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The U.K. prime minister has announced new measures to crack down on a surge in COVID-19 infections that could last six months.
FROM HUFFPOST U.K.
The medical body said the government's statement is an "abandonment of the national heroes who have stood up for our people."
FROM HUFFPOST INDIA
The UK helpline has dealt with more cases this year than it did during the whole of 2019, with women worst affected.
FROM HUFFPOST U.K.
“By the time you have your 12 a.m. class, your brain has checked out. My classes are really interesting and I shouldn’t be holding my head in my hands,” one student.
FROM HUFFPOST INDIA
“I can’t stop thinking that he was ultimately given a death sentence.”
FROM HUFFPOST CANADA
More than six months into the pandemic, parts of Europe and the U.S. are still failing the basics of fighting COVID-19.
UK police said it was pure luck that the passenger wasn't seriously injured or killed.
Preventing wildfires largely comes down to "taking climate change seriously," the country's agriculture minister said.
“The time has come to fully leave our colonial past behind,” said Barbados Governor General Sandra Mason.
The Health Ministry reported 90,123 new cases in the past 24 hours.