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Jun 22 2021

NSW records 10 new cases, Queensland reports one

A woman in her 20s from the city's eastern suburbs also tested positive and officials said her case is linked to the Bondi cluster. The growing outbreak in Sydney's e...

Jun 22 2021

United Kingdom records 10,633 new Covid-19 cases

Missouri counties account for 13 of the top 25 counties in the USA with the highest rate of new cases, The Times reported. Data from the state health department's COVID...

Jun 18 2021

Biden, Obama celebrate Affordable Care Act ruling as a "major victory"

They also found that the mandate was "clearly unconstitutional" and the rest of the law should also be struck down. Filed by a coalition of states led by Texas, the cas...

Jun 17 2021

Australia raises AstraZeneca safety age to 60

AstraZeneca's recent study of its monoclonal antibody treatment has revealed that it failed to prevent the symptomatic coronavirus in people who had been recently ex...

Jun 13 2021

Eriksen in stable condition, Euro 2020 match resumes

The Danish soccer association said midfielder Christian Eriksen is awake and in hospital undergoing further tests after collapsing on the field in a Euro 2020 game be...

Jun 11 2021

Shooter, two others dead in Florida Royal Palm Beach supermarket shooting

The department says the scene was inactive and the shooter was one of the store's deceased. When deputies arrived, they found three people dead from gunshot wounds: a m...

Jun 08 2021

Macron slapped in face on high school visit

The footage, shared by CNN-affiliate BFM, showed Macron walking up to a metal fence and clasping the arm of a man in the crowd as he began to greet onlookers. The centr...

Jun 07 2021

United Kingdom under-30s invited to book Covid jab appointments from this week

Addressing the Delta variant specifically, Hancock said on BBC that scientists had estimated the strain's "growth advantage" was "around 40 percent". One of the four cr...

Jun 05 2021

Rich nations 'near deal' on corporate tax pact

At the moment companies can set up local branches in countries that have relatively low corporate tax rates and declare profits there. Under Pillar One of this historic...

Jun 05 2021

Trump Justice Dept. seized phone records of 4 NYT reporters

DOJ said it had completed a review of the instances in which it had been seeking reporters' records as part of leak investigations, and informed the reporters involved. "...

Jun 05 2021

Israeli opposition agrees to form coalition govt.

If the coalition is approved by a vote in Israel's parliament next week, Mr Bennett will serve as prime minister for two years before handing the reins to Mr Lapid . T...

Jun 03 2021

Trump shuts down his blog after less than a month

Wednesday's revelation comes after the senior Trump aide Jason Miller told CNBC that Trump had permanently shut down his blog , which was launched on May 5. Trump st...

May 30 2021

Two dead, 20 wounded in shooting spree in Florida

The non-profit organization Gun Violence Archive reported that there were 200 mass shootings in the U.S. in the first 132 days of the year. Angelica Green , of Mir...

May 30 2021

Probe set for Belarus plane diversion as G7 demands release of journalist

White House is calling for "a credible worldwide investigation into the events of May 23 " when a Ryanair passenger jet flying from Greece to Lithuania was forced to la...

May 30 2021

Boris Johnson reportedly marries Carrie Symonds in secret ceremony

In his report, Lord Geidt revealed that the work began in April a year ago while Mr Johnson was in hospital with Covid , and the first invoices were paid by the Cabinet O...

May 28 2021

Melbourne lockdown leaves Supercars teams in limbo

The pause extension, which will last till 7:59 p.m. local time next Friday, is based on the public health risk assessment to further protect New Zealanders, Hipkins said,...

May 28 2021

Hancock: 'It took time to build the testing' for care homes

Mr Cummings - whose key role in the campaign to take Britain out of the European Union helped propel Brexit-backer Mr Johnson into the prime minister's post - said his fo...

May 27 2021

Woman, 35, dies from brain blood clot caused by AstraZeneca vaccination

Labour TD Alan Kelly has called on the Government to bump down the gap between first and second doses of the Covid-19 vaccine in the 60-70 age group. Across Canada 12 p...

May 25 2021

Alberta COVID-19 cases hit eight-week low, with 621 new infections

Almost eight per cent of the population is fully vaccinated. On May 15, Hinshaw reported 1,195 new cases on 13,000 tests, a positivity rate of 9.6 per cent. This is o...

May 25 2021

Senate GOP misrepresents January 6 riot panel

It is unclear just how many Senate Republicans will vote in favor of the commission once it is introduced in the upper chamber. Collins was one of seven Republi...