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Government pauses key part of school testing plan, after PHE says balance between risk and benefit ‘unclear’

Concerns have been raised over the use of lateral flow devices (LFDs) in schools

Government pauses key part of school testing plan, after PHE says balance between risk and benefit ‘unclear’ Government pauses key part of school testing plan, after PHE says balance between risk and benefit ‘unclear’ The government has paused a key part of their testing plan for schools following advice from Public Health England (PHE), who said the balance between risks …

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Covid Patient Study Shows Some Benefit From an Arthritis Drug

Covid Patient Study Shows Some Benefit From an Arthritis Drug

Covid Patient Study Shows Some Benefit From an Arthritis Drug Covid Patient Study Shows Some Benefit From an Arthritis Drug Adding an arthritis drug called baricitinib to Covid treatment regimens that include the antiviral drug remdesivir might shave a day or more off recovery times, especially for those who are seriously sick, according to a study published on Friday. The …

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Homebuyers only have two weeks to benefit from stamp duty holiday

The average property price is up 7.5 per cent in a year, partly due to people looking for larger homes during the pandemic

Homebuyers only have two weeks to benefit from stamp duty holiday Homebuyers only have two weeks to benefit from stamp duty holiday Buyers wishing to take advantage of the current stamp duty holiday have less than three weeks to agree to a deal on their new home thanks to the extortionate length of time the average sale takes to go …

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Indians Firms May Benefit From Trump’s H-1B Limits

Indians Firms May Benefit From Trump's H-1B Limits

Indians Firms May Benefit From Trump’s H-1B Limits Indians Firms May Benefit From Trump’s H-1B Limits “He was overworked and extremely exhausted,” said his brother, Mukul Jain. “He told me he hadn’t slept in two to three days because he was helping employees in India, Europe and the U.S. to work from home.” T.C.S. declined to comment about Mr. Jain’s …

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Why Male Baboons Benefit From Female Friends

Why Male Baboons Benefit From Female Friends

Why Male Baboons Benefit From Female Friends Why Male Baboons Benefit From Female Friends In the shadow of Mount Kilimanjaro, baboons live out their daily dramas. They tussle, they mate, they care for their young. Some are loners and others have lots of friends. Now research has shown that those platonic relationships might be just as important as the relationships …

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China Is on a Building Binge, and the Global Economy Could Benefit

China Is on a Building Binge, and the Global Economy Could Benefit

China Is on a Building Binge, and the Global Economy Could Benefit China Is on a Building Binge, and the Global Economy Could Benefit The coronavirus pandemic forced China to bring industrial activity to a halt earlier this year, but the country is revving its engines again — and global prices of metals are reflecting that renewed appetite for growth. …

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Unemployment Claims Rise as Rollout of $300 Benefit Lags

Unemployment Claims Rise as Rollout of $300 Benefit Lags

Unemployment Claims Rise as Rollout of $300 Benefit Lags Unemployment Claims Rise as Rollout of $300 Benefit Lags The job market shows signs of softening, even as a move by President Trump to replace lost unemployment benefits is struggling to get off the ground. The Labor Department reported Thursday that new state unemployment claims jumped to 1.1 million last week, …

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What is Trump’s $400 employment benefit and when will it start?

What is Trump’s $400 employment benefit and when will it start?

What is Trump’s $400 employment benefit and when will it start? What is Trump’s $400 employment benefit and when will it start? The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. President Donald Trump has signed an executive memorandum authorising an extra $400 in weekly unemployment insurance benefits. The apparent …

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Without $600 Weekly Benefit, Unemployed Face Bleak Choices

Without $600 Weekly Benefit, Unemployed Face Bleak Choices

Without $600 Weekly Benefit, Unemployed Face Bleak Choices Without $600 Weekly Benefit, Unemployed Face Bleak Choices When Latrish Oseko lost her job last spring, government aid helped prevent a crisis from becoming a catastrophe. A $1,700 federal stimulus payment meant that when her 26-year-old car broke down, she could replace it. The $600 a week in extra unemployment benefits from …

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Why Replacing the $600 Employment Benefit Could Take Months

Why Replacing the $600 Employment Benefit Could Take Months

Why Replacing the $600 Employment Benefit Could Take Months Why Replacing the $600 Employment Benefit Could Take Months WASHINGTON — Republicans want to replace a weekly bonus check for the unemployed with a new system that offers 70 percent of the wages workers were earning before they were laid off. Experts say it would be a difficult switch to pull …

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