Quiz of The Week: 3 - 9 April
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Obituary: Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
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Obituary: Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

The longest reigning consort in British history has died at the age of 99
Prince Philip: a lifetime of service in pictures
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Prince Philip: a lifetime of service in pictures

The Duke of Edinburgh, Britain’s longest-serving consort, died at Windsor Castle

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Stormont recalled as Northern Ireland faces ‘summer of disruption’
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Stormont recalled as Northern Ireland faces ‘summer of disruption’

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Covid holiday test costs
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Covid holiday test costs

9 Apr 2021
Rare earths, Jordan and dishonour
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Rare earths, Jordan and dishonour

9 Apr 2021

The Daily Briefing

10 April 2021
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Gun salutes for Prince Philip
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Gun salutes for Prince Philip

Gun salutes are due to take place later across the UK, in Gibraltar and from warships at sea, to mark the passing of Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II…
Tributes to ‘Dear Uncle Philip’
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Tributes to ‘Dear Uncle Philip’

World leaders have paid tribute to the Duke of Edinburgh. US President Joe Biden said: “He was a heck of a guy... 99 years old, he never slowed down a…
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Volcano erupts in St Vincent

The island of St Vincent has been shaken by a string of eruptions at La Soufrière volcano, which spewed clouds of ash miles into the air and forced th…
‘Failure’ led to Belfast unrest
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‘Failure’ led to Belfast unrest

Loyalist paramilitary groups were not involved in orchestrating the violence in Northern Ireland, say police. As the number of officers injured rose t…
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Timeline: the UK’s roadmap out of lockdown

Long Covid: the symptoms and who is most at risk
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Long Covid: the symptoms and who is most at risk

Pros and cons of ‘vaccine passports’
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Pros and cons of ‘vaccine passports’

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In focus: the Covid vaccines

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Oxford-AstraZeneca
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Oxford-AstraZeneca

The Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine has been the jewel in the crown of the UK jab rollout, with its most recent clinical trial results reporting an overall…
Pfizer-BioNTech
2.

Pfizer-BioNTech

Most vaccines rely on weakened or inactivated parts of the virus to provoke an immune response in their recipients, but the Pfizer version is syntheti…
Moderna
3.

Moderna

Moderna has become the third coronavirus vaccine to be rolled out in the UK. The majority of the available vaccines have been bought by the UK, EU, US…
Janssen-Johnson & Johnson
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Janssen-Johnson & Johnson

Like the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, the Janssen drug uses a modified adenovirus, a harmless, engineered virus that is injected into the patient. The …
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How many people need to be vaccinated to get back to normal?
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How many people need to be vaccinated to get back to normal?

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World News

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Is Russia preparing another attack on Ukraine?
Ukrainian troops from the Donbass Battalion
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Is Russia preparing another attack on Ukraine?

Could violence in Tigray spiral into genocide?
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2021 films: new releases and what’s coming up
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Book of the week: Philip Roth by Blake Bailey 
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