Coronavirus live news: US may begin vaccinations before Christmas; Vietnam sees first case in three months ed.2

WHO ‘will do everything' to find Covid origin; Mexico and Brazil seeing ‘alarming' case surge; Scott Atlas resigns as special adviser to Trump on coronavirusUS may begin vaccinations before ChristmasVietnam reports first community virus in almost three monthsModerna Covid vaccine has 94% efficacy, final results confirmSpain appeals for ‘common sense' after shopping crowd scenesSee all our coronavirus coverage 1.30am GMT Australia has welcomed its first group of international students to arrive since the coronavirus pandemic began, with more due to follow, AP reports. A charter flight carrying 63 students from mainland China, Hong Kong, Japan, Vietnam and Indonesia landed Monday in the northern city of Darwin.The students will all attend Charles Darwin University, with some new to the campus and others previously enrolled. They are part of a pilot program aimed at boosting the local economy and providing a template for international students to arrive in other parts of Australia.The arrival comes amid growing tensions between Australia and China after a Chinese official this week posted a fake image on Twitter of an Australian soldier appearing to slit a child's throat.Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison called the image “repugnant” and demanded an apology from the Chinese government, but China has not backed down. The post took aim at alleged abuses by Australian soldiers during the conflict in Afghanistan.The arriving students were required to undertak

Coronavirus live news: US may begin vaccinations before Christmas; Vietnam sees first case in three months ed.2
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Scott Atlas resigns as Trump's pandemic adviser after controversial tenure

Scott Atlas resigns as Trump's pandemic adviser after controversial tenure
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Neuroradiologist who has no expertise in infectious diseases downplayed the threat of coronavirusScott Atlas ...

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Mass Covid testing to be rolled out to local authorities in tier 3

Mass Covid testing to be rolled out to local authorities in tier 3
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English areas under strictest rules can target at-risk groups, but may lack necessary staff ...

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Australian politics live: WA lifts quarantine requirements for visitors from Victoria and NSW

Australian politics live: WA lifts quarantine requirements for visitors from Victoria and NSW
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New WA border rules to start on 8 December; Paul Fletcher writes to Ita ...

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West Papua independence leaders declare 'government-in-waiting'

West Papua independence leaders declare 'government-in-waiting'
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Province's breakaway movement nominates exiled leader as interim president as conflict-ridden Indonesian region marks ...

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Coronavirus live news: US may begin vaccinations before Christmas; Vietnam sees first case in three months

Coronavirus live news: US may begin vaccinations before Christmas; Vietnam sees first case in three months
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Arizona and Wisconsin certify Joe Biden's win as Trump continues to challenge results – live

Arizona and Wisconsin certify Joe Biden's win as Trump continues to challenge results – live
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State effectively puts to rest any doubt that Biden wonBiden names diverse economic teamExperts ...

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Helena Bonham Carter says The Crown should stress to viewers it's a drama

Helena Bonham Carter says The Crown should stress to viewers it's a drama
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Actor who plays Princess Margaret adds her voice to calls for Netflix to add ...

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Facebook and YouTube accused of complicity in Vietnam repression

Facebook and YouTube accused of complicity in Vietnam repression
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Amnesty report accuses sites of openly signalling they will bow to authoritarian regimesFacebook and ...

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Study finds indications of life on Doggerland after devastating tsunamis

Study finds indications of life on Doggerland after devastating tsunamis
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Scientists suggest parts of expanse that once connected Britain to mainland Europe survived waves ...

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Brazil records 287 new Covid deaths – as it happened

Brazil records 287 new Covid deaths – as it happened
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Amazon deforestation surges to 12-year high under Bolsonaro

Amazon deforestation surges to 12-year high under Bolsonaro
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An area seven times larger than Greater London has been lost in what one ...

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Unilever New Zealand to trial four-day working week

Unilever New Zealand to trial four-day working week
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Consumer goods company says all 81 employees will be paid for five days but ...

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False election claims 'misleading the president', says Georgia secretary of state – video

False election claims 'misleading the president', says Georgia secretary of state – video
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Georgia's secretary of state, Brad Raffensperger, pushed back at groups 'exploiting the emotions of ...

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'No time for complacency': WHO chief urges caution over festive season – video

'No time for complacency': WHO chief urges caution over festive season – video
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Spending time with friends and family at Christmas is ‘not worth putting them or ...

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The Undoing series finale review – a lesson in lowering expectations

The Undoing series finale review – a lesson in lowering expectations
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This article container spoilers: we craved a delicious denouement; we got a disappointing dud ...

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Ministers reject calls for public inquiry into Pat Finucane murder

Ministers reject calls for public inquiry into Pat Finucane murder
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Pressure mounts for investigation of state collusion in loyalist gunmen's 1989 killing of Belfast ...

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Coronavirus live news: WHO urges caution over festive gatherings; Turkey imposes new curfews

Coronavirus live news: WHO urges caution over festive gatherings; Turkey imposes new curfews
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Italy reports 672 new Covid-related deaths, a rise on Sunday's figure, and Croatia's PM ...

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Australian politics live: Queensland border reopens; Morrison condemns China tweet

Australian politics live: Queensland border reopens; Morrison condemns China tweet
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Queensland tourism operators hope reopening of border to Victoria and Sydney will help economic ...

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Police will not investigate disappearance of Utah mystery monolith

Police will not investigate disappearance of Utah mystery monolith
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Metal monolith drew hundreds of visitors and was illegal as it was placed without ...

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Philip Green's Arcadia Group collapses into administration

Philip Green's Arcadia Group collapses into administration
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More than 13,000 jobs at risk in biggest UK corporate failure of the Covid ...

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 20:07:59 GMT

Cairo and Rome give conflicting statements in Giulio Regeni case

Cairo and Rome give conflicting statements in Giulio Regeni case
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Egypt to suspend investigation as Italy moves towards bringing five Egyptian security officials to ...

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Supreme court questions Trump bid to bar undocumented immigrants from census

Supreme court questions Trump bid to bar undocumented immigrants from census
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But justices seem hesitant to immediately stop policy, which could affect distribution of congressional ...

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Arizona certifies Joe Biden's win as Trump continues to challenge election results – live

Arizona certifies Joe Biden's win as Trump continues to challenge election results – live
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State effectively puts to rest any doubt that Biden wonBiden names diverse economic teamExperts ...

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'Heartbreaking end to a life': alleged domestic violence deaths in Australia in 2020

'Heartbreaking end to a life': alleged domestic violence deaths in Australia in 2020
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This is a list of women who have died in Australia this year in ...

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Coronavirus live news: Turkey imposes strict new curfews as cases surge; Italy's death toll rises by 672

Coronavirus live news: Turkey imposes strict new curfews as cases surge; Italy's death toll rises by 672
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Turkey announces weekday curfew and weekend lockdown; Italy reports 672 new Covid-related deaths, a ...

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 18:45:03 GMT

Rita Ora likely to escape fine for breaking lockdown with party

Rita Ora likely to escape fine for breaking lockdown with party
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But Notting Hill restaurant under investigation for hosting event may face £10,000 penalty ...

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Owner of French restaurant in Mexico City murdered 'while delivering fine wine'

Owner of French restaurant in Mexico City murdered 'while delivering fine wine'
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Police investigating claims killers of Baptiste Lormand stole bottles worth £20,000The grisly killing of ...

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