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For our free coronavirus pandemic coverage, learn more here. London: Sajid Javid’s debut as Britain’s new Health Secretary has been savaged as “bloody daft” after the minister was forced to apologise...

ISOLATION rules were thrown into chaos today as ministers veered from Boris Johnson's instruction to quarantine if pinged. Business Minister Paul Scully said the decision was "up to individuals...

For our free coronavirus pandemic coverage, learn more here. Jeannette Young sounded at the end of her tether on Thursday. Queensland’s chief health officer attracted a storm of criticism, including...

‘He had his first hits before the UK even became a member of the European Union’: Brexit minister Lord Frost blasts Sir Elton John over pop megastar’s criticism of the Government’s...

Former federal defence minister Brendan Nelson has described Ben Roberts-Smith as “the most respected, admired and revered” Australian soldier in more than half a century and accused the media outlets...

For our free coronavirus pandemic coverage, learn more here. London: Britain’s Health Minister has apologised for breaching national coronavirus restrictions after a newspaper ran pictures of him embracing...

A MINISTER today insisted UEFA fat cats won't be allowed to roam Britain if allowed to skip quarantine for the Euros finals at Wembley. Culture minister John Whittingdale defended the expected decision...

Justice minister Lord Wolfson QC derides barristers’ chambers for changing its name over slave trade links and asks if Lincoln’s Inn and Gray’s Inn should be renamed because of the expulsion...

ISRAELI prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been ousted – as a new coalition ends his 12-year reign. Parliament has today narrowly voted in favour of ending Netanyahu's historic rule. And...

Yet more holidays confusion as another government minister insists trips to ‘amber list’ countries are NOT illegal and brushes off government warnings as only ‘guidance’ –...

A MINISTER today caused more confusion over holidays after he said it was fine to go to an amber list country to visit friends – but NOT to go on holiday. George Eustice said people were allowed...

Former veterans minister Johnny Mercer slams Government plans to ban prosecutions of ex-soldiers who served during Northern Ireland Troubles Sacked Johnny Mercer said Government’s plan would ‘cut...

Health minister defends use of controversial lateral flow tests in No10’s new twice-a-week plan – despite warnings they are MUCH less accurate when self-administered Edward Argar said cheap devices...

Federal cabinet minister Karen Andrews says she agrees with Prime Minister Scott Morrison that he could have handled the ongoing furore around the treatment of women in politics “a bit differently.” Mr...

Blow for foreign holiday hopes as Welsh First Minister warns heading abroad in May risks ‘a surge in Covid cases’ Welsh First Minister Mark Drakeford said he opposes allowing overseas trips He...

Schools Minister Nick Gibb insists exams WILL return post-Covid as he categorically rules out a permanent shift to using teacher assessment to award grades Schools Minister Nick Gibb said he wants return...