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Johnson is ‘improving’ and ‘sitting up in bed’, Sunak reveals

First positive update - two days after prime minister was admitted to intensive care when his coronavirus symptoms worsened

MPs will use Zoom to grill ministers in virtual parliament plans

Digital Commons plans expected to be in place by end of Easter recess

Sunak will take over PM duties if Raab incapacitated, says No 10

Prime minister described as 'stable' and 'in good spirits' in intensive care – he does not have pneumonia and has still not required a ventilator

Boris Johnson has not spoken to deputy since hospital admission

Dominic Raab says he last spoke to PM on Saturday

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Scotland's chief medical officer forced to step back from briefings

Police issue warning to top health official for ignoring social distancing guidance

Starmer appoints leadership rival Lisa Nandy shadow foreign secretary

Sir Keir Starmer has appointed leadership rival Lisa Nandy shadow foreign secretary as he started unveiling a new core team in the wake of his landslide election as the party’s new leader.