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The UK approves Covid Pfizer vaccine for use next week
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The UK approves Covid Pfizer vaccine for use next week

Panos - Dec 03, 2020

The UK has become the first country in the world to approve the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine for widespread use. British…

Zoran Zaev: We will enter the EU as ‘Macedonians’ with our ‘Macedonian’ language
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Zoran Zaev: We will enter the EU as ‘Macedonians’ with our ‘Macedonian’ language

makis - Dec 01, 2020

The Prime Minister of North Macedonia, Zoran Zaev appeared confident his country would enter the EU with the name “Macedonia”…

These blood types have a lower risk of contracting Covid-19
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These blood types have a lower risk of contracting Covid-19

Panos - Nov 27, 2020

New research adds to the growing body of evidence that people with blood type ‘O’ may have a lower risk…

Former New York Times reporter blasts Amazon for censorship over Covid-19 masks
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Former New York Times reporter blasts Amazon for censorship over Covid-19 masks

Panos - Nov 27, 2020

Former New York Times reporter Alex Berenson has slammed Amazon for attempted ‘censorship’ after the company backed down from its…

European Commission reaches deal with Moderna for Covid-19 vaccine, EU official tells Reuters
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European Commission reaches deal with Moderna for Covid-19 vaccine, EU official tells Reuters

Panos - Nov 25, 2020

The European Commission has reached an agreement with Moderna to supply its Covid-19 vaccine, a European official told Reuters. Moderna announced…

Ankara blocks inspection of Turkish ship by German frigate in Libya (video)
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Ankara blocks inspection of Turkish ship by German frigate in Libya (video)

makis - Nov 23, 2020

Ankara has prevented a German frigate, participating in the European Union’s “IRINI” mission, from inspecting a suspected Turkish cargo ship…

Biden Deputy Chief of Staff pushed “mandatory” firearm buybacks
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Biden Deputy Chief of Staff pushed “mandatory” firearm buybacks

Panos - Nov 23, 2020

Jennifer O’Malley Dillon, would-be White House Deputy Chief of Staff for a Biden administration, managed Robert ‘Beto’ O’Rourke’s 2020 campaign and pushed…

NSA Spied on Denmark as it chose its Future Fighter Aircraft: Report
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NSA Spied on Denmark as it chose its Future Fighter Aircraft: Report

Panos - Nov 19, 2020

Reports in the Danish media allege that the United States spied on the country’s government and its defense industry, as…

EC gives green light for a €765-million tranche to Greece
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EC gives green light for a €765-million tranche to Greece

Panos - Nov 19, 2020

The European Commission has given its vote of confidence in the measures taken by the Greek government, while also warning that authorities…

Only one friend per child allowed in Germany under Covid-19 rules
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Only one friend per child allowed in Germany under Covid-19 rules

Panos - Nov 18, 2020

After two weeks of a light Covid-19 lockdown, the federal government of Germany wants to tighten rules, even more, to try and get a…

Scientists find massive mountains & smooth plains 660 kilometers below the surface of the Earth
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Scientists find massive mountains & smooth plains 660 kilometers below the surface of the Earth

Panos - Nov 18, 2020

Jules Verne, the father of science fiction once imagined there was an entire world located beneath the one we live…

Open Doors 2020: More American students are choosing to study in Greece
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Open Doors 2020: More American students are choosing to study in Greece

Panos - Nov 17, 2020

According to the Open Doors 2020 survey findings, published by the Institute of International Education (IIE), a growing number of Americans are…

Turkish Media: State-owned Turkish companies in tax havens will move to Turkey over fear of sanctions
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Turkish Media: State-owned Turkish companies in tax havens will move to Turkey over fear of sanctions

Panos - Nov 17, 2020

A fear of sanctions has prompted Ankara to enable state-owned Turkish companies located in tax havens to move their assets…

EU budget blocked by Hungary and Poland over rule of law issue
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EU budget blocked by Hungary and Poland over rule of law issue

Panos - Nov 17, 2020

The package includes €750bn (£673bn; $888bn) for a Covid recovery fund. Ambassadors of the 27 member states meeting in Brussels were…

New Covid-19 vaccine is nearly 95% effective, early data shows
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New Covid-19 vaccine is nearly 95% effective, early data shows

Panos - Nov 17, 2020

A new vaccine that protects against Covid-19 is nearly 95% effective, early data from US company Moderna shows. The results come hot on the heels…

Telework should be taxed, Deutsche Bank report suggests
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Telework should be taxed, Deutsche Bank report suggests

Panos - Nov 13, 2020

Working from home should be taxed to help support workers whose jobs are under threat, a report published by Greman…

Phil Collins hadn’t showered for one year, ex-wife alleges
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Phil Collins hadn’t showered for one year, ex-wife alleges

Panos - Nov 11, 2020

There is indeed something “in the air tonight”. And it could be Phil Collins’ soundtrack, according to his ex. In the…

Peace Agreement in Artsakh: President of Karabakh speaks about the hard decisions he had to agree to
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Peace Agreement in Artsakh: President of Karabakh speaks about the hard decisions he had to agree to

Panos - Nov 11, 2020

The President of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan delivered a speech following the late night statement about tripartite agreement of Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia…

International markets rally on news of Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine
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International markets rally on news of Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine

Panos - Nov 10, 2020

International markets rallied on news that Pfizer was developing a Covid-19 vaccine in collaboration with German BionTech was 90% effective in combating the virus.…

COVID-19 vaccine: BioNTech and Pfizer report 90% effectiveness in trials
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COVID-19 vaccine: BioNTech and Pfizer report 90% effectiveness in trials

Panos - Nov 10, 2020

Germany’s BioNTech and its US pharma partner Pfizer announced on Monday that their vaccine candidate is more than 90% effective in preventing…