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Red Cross warns coronavirus is driving discrimination in Asia

FILE PHOTO: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Secretary General Jagan Chapagain attends a signing ceremony after the International Automobile...

NHS BAME staff: ‘Traumatised, stressed and burnt out’

by LAUREN CODLING ASIAN healthcare staff have revealed the stress and exhaustion they have suffered during the pandemic, as data revealed the BAME workforce is...

UK faces one million job cuts in 2020 due to pandemic, says study

"There are still many parts of the economy where perfectly viable businesses cannot bring people back because of the ongoing disruption caused by the...

Birmingham warned of tougher curbs if current measures ‘are not sufficient’

"These changes have been prompted by a very worrying rise in the rate of infection across the city and it’s vital we now...

India may authorise Covid-19 vaccine in a ‘speedy’ way

Medical staff wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) take a nasal swab sample from a woman during a Covid-19 Coronavirus screening outside a quarantine centre,...

‘This isn’t a game’: Experts warn of second wave, national lockdown as cases surge

Groups of people gather in Battersea Park on September 13, 2020 in South West London, England. Concerned by rising cases of Covid-19, the British...

AstraZeneca resumes UK vaccine trials after pause due to patient illness

Laboratory technicians handles vials as part of filling and packaging tests for the large-scale production and supply of the University of Oxfords Covid-19 vaccine...

India reports nearly 100,000 Covid cases in a day

A Royal Bengal tiger rests as a health worker wearing Personal Protective Equipments (PPE) suit (R) sprays disinfectants at the Kamla Nehru Zoological Garden...

Birmingham tightens restrictions as virus ‘R’ rate rises

From next Tuesday, more than 1.1 million people in Birmingham are banned from mixing with any other household, after the rate of infection rose...

UK universities prepare to reopen with ‘Covid-secure measures’ in place

"If you are a student who is about to return to university or go to university for the first time, then please, for the...