- News Home
- Other categories
Coronavirus: 27,000 excess deaths 'likely' between now and next April, says former government adviser
A further 27,000 excess deaths are "likely" between now and next April under the current approach to tackling the coronavirus pandemic, a former government chief scientific adviser says.
Coronavirus: 'Significant concerns' about Leicester clothing factories, says Matt Hancock
There are "quite significant concerns" about employment practices within clothing factories in freshly locked-down Leicester, the health secretary has told Sky News.
Coronavirus: 'I didn't know he wasn't going to come back' - widow of COVID-19 victim reveals heartbreak
The widow of a community pharmacist who died from COVID-19 has spoken of the heartbreak of not being able to see her husband before he passed away.
Islington shooting: Man shot dead in broad daylight in London
A man has been shot dead in broad daylight in London.
Lewis Hamilton warns 'silence is complicit' in racism as Formula One drivers split over taking knee
Lewis Hamilton has told his Formula One rivals that "silence is complicit" in racism after it emerged drivers are divided over whether to take a knee before Sunday's Austrian Grand Prix.
Cocaine, jewellery and £13m seized after raid on complex transit van 'hide boxes'
Some of London's "most dangerous criminals" have been arrested and jewellery, cocaine and £13m in cash seized after specially built "hides" were discovered in transit vans by the Met Police.
UK set to phase out Huawei from 5G network in major U-turn
The UK is poised to end the use of Huawei technology in its 5G network as soon as this year over security concerns.
Coronavirus wedding: Getting married? Chris and Fiona's wedding is what you can expect
Every single element of Chris and Fiona Fisher's wedding had to be changed, apart from the date.
Coronavirus: 'Brilliant' opportunity to combat HIV as demand for home tests rises during lockdown
The number of free HIV self-testing kits issued in London was 20% higher during the first eight weeks of lockdown than the same time last year, Sky News can reveal.
Tom Cruise can resume filming Mission: Impossible in UK after culture sec gives production the green light
Major sporting events, as well as TV and film productions, are to be given an exemption from the UK's 14-day coronavirus travel quarantine.