UK PM Johnson stable after second night in intensive care battling Covid-19

LONDON (REUTERS) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson spent a second night in intensive care and was in a stable condition on Wednesday (April 8) after receiving oxygen support for Covid-19 complications while his foreign minister directs the country’s battle against the outbreak. Johnson, who tested positive nearly two weeks ago, was taken to St Thomas’ hospital on Sunday evening […]

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Mother of quadruplets dies after contracting coronavirus

A mother of five who was a respected councillor has died after contracting Covid-19 during a trip to Pakistan. Shabnum Sadiq, who served on Slough Borough Council, died on April 6 after suffering ‘complications’ from the virus. She leaves behind her husband and five children including 13-year-old quads. A spokesman for the local authority said that it was flying flags […]

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Heartbreak as 12-week-old baby comes down with coronavirus

A mother has spoken of her devastation after her 12-week-old baby contracted coronavirus – one of the UK’s youngest cases to date. Winter-Rose Watson was admitted to hospital on Friday morning suffering from a high temperature and struggling to breathe. Her mum, Jade, 27 said doctors initially ruled Covid-19 out but tests the next day confirmed the virus, she said. […]

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Germany's new coronavirus infections rise most in three days

BERLIN (BLOOMBERG) – The number of new coronavirus infections in Germany rose the most in the last three days, bringing the total to 107,663 in one of Europe’s worst-hit nations. More than two weeks after the government ordered its citizens to to adhere to strict limits on public life, infections grew by 4,288 on Wednesday (April 8), according to data […]

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UK dairy farmers on the brink: Industry leaders in urgent plea to government for support

Demand for milk from cafes and restaurants has evaporated after the imposition of the current lockdown, that was introduced to stem the tide of COVID-19 infections. Some farmers have even been forced to pour away their milk, as processors have stopped making pick-ups. The Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers (RABDF) wants the government to introduce a similar scheme of support that […]

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Piers Morgan rips into Meghan and Harry over new Archewell brand name – ‘give zero f****’

The GMB host took to his Twitter page to criticise the pair for their proclamation that they are naming their organisation “Archewell” after a Greek word that according to the couple means “source of action.” However, as the Prime Minister currently battles severe coronavirus symptoms in St Thomas ICU, Mr Morgan tweeted that the former Sussex couple’s Hollywood plans are […]

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