How India is trying to deliver Covid-19 vaccines to hundreds of millions of people

How India is trying to deliver Covid-19 vaccines to hundreds of millions of people
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Summary: One of the world’s largest countries plans to vaccinate hundreds of millions by summer.
Sentiment: positive
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The Great Canadian Polio Vaccine Heist of 1959

The Great Canadian Polio Vaccine Heist of 1959
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Summary: A theft more than 60 years ago shows how sought-after scarce vaccine doses have been in past epidemics
Sentiment: negative
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Covax vaccine-sharing scheme delivers first doses to Ghana

Covax vaccine-sharing scheme delivers first doses to Ghana
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Summary: The vaccine-sharing scheme aims to help poorer countries like Ghana get Covid-19 jabs.
Sentiment: positive
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Covax delivers first Covid vaccines in 'momentous occasion'

Covax delivers first Covid vaccines in 'momentous occasion'
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Summary: Doses land in Accra as part of scheme seeking to offset ‘vaccine nationalism’
Sentiment: positive
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Johnson & Johnson’s 1-shot vaccine deemed safe and effective by FDA

Johnson & Johnson’s 1-shot vaccine deemed safe and effective by FDA
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Summary: The shot has a "favorable safety profile" and is shown to be effective against severe COVID-19.
Sentiment: negative
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Ghana Becomes First Country To Get COVAX Vaccine Doses

Ghana Becomes First Country To Get COVAX Vaccine Doses
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Summary: The shipments are the start of "what should be the largest vaccine procurement and supply operation in history," the WHO and UNICEF say.
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FDA's verdict on Johnson & Johnson vaccine: It's real and it's spectacular

FDA's verdict on Johnson & Johnson vaccine: It's real and it's spectacular
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Summary: Game change?
Sentiment: positive
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Future Vaccines Depend on Test Subjects in Short Supply: Monkeys

Future Vaccines Depend on Test Subjects in Short Supply: Monkeys
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Summary: The pandemic has highlighted the United States’ dependence on China for research animals, reviving calls for a “strategic monkey reserve.”
Sentiment: negative
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After the West refused to provide Ukraine with Covid-19 vaccines, Kiev’s long wait finally over as 500k doses arrive from India

After the West refused to provide Ukraine with Covid-19 vaccines, Kiev’s long wait finally over as 500k doses arrive from India
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Summary: The first shipment of Indian-made doses of the Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine has arrived in Ukraine, ending months of waiting after Kiev failed to obtain jabs from the West. The country's inoculation program has now begun.
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Ghana becomes the first country in the world to receive vaccines through the United Nations-backed COVAX initiative.

Ghana becomes the first country in the world to receive vaccines through the United Nations-backed COVAX initiative.
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Summary: Ghana becomes the first country in the world to receive vaccines through the United Nations-backed COVAX initiative.
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COVID-19 FACTBOX | Fear over vaccine supply: latest on the worldwide spread of the coronavirus

COVID-19 FACTBOX | Fear over vaccine supply: latest on the worldwide spread of the coronavirus
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Summary: Covid-19 vaccine makers told the US Congress that supplies should surge in the coming weeks.
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Ghana becomes 1st to get COVAX COVID-19 vaccines in Africa

Ghana becomes 1st to get COVAX COVID-19 vaccines in Africa
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Summary: 600,000 Oxford-AstraZeneca doses arrive in capital Accra, says WHO African Region - Anadolu Agency
Sentiment: positive
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Ghana 1st nation to receive coronavirus vaccines from COVAX

Ghana 1st nation to receive coronavirus vaccines from COVAX
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Summary: ACCRA, Ghana (AP) — Ghana received the world’s first delivery of coronavirus vaccines from the United Nations-backed COVAX initiative on Wednesday — the long-awaited start for a program that has thus far fallen short of hopes that it would ensure...
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First COVID-19 vaccine doses dispatched by COVAX arrive in Ghana | CBC News

First COVID-19 vaccine doses dispatched by COVAX arrive in Ghana | CBC News
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Summary: The World Health Organization's global vaccine-sharing scheme COVAX delivered its first COVID-19 shots on Wednesday, as the race to get doses to the world's poorest people and tame the pandemic accelerates.
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Covid: WHO scheme Covax delivers first vaccines

Covid: WHO scheme Covax delivers first vaccines
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Summary: It is a milestone for a scheme aiming to ensure fair distribution of Covid-19 jabs to poorer countries.
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First COVID-19 vaccine doses dispatched by COVAX arrive in Ghana

First COVID-19 vaccine doses dispatched by COVAX arrive in Ghana
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Summary: The World Health Organization's global vaccine-sharing scheme COVAX delivered its first COVID-19 shots on Wednesday, as the race to get doses to the world's poorest people and tame the pandemic accelerates.
Sentiment: negative
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Ghana becomes first nation in world to receive Covax coronavirus vaccines

Ghana becomes first nation in world to receive Covax coronavirus vaccines
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Summary: Ghana becomes first nation in world to receive Covax coronavirus vaccines
Sentiment: positive
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Ghana receives world's first free Covid-19 vaccines under Covax scheme

Ghana receives world's first free Covid-19 vaccines under Covax scheme
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Summary: Ghana has become the first country in the world to receive vaccines acquired through the United Nations-backed COVAX initiative with a delivery Wednesday of 600,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine m…
Sentiment: positive
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Ghana receives first COVID vaccine through UN-backed COVAX scheme

Ghana receives first COVID vaccine through UN-backed COVAX scheme
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: At least 600,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine arrive in Accra as part of efforts for equitable global access to jabs.
Sentiment: negative
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Ghana becomes first nation in world to receive Covax coronavirus vaccines

Ghana becomes first nation in world to receive Covax coronavirus vaccines
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Ghana is among 92 countries that have signed up to the Covax programme,
Sentiment: positive
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Ghana To Receive World's First Doses Of Free 6-Lakh Covax Vaccines: UNICEF

Ghana To Receive World's First Doses Of Free 6-Lakh Covax Vaccines: UNICEF
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Summary: Ghana is to receive Wednesday the first shipment of Covid-19 vaccines from Covax, a global scheme to procure and distribute inoculations for free to poor countries, UNICEF and the World Health Organization said.
Sentiment: positive
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Ghana is first nation in world to receive COVAX vaccines

Ghana is first nation in world to receive COVAX vaccines
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Ghana has become the first country in the world to receive vaccines acquired through the United Nations-backed COVAX initiative with a delivery of 600,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine made by the Serum Institute of India
Sentiment: positive
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Ghana is first nation in world to receive COVAX vaccines

Ghana is first nation in world to receive COVAX vaccines
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Ghana has become the first country in the world to receive vaccines acquired through the United Nations-backed COVAX initiative with a delivery of 600,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine made by the Serum Institute of India
Sentiment: positive
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Pharmacists say 'heartbreaking' waste of Covid vaccines has a simple solution

Pharmacists say 'heartbreaking' waste of Covid vaccines has a simple solution
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Summary: The FDA says leftover Covid-19 vaccine cannot be combined because neither Moderna's nor Pfizer's products contain preservatives to prevent contamination.
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Skills for jabs: Philippines offers Britain nurses in exchange for vaccines - CityAM

Skills for jabs: Philippines offers Britain nurses in exchange for vaccines - CityAM
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: The Philippines has said it will let thousands of its healthcare workers, mostly nurses, take up jobs in Britain and Germany, if the two countries agree to donate coronavirus vaccines.
Sentiment: positive
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 14 hours ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
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San Marino buys Russia's Sputnik V after EU vaccine delivery delays

San Marino buys Russia's Sputnik V after EU vaccine delivery delays
Added 15 hours ago
Summary: San Marino isn’t an EU member and was excluded from the deals the 27-nation bloc negotiated with pharmaceutical firms.
Sentiment: positive
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Nigeria survey suggests 23% of Lagos residents had Covid last year

Nigeria survey suggests 23% of Lagos residents had Covid last year
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Summary: Study suggests infection rates have been much higher across the country than previously thought
Sentiment: positive
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Philippines offers nurses in exchange for vaccines from UK, Germany

Philippines offers nurses in exchange for vaccines from UK, Germany
Added 16 hours ago
Summary: Manila is open to lifting the cap on health care workers going overseas if it can get Covid-19 vaccines, but Britain said it is not interested in such a deal.
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Covid-19: Israel shares surplus vaccines with Palestinians

Covid-19: Israel shares surplus vaccines with Palestinians
Added 16 hours ago
Summary: Israel is giving a "symbolic" amount of surplus Covid-19 vaccines to the Palestinians and to several countries, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office said on Tuesday.
Sentiment: positive
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Diplomatic doses: Israel shares vaccines with allied nations

Diplomatic doses: Israel shares vaccines with allied nations
Added 16 hours ago
Summary: After jumping out to a quick start in its vaccination campaign, Israel announced Tuesday that it has decided to share a small surplus of its coronavirus vaccines with several friendly countries.
Sentiment: positive
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South Korea hails arrival of virus vaccines as first step in 'return to normal'

South Korea hails arrival of virus vaccines as first step in 'return to normal'
Added 17 hours ago
Summary: SEOUL - South Korea shipped its first doses of a coronavirus vaccine on Wednesday, transferring AstraZeneca vaccines from a production facility in the country to a warehouse outside the capital of Seoul in preparation for this week's inoculation drive.
Sentiment: positive
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HK's vaccine slots booked in one day as city opens reservations

HK's vaccine slots booked in one day as city opens reservations
Added 18 hours ago
Summary: On Tuesday, the first day that reservations opened for Hong Kong residents to get their COVID-19 vaccines, all slots in the following two week were immediately booked. Observers believe that the city may achieve an immunity barrier by year-end.
Sentiment: positive
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COVID-19 'vaccine diplomacy': China, Russia and India cherry-picking the countries they help

COVID-19 'vaccine diplomacy': China, Russia and India cherry-picking the countries they help
Added 18 hours ago
Summary: The three nations are not just providing allies with jabs but also countries where they want more influence.
Sentiment: positive
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PH asks UK and Germany for COVID-19 vaccines, offers quid pro quo

PH asks UK and Germany for COVID-19 vaccines, offers quid pro quo
Added 18 hours ago
Summary: MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is requesting the United Kingdom and Germany to provide the Philippines with Covid-19 vaccines in exchange for exemption from the
Sentiment: positive
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Philippines offers nurses in exchange for vaccines from Britain, Germany

Philippines offers nurses in exchange for vaccines from Britain, Germany
Added 18 hours ago
Summary: MANILA - The Philippines will let thousands of its healthcare workers, mostly nurses, take up jobs in Britain and Germany if the two countries agree to donate much-needed coronavirus vaccines, a senior official said on Tuesday (Feb 24). The Philippines, which has among Asia’s highest number of coronavirus cases, has relaxed a ban on deploying its healthcare workers overseas, but...
Sentiment: negative
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Amy Klobuchar shuts down Ron Johnson's conspiracy mongering at Capitol attack hearing

Amy Klobuchar shuts down Ron Johnson's conspiracy mongering at Capitol attack hearing
Added 19 hours ago
Summary: On Tuesday, the former leaders of the Capitol police and other authorities tasked with protecting the Capitol building testified about the Jan. 6 attack...
Sentiment: positive
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As trials ramp up, doctors stress need to vaccinate kids against COVID-19

As trials ramp up, doctors stress need to vaccinate kids against COVID-19
Added 19 hours ago
Summary: Companies focus on safety, immune response to vaccines in children and teens
Sentiment: positive
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Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine Could 'Supercharge' NYC: Mayor

Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine Could 'Supercharge' NYC: Mayor
Added 19 hours ago
Summary: The drug manufacturer promised upon approval it can produce 20 million doses of its single-shot coronavirus vaccine by the end of March.
Sentiment: positive
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World Bank threatens to suspend vaccine funding to Lebanon

World Bank threatens to suspend vaccine funding to Lebanon
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: The World Bank has threatened to suspend financing for coronavirus vaccines in Lebanon over violations by members of parliament and others it said were inoculated without registering in advance
Sentiment: negative
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WHO will pay out a lump sum for vaccine side effects from Covid-19 Covax programme

WHO will pay out a lump sum for vaccine side effects from Covid-19 Covax programme
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: The World Health Organisation has agreed a no-fault compensation plan for claims of serious side effects.
Sentiment: positive
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Philippines offers nurses in exchange for vaccines from Britain, Germany

Philippines offers nurses in exchange for vaccines from Britain, Germany
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: MANILA — The Philippines will let thousands of its healthcare workers, mostly nurses, take up jobs in Britain and Germany if the two countries agree to donate Covid-19 vaccines, a senior official said on Tuesday (Feb 23).
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Diplomatic doses: Israel shares vaccines with allied nations

Diplomatic doses: Israel shares vaccines with allied nations
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: JERUSALEM (AP) — After jumping out to a quick start in its vaccination campaign, Israel announced Tuesday that it has decided to share a small surplus of its coronavirus vaccines with several friendly countries. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s decision to...
Sentiment: positive
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From escape mutations to wild strains: Here's everything you need to know about Covid variants

From escape mutations to wild strains: Here's everything you need to know about Covid variants
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: Here's why the coronavirus mutates, why some variants are more problematic than others and what that means for life-saving vaccines.
Sentiment: positive
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Modified COVID-19 vaccines may get nod from FDA without repeating full trials - Los Angeles Times

Modified COVID-19 vaccines may get nod from FDA without repeating full trials - Los Angeles Times
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: COVID-19 vaccines adapted for new coronavirus variants can receive authorization from the Food and Drug Administration without repeating full clinical trials.
Sentiment: positive
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Biden's Misleading Vaccine Boasts

Biden's Misleading Vaccine Boasts
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: In remarks at a Pfizer manufacturing site, President Joe Biden made misleading claims while boasting about his administration's progress in getting Americans vaccinated against COVID-19.
Sentiment: positive
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Vaccine disillusionment: Coronavirus update, February 2021 — Need to Know: Coronavirus

Vaccine disillusionment: Coronavirus update, February 2021 — Need to Know: Coronavirus
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: Covid-19 vaccines aren't a perfect fix—and that's OK.
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First real-world coronavirus vaccine data in Britain show decline in infections, hospitalizations after first dose

First real-world coronavirus vaccine data in Britain show decline in infections, hospitalizations after first dose
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: Prime Minister Boris Johnson outlined next steps in lifting the country’s third national lockdown, an “exit road map” intended to be “cautious but also irreversible.”
Sentiment: positive
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Nurses for jabs? Philippines offers to lift cap on health workers traveling abroad...if UK & Germany donate vaccines

Nurses for jabs? Philippines offers to lift cap on health workers traveling abroad...if UK & Germany donate vaccines
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: The Philippines has offered to lift the cap stopping nurses and other healthcare workers from leaving the country if the United Kingdom and Germany send Covid-19 vaccines in exchange.
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Biden-Trudeau meeting: Canadians glad to get beyond Trump, but new administration brings new friction

Biden-Trudeau meeting: Canadians glad to get beyond Trump, but new administration brings new friction
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: Relations between the leaders are likely to be more harmonious, but they differ on pipeline projects, Biden's « Buy American » policies and, possibly, vaccine cooperation.
Sentiment: positive
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CDC: 929 Dead 15,923 Injured Reported Following Experimental mRNA COVID Injections

CDC: 929 Dead 15,923 Injured Reported Following Experimental mRNA COVID Injections
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: The CDC has done another data dump today into the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS), a U.S. Government funded database that tracks injuries and deaths caused by vaccines. The data goes
Sentiment: positive
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Mexican president says Mexico doing better than U.S. on virus

Mexican president says Mexico doing better than U.S. on virus
Added 21 hours ago
Summary: Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Tuesday that his country is doing better than the United States in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, even though Mexico's per capita death rate is probably higher and the country has vaccinated less than 1% of its population.
Sentiment: negative
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Philippines offers nurses in exchange for COVID-19 vaccines from Britain, Germany

Philippines offers nurses in exchange for COVID-19 vaccines from Britain, Germany
Added a day ago
Summary: MANILA: The Philippines will let thousands of its healthcare workers, mostly nurses, take up jobs in the United Kingdom and Germany if the two ...
Sentiment: positive
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Dual citizens in Mexico seek vaccine options in the US as rollout lags

Dual citizens in Mexico seek vaccine options in the US as rollout lags
Added a day ago
Summary: Mexico's vaccine rollout has been slow and cumbersome. Mexican residents with US citizenship, permanent residency or valid visas are starting to take matters into their own hands.
Sentiment: negative
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U.S. Will Have Enough Vaccine for 130 Million People by End of March

U.S. Will Have Enough Vaccine for 130 Million People by End of March
Added a day ago
Summary: Production ramp-up will help accelerate vaccine coverage
Sentiment: positive
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Diplomatic doses: Israel shares vaccines with allied nations

Diplomatic doses: Israel shares vaccines with allied nations
Added a day ago
Summary: After jumping out to a quick start in its vaccination campaign, Israel says it is sharing a small surplus of its coronavirus vaccines with several friendly countries
Sentiment: positive
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The Pandemic Will End—but Covid-19 May Be Here to Stay

The Pandemic Will End—but Covid-19 May Be Here to Stay
Added a day ago
Summary: Some viruses became endemic over time, circulating constantly, perhaps in a less lethal form. We’ll need a new game plan if this one sticks around.
Sentiment: negative
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Von der Leyen supports donating EU vaccines to healthcare workers in Africa

Von der Leyen supports donating EU vaccines to healthcare workers in Africa
Added a day ago
Summary: The European Commission President said she supported Emmanuel Macron's call to donate vaccines
Sentiment: positive
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‘Held to ransom’: Pfizer demands governments gamble with state assets to secure vaccine deal

‘Held to ransom’: Pfizer demands governments gamble with state assets to secure vaccine deal
Added a day ago
Summary: The Bureau has learned that the pharmaceutical giant also insists on indemnity against its own negligence in hardball negotiations with Latin American countries
Sentiment: negative
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Sri Lanka May Not Use China Vaccine, Orders 13.5 Million Doses From India

Sri Lanka May Not Use China Vaccine, Orders 13.5 Million Doses From India
Added a day ago
Summary: Sri Lanka has ordered 13.5 million Oxford AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccines in addition to the 500,000 doses gifted by India, and the country may not use Chinese vaccines in the second phase of immunisation, a government spokesman said today.
Sentiment: positive
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‘We didn’t quite understand’: Medvedev shared Djokovic confusion over Australian Open booing, says he does not want Covid vaccine

‘We didn’t quite understand’: Medvedev shared Djokovic confusion over Australian Open booing, says he does not want Covid vaccine
Added a day ago
Summary: Australian Open finalist Daniil Medvedev has described the reaction to the tournament closing ceremony, when an organizer refenced politics and a Covid-19 vaccine, as "strange" – and said that he would not choose to have a jab.
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Covid-19 news: UK reviews vaccine passports for travel and pubs

Covid-19 news: UK reviews vaccine passports for travel and pubs
Added a day ago
Summary: The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
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San Marino finally gets vaccines, but goes with Sputnik V

San Marino finally gets vaccines, but goes with Sputnik V
Added a day ago
Summary: ROME - The Republic of San Marino finally can start its coronavirus vaccination drive after the first shots arrived Tuesday. But the city-state surrou...
Sentiment: positive
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UN to rich nations: Don't undermine COVAX COVID-19 vaccine programme

UN to rich nations: Don't undermine COVAX COVID-19 vaccine programme
Added a day ago
Summary: BERLIN: The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) pleaded with rich countries on Monday (Feb 22) to check before ordering additional ...
Sentiment: positive
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San Marino finally gets vaccines, but goes with Sputnik V

San Marino finally gets vaccines, but goes with Sputnik V
Added a day ago
Summary: ROME (AP) — The Republic of San Marino finally can start its coronavirus vaccination drive after the first shots arrived Tuesday. But the city-state surrounded by Italy had to resort to its “Plan B” and buy Sputnik V jabs from...
Sentiment: positive
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Tourists with valid Covid passport may soon be allowed to holiday in Thailand, PM suggests

Tourists with valid Covid passport may soon be allowed to holiday in Thailand, PM suggests
Added a day ago
Summary: Thailand is looking at scrapping its mandatory two-week Covid-19 quarantine for foreigners who can show they have been vaccinated against the virus, the country’s PM said in a bid to revive the nation’s hard-hit tourism industry.
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Diplomatic doses: Israel shares vaccines with allied nations

Diplomatic doses: Israel shares vaccines with allied nations
Added a day ago
Summary: After jumping out to a quick start in its vaccination campaign, Israel says it is sharing a small surplus of its coronavirus vaccines with several friendly countries
Sentiment: positive
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Israel sharing some COVID-19 vaccines with Palestinians, Honduras, Czech Republic

Israel sharing some COVID-19 vaccines with Palestinians, Honduras, Czech Republic
Added a day ago
Summary: Israel said on Tuesday (Feb 23) that it was giving small amounts of surplus COVID-19 vaccines to Palestinian-run territories as well as to several ...
Sentiment: negative
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AstraZeneca to miss second-quarter EU vaccine supply target by half

AstraZeneca to miss second-quarter EU vaccine supply target by half
Added a day ago
Summary: AstraZeneca's total supply to the EU could be about 130 million doses by the end of June, well below the 300 million it committed
Sentiment: positive
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‘It’s irresponsible to turn vaccines into political issue,’ Hungary’s Orban says of Sputnik V amid EU’s vaccination delay

‘It’s irresponsible to turn vaccines into political issue,’ Hungary’s Orban says of Sputnik V amid EU’s vaccination delay
Added a day ago
Summary: Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has said he is not afraid of the Russian-made Sputnik V vaccine because saving lives during the Covid-19 pandemic is more important than geopolitics.
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Discussion: Variants, vaccines and the coronavirus pandemic

Discussion: Variants, vaccines and the coronavirus pandemic
Added a day ago
Summary: The emergence of coronavirus variants raises questions about ongoing efforts to slow the pandemic. The World's Elana Gordon moderated a live discussion with Harvard epidemiologist William Hanage that explored the implications of the new variants and vaccine effectiveness.
Sentiment: positive
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Vaccinating children could be key to stifling Covid, say experts

Vaccinating children could be key to stifling Covid, say experts
Added a day ago
Summary: Scientists say there is significant risk of resurgence until all age groups are immunised
Sentiment: positive
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Doorknobs That Naturally Destroys Viruses: Biomaterials Could Mean Better Vaccines, Virus-Fighting Surfaces

Doorknobs That Naturally Destroys Viruses: Biomaterials Could Mean Better Vaccines, Virus-Fighting Surfaces
Added a day ago
Summary: Scientists are working toward advances that, using nanotechnology, could lead to a hospital bed or doorknob that naturally destroys viruses. Advances in the fields of biomaterials and nanotechnology could lead to big breakthroughs in the fight against dangerous viruses like the novel coronavirus
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Hamas-ruled Gaza launches coronavirus vaccination drive

Hamas-ruled Gaza launches coronavirus vaccination drive
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip has begun its coronavirus vaccination drive following the arrival of the first vaccines to the blockaded coastal area
Sentiment: positive
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Hamas-ruled Gaza launches coronavirus vaccination drive

Hamas-ruled Gaza launches coronavirus vaccination drive
Added 2 days ago
Summary: GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip began its coronavirus vaccination drive on Monday following the arrival of the first vaccines to the blockaded coastal area. Former health ministers and several medical workers were inoculated with Russia’s...
Sentiment: positive
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COVID-19 vaccination linked to lower hospitalization risk in real-world data from Scotland | CBC News

COVID-19 vaccination linked to lower hospitalization risk in real-world data from Scotland | CBC News
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Both the Pfizer-BioNTech and Oxford-AstraZeneca shots associated with markedly reducing the risk of hospitalization for COVID-19, preliminary findings from Scotland suggest.
Sentiment: negative
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Hong Kong leader, other officials receive COVID-19 vaccine

Hong Kong leader, other officials receive COVID-19 vaccine
Added 2 days ago
Summary: HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam and other government officials received COVID-19 vaccines on Monday as the city begins its inoculation program. Lam and city’s health minister Sophia Chan were among the first people to receive their...
Sentiment: positive
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WHO chief urges rich nations not to undermine COVAX scheme

WHO chief urges rich nations not to undermine COVAX scheme
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Wealthy countries’ deals with vaccine manufacturers led to reduction in vaccines allocated to COVAX, WHO head says.
Sentiment: positive
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UN to rich nations: Don't undermine COVAX vaccine program

UN to rich nations: Don't undermine COVAX vaccine program
Added 2 days ago
Summary: GENEVA (AP) — The head of the World Health Organization pleaded with rich countries on Monday to check before ordering additional COVID-19 vaccine shots for themselves whether that undermines...
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Dubai’s Emirates seeks key role in global vaccine delivery

Dubai’s Emirates seeks key role in global vaccine delivery
Added 2 days ago
Summary: DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The belly of the Emirates plane that touched down in Dubai early Sunday from Brussels was stuffed with precious cargo: tens of thousands of doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. The arrival was part of...
Sentiment: positive
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Scotland Covid vaccination drive linked to big drop in hospital admissions

Scotland Covid vaccination drive linked to big drop in hospital admissions
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Pfizer jab cuts risk of admission by up to 85% four weeks after first dose, while AstraZeneca jab cuts risk by 94%, study finds
Sentiment: positive
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Variants with the potential to be more transmissible raise COVID-19 questions, concern

Variants with the potential to be more transmissible raise COVID-19 questions, concern
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Summary: Several coronavirus variants with the potential to be more transmissible have caused global concern over whether existing vaccines will still protect the world from a virus that is constantly mutating.Here is what we know.- How many variants?Viruses continually mutate as tiny errors are introduced e...
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False claims tying coronavirus vaccines to infertility drive doubts among women of childbearing age

False claims tying coronavirus vaccines to infertility drive doubts among women of childbearing age
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Summary: Health officials worry their hesitation may affect efforts to reach immunization targets.
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New poll shows fewer Utahns saying ‘no’ to getting vaccinated

New poll shows fewer Utahns saying ‘no’ to getting vaccinated
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Summary: A new Deseret News/Hinckley Institute of Politics poll finds just 12% of Utahns say they won’t get vaccinated, but 80% say state distribution of the doses is fair.
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Hong Kong leader, top officials receive COVID-19 vaccine

Hong Kong leader, top officials receive COVID-19 vaccine
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Summary: Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam and other officials have received the COVID-19 vaccine as the city starts its inoculation program
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Israel’s new strong-arm diplomacy: swapping vaccines for prisoners

Israel’s new strong-arm diplomacy: swapping vaccines for prisoners
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Summary: Forget about oil and arms. Coronavirus vaccines are emerging as the newest currency of choice in the Middle East.
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Police pledge maximum safety measures for vaccination | Yonhap News Agency

Police pledge maximum safety measures for vaccination | Yonhap News Agency
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Summary: SEOUL, Feb. 22 (Yonhap) -- Police on Monday pledged all-out efforts to ensure the safety o...
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UK Minister Says Pupils Will Return to School in March as PM’s Reopening Plan Faces Criticism

UK Minister Says Pupils Will Return to School in March as PM’s Reopening Plan Faces Criticism
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Summary: The statement comes as Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to announce a four-stage roadmap on easing the nation's latest coronavirus lockdown. Media outlets...
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Beyond 100M: Biden team aiming for bigger vaccine numbers

Beyond 100M: Biden team aiming for bigger vaccine numbers
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Summary: WASHINGTON (AP) — It sounded so ambitious at first blush: 100 million vaccination shots in 100 days. Now, one month into his presidency, Joe Biden is on a glide path to attain that goal and...
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Hong Kong leader, other officials receive COVID-19 vaccine

Hong Kong leader, other officials receive COVID-19 vaccine
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Summary: Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam and other officials have received COVID-19 vaccines as the city starts its inoculation program
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Hope for normality as Pfizer’s Covid vaccine rolled out to priority groups across Australia

Hope for normality as Pfizer’s Covid vaccine rolled out to priority groups across Australia
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Summary: Quarantine, frontline health and airport workers among first to receive vaccine, which experts say will reduce virus escapes from hotels and protect vulnerable populations if it does
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In Israel and beyond, virus vaccines bring political power

In Israel and beyond, virus vaccines bring political power
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Summary: Forget about oil and arms
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Vaccines headed to Utah delayed by weather, some appointments postponed

Vaccines headed to Utah delayed by weather, some appointments postponed
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Summary: Utah experienced delayed vaccines as a ripple effect of stormy weather in other parts of the United States. Utah Department of Health officials said more than 36,000 doses of the Moderna vaccine did not arrive as scheduled. Those missing doses included both initial and follow-up doses of the vaccine. Doses from the Pfizer/ BioNTech were also delayed but were eventually delivered. Those near St. George, Utah are feeling the impact of the delayed vaccine the most.
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US Nears 5 Lakh Coronavirus Deaths; "It's Terrible," Says Top Expert

US Nears 5 Lakh Coronavirus Deaths; "It's Terrible," Says Top Expert
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Summary: The United States was on the brink Sunday of the grim milestone of 500,000 Covid-related deaths since the start of the pandemic, as the nation's top virus expert warned a semblance of normalcy may not return until the end of the year.
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Two women dress up as ‘grannies’ to get vaccines in Orlando

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Two women were issued trespass warnings after they attempted to get COVID-19 vaccinations by disguising themselves as elderly at a convention center in Orlando, Florida.

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'This is our generation’s D-Day': As US nears 500,000 COVID-19 deaths, weary health care workers fight on amid the heartbreak

'This is our generation’s D-Day': As US nears 500,000 COVID-19 deaths, weary health care workers fight on amid the heartbreak
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Summary: As the USA approaches another somber COVID-19 threshold, the toil has taken a toll on health care workers. But medical teams push forward.
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New COVID-19 vaccine delivery system starts in parts of California

New COVID-19 vaccine delivery system starts in parts of California
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Summary: California's new system of delivering, tracking and scheduling coronavirus vaccines is being rolled out in select counties, a first step in Gov. Gavin Newsom's plan to smooth out what has been a confusing and disjointed rollout hampered by limited national supply.
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Anti-vaccination protesters rally in Australia

Anti-vaccination protesters rally in Australia
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Summary: Protesters gather in Australia to oppose the launch of the country's coronavirus vaccine programme.
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US nears 500,000 COVID-19 deaths

US nears 500,000 COVID-19 deaths
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Summary: WASHINGTON: The United States on Sunday (Feb 21) was on the brink of the grim milestone of 500,000 COVID-19-related deaths since the start of the ...
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When will there be enough vaccine?

When will there be enough vaccine?
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Summary: Supplies are limited, but relief could be near with emergency approval of new vaccines.
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