An investigation by The Mail on Sunday exposes how the drive to inoculate health workers has stalled amid an alarming vaccine hesitancy, particularly among some ethnic minority employees.
Daily Mail. Sat, 27 Feb 2021 23:56:07 +0000.
In the final year of his life, the decorated World War II veteran inspired people around the world with his patio laps and was knighted by Queen Elizabeth.
Anushka Patil. New York Times. Sat, 27 Feb 2021 20:59:53 +0000.
Britain bid farewell on Saturday to Captain Tom Moore with a nationally televised funeral for the 100-year-old war veteran who became a global hero for his extraordinary fundraising efforts during the pandemic.
News Wires. France 24. Sat, 27 Feb 2021 14:04:23 GMT.
Britain's second-richest family is exploring plans to join a wave of "blank cheque" mergers in a move that could see another major UK electric vehicle manufacturer going public in the US.
Sky News. Sat, 27 Feb 2021 12:08:00 +0000.
BRUSSELS - Belgian health authorities warned Friday that the number of confirmed coronavirus infections is rising, probably due in part to the fast-spreading variant first found in Britain. ...
The Associated Press. Washington Times. Fri, 26 Feb 2021 03:31:34 -0500.
BEIJING (AP) - Global stock markets followed Wall Street higher Thursday after the Federal Reserve chairman said the U.S. central bank is in no hurry to withdraw support for the economy. London and Frankfurt rose in early trading. ...
Joe Mcdonald. Washington Times. Thu, 25 Feb 2021 03:50:14 -0500.
Once the busiest international airport in the world, Heathrow is now reeling from huge 2020 declines, and a retail retreat not seen before. But 2021 traffic forecasts offer some hope.
By Kevin Rozario, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 24 Feb 2021 13:20:31 -0500.
The Philippines said this week it is willing to send more nurses to work in the United Kingdom and Germany if those countries send extra coronavirus vaccine doses, underscoring the struggles of some countries in getting enough vaccines.
Brie Stimson. Fox News. Wed, 24 Feb 2021 08:21:50 GMT.
Britain, France, and Germany on February 23 criticized Iran's decision to abandon a snap-inspections regime and reduce transparency as part of a mounting standoff over the fate of a 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers.
Radio Liberty. Tue, 23 Feb 2021 17:15:08 +0000.
The man accused of shooting a Kiwi cop dead while he was being arrested in a South London jail cell has drawn pictures of the incident.Former Hawke's Bay father-of-one Matt Ratana died in September last year after being shot ...
New Zealand Herald. Mon, 22 Feb 2021 14:15:17 +1200.
New research outlines evidence pointing to the English king's guilt
Smithsonian. Thu, 04 Feb 2021 19:25:39 +0000.
Facts About The United Kingdom
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is an island
nation in western Europe, comprising England, Scotland, Wales, and
Northern Ireland. Its capital city is London. The UK's
national currency is the Pound Sterling.
English is the primary language used in the UK, although Gaelic and Welsh
are spoken by minorities. In 2020, the United Kingdom's estimated
population was 67,886,011.
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