Nick Thomas Symonds, the shadow home secretary, said: “Not only are the measures far too slow to begin 50 days after the South African strain emerged they are also dangerously inadequate.” Grant Shapps, the Transport Secretary, has signalled that hotel quarantine could be extended beyond the 33 countries that are primarily in south America and southern Africa but also include the United Arab Emirates ( a major airport hub for Africa) as well as Portugal and Cape Verde. The other countries with variants include Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Cuba, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, South Korea, Sweden, Taiwan, United States and Vietnam. A bidding document for the hotels also acknowledged: “Given the exceptional nature of this activity the red list countries are likely to be subject to change and suppliers should be aware that flexibility around requirements is required.”Plans for harsher Scottish quarantine system in chaos after SNP fail to book extra hotel rooms.
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And for an official (fancy shmancy) meal, he’d probably be taken to the upscaleNorth Navy on Nepean Streetto samplethe”small but luxurious torteletti nestled in a potato broth and stuffed with potato, pecorino, Parmesan and ricotta, and drizzled with aged balsamic,” which our restaurant critic Peter Hum calls unbeatable. But we know Joe would probably prefer the spaghetti with “famous” meatballs atThe Prescott in Little Italy. And real paper napkins.A ride ina muscle carIf Trudeau was able to go jogging with Mexican President Enrique Pea Nieto (remember those short shorts and the fluorescent green T shirt?),he could certainly go for a spin with the VP, a known Corvette enthusiast.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. After hurtling hundreds of millions of miles through space since last summer, three robotic explorers are ready to hit the brakes at Mars. The stakes and anxiety are sky high. BackgroundWhat comes to mind when you hear the word “tenderloin”? Omnivorous out of towners likely envision cuts of beef, but anyone familiar with San Francisco pictures the more unsavory facts of life: drugs, prostitution, and poverty. Though home to more than 3,500 children, the ‘loin hosts about 80 registered sex offenders and remains one of the most crime ridden areas of the City, housing seven out of ten of its most violent plots. The district’s most recent marketing efforts highlight that it’s home to some of SF’s most historic buildings that it also houses the most parolees in the City is conveniently omitted..