Earlier on Thursday, the minister said that the country continued to see a worrying rise in the number of COVID-19 cases.
The Thwaites and Pine Island glaciers in the Antarctic, along the coast of the Amundsen Sea, are already under scrutiny, having been responsible for five per cent of the rise in global sea levels; and scientists think they could undergo even more dramatic changes in the near future.
Gareth Bale won the Premier League Players' Player of the Year award twice during his time at Tottenham Hotspur. He then joined Real Madrid for a then world record £85 million but he was frozen out by manager Zinedine Zidane last season.
Previously, UK Justice Minister Robert Buckland admitted that the country was facing huge challenges with its coronavirus testing capacity due to wait times in laboratories, adding, however, that Britain would do whatever it takes to get the COVID-19 testing system working properly.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson was earlier warned by a bipartisan group of American lawmakers that the US Congress would not support an upcoming trade deal between London and Washington if Britain’s new Internal Market Bill jeopardises the Good Friday Agreement, a peace deal that brought the Northern Irish conflict to an end back in 1998.
A ban on social gatherings of more than six people was earlier re-imposed in England as of 14 September, after more than 3,000 confirmed coronavirus cases had been recorded in the country for the third day in a row, with UK Policing Minister Kit Malthouse urging Brits to report their neighbours to the police in case of witnessed violations.
The US and Israel, as well as British officials, have praised the former British prime minister for playing a role in reaching the agreements between Israel and the UAE and Bahrain to normalise relations.
States, including Russia, have expressed concerns before about the militarisation of space and how it could potentially lead to the destruction of the existing security balance they have been trying to maintain over the last several decades.
A comedian made a joke about the term "kill whitey" while explaining her perspective on the relationship between white supremacy and capitalist economics. The result was widespread anger among social media users.
This comes amid controversy surrounding the Internal Market Bill which passed a second reading in the House of Commons on Tuesday, despite a group of lawmakers opposing it, alleging that it contradicts the EU-UK Withdrawal Agreement.
The United Kingdom is set to vote a new Internal Market Bill which would see London given increased jurisdiction over devolved areas of the country, on the claim that the move would prevent barriers to trade.
“I have never experienced such policing of me, my actions, and my body as I have since pregnancy,” a Twitter user shared online, when commenting on new measures proposed for health data collection in Britain.
Earlier, a bipartisan group of US lawmakers warned Britain's prime minister that they had "grave concerns" over his Internal Market Bill, pointing to its capacity to "invalidate or override the Northern Ireland protocol," which they said might have "disastrous consequences" for the Good Friday Agreement which ended the Troubles in Northern Ireland.
The US-owned aircraft manufacturer Boeing has been subject to a congressional investigation after two of its new Boeing-737 Max planes crashed last year.
The Labour leader has been isolating due to a member of his family showing symptoms of the coronavirus, missing the Internal Market Debate and Wednesdays PMQs.
There are an estimated 160 million pieces of so-called “space junk” left floating around in the wake of missions, ranging from large spent rocket stages to tiny paint flakes. As they travel at a speed of above 16,777 mph (27,000kmh), the fragments can potentially seriously damage or destroy space infrastructure.
The sticking point between Westminster and Holyrood are the provisions of the Internal Market Bill, whose content, according to a Scottish MP, is not understood by the UK Prime Minister.
The US government alleges that WikiLeaks and Assange do not follow standard journalistic practices and unreasonably jeopardised the lives of government informants, but the court heard arguments on Wednesday that in fact the opposite is true.
The House of Commons passed the Internal Market Bill on Tuesday by a large margin. The legislation intends to override certain commitments under the Withdrawal Agreement with the EU negotiated under Theresa May's administration.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Japanese multinational company Hitachi said Wednesday it would end its work on the Horizon nuclear plant project in the United Kingdom, which had been suspended since 2019.