Some 666 deaths registered in the week ending October 8 mentioned Covid-19 on the death certificate, according to the Office for National Statistics.
The average price of a litre of petrol on Monday was 139.46p.
Covid-19 cases in the UK are at their highest level for almost three months.
The monarch held a virtual audience with Dame Cindy Kiro, who has been appointed to the role in New Zealand.
Mr Markle said he would love to see his grandchildren Archie and Lilibet, but feared being branded a ‘stalker’.
The decision comes following the death of the Army veteran from Cornwall at the Mater Hospital in Belfast after contracting Covid-19.
Cabinet minister Anne-Marie Trevelyan said it was ‘absolutely the right thing’ for them to have son Wilfred’s godmother, Nimco Ali, at No 10.
The Competition and Markets Authority has said it will carry out a market study of the sector.
About 500 jobs will be based in depots and 1,500 will be home delivery roles, with the remainder being in stores across the UK.
The aviation regulator is consulting on increasing the cap on the airport’s price per passenger from £22 last year to between £24.50 and £34.40.
Nemat Sadat is aiming to raise 500,000 US dollars (£367,000) to help save over 500 Afghans at risk under Taliban rule.
Jason McLaughlin was found seriously injured at High Street railway station on Saturday afternoon and was later pronounced dead in hospital.
The reception comes ahead of the royal family’s attendance at events in Glasgow for the UN Climate Change conference in November.
The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse will publish its findings after 14 days of hearings last year.
The continuing aftermath from the murder of Sir David Amess dominates the nation’s front pages.
Southend will be granted city status in recognition of the MP’s decades-long campaign for the seaside town to be given the honour.
Residents have been evacuated from an area in Kincaidston following the blast.