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By admin On Friday, January 22nd, 2021
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BBC blasted for spending £1 MILLION in THREE YEARS on equal pay and discrimination legal fights

The BBC has come under fire after admitting that it spent more than £1 million in the last three and a half years fighting legal battles over equal pay and discrimination cases brought by its own employees. The More...

By admin On Friday, January 22nd, 2021
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France has become ‘a nation of 66 million prosecutors,’ says Macron, rejecting criticism of government’s pandemic response

French President Emmanuel Macron has defended his government and its response to the Covid-19 pandemic, saying that he laments France’s “incessant hunt for errors,” adding that such criticism is More...

By admin On Thursday, January 21st, 2021
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UK reaches 5 million Covid-19 vaccinations mark, but infection rates up from December

The British health secretary has congratulated his colleagues in the National Health Service as the country reached a positive milestone in the battle against Covid-19, but the virus is continuing to spread rapidly More...

By admin On Friday, January 15th, 2021
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France only has enough Covid jabs to vaccinate 2.4 million people by end of February, says Health Minister

The French Health Minister has given a further damning assessment of the nation’s inoculation program against Covid-19, noting that, at best, only four million people will be offered a vaccine before the end of More...

By admin On Thursday, January 14th, 2021
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Republic of Ireland facing ‘major challenge’ as it records world’s highest number of new Covid-19 cases per million

Ireland’s government has warned that the country faces “a major challenge over the next three weeks” after the spread of the new virus strain saw it record the world’s highest number of new Covid-19 cases More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 13th, 2021
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China tells 4.9 million people to quarantine in their own home amid fears of a Covid-19 resurgence near the capital

Chinese authorities have plunged the city of Langfang, on the outskirts of the capital, into lockdown, as case numbers rise and fears of a second wave grow. On Tuesday, Langfang City in Hebei Province introduced More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 13th, 2021
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Facebook DELETES account of Iran’s Press TV news network with 4 million subscribers

Social media giant Facebook has shut down an account run by Press TV, a major Iranian English-language media outlet. The network said it was provided with no warning or explanation ahead of the deletion. UPDATE: Facebook More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 12th, 2021
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Facebook reinstates Press TV page with 4 million subscribers, hours after mysterious ‘FINAL’ deletion

Iranian news outlet PressTV has had its Facebook page restored after appealing the platform’s decision to remove it. Boasting over four million followers, the page had been deleted without warning earlier on Tuesday. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 6th, 2021
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UK signs £550 million weapons contract to ‘provide unrivalled lethality’ for F-35s 

The UK’s defence minister has announced the government’s signing of a new £550 million contract for surface-attack missiles that will “provide unrivalled lethality” for the country’s F-35B Lightning jets. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 6th, 2021
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‘Herculean effort’: UK needs more than 2 million Covid-19 jabs a week to hit February target says vaccines minister

The British minister responsible for the rollout of the country’s vaccine campaign has said it will require a huge effort to reach the target of inoculating 13.9 million by mid-February. Speaking to Sky News on More...