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May 17, 2016
Scientists clone Zika virus in step toward vaccine

Scientists have for the first time cloned the Zika virus, a development that could bring a desperately needed vaccine within closer reach.

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Covid: UK to close all travel corridors from Monday
January 15, 2021
Covid: UK to close all travel corridors from Monday

The UK is to close all travel corridors from Monday morning to "protect against the risk of as yet unidentified new strains" of Covid, the PM has said...

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Terrill Thomas death: Family to receive 6.75m settlement
May 30, 2019
Terrill Thomas death: Family to receive $6.75m settlement

The family of a US man who died of dehydration while in jail will receive $6.75m (£6m) from Milwaukee County and a private company that ran inmate care.

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World AIDS Day-December 1, 2017
December 01, 2017
World AIDS Day-December 1, 2017

Everyone, regardless of who they are or where they live, has a right to health, which is also dependent on adequate sanitation and housing, nutritious food, healthy working conditions and access to justice. The right to health is supported by, and linked to, a wider set of rights...

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October 13, 2020
Covid-19: China's Qingdao to test nine million in five days

The Chinese city of Qingdao is testing its entire population of nine million people for Covid-19 over a period of five days...

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BREAKING: Donald and Melania Trump test positive for COVID-19
October 02, 2020
BREAKING: Donald and Melania Trump test positive for COVID-19

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the coronavirus, the president tweeted early Friday...

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Half a million US children have been diagnosed with Covid-19
September 09, 2020
Half a million US children have been diagnosed with Covid-19

Half a million US children have been diagnosed with Covid-19, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children's Hospital Association...

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August 10, 2020
97,000 children tested positive for Covid-19 in 2 weeks as more schools plan to reopen

Just as thousands more students return to classrooms this week, another study shows how easily children can get coronavirus...

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Coronavirus: Is the world winning the pandemic fight
August 10, 2020
Coronavirus: Is the world winning the pandemic fight?

It is little more than six months since the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the arrival of a new virus a global emergency...

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Coronavirus: Australia records deadliest day but fewer new infections
August 10, 2020
Coronavirus: Australia records deadliest day but fewer new infections

Australia has recorded its deadliest day of the coronavirus pandemic amid a second wave of infections in Melbourne...

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