Austria Implements COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

Austria’s President Alexander Van der Bellen Friday signed a new law requiring those ages 18 and older to get vaccinated for COVID-19, making the country the first in Europe to introduce a national vaccine mandate. Under the new law, w ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
Pakistan Interior Ministry issues alert in wake of terror attacks in Balochistan

Balochistan [Pakistan], February 4 (ANI): Pakistan’s Interior Ministry on Thursday issued a threat alert in the wake of recent terrorist attacks in the Panjgur and Naushki districts of Balochistan. In the wake of the recent terror atta ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
New forms of advertising raise questions about journalism integrity

Mainstream news media outlets have, in recent years, begun to create advertisements that look like news articles on their websites and on social media. My research raises questions about whether this modern form of advertising might infl ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
Twitter Spaces: Russia, Ukraine, And NATO -- What’s Next?

For months now, Russia has been building up forces near the Ukrainian border, pulling in troops from as far away as Siberia and the Pacific Coast. Moscow also pulled Washington and the West into talks after laying out sweeping demands fo ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
Politician says Gina Carano ‘should be in prison

Democratic congressional candidate accuses actress of ‘seditious conspiracy? Mark Judson, a democratic congressional candidate in North Carolina, has tweeted that he believes actress Gina Carano "should be in prison," respond ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
Russia should give the West security guarantees Ukraine

The onus is on Moscow to reassure countries that it harbors no aggressive intent, according to Kiev Rather than demanding assurances from Washington and NATO, Russia should provide the West with security concessions instead, Ukraine’s ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
Bolsonaro responds to reports of US pressure to cancel Russia visit

The Brazilian leader said he would be ?pleased? to visit Washington ? if he is ever invited Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro offered a cryptic comment about whether Washington is pressuring him to ditch an upcoming visit to Russia, s ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
DR Congo: More peacekeepers deployed in wake of deadly camp attack

Peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have stepped up their presence in the area around a camp for displaced people in Ituri province following a deadly attack this week, the United Nations said on Thursday. UN chi ...

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Thursday, 03 February 2022
Delhi’s air quality remains in very poor category despite light rain

New Delhi [India], February 3 (ANI): Despite light rainfall in the national capital, the air quality remained in the ‘very poor’ category with an overall Air Quality Index (AQI) at 318 on Thursday morning, according to the System of Air ...

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Thursday, 03 February 2022
UK PM’s U-turn over bear fur sparks PETA’s anger

A leaked email revealed that Boris Johnson backed the military’s continued use of black bear fur because they looked better UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has supported the continued use of real black bear fur for the hats worn by the ...

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Thursday, 03 February 2022
UK approves first protein-based vaccine

The Novavax shot, which uses conventional immunization technology, will be available for all over-18s On Thursday, the UK’s Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) approved Novavax’s vaccine as the country’s fifth sh ...

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Thursday, 03 February 2022
Ukraine set to get Turkish military drones

The use of Turkish-made drones in Ukraine has previously been a sore point in relations between Ankara and Moscow Scores of Turkish military drones could soon be produced in Ukraine and deployed in the skies close to Russia, Ukraine’s ...

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Thursday, 03 February 2022