NHS England Covid vaccine website crashes as Moderna rollout begins | Vaccines and immunisation

The NHS England website allowing over-45s to book their coronavirus vaccination initially crashed, moments after it…

UK Covid live: third wave could still happen despite vaccine rollout, expert warns | Politics

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‘We will lose more doctors’: Sudan’s health workers plead for Covid jabs | Global development

More than 200 Sudanese doctors, nurses and medical workers have died from Covid-19, according to sources…

UK economy returns to growth despite Covid restrictions | Economic growth (GDP)

Britain’s economy returned to growth in February despite continuing government Covid restrictions as businesses adapted to…

Covid: surge testing deployed in south London as South African variant cases rise | Coronavirus

Officials are deploying surge testing in parts of south London after detecting dozens of cases of…

Coronavirus live news: Europe death toll passes one million; India approves Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine | World news

1.09am EDT01:09 India approves Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine India has approved the use of Russian Sputnik…

African health workers left without Covid jabs as paltry supplies dwindle | Coronavirus

Millions of healthcare workers in sub-Saharan Africa continue to risk their lives to fight Covid-19 as…

With Australia’s delayed vaccine rollout, a reunion with my parents overseas inches further from reach | Migration

The airport reunions were tough. As internal borders reopened, families separated for months by lockdown restrictions…

Australians are increasingly frustrated at the slow vaccine rollout – and they blame the federal government | Essential poll

One of the benefits of incumbency over the past year has been the degree of political…

AstraZeneca blood clotting: what is this rare syndrome and how is it caused? | Coronavirus

Since rare but severe clotting was seen in some people following vaccination with AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine,…