#Britain

.London, UK
The United Kingdom on Thursday recorded 11,007 new daily coronavirus cases. (Photo Credit: Unsplash/Representative)

  • The government on Monday announced it was delaying steps to lift restrictions
  • The surge in COVID-19 cases is contributed to the Delta variant
  • The death rate remains low, with 19 deaths recorded on Thursday

London, Jun 16 (PTI) Britain's Opposition Labour Party on Wednesday escalated attacks on the government’s alleged delay in adding India to the travel ban "red list", which it claims led to a ...

London, Jun 15 (PTI) Britain's Opposition Labour Party on Tuesday blamed the surge in Delta variant cases, which forced a four-week delay to ending the country's lockdown until July 19, on Prime ...

London, Jun 15 (PTI) New analysis by Britain's health experts concludes for the first time this week that two doses of COVID-19 vaccines are "highly effective" against hospitalisation from the ...

.Douglas, Isle of Man
The month of June is celebrated as Pride month, all over world. (Photo Credit: Unsplash/Cecile Johnsen)

  • The Isle of Man is hosting its inaugural Pride festival
  • The celebration will honour the island's LGBTQ+ diversity
  • When it comes to LGBTQ+ rights, the Isle of Man has a tumultuous past

.Cornwell, Chipping Norton, UK
Britain on Saturday acclaimed a "historic" action plan by G7 nations to prevent future pandemics. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The "Carbis Bay Declaration" comprises a series of health policy commitments
  • WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus welcomed the health pact
  • The G7 leaders are also set to issue new commitments on climate change

London, Jun 12 (PTI) Britain will set up a new animal vaccine development centre that will aim to stop viruses jumping into the human population as part of a landmark global health declaration ...

London, Jun 4 (PTI) The Delta variant of COVID-19, or the B1.617.2 highly transmissible variant of concern (VOC) first identified in India, has now become the dominant VOC in the UK and may also ...

United Kingdom's medicines regulator on Friday approved Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for age group 12-18 years. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The agency said that the call has been taken after a 'rigorous review'
  • Pfizer vaccine is safe and effective in this age group, said June Raine, agency head
  • The vaccine is 5 times less effective against Dela variant of coronavirus, said a study

London, Jun 4 (PTI) The Delta variant of COVID-19, or the B1.617.2 highly transmissible variant of concern (VOC) first identified in India, has now become the dominant VOC in the UK and may also ...