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Brazilian Covid variant: Is the Brazilian Covid variant more deadly?

Brazilian Covid variant: Is the Brazilian Covid variant more deadly?

1 hour ago   |   Daily Express

BRAZIL has joined the UK and South Africa in discovering a never-before-seen Covid variant. Is the Brazilian Covid variant more deadly?
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Bridge International Academies Offers Education for All

2 hours ago   |   ABC Money

Bridge International Academies opened its first community school in Kenya in 2009, with the aim of ensuring that every child in the world has access to a high-quality...
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Frontier launches North Africa and Mediterranean event

2 hours ago   |   Energy Voice

Frontier Energy will hold its North Africa and Mediterranean E&P Summit online on January 28, showcasing the region's future energy potential.
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Alec Cadzow: Global Britain must be prepared to intervene in the Middle East

2 hours ago   |   Conservative Home

Alec Cadzow is Researcher to ex-FCDO Middle East & North Africa Minister Dr Andrew Murrison MP. He previously worked for a consultancy in Jordan and specialised in Middle...
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Uganda opposition leader says military has seized his house

3 hours ago   |   The Independent

Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine has said the military took control of his house on Friday, the day after he stood in the national election against the incumbent president...
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South African and Brazilian variants ‘may allow virus to escape immune response'

3 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Some of the mutations seen in coronavirus variants from Brazil and South Africa appear to allow the virus to escape some of people's immune responses, a leading virologist has...
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One England international named in Saracens squad

One England international named in Saracens squad

3 hours ago   |   Planet Rugby   |   2 articles

Billy Vunipola is the only England international participating in Saracens' first match since their relegation from the Premiership last season. Vunipola starts Saturday's...
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Nine rookies in Pakistan squad for South Africa series

3 hours ago   |   Cricket365

Pakistan have included nine uncapped players in their 20-man squad for the two-Tests against South Africa, starting on January 26. The players will be required to enter the...
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Answers to 9 crucial questions about the coronavirus variants spreading around the world

Answers to 9 crucial questions about the coronavirus variants spreading around the world

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Experts are urgently investigating three different coronavirus variants - first identified in the UK, South Africa, and Japan - that have caused...
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Emirates Halts Flights To And From Australian Cities Indefinitely

Emirates Halts Flights To And From Australian Cities Indefinitely

4 hours ago   |   Lovin Dubai

Emirates Airlines has suspended flights to South Africa from January 16 to 28. It has been announced that Emirates are also suspending flights to and from Australian cities...
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London man, 33, is charged with 'injecting 92-year-old woman living alone...

London man, 33, is charged with 'injecting 92-year-old woman living alone with a fake Covid jab'

David Chambers, 33, allegedly knocked on the door of the pensioner's home in Surbiton, Greater London, on December 30 claiming he had been 'sent to administer a vaccine.' Read more ...

Championship Odds: Derby 9/4 for relegation as Rooney appointed manager

Championship Odds: Derby 9/4 for relegation as Rooney appointed manager

Wayne Rooney has become Derby County's permanent manager and called time on his illustrious playing career, so Max Liu discusses the odds on the Championship club... Read more ...

Lifeline for small businesses as court rules insurers must pay for Covid losses

Lifeline for small businesses as court rules insurers must pay for Covid losses

Tens of thousands of small businesses will receive insurance payouts covering losses from the first national lockdown, following a Supreme Court ruling on Friday Read more ...

Robbie Fowler sounds Liverpool transfer warning to Jurgen Klopp amid title fight

Robbie Fowler sounds Liverpool transfer warning to Jurgen Klopp amid title fight

Liverpool are facing fierce competition for their Premier League crown, with Manchester United three points clear at the top of the table and Manchester City also in fine form Read more ...

Warwick Racing Tips: Timeform's three best bets for Saturday

Warwick Racing Tips: Timeform's three best bets for Saturday

Timeform highlight three horses worth backing at Warwick on Saturday... Read more ...

Mourinho hints at process to revitalise Tottenham star despite exit links

Mourinho hints at process to revitalise Tottenham star despite exit links

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho has revealed there has not been “one second of discussion” about extending Gareth Bale's loan for another season. The Wales international is on a... Read more ...

Thierry Henry's Marcus Rashford advice points to Solskjaer's Liverpool solution

Thierry Henry's Marcus Rashford advice points to Solskjaer's Liverpool solution

Thierry Henry believes Marcus Rashford can be Man Utd's No.9 - and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could use that advice to find the perfect solution as they take on Liverpool Read more ...

EastEnders spoilers: Tiffany Butcher star Maisie Smith ‘QUITS' BBC soap...

EastEnders spoilers: Tiffany Butcher star Maisie Smith ‘QUITS' BBC soap after 13 years

EASTENDERS youngster Tiffany Butcher is set to make an exit from Walford in the coming months as reports have suggested actress Maisie Smith has quit her role on the BBC soap. Read more ...

Dan Lawrence is born to entertain after starring alongside Joe Root for...

Dan Lawrence is born to entertain after starring alongside Joe Root for England against Sri Lanka

LAWRENCE BOOTH: Dan Lawrence had moved fluently to 27 on the second morning of the first Test when he went down on one knee to lift spinner Lasith Embuldeniya over deep midwicket. Read more ...

French Rugby Federation president Bernard Laporte insists Six Nations WILL...

French Rugby Federation president Bernard Laporte insists Six Nations WILL go ahead next month

France's government is demanding reassurances on safety from England and Ireland over coronavirus fears before allowing its national side to visit those countries during the... Read more ...