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UK’s Royal Mint celebrates singer Elton John with new commemorative coin

6 July 2020, 8:24 AM

Elton John on Monday became the second artist to be honoured by Britain’s Royal Mint with a commemorative coin paying tribute to the decorated British singer-songwriter.

UK ditches COVID-19 app model to use Google-Apple system

18 June 2020, 4:38 PM

Britain on Thursday said it would switch to Apple and Google technology for its test-and-trace app, ditching its current system in a U-turn for the troubled programme.

UK foreign minister defends easing of lockdown

31 May 2020, 1:08 PM

British foreign minister Dominic Raab defended on Sunday the government’s “careful” loosening of the coronavirus lockdown, saying it was the “right step to be taking at this moment in time”.

UK gospel artist on interacting with fans

17 May 2020, 6:12 AM

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has forced artists all over the world to re-think and re-strategise their approach to the trade of a musician under the STAY AT HOME regulations.

UK shadows Italy as worst hit in Europe as it’s COVID-19 death toll passes 28 000

3 May 2020, 8:35 AM

The United Kingdom’s COVID-19 death toll rose 621 to 28 131 as of May 1, just short of Italy which has so far had the world’s second most deadly outbreak of the disease after the United States.



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