Coronavirus confusion: New slogan leaves more than two-thirds of Britons baffled

The Government is changing the emphasis with in line with a series of measures unveiled by Prime Minister Boris Johnson yesterday and the new phrase replaces the previous slogan Stay home, Protect the NHS, Save lives. However, the decision has been met with significant criticism, with GMB host Piers Morgan this morning tearing into Tory MP Andrew Brigden while branding […]

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Coronavirus: PM to unveil five-stage warning system for easing lockdown

The prime minister will unveil a five-stage coronavirus warning system as part of a gradual easing of the lockdown. Boris Johnson will also leave behind the old “stay at home” slogan and instead tell people to “stay alert, control the virus and save lives“. A five-stage system administered by a new “joint biosecurity centre” will detect increases in COVID-19 infection […]

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White House not considering another stimulus bill this month, Kudlow says

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House will not consider any further stimulus legislation this month as it eyes the economic impact from reopening U.S. states, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow told reporters on Friday, adding that formal talks with Congress have paused. Kudlow, in a separate interview on Bloomberg Television, added that the Trump administration was making contingency plans […]

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Trump considering more coronavirus economic relief measures

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Thursday his administration was considering further economic measures, possibly via executive orders, to provide help against the economic fallout from the novel coronavirus pandemic. In remarks to reporters at the White House, Trump appeared to confirm the possibility of further postponement of the deadline for filing 2019 federal income tax returns, already […]

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Coronavirus: ‘Very limited’ lockdown changes in England – Downing Street

Lockdown changes in England from next week will be “very limited”, Boris Johnson’s spokesman has confirmed. He promised the prime minister would use “maximum caution” when starting to ease some of the strict social distancing measures that have been in force for seven weeks during the coronavirus crisis. “We are at a critical moment in the fight against the virus […]

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