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'Disgusting': UK's chief medical adviser harassed

Britain on Tuesday condemned the "disgusting" harassment of the government's top medical adviser, Chris Whitty, after footage emerged on social media of two men grabbin

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3D technology could see heart disease patients diagnosed and treated five times faster

HeartFlow was launched last month and is part of an NHS plan to cut the number of heart attacks and strokes by 150,000.

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'Happy Monday': English lockdown measures ease but Johnson urges caution

England’s stay-at-home lockdown order ended on Monday with people allowed to meet up outside in groups of six for the first time in nearly three months, though Prime Mi

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UK gets "safer every day" but infection rate still alarmingly high: vaccine minister

LONDON, Feb. 4 (Xinhua) -- Britain is "getting safer every day" as more people are given coronavirus vaccines, but the infection level is still "alarmingly high", British vaccines minister Nadhim Zah

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Coronavirus infection rate in UK "still alarmingly high": PM

LONDON, Feb. 3 (Xinhua) -- The coronavirus infection rate in Britain is "still alarmingly high", British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Wednesday. While there are "signs of hope", the level of inf

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PM says UK will learn "lessons" as COVID deaths top 100,000

LONDON, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Tuesday that Britain will "learn the lessons" as the country's coronavirus-related deaths passed the grim landmark of 100,000.Bri

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COVID-19 variant up to 30% more deadly, says UK government

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson called rates of transmission 'forbiddingly high.' /Leon Neal/Pool/AFP The variant of COVID-19 first discovered in the UK is up to 30 percent more deadly than t

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