United Ireland ‘within 25 years’ thanks to ‘disaster’ Brexit, UK’s former Home Secretary predicts

Follow RT on The “disaster” Brexit deal has played into the hands of those wishing for the “destruction” of the UK, former cabinet minister David Blunkett has said, predicting that a united Ireland might emerge within the next 25 years.  The situation created by Brexit that now “effectively continues” the European single market in Northern […]

UK competition body investigating Google privacy plan to ditch third-party cookies from Chrome

Follow RT on The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an inquiry into Google’s plan to remove third-party cookies from its Chrome browser over fears the move will have a “significant impact” on the digital ad market. Google plans, through its ‘Privacy Sandbox’ proposals, to end support for all cookies except for those […]

British women fined for going on WALK, told by police that carrying tea is ‘classed as picnic’

Follow RT on Two women in the UK were fined by police for driving five miles to go for a quiet walk, with officers telling the women that the peppermint tea they were carrying counts as an unlawful picnic. Derbyshire police reportedly “surrounded” the women during their walk at Foremark Reservoir on Wednesday and issued […]

UK professor who received OBE refuses to bend the knee after 600 academics sign letter denouncing her ‘transphobic’ views

Follow RT on A philosophy professor who was honoured by the British government for her advocacy for academic freedom has scoffed at her critics after being targeted by an open letter accusing her of transphobia. Kathleen Stock, a professor of philosophy at the University of Sussex, was made an Officer of the Order of the […]

‘Virus out of control’: London mayor declares ‘major incident’ over rapid Covid-19 spread

Follow RT on A “major incident” has been declared in the UK capital over a surge in coronavirus numbers. Announcing the move, Mayor Sadiq Khan described the situation as “critical,” admitting the viral spread “was out of control”. London is at serious risk of seeing its healthcare system completely overwhelmed by the flow of coronavirus […]

‘This is getting sicker by the day’: Viewers blast TV show asking about rewards for snitching on neighbours breaking Covid rules

Follow RT on ITV’s ‘Good Morning Britain’ came under fire from viewers after it controversially asked whether Brits should receive a financial reward for turning their coronavirus rule-breaking neighbours in to the police. “Should people be rewarded for snitching on their neighbours who break lockdown rules?”asked presenter Kate Garraway during Friday’s show. Acknowledging that the […]

Third Covid-19 vaccine approved for use in UK, as government authorises Moderna jab

Follow RT on The UK government has approved the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine, making it the third such inoculation authorised for use in the country, alongside the doses produced by Pfizer/BioNTech and Oxford/AstraZeneca. Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government has pre-ordered 17 million doses of the vaccine but is not expected to be available for distribution until […]

Negative Covid-19 test to be required for all international arrivals in England and Scotland

Follow RT on To help protect the UK against new strains of coronavirus, England and Scotland will require international arrivals, including British nationals, to provide a negative Covid-19 test 72 hours before travel. The UK made the announcement because of the “great concern” caused by the discovery of the new variant of the virus in […]

Vaccine might not work properly against mutated Covid-19 variant, warns UK Minister hours after Pfizer study claims jab effective

Follow RT on Britain’s transport secretary has warned that the vaccines being rolled out to put an end to the Covid-19 pandemic may not work properly against the mutant variant of coronavirus first found in South Africa. Speaking on Friday to LBC Radio, British Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said there was concern amongst the scientific […]

UK may need to ‘revaccinate’ every 6 MONTHS and Covid testing will still be needed next year, health secretary warns

Follow RT on The UK may need to revaccinate people for immunisation to coronavirus every six months, while Covid-19 testing will still be required in 2022, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said during a select committee hearing on Thursday. “I anticipate that we will probably need to revaccinate because we don’t know the longevity of the […]

Actress Priyanka Chopra defies UK lockdown rules as police burst in on hair appointment, but no fine issued

Follow RT on Indian actress Priyanka Chopra blatantly violated new Covid-19 lockdown restrictions in the UK, with police being alerted to an illegal hair appointment and giving a verbal warning to the business owner. “Police were alerted at around 17:40hrs on Wednesday, 6 January to reports of a Covid breach taking place within a hairdressers […]

London to run out of hospital beds in TWO WEEKS, health chief warns as Covid-19 overwhelms capital – reports

Follow RT on NHS England’s London Medical Director Dr. Vin Diwakar has warned senior doctors that the UK capital could run out of hospital beds within two weeks under even the best case Covid-19 scenario, according to media reports. In an official briefing delivered via Zoom to medical directors of London’s NHS trusts, Diwakar reportedly […]