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Human trial of new coronavirus vaccine begins in UK

Volunteers have begun being immunised with a new UK coronavirus vaccine as part of a trial led by Prof Robin Shattock and his colleagues at Imperial College London

Covid-19 symptoms worsens, UK PM Boris Johnson moved to ICU

United Kingdom's Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care in hospital after his coronavirus symptoms "worsened", Downing Street has said.

UK Health minister Nadine Dorries tested positive coronavirus

UK Health minister and Conservative MP Nadine Dorries been diagnosed with coronavirus.

No visas for low-skilled workers, UK says

Low-skilled workers would not get visas under post-Brexit immigration plans unveiled by the government.

UK to take back 42 containers of plastic waste from Malaysia

The United Kingdom has agreed to take back 42 containers of illegally exported plastic waste from Malaysia in accordance with the Basel Convention.

Brexit: British MPs reject early election plan again

Boris Johnson is to try again for a 12 December general election on Tuesday - despite MPs rejecting his plan.

Thomas Cook customers to fly home after firm collapses

The first flights bringing Thomas Cook holidaymakers home to the UK have landed amid some reports of disruption.

Brexit: Boris Johnson failed in second attempt to trigger election

The MPs in UK have again rejected Prime Minister Boris Johnson's calls for a snap election, as the five-week suspension of Parliament begins.

UK PM loses key vote on Brexit

Tory rebels and opposition MPs have defeated the government in the first stage of their attempt to pass a law designed to prevent a no-deal Brexit.

UK Parliament suspension sparks furious backlash

Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament has prompted an angry backlash from MPs and campaigners.