NEWS DIGEST 30.11.2020: UK PM readies new coronavirus tier system as rebellion heats up

Good morning!. Today’s news article is brought to you by Google News. The British prime minister Boris Johnson has pledged to pour extra funds into pubs, restaurants and other entertainment venues affected by the country’s two lockdowns and the coronavirus … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 30.11.2020: UK PM readies new coronavirus tier system as rebellion heats up

NEWS DIGEST 08.11.2020: UK gov’t backs down over aid to struggling families

Today’s news comes via Facebook. The UK government, which recently disallowed a motion to provide free school meals to impoverished primary school pupils, has finally caved after pressure from footballer Marcus Rashford and other activists, BBC News reports. London has … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 08.11.2020: UK gov’t backs down over aid to struggling families

NEWS DIGEST 22.08.2020: Footprints and temperatures from times gone by

  Today’s news digest is brought to you by my personal Twitter account @VShah1984. Melbourne, Australia-based German geographer and demographer Simon Kuestenmacher @simongerman600 shared a GIF chart originally posted on the popular newsboard Reddit’s r/dataisbeautiful feed. The chart features two … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 22.08.2020: Footprints and temperatures from times gone by

NEWS DIGEST 16.08.2020: MV Wakashio disaster fallout, as UK’s Marlow reaps its blessings

  This morning’s News Digest comes from Facebook. The Guardian, a UK liberal-leaning broadsheet, has reported that despite the Bank of England’s new governor, Andrew Bailey, stating that the UK did better than expected economically during the pandemic, his analysis … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 16.08.2020: MV Wakashio disaster fallout, as UK’s Marlow reaps its blessings

NEWS DIGEST 16.04.2020: Thrillers, government monies and coronavirus dreams

  This news bulletin is taken from the HEM News Agency Businesses list on Twitter, where businesses can post their latest news and announcements. Thriller author Seb Kirby @Seb_Kirby, from north-west England, announced the launch of his latest book, Take … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 16.04.2020: Thrillers, government monies and coronavirus dreams

NEWS DIGEST 04.04.2020: Fighting coronavirus, enhancing communications

  Today’s news digest from HEM News Agency comes courtesy of our Twitter list ‘Informa Accounts‘ incorporating accounts related to the editor’s workplace. Informa’s Medtech Insight magazine reports on the American Food & Drug Administration (FDA)’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic by relaxing rules around face masks, respirators and face shields as U.S. hospitals and clinics try to handle increased demand for products to fight off the virus – Facing Shortage, FDA Further Relaxes Face Mask, Face Shield And Respirator Guidance (Medtech Insight/Informa Pharma Intelligence) American life sciences investment firm venBio has raised $394 million for a fund aimed at … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 04.04.2020: Fighting coronavirus, enhancing communications