Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Thursday evening.
from: BBC News The rail operator was stripped of its franchise for failing to declare millions in taxpayer funding.
They were taken from their black mothers during the colonial era because of their skin colour. from: BBC News
In a ceremony in Geneva, the World Health Organization presented an award to the family of Ms. Lacks, whose cancer cells led to world-changing advances in medical and scientific research. From: New York Times
from: BBC News A service supporting families in Wales saw a rise in “child on parent” domestic abuse in lockdown.
from: BBC News X Factor runner-up Grace Davies has finally put out the song that got her noticed back in 2017.
A labour shortage in abattoirs means some 600 pigs have already been shot and discarded.
from: BBC News Wayne Rooney reiterates he will not quit Derby County despite the club being placed in administration.
The Taliban raise their flag over Panjshir Valley, but resistance fighters deny being defeated. from: BBC News
Former crew of the oil tanker Gulf Sky talk publically for the first time about the ship’s disappearance. from: BBC News
from: BBC News Police are called to reports of an assault in the early hours of Monday morning.
Mark Frerichs, 59, one of the last Americans kidnapped by the Taliban, is stuck in Afghanistan. from: BBC News
A report tracking hundreds of anti-Semitic social posts finds firms fail to act in 80% of cases. from: BBC News
Researchers are looking at easier ways for people to get the vaccine, including via inhalers and tablets. from: BBC News
Emergency services were called to the scene after a 999 call was made on Saturday evening.
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