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China proposes free travel to US based on recognition of Covid-19 vaccines

China proposes free travel to US based on recognition of...

In a bid to open up international travel, China has proposed to the US mutual recognition...

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Pak court grants bail to Christian man arrested about 5 years ago on blasphemy charges

Pak court grants bail to Christian man arrested about 5...

A Pakistani court has granted bail to a Christian man, who was arrested about five...

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US sets sanctions over Russia opposition leader’s poisoning

US sets sanctions over Russia opposition leader’s poisoning

The Biden administration announced sanctions of Russian officials and businesses...

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Indian-American appointed deputy assistant to President Biden and WHMO director

Indian-American appointed deputy assistant to President...

Indian-American Maju Varghese, who previously served as a key member of the Biden...

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WHO panel issues strong advice against hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19

WHO panel issues strong advice against hydroxychloroquine...

The drug hydroxychloroquine, once touted by Donald Trump as a pandemic “game-changer”,...

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New US envoy urges ramped up pressure on Myanmar military

New US envoy urges ramped up pressure on Myanmar military

The new US ambassador to the United Nations urged the international community on...

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States easing virus restrictions despite experts’ warnings

States easing virus restrictions despite experts’ warnings

With the U.S. vaccination drive picking up speed and a third formula on the way,...

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Police won’t charge Australian minister accused of rape

Police won’t charge Australian minister accused of rape

Police on Tuesday ruled out investigating an unnamed Australian Cabinet minister...

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Calls for Andrew Cuomo’s resignation mount as third accuser emerges

Calls for Andrew Cuomo’s resignation mount as third accuser...

Calls for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s resignation intensified late Monday after...

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Biden urged to stop blocking of COVID-19 WTO waiver suggested by India and S Africa

Biden urged to stop blocking of COVID-19 WTO waiver suggested...

Coming out in support of India and South Africa, hundreds of American civil society...

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India sending humanitarian assistance to drought-hit Madagascar

India sending humanitarian assistance to drought-hit Madagascar

India is sending a consignment of 1,000 metric tonnes of rice and 100,000 hydroxychloroquine...

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Nigerian governor says 279 kidnapped schoolgirls are freed

Nigerian governor says 279 kidnapped schoolgirls are freed

Hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls abducted last week from a boarding school in the...

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2 teens dead after shootout, short police chase in Oklahoma

2 teens dead after shootout, short police chase in Oklahoma

Police in eastern Oklahoma shot and killed a 17-year-old girl, and a 17-year-old...

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Pfizer, Oxford vaccines reduce severe COVID-19 in elderly, study finds

Pfizer, Oxford vaccines reduce severe COVID-19 in elderly,...

The Pfizer and Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccines for COVID-19 are highly effective in...

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France’s Sarkozy convicted of corruption, sentenced to jail

France’s Sarkozy convicted of corruption, sentenced to...

A Paris court on Monday found French former President Nicolas Sarkozy guilty of...

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Chinese hackers target Indian vaccine makers SII, Bharat Biotech, says security firm

Chinese hackers target Indian vaccine makers SII, Bharat...

A Chinese state-backed hacking group has in recent weeks targeted the IT systems...