Michael Gove is holding talks with Israeli ministers about introducing a UK version of the country's Covid passport scheme. The Cabinet Office minister arrived in Israel last night accompanied by deputy chief medical officer Jonathan Van Tam for three days of talks ... RELATED ARTICLES ... What YOU will have to give up for Boris to meet 2035 green... .
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Idriss Deby has ruled Chad for over 30 years. The president of Chad has been killed on the front line after a clash between the army and rebels at the border ... Advertisement. Advertisement ... Deby has long faced insurgencies in the north. More to follow. .
Police have blamed the New IRA for planting a bomb at a police officer’s car beside where her three-year-old daughter sits ... was attached to a container of flammable liquid ... PA ... “Every day @PoliceServiceNI officers and staff bravely step up to serve the community and this attempt to harm is a stark reminder of the challenges still facing us all.” ... .
Chauvin, 45, is charged with second-degree murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter The most serious charge carries up to 40 years in prison. Ahead of a verdict, some stores were boarded up in Minneapolis, the courthouse was ringed with concrete barriers and razor wire, and National Guard troops were on patrol ... ___ ... ___ ... .
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India remained at the 142nd position among 180 countries in the World PressFreedom index published on Tuesday, with the report saying that the country was among nations where reporting on the Covid-19 pandemic was blocked or seriously impeded. PUBLISHED ON APR 21, 2021 12.13 AM IST...China was ranked 177, and the US 44 ... ....
The application of gene therapy to complex polygenic conditions, which make up the majority of neurodegenerative diseases, has been limited to date ... Screening for glaucoma. Credit. IAPB/VISION 2020 ... Next, the team used transgenic mice bred to model tauopathy, the build-up of ‘tangles’ of tau protein in the brain ... Source. University of Cambridge ....
At least 738 people have been killed so far in Myanmar's military crackdown against anti-coup protesters, according to the latest figures by a rights watchdog ... The displaced are from Si Hut, Kone Law, Myo Haung, Myo Thit, Shwe Myaung, Namt Lan, Mone Khat, Naung Kon, and Nant Ngoe villages in Momauk Township, according to The Irrawaddy.