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UK records lowest daily rise in coronavirus cases so far this year
The UK has recorded its lowest daily rise in coronavirus cases so far this year, with 22,195.
COVID jab given to almost four in five over-80s but vaccine supply is 'tight', health secretary warns
Almost four in five of those aged over 80 have received a first dose of a COVID vaccine, Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said.
Travel industry expects mandatory hotel quarantine to be introduced 'imminently'
Travel industry sources have told Sky News they expect mandatory hotel quarantine to be introduced imminently, as the government tries to suppress new variants of coronavirus.
Woman who slit girl's throat in park has minimum term increased after judge's mistake
A woman who slit the throat of a seven-year-old girl has had her minimum term increased after the judge said it had been "calculated in error".
Man arrested on suspicion of murder after death of 11-year-old boy
A 32-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of an 11-year-old boy.
CPS facing judicial review into claims it dropped 'weak' rape cases to improve conviction rates
A judicial review is being launched this week into claims the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) unlawfully abandoned "weak" rape cases to boost conviction rates.