London, Jul 17 (PTI) UK Health Secretary Sajid Javid on Saturday said he has tested positive for COVID-19 and is self-isolating at home with mild symptoms.

London, Jul 15 (PTI) The UK’s independent data watchdog on Thursday confirmed a data breach investigation is underway over leaked CCTV footage from inside former UK Health Secretary Matt ...

London, Jun 28 (PTI) The mysterious CCTV camera inside a UK government departmental office which caught Matt Hancock’s affair with a close female aide and forced him to step down as health ...

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UK's former health secretary speaks at a media briefing. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • In leaked footage, UK's former health secretary was seen kissing an aide
  • Although he was backed by PM Boris Johnson to continue in his role, Hancock resigned on Saturday
  • He was succeeded by fellow Tory MP Sajid Javid

London, Jun 27 (PTI) The UK government said on Sunday that it will launch an investigation into how footage from inside a departmental office was leaked and ended in Matt Hancock resigning as ...

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Former UK finance minister Sajib Javid will be the new Health Minister after Matt Hancock resigned. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@SajidJavid)

  • Sajid Javid had resigned as UK's finance minister last year
  • Sajid Javid walked back into the office of the state as the health minister on Saturday
  • Sajid Javid took over as UK's Health Minister after Matt Hancock resigned over breach of COVID safety protocols

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Matt Hancock's wife Martha Hancock was pictured in London.(Photo credit: Twitter/@dayoutoflife)

  • Martha Hancock works as an Osteopath
  • She tied the knot with Matt Hancock in 2006 and have three children
  • She keeps a low profile, largely swerving big public events

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UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock. (Photo credit: Twitter/@MattHancock)

  • Matt Hancock served as UK Health Secretary from 2018 to 2021
  • He resigned on Saturday after breaching COVID restrictions
  • He became a member of the Conservative Party in 1999

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United Kingdom's Health Secretary Matt Hancock has served at the NHS since 2018.(Photo Credit: Twitter/@MattHancock)

  • Hancock resigned with a letter addressed to UK PM Boris Johnson
  • Hancock said in a video, "Those of us who make these rules have got to stick by them, and that's why I've got to resign"
  • He has been under pressure to resign after he was spotted kissing close aide Gina Coladangelo

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British Health Secretary Matt Hancock lays down a flower to honour nurses' contribution to the community after the annual service for the Florence Nightingale Foundation in London. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Matt Hancock, the UK health secretary, has apologised for breaking pandemic regulations
  • This comes after pictures of him embracing a top staffer he promoted to his team emerged
  • He stated that he will not resign from his position despite calls from the opposition