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News StoryAnother 27,000 excess deaths 'likely' if government continues on this path, warns top scientist
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.
News StoryWe were shouted at for wearing masks. This is why the situation in the US is so dire
We were shouted at for wearing masks when we turned up outside Houston City Hall.
News StoryTheory coronavirus came from Wuhan lab must not be dismissed as conspiracy, says ex-MI6 boss
A former British spy chief says he wants a more open debate on the origin of the coronavirus pandemic and warns against dismissing as conspiracy the idea that it might have come from a laboratory.
News StoryLewis Hamilton takes a knee as F1 returns, but some drivers choose not to join him
Lewis Hamilton and most of Formula One's 20 drivers took a knee on the starting grid before the season-opening Austrian Grand Prix, although six chose not to join in.
News Story'Crystal clear' drunk people won't social distance after England's first night out in months
People have been flocking to pubs in their thousands - with some apparently flouting social distancing guidelines - as England's most significant relaxation of lockdown rules so far came into force.
News Story'Significant concerns' about Leicester clothing factories
There are "quite significant concerns" about employment practices within clothing factories in freshly locked-down Leicester, the health secretary has told Sky News.
News StoryCriminals' secret messages show organised crime bosses fear elite police squad
Organised crime bosses are scared of a "sophisticated and relentless" elite police squad, recovered messages have shown.
News StoryUK 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.
News StoryTwo dead and eight injured following nightclub shooting
Two people have died and eight are injured following a shooting at a nightclub in the US, authorities have said.
News StoryWorld has seen record 24-hour rise in coronavirus infections - WHO
The world has seen a record rise in coronavirus cases over a 24-hour period, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said.

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