Sturgeon unveils five-level Covid lockdown rules for Scotland | UK news

Nicola Sturgeon has unveiled a five-level system for restricting people’s movements and limiting physical contact as…

Wash your mask daily: the ultimate guide to face coverings | World news

We hook them on to our faces, laugh, sneeze and sputter into them, then crumple them…

Tier 2 lockdown rules in England: latest Covid restrictions explained | World news

The government has announced that in England, areas deemed to require additional precautionary measures against the…

Testing sewage for Covid could detect outbreaks early, scientists say | World news

Scientists conducting tests for coronavirus in sewage to spot early warnings of where outbreaks are occurring…

Covid slump in medical charity donations ‘puts research at risk’ | Society

A slump in donations to medical charities will result in potentially life-saving research being shelved unless…

Coronavirus live news: record daily Covid deaths in Russia; CDC finds 300,000 excess deaths in US | World news

Barcelona’s hospitals are braced as a second wave of Covid-19 hospital admissions is under way, Reuters…

A third more deaths occurring at home than before Covid in England | Society

About a third more deaths in England are occurring at home than before the Covid-19 pandemic,…

NHS using drones to deliver coronavirus kit between hospitals | Technology

An NHS drone is being used to courier Covid-19 samples, blood tests and personal protective equipment…

Coronavirus live news: Liverpool mayor’s brother dies; Iran deaths exceed 30,000 | World news

9.24am EDT09:24 A further 86 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in hospital in…

Coronavirus live news: London prepares for tier 2 restrictions; global deaths near 1.1m | World news

3.17am EDT03:17 Some news of more woes now for the British pub industry, via my colleague…