Hospitals in the UK expecting COVID-19 vaccines in around 10 days

Nov 29 2020 Share

Hospitals in the UK have been told that the coronavirus vaccine should be distributed to them “in as little as 10 days’ time”, around 7, 8 or 9 December.

Healthcare workers, people aged 70+ and people at very high risk of contracting coronavirus due to health problems are to be given high priority.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has also appointed a new minister to take charge of the coronavirus vaccine rollout, to oversee the distribution of the vaccines.


Funeral worker loses job after taking a selfie with Maradona’s body

Nov 29 2020 Share

A selfie of a funeral worker by Diego Maradona’s body in his open coffin started circulating on Thursday and quickly sparked international outrage.

Maradona’s lawyers were quick to take legal action and the funeral worker was quickly identified and fired from his job.


Outburst of gas at Daniels shopping complex in Ħamrun

Nov 29 2020 Share

At around 8pm on Saturday 28th November, Daniels Shopping Complex in Hamrun had an outburst of gas from a refrigerator.

The Civil Protection and Police personnel were called and helped evacuate the building and even closed the street to cars.

There were no injuries reported but there was one person who required some medical attention.


Valletta protest questions COVID-19, face masks and 5G telephony

Nov 28 2020 Share

Earlier today, a crowd of demonstrators gathered in Valletta to protest against the incoming COVID-19 vaccine, use of face-masks and 5G telephony.

Led by controversial lawyer Rudolph Ragonesi, the protest addressed issues such as the validity of the COVID-19 vaccine and the lack of information on the relationship between internet data routers’ transmission and the spread of COVID-19.

Earlier this year, Ragonesi had targeted Superintendent for Public Health Charmaine Gauci, stating that she was misinforming the people regarding the spread of COVID-19.


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