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The Premier survived two confidence votes in Parliament last week but crucially lost his absolute majority in the Senate after an ally defected.
The drugmaker will instead focus pandemic research on treatments, with initial efficacy data on an experimental oral antiviral expected by the end of March.
The woman, who returned to New Zealand on Dec. 30, tested positive for the South African strain of the virus after leaving a two-week mandatory quarantine.
The president, who said his symptoms are mild, has been widely criticized for his handling of the pandemic in Mexico, and for not setting a better example.
The coronavirus has killed more than 2 million people worldwide, including more than 414,000 in the United States.
Protests erupted in over 60 Russian cities on Saturday to demand the release of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, the Kremlin’s most prominent foe.
A complaint at the International Criminal Court alleges the Brazilian president has violated human rights law by targeting tribes and the Amazon rainforest.
The Tokyo Games were postponed 10 months ago at the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, and now the event appears threatened again.
The pet, Boncuk, shows up every day around 9 a.m. and waits until nightfall for her owner, but doesn’t go into the facility.
President Biden’s predecessor, Donald Trump, halted funding to the WHO and announced a process to withdraw.