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Joe Biden has received messages of support from world leaders on his inauguration on Wednesday (20 January) as the 46th US President.
President Joe Biden’s top medical adviser on COVID-19, Dr. Anthony Fauci, says the United States will cease reducing U.S. staff counts at the World Health Organization and pay its financial obligations to it as it vows to stay fully engaged with the U.N. health agency to help fight the coronavirus pandemic. “I am honored to announce that the United States will remain a member of the World Health Organization,” Fauci told the WHO’s executive board meeting in Geneva via videoconference.
President Joe Biden will sign 10 executive orders on Thursday to fight the coronavirus pandemic, including directing that disaster funds be used to help reopen schools and requiring that people wear masks on planes and buses, officials said. Biden, a Democrat who took over from Republican President Donald Trump on Wednesday, has promised a fierce fight against the pandemic that killed 400,000 people in the United States under Trump's watch. One order will require mask-wearing in airports and on certain modes of public transportation, including many trains, airplanes and intercity buses, officials said.
President Joe Biden will launch an array of initiatives on Thursday to rein in the raging coronavirus pandemic, tackling his top priority on his first full day in the White House as he tries to turn the page on Donald Trump's tumultuous leadership. Biden will sign 10 executive orders to fight the pandemic, including ordering the use of disaster funds to help re-open schools and mandating the wearing of protective masks on planes and buses, officials said. The new Democratic president, who took the oath of office on Wednesday, has put the pandemic at the top of a daunting list of challenges he faces in his administration's early days, including rebuilding a ravaged economy and addressing racial injustice.
World No1 Novak Djokovic has not hidden his displeasure at being in quarantine ahead of the Australian Open, hitting headlines this week with his requests for a shorter lockdown period, and more facilities for the players affected.The Serbian star seemed to see the lighter side of his situation in video recorded by a fan outside his quarters in Adelaide, however.In the footage by Jaspreet Singh, Djokovic is heard joking “Please liberate us!” during an exchange with fans from his balcony at the Majestic M Suites Hotel in North Adelaide.In a social media post on January 20, the tennis player defended the requests he’d made to officials earlier in the week, saying he’d had “good intentions” that were “misconstrued as being selfish, difficult and ungrateful”. Credit: Jaspreet Singh via Storyful
Joe Biden's administration unveiled a detailed Covid-19 roadmap Thursday to boost vaccinations and testing while centering scientific expertise, after the new US president warned during his inaugural speech the pandemic was entering its "deadliest period."
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A batch of donated Astrazeneca-Oxford vaccines produced in India will arrive in Myanmar as soon as today, a member of the national pandemic task force announced today. Part of India’s vaccine diplomacy, an undisclosed amount of its domestically produced Astrazeneca vaccine, called Covishield, is due Friday at the latest. Doses reached Dakha today and have ... This article, India-donated COVID-19 vaccines arrive by Friday. How many? That’s secret., originally appeared on Coconuts, Asia's leading alternative media company.
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 21 — The government will now allow restaurants, food stalls and food deliveries in states under the movement control order (MCO) to operate until 10pm starting tomorrow, reversing...
China struck an optimistic tone toward President Joe Biden's new administration on Thursday, saying "kind angels can triumph over evil forces" and playing down early irritants as the result of an atmosphere poisoned by Donald Trump's term in office. Bilateral relations worsened dramatically during Trump's tenure. Biden, who took office on Wednesday, is expected to maintain pressure on Beijing but with a more traditional and multilateral approach.
Kamala Harris's Indian family huddled around a television to watch her inauguration as US vice-president, but they plan on being there in person in four years if she becomes America's number one.
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Norway anticipates reduced supply of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine until the second week of February, but has an emergency stockpile and will continue administering doses as planned, the government's public health body said. Pfizer said last week it would until early February reduce deliveries to Europe of the shots developed with its partner BioNTech while it upgraded production capacity. Camilla Stoltenberg, head of the Norwegian Institute of Public Health, said the company had given varying guidance, but normal supplies were expected to resume by mid-February.
The aircraft, a UH-60 medical evacuation helicopter, was part of the Army Aviation Support Facility at Rochester International Airport, according to New York state's military and naval affairs division. There were three people on board, the Monroe County Sheriff's Office said. New York governor Andrew Cuomo said he was devastated to hear the news and he extended his condolences to the families and directed all New York state buildings to lower flags to half-staff on Thursday.
Bangkok [Thailand], January 21 (ANI): Indian shuttler HS Prannoy crashed out of the ongoing Thailand Open after losing to Malaysia's Liew Daren in the second round here on Thursday.
The soothsayer qualities of 'The Simpsons' were in action again at the inauguration of Joe Biden.
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Nikolas Ajagu showed up to watch his aunt-in-law get sworn in wearing one of the rarest sneakers of 2020.
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It's good enough for The Boss—and the Biden-Harris inauguration celebration.