Wuhan lab leak ‘now the most likely origin of Covid’, MPs told

A lab leak is now the most likely source of Covid, MPs have heard, because after two years of searching, an animal host has never been found. Speaking to the Science and Technology Selection Committee, Dr. Alina Chan, a specialist in gene therapy and cell engineering at MIT and Harvard, said there is also a … Read more

Tory infighting revealed in leaked WhatsApp message as Nadine Dorries is kicked out of MPs’ group for praising Boris

A leaked WhatsApp message has revealed the scale of the Conservatives’ infighting after a bottom-line MP expelled a minister from the group for praising Boris Johnson. Nadine Dorries, the culture secretary, was fired from the conservative WhatsApp group after defending the prime minister during an exchange about Lord Frost’s resignation as the government’s Brexit negotiator. … Read more