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The shift to outsourcing has also been accelerated by changes in working practices brought about by the pandemic….
Latest updates: health secretary says UK and EU will work together to avoid disruption to vaccine supplyEU means business over vaccine exports, says Von der LeyenEU vaccines threat will not affect UK deliveries, says Nadim ZahawiGerman government challenges reports on AstraZeneca vaccineWhy experts say there is no basis to AstraZeneca jab claimsGlobal coronavirus updates – live 3.40pm GMT The government’s proposed mandatory hotel quarantine measures for travellers arriving from high-risk countries could wipe out nearly £548m a day from the UK economy in lost travel, according to the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC). The WTTC chief executive, Gloria Guevara, said: “The government has a duty to share its economic impact assessment so we fully understand the effect these measures will have on the sector and the wider economy. 3.31pm GMT A group of 31 police officers are each facing £200 fines for breaching coronavirus regulations after getting their hair cut by a barber in Bethnal Green, London while on duty, Scotland Yard said on Tuesday. The two officers who organised the trims, at Bethnal Green police station on Saturday 17 January, will also be investigated for misconduct. It is deeply disappointing and frustrating that my officers have fallen short…
Ajinkya Rahane has won many fans with his astute captaincy during the Indian team’s epic triumph in Australia but he would like to make it very clear that the undisputed leader of this side is Virat Kohli and he is happy filling in when required. Come February 5, Rahane will again be the vice-captain of the Test team against England with Kohli back in the saddle….