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England’s Flawed Virus Contact Tracing Will Be Revamped

England’s Flawed Virus Contact Tracing Will Be Revamped

England’s Flawed Virus Contact Tracing Will Be Revamped England’s Flawed Virus Contact Tracing Will Be Revamped England will overhaul its faltering coronavirus contact-tracing system, the government said on Monday, shifting some control from private contractors to local public health teams and cutting the jobs of thousands of call center workers who had complained of having no one to call. The …

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England’s ‘World Beating’ System to Track Coronavirus Is Anything But

England’s ‘World Beating’ System to Track Coronavirus Is Anything But

England’s ‘World Beating’ System to Track Coronavirus Is Anything But England’s ‘World Beating’ System to Track Coronavirus Is Anything But LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain unveiled last month a “world beating” operation to track down people who had been exposed to the coronavirus, giving the country a chance to climb out of lockdown without losing sight of …

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The Premier League Is Back. England’s Griping About It Never Stopped.

The Premier League Is Back. England’s Griping About It Never Stopped.

The Premier League Is Back. England’s Griping About It Never Stopped. The Premier League Is Back. England’s Griping About It Never Stopped. And most of all, it was there in the fraught discussion over how, and even if, the season should be resolved. That conversation was conducted not only between soccer fans and the public, but among soccer fans themselves, …

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Coronavirus: Nearly half of England’s primary schools ignored government’s pleas to reopen, poll suggests

Coronavirus Wales: All schools to reopen at one-third capacity in late June

Coronavirus: Nearly half of England’s primary schools ignored government’s pleas to reopen, poll suggests Coronavirus: Nearly half of England’s primary schools ignored government’s pleas to reopen, poll suggests Thousands of primary schools in England have defied the government’s call for schools to reopen amid concerns that coronavirus is still too prevalent to do so. A National Education Union (NEU) poll …

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England’s Premier League Becomes Latest Proxy for Saudi-Qatar Dispute

England’s Premier League Becomes Latest Proxy for Saudi-Qatar Dispute

England’s Premier League Becomes Latest Proxy for Saudi-Qatar Dispute England’s Premier League Becomes Latest Proxy for Saudi-Qatar Dispute LONDON — The proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Qatar has spilled over into England’s Premier League, with a Qatari broadcast company seeking to block a Saudi Arabia-backed takeover of the Newcastle United team. The company, beIN Media Group, the rights holder …

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Coronavirus: What will the Bank of England’s interest rate cut mean for your mortgage?

Coronavirus: What will the Bank of England’s interest rate cut mean for your mortgage?

The Bank of England announced a surprise 0.5 per cent cut to its main interest rate on Wednesday, ahead of a Budget that is expected to contain further measures to help support the economy through the coronavirus outbreak. But how will the rate cut affect your personal finances, particularly if you have a mortgage? Mortgage rates Download the new Independent …

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