Britain gets ready for roll-out of Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine this week

Britain gets ready for roll-out of Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine this week

Britain is preparing to become the first country to roll out the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine this week, initially making the shot available at hospitals before distributing stocks to doctors' clinics, the government said on Sunday.

UK orders health service to be ready for vaccine by December

UK orders health service to be ready for vaccine by December

The British government has asked the National Health Service to be ready to deploy any Covid vaccine from the start of December and it will then roll it out, starting with the most vulnerable, the health minister said on Tuesday.

Dementia Sufferers at risk of discrimination due to Covid-19

Dementia Sufferers at risk of discrimination due to Covid-19

People with dementia and those who care for them are being pushed to the extreme by the Covid-19 pandemic, the CEO of Alzheimer’s Disease International has warned while participating in a global discussion

Britain's Johnson warns that health service could be overwhelmed by coronavirus

Britain's Johnson warns that health service could be overwhelmed by coronavirus

Britain's National Health Service (NHS) could be "overwhelmed" by the coronavirus like the Italian health system in just two weeks, Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned on Sunday in the face of rising numbers of deaths.

Britain trials virtual reality time travel to combat dementia

Britain trials virtual reality time travel to combat dementia

About 100 dementia sufferers in Britain will take part in government-backed trials using virtual reality to help recall lost memories, the firm behind the technology said on Tuesday.

Excavation works of sewage project begin

Excavation works of sewage project begin

Excavation works for the main trunk sewer, a part of the Doha South Sewage Infrastructure Project, have started.