Charles Michel warns Britons: “Take your responsibility …

European Council President Charles Michel warned the British government on Sunday to “take its responsibility” and to fully comply with last year’s separation treaty with the EU. Michel came with his urging on Sunday after a telephone conversation with Irish Prime Minister Micheál Martin. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, meanwhile, gets a blow from two […]

Boris Johnson’s bad pass

DECRYPTION – The conservatives, until then at the top of the polls, have lost 26 points since the imposition of confinement. The British Prime Minister visits Castle Rock School in Coalville on August 26. JACK HILL / AFP London After a Scottish holiday, in the borders of the kingdom to set an example, Boris Johnson […]

COVID-19 May Erase Decades of Advances in Health Care: WHO

Two people wear masks at a community workstation in Paris. August 31, 2020. REUTERS / Christian Hartmann GENEVA, Aug 31 (Reuters) – More than 90% of countries have seen routine health services disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, leaving decades-long healthcare advances vulnerable to disappearing in a short time. period, showed a survey by the World […]

AstraZeneca begins COVID-19 antibody treatment trial

File Image: The logo of the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca is displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, USA, April 8, 2019. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid Aug 25 (Reuters) – AstraZeneca said on Tuesday it has begun testing an antibody-based treatment for the prevention and treatment […]

UK government health advisers say missing school is greater risk to kids than COVID

LONDON (Reuters) – The chief medical officers of the United Kingdom have said children should return to school after the summer holidays, warning that missing out on their education posed much bigger risks to them than catching COVID-19. FILE PHOTO: A child gestures in a classroom at Watlington Primary School during the last day of […]

In Rouen, the impressionist jewels of a “coalman”

It is the story of a “coalman”, as Monet called it, who adored landscapes of snow. Industrialist François Depeaux played a key role in the rise of the Impressionists. With its luminous collection, it is for the first time the subject of an exhibition, in Rouen. “He is someone who, through his entrepreneurial know-how, established […]

Greenland’s ice sheet saw record mass loss in 2019, study finds

(Reuters) – Greenland’s ice sheet lost a record amount of mass last year, according to a study published on Thursday, a finding that could prompt scientists to redefine their worst-case scenario as they assess the effects of climate change. FILE PHOTO: Crevasses form on top of the Helheim glacier near Tasiilaq, Greenland, June 19, 2018. […]

UK reaches 340 million safe doses of vaccine

The British government has now secured a total of 340 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine after announcing on Friday agreements with US laboratories Johnson & Johnson and Novavax for 90 million doses. • READ ALSO: COVID-19 vaccine should be generally free in the United States • READ ALSO: People died from “fake news” on COVID-19, […]