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COVID-19: Hotel quarantine plans for England in 'chaos'
England's plan is for UK nationals and residents returning from 30 "red list" COVID countries to pay for hotel isolation but the scheme has faced delays and now the government is facing criticism.
6 new COVID-19 cases reported in Bermuda, 1 March 2021
The Ministry of Health received 1385 test results since the last update, and six were positive for COVID-19.
Twitter cracks down on COVID vaccine misinformation with strike system
Accounts with two strikes against them will be locked for 12 hours. Five strikes will get a user permanently banned from Twitter.
Premier and Minister of Finance meet with Unions
Yesterday, the Premier, The Hon. David Burt JP, MP and the Minister of Finance, the Hon. Curtis L. Dickinson JP, MP, hosted a luncheon for representatives of Bermuda’s Unions to...
EU law requires companies to fix electronic goods for up to 10 years
Companies that sell refrigerators, washers, hairdryers, or TVs in the European Union will need to ensure those appliances can be repaired for up to 10 years.
Kamal Worrell Charged With Murder of Chavelle Dillon Burgess
Following a review of evidence in this case Mr. Kamal Worrell was charged with the murder of Chavelle and appeared in Magistrates' Court Monday morning 1 March.
International travel delays could cost the UK economy €30bn
The UK has just announced its plan for leaving lockdown - but experts are predicting huge losses to the economy if international travel is delayed any longer.
Bermuda Government - Press Conference - 2021/2022 Budget
The Hon. David Burt, Premier and the Hon. Curtis Dickinson speak on the 2021/2022 Budget. March 1st 2021
BBC apologises after mixing up two black MPs in Parliament
Labour MP Marsha de Cordova has blasted the broadcaster, saying black women are confused for one another due to structural racism.
Patients asked black Derby nurse if she was qualified
A nurse has spoken about the racist abuse she has received at work as part of a trust campaign to get more staff to tell their stories.
Nearly 100,000 People Sign Petition Asking Amazon to Accept Dogecoin
A years-old petition urging Amazon to let customers pay in the cryptocurrency Dogecoin has attracted fresh attention in recent days as members of a popular Reddit community re-s...
Twitter Now Labeling Content for 'Misleading Information' on COVID-19 Vaccines
Back in December, Twitter Safety announced the social media platform would begin prioritizing the "removal of the most harmful misleading information" from users' timelines. Twi...
Microsoft Founder Bill Gates Says Android Crushes Apple - via an iPhone App
Bill Gates let on that he preferred phones running the Android operating system to Apple's iOS because they often came pre-installed with software from Microsoft, the Big Tech g...
The Best Dressed Stars at the 2021 Golden Globes
The term “virtual red carpet” may call to mind viral style and the internet’s democratizing effect on fashion, but celebrities provided an alternate view at tonight’s Golden Glo...
FATF Says It Is Open to Amending Crypto Travel Rule Guidance
The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is open to amending the “travel rule,” its guidance for cryptocurrency exchanges and companies providing crypto services.
FED President Classifies Digital Dollar as High-Priority Project
Jerome Powell, the Federal Reserve (FED) president, treats the digital dollar as a “high priority project.” Powell confirmed in a hearing before the Senate Banking Committee tha...
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Just ONE dose of Pfizer or AstraZeneca vaccine slashes Covid hospitalisations for over-80s by 80%, English study says
A single dose of the Pzifer or AstraZeneca vaccine against Covid-19 cuts the hospitalisation rate of those aged 80 years and older by 80 percent, Public Health England (PHE) off...
Ex-BBC producer who supplied drugs for VIP sex parties jailed
A former BBC radio producer who sold crystal meth to friends for VIP sex parties has been jailed for 21 months.
Meghan and Prince Harry unveil major overhaul to Archewell website - Diana's photo removed
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex launched the website for their charitable foundation in December. Diana was centre stage with a picture of a young Harry and his mother, taken in ...
Ex-French President Nicolas Sarkozy Jailed In Corruption Case
A French court on Monday convicted former president Nicolas Sarkozy on charges of corruption and influence peddling, handing him a three-year prison sentence of which two years ...
Bitcoin surges 8% amid Citi comments, China region mining ban
The price of bitcoin surged 8% on Monday after logging its worst weekly performance since March 2020 last week. The move higher follows an upbeat note from Citi and news of a ba...
NJ legalized weed but left out black market pot dealers. Now, they want in.
The black market marijuana dealers in New Jersey say they'll keep slinging pot illegally unless they're welcomed into the NJ legal weed industry.
5 Secrets To Decorate A Teenager’s Bedroom
It’s very rare for a teenager to agree with the parents regardless the topic so imagine how much of a challenge it would be to have to decorate a teen’s bedroom.
The Best Street Style at Milan Fashion Week Fall 2021
The street style at Milan’s mostly digital shows will certainly look different this week, but it’s hardly disappearing.
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