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Inaccurate blood oxygen device readings ‘higher in different ethnic groups’

Inaccurate blood oxygen device readings ‘higher in different ethnic groups’

Inaccurate blood oxygen device readings ‘higher in different ethnic groups’

The findings are important as high levels of skin pigmentation are linked to ethnic groups who have a poorer outcome from Covid-19, researchers say.

Man used body to protect psychiatrist attacked fatally in park, court told

Man used body to protect psychiatrist attacked fatally in park, court told

Man used body to protect psychiatrist attacked fatally in park, court told

Dr Gary Jenkins died after the attack in Bute Park, Cardiff, in July.

Johnson’s wait continues for partygate report which could be key to his future

Johnson’s wait continues for partygate report which could be key to his future

Johnson’s wait continues for partygate report which could be key to his future

Boris Johnson went on a planned visit to North Wales with no sign yet of senior official Sue Gray producing her report on lockdown parties in No 10.

New Sky Sabre air defence missile system unveiled by Army

New Sky Sabre air defence missile system unveiled by Army

New Sky Sabre air defence missile system unveiled by Army

The Rapier missile system has been retired after 50 years of service.

TikTok adds new features to educate users on the Holocaust and antisemitism

TikTok adds new features to educate users on the Holocaust and antisemitism

TikTok adds new features to educate users on the Holocaust and antisemitism

The video-sharing app is adding new banners to search results directing users to more information on the subject.

Comedy legend Barry Cryer shared ‘amazing’ tales about his life at the local pub

Comedy legend Barry Cryer shared ‘amazing’ tales about his life at the local pub

Comedy legend Barry Cryer shared ‘amazing’ tales about his life at the local pub

The comedy star, who had a career spanning seven decades, has died aged 86.

Gambling Commission hits online casino firm Genesis with £3.8m fine

Gambling Commission hits online casino firm Genesis with £3.8m fine

Gambling Commission hits online casino firm Genesis with £3.8m fine

The commission suspended the company’s licence for three months last year but lifted it after improvements by the firm.

Call to tackle toxic air to stop youngsters being victims of future pandemics

Call to tackle toxic air to stop youngsters being victims of future pandemics

Call to tackle toxic air to stop youngsters being victims of future pandemics

Rosamund Adoo-Kissi-Debrah, whose daughter Ella died after exposure to air pollution, pointed to its link to Covid-19 deaths.

Maida Vale motorist urges police to de-arrest him

Maida Vale motorist urges police to de-arrest him

Maida Vale motorist urges police to de-arrest him

The motorist, who is only known as ‘Abraham’, has said it was ‘never my intention to harm’ Leon McCaskre during the incident on Monday.

Johnson says suggestion he intervened in animal airlift is ‘total rhubarb’

Johnson says suggestion he intervened in animal airlift is ‘total rhubarb’

Johnson says suggestion he intervened in animal airlift is ‘total rhubarb’

Boris Johnson has been accused of lying after leaked emails contradicted his stance of denying his involvement.

Barry Cryer’s best punchlines from throughout the years

Barry Cryer’s best punchlines from throughout the years

Barry Cryer’s best punchlines from throughout the years

The comedy writer and performer was well known for his parrot jokes.

Warning over highly infectious bug mainly affecting gay and bisexual men

Warning over highly infectious bug mainly affecting gay and bisexual men

Warning over highly infectious bug mainly affecting gay and bisexual men

Shigella is a gut infection that causes diarrhoea, stomach cramps and fever.

Two arrested on suspicion of murder after woman dies in house fire

Two arrested on suspicion of murder after woman dies in house fire

Two arrested on suspicion of murder after woman dies in house fire

A 47-year-old man and a 17-year-old male were arrested on suspicion of murder on Wednesday evening and remained in custody on Thursday morning.

Heathrow take-offs aborted after eight planes infested by insects

Heathrow take-offs aborted after eight planes infested by insects

Heathrow take-offs aborted after eight planes infested by insects

Wasp and bee nests blocked speed-measuring pitot probes on aircraft at the west London airport last summer,

Force refers itself to police watchdog after teen deaths

Force refers itself to police watchdog after teen deaths

Force refers itself to police watchdog after teen deaths

Dorset Police made the referral to the Independent Office for Police Conduct after a boy and a girl were found dead at a Bridport beauty spot.

Irish fishing representatives meet Russian ambassador over military exercises

Irish fishing representatives meet Russian ambassador over military exercises

Irish fishing representatives meet Russian ambassador over military exercises

The Russian artillery drills at the start of February will take place in international waters but within Irish-controlled airspace.

Letter written by Mary Queen of Scots expected to fetch up to £18,000 at auction

Letter written by Mary Queen of Scots expected to fetch up to £18,000 at auction

Letter written by Mary Queen of Scots expected to fetch up to £18,000 at auction

Lyon & Turnbull said they expect a lot of interest in the sale of the letter which was written in 1568.

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