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UK’s Prince Andrew ‘bewildered’ by US claims over Epstein probe | UK News

Prince Andrew is “bewildered” by claims he is not cooperating with the US investigation into the alleged sex trafficking of minors by British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell and the late financier Jeffrey Epstein, according to his legal team. The daughter of the late newspaper baron Robert Maxwell is believed to have introduced Andrew to Epstein – a convicted paedophile – and …

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Explained: ICMR claims it wants to launch Covaxin by August 15, here’s what you need to know

Written by Prabha Raghavan , Edited by Explained Desk | New Delhi | Updated: July 3, 2020 3:45:41 pm Covaxin Covid-19 vaccine trials: The Drug Controller General of India, who heads apex drug regulatory body Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO), has given BBIL approvals for phase I and II clinical trials so far. The Indian Council of Medical Research …

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The ‘Talibangate’ Claims About Russian Bounties Still Don’t Add Up

What to make of the current claims that Russia paid the Taliban bounties to kill U.S. and allied soldiers in Afghanistan? Both Moscow and the Taliban deny it, while claims of new evidence surface. It is still hard to understand any reason for the Kremlin to take such a dangerous step, though — and a possible alternative explanation for what …

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Trump claims the ‘coronavirus death rate is down’ despite startling data that it’s RISING again

Donald Trump boldly claimed the coronavirus death rate is ‘down’ in the US, even though startling data, including a record-breaking rise in infections and hospitalizations, points toward another surge in fatalities.  The president took to Twitter late Thursday to claim that the staggering rise in COVID-19 cases is due to ‘massive’ testing measures, despite previously admitting he told officials to …

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Team New Zealand GM rejects misspending claims as ‘attack’ on integrity

AUCKLAND, New Zealand — Team New Zealand general manager Grant Dalton says recent allegations that the America’s Cup defender might have misused public money are part of a “deliberate, sinister and highly orchestrated attack” on its integrity. Dalton on Friday rejected allegations that have led the New Zealand government to suspend its funding of Team New Zealand, six months out …

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