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47 Australian Open Players Confined as COVID-19 Cases Found after Flights

Articles : 292 | Last update : Jan 17, 2021 9:04:00 AM | Start : Jan 15, 2021 8:48:00 PM | Sources : 130

Australian Open arrivals hit by positive covid-19 tests External link

Source country arkansasonline Sunday, January 17, 2021 9:04:00 AM CET | info [other]

Entities: Jonathan Dasnieres De Veigy[1]; Andy Murray[1]; Roberto Bautista Agut[1]; Sylvain Bruneau[1]; Bianca Andreescu[1]; Kin Cheung[1]; Craig Tiley[1]; Naomi Osaka[1];

Other categories: Coronavirus Infection;

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Craig Tiley said: "We are communicating with everyone on this flight, and particularly the playing group whose conditions have now changed, to ensure their needs are being catered to as much as possible, and that they are fully appraised of the situation,"

Three coronavirus cases have been detected among charter flights carrying tennis players, coaches and officials to Melbourne for the Australian Open, forcing 47 players into strict hotel quarantine. The players from the two affected flights -- arriving from Los Angeles and Abu Dhabi -- were in a.......

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Biden plans dozens of executive orders for early days of presidency - POLITICO

Articles : 151 | Last update : Jan 17, 2021 9:18:00 AM | Start : Jan 16, 2021 10:25:00 PM | Sources : 133

Citizen Digital: Biden plans ‘roughly a dozen’ Day One executive actions External link

Source country kenyamoja Sunday, January 17, 2021 8:55:00 AM CET | info [other]

Entities: Ron Klain[1]; Joe Biden[1]; Donald Trump[1];

Other categories: Coronavirus Infection;

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Ron Klain said: “President-elect Biden is assuming the presidency in a moment of profound crisis for our nation,” “During the campaign, President-elect Biden pledged to take immediate action to start addressing these crises and build back better”

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden will cap a busy day of inauguration pageantry by using the powers of his new office to push policy changes on housing, student loans, climate change and immigration, a top aide said on Saturday. Biden, who campaigned on a raft of promises to undo President Donald.......

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India starts world's largest Covid-19 vaccination drive

Articles : 178 | Last update : Jan 17, 2021 3:28:00 AM | Start : Jan 16, 2021 12:41:00 AM | Sources : 0

Vaccination Drive Begins in India, Bailey Bridge on Jammu-Srinagar Highway Opens After 1 Week: Top Headlines External link

Source country india Sunday, January 17, 2021 3:28:00 AM CET | info [other]

Vaccination Drive: India began its vaccination drive against Coronavirus on Saturday with a grand total of 1,91,181 citizens getting inoculated against the target of three lakh people set by the government. Covishield and Covaxin were the two vaccines – as approved by the Centre – given to doctors,.......

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Joe Biden to prioritise legal status for millions of immigrants

Articles : 59 | Last update : Jan 17, 2021 9:16:00 AM | Start : Jan 17, 2021 2:23:00 AM | Sources : 59

Joe Biden to prioritise legal status for millions of immigrants External link

Source country itv Sunday, January 17, 2021 9:16:00 AM CET | info [other]

Entities: Ronald Reagan[1]; Barack Obama[2]; Domingo Garcia[1]; Ron Klain[1]; Ali Noorani[1]; Matt Slocum[1]; Joe Biden[1]; Donald Trump[2];

Other categories: Coronavirus Infection;

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Domingo Garcia said (about Barack Obama) : “I was pleasantly surprised that they were going to take quick action because we got the same promises from Obama, who got elected in 2008, and he totally failed,”

Ali Noorani said: “What was seared in their mind was family separation. They took it out on the Republican Party in 2018 and they took it out on Trump in 2020,” “To put a really fine point on it, they want to end the cruelty of the Trump administration”

Pew Research Centre estimates there were 10.5 million illegal immigrants in the US in 2017....

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China builds hospital in 5 days after surge in virus cases

Articles : 71 | Last update : Jan 17, 2021 5:58:00 AM | Start : Jan 16, 2021 7:52:00 AM | Sources : 60

China builds 1,500-room hospital in five days amid COVID surge External link

Source country nypost Saturday, January 16, 2021 10:20:00 PM CET | info [other]

Other categories: Coronavirus Infection;

China is throwing up instant hospitals again to deal with its latest surge of COVID-19 patients. A 1,500-room hospital to treat people with the coronavirus was finished Saturday after just five days of construction. The hospital is one of six with a total of 6,500 rooms being built in Nangong, south.......

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Guatemala tries blocking caravan of 9,000 Honduran migrants

Articles : 43 | Last update : Jan 17, 2021 9:01:00 AM | Start : Jan 16, 2021 10:54:00 PM | Sources : 28

US-bound migrant caravan in Guatemala swells to 9,000 people External link

Source country digitaljournal Sunday, January 17, 2021 2:26:00 AM CET | info [other]

Entities: Mark Morgan[1]; Joe Biden[1]; Donald Trump[1];

Other categories: Coronavirus Infection; Tear gas;

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Joe Biden promised: "a fair and humane immigration system"

Seeking to escape poverty, unemployment, gang and drug violence and the aftermath of two devastating hurricanes, the migrants, most of them traveling on foot, planned to head first to Mexico and then on to the US, a journey of thousands of kilometers. A first group of men, women and children -- many.......

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March for Life asks its supporters to stay home this year

Articles : 39 | Last update : Jan 17, 2021 7:43:00 AM | Start : Jan 16, 2021 9:42:00 PM | Sources : 39

March for Life asks its supporters to stay home this year External link

Source country messenger-inquirer Sunday, January 17, 2021 7:43:00 AM CET | info [other]

Organizers of the March for Life, the anti-abortion movement’s preeminent annual event, are asking their supporters nationwide not to gather in Washington this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic and political unrest. Instead, a small group of invited anti-abortion leaders will march Jan....

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Coronavirus found in China ice cream samples, thousands of boxes seized: Report

Articles : 36 | Last update : Jan 17, 2021 9:05:00 AM | Start : Jan 17, 2021 2:21:00 AM | Sources : 36

COVID-19: In a first, coronavirus found in this food item in China, details here External link

Source country dnaindia Sunday, January 17, 2021 9:05:00 AM CET | info [other]

Other categories: Coronavirus Infection;

In yet another bad news coming from China, Coronavirus has been detected by Chinese officials in samples of ice cream in the eastern region. The move forced the authorities to seize the products which are believed to be potentially contaminated. It is learnt that the Chinese officials have sealed Daqiaodao Food Co Ltd, situated in Tianjin....

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They will join the seven existing large-scale centres to offer vaccines

Articles : 35 | Last update : Jan 17, 2021 5:07:00 AM | Start : Jan 16, 2021 11:37:00 PM | Sources : 0

Ten new mass Covid jab centres open as drive to vaccinate picks up pace Ten further mass vaccination centres are due to open in England this week with External link

Source country msn-uk Sunday, January 17, 2021 3:56:00 AM CET | info [other]

Ten further mass vaccination centres are due to open in England this week with more than a million over-80s invited to receive their coronavirus jab as part of the drive to protect 15m people in the most vulnerable groups by mid-February. It comes as health secretary Matt Hancock urged the public to.......

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Today’s coronavirus news: Canada passes 700,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases; Ontario reports 3,056 cases, 51 deaths; India starts world’s largest vaccination drive

Articles : 34 | Last update : Jan 17, 2021 7:11:00 AM | Start : Jan 16, 2021 8:11:00 PM | Sources : 34

Biden says his advisers will lead with ‘science and truth’ External link

Source country thehimalayantimes Sunday, January 17, 2021 7:11:00 AM CET | info [other]

Entities: Francis Collins[1]; Maria Zuber[1]; Eric Lander[1]; Ram Chandra Poudel[1]; Frances Arnold[1]; Pope Francis[1]; Kamala Harris[1]; Joe Biden[1]; Sudip Parikh[1];

Other categories: Coronavirus Infection;

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Joe Biden said: “This is the most exciting announcement I’ve gotten to make,”

Kamala Harris said: “The science behind climate change is not a hoax. The science behind the virus is not partisan,” “The same laws apply, the same evidence holds true regardless of whether or not you accept them”

Joe Biden said: “Science is discovery. It’s not fiction,”

Kamala Harris said: “Superheroes aren’t just about our imagination,” “They are walking among us. They are teachers and doctors and scientists, they are vaccine researchers … and you can grow up to be like them, too”

Sudip Parikh said: “clearly signals the administration’s intent to involve scientific expertise in every policy discussion,”

Eric Lander said: “As a kid growing up in Brooklyn, I saw America go to the moon,”

WILMINGTON: In a dig at the outgoing Trump administration, President-elect Joe Biden introduced his slate of scientific advisers Saturday with the promise that they would summon “science and truth” to combat the coronavirus pandemic, climate crisis and other challenges....

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