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Covid-19 infection rate approaching highest of pandemic so far – WHO chief - By Reuters - 2h ago - The number of new Covid-19 cases per week has nearly doubled globally over the past two months, approaching the highest rate seen so far during the pandemic, the head of the World Health Organization said on Friday.

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New Zealand's much admired Covid-19 response worsened housing crisis -- By Reuters

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Gunman kills eight, takes own life at FedEx site in Indianapolis -- By Reuters

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Chicago releases graphic video of police shooting 13-year-old -- By Reuters

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Meghan Markle will make 'private arrangements' to mark Prince Philip's death -- By Bang Showbiz

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Chicago to release video of police shooting 13-year-old boy -- By Reuters

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Russian intelligence slams US cyber attack claims as 'nonsense' -- By AFP

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India reports over 200 000 Covid-19 cases in 24 hours -- By Chelsea Lotz

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Derek Chauvin waives right to testify at murder trial for George Floyd arrest -- By Reuters

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WHO fears a spike in Covid-19 during Ramadaan in North Africa, Eastern Mediterranean -- By Keagan Le Grange -- Apr 15, 2021

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Ex-world leaders urge US to heed SA's plea to waive vaccine property rules -- By AFP -- Apr 15, 2021

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US expected to announce sanctions on Russia over hacking, election meddling -- By AFP -- Apr 15, 2021

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Emotional Australian PM chokes back tears as he announces end to Afghan deployment -- By AFP -- Apr 15, 2021

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US hopes to restore tarnished reputation with new climate change pledges ahead of Earth Day -- By Reuters -- Apr 15, 2021

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WATCH: 'Time to end America's longest war' - Biden announces withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan -- By AFP -- Apr 14, 2021

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Defense medical expert says George Floyd's cause of death 'undetermined' -- By AFP -- Apr 14, 2021

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Myanmar military arrests doctors for participating in pro-democracy protests -- By Chelsea Lotz -- Apr 14, 2021

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Defence expert testifies George Floyd died from heart disease, exhaust fumes -- By Reuters -- Apr 14, 2021

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Minnesota cop who shot black man after traffic stop arrested -- By Reuters -- Apr 14, 2021

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