‘Terrifying incident’: Man shot dead by police allegedly struck, stabbed a stranger | ABC News

Police have shot and killed a man outside the Westin Hotel on Mary Street in central Brisbane. It is understood the man was in a car and wielding a knife when the shooting happened about 10:00am. Police confirmed one man died and a second person was taken to hospital. In a statement, they said officers … Read more ‘Terrifying incident’: Man shot dead by police allegedly struck, stabbed a stranger | ABC News

Police shoot man dead in Brisbane CBD | ABC News

The centre of Brisbane has been placed in lockdown after police shot a man dead. A second person has been taken to hospital after being treated at the scene by paramedics. Reporter George Roberts is on the scene. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-02-23/man-shot-by-police-in-brisbane-cbd/11992130 For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC … Read more Police shoot man dead in Brisbane CBD | ABC News

Coronavirus-hit cruise passengers arrive at UK quarantine facility | ITV News

Britons evacuated from the coronavirus-hit Diamond Princess cruise ship have arrived at Arrowe Park Hospital on the Wirral after landing back in the UK. The passengers, who were trapped on the ship off the coast of Japan for more than two weeks, will be isolated for a further 14 days at a facility on Merseyside. … Read more Coronavirus-hit cruise passengers arrive at UK quarantine facility | ITV News

First buses carrying virus ship Britons leave for flight home | ITV News

The first buses carrying quarantined Britons from a cruise ship have left the quayside in Yokohama, Japan en route to a flight which will repatriate them to the UK. It is believed some 35 British nationals will be on board the plane, which has been delayed until Saturday. A small number of nationals from European … Read more First buses carrying virus ship Britons leave for flight home | ITV News

Worshippers tackle knifeman in London Central Mosque stabbing attack | ITV News

Worshippers tackled a knifeman in a mosque after he stabbed a man in his 70s who was leading the call to prayer. A 29-year-old man, who is believed to have been attending prayers at London Central Mosque in Regent’s Park, central London, was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder at the scene on Thursday. The … Read more Worshippers tackle knifeman in London Central Mosque stabbing attack | ITV News

NHS hails next generation of surgical robots to help treat bowel cancer | ITV News

Next generation surgical robots have been hailed by doctors as “a leap forward in surgical precision” in the UK. Western General Hospital in Edinburgh was first to use the new Versius robotic arm technology in Europe, followed by Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Trust in Buckinghamshire. The tool is used to perform minimal access surgery … Read more NHS hails next generation of surgical robots to help treat bowel cancer | ITV News

Man stabbed at central London mosque

A man in his 70s has been stabbed at one of the largest mosques in the United Kingdom’s capital, London. The victim’s life is not in danger, according to news reports. The Metropolitan Police force said officers were called on Thursday to the London Central Mosque near Regent’s Park. Officers found one man with stab … Read more Man stabbed at central London mosque

Can Coronavirus be contained? – BBC News

The coronavirus had infected 74,651 people in China as of 20 February, with 2,120 of them dying. It seems to start with a fever, followed by a dry cough. After a week, it leads to shortness of breath and some patients require hospital treatment. Notably, the infection rarely seems to cause a runny nose or … Read more Can Coronavirus be contained? – BBC News