US administers 305.7 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines: CDC

The United States has administered 305,687,618 doses of COVID-19 vaccines and distributed 372,830,865 doses in the country as of Thursday morning (Jun 10), the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

US administers 305.7 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines: CDC
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Brazil plans to remove mask requirement for vaccinated people: Bolsonaro

Brazil plans to remove mask requirement for vaccinated people: Bolsonaro
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Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday that the health minister was preparing a ...

  • Fri, 11 Jun 2021 06:21:49 +0800

US government workers can return to offices without COVID-19 vaccine

US government workers can return to offices without COVID-19 vaccine
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US government employees should not be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 before returning ...

  • Fri, 11 Jun 2021 06:13:00 +0800

Venezuela says payments to COVAX COVID-19 vaccine system have been blocked

Venezuela says payments to COVAX COVID-19 vaccine system have been blocked
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Venezuelan officials said on Thursday (Jun 10) the country's government has been unable to ...

  • Fri, 11 Jun 2021 06:09:07 +0800

Commentary: How COVID-19 lab-leak theory went from conspiracy theory to politically accepted possibility

Commentary: How COVID-19 lab-leak theory went from conspiracy theory to politically accepted possibility
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Even after Trump, facts are being used to push narratives, rather than to guide ...

  • Fri, 11 Jun 2021 06:05:20 +0800

Commentary: G7 meeting can be a turning point in pandemic recovery

Commentary: G7 meeting can be a turning point in pandemic recovery
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G7 governments have a responsibility to lead the post-pandemic recovery and creation of a ...

  • Fri, 11 Jun 2021 06:04:32 +0800

Commentary: Euro 2021 - France stands in the way of Ronaldo’s swan song

Commentary: Euro 2021 - France stands in the way of Ronaldo’s swan song
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Helping Portugal defend the trophy would be a great cap to a sterling football ...

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US, EU demand action to end 'nightmare' in Ethiopia's Tigray

US, EU demand action to end 'nightmare' in Ethiopia's Tigray
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The US and EU issued an impassioned plea on Thursday (Jun 10) for greater ...

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US senator slams Apple, Amazon, Nike, for enabling forced labour in China

US senator slams Apple, Amazon, Nike, for enabling forced labour in China
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WASHINGTON: A US senator on Thursday (Jun 10) slammed American companies, including Amazon.com, Apple and ...

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Judge orders Vale to pay victims' families in 2019 mining disaster

Judge orders Vale to pay victims' families in 2019 mining disaster
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A regional labour judge has ordered Brazilian miner Vale SA to pay 1 million ...

  • Fri, 11 Jun 2021 05:24:11 +0800

Brazil plans to allow vaccinated people not to need face masks: Bolsonaro

Brazil plans to allow vaccinated people not to need face masks: Bolsonaro
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Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday that the health minister was preparing a ...

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Biden says biggest vaccine donation 'supercharges' battle against COVID-19

Biden says biggest vaccine donation 'supercharges' battle against COVID-19
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US President Joe Biden said on Thursday (Jun 10) that a donation of 500 million doses of ...

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UK's Johnson hails Biden as 'a big breath of fresh air'

UK's Johnson hails Biden as 'a big breath of fresh air'
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson hailed US President Joe Biden as "a big breath of fresh air" on ...

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Peru's Castillo closes in on victory in presidential election

Peru's Castillo closes in on victory in presidential election
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Pedro Castillo maintained a slim lead over rival Keiko Fujimori in Peru's presidential election ...

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France ends West African Barkhane military operation

France ends West African Barkhane military operation
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President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday (Jun 10) France's operation battling Islamist militants in the ...

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ICRC chief urges EU to respect refugee law

ICRC chief urges EU to respect refugee law
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The EU needs to respect refugee law as it copes with migration flows, many ...

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With moderation, German Greens seek to reignite election campaign

With moderation, German Greens seek to reignite election campaign
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The leaders of Germany's Greens will resist a push by party activists this weekend to adopt ...

  • Fri, 11 Jun 2021 03:58:26 +0800

Yemen raids halted to push peace efforts: Saudi-led coalition

Yemen raids halted to push peace efforts: Saudi-led coalition
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The Saudi-led coalition fighting Iran-linked Huthi rebels in Yemen said on Thursday (Jun 10) ...

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Trump-appointed US ambassador to Brazil resigns

Trump-appointed US ambassador to Brazil resigns
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The American ambassador to Brazil, Todd Chapman, a Donald Trump appointee seen as close ...

  • Fri, 11 Jun 2021 03:44:59 +0800

US slaps Yemen Huthis with sanctions over offensive

US slaps Yemen Huthis with sanctions over offensive
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The United States on Thursday (Jun 10) imposed sanctions targeting Yemen's Huthi rebels as ...

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France and its partners work on financing mechanism for Lebanon: Macron

France and its partners work on financing mechanism for Lebanon: Macron
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French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday he was working with international partners to create a ...

  • Fri, 11 Jun 2021 03:27:31 +0800

With a nod to Black Lives Matter, UK's Johnson gives Biden mural photo

With a nod to Black Lives Matter, UK's Johnson gives Biden mural photo
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson gave US President Joe Biden a framed photograph of a British ...

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Man who slapped Macron gets jail sentence

Man who slapped Macron gets jail sentence
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Prosecutors called Thursday for a 18-month jail sentence for a man who slapped French ...

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Football: Euro 2020 finally set for lift-off under COVID-19 cloud

Football: Euro 2020 finally set for lift-off under COVID-19 cloud
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The delayed Euro 2020 tournament will finally get under way on Friday (Jun 11), ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 21:57:18 +0800

India's Olympic team to be fully vaccinated: Sports chief

India's Olympic team to be fully vaccinated: Sports chief
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India's Olympic contingent will be fully vaccinated by early July ahead of their journey ...

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China says US revoking its ban on apps owned by Chinese companies is a 'positive step'

China says US revoking its ban on apps owned by Chinese companies is a 'positive step'
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BEIJING: China’s Ministry of Commerce said on Thursday (Jun 10) that a US move to ...

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Argentine president forced to apologize for 'jungle' comment

Argentine president forced to apologize for 'jungle' comment
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Argentina's president apologized Wednesday after going viral for stating that modern-day Mexicans originate from ...

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Child survivor of Italy's cable car crash leaves hospital

Child survivor of Italy's cable car crash leaves hospital
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The sole survivor of a deadly cable car crash in Italy was released from ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 18:41:22 +0800

Bruised by border politics, some Biden officials cling to Trump restrictions

Bruised by border politics, some Biden officials cling to Trump restrictions
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Jasibi says she fled her hometown in Honduras after a gang killed her parents ...

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Navalny team vows to fight on after 'extremism' ruling

Navalny team vows to fight on after 'extremism' ruling
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Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's anti-corruption group vowed Thursday to fight on, despite a ...

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Meatpacking giant JBS pays US$11 million to ransomware hackers

Meatpacking giant JBS pays US$11 million to ransomware hackers
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JBS, one of the world's biggest meat processors, has paid bitcoin worth $11 million ...

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Biden warns Britain: Don't imperil Northern Irish peace

Biden warns Britain: Don't imperil Northern Irish peace
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U.S. President Joe Biden brings a grave Brexit warning to his first meeting with ...

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Abu Dhabi restricts many public areas to those free of COVID-19

Abu Dhabi restricts many public areas to those free of COVID-19
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DUBAI: Abu Dhabi, the second-most populous emirate in the UAE, will restrict access to ...

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EU's von der Leyen urges unfettered investigation into origins of COVID-19

EU's von der Leyen urges unfettered investigation into origins of COVID-19
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The President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen said it was necessary ...

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Germany plans tighter controls on COVID-19 test centres

Germany plans tighter controls on COVID-19 test centres
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Germany's health ministry plans to crack down on fraud at test centres by implementing ...

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AstraZeneca says working with Southeast Asian nations on COVID-19 vaccine deliveries

AstraZeneca says working with Southeast Asian nations on COVID-19 vaccine deliveries
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AstraZeneca says it is working closely with Southeast Asia governments to ensure its COVID-19 ...

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Danes ditch masks, allow more Euro 2020 fans in lockdown deal

Danes ditch masks, allow more Euro 2020 fans in lockdown deal
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Denmark will ditch the use of masks and allow 9,000 more fans to attend ...

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Thousands of Colombians in fresh protests against President Duque

Thousands of Colombians in fresh protests against President Duque
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Thousands of people took to the streets in several cities across Colombia Wednesday in ...

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Putin to arrive in Geneva on Jun 16 for Biden summit

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Russian President Vladimir Putin will arrive in Geneva on June 16, the same day ...

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Singers welcome G7 leaders to Cornwall with shanties by the sea

Singers welcome G7 leaders to Cornwall with shanties by the sea
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Strolling down the Prince of Wales pier in Falmouth in southwest England, local sea ...

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Two Australian states on COVID-19 alert after infected woman's interstate travel

Two Australian states on COVID-19 alert after infected woman's interstate travel
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SYDNEY: Two Australian states are on COVID-19 alert after an infected woman and her ...

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Child labour swells for first time in two decades: UN

Child labour swells for first time in two decades: UN
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GENEVA: The world has marked the first rise in child labour in two decades ...

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US, UK leaders expected to work to reopen travel

US, UK leaders expected to work to reopen travel
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U.S. President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson are expected to agree ...

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Colombia protests lose steam, but their economic toll rises

Colombia protests lose steam, but their economic toll rises
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Anti-government protests in Colombia were sparsely attended on Wednesday, but the economic fall-out of ...

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US provides over US$181 million to avert famine in Tigray, Ethiopia

US provides over US$181 million to avert famine in Tigray, Ethiopia
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The United States is providing more than US$181 million to deliver food, water and ...

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Sinovac CEO complained about anti-China comments in Brazil: Report

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The chief executive of Sinovac Biotech, the main supplier of COVID-19 vaccines to Brazil, ...

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