‘Major incident’ in London as number of COVID patients soars

London mayor warns hospitals in the capital will be inundated and more will die unless action is taken swiftly. A “major incident” has been declared in London, with warnings hospitals in the UK capital could be overwhelmed with coronavirus patients if people do not stay at home. “The stark reality is that we will run […]

London declares ‘major incident’ with hospitals at risk of COVID-19 deluge

LONDON: Britain’s medical regulator on Friday approved Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine for use, the health ministry said, adding that it had agreed to purchase an additional 10 million doses of the shot as it eyed a spring rollout of the shot.Three COVID-19 vaccines have now been approved for use in Britain, with Pfizer/BioNTech’s shot and one […]

‘Serious’ nuclear incident in Finland but no radiation leak

The incident was described as ‘serious’ and readiness protocols at the facility had been launched. A nuclear reactor in Finland entered an automatic shutdown after a radiation spike was detected inside the plant’s systems on Thursday, but no radiation escaped the facility. “This is a significant and an exceptional incident and we consider it important […]