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Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service based in Menlo Park, California and a flagship service of the namesake company Facebook, Inc. It was founded by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes.

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Grant Shapps: Repatriation will be ‘a bit messy’ [Video]

Grant Shapps: Repatriation will be ‘a bit messy’

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps describes the process of repatriating British citizens as “substantial”, “an enormous effort”, and “a bit messy”. Report by Chinnianl. Like us on Facebook..

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Thornberry calls for military support to get Britons home [Video]

Thornberry calls for military support to get Britons home

Emily Thornberry has criticised the Government’s new arrangement with airlines to carry stranded British citizens to the UK. Under the arrangement, airlines are responsible for bringing passengers..

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North Acton station busy for second day running [Video]

North Acton station busy for second day running

North Acton Underground station remained busy for a second day running, as passengers changed trains on the Central Line on Tuesday morning. Report by Chinnianl. Like us on Facebook at..

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Government and airlines to bring Britons home [Video]

Government and airlines to bring Britons home

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab announces a “new arrangement between the Government and airlines to fly home tens of thousands of stranded British travellers where commercial flights are no longer..

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UCL and Mercedes F1 team develop breathing aid

Engineers from University College London and a team from Mercedes Formula One have redesigned and rebuilt a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) breathing aid to help keep coronavirus (COVID-19)..

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NHS Nightingale due to open this week [Video]

NHS Nightingale due to open this week

Work continues to transform the ExCeL London into the NHS Nightingale Hospital which will treat coronavirus (COVID-19) patients. NHS Chief Executive Simon Stevens says the facility will be ready..

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Welsh First Minister announces £500m ‘crisis fund’ [Video]

Welsh First Minister announces £500m ‘crisis fund’

First Minister of Wales Mark Drakeford has announced a £500 million “crisis fund” for businesses in the principality to help them survive the coronavirus pandemic. Report by Keaneyn. Like us on..

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Train carriages converted into coronavirus isolation units [Video]

Train carriages converted into coronavirus isolation units

Indian authorities are converting train carriages into isolation units in the fight against COVID-19. Report by Keaneyn. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at..

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Glasgow’s SECC to be converted into hospital [Video]

Glasgow’s SECC to be converted into hospital

Nicola Sturgeon has announced that the Scottish Exhibition Centre (SECC) in Glasgow will be converted into a temporary NHS hospital. The First Minister of Scotland said that the centre could have..

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Testing ‘most important thing’ for NHS staff [Video]

Testing ‘most important thing’ for NHS staff

President of the Royal College of Physicians Andrew Goddard has spoken of his “concern” that NHS staff who have developed coronavirus symptoms are unable to go to work, saying: “The most..

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London Underground busy despite lockdown [Video]

London Underground busy despite lockdown

Many Londoners continue to use the Underground network, one week on from Boris Johnson’s announcement of a UK-wide lockdown. This was the scene at North Acton station in west London on Monday..

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CNO grateful to cabin crew NHS volunteers [Video]

CNO grateful to cabin crew NHS volunteers

Chief Nursing Officer for England Ruth May says she is “very grateful” to airline cabin crew who have volunteered to support NHS staff in the fight against coronavirus (COVID-19). Report by Blairm...

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Care minister pays tribute to Amged El-Hawrani [Video]

Care minister pays tribute to Amged El-Hawrani

The Minister for Care has paid tribute to NHS consultant Amged El-Hawrani who died at Leicester Royal Infirmary on Saturday evening aged 55. Helen Whately stressed the importance of getting personal..

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Deputy CMO says normal life will not resume for six months [Video]

Deputy CMO says normal life will not resume for six months

Dr Jenny Harries, deputy chief medical officer for England has said normal life will not resume for at least six months. Her warning at today’s coronavirus press conference came as the government..

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Coronavirus testing takes place in Chessington car park [Video]

Coronavirus testing takes place in Chessington car park

Testing for the coronavirus is taking place for NHS workers at a temporary drive-through location in the car park of Chessington World of Adventures in Surrey. Report by Ahmedr. Like us on Facebook at..

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Coronavirus testing begins at empty Chessington car park [Video]

Coronavirus testing begins at empty Chessington car park

Testing for the coronavirus has started for NHS workers at a temporary drive-through location in the car park of Chessington World of Adventures in Surrey. Report by Ahmedr. Like us on Facebook at..

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Huge Tornado Rips Through Residential Area [Video]

Huge Tornado Rips Through Residential Area

A tornado ripped through commercial and residential areas in Jonesboro, northeast Arkansas Report by Ahmedr. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at..

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Children encouraged to go on a teddy bear hunt [Video]

Children encouraged to go on a teddy bear hunt

Children are being encouraged to go on a teddy bear hunt as part of their exercise routine when on lockdown due to the coronavirus. Aimee Fletcher has organised a 'Teddy Treasure Trail' in her local..

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NHS Chief Executive announces increased capacity and testing [Video]

NHS Chief Executive announces increased capacity and testing

NHS Chief Executive Simon Stephens has announced that he has reconfigured hospitals across the country making 33,000 beds available for Covid-19 patients. New hospitals are also being built using..

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Gove: PM continuing to lead Covid-19 efforts from isolation [Video]

Gove: PM continuing to lead Covid-19 efforts from isolation

Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove says that Prime Minister Boris Johnson is continuing to lead the government's efforts against Covid-19 from isolation after he tested positive for the coronavirus...

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Surrey Police: This is about 'persuasion' [Video]

Surrey Police: This is about 'persuasion'

Gavin Stephens, Chief Constable of Surrey Police, says his force would rather not use the new enforcement powers and focus on persuasion in dealing people flouting restrictions during the Covid-19..

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NHS Nightingale Hospital fully operational within 4 weeks [Video]

NHS Nightingale Hospital fully operational within 4 weeks

Former NHS Trust Chairman Roy Lilley says he expects the NHS Nightingale Hospital to be fully operational within 4 weeks. The 4,000 bed unit is being built inside London's ExCel exhibition centre and..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 02:03Published

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