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Ireland has overtaken the UK in fully vaccinating its population against Covid
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Ireland has overtaken the UK in fully vaccinating its population against Covid

Updated Jul 30th 2021, 7:00 PM 90,547 Views 97 Comments

Ireland has now fully vaccinated 72.5% of its adult population compared to the UK’s 71.8%.

Boris Johnson to restore freedoms as he tells public to ‘learn to live’ with Covid-19
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Boris Johnson to restore freedoms as he tells public to ‘learn to live’ with Covid-19

Jul 5th 2021, 7:19 AM 33,393 Views 89 Comments

Boris Johnson will lead a Downing Street press conference updating his plans for ‘freedom day’ on 19 July.

DUP leader writes to French president explaining how Northern Ireland is part of the UK
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DUP leader writes to French president explaining how Northern Ireland is part of the UK

Jun 13th 2021, 1:53 PM 57,973 Views 90 Comments

Emmanuel Macron reportedly implied that Northern Ireland was a separate country.

Boris Johnson says he doesn't 'think there's anything to see here' amid flat refurbishment probe
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Boris Johnson says he doesn't 'think there's anything to see here' amid flat refurbishment probe

Apr 29th 2021, 2:31 PM 11,310 Views 10 Comments

The Electoral Commission will investigate Johnson’s flat renovations.

Boris Johnson denies making ‘bodies pile high’ comment over third UK lockdown
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Boris Johnson denies making ‘bodies pile high’ comment over third UK lockdown

Apr 28th 2021, 12:42 PM 18,613 Views 23 Comments

The claim was first reported in the Times, but Downing Street dismissed it as a “gross distortion” of Johnson’s position at the time.

Prince Philip funeral procession ends with Duke's coffin taken from chapel to royal vault
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Prince Philip funeral procession ends with Duke's coffin taken from chapel to royal vault

Updated Apr 17th 2021, 4:22 PM 116,248 Views 112 Comments

Prince Philip will be laid to rest at the Royal Vault at St George’s Chapel following the funeral mass.

Scotland and its elections are key to the union and to a united Ireland
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Scotland and its elections are key to the union and to a united Ireland

Apr 4th 2021, 8:30 AM 42,338 Views 69 Comments

Northern Ireland’s place in the Union could be decided for it, if Scotland decides its future is better in the EU, rather than the UK.

Boris Johnson acted with ‘honesty and integrity’ amid Jennifer Arcuri claims, Downing Street says
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Boris Johnson acted with ‘honesty and integrity’ amid Jennifer Arcuri claims, Downing Street says

Mar 29th 2021, 9:55 PM 27,638 Views 32 Comments

Arcuri has made fresh allegations that she and Johnson had a four-year romantic relationship when he was mayor.

Ireland yet to receive Covid vaccine offer from UK, says Coveney but government interested in discussing it
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Ireland yet to receive Covid vaccine offer from UK, says Coveney but government interested in discussing it

Updated Mar 28th 2021, 1:39 PM 62,806 Views 118 Comments

The United Kingdom reportedly plans to supply Ireland with 3.7 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines.

Poll: Should Ireland accept surplus UK vaccines?
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Poll: Should Ireland accept surplus UK vaccines?

Mar 28th 2021, 11:08 AM 81,459 Views 128 Comments

Or should we stick to what we are already due to receive?

Prince Philip admitted to hospital after feeling unwell
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Prince Philip admitted to hospital after feeling unwell

Feb 17th 2021, 2:24 PM 60,129 Views 46 Comments

He was taken to hospital on the advice of his doctor and a palace statement said it was a “precautionary measure”.

UK ‘past the peak’ of coronavirus cases, hospital admissions and deaths
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UK ‘past the peak’ of coronavirus cases, hospital admissions and deaths

Feb 3rd 2021, 10:47 PM 22,888 Views 14 Comments

But Boris Johnson warned that the level of infection is still ‘forbiddingly high’.

More than half of people in North want referendum on a united Ireland
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More than half of people in North want referendum on a united Ireland

Jan 24th 2021, 10:48 AM 49,650 Views 154 Comments

Half of people in Scotland also want an independence referendum, according to a new opinion poll.

‘Huge disappointment’ as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange refused bail
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‘Huge disappointment’ as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange refused bail

Jan 6th 2021, 12:58 PM 10,388 Views 0 Comments

Assange’s partner Stella Moris said she had hoped to be reunited with him after it was ruled he should not be extradited.

All travellers into Ireland will need negative PCR test from previous 72 hours
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All travellers into Ireland will need negative PCR test from previous 72 hours

Updated Jan 5th 2021, 9:01 PM 96,763 Views 86 Comments

The travel ban from Britain is set to be lifted at midnight on Friday.

Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine approved for use in UK
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Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine approved for use in UK

Dec 30th 2020, 7:09 AM 14,007 Views 26 Comments

The vaccine has been shown to prevent severe disease and stop people contracting Covid-19.

'Extreme concern': UK reports another record number of new Covid infections
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'Extreme concern': UK reports another record number of new Covid infections

Dec 29th 2020, 6:00 PM 52,345 Views 29 Comments

It’s up more than 10,000 on the record set yesterday.

Covid-19 in the UK - What do the stats tell us about the current situation?
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Covid-19 in the UK - What do the stats tell us about the current situation?

Dec 21st 2020, 3:15 PM 26,607 Views 15 Comments

The country has seen a new variant of coronavirus spread through parts of London, the south-east and Wales.

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New coronavirus strain reported in three European countries, ECDC says

Dec 21st 2020, 2:51 PM 62,723 Views 42 Comments

A few cases with the new variant have been reported already by Iceland, Denmark and the Netherlands.

Brexit trade talks deadline arrives as key issues still remain
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Brexit trade talks deadline arrives as key issues still remain

Dec 13th 2020, 8:35 AM 10,575 Views 44 Comments

Boris Johnson is due to speak with European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen later today.

UK and Singapore sign free trade deal
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UK and Singapore sign free trade deal

Dec 10th 2020, 6:59 AM 17,353 Views 20 Comments

It comes amid tense negotiations in Brussels to salvage the chances of a post-Brexit trade deal.

UK breaching Northern Ireland Protocol would be a 'really big mistake', Coveney says
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UK breaching Northern Ireland Protocol would be a 'really big mistake', Coveney says

Dec 2nd 2020, 10:00 PM 17,834 Views 35 Comments

The British government is poised to reintroduce elements of its controversial Internal Market Bill next week,

Tough Covid-19 restrictions for 99% of people in England as Johnson says ‘hard winter’ ahead
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Tough Covid-19 restrictions for 99% of people in England as Johnson says ‘hard winter’ ahead

Nov 26th 2020, 7:31 PM 19,638 Views 6 Comments

The new restrictions will take effect after 2 December.

UK and Canada agree post-Brexit trade can continue under same terms as EU deal
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UK and Canada agree post-Brexit trade can continue under same terms as EU deal

Nov 21st 2020, 4:08 PM 33,177 Views 28 Comments

Business groups welcomed the announcement but warned that firms face a ‘cliff edge’ without deals with the EU and other nations.

Car crashing into London police station 'not terror-related', authorities say
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Car crashing into London police station 'not terror-related', authorities say

Updated Nov 12th 2020, 7:04 AM 38,615 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 40s has been arrested on suspicion of arson.

Dominic Raab insists UK-US relationship will remain strong whoever is in White House
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Dominic Raab insists UK-US relationship will remain strong whoever is in White House

Nov 4th 2020, 10:45 AM 7,966 Views 5 Comments

The UK Foreign Secretary said he would not ‘sucked in’ to a debate over postal votes after Donald Trump branded the election ‘a fraud’.

Jeremy Corbyn suspended from the Labour Party over reaction to anti-Semitism report
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Jeremy Corbyn suspended from the Labour Party over reaction to anti-Semitism report

Oct 29th 2020, 1:21 PM 46,081 Views 63 Comments

Corbyn has said he will “strongly contest the political intervention to suspend” him from the party.

UK ‘on the edge of losing control’ of Covid-19, scientist warns
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UK ‘on the edge of losing control’ of Covid-19, scientist warns

Sep 12th 2020, 12:11 PM 39,307 Views 15 Comments

Police in Manchester said they broke up a house party of 30 people in the early hours of today.

'Major incident' declared in Manchester over rising Covid-19 rates
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'Major incident' declared in Manchester over rising Covid-19 rates

Aug 3rd 2020, 7:55 AM 66,669 Views 33 Comments

Assistant Chief Constable Nick Bailey said the decision to declare the incident was about protecting the population by aiming to reduce infection rates.

Johnson: 'Second wave’ in Europe could mean further quarantine orders in Britain
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Johnson: 'Second wave’ in Europe could mean further quarantine orders in Britain

Jul 28th 2020, 2:25 PM 16,496 Views 19 Comments

The British prime minister defended his government’s decision to impose restrictions on those returning from Spain.

Covid-19 confirmed in pet cat in England
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Covid-19 confirmed in pet cat in England

Jul 27th 2020, 3:57 PM 28,767 Views 16 Comments

Health officials have said there is no evidence pets can transmit the disease to humans.

China hits out at UK decision to strip Huawei out of 5G networks by 2027
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China hits out at UK decision to strip Huawei out of 5G networks by 2027

Updated Jul 14th 2020, 10:32 PM 32,869 Views 81 Comments

The decision was made at a meeting of the National Security Council chaired by Boris Johnson this morning.

Face coverings to be made compulsory in shops in England
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Face coverings to be made compulsory in shops in England

Jul 14th 2020, 7:24 AM 12,741 Views 18 Comments

The order comes into force on 24 July and people who don’t comply could face a fine of up to £100 (€110).

Tougher restrictions imposed in UK as Leicester goes back into lockdown
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Tougher restrictions imposed in UK as Leicester goes back into lockdown

Jun 30th 2020, 8:36 AM 19,977 Views 8 Comments

Non-essential shops will be closed from today as Prime Minister Boris Johnson looks to shift focus to the recovery from the pandemic.

Man appears in court accused of stabbing three friends to death in Reading park attack
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Man appears in court accused of stabbing three friends to death in Reading park attack

Jun 29th 2020, 2:48 PM 15,738 Views 0 Comments

Khairi Saadallah (25) is charged with murdering three men in England on 20 June.

UK calls for trade deal with European Union to be agreed by ‘end of summer’
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UK calls for trade deal with European Union to be agreed by ‘end of summer’

Jun 15th 2020, 3:55 PM 11,850 Views 23 Comments

European Council chief Charles Michel said the EU would not be pressured into buying a “pig in a poke”.

Two-week quarantine rules for UK arrivals come into force
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Two-week quarantine rules for UK arrivals come into force

Jun 8th 2020, 7:57 AM 22,274 Views 8 Comments

People who fail to comply could be fined £1,000 (€1,124) in England.

Police say Cummings may have committed 'minor breach' of lockdown rules but will face no further action
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Police say Cummings may have committed 'minor breach' of lockdown rules but will face no further action

May 28th 2020, 1:55 PM 14,358 Views 29 Comments

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he believes his senior aide “behaved reasonably and legally”.

Boris Johnson says he regrets 'confusion and anger' caused by Dominic Cummings controversy
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Boris Johnson says he regrets 'confusion and anger' caused by Dominic Cummings controversy

May 25th 2020, 7:59 PM 18,511 Views 41 Comments

Johnson also announced that all shops in England will be able to reopen next month if they meet guidelines.

Boris Johnson should have disclosed ‘close association’ with Jennifer Arcuri, but faces no police probe
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Boris Johnson should have disclosed ‘close association’ with Jennifer Arcuri, but faces no police probe

May 21st 2020, 1:51 PM 22,086 Views 8 Comments

The IOPC said it ‘would have been wise’ for Johnson to declare this link as a conflict of interest.

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