AstraZeneca boss dismisses criticism of Oxford coronavirus vaccine’s ‘shaky science’ – amid fears it might NOT be approved by regulators – and insists the jab works ‘whichever way you cut the data’

Andrew Pollard is the director of the Oxford vaccine group. He is also a Professor of paediatric infection and immunity at the University of Oxford, honorary consultant paediatrician at Oxford Children’s Hospital and Vice Master of St Cross College, Oxford.

Herbstreit reacts to Vandy firing Mason, Lea’s potential fit

“And the way (Lea coaches) … he’s the only defensive coordinator that I’ve come across that doesn’t yell. Like, he never yells. He’s just more of a conversationalist, more of a kind of a cerebral approach, X-O kind of guy and some of the players were telling me he’s very emotional. Like, he hugs on […]

11pm Chelsea transfer news LIVE: Lionel Messi tussle with Blues ‘in equation’, Spurs reaction, FA Cup draw

“With the transfer ban last year, it was more about the younger players coming in and being efficient as a team to at least stay where we are and look further forward in improvement. I think we made good steps on that front.

FG plans debt restructuring

The minister said government’s policy on Ease-of-Doing Business would be sustained, listing the items to include reduction of taxes, duties and levies to enable businesses expand and hire more workers, rather than close down or sack workers, as would otherwise, be the case.

Poverty is fuelling antibiotic resistance in Nigeria — Stakeholders

As COVID-19 threatens to accelerate spread of microbial resistance By Gabriel Olawale An alarm has been raised over increasing cases of antibiotic resistance in Nigeria as a result of lack of financial power by patients to access quality healthcare.   The Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, St. Racheal’s Pharmaceutical Nigeria Limited, Akinjide Adeosun, who raises the […]

Bajaj Auto may transfer its stake in KTM to Pierer Mobility

Bajaj Auto and KTM have restarted discussions on assessing the possibility of transferring Bajaj’s 48% stake in the operating KTM AG to Pierer Mobility AG, while the Pierer-Group continues to retain the controlling stake in Pierer Mobility AG, the company informed BSE. The listed company Pierer Mobility AG holds approximately 51. 7% of the shares […]

Leaked documents suggest China mishandled COVID-19 situation in early stages: Report

The document, which CNN verified via six independent experts, revealed how the region struggled to manage the coronavirus outbreak between October 2019 and April 2020. It showed what appeared to be an inflexible health care system constrained by top-down bureaucracy and rigid procedures that were ill-equipped to deal with the emerging crisis.

India vs Australia | Shreyas Iyer ready for short-pitched balls; hopes Indian bowlers too comeback

In the second game, he just watched the ball and reacted accordingly. “It was easy to do that rather than thinking about what the bowler is going to do. I like to give myself some time at the beginning. In that way, if you are set, you can predict what the bowler is trying to […]

Delingpole: Laurence Fox Has Lunch with Friends. Quick! Fine Him! Cancel Him!

I know people who’ve died, people I loved. I’m currently Covid positive, it’s real, it’s awful. Messages like this, some people will listen and relax their guard. You could kill people. One of the people you hugged, you could have killed them. It’s bleak, but true. THINK.

Coronavirus robs biblical Bethlehem of Christmas cheer

Midnight Mass, a solemn event led by the Latin Patriarch that is usually attended by religious leaders, local VIPs and hundreds of pilgrims from around the world, has also been scaled back, Salman said. He said officials are still working on the guest list, but it is expected to include religious leaders and some foreign […]