Getting S$36 a week is a pandemic lifeline for millions in UK

LONDON (BLOOMBERG) – As well as a straining health system and policing of lockdown rules, Britain’s financial response to the coronavirus pandemic is in the spotlight again as more families risk slipping into poverty. A drop in welfare payments called Universal Credit could see millions of people lose out on aid from what’s already one of the developed world’s least […]

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Bloke ‘almost died’ from infection after popping a pimple on his chin

A spotty bloke almost died from popping a pimple on his chin, according to reports. The man, named only as Mr Chen, was rushed to hospital in Jiangsu Province, China, having squeezed the puss-filled problem. Immediately after popping the spot he suffered a swollen mouth and an intense fever, the Daily Mail reported. According to local media his condition quickly […]

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Holidaymakers to face Covid travel restrictions ‘until at least next year’

Quarantine-free travel might not return until the middle of 2022 according to a leading disease expert. A massive vaccination roll out in Australia will still not stop everyone in the country catching coronavirus, Professor Peter Collignon of the Australian National University said. As such travellers to and from high-risk destinations such as the UK could be forced to quarantine in […]

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World War 3: Joe Biden poised for Taiwan struggle sparking China conflict fears

World War 3: Vision 2020 outlines plans for ‘full dominance’ Incumbent US President Donald Trump ripped apart decades of ingrained foreign policy as he looked to back Taiwan in its bitter row with Beijing. Tensions between China and the US remain fraught, and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s decision last week, to drop all protocol regarding communication with Taiwan, infuriated […]

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Prince Harry and Prince William ‘reconnected over Christmas’, expert says

Royal brothers Prince Harry and William are said to have 'reconnected' over Christmas when they exchanged presents, a royal expert claims. The siblings are now reportedly "regularly video calling" each other, with claims they did not speak for several months after the Sussexes split from the Royal Family last year. Prince Harry admitted the brothers were on "different paths". Royal […]

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