February 5, 2021

Myanmar coup: Young Burmese fear a return to ‘the dark old days’

For many young Burmese, going back to military rule after experiencing a decade of freedoms – basic things like easy access to the internet, affordable mobile […]
February 5, 2021

Chinese star Gao Liu shares photos of 'nightmare' nose surgery

Chinese star Gao Liu posts photos as a warning to others after her cosmetic procedure went wrong. Source link
February 5, 2021

The Papers: 'Shot in the arm' for UK and curbs 'to end in May'

Hopes that the vaccine will mean a swift easing of lockdown and economic recovery lead the papers. Source link
February 4, 2021

Marjorie Taylor Greene: Republican says she ‘regrets’ QAnon posts

Before taking office, the Georgia Republican liked posts calling for violence against Democratic lawmakers, claimed that school shootings and the 9/11 terror attack were staged events, […]
February 4, 2021

Crosshouse Hospital under lockdown after 'serious incident'

Police are in attendance at the Kilmarnock hospital and ambulances are being diverted to a hospital in Ayr. Source link
February 4, 2021

Climate change: Environment groups call for public inquiry into Cumbrian coal mine

Environmental groups say they are mystified No 10 has not intervened to stop the mine going ahead. Source link
February 4, 2021

Yemen war: US ‘to end support’ for offensive operations

Western diplomats, as well as Yemenis, have welcomed this new US engagement. In 2015, President Obama gave a green light to the Saudi-led campaign, partly to […]
February 4, 2021

Covid hotel quarantine ‘to start on 15 February’

“The UK is in a race against time to secure our borders against emerging strains of the virus, yet not only are there no hotel quarantine […]
February 4, 2021

Covid in Wales: Youngest set to return to primary schools from 22 February

Ministers are expected to confirm three to seven-year-olds will return to class after half-term. Source link
February 4, 2021

Covid: What is the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine?

A second coronavirus vaccine – from Oxford University/AstraZeneca – has been approved. Source link
February 4, 2021

Dogecoin takes off after tip by Elon Musk

The currency has risen more than 800% in the year so far. Source link
February 4, 2021

Coronavirus: Government under pressure over quarantine plan 'chaos'

Labour and industry figures call for detailed plans as hotel chains reveal they have not been spoken to. Source link
February 4, 2021

Ofcom revokes Chinese broadcaster CGTN's UK licence

English-language satellite news channel CGTN’s licence was “wrongfully held”, says watchdog Ofcom. Source link