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PM Johnson moved to intensive care as COVID-19 symptoms worsen

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to an intensive care unit on Monday after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, but his Downing Street office said he was still conscious.

Britain has no formal succession plan should the prime minister become incapacitated,

yesterday 21:29
Fears dogs and cats could be coronavirus 'super spreaders' as virologist questions safety
A CORONAVIRUS expert has warned pet owners they could be at risk of not only infecting their animals but also having the virus transmitted to them through contact with their pets, with the science behind animal-to-human infection still unknown.
yesterday 21:14
Boris Johnson in intensive care: PM fighting for his life as coronavirus symptoms worsen
BORIS JOHNSON has been admitted to intensive care as his condition has deteriorated after testing positive for coronavirus almost two weeks ago.
yesterday 21:14
Chris Whitty hints UK coronavirus lockdown set for extension ‘too soon for next phase’
THE Chief Medical Officer for England warned that it is "too early" to predict when the UK will move into the next phase of the coronavirus epidemic.
yesterday 18:05
Prince Philip latest: Duke's hidden role in Queen's historic speech
PRINCE PHILIP and the Queen are self-isolating at Windsor Castle amid the ongoing coronavirus crisis. One royal commentator has claimed the Duke of Edinburgh will have played an important role in helping formulate the Queen's recent address to the nation.
yesterday 17:02
Honor Blackman dead: James Bond’s Pussy Galore and Avengers star dies aged 94
HONOR BLACKMAN - who was best known for playing Bond girl Pussy Galore and for playing Cathy Gale in The Avengers - had died at the age of 94.
yesterday 17:02
Royal revelation: How Meghan and Harry really feel about life post-Megxit
MEGHAN MARKLE and Prince Harry are reportedly on the househunt in Malibu, Los Angeles, but a royal expert revealed how the two truly feel about life outside the Royal Family's frontline.
yesterday 15:59
Kate and Prince William in public show of support to Queen following coronavirus speech
KATE, Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince William have publicly showed their support for the Queen after Head of State delivered her powerful message to the country in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
yesterday 15:59
PM Johnson in hospital with persistent COVID-19 symptoms but still working

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was in hospital undergoing tests on Monday after suffering persistent coronavirus symptoms for more than 10 days, but the government said he was in good spirits and still in charge.

Johnson, 55, who tested positive for the virus on

yesterday 15:11
Back pain: The best stretch proven to help alleviate pain in the back
BACK pain is a common problem faced by many and can be a crippling sensation making everyday chores unbearable. There is a certain stretch one can preform to help alleviate backache. What is it?
yesterday 14:56
UK PM Johnson in hospital with persistent COVID-19 symptoms but still working

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was undergoing hospital tests on Monday after suffering persistent coronavirus symptoms for more than 10 days, but the government said he was in good spirits and still in charge.

Johnson, who had been isolating in Downing Street

yesterday 14:08
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MILLIONS of dollars’ worth of US military equipment has gone missing in Syria, the Pentagon has admitted,

yesterday 13:59
Meghan Markle shock: How ‘kiss’ picture with co-star sparked controversy
MEGHAN MARKLE's Suits co-star Patrick J Adams sparked controversy when he posted a picture on Instagram of Meghan kissing him.
yesterday 13:53
Stomach bloating: The simple method to help alleviate bloating and pain
BLOATING occurs when you have finished a meal, but the meal hasn't quite finished with you. Making this small change can help alleviate not only the bloating but also the discomfort caused by it.
yesterday 13:53
New car tax changes from today could save motorists up to £7,000 for this simple reason
CAR TAX changes which come into effect from today could see motorists save up to £7,000 on total new car costs according to motoring experts, Octopus Electric Vehicles.
yesterday 12:50
Johnson in hospital for tests, government says he's still in charge

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was undergoing tests in hospital on Monday as he is still suffering coronavirus symptoms 10 days after testing positive for COVID-19, but the government insisted he remained in charge.

Johnson, who had been isolating in Downing

yesterday 12:02
Elvis Presley: SURPRISING revelation from Vernon’s office in Inside Graceland video WATCH
ELVIS PRESLEY'S father Vernon had an office at Graceland and a new video from inside has revealed a surprising revelation.
yesterday 11:47
NCIS Los Angeles season 11: When is NCIS LA next on? When is the finale?
NCIS LOS ANGELES sadly wasn't on our screens last night. So when will the crime drama return?
yesterday 11:47
British PM Johnson in hospital for coronavirus tests but said to be still in charge

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was undergoing tests in hospital on Monday as he is still suffering coronavirus symptoms 10 days after testing positive for COVID-19, but the government insisted he remained in charge.

Johnson, who had been isolating in Downing

yesterday 10:59
Coronavirus: Woman explains day-by-day symptoms of COVID-19 - 'literal fire in my lungs'
CORONAVIRUS is a deadly infection that's easily spread among the public, and has killed almost 5,000 people in the UK. One patient has explained her day-by-day symptoms of COVID-19, including a high fever, a dry cough, and losing her sense of smell and taste, while also issuing a stark warning to the public.
yesterday 10:44
Overdraft rules: What are the new overdraft rules?
MONEY has become a tight spot for many people around the world as the coronavirus pandemic puts pressure on workers, businesses, families and individuals. But what are the new overdraft rules?
yesterday 10:44
Zara Tindall admits it's 'hard being locked up' after grandmother Queen's speech
ZARA TINDALL, 38, appeared on Good Morning Britain today to discuss her charitable project amid coronavirus. She also reacted to her grandmother the Queen's speech last night.
yesterday 10:44
GMB viewers savage Nicola Sturgeon over Piers Morgan interview: 'Ripping her to shreds'
GOOD MORNING BRITAIN hosts Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid welcomed First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon on to the show to speak about Dr Catherine Calderwood's resignation as chief medical officer but viewers weren't impressed with the interview.
yesterday 09:41
Boris Johnson praised for doing good job in fight against coronavirus – poll results
BORIS JOHNSON who was hospitalised last night after testing positive for COVID-19 11 days ago has been criticised for his handling of the pandemic, but more than half of respondents to an Express poll think he is doing a good job.
yesterday 09:41
Tax year end: ISAs, pensions, tax allowances changes - How will the changes affect you?
THE tax year has ended and a new one began on April 6 - bringing with it a number of changes. How will these changes affect you?
yesterday 09:41
Waitrose food recall: Urgent warning issued due to allergy fears - affected item here
WAITROSE has issued a food warning to customers as one product was found to contain an ingredient not listed on the label. This is the affected product here.
yesterday 08:38
'I don't want to hear it!' Piers Morgan leaves Sturgeon lost for words in brutal interview
PIERS MORGAN clashed with SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon on today's edition of Good Morning Britain as she came under fire for the delayed response to former chief medical officer Catherine Calderwood breaching the Government's lockdown rules this weekend.
yesterday 08:38
British PM Johnson still in hospital with persistent coronavirus symptoms

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was still in hospital on Monday suffering persistent coronavirus symptoms 10 days after testing positive for the virus, although Downing Street said he remained in charge of the government.

“The PM is still at hospital,”

yesterday 07:50
British PM Johnson still in hospital with persistent coronavirus symptoms

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was still in hospital on Monday after suffering persistent coronavirus symptoms 10 days after testing positive for the virus, though Downing Street said he remained in charge of the government.

“The PM is still at

yesterday 06:47
Virus recovery talks should ditch old taboos, EU's Vestager said

European Commission vice-president Margrethe Vestager said old solutions to the financial crisis are not relevant to the economic crisis created by the coronavirus and that EU countries should discuss recovery plans without taboos.

Vestager told a group of journalists on Friday (3 April)

yesterday 06:44
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PM Johnson in intensive care after COVID-19 worsens

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken into intensive care in hospital after his COVID-19 worsened, his office said on Monday.

“Since Sunday evening, the Prime Minister has been under the care of doctors at St Thomas’ Hospital, in London, after

yesterday 21:29
Text: PM Johnson moved to intensive care

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken into the intensive care unit in hospital after his condition worsened more than 10 days after he tested positive for the coronavirus, his office said on Monday.

Below is the Downing Street statement:

yesterday 21:29
Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after condition 'worsened'

He was admitted to hospital on Sunday evening

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened.

Downing Street confirmed the sad news on Monday evening and it comes after he was taken in to hospital for further tests on Sunday

yesterday 21:26
Coronavirus: England manager Gareth Southgate takes 30% pay cut The England manager, who has a reported salary of £3m a year, is one of the Football Association's highest earners.
The England manager, who has a reported salary of £3m a year, is one of the Football Association's highest earners.
yesterday 21:14
Boris Johnson taken to intensive care for coronavirus

Boris Johnson has been taken into intensive care for coronavirus after his condition worsened.

Downing Street said Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab would ‘deputise where necessary’.

A Number 10 spokesman said: ‘Since Sunday evening, the Prime Minister has been under the care of

yesterday 21:14
Dominic Raab to deputise ‘where necessary’ while Boris Johnson is in intensive care

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab will ‘deputise where necessary’ while Boris Johnson is in intensive care, Downing Street has said.

The Prime Minister was admitted to St Thomas’ Hospital, in London, on Sunday evening after suffering from ‘persistent coronavirus symptoms’. He had

yesterday 21:14
Ireland’s coronavirus peak ‘could be lower than expected’ as death toll rises

The Covid-19 death toll in Ireland has risen to 174, with 16 deaths reported in the last 24 hours, the National Public Health emergency team has said.

The nation has reported 5,364 cases of coronavirus but the rate of increase in infections is slowing.

Ireland’s chief medical

yesterday 21:14
Coronation Street spoilers: Will Geoff lock Yasmeen in the box again?
CORONATION STREET'S resident villain Geoff Metcalfe may have been momentarily caught out but it doesn't look like this is going to stop him. So will he once again be bringing out the magic box to stop wife Yasmeen Nazir leaving?
yesterday 21:14
Tiger bone trade: Shocking reason why people film big cat slaughter exposed
TIGER BONE trading in southeast Asia has left many in the international community abhorred - but behind the reason for filming the brutal slaughter of big is an equally concerning problem.
yesterday 21:14
George Galloway mocks Keir Starmer's 'zombie' shadow cabinet in stunning jibe
GEORGE GALLOWAY hit out at new Labour leader Keir Starmer, ridiculing his choices for his shadow cabinet - after the new team was named on Monday.
yesterday 21:14
Nationwide to cut interest rates on 5% deal - how new customers could still bag an account
NATIONWIDE has announced changes to some of the interest rates the building society offers. It comes after the Bank of England (BoE) cut the Bank Rate to 0.1 percent during the coronavirus crisis.
yesterday 21:14
easyJet: Airline secures £600M bailout after issuing dire warning - ‘Money will run out!'
EASYJET is just one airline that has received a financial blow in recent weeks due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis. And now, the airline is receiving a huge loan after issuing a dire warning.
yesterday 21:14
Coronavirus symptoms: When should I go to hospital if I think I have coronavirus?
CORONAVIRUS has caused major concerns about how equipped the NHS is to handle such an unprecedented crisis. When should you go to the hospital if you think you have coronavirus?
yesterday 21:14
Coronavirus good news: Philosopher outlines reasons to think positively during lockdown
CORONAVIRUS has now infected more than 1.3 million people across the planet, with many countries being forced into lockdown, creating as much a mental health pandemic as a viral one. But there are some reasons to be positive.
yesterday 21:14
Coronavirus lockdown is WORKING: Graph gives major boost to UK as rate of infection slows
THE CORONAVIRUS lockdown in the UK appears to be working claimed the Government's deputy chief scientific officer professor Angela McLean on Monday.
yesterday 21:14
Latest news from Great Britain
yesterday 21:29 PM Johnson in intensive care after COVID-19 worsens
yesterday 21:29 Text: PM Johnson moved to intensive care
yesterday 21:29 PM Johnson moved to intensive care as COVID-19 symptoms worsen
yesterday 21:26 Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after condition 'worsened'
yesterday 21:23 Boris Johnson taken into intensive care
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus: England manager Gareth Southgate takes 30% pay cut The England manager, who has a reported salary of £3m a year, is one of the Football Association's highest earners.
yesterday 21:14 Ex-detective spared jail for exploiting women because he needs to care for son during virus lockdown The defendant had previously admitted inappropriate contact with four vulnerable women.
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus: Stranger coughing in blind woman's face is being treated as hate crime Wiltshire Police says the victim was walking with her guide dog when she was coughed at by someone nearby.
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus: Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to intensive care after condition worsens The PM's health deteriorates but he remains conscious and has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise for him.
yesterday 21:14 Boris Johnson taken to intensive care for coronavirus
yesterday 21:14 Dominic Raab to deputise ‘where necessary’ while Boris Johnson is in intensive care
yesterday 21:14 Ireland’s coronavirus peak ‘could be lower than expected’ as death toll rises
yesterday 21:14 Coronation Street spoilers: Will Geoff lock Yasmeen in the box again?
yesterday 21:14 Tiger bone trade: Shocking reason why people film big cat slaughter exposed
yesterday 21:14 George Galloway mocks Keir Starmer's 'zombie' shadow cabinet in stunning jibe
yesterday 21:14 Nationwide to cut interest rates on 5% deal - how new customers could still bag an account
yesterday 21:14 easyJet: Airline secures £600M bailout after issuing dire warning - ‘Money will run out!'
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus symptoms: When should I go to hospital if I think I have coronavirus?
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus good news: Philosopher outlines reasons to think positively during lockdown
yesterday 21:14 Coronavirus lockdown is WORKING: Graph gives major boost to UK as rate of infection slows
yesterday 21:14 Intensive care meaning: What is intensive care? What is ICU?
yesterday 21:14 Dominic Raab asked to deputise for PM as Boris Johnson moved into intensive care
yesterday 21:14 Pound to US Dollar latest: Sterling plummets after Boris Johnson moved to intensive care
yesterday 21:14 Boris Johnson in intensive care: Downing Street statement in full
yesterday 21:14 Fears dogs and cats could be coronavirus 'super spreaders' as virologist questions safety
yesterday 21:14 Boris Johnson in intensive care: PM fighting for his life as coronavirus symptoms worsen
yesterday 20:26 Former Labour leader Miliband returns to frontline as party's business spokesman
yesterday 20:23 MPs call on government to save Hull Truck Theatre
yesterday 20:23 MPs call on government to save Hull Truck Theatre
yesterday 20:23 Coronavirus live UK updates as Boris Johnson moved to intensive care, cases soar and death toll rises
yesterday 20:17 ‘Too soon’ to see fall in Covid-19 hospital cases even though lockdown measures ‘are working,’ government says
yesterday 20:11 Coronavirus: 1.3 billion smokers urged to quit to reduce COVID-19 risks The cigarette industry is urged to stop making tobacco, as a study says smokers with COVID-19 are more likely to be seriously ill.
yesterday 20:11 Man charged with rape after woman attacked inside NHS hospital
yesterday 20:11 Two more prisoners die after testing positive for coronavirus
yesterday 20:11 Liar season 3 release date: Will there be another series of Liar?
yesterday 20:11 Fortnite season 3 release date DELAY? Leak hints at season 2 extension
yesterday 20:11 UK lockdown exercise: Will the Government ban exercise?
yesterday 20:11 Travel warning: What do I do about my holiday?
yesterday 20:11 Universal Credit: Martin Lewis shares three options for those struggling with ID stage
yesterday 20:11 Coronavirus POLL: Should Boris take days off or continue to work through symptoms? VOTE
yesterday 20:11 Type 2 diabetes: The cooking oil proven to lower blood sugar levels
yesterday 20:11 'Time for change!' Von der Leyen blasted by EU leader for failing in coronavirus response
yesterday 20:11 School opening hours: Are school open during Easter holidays for key workers?
yesterday 20:11 Ambulance destroyed in fire as paramedics respond to callout – investigation launched
yesterday 19:20 Opposition calls for Hull City Council to suspend tax bills during lockdown labelled 'political stunt'
yesterday 19:14 Starmer pledges more powers for Scottish Parliament in move to federal system of government
yesterday 19:14 ‘Act now on rise in domestic abuse during Covid-19 lockdown’
yesterday 19:14 Editorial: Coronavirus, international trade and the Labour reshuffle
yesterday 19:14 Libyan coastguard fires warning shots at NGO ship during rescue for the second time
yesterday 19:14 Men’s Football Coronavirus doesn't stop Tajikistan from getting their league started
Editorials
The Prime Minister has been admitted as a precaution.
yesterday 21:23
Fresh faces from the soft left and 2015 and 2017 intakes have been rewarded in the new Labour leader's first appointments – as well as Ed Miliband.
yesterday 17:11
It is anything but a purge of Corbynites.
yesterday 17:11
This is a shadow cabinet far more attuned to Ed Miliband's own politics than any of his own.
yesterday 17:11
This is a Shadow Cabinet far more attuned to Ed Miliband's own politics than any of his own.
yesterday 16:08
To build a resilient economy it will not be enough to talk about public ownership and redistribution: we need to talk more about the activities we value. 
yesterday 15:05
Councils across the country are working hard to maintain essential public services.
yesterday 11:56
The Prime Minister’s designated stand-in has avoided the feuds that have recently absorbed other cabinet ministers.   
yesterday 10:53
The Health Secretary announced that the government would write off £13.4bn of historic NHS debt.
2020-04-05 21:08
Stepping back and taking time to consider the media we consume could help to slow the spread of misinformation about the pandemic. 
2020-04-05 20:05
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