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Hunger-Striking Ethiopia Politicians ‘Deteriorating’ in Jail | World News

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Lawyers representing jailed Ethiopian opposition politicians say they are concerned for the lives of their clients, whose hunger strike has gone on for nearly a month and drawn international attention as they protest their treatment by the government. “Four of them have continued with their hunger strike and their health is …

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Singapore’s First Chinese COVID-19 Vaccines Arrive Ahead of Approval | World News

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore received its first batch of the COVID-19 vaccine made by China’s Sinovac Biotech on Tuesday, its health ministry said, although the shot is still awaiting approval for use in the city-state. Sinovac has started submitting initial data but the Health Sciences Authority is currently awaiting all the necessary information to carry …

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UN: Yemen faces world’s worst famine and needs $3.85 billion

CAMEROON — Conflict-torn Yemen “is falling off a cliff” and will face the worst famine the world has seen for decades unless donors, and especially its Gulf neighbours, contribute generously to this year’s U.N. humanitarian appeal for $3.85 billion, the U.N. humanitarian chief warned Wednesday. Mark Lowcock said Gulf countries, especially Saudi Arabia and the …

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The NBA world reacts to Luka Doncic’s step-back game winner vs Boston

After a brilliant comeback in the final three minutes gave Boston the lead, a little bit of Luka magic ended any hope of a needed Celtics win. Boston (15-16) fell on a Luka Doncic last-second step-back dagger that looked like a replay of past Doncic miraculous moments. Dallas improved to 15-15 with a 110-107 win …

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2005 gymnastics world champ Chellsie Memmel mounting comeback

Back in 2005, American Chellsie Memmel was crowned gymnastics world champion. Now in 2021, the 32-year-old mother of two is training for an Olympic comeback. Chellsie Memmel wants to emphasize something. This is not about ego nor unfinished business nor fending off some sort of early-onset midlife crisis. The 32-year-old Memmel’s return to competitive gymnastics …

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World Market Outlook for Empty Capsules Sector to 2030, by Product, Raw Material, Therapeutic Application and End-User

DUBLIN, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The “Empty Capsules Market by Product, Raw Material, Therapeutic Application, End User – Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2020 – 2030” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global empty capsules market size was valued to USD 2.20 billion in 2019, and is predicted to garner USD …

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Facebook Says Australian Rule Changes Allow It to Chose Publishers | World News

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Changes to media rules proposed by Australia will allow Facebook Inc to choose if news remains on the platform and support the publishers it chooses, Campbell Brown, the firm’s vice-president of global news partnerships said on Tuesday. In a blog posting, Brown said after discussions with the Australian government, the social media …

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