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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.

UK Covid-19 death toll hits 51,766, including suspected cases

UK Covid-19 death toll hits 51,766, including suspected cases

The United Kingdom's Covid-19 death toll hit 51,766 on Tuesday, according to a Reuters tally of official data sources that confirmed the country's place as one of the worst hit in the world.

UK says PM's adviser did not break lockdown rules with 400 km drive

UK says PM's adviser did not break lockdown rules with 400 km drive

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson resisted calls on Saturday from opposition parties to sack adviser Dominic Cummings after he travelled 400 km while his wife showed Covid-19 symptoms

UK's Covid-19 death toll tops 38,000, worst in Europe

UK's Covid-19 death toll tops 38,000, worst in Europe

The United Kingdom's Covid-19 death toll topped 38,000 as of early May, by far the worst yet reported in Europe, raising questions about Prime Minister Boris Johnson's handling of the coronavirus crisis.

UK death toll 27,241, says opposition Labour leader Starmer

UK death toll 27,241, says opposition Labour leader Starmer

The United Kingdom's Covid-19 death toll is probably higher than 27,241 making it one of the worst-hit countries in Europe, opposition Labour Party leader Keir Starmer said

UK at 'dangerous' stage, no lockdown exit strategy in sight

UK at 'dangerous' stage, no lockdown exit strategy in sight

Britain's stand-in leader resisted pressure on Sunday to explain how the government plans to ease a coronavirus lockdown that has been in place for a month

UK PM Johnson moved to intensive care as Covid-19 symptoms worsen

UK PM Johnson moved to intensive care as Covid-19 symptoms worsen

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to an intensive care unit on Monday after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, and his Downing Street office said he was still conscious.