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Call to axe mandatory vaccines for frontline staff amid 'paralysing' need
Unmet need is "paralysing" health and social care services and the requirement for frontline staff to be vaccinated against coronavirus must be abandoned, a social care boss has warned.
Vulnerable Malians could 'pay the price' of heavy sanctions, warn aid groups
More than a dozen aid organisations have called for humanitarian exemptions to heavy sanctions imposed on Mali after the military leadership postponed planned February elections.
William comforts grieving boy who lost his mother, saying 'it gets easier'
The Duke of Cambridge has sympathised with a grieving schoolboy during a visit to a centre helping vulnerable people, telling him things will get "easier".
Removal of Covid rules in UK risks premature signal of victory
Boris Johnson's decision to remove all plan B measures in England - and to signal the end of the legal requirement to self-isolate - comes as the Omicron surge in the UK appears to have peaked.
UK inflation hits near-30 year high as food prices surge
Britain's rate of inflation has rocketed to its highest level for nearly 30 years as the cost-of-living squeeze intensifies, according to official figures.
A fourth shot may not offer much more protection against catching Omicron, an early Israeli study suggests.
JERUSALEM - Preliminary results from a small Israeli study examining the effects of a fourth coronavirus vaccine dose suggest that despite an increase in antibody levels, the additional dose a few months after a third shot may not do much more to prevent infection with the Omicron variant.
Government help in energy crisis should be 'targeted', says ScottishPower boss
The boss of one of the UK's biggest energy suppliers has said that support for households facing spiralling energy costs should be targeted at those most in need.
Labour unveils 10-point plan for living with Covid-19
British-made Covid-19 tests, preventing the sale of the UK's vaccine manufacturing centre and improving ventilation in schools are ideas contained in Labour's 10-point plan for living with Covid.
Labour unveils 10-point plan for living with Covid-19
British-made Covid-19 tests, preventing the sale of the UK's vaccine manufacturing centre and improving ventilation in schools are ideas contained in Labour's 10-point plan for living with Covid.
Want to get omicron and just get it over with? Here's why that's a bad idea
Keith Bishop/Getty Images Millions of people are testing positive with COVID-19 in the U.S. each week and the FDA warns that most Americans will get the virus at some point.