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UK prime minister Boris Johnson. Photograph: Matt Dunham/Pool/AFP via Getty

Everything is connected. This is both the great joy of the world and its great terror. And it seems right now that two of the things that are intimate(...)

‘If David Frost hopes to engage the sympathy of the member state which understands Northern Ireland best, he has chosen an unorthodox way to go about it.’ File photograph: Getty

In his appearance before MPs at Westminster on Monday, Britain’s Brexit minister David Frost was warm in his praise for Maros Sevcovic, his EU opposit(...)

Bar staff at the The Oak Inn in Coventry, West Midlands, as indoor hospitality and entertainment venues reopen to the public. Photograph: Jacob King/PA Wire

British prime minister Boris Johnson has called for a “heavy dose of caution” as indoor socialising and physical contact resumed against the backdrop (...)

DUP leader designate Edwin Poots  pictured at Parliament Buildings in Belfast on Friday. Photograph: Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye

On the face of it the election of Edwin Poots as the next leader of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) is a step backwards towards a more confrontati(...)

Health secretary Matt Hancock. Photograph: Jeff Overs/BBC/PA Wire

British health secretary Matt Hancock said on Sunday there was increasing confidence that vaccines worked against the coronavirus variant first detect(...)

A public health digital board warns the public of a Covid-19 variant of concern affecting the community in Bolton, northwest England. Surge testing is being carried out in the area, as well as in Blackburn, Sefton and London. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP via Getty

Ministers in the UK are pushing on with a major easing of restrictions on Monday despite concerns over the Indian variant of coronavirus, of which cas(...)

Police and administrative officials  inspect a cremation ground on the banks of Ganges River, where suspected bodies of Covid-19 coronavirus victims appeared to be partially buried. Photograph: Sanjay Kanojia/AFP via Getty

Police are patrolling the banks of the Ganges river in India’s most populous state of Uttar Pradesh to stop any dumping of corpses in the river, a gov(...)

British prime minister Boris Johnson during a media briefing in Downing Street on Friday. Photograph: Matt Dunham/PA Wire

Irish and British officials will seek to work together on topics including legacy issues in the North, Taoiseach Micheál Martin said last night, after(...)

A man walks past a banner featuring a coronavirus testing site set up at St Mary’s church hall in the London borough of Hillingdon, England on May 14th. Photograph:   Adrian Dennis / AFP

Boris Johnson has warned that the spread of the Indian variant could derail plans to fully lift coronavirus restrictions in England at the end of next(...)

Edwin Poots: One challenge he will face over the next year which Arlene Foster did not is working alongside another politician as first minister. Photograph: Paul Faith

Unless a deterioration in relations between the Stormont parties leads to an early collapse of the Executive, the new DUP leader has 50 weeks and five(...)

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