Daily News Briefing: UK records 1,715 Covid-19 cases in the largest weekend figure since May

Monday, 31 August coronavirus updates BRIEF - ME! – DAILY NEWS BRIEFINGMonday 31 August 2020 News Briefing - Today's headlines are dominated by the global Coronavirus Pandemic. As of 6:30 am (GMT), these are the global active numbers.Global COVID-19 UPDATECoronavirus Cases: 25,387,422Deaths: 850,601Recovered: 17,709,335 India sets world’s highest single-day rise with 78,761...

Insta Talk – Episode 2 – Live with Kendall Jenner’s Fashion style & nutritional advice & Cancel Culture

Insta Talk e2: Live with Kendall Jenner's Fashion style & nutritional advice & Cancel Culture This weeks episode Dyna Fayz discusses how toxic Cancel Culture is dominating peoples lives on social media influencers with Yasmine Shihate, living a positive life with healthy nutrition with May Simpkin and our resident fashionista...

Tox Torture Testimony: Why we must all watch this shocking video

Why we must all watch this shocking video By Yvonne Ridley https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T-OSgtcgdZo This is the video the leaders of the Syrian rebel group Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham did not want you to watch. In its desperation to stop the truth of its own torture activities being made public, HTS stripped bare...

Daily News Briefing: UK sees highest number of new Covid-19 cases since mid-June

Friday 28, August coronavirus updates BRIEF - ME! – DAILY NEWS BRIEFINGFriday 28 August 2020 News Briefing - Today's headlines are dominated by the global Coronavirus Pandemic. As of 6:30 am (GMT), these are the global active numbers.Global COVID-19 UPDATECoronavirus Cases: 24,628,901Deaths: 835,639Recovered: 17,094,868 Peru seeks to explain high Covid-19 death rateSaudi...

Daily News Briefing: Low-paid people who self-isolate to get £13 a day

Thursday, 27 August coronavirus updates BRIEF - ME! – DAILY NEWS BRIEFINGThursday, 27 August 2020 News Briefing - Today's headlines are dominated by the global Coronavirus Pandemic. As of 6:30 am (GMT), these are the global active numbers.Global COVID-19 UPDATECoronavirus Cases: 24,337,005Deaths: 829,686Recovered: 16,876,159 When it comes to Covid-19 vaccines, rich nations...

Daily News Briefing: From facemasks to testing: 11 times the UK government has U-turned

Wednesday, 26 August coronavirus updates BRIEF - ME! – DAILY NEWS BRIEFINGWednesday 26 August 2020 News Briefing - Today's headlines are dominated by the global Coronavirus Pandemic. As of 6:30 am (GMT), these are the global active numbers.Global COVID-19 UPDATECoronavirus Cases: 24,063,894Deaths: 823,560Recovered: 16,613,225 More than 1,300 healthcare workers have died from...

Daily News Briefing: Eight in 10 poorer UK families feel worse off since lockdown – survey

Tuesday, 25 August coronavirus updates BRIEF - ME! – DAILY NEWS BRIEFINGTuesday 25 August 2020 News Briefing - Today's headlines are dominated by the global Coronavirus Pandemic. As of 6:30 am (GMT), these are the global active numbers.Global COVID-19 UPDATECoronavirus Cases: 23,812,853Deaths: 817,025Recovered: 16,363,830 Biden, Dems hits Trump on coronavirus response, ‘fear-mongering’...

Sentencing begins for the New Zealand terrorist who killed 51 worshippers, as court hears chilling details

Sentencing begins for the New Zealand terrorist who killed 51 worshippers, as court hears chilling details The Australian white supremacist who killed 51 Muslim worshippers in last year’s New Zealand mosque shootings showed no emotion as his sentencing hearing opened Monday. Brenton Tarrant wanted “to have shot more people than...

Daily News Briefing: Abta says Covid crisis could claim 18% of the UK’s travel sector

Monday, August 24 coronavirus updates BRIEF - ME! – DAILY NEWS BRIEFINGMonday 24 August 2020 News Briefing - Today's headlines are dominated by the global Coronavirus Pandemic. As of 6:30 am (GMT), these are the global active numbers.Global COVID-19 UPDATECoronavirus Cases: 23,586,512Deaths: 812,527Recovered: 16,085,556 US FDA announces emergency authorisation for convalescent plasma...

Dyna Fayz – Presenter of Insta Talk, Weekly Newswire & London Life!

Presented By Dyna Fayz Produced by Karam Media Insta Talk Insta talk is a weekly social media  lifestyle show that brings cultures of the world into a social show, covering lifestyle issues, fashion and discussing international and global issues on a local level. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pEllbY_3Chk Join over a million people There...

Daily News Briefing: More than 20,000 UK tourists face new quarantine deadline race

GLOBAL COVID-19 TODAY CORONAVIRUS CASES: 22,865,970 DEATHS: 797,158 RECOVERED: 15,520,905 …………………………………… More than 20,000 UK tourists face new quarantine deadline race BBC News says British holidaymakers who wish to avoid 14 days' quarantine face a race to get back to the UK before new coronavirus travel rules kick in. Transport...

Northern California wildfires force mass evacuation as 300,000 acres burn

Northern California wildfires force mass evacuation as 300,000 acres burn Thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes as fire crews work tirelessly to beat back wildfires across northern Califonia. The smoky air is so thick it briefly halted traffic on an interstate and killed a pilot on...

Daily News Briefing: Heathrow’s rapid test centre could replace 14-day quarantine 

GLOBAL COVID-19 TODAY CORONAVIRUS CASES: 22,588,815 DEATHS: 791,090 RECOVERED: 15,309,032 …………………………………… Heathrow’s rapid test centre could replace 14-day quarantine  The Guardian says a new Covid test centre is ready to start rapid testing of inbound passengers arriving at Heathrow airport’s Terminal 2, as soon as the government gives it the...

Daily News Briefing: 19% of UK adults suffered depression during pandemic

GLOBAL COVID-19 TODAY CORONAVIRUS CASES: 22,309,785 DEATHS: 784,380 RECOVERED: 15,053,449 …………………………………… 19% of UK adults suffered depression during pandemic RT News says the number of people across the UK suffering from depression has almost doubled during the coronavirus pandemic, according to new data from the Office of National Statistics (ONS). ...

Israeli warplanes strike Gaza – Relentlessly bomb Gaza a week after the UAE deal

Israeli warplanes strike Gaza, relentlessly pounded Gaza, targetting Hamas officials, but sources on the ground have confirmed innocent casualties. Early on Tuesday morning, the warplanes bombarded Gaza in response to Palestinian fire balloons launched across the border, the Israeli army said. The strikes came as visiting Egyptian security officials strove...

Daily News Briefing: Alarm over Covid case rates in 19 European countries

GLOBAL COVID-19 TODAY CORONAVIRUS CASES: 22,049,457 DEATHS: 777,440 RECOVERED: 14,791,869 …………………………………… Alarm over Covid case rates in 19 European countries The Guardian says 19 European countries have crossed a key threshold of new coronavirus infections, with Spain’s numbers particularly worrying.  According to data from the European Centre for Disease Prevention...

Greece secretly sent away more than 1,000 migrants – including babies, abandoning them in open seas

Greece secretly sent away more than 1,000 migrants - including babies, abandoning them in open seas The New York Times has reported that at least 1,072  migrants were sailed to the edge of Greece’s water territory on inflatable life rafts and abandoned by Greek authorities.  The Times analysed evidence from...

Israel and UAE open direct phone service after historic peace deal

Israel and UAE open direct phone service after historic peace deal The Israeli and UAE foreign ministers introduced a direct phone service between the two nations on Sunday, in their first announcement following a peace agreement to the normalisation of diplomatic relations.  The UAE and Israel ministers “inaugurated a phone...

Trump promises ‘snapback’ to force return of UN Iran sanctions

Trump promises ‘snapback’ to force return of UN Iran sanctions President Trump vowed to use a controversial technique to unilaterally reinstate UN sanctions on Tehran, a move with huge repercussions for the Iran nuclear deal.  It comes a day after the UN Security Council overwhelmingly rejected a US resolution to...

Daily News Briefing: NHS needs tens of thousands of British Asians to join Covid-19 vaccine trials

GLOBAL COVID-19 TODAY CORONAVIRUS CASES: 21,826,634 DEATHS: 773,074 RECOVERED: 14,564,184 …………………………………… NHS needs tens of thousands of British Asians to join Covid-19 vaccine trials The Guardian says the NHS is launching a fresh attempt to recruit tens of thousands of volunteers from British Asian communities to its coronavirus vaccine trials...

Sunday Papers: Controversial algorithms to set 97% of GCSE results, as parents turn to legal action

In today’s briefing update, the Sunday Papers lead with the controversial algorithms to set 97% of GCSE results - more than 280,000 A level students had their results downgraded on Thursday, and experts believe GCSE students will be downgraded further.   In our special feature, we look at global coronavirus updates. ...

Daily News Briefing: Lockdown to ease further Saturday

GLOBAL COVID-19 TODAY CORONAVIRUS CASES: 21,082,038 DEATHS: 757,633 RECOVERED: 13,933,175 …………………………………… Lockdown to ease further Saturday BBC News says more beauty treatments, small wedding receptions and live indoor performances will be able to resume in England from Saturday, as lockdown rules are eased. Bowling alleys, casinos and soft play centres...

Israel launches new attacks on Hamas targets in Gaza, following ‘explosive balloons’ that started 80 fires

Israel launches new attacks on Hamas targets in Gaza, following 'explosive balloons' that started 80 fires Israel attacked Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip on Thursday in response to what is said were continued launches of “explosive balloons” from the Palestinian territory.  Helium balloons loaded with incendiary material have been...

Severe storms forecast after record scorching temperatures since 1960s

Severe storms forecast after scorching temperatures An amber storm warning has been issued for most of Wales, the West Midlands and parts of the North West. Severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the UK after some areas saw the longest stretch of high temperatures since the 1960s. The warning...

Daily News Briefing: England’s Death toll revised down by more than 5,000

GLOBAL COVID-19 TODAY CORONAVIRUS CASES: 20,810,640 DEATHS: 747,291 RECOVERED: 13,712,440 ……………………………………   England's Death toll revised down by more than 5,000 The Guardian says the coronavirus death toll in England is to be revised down by more than 5,000 following concerns that over one in 10 fatalities should not have...

Biden picks Senator Kamala Harris as US election running mate

Biden picks Senator Kamala Harris as US election running mate Presumptive Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden announced Tuesday that he has chosen Senator Kamala Harris of California to be his vice-presidential running mate. Harris, 55, is the first Black woman on a major presidential ticket in US history. She is...