Health chiefs in Europe told to buck up on vaccinations

EU says more mass testing and genome sequencing are needed to track mutations

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Chinese hackers take aim at Indian vaccine makers

Vulnerabilities in the IT infrastructure of Bharat Biotech and the Serum Institute of India said to be identified

3 hours ago
Climate change hits Nicaraguan coffee farmers

Rising temperatures spoil harvests and disease wiped out half of the region’s crop in the northern mountains

3 hours ago
UK searches for sixth person believed to be carrying Covid-19 variant noted in Brazil

The identity of the patient is still unknown as they failed to complete a test registration card, leaving health officials without information to find them

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US envoy visits Kabul in bid to boost peace process

Zalmay Khalilzad spoke to Afghanistan’s chair of the High Council for National Reconciliation, and is expected to meet other Afghan officials

6 hours ago
Class-action suit by teenagers against coal mine in Australia to start on Tuesday

The students say Australia’s environment minister has a duty of care to protect them from climate change

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India urged to give refuge to dozens of Rohingya at sea

Eight people on board the boat have died and many of the 81 survivors are sick and suffering from extreme dehydration

7 hours ago
Suu Kyi faces two more charges as protesters keep defying deadly crackdown

Rap added under penal code prohibiting the publication of information that may cause fear or alarm

7 hours ago
Foreign journalists hit by rapid decline in Chinese media freedom, survey finds

Beijing accused of using coronavirus prevention measures, intimidation and visa curbs to limit reporting

10 hours ago
Crowd of chanting Hong Kong activists gathers for subversion hearing of 47

Protest outside the West Kowloon court was the largest rally this year despite social-distancing rules

10 hours ago
Myanmar protesters keep marching despite bloodiest postcoup police action

Security forces fire on crowds in Yangon as clashes occur in various parts of the country

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Biden urges Senate to move fast on $1.9-trillion stimulus vote

Legislation that provides $1,400 direct payments to taxpayers, among other Covid support, narrowly passes in House and heads to the Senate

Iran rules out informal nuclear talks with EU and US

Tehran insists that the Biden administration must ease sanctions before it returns to 2015 accord

US keeps pressure on Nicolas Maduro as it persists with Venezuela sanctions

The president should show he is ready to negotiate seriously with the opposition, says a White House official

Human Rights Watch accuses Cameroonian soldiers of mass rape and killing man

Attack a reprisal against civilians suspected of collaborating with rebels, witnesses say

Two conservative lawyers lead fight to shut down US election conspiracy theory

Tom Clare and Libby Locke represent Dominion Voting Systems in lawsuits targeting high-flyers

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