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October 26, 2021
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WHO Director-General lauds global COVID cooperation but calls for more vaccine help for poor nations

DUBAI – Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization, underlined the importance of global thinking as the world rebuilds after the COVID-19 pandemic, speaking as part of the Fourth Aqdar World Summit at Dubai Exhibition Centre, Expo 2020 Dubai. During a welcome video address, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said: “More than six […]

Worrying Covid trend reported from UK

There has been another worrying rise in the number of cases and deaths from Covid in the UK. The latest 24-hour government figures show there have been another 43,738 new cases in the UK. Another 223 people are reported to have died with Covid – the highest daily number since March. The total number of […]

US marks 200M COVID-19 shots shared with world

WASHINGTON — The U.S. on Thursday donated its 200 millionth COVID-19 shot to help vaccinate the rest of the world, the White House announced. The Biden administration aims to lead a global vaccination campaign even as it rolls out boosters for domestic use, which critics say diverts doses from those who are in greater need […]

Robert Durst hospitalized with COVID-19, his lawyer says

LOS ANGELES — New York real estate heir Robert Durst, who days ago was sentenced in a two-decade-old murder case, has been hospitalized after contracting COVID-19, his lawyer said Saturday, Defense Attorney Dick DeGuerin said he was notified that Durst was admitted after testing positive for the coronavirus. DeGuerin said he didn’t know Durst’s condition […]