NHS nurse in Oxford trial says vaccine could be ready on November 3

A NHS nurse who volunteered to take part in the University of Oxford’s coronavirus vaccine trial said he is in good health and has developed ‘a lot of’ antibodies. Joan Pons Laplana, […]

Pence accepted the nomination

The vice president of the United States Mike Pence has formally accepted the Republican nomination for the vice presidential candidate. In his speech to the Republican convention, Pence emphasized “law and order”, […]

Mukhtar Ablyazov conspired with Botagoz Jardemalie to ‘save’ the money from High court

Ex-Soviet oligarchs enjoyed a very special status in the United Kingdom. It was a kind of endangered species protected by law all in expectation of some enormous benefits they may provide for […]

Norwich Cathedral weathercock removed for restoration work

A cathedral’s 264-year-old golden weathercock has been removed from its spire as part of a restoration project. A team of conservationists used a rope system to access the feature usually seen atop […]

Italy begins vaccine testing, French cases soar: COVID-19 daily bulletin

– Italy’s government is not considering a new lockdown to slow the spread of fresh cases, the country’s health minister, Roberto Speranza, said. – UK pub chain JD Wetherspoon said its sales […]

Royal Statistical Society hits back at Ofqual in exams algorithm row

Regulator told to ‘stop defending the indefensible’ as RSS stands by claims that offer to help with algorithm was rejected. The chief executive of the Royal Statistical Society has told Ofqual to […]

UK twins ‘held in detention’ after fleeing Syria refugee camp

Disappearance of Zahra and Salma Halane in 2014 led to counter-terror investigation. Twins from Manchester who sparked a counter-terrorism investigation after they fled to Syria at the age of 16 have said […]