Hundreds join Covid rule-breaching ‘music, cocktails and water fight’ party in Birmingham park

Hundreds join Covid rule-breaching ‘music, cocktails and water fight’ party in Birmingham park

A huge organised student party promising ‘music, cocktails’ and even a ‘water fight’ was among the alleged Covid breaches reported to police as a relaxation in outdoor meeting rules coincided with one of the hottest March days for decades.

AstraZeneca's vaccine may trigger rare immune response that leads to clots in some people

AstraZeneca's vaccine may trigger rare immune response that leads to clots in some people

Two separate research teams in Germany and Norway claimed the shot may, in very rare cases, cause the body to attack its own blood platelets, triggering deadly clots in the brain.

Introducing ‘Vaxzevria’: AstraZeneca renames Covid vaccine as firm fights off controversy over drug

Introducing ‘Vaxzevria’: AstraZeneca renames Covid vaccine as firm fights off controversy over drug

Also on Canada halts AstraZeneca vaccine roll-out for people under 55, citing ‘substantial uncertainty’ amid blood clot concerns On Monday, Canada joined the growing list of countries that have suspended or placed restrictions on the drug’s use.

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