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Facebook blames outage on error during routine maintenance

Engineers scrambled to fix the problem on site, but this took time because of the extra layers of security, Janardhan said

06 Oct 2021 6:00 PM

'Pandora papers' show London is a key hub for tax avoidance

Treasury chief Rishi Sunak said Britain's tax authorities will inspect the Pandora Papers

05 Oct 2021 4:57 PM

New drug combination found effective against coronavirus infection: Study

Early test results found that the combined use of nafamostat and Pegasys meets all availability and efficacy requirements

01 Oct 2021 12:17 PM

Smoking may increase risk of COVID-19 severity, death, study finds

The latest study is first of its kind to pool observational and genetic data on smoking and COVID-19

28 Sep 2021 2:40 PM

Vaccine certification for travel must meet 'minimum criteria', says UK

Indian travellers to the UK will continue to be treated as non-vaccinated and therefore required to quarantine for 10 days on arrival

23 Sep 2021 10:00 AM

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UK adds Covishield to approved vaccines list in updated travel advisory

The move follows widespread condemnation of the SII-manufactured vaccines not being included in a list of eligible vaccines

22 Sep 2021 2:30 PM

UK approves vaccines for 12-15s, aims to avoid lockdowns

The chief medical officers said Monday that vaccination would help limit transmission of the virus in schools

14 Sep 2021 3:09 AM

Britain looking carefully at suicides among Afghan veterans

Britain lost 457 armed forces personnel in Afghanistan, or 13 percent of the international military coalition's 3,500 fatalities since 2001

06 Sep 2021 2:40 PM

Covid vaccines effective at reducing severe illness, hospitalisation: Lancet study

Researchers also found that the odds of experiencing long COVID were reduced to half for people who received two vaccines doses

02 Sep 2021 12:27 PM

Britain to convene G7 meeting on Afghanistan

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he will convene a meeting of leaders from the Group of Seven nations on Tuesday

23 Aug 2021 1:12 AM

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UK HC grants Nirav Modi permission to appeal on depression, suicide risk grounds

The diamond merchant is wanted in India to face charges of fraud and money laundering in the estimated USD 2-billion PNB scam case

09 Aug 2021 4:01 PM

UK eases travel restrictions for India

Passengers must take a COVID test three days before departure and book in advance for two COVID tests to be taken upon arrival in England

08 Aug 2021 1:44 PM

Study suggests early COVID-19 symptoms differ among age groups

These differences are most notable between younger age groups compared to older age groups

01 Aug 2021 10:04 AM

Pfizer, AstraZeneca vaccine antibody levels may drop after 2-3 months: Lancet study

Those vaccinated with AstraZeneca vaccine are likely to have much lower antibody levels than those vaccinated with the Pfizer vaccine

27 Jul 2021 12:45 PM

UK health workers to receive 3 per cent pay rise

Earlier this week, the UK lifted almost all COVID-19 restrictions as part of the government's roadmap out of lockdown

22 Jul 2021 11:02 AM

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Clouds will amplify global warming by reflecting less heat, study warns

The research is the strongest evidence so far that clouds will amplify global heating over the long term

20 Jul 2021 12:07 PM

It's going to Rome: Italy win Euro 2020 final on penalties to wreck England party

This is the second time that Italy have been crowned European champions

12 Jul 2021 5:16 PM

England ready to make history in Euro final as Italy aim to spoil party

Gareth Southgate's side have sent the nation into a frenzy by reaching their first European Championship final

11 Jul 2021 5:28 PM

Novak Djokovic eyes 20th Slam against heavyweight Berrettini in Wimbledon final

The Serbian will move level with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal on career majors with a victory

10 Jul 2021 6:37 PM

Karolina Pliskova stands between Ashleigh Barty and Wimbledon glory

Ashleigh Barty is attempting to win her first Wimbledon title on the 50th anniversary of Australian Evonne Cawley's maiden crown

10 Jul 2021 6:29 PM

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