Government denies claims its schools testing plans have been thrown into chaos

Government denies claims its schools testing plans have been thrown into chaos because the medical regulator has refused to green-light using the necessary kits Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency ‘would not sign off’ Reportedly objected to the use of rapid 30-minute lateral flow tests for pupils  Government has denied the claims and defended its … Read more Government denies claims its schools testing plans have been thrown into chaos

Caribbean nations frantically struggle to increase testing

Caribbean nations frantically struggle to increase testing as US and UK demand returning holidaymakers present negative result Carribean vacation spots face a strain on their Covid-19 testing resources  It comes as US becomes latest country to require negative test from passengers Jamaica named a special task force to boost country’s testing capacity  By Reuters and … Read more Caribbean nations frantically struggle to increase testing

Premier League clubs record 36 new Covid cases in latest round of testing

Premier League clubs have recorded 36 positive tests for coronavirus in the latest round of testing among players and staff. Some 2,593 tests were carried out between January 4 and 10 and the infection rate was 1.39 per cent. Top tier clubs have been tested twice a week for Covid since the turn of the … Read more Premier League clubs record 36 new Covid cases in latest round of testing

MATT HANCOCK: Covid testing is quick, easy and a vital tool to help us get back to normal 

We begin 2021 knowing that vaccines are our way out of this pandemic. Human ingenuity and phenomenal scientific advances make it a case of when, not if, we will return to normal life. The cavalry is here, thanks to our vaccination programme. Across the UK we have already protected more people through vaccinations than any … Read more MATT HANCOCK: Covid testing is quick, easy and a vital tool to help us get back to normal 

Rapid rollout of Covid testing blitz for people who cannot work at home during lockdown

Health Secretary Matt Hancock today announces plans for the mass rollout of rapid Covid-19 testing for people who cannot work at home during the lockdown. In an article for The Mail on Sunday, Mr Hancock says that while the vaccines represent the ‘cavalry’ in the battle, the ratcheting up of testing was an ‘important weapon in … Read more Rapid rollout of Covid testing blitz for people who cannot work at home during lockdown

Anna Vakili takes part in viral social media challenge after testing positive for Covid

Anna Vakili shares racy lingerie snap and post-boob job image as she takes part in viral social media challenge after testing positive for Covid By Rianne Addo For Mailonline Published: 09:53 GMT, 5 January 2021 | Updated: 09:53 GMT, 5 January 2021 Anna Vakili took part in a viral social media challenge on Instagram on … Read more Anna Vakili takes part in viral social media challenge after testing positive for Covid

Teachers warn mass testing plan to get classes running again is in ‘chaos’

Teachers have warned the mass testing plan to get classes running again is in ‘chaos’ amid demands for all primary and secondary schools to be closed like in London. The National Education Union stated that their Executive was meeting today after calling for all schools across the country to be closed for the start of the … Read more Teachers warn mass testing plan to get classes running again is in ‘chaos’

Teachers warn mass testing plan to get classes running again is in ‘chaos’

Teachers have warned the mass testing plan to get classes running again is in ‘chaos’ amid demands for all primary and secondary schools to be closed like in London. The National Education Union stated that their Executive was meeting today after calling for all schools across the country to be closed for the start of the … Read more Teachers warn mass testing plan to get classes running again is in ‘chaos’

Drones: British Army is testing autonomous ‘bugs’ that can fly in strong winds and spy on enemies

British Army is testing tiny autonomous ‘bug drones’ that can fly in strong winds of 50mph and spy on enemies more than a mile away ‘The Bug’ was developed by the British defence firms BAE Systems and UAVTEK It is a fist-sized recon drone that weighs just 6.7 oz — the same as a smartphone … Read more Drones: British Army is testing autonomous ‘bugs’ that can fly in strong winds and spy on enemies

Amir Khan breaks COVID rules AGAIN as he greets Pakistan politician two days before testing positive

Amir Khan has breached Covid-19 regulations again after meeting up-close a senior Pakistani politician who tested positive for the virus just 48 hours later. Khan shook hands and posed for pictures with Usman Buzdar, Chief Minister of Punjab province, during a high-profile boxing event on 19 December that he helped organise in the country. But … Read more Amir Khan breaks COVID rules AGAIN as he greets Pakistan politician two days before testing positive