Doctors call for shorter gap between Pfizer Covid vaccine doses in UK | World news

The gap between the first and second dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine must be reduced…

Summer holidays cancelled? UK faces big decision on border | World news

Slumped on the sofa after another day of home schooling, many families will have longingly eyed…

Reasons why Covid variant could kill more people are uncertain | World news

Those who may have been comforted in recent weeks by the evolutionary theory of virus mutation…

English schools may reopen regionally, medical chief suggests | World news

England’s deputy chief medical officer, Dr Jenny Harries, has suggested that a regional approach may be…

Lord Sumption tells stage 4 cancer patient her life is ‘less valuable’ | Law

The former supreme court justice Jonathan Sumption has been criticised for telling a woman with stage…

All adults in UK to be offered Covid vaccine by September, says Raab | World news

All adults in the UK should have been offered the Covid vaccination by September, Dominic Raab…

Questions will be asked over timing of closing UK travel corridors | World news

The announced closure of all international travel corridors to the UK marks the end of another…

UK shuts travel corridors and requires negative Covid tests to enter | World news

Boris Johnson has announced a dramatic tightening of the UK’s borders, with all international arrivals to…

Schools demand No 10 explain unauthorised use of rapid Covid tests | Education

School leaders have demanded urgent clarity about the government’s flagship mass-testing strategy for schools after the…

Covid infection numbers levelling off in parts of England | World news

The number of people testing positive for coronavirus has begun to level off in some parts…