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    Coronavirus: Twitter allows staff to work from home ‘forever’

    Image copyright Getty Images Twitter has told staff that they can work from home “forever” if they wish as the company looks towards the future after the coronavirus pandemic. The decision came as the social media giant said its work-from-home measures during the lockdown had been a success. But it also said it would allow […] More

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    Coronavirus: P&O Ferries plans to axe 1,100 staff

    Image copyright Press Association Image caption More than 1,000 members of staff at P&O Ferries are set to be made redundant P&O Ferries has announced plans to make 1,100 of its staff redundant. The ferry operator, based in Dover, Kent, said the reduced number of vessels and downturn in business had forced its decision to […] More

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    Coronavirus: Seacole hospital ‘a tribute’ to BAME NHS staff

    Image copyright Mary Seacole Trust Image caption Mary Seacole, a self-taught nurse of Jamaican-Scottish heritage, died on 14 May 1881 When a new community hospital named after pioneering nurse Mary Seacole opened in Surrey this month, it marked a victory long in the making for Patrick Vernon. Patrick, a former NHS manager, has long campaigned […] More

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    White House directs staff to wear masks after officials contract coronavirus

    The White House on Monday directed all people entering the West Wing, where the daily operations of President Donald Trump’s administration are carried out, to wear masks after two aides tested positive for the coronavirus, administration officials said. The new guidelines, released in a memo to the president’s staff on Monday afternoon, reflect a tightening of procedures at the highest levels […] More

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    Coronavirus: Meet the ex-NHS staff who are returning to work

    Image copyright Jane Williams Image caption Dr Jane Williams says “it’s very hard to stop being a doctor” Thousands of retired doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers have offered to return to the NHS during the coronavirus crisis. Why are they going back and how can they make a difference? For Dr Jane Williams, a […] More

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    Member of Vice President Pence’s staff tests positive for coronavirus

    Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images A senior official with the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told CNN on Friday, ”Trump’s concern is with the economy and that is very clear.” First, some background: CDC and White House officials have told CNN the White House rejected a 17-page draft of CDC recommendations about reopening […] More

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