Day: February 10, 2021

Covid-19: 10-year jail term for travel lies defended

A maximum 10-year jail term for lying about recent travel history has been defended by the government. From Monday 15th February, people arriving in England from “red list” countries must isolate for 10 days in hotels, costing £1,750. It follows concerns that existing vaccines being rolled out in the UK may struggle to control new virus …

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First vaccine dose delivers two-thirds protection across all age groups, provisional results find

A single dose of the Pfizer vaccine delivers around 65 per cent protection against coronavirus in both older people and young adults, provisional results have found. The jab begins to become effective in just two weeks, according to The Sun, and after the second dose people’s protection rises to 84 percent. It has been reported the Oxford vaccine is …

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