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In Kazakhstan's street battles, signs of elites fighting each other

A power struggle within the government has fuelled talk that the people fighting in the streets were proxies for feuding factions of the political elite.

Rapid nose swab tests for Covid-19 may not detect Omicron quickly enough: Expert

Manufacturers should seek approval to allow users to safely collect samples from the throat as well, says the infectious diseases expert.

No jab, no job: Citigroup to fire unvaccinated staff this month

It would be the first major Wall Street institution to implement a strict Covid-19 vaccine mandate.

Biden comforts families in fire-devastated Colorado

He comforts locals surrounded by apocalyptic damage from the inferno.


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