EU Summit: Focus on slow delivery of coronavirus vaccines, travel certificates

EU leaders meet Thursday under pressure to speed up Europe's coronavirus vaccine rollout, and divided over border closures and what introducing vaccine travel certificates could mean. The video summit for the leaders of the 27-nation bloc comes a year into the Covid-19 crisis, as most of the EU is experiencing a second wave of cases -- or a third … Continue reading EU Summit: Focus on slow delivery of coronavirus vaccines, travel certificates

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Joe Biden receives coronavirus vaccine in Delaware

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Monday received the coronavirus vaccine in Delaware, becoming the latest major political figure worldwide to be vaccinated. Biden's transition reported earlier that the President-elect and incoming first lady Jill Biden would receive their first doses of the coronavirus vaccine publicly on Monday. Incoming White House press secretary Jen Psaki briefed … Continue reading Joe Biden receives coronavirus vaccine in Delaware

Why Margaret Keenan is trending on social media

By any standard Margaret is an extraordinary woman. She’s a healthy, spritely 90-year-old who only gave up working in a jewelery shop four years ago. Today she became even more remarkable. Margaret Keenan agreed to be the first person in the western world to be vaccinated against coronavirus. She came to University Hospital Coventry for a routine … Continue reading Why Margaret Keenan is trending on social media