Scientists accused of 'trying to bounce us into decisions' and impose Covid restrictions
Leaked minutes revealed that advisers are pushing for much tougher restrictions on travel despite emerging evidence that the risk posed by the variant may have been overstated.Read more: Daily Mail Online »
Politics UK news latest: Downing Street police officers give 'extremely damning' evidence to Sue Gray
Politics latest as Boris Johnson facing make-or-break week for his leadership; Sue Gray investigation expected to conclude this week; Downing Street officers have reportedly been interviewed about partygate claims; Tory MP claims she was sacked as junior minister over her 'Muslimness'. Read more >>
COVID-19: Facebook removes Chinese-backed network of fake accounts spreading coronavirus disinformationThe false profiles, with links to Chinese-backed agencies, originated and spread false claims the US pressured scientists to blame China for COVID-19. Won't go after them for, you know, lying and infecting the world, but for what you perceive as disinfo - throw the book at them! good
Biden extends transport mask mandate until MarchBREAKING: Biden extends transport mask mandate until March
High blood pressure: The free way to keep blood pressure 'in good shape' - tipsHIGH blood pressure, also called hypertension, increases your risk of having a heart attack and stroke. Fortunately, there are a number of ways you can keep yours in a healthy range, or indeed lower it.
South Africa Covid cases double as fears grow over omicron spreadScientists are concerned the new Covid variant may be more transmissible than delta If the symptoms are minor, the sooner everyone catches it the better. It would out-compete the more dangerous variants and finally put this hysteria to bed.
‘Traitor’: the Australian researchers working under the weight of pandemic misinformationScientists face barrage of conspiracy theories and falsehoods at unprecedented levels, study finds For the nth time, we need to stop defunding public education and, stop funding private religious schools. One thing in this article I agree with, is the lack of specialist journalists, those with the skills to criticise and evaluate science is adding to the spread of misinformation. This in turn with social media then leads to fake or misleading information and conspiracy theories
CDC orders airlines to give names of travelers from 8 countriesThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is ordering all airlines to turn over the names of passengers who arrived in the country from eight flights that are facing travel restrictions ✈️🦠😳 👀 Omicron hit countries