Michael Gove is holding talks with Israeli ministers about introducing a UK version of the country's Covid passport scheme. The Cabinet Office minister arrived in Israel last night accompanied by deputy chief medical officer Jonathan Van Tam for three days of talks ... Israel has hailed its scheme as a 'world class experiment' ... RELATED ARTICLES ... .
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Idriss Deby has ruled Chad for over 30 years. The president of Chad has been killed on the front line after a clash between the army and rebels at the border ... Advertisement. Advertisement ... Deby has long faced insurgencies in the north. More to follow. .
Police have blamed the New IRA for planting a bomb at a police officer’s car beside where her three-year-old daughter sits. The device left at the part-time female officer’s home near Dungiven, Co Londonderry. was attached to a container of flammable liquid ... The device, which did not detonate, was designed to create a fireball, Mr McEwan said ... PA ... .
India remained at the 142nd position among 180 countries in the World PressFreedom index published on Tuesday, with the report saying that the country was among nations where reporting on the Covid-19 pandemic was blocked or seriously impeded. PUBLISHED ON APR 21, 2021 12.13 AM IST...China was ranked 177, and the US 44 ... ....
Paris, (UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - 20th Apr, 2021 ) .Reigning champions Suzuki announced on Tuesday that they had become the latest team to extend their deal to race in MotoGP, saying they had committed until the 2026 season ... ....
Scientists at the University of Cambridge have shown in animal studies that gene therapy may help repair some of the damage caused in chronic neurodegenerative conditions such as glaucoma and dementia ... However, each of these conditions is rare, and monogenic – that is, caused by a single defective gene ... Screening for glaucoma. Credit. IAPB/VISION 2020.
MINNEAPOLIS — Former MinneapolisOfficer Derek Chauvin was convicted Tuesday of murder and manslaughter for pinning George Floyd to the pavement with his knee on the Black man’s neck in a case that touched off worldwide protests, violence and a furious reexamination of racism and policing in the U.S. Chauvin, 45, could be sent to prison for decades.