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Soulful singer and songwriter of ‘simple yet profound’ music who walked away from his stardom to live as a recluse https://t.co/iC9hKsAEKl"I met Alex, an unusually age-appropriate lawyer, in my favourite after-hours neighbourhood bar. We went home toget… https://t.co/4zUVcyA10RWhen Ella McEwan and her sister, Caitlin, started a petition to ban plastic toys being given away with burgers and… https://t.co/EM6EjNnvR6Workers who left companies to take up other employment only to see their new jobs fall through because of coronavir… https://t.co/WObxZDo8XpLet’s acknowledge the hiatus for what it is. Not a surprise holiday, but a massive shock to our routine that is lik… https://t.co/l6CZSHbx6hThe economy is collapsing under the strain of the coronavirus crisis with activity in the dominant services sector… https://t.co/zXFcu5Ey5rTwo charities working to help some of the people hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic have been chosen by The Ti… https://t.co/SNX873na1qWelcome to Giles and Esther’s splendid isolation https://t.co/hKoIQGeeaNStep one: relax – you’re not running a child prison https://t.co/qpNqmuEuNRLeading figure in the black civil rights movement who continued the fight after the assassination of his close frie… https://t.co/CCE9ZZ93sKRules that make little sense, along with overzealous enforcement, will soon test the public’s patience to breaking… https://t.co/dU1Af8IkvPSavers in more than 350 pension funds have seen the value of their investments fall by 25 per cent since the start… https://t.co/xoNZMs9rXLHow are London's key workers managing during coronavirus? We go behind the story and visit the Creaky Shed, a green… https://t.co/BPZFRxMwDNWorkers who left companies to take up other employment only to see their new jobs fall through because of coronavir… https://t.co/SuJPhziItBCoronavirus has showed us Britain needs to update it's creaking broadband network, says @aliosborne20 https://t.co/r8ADQIMM4HA hunt for the relics of El Cid, the 11th-century Spanish warlord, has uncovered his crucifix in a quest to piece t… https://t.co/lwX4CPPj2vNew details on Heinrich Himmler’s pursuit of the Holocaust, the workings of the Nazi regime and his love affair wil… https://t.co/PheLXccsve"Everybody knows what has happened to me. It’s been a soap opera life. Things have either been massively triumphant… https://t.co/RsHGhqvVqzSir Keir Starmer has been elected as the Labour Party’s new leader by a landslide, bringing Jeremy Corbyn’s five-ye… https://t.co/7okkYQQyKKLiverpool's @JHenderson is spearheading a Premier League coronavirus crisis fund that is expected to raise millions… https://t.co/eHmcF5A1lRThey come as a wolf in sheep’s clothing. All of us have had the cousin of this virus in the past. We know the sympt… https://t.co/iGJyds8At1
Retweeted by The TimesJoe Biden has consulted Barack Obama on the choice of a running-mate, a move seen as boosting the chances of Kamala… https://t.co/0R2xvO55LpMy magnum opus on why a little bit of RNA is being so tricksy. The life of a virus, and why it has to be speedy t… https://t.co/SdyfbS64Tf
Retweeted by The TimesJinx Sandeman's Big Issue pitch was outside a busy Boots, which is now deserted due to coronavirus. He has had his… https://t.co/wKRfRXnxALAnother day, another broadcast — and another glimpse into the private domain of the Prince of Wales. https://t.co/V3aKym0jSDJenny Coad talks to gallery chiefs around the country to find out their pick https://t.co/UV5sGaqBHvYour questions answered by our policy editor Oliver Wright https://t.co/gMA0V0HiTLThis is a terrific easy-to-understand guide to how the virus survives, attacks, spreads and dies by @whippletom. Ac… https://t.co/uWTHjdzZ66
Retweeted by The TimesWhile some see coins and notes as a big health risk, how can we expect football managers to take bungs without it,… https://t.co/quPmDxxmBAFemale presenters on Sky Sports News have complained to bosses after the company asked viewers to decide whether th… https://t.co/m81P6K3aaVHead of the civil service, confidant to three prime ministers and best known for being ‘economical with the truth’,… https://t.co/7NFzsSD53AIf you want more #Coronavirus themed listening, #StoriesOfOurTimes features on this really useful list by… https://t.co/Ditjnf9mRZ
Retweeted by The TimesAll the generations are coping with their fears by trying to improve their health, which will be good news for the… https://t.co/agSVIg5e7zA prolonged lockdown risks causing more suffering than the virus itself, Graham Medley, the government’s chief pand… https://t.co/RKaMjireuOSir Mark Sedwill met a member of Downing Street’s political team in one of No 10’s narrow corridors earlier this we… https://t.co/aIZZIPRHmqIt comes as a wolf in sheep’s clothing: once in the body, it tricks cells into replicating itself. For a minority t… https://t.co/KAbdxmXw1kAt some point today in Stockport a man will run the streets dressed as Spider-Man. In fact, this will happen twice… https://t.co/itg4rcoPUfEconomists believe that the 1918 flu pandemic could offer us a parable. For those countries weighing up the economi… https://t.co/21YonzG6X1Testing manufacturers have said they were blindsided by the government’s promise to carry out 100,000 tests a day a… https://t.co/OlJZ3BiOHTAirlines are selling tickets for flights scheduled to operate in the coming weeks despite a global lockdown to cont… https://t.co/FuYhh3iwHGThe Queen has overcome an objection from her local council to be allowed to build a hydroelectric turbine on her la… https://t.co/Em0PCvJVtoOur view: the government needs to learn from the way Asian countries have monitored their lockdowns https://t.co/tSGVYD2mgc
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An airline captain who claims that he was unfairly dismissed over false rumours that he “took 40 winks” while flyin… https://t.co/9jYdKWHfQwBring the cinema to your sofa with the cream of the latest film releases https://t.co/d6tlwds0dr"Even though I didn’t particularly enjoy this production, I’m grateful to the National for doing its best to distra… https://t.co/kmtn53IM93An annual global survey of art museums has placed five London institutions in the top 10 chart of social media foll… https://t.co/4aDLECyU4U"A frankly deranged documentary series about the deranged subculture of owning and breeding jungle big cats"… https://t.co/exl8g6P9huMillions of digitised records held by the National Archives will be made freely accessible while Britain remains un… https://t.co/5NSP86t0Eg"At some point today in Stockport a man will run the streets dressed as Spider-Man. In fact, this will happen twice… https://t.co/0vp05DVI44"I’m fascinated by the psychology behind it and how easy it is to manipulate someone" Alexander Skarsgard tells… https://t.co/4B8hKyIxKEPakistani authorities have moved to block the release of the British-born terrorist accused of murdering the Americ… https://t.co/3qPQLMKS9gFrom feral goats wandering through Llandudno town centre to seals on Brighton beach, tawny owls on bus shelters to… https://t.co/fJohbo6GHoRidouan Taghi is alleged to be the main link between Tehran and the murder four years ago of an Iranian exile livin… https://t.co/y7xkdOADhVHe wants to leave London. She doesn’t. Welcome to @gilescoren and Esther Walker's splendid isolation https://t.co/g3Esw6b8L9George Clooney's plans to build an outdoor lavatory in the garden of his Oxfordshire mansion have provoked a planni… https://t.co/4OCmqfojsAAll eyes are on the quiet northern region that is now the subject of what is hoped will be a groundbreaking study,… https://t.co/FZtzf7J99sA 36-year-old nurse and mother of three with no known health conditions has died from coronavirus https://t.co/BlRUe5dBucLike Bretton Woods in 1944, we need a conference to reshape global institutions, writes @EdConwaySky https://t.co/L1pQSkv4p9Stuck for something to read? Crime reviewer Mark Sanderson has chosen his favourite crime novels of the past ten ye… https://t.co/u736ququOWThe health secretary today conceded that the science around immunity to Covid-19 remains unclear as experts debated… https://t.co/uluQmLeRxzThe comedian Lee Mack spent two days at the festival before testing positive for Covid-19, with a friend saying he… https://t.co/re55IJyKFhThe UK and Scottish governments are locked in talks with council officials and senior Edinburgh festival staff to s… https://t.co/QGeO7pJeN9The health secretary has announced a “five-pillar” plan to significantly increase testing after conceding that the… https://t.co/QdzqTAEHZ9Concerns raised in court as to whether the woman was mute, had mental health issues or faced a language barrier wer… https://t.co/lOksomYNBgToday on Stories of our times we speak to @hans_kluge Regional Director of @WHO_Europe who has a message to governm… https://t.co/HpMBUiGboyThe first clear picture of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex in their new home could fetch up to $100,000, an LA photo… https://t.co/5IPKQb5pw7Two nurses, both mothers of three, are the latest names to add to Britain’s coronavirus death toll https://t.co/m72XVXhOIlBritain could suffer 1,000 deaths a day in the run-up to Easter Sunday as coronavirus peaks, the health secretary h… https://t.co/h3xOWxv3WdIn the message the Queen is likely to praise the efforts of health workers and all those who have been helping in t… https://t.co/FNFMcRWf1nAn operatic soprano delighted care home residents in a Cotswolds town by performing a kerb-side concert as they wat… https://t.co/rn2z9qv9prItaly has underestimated its coronavirus death toll by a third, or more than 6,000 people, a researcher has claimed https://t.co/WQQ8RxqHSDOperators will be required to run at least half of normal services to qualify for special Covid-19 grants, ensuring… https://t.co/IjsBZKmgvtWilliam Hague has urged Boris Johnson to brief the new Labour leader on his coronavirus strategy to limit pressure… https://t.co/LBAL0SCHdSA London hospital almost ran out of oxygen for coronavirus patients because it had so many https://t.co/wdATxjJI91NEWS PODCAST OF THE YEAR Becoming leader when nobody cares @MattChorley asks @WilliamJHague about PMQs, speeches… https://t.co/dvu3jm0xCx
Retweeted by The TimesThe head of the WHO in Europe, said that the agency is “worried” about the impact of long periods of isolation on t… https://t.co/6fsmy2kUfXTeachers will be asked to calculate GCSE and A-level grades this summer by drawing up a league table of students in… https://t.co/Fm47EhTcSd"My dogs have been waiting patiently for a global pandemic, which results in their owners staying home 24/7, except… https://t.co/M69f9n4NiHHeaven and Hell is the story of how Christianity, “the most important religious movement in the history of our civi… https://t.co/0UAm9xSGVPHave you made a showstopper cake, put your spice rack in alphabetical order or colour-coded your book shelf? After… https://t.co/4R8xhZQdDgBritain’s economy is collapsing under the strain of the coronavirus crisis with activity in the services sector fal… https://t.co/ywhQ0x9ZijA Chinese study showed that once they have been infected, cats are then able to spread the disease to uninfected ca… https://t.co/khcpSYPrOAYoung people should call their grandparents every day during lockdown, a senior doctor with the World Health Organi… https://t.co/4XdcRfpaBnWriters are struggling to get their would-be bestsellers into readers’ hands since Amazon has cut back on accepting… https://t.co/lTUIkdIYyzSevere muscle soreness can be a warning sign of patients that will be hit hardest by the virus, according to an art… https://t.co/hjATovhsNIAlongside austerity, nightclubs and dating apps, another thing that the coronavirus has seen off, possibly for ever… https://t.co/YU74UZNrk5The winding-down of routine operations has left surgeons free to become nurses in intensive care, while specialist… https://t.co/TeIQNoOmswThe vast majority of deaths remain in people with pre-existing conditions https://t.co/GowyvuF1wwThe chancellor has ordered banks to grant emergency loans for more businesses after fewer than 1,000 were approved… https://t.co/d8Sl8Irm2VFormer Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone is set to become a father for the fourth time at the age of 89, it emerge… https://t.co/Uw5sW1hrDsLast night hundreds of thousands of people ventured out once more to applaud and show their thanks to the people ba… https://t.co/x0JjKG9V8yResearchers found that mice grimace in pain and look forlorn when nauseous. It is also possible to tell if they are… https://t.co/lINNIcmQkpIt turns out that the All England Club has insurance that covers infectious diseases and is in the process of putti… https://t.co/8DSCY0ZcZ7PODCAST: Today we speak to @hans_kluge Regional Director of @WHO_Europe who has a message to governments: "double,… https://t.co/lGqog3hbodGoogle is launching a tool that will allow anyone in Britain to check how well people in their county are abiding b… https://t.co/yUW85bOLOrFrom confusing rules to obstructive banks and a struggle to help their workers, desperate small business owners fac… https://t.co/TQYzfxbBT0President Trump has threatened a large assault on Iranian targets if Tehran attacks US troops in Iraq again https://t.co/xy7AJ7OTOzThe health secretary has announced a “five-pillar” plan to significantly increase testing after conceding that the… https://t.co/hNfaaAXaZMThe British-born terrorist convicted of beheading the American journalist Daniel Pearl in 2002 could be freed withi… https://t.co/5KfQeZQEWrHeath officials failed to respond to offers from scientists and commercial laboratories that could have provided th… https://t.co/NWoL9y1bBV
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