Monkeys CAN’T be reinfected with the coronavirus, scientists find

What is the coronavirus?  A coronavirus is a type of virus which can cause illness in animals and people. Viruses break into cells inside their host and use them to reproduce itself and disrupt the body’s normal functions. Coronaviruses are named after the Latin word ‘corona’, which means crown, because they are encased by a … Read more

Esther Rantzen says coronavirus is a chance to eliminate ‘modern plague’ of loneliness among elderly

When Boris Johnson last week warned that ‘many more families are going to lose loved ones’, it was a clear, chilling statement of the reality of the coronavirus pandemic. But most of us were reassured by the measured words of the two eminent scientists who stood either side of him, about the actions being taken … Read more

Coronavirus UK: Shops, pubs and restaurants under threat

Thousands of shops, pubs and restaurants face going bust after the Prime Minister’s coronavirus crackdown on socialising last night. Boris Johnson urged the public to ‘avoid pubs, clubs, theatres and other such social venues’, saying ‘now is the time for everyone to stop non-essential contact with others’. The guidelines mean the income of thousands of … Read more

Eight great walking holidays, from Peru’s Inca Trail to laid-back Kerala

Leaving the car behind for an adventure on foot is the perfect way to discover the pleasure of slow travel. Having hiked high into the cloud forests of Costa Rica and clambered through the vertiginous ruins of Machu Picchu, I’ve become obsessed with how a simple walk can turn a good holiday into a great … Read more

Defensive investment funds are still making money for investors 

Defensive investment funds are still making money for investors despite the market turbulence By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:21 GMT, 16 March 2020 | Updated: 22:21 GMT, 16 March 2020 Defensive investment funds managed by the likes of Ruffer and Brevan Howard have been making money for savers despite the market turbulence.  … Read more

iOS 14 code confirms Apple’s ‘iPhone 9 Plus’ – a larger version of an upcoming budget phone

Code discovered in iOS 14 reveals Apple is working on an ‘iPhone 9 Plus’ – a larger version of its upcoming budget device Code in iOS 14 confirms two versions of Apple’s upcoming budget devices The devices will reportedly use Apple’s A13 Bionic chip It’s still unclear what the price or the release date will … Read more

MKR’s Ash Pollard announces she’s pregnant with her first child

‘I’m pregnant!’ MKR’s Ash Pollard announces she is expecting her first child with boyfriend Pete Ferne By Chloe-lee Longhetti For Daily Mail Australia Published: 22:33 GMT, 16 March 2020 | Updated: 23:08 GMT, 16 March 2020 Former My Kitchen Rules star Ash Pollard is expecting her first child with boyfriend Pete Ferne. The 34-year-old radio … Read more