Mum with Covid gives birth to baby with antibodies but no trace of the virus

Mum with Covid gives birth to baby with antibodies but no trace of the virus

A Covid-19 sufferer gave birth to a baby who had antibodies but no trace of the virus. The Singapore mother, who had the coronavirus in March when she was pregnant, said her son was born without the infection. But it is not known whether the antibodies will protect the newborn against the disease. City-state doctors … Read more

Woman with £11,000 a year fast food habit loses six stone in lockdown

Woman with £11,000 a year fast food habit loses six stone in lockdown

A 24-year-old woman who grew up to 18stone after spending £ 30 a day on fast food and takeaways has lost nearly six stone after deciding to shut down her life. Poppy Stainsby, 24, spent £ 10,950 a year on fast food and pizza, struggling to try on size 20 clothes. Poppy told me Star: … Read more

Zeke Nnaji knows his Nuggets role: “I want to be a lockdown defender”

Zeke Nnaji knows his Nuggets role: “I want to be a lockdown defender”

Joe Abunassar doesn’t want to hope for it. He also digs Zeke Nnaji too much to drop a baby wing on the child’s shoulders. Or set expectations that the first round of the Nuggets pick will have to lug around like a dead weight for the next 15 years. “One of the general managers came … Read more

Minister says there is risk of third spike and can't rule out lockdown

Minister says there is risk of third spike and can't rule out lockdown

Dominic Raab has refused to rule out a third national lockdown if there is another wave of the coronavirus pandemic in the new year. The Secretary of State told BBC One’s The Andrew Marr Show that there was a “risk” of a third spike in case numbers “if we don’t get the balance right.” He … Read more

'World's hottest doc' branded hypocrite for posing with models without masks on

'World's hottest doc' branded hypocrite for posing with models without masks on

A medic called the “hottest doctor in the world” has been accused of being a hypocrite after appearing to forget his face mask while partying with bikini-clad women. Mikhail Varshavski aka Dr. Mike urged the public to wear a mask but failed to socially distance himself from the scantily clad beauties as he celebrated his … Read more

Girl, 13, falls pregnant after being raped in lockdown by uncle for six months

Girl, 13, falls pregnant after being raped in lockdown by uncle for six months

A 13-year-old girl became pregnant after her uncle allegedly raped her for six months. The 35-year-old man has been arrested and imprisoned after being charged with raping the minor for six months in the Mahbubabad district of Telangana, India. The couple, who live in the same village in Kurivi Mandal, both stayed in the area … Read more

Fury in England as areas with low infection rates placed into Tier 3 lockdown

Fury in England as areas with low infection rates placed into Tier 3 lockdown

Residents and business owners across England have been left furious by the new layered coronavirus restrictions announced by the UK government. Only the Isle of Wight, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly are subject to the lowest Tier 1 set of restrictions, with people in all other parts of England facing more severe restrictions on … Read more

Two schoolgirls share frustrating reality of life in high-rise flats in lockdown

Two schoolgirls share frustrating reality of life in high-rise flats in lockdown

From her window in Birmingham, 12-year-old Rachael Chun looks out over clouds and other high-rise buildings. Each one is full of people like her who live in a closed space. In Madrid, Sara Martínez Quevedo, 10 years old, is also trapped in a small flat, her face framed by a map of a world that … Read more

Tough new England tier measures 'best way' to avoid New Year lockdown

Tough new England tier measures 'best way' to avoid New Year lockdown

Boris Johnson has said the tough new tier system is enough to avoid a lockdown in the New Year. He told a press conference that the new tiered coronavirus restrictions are essential for England to keep the disease under control. He said, “Those dangers have not disappeared. “If we calm down now, we risk losing … Read more

England reveals its new lockdown tiers for parts of the country

Live tier announcement as Matt Hancock sets rules for each area

England heard its lockdown fate on Thursday when the Tiers areas were revealed from December 2. Most areas will be dealing with the higher tiers meaning they will still face a ban on households to mix indoors, and a range of pubs will only be able to offer takeout or close altogether. A cabinet meeting … Read more