South Korean officials refused on Thursday to suspend a seasonal influenza inoculation effort, despite growing calls for a halt, including an appeal from a key group of doctors, after the deaths of at least 25 of those vaccinated. Emer McCarthy reports.
Scores of creatives have rallied outside the National Theatre in centralLondon to protest against more than 1,000 “callous” job cuts along South Bank.Three major arts institutions – the Tate, the National Theatre and theSouthbank Centre – are making mass redundancies brought on by the coronaviruspandemic. Workers are also campaigning for fair redundancy payouts andpreferential rehiring for casual staff, and gainst the large salaries retainedby bosses.
Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 00:42Published
Singer Niall Horan is to perform at London’s Royal Albert Hall in a special gig to help his crew. Niall told ITN that all profits will go to the self-employed crew who have struggled financially during the pandemic. The performance will take place without a live audience, but fans can catch it online on 7th November. The Irish singer has urged other artists to follow him in putting on such performances. Report by Thomasl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn