Refuse To Treat Homophobic Or Sexist Patients Under New RulesThe UK’s National Health Service Can Refuse To Treat Homophobic Or Sexist Patients Under New Rules

February 18, 2020 3:17 PM ET The U.K.’s National Health Service (NHS) will refuse to treat patients who display discriminatory behavior such as sexism, homophobia or racism toward staff beginning in April.  Amid warnings that an increased number of health service staff are facing abuse, the NHS will begin enforcing rules that allow hospitals to […]

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