How worried should we be about a third wave?

10 March 2021 1:06 am

At the beginning of the year, Boris Johnson and his advisers were at pains to tell us that by spring…

Boris hints at a 'no jab, no job' policy

23 February 2021 7:33 am

The most striking moment of Monday night’s press conference was Chris Whitty’s declaration that it was the ‘professional responsibility’ on…

Vaccination is pushing England's population immunity to new heights

6 February 2021 7:05 pm

England’s population immunity to Coronavirus now stands at almost 39 per cent — a rise of 25 per cent since…

Can we boost immunity with the vaccines we have now?

5 February 2021 12:07 am

What to make of the news this morning that Oxford University is to ask for volunteers to take part in…

Concern grows over South African variant

2 February 2021 6:04 am

Although there’s plenty of positive vaccine news to go around, the latest government press conference offered a sobering reminder of…

One year after Brexit, Britain is reaping the benefits of independence

1 February 2021 1:35 am

A year ago today Britain awoke to a rather muted celebration – which seemed to consist largely of a bubble…

Ursula von der Leyen has always left a trail of disaster

31 January 2021 11:29 pm

The German Army had to join a NATO exercise with broomsticks because they didn’t have any rifles. It’s special forces…

The EU's vaccine opportunism will not be forgotten

30 January 2021 8:03 am

At first, it sounded like empty rage. The European Union had spent all week making wild statements about controlling vaccine…

Could this drug offer immediate protection from Covid-19?

30 January 2021 3:43 am

When Donald Trump returned to the White House after a brief spell in hospital with Covid-19 last October he made…


Trump was right about the vaccine release

15 December 2020 8:54 am

Donald Trump said during the second and final presidential debate on October 22 that he was optimistic a vaccine would…


Finally America is realizing that Andrew Cuomo is a putz

20 November 2020 9:01 am

In a sane world, Andrew Cuomo would be America’s least popular politician, a welcome target for a primary campaign or…


The problem with fast-tracking vaccines

3 September 2020 1:52 pm

You have to admit it, Operation Warp Speed is a good moniker. It’s the name for the American interagency program,…