Ministers ‘still hiding’ full details of 2016 pandemic simulation | World news

The government has been accused of withholding the full findings of a simulation exercise that warned…

Poll reveals steep rise in younger adults flouting UK’s Covid restrictions | World news

The proportion of younger adults who admit to flouting Covid-19 restrictions has increased in the past…

We’re endlessly told why populism works. Now see how it might fail | Nick Cohen | Opinion

We have heard lectures on why radical rightwing movements win for what feels like an age.…

UK has mounted covert attacks against Russian leadership, says ex-mandarin | Technology

Britain has carried a series of covert attacks on Russia’s leaders and their allies, the former…

Two found guilty of murdering Irish dancer with ‘devil’s breath’ drug | UK news

A man and a woman have been convicted of the first known murder in Britain using…

Police targeted Piers Corbyn at anti-lockdown protests, court told | UK news

Piers Corbyn was “specifically targeted” by police at anti-lockdown protests and there was a “politicisation in…

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…

Savings account aims to thank NHS staff for work in Covid crisis | Money

A savings account exclusively for NHS workers has been launched to thank them for their work…

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…

UK coronavirus live: Greater Manchester enters tier 3, as Wales prepares for circuit breaker | Politics

4.41am EDT04:41 Andy Street, the Conservative mayor of the West Midlands, has urged the government to…