British PM Boris Johnson, girlfriend welcome new baby

April 29, 2020 Dailymail 0

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s fiancée Carrie Symonds on Tuesday gave birth to a ‘healthy’ baby boy at an NHS hospital in London today – weeks earlier than anticipated, Dailymail reports. Mr Johnson is said to have been by his 32-year-old fiancee’s side throughout the labour before their son entered the world in the early hours of this morning. The safe arrival Read More

Breaking: Global Covid-19 deaths now over 200,000, cases near 3m

April 25, 2020 BBC 0

More than 200,000 people worldwide have now died with the coronavirus, figures from Johns Hopkins University show. There are more than 2.8 million confirmed cases of Covid-19, according to the tally. It comes after the number of fatalities in the US passed 50,000, as Americans endure the world’s deadliest outbreak. On 11 January, Chinese state media reported the first known Read More

Covid-19: Italy daily death toll go low, Spain cases soar

April 12, 2020 Editorial IV 0

A further 431 people have died – the lowest in a 24-hour period since 19 March – bringing the total to 19,899. Italy, the worst-hit country in Europe, has recorded its lowest number of new coronavirus-related deaths in more than three weeks. Authorities say 431 people died with COVID-19 in the past day – the lowest in a 24-hour period since 19 Read More

British PM recovers, leaves hospital

April 12, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has left hospital after being treated for coronavirus, but will not immediately return to work, Downing Street says. Mr Johnson, 55, was taken to St Thomas’ hospital, in London, on Sunday – 10 days after testing positive for the virus. He had three nights in intensive care before returning to a ward on Thursday. Downing Street Read More

Breaking: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson ‘leans on oxygen’

April 7, 2020 BBC 0

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has spent the night in intensive care at a central London hospital after his coronavirus symptoms worsened. Mr Johnson, 55, has been given oxygen but has not been put on a ventilator, cabinet minister Michael Gove said. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has been asked to deputise for the PM. Arriving at No 10 on Tuesday, he Read More