Another 7,108 coronavirus cases and 71 deaths have been recorded in the UK, according to the latest daily figures.
MPs have approved the renewal of the government’s emergency coronavirus powers after ministers staged a climbdown to offer the House of Commons a greater say on new nationwide restrictions.
The fire service response to the Manchester Arena bombing was “neither adequate nor effective,” their lawyers have told a public inquiry.
Detectives have used the pandemic lockdown to arrest nearly 300 fugitives hiding in the UK.
The home secretary asked officials to look into sending asylum seekers to isolated islands 4,000 miles from the UK, according to reports.