Biden lays out US vax donations, urges world leaders to join

President Joe Biden urged global leaders Thursday to join him in sharing coronavirus vaccines with struggling nations around the world after he promised the U.S. would donate 500 million doses to help speed the pandemic’s end and bolster the strategic position of the world’s wealthiest democracies. Continue Reading

UK PM concerned at footage of police breaking up vigil

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he was deeply concerned at footage of police breaking up and dragging women away from a vigil for a murdered woman that drew heavy public criticism of the force. Continue Reading

Britain will iron out technical issues with EU: Johnson

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday his government would iron out what he described technical issues with the European Union over post-Brexit trade. Continue Reading

Govt to be prudent in easing Covid restrictions: Johnson

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that his government will be very prudent in easing coronavirus restrictions to ensure a cautious but irreversible progress. Continue Reading

UK PM under pressure to lift all lockdown restrictions

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is under mounting pressure to lift all Covid-19 lockdowns in two and a half months as lockdown-sceptic Tories called on him to commit to a timetable for easing the restrictions with a complete end to controls by the end of April. Continue Reading

WW vereran Tom Moore passes away, aged 100 years

Britain’s Captain Tom Moore, the World War Two veteran who lifted a nation’s spirits by raising millions of pounds for health service workers battling the coronavirus, died on Tuesday aged 100 after he contracted Covid-19. Continue Reading