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Javid: UK has sent Ukraine over 11 million medical items
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Health Secretary defends National Insurance tax hike
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Health secretary visits new scan facility in Barking
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Minister: British are proud of UK’s response to Ukraine
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'Just out of the blue they said your baby's dead' - Families call for 'real' change to maternity servicesFamilies who lost babies due to errors in maternity care in Nottingham have met the health secretary, Sajid Javid.
Sajid Javid says 'shameful' sexism at Westminster shows culture needs to changeHealth Secretary Sajid Javid has described sexist behaviour in Parliament as "shameful" and said "the culture of Westminster needs to change".
Sajid Javid to launch inquiry into gender treatment for childrenHealth Secretary Sajid Javid is preparing to launch an inquiry into gender treatment for under-18s as he is concerned the current system is "failing children".
Labour minister clashes with Sajid Javid over former non-dom status claimLabour's shadow health secretary Wes Streeting has pressed his counterpart Sajid Javid over his former non-domiciled status in the Commons.
'Question marks' over Sajid Javid’s claim to non-dom status, tax experts sayThere are "question marks" around the validity of Sajid Javid’s claim to "non-dom" status, according to tax experts.
Health Secretary Sajid Javid admits he was a non-dom before entering politicsHealth Secretary Sajid Javid has become the latest Cabinet minister to find his private financial arrangements under scrutiny as he admitted to being a "non-dom" in the past.
'We need to be more careful' when it comes to transgender conversion therapy, Javid saysSajid Javid has said "we need to be more careful" when it comes to transgender people as he backed the government's position on conversion therapy.
'Doesn't make sense' to ask men if they are pregnant before a scan, says health secretaryHealth Secretary Sajid Javid has said it "doesn't make any sense" for male patients to be asked if they are pregnant before a scan.
UK has issued 9,500 visas to Ukrainian relatives fleeing Russian invasion, minister saysThe UK has issued 9,500 visas to Ukrainian relatives of people in the UK as they flee the Russian invasion, Sajid Javid has told Sky News.
Russian invasion of Ukraine 'has already begun', Javid saysThe invasion of Ukraine has "already begun" and Britain will now impose sanctions on Russia, Sajid Javid has told Sky News.
Over-75s and vulnerable adults to be offered fourth COVID jab in springVulnerable people and those aged 75 and over will be offered a fourth COVID jab this spring, says Health Secretary Sajid Javid.
Time to 'move on' from PM's use of Savile slur, minister saysSajid Javid has called for people to "draw a line under" Boris Johnson's use of a Jimmy Savile slur last week.
Accusations against PM's wife Carrie Johnson are 'sexist', says JavidSajid Javid has said comments made about Carrie Johnson in a biography written by Tory peer Lord Ashcroft are misogynistic and "sexist".
No more COVID rules in England before New Year, Javid confirmsNew Year's Eve plans in England have been given the green light, as Sajid Javid confirmed the government will not be imposing any further restrictions before the New Year.
Javid refuses to deny plans for more restrictions as he accuses anti-vaxxers of having 'damaging impact'Sajid Javid has refused to deny that ministers are planning for a two-week circuit breaker after Christmas, as he accused those unwilling to have the vaccine of having a "damaging impact" on society.
Why health secretary's 200k Omicron case claim was back-of-envelope sum not a definitive numberThere have been many striking numbers during this pandemic but few as striking as the one cited by Health Secretary Sajid Javid in the House of Commons yesterday.
All countries on red list to be removed as 'less effective' in slowing OmicronAll 11 countries on the travel red list will be removed as the system is "less effective in slowing the incursion" of the Omicron variant, Sajid Javid has announced.
UK in another 'race between vaccine and virus' as Javid pleads with public to get booster jabSajid Javid has urged the British public to "play your part" and get a COVID booster vaccine - warning that the UK is "once again in a race between the vaccine and the virus".
Javid 'very upset' over video of PM's adviser joking about No 10 lockdown Christmas partyHealth Secretary Sajid Javid said he was "very upset" when he saw the video of the PM's adviser joking about a Downing Street Christmas party while London was under Tier 3 restrictions last year.
Community transmission of Omicron variant across multiple regions of England, says JavidCases of the Omicron variant in people without any travel history have been confirmed in the UK meaning it is now being transmitted within the community, Health Secretary Sajid Javid said.
'A lot more' will be known about Omicron variant in two weeks, says Sajid JavidHealth Secretary Sajid Javid has suggested the possible impact of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 will be known in a fortnight's time and ahead of the government's three-week review of fresh..
'Stuck in the dark ages': Sajid Javid says sports bodies are failing to tackle racismSporting bodies have not done enough to tackle racism - and scandal-hit Yorkshire Cricket Club is "stuck in the dark ages", cabinet minister Sajid Javid has told Sky News.
Javid: Govt 'firmly' keeping to Plan A at the moment but 'remain cautious'Sajid Javid has played down the need for more restrictions to be introduced in the coming weeks, telling Sky News that England is "firmly" in Plan A at the moment.
Javid launches review into racial bias in medical equipment after COVID-19 deathsHealth Secretary Sajid Javid has commissioned a review into possible racial bias in medical equipment as he promised to "close the chasms that the pandemic has exposed".
Sajid Javid under pressure for holding share options in health tech firmSajid Javid is under pressure for still holding share options in a tech firm that provides artificial intelligence (AI) software to the health sector.
Mandatory COVID jabs will be introduced for all NHS England full-time staff from April - JavidMandatory COVID-19 jabs will be introduced from April for NHS England's 1.2 million full-time staff, Sajid Javid has announced.
Health secretary Sajid Javid 'leaning' towards compulsory COVID vaccine for NHS staffThe health secretary has said he is "leaning" towards making the COVID-19 vaccine compulsory for NHS staff.
GPs in England take step towards industrial action in escalating row with Sajid JavidFamily doctors in England have taken a step towards industrial action as part of an escalating row with Health Secretary Sajid Javid over plans to boost the number of face-to-face appointments.
Why ministers won't talk about Plan B, let alone Plan CIt's plan A all the way, Sajid Javid insisted last night at an otherwise sombre press conference at which he warned case rates could reach 100,000 this winter.
'Get the jab or get another job': Javid in warning to care workersStaff in care homes who don't receive both vaccine jabs ahead of a looming deadline should "get out and get another job", Health Secretary Sajid Javid has warned.
Javid warns of possible bad flu season due to concerning levels of immunitySajid Javid has told Sky News he is "concerned" that the UK could witness a bad flu season due to there being "a lot less immunity" around to the virus because of the COVID restrictions that were in..
Javid: Not right to 'doggedly' stick to manifesto and ignore strain on health serviceIt would not have been right to "doggedly" stick to Conservative manifesto promises and ignore the pandemic's "unprecedented strain" on health and social care, Sajid Javid has told Sky News.
Javid wants to ditch PCR tests for travellers 'as soon as I possibly can'Sajid Javid has told Sky News he wants to remove the PCR test requirement for travellers returning from some foreign countries "as soon as I possibly can".
12 to 15-year-olds to get 'final say' over COVID jab if disagreement with parent occursWhere an agreement to take up the offer of a vaccine cannot be reached between parents and children, a child's decision "will prevail", Sajid Javid has said.
Javid 'confident' that booster programme for COVID jabs will begin this monthSajid Javid has said he is "confident" that a booster programme for coronavirus jabs can begin this month.
Tax hike will raise 'enough money' to pay for social care reforms - JavidA plan to hike National Insurance contributions will raise "enough money" to pay for reforms to the care sector in England and is "a very Conservative thing to do", Sajid Javid has said.
Health Secretary Sajid Javid 'confident' COVID booster jabs will begin next monthHealth Secretary Sajid Javid is "confident" that COVID booster jabs will begin to be given to the most vulnerable from next month.
Health Secretary Sajid Javid apologises for 'cower from' coronavirus tweetThe health secretary has apologised for saying people should no longer "cower from" coronavirus.
Javid criticised as 'insensitive' after telling people not to 'cower from' the virusSajid Javid has been criticised for saying people should no longer "cower from" coronavirus.
PM and Sunak not isolating despite being pinged after Javid's positive COVID testBoris Johnson and Rishi Sunak will not be isolating despite being pinged after Sajid Javid's positive COVID test, Downing Street has said.
Health Secretary Sajid Javid tests positive for coronavirus and has 'mild' symptomsHealth Secretary Sajid Javid has tested positive for coronavirus and has mild symptoms, he has said.
Javid looking at 'possible solutions' to people being told to self-isolate by COVID app, says SunakHealth Secretary Sajid Javid is considering an "appropriate, balanced and proportionate" approach for self-isolation when people are 'pinged' by the NHS app, Rishi Sunak has said.
Sajid Javid: Self-isolation for double-jabbed and under 18s to end from 16 AugustThose who have received two vaccination doses will no longer have to self-isolate if they come into contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 from 16 August, Sajid Javid has confirmed.
Why is the government risking a surge in infections by lifting restrictions?Health secretary Sajid Javid warned that infections could rise to more than 100,000 cases a day in August after the UK relaxes COVID restrictions.
Javid says he will carry face mask 'for the foreseeable ' as Labour calls for rules to remainSajid Javid has admitted he will continue to carry a face mask "for the foreseeable future" as the government faces increasing backlash over plans to ditch mandatory wearing on public transport.
'It cannot just be about COVID': Javid warns of NHS backlog built up during pandemicSajid Javid has said we can no longer "live in a world where the only thing we are thinking about is COVID" as he warned that seven million people have not come forward with health problems during the..
Hancock kissing camera has been disabled, says new health secretaryThe camera that caught Matt Hancock kissing his aide has been disabled, new health secretary Sajid Javid says.
Immediate priority is ending pandemic, says Health Secretary Javid - amid 'baptism of fire' warningNewly appointed health secretary Sajid Javid has said his immediate priority is ending the coronavirus pandemic, as it was warned he faces a "baptism of fire".
Javid 'honoured' to take over as health secretary after Hancock quits over COVID rules breachSajid Javid starts work today as the new health secretary, replacing Matt Hancock who resigned after being caught kissing a close aide.
PM appoints former chancellor Sajid Javid as new health secretaryFormer chancellor Sajid Javid has been appointed health secretary after the resignation of Matt Hancock, Downing Street says.