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Moderna seek US, EU emergency authorization . Says Covid vaccine 100% effective

The company reported 30 severe cases - all in the placebo group - which means the vaccine was 100% effective at preventing severe cases in Phase 3 trial.It said it was on track to have about 20 mn doses of its vaccine ready to ship in US by year-end, enough to inoculate 10 mn people.

Ten COVID-19 Vaccines Seen Coming By Mid-year

Ten COVID-19 vaccines could be available by the middle of next year if they win regulatory approval, but their inventors need patent protection, the head of the global pharmaceutical industry group said.

Pfizer ends Covid-19 vaccine trial with 95% efficacy, to seek emergency-use authorisation

The only severe adverse event that affected more than 2% of those vaccinated was fatigue, which affected 3.7% of recipients after the second dose.

Pfizer plans to distribute COVID-19 vaccine : How ?

If Pfizer receives authorization for its vaccine from the FDA in the coming weeks, the company in theory could vaccinate millions of Americans by the end of the year, taking advantage of months of planning and decades of experience.

Dubai all decked up for ‘festival of lights’ celebrations : Diwali 2020

Dubai Festival City Mall is hosting Diwali celebrations with two Bollywood-themed performances by the shopping destination’s IMAGINE water, fire, light and laser show.

Blow to China, Pakistan as Russia backs India at SCO meet

Russia notes that bilateral matters of India and Pakistan should not be raised at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) forum.

Russian peacekeepers deploy to Nagorno-Karabakh after ceasefire deal

Russian peacekeeping troops deployed to Nagorno-Karabakh on Tuesday under a deal that halted six weeks of fighting between Azeri and ethnic Armenian forces, locking in place territorial gains by Azerbaijan.

U.N. opens Libya peace talks in Tunis with eye on elections

The United Nations opened talks on Libya’s future in Tunisia on Monday aimed at ending nearly a decade of chaos and bloodshed by arranging elections, but obstacles remain despite progress in cementing last month’s ceasefire.

Why Kagiso Rabada was denied a hat-trick despite scalping 3 wickets off three deliveries

KEY HIGHLIGHTS
Kagiso Rabada shone for Delhi Capitals and scalped four wickets against SRH
With total 29 scalps, he now owns the Purple Cap
Rabada was denied a hat-trick despite taking three wickets off as many balls

"COVID-19 vaccine is over 90% effective" say Pfizer and BioNTech

Pfizer Inc said on Monday its experimental COVID-19 vaccine was more than 90% effective, a major victory in the fight against a pandemic that has killed more than a million people, battered the world’s economy and upended daily life.

Biden and aides plan for the hard work of governing

Joe Biden and his advisers on Sunday were working on plans to tackle the crises facing a divided America, first and foremost the raging coronavirus pandemic, a day after the Democrat won enough states to clinch the U.S. presidency. Republican Donald Trump, the first U.S. president to lose a re-election bid in 28 years, gave no sign of conceding, instead pressing ahead with legal fights challenging the outcome.

JOSEPH BIDEN Jr. ELECTED 46TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

JOSEPH BIDEN Jr. ELECTED 46TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Biden has said his first priority will be developing a plan to contain and recover from the pandemic, promising to improve access to testing and, unlike Trump, to heed the advice of leading public health officials and scientists.

Air strikes in Ethiopia's Tigray region will continue, PM says

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed vowed further air strikes after jets bombed the northern Tigray region on Friday amid reports that Tigrayan forces had seized control of federal military sites and weapons.

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