'A little bit safer every day': COVID vaccine rollout 'has saved 14,000 lives', says minister
Wednesday, 23 June 2021 The UK's vaccine rollout has saved more than 14,000 lives, and prevented 44,500 hospital admissions in England alone, including 2,500 in the past two weeks, according to vaccines minister Nadhim Zahawi.
Vaccines minister Nadhim Zahawi has urged people to come forward for both doses of the Covid vaccine, “whatever your age, whatever your background”. He said the UK’s “enthusiasm” for the jab means the country is “getting a little bit safer every day”. Report by Buseld. Like us on...
Vaccine Minister Nadhim Zahawi says the implementation of Covid vaccine passes was not a step taken lightly by the government but played an important role in slowing the spread of the virus. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Nadhim Zahawi said the certificate of health status would be available via the NHS app, the NHS website or by asking for a written document.The minister told the Commons: “This week, after a successful trial, we have rolled out the NHS Covid pass. This allows people safely and securely to demonstrate their Covid status, whether it is proof of vaccination status, test results, or natural immunity.
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Leeds nightclub owner Terry George has expressed concern that new government rules will force clubbing underground and lead to unregulated parties. Vaccines minister Nadhim Zahawi announced proof of full vaccination will be required as a condition of entry to nightclubs and other venues from the autumn.
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Vaccines minister Nadhim Zahawi details updated advice on rolling out coronavirus vaccines for young people.Very vulnerable children will be offered a vaccine, as well as those who live with highly vulnerable adults.
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India today lodged a strong protest over drone activities by Pakistan authorities in Jammu areas during a sector commander-level meeting between the Border Security Force and the Pakistan Rangers. Several district magistrates in Jammu and Kashmir in collusion with arms dealers had issued illegal gun licences going back as far as 2012. Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa had said he expects to receive a message from the BJP high command about his political future today amid speculation about his replacement. Ahead of the rejig in the Rajasthan Cabinet, Congress general secretary KC Venugopal and party's Rajasthan unit in-charge Ajay Maken met party MLAs and Pradesh Congress Committee members on Sunday. India added 39,742 new coronavirus cases over the last 24 hours while deaths from COVID-19 rose by 535.
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More than half of all adults in Spain are now fully vaccinated against COVID-19, but hospital admissions are slowly rising all the same. As in many other European countries, mainly young, unvaccinated people are getting infected. DW's Jan-Philipp Scholz reports from the city of Valencia.
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirms that those self-isolating must continue to do so, calling them 'a large minority'. Hundreds of thousands of people have been told to isolate by the NHS Covid app -..
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