UK Covid live: Pfizer and AstraZeneca vaccines reduce hospital admissions by 85% and 94%, study suggests | Politics

Good morning. Today Boris Johnson is going to unveil what the government describes as its “roadmap…

Cautious Johnson faces battle with own MPs over lockdown exit | World news

When Boris Johnson stands at the dispatch box on Monday to deliver his roadmap for easing…

One Pfizer/BioNTech shot gives 85% Covid protection – study | World news

A single dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine gives people 85% protection from Covid-19, according to a…

UK Covid lockdowns can be eased quicker due to vaccines and data, MPs told | World news

The success of the vaccination programme makes it possible to consider lifting the lockdown restrictions, scientists…

Humour over rumour? The world can learn a lot from Taiwan’s approach to fake news | Arwa Mahdawi | Opinion

Matt Hancock, we learned recently, got a few pointers on how to shape the UK’s vaccine…

‘Encouraging’ signs for Covid vaccine as over-80s deaths fall in England | Society

The UK’s vaccination programme appears to have started reducing coronavirus deaths, according to an expert who…

Covid: almost 2m more people in England will be asked to shield | World news

Nearly 2 million more people in England will be asked to shield and 800,000 of those…

Boris Johnson says ‘very low’ Covid case rate key to easing lockdown | World news

Boris Johnson is closely monitoring coronavirus case rates as a requirement for easing restrictions in England,…

Covid: 15m jabs offered in UK, but still ‘long way to go’, says Boris Johnson – video | Politics

First dose of vaccination has  been offered to the four priority groups in England considered most…

Coronavirus live news: UK minister cautious about reopening England's schools on 8 March; German borders tightened

Dominic Raab says ‘we need to wait to see’ data before deciding how schools will reopen;…