Covid live: New Zealand vaccinates 2.5% of population in a day; UK investigates testing errors

New Zealand’s government is employing a host of increasingly weird and wonderful strategies, gimmicks and sweeteners in a bid to get the last 20% of its eligible population inoculated against … Read More

Australia Covid live news update: Tasmania lockdown begins as PM and Perrottet at odds over borders

9.49pm BST 21:49 Hello everyone, it’s Caitlin Cassidy here, up and ready to guide you through this weekend’s news after a whopper Friday. NSW premier Dominic Perrottet yesterday made quite … Read More

Coronavirus live: testing at UK lab paused over thousands of possible false negatives; Covid pass mandatory for all workers in Italy

You will not have to video yourself, in fact, is the answer. My colleagues over at the Department of Health are going to set this out in more detail. What … Read More