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British PM announces new measures to combat Covid-19 pandemic

British PM announces new measures to combat Covid-19 pandemic

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a package of new measures to combat the second wave of the outbreak of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic in the country.

As Covid-19 resurges, Johnson pleads with UK: obey the rules

As Covid-19 resurges, Johnson pleads with UK: obey the rules

Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged the British people on Wednesday to obey rules imposed to tackle a rapidly accelerating second wave of the coronavirus outbreak, cautioning that otherwise a tougher lockdown could follow.

UK PM Johnson says no fans will be allowed at sports pilot events

UK PM Johnson says no fans will be allowed at sports pilot events

Spectators will not be allowed to attend pilot sports events for at least two weeks due to a spike in COVID-19 infection rates, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday putting a halt on plans to return to some kind of sporting normality.

Britain eyes normal life by Christmas, but preparing for second Covid-19 wave

Britain eyes normal life by Christmas, but preparing for second Covid-19 wave

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he hoped Britain could return to normality before Christmas, setting out a phased removal of lockdown restrictions, but warned that while he was hoping for the best, the country must

UK PM blasted for £900,000 plane paint job

UK PM blasted for £900,000 plane paint job

Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced scorn and ridicule Wednesday after the government revealed it will spend nearly a million pounds repainting his official plane the colours of the Union Jack.

Britain reviews distancing rule for next stage of easing lockdown

Britain reviews distancing rule for next stage of easing lockdown

Britain is reviewing its two-metre social distancing rule ahead of the next stage of lockdown easing planned for July 4, when bars, restaurants and hairdressers could reopen in England, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said

With 'Stay Alert' message, Britain's Johnson to set out plan for gradual lockdown easing

With 'Stay Alert' message, Britain's Johnson to set out plan for gradual lockdown easing

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will set out a five-tier warning system for the coronavirus in England on Sunday when he outlines the government's roadmap for gradually easing lockdown

UK to consider evidence before deciding on coronavirus next steps

UK to consider evidence before deciding on coronavirus next steps

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will consider evidence provided by scientists at a review on Thursday before taking any decision on the next steps against the coronavirus outbreak, his spokesman said on Tuesday.

Back at work, British PM Johnson faces lockdown Catch-22

Back at work, British PM Johnson faces lockdown Catch-22

Prime Minister Boris Johnson returns to work on Monday to the biggest dilemma of his premiership: how to lift the coronavirus lockdown that is destroying swathes of the British economy

UK PM 'on top of things' but under fire over early virus response

UK PM 'on top of things' but under fire over early virus response

The British government insisted Sunday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson was "on top of things" as he recovers from the coronavirus facing criticism of his early handling of the crisis.

"I owe them my life" - out of intensive care, UK's Johnson praises medics

"I owe them my life" - out of intensive care, UK's Johnson praises medics

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he owes his life to the staff of Britain's state-run National Health Service, in his first comments since being released from intensive care for treatment for Covid-19.

PM Johnson out of intensive care as he continues Covid-19 recovery

PM Johnson out of intensive care as he continues Covid-19 recovery

Prime Minister Boris Johnson was resting in hospital on Friday, recovering from Covid-19, while his fellow Britons were told to resist the temptation of spring sunshine over Easter as the coronavirus outbreak approaches a peak.