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WHO calls for emergency meeting as monkeypox cases top 100 in Europe

A portion of skin tissue, harvested from a lesion on the skin of a monkey infected with monkeypox virus, seen at 50-fold magnification on day 4 of rash development in 1968. CDC/Handout via REUTERS Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Cases in nine European countries, North America and Australia The reason …

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WHO calls for emergency meeting as monkeypox cases pass 100 in Europe

Rare outbreak of viral disease outside Africa Cases in the UK, Spain, Belgium, France and North America The reason is still not clear The World Health Organization holds an emergency meeting to discuss cases With the number of cases exceeding 100, Germany says it is the largest ever in Europe LONDON (Reuters) – The World …

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Asian stocks struggle after bad China data

Traders in front of a screen with trading numbers in red at the Stock Exchange of Thailand building in Bangkok, Thailand, March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Juarawee Kittisilpa/Files Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Asian stock markets: China retail sales down 11.1%, production down 2.9% Nikkei offsets gains, S&P 500 futures dip Dollar …

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Blood marker identified for children at risk of SIDS described as ‘breakthrough’

A newborn baby holds a nurse’s finger in the maternity ward of Children’s Hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan, October 24, 2021. REUTERS/Jorge Silva/ Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK (Reuters) – A team of Australian researchers has identified a biochemical marker in the blood that could help identify newborns at …

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Stocks fall, yields rise after US inflation data

MILAN (Reuters) – Global stocks fell on Wednesday and bond yields rose after US data showed inflation there slowed less than expected last month, bolstering expectations of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike. US futures turned negative after data showed US consumer price growth slowed to 8.3% in April from 8.5% in March, indicating that …

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In the long run: Qantas bets on non-stop flights from Sydney to London with Airbus order

Order 12 Airbus A350-1000 Long Range Aircraft A direct commercial flight from Sydney to London will start in late 2025 A 20-hour flight to be the longest non-stop flight in the world Orders 20 A321XLRs and 20 A220s to renew the domestic fleet Total Airbus deal could be worth more than $4 billion – Baringway …

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