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Sky News understands a person who travelled from northern Italy via Dublin is the first presumed case of coronavirus in Northern IrelandRoyal Canadian Mounted Police has said it will stop providing security for the Duke and Duchess of sussex "in keepi… https://t.co/MGLNtyjCC4The Foreign Office has confirmed around 50 British tourists are among 130 guests allowed to leave costa adeje palac… https://t.co/4Hwj63n6uaForeign Office has confirmed some British tourists are among 130 guests allowed to leave Costa Adeje palace hotel on lockdown in TenerifeThe FTSE 100 leading index of UK companies has lost £152bn over the past four days in value over fears of the coronavirus outbreakMinister for Health says 130 of around 700 tourists in quarantine at Costa Adeje Palace Hotel in Tenerife due to co… https://t.co/1iZQq7M3qhEU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says "we will stick to all our prior commitments in the Political Declara… https://t.co/siytLxVQ3ZTransport Secretary Grant Shapps has confirmed the Government will not appeal today's Court of Appeal ruling on a t… https://t.co/3FtINYAvy4Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has told Sky News the Government should "abandon any plans" for a third runway at Heathr… https://t.co/mj3jeLADkBThe government has published its negotiating mandate in EU trade talks and says Prime Minister Boris Johnson could… https://t.co/NrD9XaR9ljCampaigners have won a Court of Appeal ruling over government approved plans to build a third runway at Heathrow AirportLatest government homelessness figures suggest the number of people estimated to be sleeping rough on a single nigh… https://t.co/eluVWYmsORThe headteacher of Burbage Primary School in Buxton has told Sky News the school is closed because a pupil's parent… https://t.co/ATqqJBWyFlTwo more patients in England have tested positive for covid-19 and have been transferred to specialist NHS infectio… https://t.co/OSJ08kyHCV
2/27
2020
The mayor of Milwaukee says multiple people have been killed in a shooting at Molson Coors' corporate complexEmergency legislation to block the automatic early release of people convicted of terror offences has become law af… https://t.co/ha3HSlZgcTIrish Rugby Football Union chief executive Philip Browne says Ireland's Six Nations match against Italy on 7 March… https://t.co/5b1Jurgc8qSky News understands around 160 British tourists are staying at the H10 Costa Adeje Palace hotel in Tenerife which… https://t.co/KVl0iL48oXHealth Secretary Matt Hancock says the government has a clear four-part plan to "contain, delay, research and mitig… https://t.co/znmSVDtkw3Officials in the Canary Islands say hotel guests at the Costa Adeje Palace in Tenerife which is on lockdown over th… https://t.co/5PAQZdghkYInsurance firm Direct Line says it is cutting around 800 jobs across its UK businessEnergy company Chevron has said it is closing its office in Canary Wharf in London over coronavirus fears and has a… https://t.co/IoVrTuBNpTTrade union Unite says around 780 full-time branch jobs are being axed at Lloyds Banking GroupEU Commission has asked member states to review their pandemic plans due to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreakItalian officials say a 12th person has died from the COVID-19 coronavirus in northern ItalyMetropolitan Police says a murder investigation has been launched following a fatal stabbing in Croydon on WednesdayHealth Secretary Matt Hancock is expected to make a statement on the COVID-19 outbreak to MPs in the Commons after PMQsIran's health ministry spokesman Kianush Jahanpur says 19 people have died and 139 others have been infected by COV… https://t.co/F5JeEjMUN4The director-general of France's public health agency Jerome Salomon has confirmed a 60-year-old man has become the… https://t.co/dYzQEjiOWB
2/26
2020
The Foreign Office has issued travel advice to UK citizens advising against "all but essential" travel to 11 towns in northern ItalyAn Italian official has confirmed three further people have died in the coronavirus outbreak in northern Italy brin… https://t.co/mtvKFaKW9vTrinity Catholic College in Middlesbrough has become the second school in England to close completely due to precau… https://t.co/QR8DioJoWcLord Steel has resigned from the Liberal Democrat party and will resign as a member of the House of Lords "as soon… https://t.co/Nrj2zRaWsRSupermarket Tesco has announced more than 1,800 staff are set to lose their jobs as part of changes to in-store bakeriesBahrain Health Ministry announces nine new cases of the coronavirus infectionCransley School in Northwich has temporarily closed after some pupils showed "flu-like symptoms" on a ski-trip to LombardyThe independent inquiry into child sexual abuse has published a report into allegations committed by persons of "pu… https://t.co/t1tib3H7PkPrime minister Boris Johnson's spokesman says the UK's primary objective is to restore economic and political independence on 1 January 2021Bahrain has banned citizens from travelling to Iran because of coronavirusEgyptian state media reports Egypt's former President Hosni Mubarak has diedSpanish media reports hundreds of tourists at a hotel in Costa Adeje in Tenerife are being tested for coronavirus a… https://t.co/zSHB3YbuotHealth Secretary Matt Hancock says Britons who have come back from northern Italy should "self isolate" for two weeks if they feel unwell
2/25
2020
Harvey Weinstein is to be sentenced on 11 March after he was found guilty of rape in the third degree and criminal… https://t.co/SClkscaxxYFormer Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has been found guilty of rape in the third degree and a criminal sexual… https://t.co/XDZMB2aD1wGerman police have said they believe a car was deliberately driven into a carnival parade in Volkmarsen and the suspect is a local manWorld Health Organisation Director-General says "for the moment we are not witnessing the uncontained global spread… https://t.co/yfNfdpNGfP39-year-old Terence Whall has been found guilty of the murder of 74-year-old Gerald Corrigan who was shot with a cr… https://t.co/HWuGmFC0P9Police in Germany say several people have been injured after a car drove into a crowd at a carnival procession in t… https://t.co/1nvwRNdnDADurham Police says the body of a teenage boy who is believed to be aged 13 has been found in the River Wear near Bi… https://t.co/MFkigbJjwUBoris Johnson's spokesman says the prime minister has full confidence in Home Secretary Priti Patel and adds intell… https://t.co/DuiVIr3l1MItalian officials say a fifth person has died in the coronavirus outbreak in northern Italy
2/24
2020
A spokesperson for Austrian train operator OBB has told Sky News train traffic has resumed in agreement with the Au… https://t.co/vlonyAvNFpAustria's railway company says it has stopped all train traffic to and from Italy over COVID-19 concernsAustria's interior ministry says a train travelling from Venice to Munich has been stopped at the country's border… https://t.co/mNdz8Yxp8lLombardy regional councillor Giulio Gallera says a third person infected with COVID-19 in Italy has diedChief Medical Officer Professor Chris Whitty says four more patients in England have tested positive for COVID-19 a… https://t.co/mmTWexVlefSouth Korea has reported a fifth person has died after contracting coronavirus and there have been 602 cases of the disease in the country
2/23
2020
British and European passengers on board a repatriation flight from Japan to the UK have arrived at Arrowe Park Hos… https://t.co/7krukOAg9CTurkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he plans to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin and German chancellor… https://t.co/Bj6bd0KRp3
2/22
2020
Metropolitan Police says 29-year-old Daniel Horton has been charged with grievous bodily harm and possession of a b… https://t.co/SUyhUY5suIThe Foreign Office says an evacuation flight from Japan has departed with 32 British and European passengers on boa… https://t.co/cFjOVKS5UtA spokesperson for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex says they do not intend to use 'SussexRoyal' in any territory post-spring this yearUN secretary-general Antonio Guterres has called for an immediate ceasefire in Syria's Idlib region "to end the hum… https://t.co/Fk8XEGmxDgThe office of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has released a statement saying he had a phone call with Russi… https://t.co/UerCCoLaR2Sky News understands that there will be no more than 50 British people on board the cruise ship Diamond Princess re… https://t.co/hxXVf3XFmsBritish passengers who had been quarantined on cruise ship Diamond Princess because of coronavirus are beginning to disembarkBritish passengers who had been quarantined on cruise ship Diamond Princess because of coronavirus are due to disembarkReuters reports the first confirmed case of the coronavirus, covid-19 in Lebanon citing a hospital source43-year-old gunman who killed 9 people at a shisha bar and cafe in Germany has been named as Tobias Rathjen
2/21
2020
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has tendered his resignation to the Irish president following the inconclusive re… https://t.co/4WiwHnORSu28-year-old man from New Zealand who killed British backpacker Grace Millane has been sentenced to life in prison w… https://t.co/C4GRdH0cNUThe Metropolitan Police says it has referred itself to the police watchdog over the contact it had with Caroline Flack before her deathDonald Trump ally Roger Stone has been sentenced to 40 months in federal prison after being convicted on seven coun… https://t.co/CkyWWUrJOcMetropolitan Police says a man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man in his 70s was found… https://t.co/WPdSgeaVECTurkish Defence Ministry says air strikes near Syria's Idlib killed 50 Syrian government forces and two Turkish sol… https://t.co/ez5lUjFQMrPolice in Australia have confirmed that two people have died in an incident involving a train derailment in VictoriaThe Fire Brigades Union has criticised the “shambles” of Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s flooding response saying he… https://t.co/pQoY4OmVTL
2/20
2020
Prince Harry and Meghan will no longer have an office at Buckingham Palace from April 1st and the Duke and Duchess… https://t.co/JQ4zfUAWhYThe rate of consumer price index inflation increased to 1.8% in January from 1.3% in DecemberShadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott tells Sky News: talking as if immigrants are a problem is not the way to improve the British economy:: Anyone feeling emotionally distressed or suicidal can call Samaritans for help on 116 123 or email jo@samaritans… https://t.co/pn2Ukxo1XrCaroline Flack's family have released an unpublished Instagram post which she wrote before she died where she said:… https://t.co/w3DJ2N25mH
2/19
2020
The Government is publishing plans for a points-based immigration system to come into force in January next yearChancellor Rishi Sunak has confirmed the budget will still take place on 11 MarchBusiness minister Kwasi Kwarteng has told Sky News comments by Andrew Sabisky were "reprehensible and racist" and h… https://t.co/fvFFZ0VVBTBritons David Abel and his wife Sally who are on the Diamond Princess cruise ship have said on Facebook they have t… https://t.co/vhR3g3BJLeBanking giant HSBC will cut 35,000 jobs over the next three years and shed assets in a major overhaul as it seeks t… https://t.co/fBKLWJRzKv
2/18
2020
News agency Reuters reports that gunmen have killed 24 people in an attack on a church in northwestern Burkina Faso… https://t.co/w0MkQdLskBWest Mercia Police says the search for a woman swept into flood water near Tenbury in Worcestershire will now be a… https://t.co/Y2fYknEyDzThe U.S. State Department says 14 people who were part of a group of U.S. citizens evacuated from a cruise ship in… https://t.co/G617STX8Xc
2/17
2020
Dyfed Powys police say a man has died after falling into the River Tawe in South WalesMajor incident declared in Herefordshire as county experiences significant and widespread floodingStorm Dennis: adverse weather conditions have led to emergency response to a major incident and South Wales police… https://t.co/slM96QLDTJStorm Dennis: The Environment Agency says there are more flood warnings and alerts (594 in total) in force in Engla… https://t.co/R7TR1igtrBSir Keir Starmer has said on Sophy Ridge on Sunday that Labour’s Brexit policy in the general election was “of cour… https://t.co/31GWvxoAMHShadow Brexit Secretary Sir Keir Starmer told Sophy Ridge on Sunday that his chief goal was to "unite" the Labour P… https://t.co/YnlLOYQCkgTransport Secretary Grant Shapps has told Sophy Ridge on Sunday that "the duty of care" should be considered after… https://t.co/TXik3c1j2RTransport Secretary Grant Shapps has told Sophy Ridge on Sunday that "the UK is stepping up its response" to extrem… https://t.co/BuaAC8NSr9
2/16
2020
Sixth British national who also stayed at the chalet in Les Contamines-Montjoie is confirmed to have coronavirus covid-19 in France:: Anyone feeling emotionally distressed or suicidal can call Samaritans for help on 116 123 or email jo@samaritans… https://t.co/LIHQVBmGJy
2/15
2020

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