United Kingdom 's four nations to relax COVID-19 restrictions to save Christmas

LONDON: The four nations of the United Kingdom have agreed to relax COVID-19 restrictions for Christmas to allow up to three households to meet at home for five days. England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland have taken differing approaches to handle the pandemic so far but the leaders of the devolved nations reached an agreement … Read more

England to enter stricter three-tier system after COVID lockdown ends on Dec 2

LONDON: England will end a national COVID-19 lockdown on December 2 and move into tougher tiered regional restrictions than before, with more areas facing severe constraints to prevent the virus from reigniting, Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s office said. Johnson ordered England in to a month-long lockdown in early November after infection cases and deaths started … Read more