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Indian Official at G7 Talks in London Self-Isolates Over Covid Exposure Fears

Indian Official at G7 Talks in London Self-Isolates Over Covid Exposure Fears

Indian Official at G7 Talks in London Self-Isolates Over Covid Exposure Fears Indian Official at G7 Talks in London Self-Isolates Over Covid Exposure Fears LONDON — India’s foreign minister, visiting London for a gathering of ministers from the world’s top industrial powers, said on Wednesday that he was self-isolating after coming into contact with people who tested positive for the …

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China Official Acknowledges Low Effectiveness of the Country’s Covid Vaccines

China Official Acknowledges Low Effectiveness of the Country's Covid Vaccines

China Official Acknowledges Low Effectiveness of the Country’s Covid Vaccines China Official Acknowledges Low Effectiveness of the Country’s Covid Vaccines A senior Chinese official said that the country’s vaccines may need to be administered in greater doses or in concert with other shots because of their low overall effectiveness. The comments on Saturday by Gao Fu, the director of China’s …

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Top Official Warned That Covid Vaccine Plant Had to Be ‘Monitored Closely’

Top Official Warned That Covid Vaccine Plant Had to Be ‘Monitored Closely’

Top Official Warned That Covid Vaccine Plant Had to Be ‘Monitored Closely’ Top Official Warned That Covid Vaccine Plant Had to Be ‘Monitored Closely’ Mr. de Notaristefani, a former top executive at two major pharmaceutical companies, cited “significant” personnel problems, writing that plans to increase staffing seemed “inadequate to enable the company to manufacture at the required rate.” He also …

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Tokyo Olympics Official Resigns After Calling Plus-Size Celebrity ‘Olympig’

Tokyo Olympics Official Resigns After Calling Plus-Size Celebrity ‘Olympig’

Tokyo Olympics Official Resigns After Calling Plus-Size Celebrity ‘Olympig’ Tokyo Olympics Official Resigns After Calling Plus-Size Celebrity ‘Olympig’ TOKYO — It was few people’s idea of funny. For the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics, its creative director, Hiroshi Sasaki, envisioned a popular comedian and plus-size fashion designer, Naomi Watanabe, decked out in pig ears, tumbling from the sky as …

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Policing at Sarah Everard Vigil Faces Official Scrutiny

Policing at Sarah Everard Vigil Faces Official Scrutiny

Policing at Sarah Everard Vigil Faces Official Scrutiny Policing at Sarah Everard Vigil Faces Official Scrutiny LONDON — The mayor of London and the British cabinet minister responsible for policing both called on Sunday for an independent investigation into how the city’s main police force broke up a vigil for Sarah Everard, the 33-year-old marketing executive whose killing has sparked …

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Colombian Official Refuses to Say if Children Were Killed in Attack on Rebels

Colombian Official Refuses to Say if Children Were Killed in Attack on Rebels

Colombian Official Refuses to Say if Children Were Killed in Attack on Rebels Colombian Official Refuses to Say if Children Were Killed in Attack on Rebels BOGOTÁ, Colombia — Colombia’s defense minister said Wednesday that several young people were at a rebel camp recently attacked by the military, but would not confirm reports that children were among those killed, an …

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Pro-Beijing committee to elect some Hong Kong legislators Hong Kong Beijing committee committee Official

Pro-Beijing committee to elect some Hong Kong legislators Hong Kong Beijing committee committee Official

Pro-Beijing committee to elect some Hong Kong legislators Hong Kong Beijing committee committee Official Pro-Beijing committee to elect some Hong Kong legislators Hong Kong Beijing committee committee Official A senior Chinese official says the largely pro-Beijing committee that currently elects the Hong Kong s leader will also elect some members of the city’s legislature, as part of Beijing’s planned revamp …

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Hundreds of Girls Abducted From Nigerian School Are Freed, Official Says

Hundreds of Girls Abducted From Nigerian School Are Freed, Official Says

Hundreds of Girls Abducted From Nigerian School Are Freed, Official Says Hundreds of Girls Abducted From Nigerian School Are Freed, Official Says Hundreds of girls who were abducted last week from their boarding school in Nigeria by a group of armed men have been released, a local official said on Tuesday, the second time in less than a week that …

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Rwanda Official Admits Legal Violations in ‘Hotel Rwanda’ Case

Rwanda Official Admits Legal Violations in ‘Hotel Rwanda’ Case

Rwanda Official Admits Legal Violations in ‘Hotel Rwanda’ Case Rwanda Official Admits Legal Violations in ‘Hotel Rwanda’ Case NAIROBI, Kenya — Rwanda’s attorney general inadvertently revealed that he had intercepted privileged and confidential legal materials in the ongoing terrorism case against Paul Rusesabagina, the prominent dissident whose efforts to save more than 1,200 people during the country’s genocide was portrayed …

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German Court Convicts Former Syrian Official of Crimes Against Humanity

German Court Convicts Former Syrian Official of Crimes Against Humanity

German Court Convicts Former Syrian Official of Crimes Against Humanity German Court Convicts Former Syrian Official of Crimes Against Humanity BEIRUT, Lebanon — A court in Germany convicted a former Syrian security officer on Wednesday of aiding and abetting crimes against humanity for his role in arresting and transporting protesters to an interrogation center known for torture nearly a decade …

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