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Brexit back in the News…

Keep promises or face no‑deal Brexit, Michel Barnier tells Boris Johnson https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/keep-promises-or-face-no-deal-brexit-michel-barnier-tells-boris-johnson-c2rcdjsns
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Italian gran, 104, who survived Spanish flu pandemic becomes world’s oldest person to overcome coronavirus

A WOMAN of 104 has become the world’s oldest person to survive coronavirus. Italian Ada Zanusso is on the mend after fighting off the killer bug. … Italian gran, 104, who survived Spanish flu pandemic becomes world’s oldest person to overcome coronavirus
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Italy sees jump in coronavirus cases to 6,820 as 743 new victims are added to death toll despite recent decline

ITALY’S coronavirus death toll has soared by 743 in a single day to 6,820 – just as the country hoped it had turned the corner. The total number of … Italy sees jump in coronavirus cases to 6,820 as 743 new victims are added to death toll despite recent decline
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Europe & Global Coronavirus Update…

The European Union will ban travellers from outside from the bloc for 30 days in an unprecedented move to seal its borders amid the coronavirus crisis. The measure is expected to apply to 26 EU states as well as Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. UK citizens will be unaffected. The ban came as deaths continued to soar in Italy and Spain, and France began a strict lockdown. Europe has been badly hit by the virus, which has killed 7,500 globally. Meanwhile, the Euro 2020 football competition has been postponed by a year. The virus has infected more than 185,000 people worldwide,
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European Business News / EuropeanBiz – Latest European Economic News After Coronavirus Impact…

Europe’s economy was meant to have a decent year in 2020. Factory production in the 19-country eurozone rose strongly in January, after a tentative truce in the US-China trade war. Consumer confidence was strong. Housebuilders’ order books were full. The stage was set for a solid, albeit unspectacular year. The European economy would see “steady and moderate growth”, predicted the European commission’s economic forecast on 13 February. It also warned of clouds on the horizon, including a new virus. Noting mounting concern about coronavirus, as well as “downside” risks, the Brussels forecast concluded the outbreak would peak in the first three
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Battling coronavirus-misinformation in the age of social media…

Public health professionals trying to provide the nation with facts about the spread of coronavirus are battling a wave of misinformation, as they wrestle with the first major British health crisis of the smartphone era. Officials are providing regular updates to the media on the spread of the infection, but at the same time half-truths about the best way to treat the illness are already going viral on WhatsApp and other messaging services. Some are suggesting dubious herbal remedies, while one viral message – which claims to be advice from an uncle who is a Chinese doctor – mixes standard
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Brighton and Crystal Palace players defy coronavirus fears with handshake before game and holding hands with mascots

Brighton and Crystal Palace players defy coronavirus fears with handshake before game and holding hands with mascots BRIGHTON and Crystal Palace players showed no coronavirus concerns ahead of their lunchtime clash. Players stepped out onto the field holding the hands of mascots before greeting each other with handshakes before kick-off. Players and officials showed no concerns over the coranavirus BT Sports A number of Premier League clubs are taking extra precautions to limit any risk of the virus spreading among squads. West Ham boss David Moyes has banned handshakes, forcing players to fist-bump and use anti-bacterial hand gel in a
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Sassuolo chiefs fly to London to try to convince Chelsea to drop £12m buy-back transfer clause for star man Jeremie Boga 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🇵🇹⚽️📰

Sassuolo chiefs fly to London to try to convince Chelsea to drop £12m buy-back transfer clause for star man Jeremie Boga https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/football/10970354/chelsea-transfer-boga-sassuolo/ — Read on www.thesun.co.uk/sport/football/10970354/chelsea-transfer-boga-sassuolo/
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