All people on learning disabilities register in England to be invited for Covid vaccine

Care minister confirms move up priority list after advice from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage People who are on … Read More

China did ‘little’ to hunt for Covid origins in early months, says WHO document

Exclusive: summary from visit last year reveals Chinese officials offered scant details Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Chinese officials did “little” in terms of epidemiological investigations … Read More

UK Covid live: Boris Johnson sets out roadmap to end England’s lockdown

Prime minister tells MPs new plan for schools, social contact, retail and hospitality Boris Johnson considers ‘Covid status certificates’ to unlock England Step by step: how England’s Covid lockdown will … Read More

Coronavirus: UK should donate vaccines to poorer nations now, says new WTO chief; two die amid lockdown protests in Gabon

Thousands of China’s Sinovac vaccine on way to Mexico France reports increase in daily Covid death toll Ireland reports three cases of Brazilian variant See all our coronavirus coverage 9.05am … Read More

20.5m years of life may have been lost to Covid across 81 countries, study finds

Data shows virus has taken far greater toll than flu, to which it is often dismissively compared Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage More than 20.5 million … Read More

Israel allows 1,000 Covid vaccines into blockaded Gaza after hold up

Sputnik vaccines being sent to frontline medical workers after previous shipment was blocked Israel has permitted Palestinian officials to send the first shipment of 1,000 coronavirus vaccines to the blockaded … Read More